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London’s Ashley Williams Teams With Vans On Four Icon Models

Taking to four iconic Vans models with youthful expression, London-based designer Ashley Williams is pushing playful motifs and bold prints with each individual iteration standing in contrast to the next. The Authentic, Era, Slip-On, and Style 93 tell a story of modified toolings as the overall design becomes more aggressive from start to end. Taking off with a piece more contemporary and arguably simple, the original classic arrives in a standard black accented by metallic rings across the h…

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032C Links With Workwear Icon Dave’s NY for Exclusive T-Shirts

Dave’s NY is one of New York City’s last great bastions of independent workwear suppliers, having remained family-owned since its inception in 1963. The store’s selection of sturdy coveralls, jeans, work shirts, boots and gloves has made it a favorite for both blue collar workers and fans of well-made clothing, which i…

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adidas And Y-3 Transform An Icon Into The Superknot

Masterful avant-garde designer Yohji Yamamoto and the Three Stripes have modified many a beloved adidas Originals silhouette via their collaborative Y-3 label. From legends like the adidas Stan Smith to modern-day classics like the adidas NMD, Yamamoto has re-imagined the meaning and the inspiration behind many of adidas’ most storied designs. The latest model in his sights? The adidas Superstar, a shoe that Yamamoto has re-invented as the Y-3 Superknot. Although the shoe’s base d…

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