TASCHEN is gearing up to release individual books on influential fashion moguls Yohji Yamamoto and Rei Kawakubo.  With designs that explore his adoration for women and the female form, Yohji Yamamoto set about creating anti-fashion through fashion. His designs are both intellectual and utilitarian. The book Yohji Yamamaoto features 30 years of the influence his [...]


16 Oct
Boast your loyalty for Comme des Garcons' Rei Kawakubo

Boast your loyalty and love for Rei Kawakubo with Les Plus Dorés simply stated “Team Kawakubo” tshirt, an ode to the beloved Comme des Garcons founder and designer. The New York label has previously dropped shirts showing their love for Team Margiela, Team Tisci and Team Slimane, so this latest version should come as no surprise. [...]


12 Aug
Half sneaker half boot half alligator...for cold environments

As summer winds down, we’re given the opportunity to check out some new cold weather kicks from a company that knows how to keep the focus on their philosophy and not one particular shoe. New Balance, unlike most shoe companies, uses a numbered reference system instead of the traditional naming. The newest in their line [...]


13 Sep
$5 mountaineering looks, $130 pricetag

Although Lanvin is usually right on the money (and who isn’t excited about their upcoming H&M collaboration), I have to question Alber Elbaz’ judgment on this accessory release. Why someone would fork out $130 for a $5 karabiner you can pick up at any sporting goods store is beyond me. Sure, there’s the little Lanvin [...]


Converse has been busy with a far-flung series of collaborations of late (Varvatos/Converse and Bodega/Converse to name but a recent few), and this time they partner up with powerhouse Japanese label Comme de Garcons. The Converse x CdG PLAY is a classic canvas Chuck Taylor and adorned with the Comme de Garcons PLAY heart. Rei [...]

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