23 Dec
Belgian couture sneakers at Porvocacao

Belgian luxury couture label Maison Martin Margiela has these standout high top sneakers available at Porvocacao. Constructed of premium black leather, the shoes feature a perforated toe box and tongue, color contrasting off white laces, a padded cutout overlay at the heel collar, off white leather lining and a translucent gum midsole. Pick them up […]


3 Nov
Camel/camel plaid coat in virgin wool

Maison Martin Margiela gives us another reason to look forward to some cold winter nights. A classic duffle coat lifted straight from old naval photograph, the camel color reversible offers the option of a camel color plaid on the inside. Made in Italy from luxurious virgin wool fabric, the straight fitted coat features leather toggles, […]


19 Oct
A coin wallet for the modern gentleman

As a part of the luxury label’s 2010 Fall/Winter accessories collection, Maison Martin Margiela introduces a coin purse made for the modern gentleman. Constructed of vegetable tanned leather and classically styled with an exterior metal frame, the sleek wallet can tuck into the back of your slacks to silently muffle the endless of jangle of […]


2 Aug
Margiela's high-tops get a mid-high version for Fall/Winter 2010

For Fall/Winter 2010 Martin Margiela has released a mid-top version of its high-top sneaker. The sneaker features panels of emerald green nylon and suede mixed up with a reflective ‘techno’ carbon, finished off with putty colored laces and a gum sole. Pick up the Martin Margiela mid-top sneaker at Oki-Ni for $515 (£325). Two more […]


26 Jul
Customize your own premier French retro helmet

French retro helmet designer Les Atelier Ruby have long sold their helmets at Parisian boutique colette, but they have now premiered a new helmet project called “Costume“. Customize your very own helmet among 4,000 combinations, centered around their famous blue “colette” design. Seems like a good idea — most of their editions have been penned […]


17 Feb
Margiela gets traditional...sort of...

Known for their somewhat flamboyant style, Maison Martin Margiela have just released their Spring/Summer 2010 Collection, which include the Icognito Assemblé models above. And as bespoke as these are, they’re still restrained when compared to earlier collections (see 2 earlier models below and after the Jump) which had decidedly 80s-futuristic TRON-like styling elements. For Spring/Summer […]


9 Feb
Making silver look like tinfoil

The ever fearless Maison Martin Margiela’s new jewelry collection uses silver with unique texturing to appear as if all items — rings, bracelets and key tie clips — were wrapped in aluminum foil. Which kind of goes against the normal marketing rules of making cheaper stuff look more expensive, not the other way around. The […]