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How Nike’s Digitally Connected Air Force 1s Opens Access To Exclusive Gear

Nike’s Air Force 1 NikeConnect, a shoe that will communicate with the wearer’s smartphone via a NFC chip embedded in the heel, was officially unveiled and released quietly earlier today. The shoe offers the wearer access to an exclusive release method called “The Choice”: when scanned with their smartphone, the sneaker enables the wearer to choose from and purchase one of two limited shoes each month. The wearer will also be able to gain access to exclusive events in N…

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BAPE Opens its First Los Angeles Flagship Store

BAPE’s expansion tale continues. The international street label’s latest addition is a 2,500 square foot store on Melrose Avenue in Los Angeles. The flapship marks BAPE’s first territory on the west coast. The interior is designed with a formation of a triangular “X Barrisol” architectural ceiling. The shop spans two floors complete with granite marble wall…

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adidas Opens Reservations for the YEEZY BOOST 350 V2 “Zebra”

After providing us with an official look at the YEEZY BOOST 350 V2 “Zebra” earlier this week, adidas has opened up reservations for the highly-anticipated sneaker via its Confirmed app. Featuring a black and white Primeknit upper, the side bears the distinguishing SPLY-350 stripe with bold red lettering. Bolstered by a heel tab and the Three Stripes’ signature…

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BEAMS Opens Its First Pop-Up Store in North America

The well-loved Japanese retailer BEAMS is opening its first pop-up store in North America. Located in Vancouver, Canada, the pop-up is part of “Japan Unlayered,” a Japanese architecture and design exhibition curated by renowned architect Kengo Kuma. As always, the BEAMS store will focus on showing domestic Japanese brands and products, including favorites such as Loopwheeler …

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MINOTAUR Opens New Urban Gear Concept Store in Nakameguro

After opening a brand new shop in Roppongi Hills’ Mori Building back in March, Japan’s MINOTAUR has unveiled its latest retail endeavor. Dubbed M.U.G. for “MINOTAUR Urban Gear,” the Nakameguro spot emphasizes high-performance gear over all else and largely emphasizes footwear and bags — all of which are made in Japan.

Check out the clean space above and, if you can…

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