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AURALEE And New Balance Tokyo Design Studio Present A Gore-Tex RC 2

The refined aesthetics of AURALEE may be unknown to some, but its stripped back design and creative minimalism have garnered quite a bit of praise from devout enthusiasts. Bleeding into their forthcoming collaboration with New Balance, the premium atelier have worked to craft a tonal masterwork in the shape of an R-C2, a direct predecessor to the Tokyo Design Studio’s debut work. Earth tones and sultry materials are informed by the Japanese label’s expert handle over fabrication a…

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Panerai Announces Design Miami/ Partnership with Exclusive Luminor 1950

Panerai has just announced an official partnership with Design Miami/. In celebration of the occasion, the watchmaker will be releasing a special edition 10-Day GMT Luminor 1950 Acciaio.

Sitting at 44mm in case size, the limited edition Luminor 1950 (PAM986) features a sun-brushed satin blue dial that’s matched wi…


adidas Introduces Major Design Changes for the UltraBOOST 5.0

adidas’s flagship UltraBOOST model has evolved across four generations of design phases while maintaining mostly the same look. Though the popular sneaker has undergone several Primeknit and tech upgrades for improved wear, we’ve yet to see any major changes to its appearance — until now, on what’s reportedly the UltraBOOST 5….


mita and New Balance Design A “Bouncing Frog” 247 v2

Japanese boutique mita has clearly transcended its retail roots with its strong repertoire of collaborations. In their longstanding partnership with New Balance, the collective has introduced a wealth of colorways that are held in high regard. Their recent “Bouncing Frog” motif — which was seen previously on the 990 V4 — makes it return on the MS247 V2, further establishing the frog’s cultural relevance in Japan. Often seen as a symbol of good fortune, the creature serves as inspira…

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Vietnam’s Hopper House Fuses Traditional Design Elements With Contemporary Flair

Located in the Quảng An region of Vietnam lies the Hopper House. Architect firm AHL Architects were tasked to create a home — fusing cultural design details found in traditional Northern Vietnamese homes with contemporary configuration tactics. For instance, patios, thresholds, inner yards and roofs are but a few components typically f…