Drawing inspiration from the refreshing Cuban blend of mint, sugar and rum, the enduring union between mita, Oshman’s and New Balance has produced a pair of the 574. The kicks are built on a gum sole with a suede upper that is fitted in a minty green color that is cut with grey and white. Mint leaves are placed on the insole though a cork option is also available and a lace lock leaf furthers the metaphor.
For its latest Holiday 2012 lookbook, Akomplice recently tapped the eye of burgeoning Chicago-based photographer trashhand. With apperances from the likes of Raekwon, Slum Village, Dungeon Family, Devin the Dude, YP, Two 9, Cunninlynguists and Slimm Calhoun, the lookbook sets the tone for the fall/winter range from the streetwear label.
The California apparel label Twelve Bar is teaming up with Kennedy to produce a one-off T-shirt collab, transferring the blue, green, and red seen on his album cover into TB’s trademark Heart logo. The back of Tee also borrows the phrase, “It’s All Love” from the album combined with the number “1″ to mark the fact that this is their first collaboration together. The Twelve Bar x Dom Kennedy Young Nation T-Shirt will be available in limited numbers.
For Fall/Winter 2012, The Genesis Project’s releases for November feature an updated array of team strapbacks with new patterned brim combos. Included among the highlights are a duo of Brooklyn Nets models in floral and red Navajo iterations, while NFL fans can get their fix with options from the Miami Dolphins, Detroit Lions, San Francisco 49ers, among a host of popular big-city teams.
Inspired by Transformer‘s Megatron, the Calvin Johnson x Nike CJ81 collection serves as Nike’s latest collaboration with the famed wide receiver. Adding a touch of Megatron imagery to the CJ81 Nike Air Max Flyposite, CJ81 Nike Huarache Free Shield, and CJ81 Nike Vapor Jet Glove 2.0, amongst other items, each piece uniquely embodies a touch of Megatron’s likeness.
9FIVE Eyewear and acclaimed hip hop producer, Alchemist, have teamed up for a limited edition project. The “Yacht Rock” collaboration combines a premium eyewear frame and 7 inch vinyl, produced by Alchemist for 9FIVE. This collaboration is limited to 400 pieces worldwide.
Supreme has worked with American designer Adam Kimmel to produce a Jumpsuit for Fall. Custom fit for Supreme, the cotton twill Jumpsuit features a full button front, two chest pockets & two hand pockets at the waist. Available in two colorways overdyed camo and navy.