Wednesday, January 28, 2009
When PUMA’s® classic style meets Undefeated’s radical reputation, the results are a collection featuring high quality, ready-to-wear kicks with a luxury-street appeal. The PUMA x Undefeated “24k Collection” features the PUMA Mid - a mid-cut version of the iconic PUMA Suede, which is redefined through Undefeated’s unique style. The collection will be hitting shelves in all the Undefeated locations on Saturday, February 7th as well as the following retailers: Classic Kicks (NYC), ALIFE (NYC), Atmos (NYC), Major (DC), Premium Goods (Houston), Leaders (Chicago) and Bodega (Boston), Ubiq (Philadelphia).
I wasn't to big on RL Golf until now. The Pinpoint mesh multistripe polo is a classic-fitting short-sleeved golf shirt in breathable pinpoint cotton mesh, designed with bright, preppy variegated stripes and cut for ease of movement on the fairway or any other place you may wear this piece. This shirt is available now at most RL Polo dealers.
Sporty long-sleeved rugby, the Antique rugby is cut for a trim, modern fit in durable cotton and finished with vintage-inspired details for timeworn, antiqued appeal. Three-button concealed placket, contrasting twill collar with striped tipping. Contrasting ribbed cuffs, uneven vented hem with interior twill taping. Quilted yoke, quilted reinforcement panels at elbows. An embroidered Big Pony accents the left chest, overlapping distressed, gently faded screen-printed stars and stripes and athletic team verbiage. This great rugby is ready to take home now at most RL Polo dealers near you.
The 1918 hoodie is a knit super soft with a hint of cashmere and durable construction for any sort of play this zip hoodie channels vintage style with a 1918 intarsia knit into the chest and a classic Rugby coat-of-arms patch on the left arm. Available now at RL Rugby stores near you.
A straight-up vintage shawl-collar cardigan channels a time when casual never meant sloppy. The Vintage shawl cardigan is a thick knit of lightweight linen and cotton for a rugged look with a breathable feel and added a shawl collar with button-and-loop closure. Available now at most RL Rugby dealers.
Tuesday, January 27, 2009
With a load of releases scheduled to hit Nike’s retail accounts, Proper gives a look into some of their new in-store drops. A variety of Air Max’s see some new colorways including the Air Max 90, Air Max 1 and Tailwind 92’s. Along with the runners, a new woven Blazer makes an appearance as well as the return of Nike’s Big Nike, originally making its debut in ‘85 on the feet of NBA giant Manute Bol.
A classic banger from back in the days!!!
Even though the theme for RL's spring 09 is Polo All-American. It seem more like Polo 93 throwback. The 1932 Shawl collar sweater is a varsity-inspired long-sleeved ribbed sweater, cut for a classic fit in lightweight linen and cotton and finished with sporty distressed details for heritage appeal. The RL 1932 shawl collar sweater is available now at most RL Polo dealers.
The USA half zip sweater is a classic-fitting half-zip mockneck sweater, knit in soft cashmere and cotton and accented with sporty applied USA patches and distressed details for vintage character. The has a half-zip front with mockneck collar, ribbed cuffs and hem in a contrasting color, applied "U.S.A." letter patches accent the front, letter "A" is subtly frayed and distressed and applied embroidered "2" patch accents the left arm. This sweater is available now at most RL polo dealers near you.
This classic collegiate-inspired foot wing long-sleeved sweater is loosely knit for a classic fit in lightweight cotton and linen and finished with distressed details and sporty contrasting colors for a timeworn heritage feel. You can pick up the Wing footed shawl sweater now at most RL Polo dealers.
Thank God that RL Polo has went back to there roots with this heritage looking jacket inspired by varsity team styling. This sporty jacket is finished with distressed patches and contrasting details for a timeworn character. So grab up your Morris Varsity Jacket at any RL Polo dealer near you.
Wednesday, January 21, 2009
The Puma Terrorking (Mecha) pays homage to the legendary king of monsters Godzilla's nemesis Mech-Godzilla with the creation of this shoes. This metallic silver, black and red kick dons the monsters skills and attributes on the inside tongue of the shoe and small details like screws, rivets and the Puma logo incased in a plastic rube details.
