Fashion

Wednesday, September 17th, 2014

Carhartt Wip + Neighborhood Panther Print Collection


A print with proven staying power, this latest panther print collection is not one to miss. The Collection offers a variety of seasonal staples, including cargo pants, slim fit pants, a take on Carhartt WIP’s blue collar-inspired workman’s jacket, a hoodie, and even a blazer. Each dons the all-over black and gold print, helping to extend the usual functionality and edge of the Carhartt WIP brand into an entirely new style game.

Wednesday, September 17th, 2014

Pharrell x Adidas Collaboration Gets an Official Release Date


Kanye West, Pharrell, and Nigo all joined the Three Stripes in what many perceived as a game-changing move. It looks like Skateboard P will be the first out of the trio to have his adidas sneaker released.

Monday, September 15th, 2014

Jordan Brand x Derek Jeter Collection


In a move we all saw coming, Jordan Brand has released an official Jeter collection to celebrate the storied career of the Yankee shortstop. The label pays RE2PECT to an icon with a special release of the Air Jordan 1 and Flight Flex Trainer inspired by the classic New York uniforms. Midnight Navy and Sail dominate each shoe, with subtle highlights including pinstripes and gold logos inspired by greatness.

Sunday, September 14th, 2014

Nike Air Huarache Run Collection


The Air Huarache is without any doubt celebrating a strong comeback these days, one might even say that it is catching mainstream appeal for the first time ever. As part of the Air Huarache Run Collection the sneaker comes in a university red/black colorway and a black/university red colorway. Both priced at $110, the sneakers are expected to release on September 20 at select retailers and Nike.com.

Wednesday, September 10th, 2014

Feds Raid Downtown LA Fashion District In Drug Cartel Money Laundering Sweep


Federal authorities Wednesday arrested nine people and seized approximately $65 million in cash in a massive sweep of the Fashion District that targeted money laundering for Mexican drug cartels.

Wednesday, September 10th, 2014

Cole Haan LunarGrand Lace Boot


For the coming Fall/Winter collection Cole Haan releases their LunarGrand Lace Boot in a Chestnut-colored leather and canvas upper in Tango Red. With natural storm welt and Nike Lunarlon sole, the boot protects you from the unforgiving winter elements.

Wednesday, September 10th, 2014

Saucony Shadow 6000 “Running Man”


A celebrated running classic, the Saucony Shadow 6000 has seen in its adaptations in recent time. The latest of such comes in the form of the “Running Man” pack. Consisting of two colorways — red and navy — the sneaker features a mixed fabricated upper, where suede panels overlay a mesh base, while silver Saucony branding at the vamp provides bold accents. Sitting atop a white rubber midsole and black outsole, the Saucony Shadow 6000 “Running Man” is now available now from RISE at $100 USD.

Monday, September 8th, 2014

Alexander Wang + H&M | Fall / Winter Collection

Alexander Wang x H&M Fall/Winter 2014 Collection | First Look

Alexander Wang and H&M preview the their highly anticipated collection courtesy of British GQ. Finished in a neutral color palette of greys, blacks and whites, the goods feature pugilistic design roots that keep things simple and refined, eschewing patterns and bright hues in favor of quality fabrics and interesting textures. Key items include crewneck sweatshirts, shorts and leggings, with insulated outerwear offering post-workout protection from the elements. The collection is expected to launch in November.

Sunday, September 7th, 2014

URWERK EMC Watch


Urwerk launches the EMC, which stands for “Electro Mechanical Control,” a watch that redefines the limits of contemporary high-end watchmaking. This new timekeeper contains an electronic monitoring device able to measure the precision of the main mechanical caliber. Using it, the owner can check the movement’s accuracy and adjust it using a screw on the back of the watch if needed.

Friday, September 5th, 2014

Nike Air Max 95 “Triple Black”


Conceptualized 18 years ago and becoming one of the most recognized silhouettes in the footwear industry, Nike has now released a premium iteration of its classic Air Max 95 model. The sneaker’s upper is constructed with suede and leather panels, which then sits upon a visible air sole unit. As the name suggests, the entire shoe features tonal blacks but embroidered branding and 3M reflective detailing brings some contrast to finish it off. The Nike Air Max 95 is now available to purchase at select Nike stockists including Sneaker Politics for $160 USD.