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.
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.
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.
PONY presents a retrospective covering some of its most iconic moments over the last four decades. Founded by Roberto Muller in 1972 as a direct competitor to the German giants of adidas and PUMA, the “Product Of New York” Chevron has graced the feet of everyone from Muhammed Ali and Pele to the likes of Reggie Jackson, Franco Harris and more.
Stussy presents the Stussy Fall 2012 Collection Lookbook, shot once again by photographer Kenneth Capello. Kenneth Cappello produced and shot the collection on the beach, highlighting the strong pieces from the new line.
Alicia Keys, the 14-time Grammy Award-winning singer/songwriter/producer and actress, has entered into a partnership with Reebok Classics, the hallmark of which is a signature footwear collection for Fall/Winter 2012. Alicia worked with Reebok’s design team to produce sneaker styles that utilize luxe fabrics and bold, contemporary designs, featuring revamped versions of the Freestyle Hi, Freestyle Hi Dubble Bubble and Princess in tonal black colorways with metallic studding, or finished in a predominantly Gravel base with Aubergine accents. The collection is available now.
Mountain Dew, Keelan Dadd and DGK skateboards have teamed up to bring you a fresh new look and a fresh new way to rock some DGK. The package is basically the essential for the road, something that skateboarders might need while looking for that new spot to skate. It includes a duffle bag, pair of socks, hip-pouch, sunglasses, coozie and stickers so you can represent to the fullest.
Jonathan Mannion‘s career started by shooting Jay-Z’s Reasonable Doubt album cover, and he has never looked back since. These days, the prolific photographer works on a handful of projects, yet his passion still lies in capturing the heart and soul of hip-hop culture. Yokohama-based Lafayette got in touch with the photographic maestro for a line of collaboration t-shirts. The front print features a photograph of the late, great Christopher Wallace, affectionately known as Notorious B.I.G., inside one of his verses from his famous song, “Unbelievable.”
It’s been 10 years since Clipse dropped Lord Willin’ and to celebrated Play Cloths is creating a limited run of 35 t-shirts with the albums hand drawn artwork of the Pusha T and No Malice. Lord Willin’ is what started it all. The artwork which left a mark on Hip-Hop memory banks featured the hand drawn brothers riding in a drop-top with Jesus Christ in the back seat.