Whether you want to find a new place to eat or you’re visiting from out of town and want a taste of the local scene, you can either text your friends, consult online reviews from opinionated people you never met, or consult the penultimate tome developed by more 400 chefs
To be the greatest in the world, one must overcome handful of difficulties and have the never ceasing desire to be at the top of the game. Not only is Muhammad Ali known as the Greatest Of All Time in boxing, Ali has made an impact as the GOAT for all sports in the modern era. TASCHEN previously published… Read More TASCHEN – “GREATEST OF ALL TIME: A TRIBUTE TO MUHAMMAD ALI” BOOK
La MJC’s annual publication, All Gone, is back with an all new edition featuring last year’s best and brightest releases. The usual suspects such as Nike, Undefeated, Medicom, Stussy, adidas, Supreme, Converse and many, many more are all featured. Clean photography is a hallmark of the book, making it a great pickup for your book collection. Relive 2011 with your copy now.
Check out some images from the book after the jump.
It is this time of the year again, the All Gone team from Paris is getting ready to release their wrap-up of the last 12 months. As usual you will find a book full of the most exciting products that released in 2011. Today we can give you a first preview of the covers of the new… Read More All Gone Book 2011 Cover Preview
Pivotal to a brand’s success can be found through consumers’ in-store experience. But the advent of online stores and other virtual shopping schemes have all made the physical storefront less appreciative. In bring back the sense of exuberant once felt by customers as they entered its palaces of pampered luxuries, Louis Vuitton and its parent company LVMH have formulated a 304-page tome to be publish this Fall. Named simply as Louis Vuitton – Architecture and Interiors, the book will revisit some of Louis Vuitton’s most memorable retail spaces with the provisions of never before seen sketches, blueprints, and mock-ups. The book also contain insights from Louis Vuitton’s preeminent list of architectures, from Peter Marino, Christian de Portzamparc, Jun Aoki. and beyond. Beautifully bound, each printed matter will cost around $85 US. There will be a limited edition as well, with 3 separate photographs on the cover to coincide with 3 monogrammed fabric slipcases in gold, silver, and copper, list around $130 US. All will be made available by publishing houseRizzoli in October 1st at Louis Vuitton retail locations and specialty book stores.
007 has his signature Omega Seamaster, and soon, Agent D3 will have his own HUBLOT King Power. Like Michael Jordan before him, Miami Heat‘s Dwyane Wade is exploring his creative side outside of the usual associations. With help from Swiss luxury timepiece maker HUBLOT, of which the basketball pro became a brand ambassador earlier this year, Wade announced a new venture this week – his own signature timepiece. to be named HUBLOT King Power D-Wade, the 48mm in diameter watch will be in black ceramic casing, micro-blasted. A “basketball theme” will be imbue through out the design, from basketball net-like stitching on the leather wrist strap, a discerning dial face, along with a Wade jersey number “3″. Limited to only 500 pieces, the watch will be available this fall to a tune of $20,000 each.
Ah, another Japan only item. We’re a bit sadistic/masochistic like that, aren’t we? Regardless, those with access to Amazon Japan can order up a Nike Vintage “Mook,” chock-full of exactly what you would imagine; vintage Nike goods. A brief peek inside can be seen in our gallery.
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Alife and Hidden Champion magazine from Japan once again get together and present the Special Book Volume 3, entitled “ALIFE SAVES”. The issue is dedicated to the terrible happenings in Japan and as such showcases art, fashion, lifestyle and the prosperous life in the city through to spread the message of “protecting the good life”.
Next to the Alife Spring/Summer 2011 apparel and footwear collections, the magazine is filled with photography by Alife Tokyo and Alife New York. It will be handed out free, starting April 28th. Furthermore they have produced “Alife Saves” posters and t-shirts. The t-shirt will be sold in all Alife stores around the globe to support Japan in this difficult time.
Take a look inside the magazine and check out the t-shirt after the jump.
The Fool’s Gold Records chapter of Frank151 is out. Physical copies will be available at parties and select retail spots around the world shortly, but you can also peep a downloadable version of the entire issue right here, right now.
End of the month the latest issue of Japanese sneaker magazine Shoes Master will drop. Volume 15 features the adidas Originals by Originals Jeremy Scott Teddy Bear sneakers on the cover and will for sure preview lots of other interesting styles to come out this season. The issue drops in Japan on March 30th.
Check out the full cover after the jump.