Thursday, March 26, 2015 at 5:20pm
Meerkat seemed to be all the rage at SXSW this year, but now it faces some stiff competition in the form of Periscope, the newly-acquired live-streaming startup purchased by Twitter for $100 million USD. In the frenzy of social media, Periscope provides an instant way to... read more
Thursday, March 26, 2015 at 4:40pm
Summer may be looming in the distance, but that hasn’t stopped Nike from dropping a set of shaggy, faux-shearling-lined Dunk sneakers that wouldn’t be out of place on an unusually street-savvy Tibetan mountaineer. The Tier Zero “Sherpa” Dunk sports a premium leather and suede... read more
Thursday, March 26, 2015 at 4:38pm
Sunrise Brands has sold its North American license for Superdry to Superdry’s parent company, SuperGroup Plc. Terms were not disclosed. The deal includes the exclusive rights to distribute Superdry products in the U.S., Canada and Mexico. It follows on the heels of SuperGroup’s... read more
Thursday, March 26, 2015 at 4:36pm
October’s Very Own has partnered with their neighborhood Toronto Raptors and sports clothing company Mitchell & Ness to release a capsule collection of apparel and accessories for spring. Utilizing OVO’s color palette of black and gold as a base, the collection is... read more
Thursday, March 26, 2015 at 4:26pm
FIRST TIME FOR EVERYTHING: Hunched over a gray tote in a private art gallery in Farmers Branch, Tex., New York graffiti artist Victor Ving said he’s worked for fashion companies in the past, but never like this. “Not often do I get to paint on handbags,” Ving said as he... read more
Thursday, March 26, 2015 at 4:20pm
Huy Fong Foods, purveyor of the iconic red rooster hot sauce, will collaborate with Seattle-based company Pop! Gourmet Foods to launch a line of authentic Sriracha-infused snacks. Hummus, croutons, tortilla chips, and potato chips will be swathed in the all-purpose condiment,... read more
Thursday, March 26, 2015 at 4:00pm
Brace yourselves, Air Max enthusiasts. To celebrate Nike’s self-branded Air Max Day, the Oregon sportswear titan has delved deep into the archives and brought back a curated selection of OG Air Max models – including some obscure oddities that may come as a surprise to all but... read more
Thursday, March 26, 2015 at 3:55pm
AUSTRALIAN FASHION WEEK FOUNDER PENS MEMOIR: Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Australia will commemorate its 20th anniversary from April 12 to 16 at Sydney’s Carriageworks and to fete the occasion Melbourne University Press is publishing a memoir by event founder Simon Lock on April... read more
Thursday, March 26, 2015 at 3:52pm
ESKANDER EXPANDS: Eskander plans to re-introduce a men’s collection next spring. He’s also working on luxury home textiles including cashmere blankets as well as a “mini me” line of boys’ and girls’ clothing to be called, appropriately enough, Eskinder. All of it will be sewn... read more
Thursday, March 26, 2015 at 3:46pm
Oxford Industries Inc. has taken Ben Sherman as far as it thinks it can. The company said late Thursday as it reported strong fourth-quarter results that it had elected to sell the British brand, acquired for $146 million in 2014, after a long struggle to return it to... read more