19 Oct
Limited edition Korean rap group footwear... in pristine white

Unlike the visual traffic accident that was the Jeremy Scott x 2NE1 adidas Originals JS Wings High-Top Sneakers we premiered earlier this week, Mr. Scott takes the the 2.0 version of the same JS Wings sneakers in the aesthetically opposite terminal point. His second collab with 2NE1 — the female Korean pop group — loses […]

31 Aug
McQ gets subtle for Fall/Winter 2011 footwear collection

With what is normally considered summer footwear, Alexander McQueen give his take on the tennis shoe with the latest in his Fall/Winter 2011 footwear collection. With the exception of McQueen’s signature skull embossed on the heel, the all white sneaker is the apotheosis of subtlety — an aspect rarely attributed to the work of the […]

3 Aug
Pristine white luxury high-top sneakers made in Italy

Yesterday we brought you Common Projects’ Duck Boots, and today comes another beauty from the New York label. These pristine white high-top premium leather sneakers emulate vintage basketball shoes of days past, with perforations on the upper, padded tongue and ankle, and cream rubber sole with textured foxing and heel. Of course as always there’s […]

What is surely one of the best pieces of news of 2011, the courts of Puerto Montt in Chile have temporarily blocked the $2.9 billion HidroAysen dam project in Patagonia from moving forward. While far from a final victory, the block is a monumental win for ecologists, adventure lovers, outdoorsmen, environmental groups and human beings […]

20 Dec
New sneaker collection for Spring/Summer 2011

New York and Milan-based designer Adam Kimmel previews 2 of the new high tops in his Spring/Summer 2011 collection. Although only presently leaking the two models above — in either black or pristine white with contrasting outsoles — two other colorways are set to release as well. The traditional premium leather high-tops also feature a […]