Monday, January 31, 2011

Kitsune : Solid Colour Pique Polo

French brand has always known for their great simplicity and their awesome quality. Just like A.P.C. or Lacoste which always stays simple and classic, French label Kitsune is also the perfect brand if you're looking for something simple yet classy. For their Spring Summer 2011 "Reporter" collection, Kitsune has released the Solid Colour Polo shirt.

Made from 100% Pique Cotton, with deep four button placket and embroidered Kitsune fox logo on chest. Oh, and they came in very limited numbers. Get them at Kitsune while stocks lasts.

Lacoste : Bougie Crewneck Sweater

French brand,Lacoste has always sticks to the classic. For their 2011, one of their item is the Bougie Crewneck sweater. Originally designed for Tennis, the Bougie is now one of the most popular lacoste styles around beside the classic pique polo. Clean styling, robust wool mix construction, classic crocodile logo on chest, and ribbed collar and cuffs. Get 'em at your nearest Lacoste store!

Peter Jakubik

For those of you who don't know who Peter Jakubik is, here is a little information :
Peter Jakubik received his Master of Arts from Academy of Fine Art and design in Bratislava. Peter Jakubik is an accomplished designer and brings together his experiences in designer leadership, creative consulting in fashion and lifestyle product design. He is co-founder of Comunistar Designers. Peter combines a talent for provoking ideas with a passion for spicy details.

Now lets take a look at some of his creations.

Widow - Handmade Leather Bags with extraordinary blending of High Heel.

Pornstar - Wooden Penstand. Unconventional naughty gift to hold your writing tools.

Arbor Chair - Designer classic DIY. All you need is a picture of Panton chair, a tree, DIY tools and passion for designer classics, and there you go, you can start manufacturing the copy of Panton chair with your own hands.

25togo Goggles Umbrella

You don't have to be blind again when using an umbrella on rainy days. Chinese' 25togo has come up with this Goggles umbrella. Originally inspired by The Beatles' "Yellow Submarine", the Umbrella has designed with a goggles on the surface, with periscope details on the top of the umbrella. Now you can have a better cover from wind and rain, and also, this 78cm in diameter umbrella is perfect for stalking people from behind. Available in Bright yellow and cement dust.

Pointer - Connor - 2011 Collection

One of the highlights from Pointer's 2011 collection is the Connor. For the 2011 collection, Pointer connor comes in Suede upper with Crepe sole and Vibram style outsoles. Available in 3 colourways.

Pictures via Hypebeast

Levi's Japan - Deadstock : Levi's 517 from 1970

It's interesting how Levi's Japan still have a deadstock item of Levi's 517, Made in USA. This bootcut jean from levi's was originally requested by the cowboys so they can wear their boots with comfort. The pair is using Cone Mills denim material, with amazing vintage details such as copper buttons, , zip fly, tear off patch, and with big E on the red tab.

The original vintage pair is on sale at Levi's Japan for ¥21,000

Ksubi Eyewear - Eye Eye 2011 Collection

Australia's Ksubi has recently given us the photos of their Eye Eye 2011 Collection. The came up with several optical models and sunglasses for both men and women, which features welded clip on's, chains and antique gold / silver.

Pictures via Cultureshoq

Wednesday, January 26, 2011

Jack Spade : Chicago

I always a fan of Jack Spade, especially for their bags. Now, let's take a look at Jack Spade's newest store in Chicago.
"The space will house Jack Spade’s eclectic range of products including both clothing and of course its well-documented bags."

Pictures via Hypebeast

Sebago : Kerry Tassel Loafer

Saw this thing couple months ago and still trying to get this shit. The Kerry Tassel Loafer is a classic handsewn moc dress shoe with leather tassel trim. Unlined leather uppers with handsewn moccasin construction, leather sockliner, steel shank, patented sebago welt, leather sole, stacked heel with rubber strike.

Pictures and Description via Urban Outfitters

T.S.T. Suede Canvas Trainer

Too bad that Harvey Nichols Jakarta is already closed its doors since late 2010, so that it's hard for us to get our hands on T.S.T. Shoes, cause these suede canvas trainers are looking good. Canvas and suede toe on top with white stitching combined with vulcanized white rubber sole on the bottom, and as usual, the TST badge on the outer side. Price is around US$ 60.00-70.00.

Universal Works Blue Chambray

UK's Universal Works has released their Chambray workshirt. The chambray workshirt comes with double buttoned single cuffs and features 2 chest pockets, with slot pocket space to hold a pen on the left one. The unique detail is the curvy hem at the front, combined with square hem at the back side. The shirt is made from 100% cotton.

Thursday, January 13, 2011

iCade for iPad

Do you ever think that iPad's virtual analog control and buttons are not quite responsive enough? now use this iCade thing!

Product Specifications :
-retro-styled tabletop arcade cabinet for your otherwise useless iPad
-iPad connects to the iCADE controls via Bluetooth
-Atari providing classic games ready to go with the iCADE, including Asteroids and other top games.
-API to be released allowing any iOS developer to create iCADE-compatible games.

Now you can rock Pac Man or Space Invaders on your iPad, retro styled!

Source :
Think Geek
DesignerBlog Italia

Wednesday, January 12, 2011

Nylon & Nylon Guys Indonesia

Just found out that Nylon Indonesia (Nylon Magz & Nylon Guys) will be launch soon. The grand launching will be at the "Love Garage" party with Two Door Cinema Club and Flight Facilities.

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Nylon Indonesia Twitter Page
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