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Continuing their “Tale of Three Cities” campaign, Nike drops the third colorway in their three-part series of Zoom LeBron VI releases. Previous models included the Big Apple Zoom LeBron VI and Miami Zoom LeBron VI, both of which sold out at exclusive locations. This latest graffiti infused edition comes on the heels of the Cavaliers highly anticipated Los Angeles return to battle the hometown Lakers. The sneakers are slated to release today in top Tier accounts including Proper Long Beach.
Tuesday, January 20, 2009
Inspired by preppy boarding school days of old, this leather-and-canvas duffel bag is detailed with brass hardware and zippers with webbed varsity-striped canvas. Adjustable (and removable) bodystrap and twill lined. This bag is perfect for any Lo head. The Old School Duffel is available now at most RL Rugby stores near you.
Monday, January 19, 2009
The classic Huntingdon polo is made over with the authentic detailing of the latest batch of Rugbys, featuring a player’s applied "10" patch, embroidered football club crests on the chest with player names embroidered on each sleeve, a twill reinforced collar with a reinforced three-button placket and an uneven, taped vented hem. DOPENESS!!!! This joint is available now at selected RL Rugby stores near you.
Thursday, January 15, 2009
The Banner stripes polos is a classic short-sleeved shirt cut for a trim, custom fit in breathable cotton mesh and finished with sporty embroidery and banner stripes for athletic appeal. The Banner stripes is available now at most RL Polo dealers near you.
As a child Spider-Man was one of my favorite comic book super heroes. With the changing of the leadership just under way. Marvel comics released a special inauguration edition of The Amazing Spider-Man yesterday which dons his friendly neighborhoodness taking a picture of the president elect on the front cover. Now while the book maybe sold out you can try ebay or a lo-key book store near you.
The Reed crew sweatshirt is a rough-washed essential lightweight, non-bulky sweatshirt for casually frayed edges and added an applied tab at the neckline over an applied "RFC 150" and oar, to give it a vintage crew-team style sweatshirt. The Reed crew sweatshirt is available now so go to any local Rugby store and cop one.
The Skull and Crossbones DOF Set contains two lowball tumblers crafted from hand-blown clear crystal cased in black crystal, detailed with a whimsical hand-cut skull-and-crossbones motif. Tell your wifey to cop one as a valentines gift.
Designed after an old-fashioned anvil, this antique-bronze finished matchstrike is crafted of oak wood with a leather base. A perfect addition to any home or office of any Lo head.
This piece is pretty dope right here. The Crest big pony polo is a slim fit 100% cotton shirt with the classic 2 button placket, "3" patch on the back and right sleeve, right chest embroidery and left chest pony logo. What makes this polo different is the different color front and back panels.
You can grab up this joint right now at most RL Polo dealers.
Wednesday, January 14, 2009
Gentlemen’s Tonic, founded back in 2004 is another great example of a traditional barbershop shop stepping up and bringing to market their own quality men’s grooming products. The Gentlemen’s Tonic shop offers a full service grooming and “rejuvenating” services in what they describe as a “reassuringly male experience.” They recently opened their third space inside of London’s Selfridges while launching their Babassu and Bergamot line. “The range, specifically designed for men, is a striking blend of naturally based ingredients derived from sustained and renewable resources. It features a unique fragrance combining a base of Indonesian patchouli with a citrus accord of Sicilian lemon, energising bergamot and relaxing lavender.”
Two recently released Dunk Highs from Nike Sportswear have hit retailers. The iconic safari print can be seen in differing forms as they include both a subtle and understated black version as well as a more notable pink version with neon laces. Available now at select Nike Sportswear retailers and at LTD.
Celebrating the official sponsorship of the Black Watch polo team, this sporty short-sleeved polo shirt features star player Nacho Figueras' number "2" applied at the left sleeve and back. This limited-edition collectible is available at RalphLauren.com and select Ralph Lauren stores. So grab one today.