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The Nike Kyrie 5 “Chinese New Year” Features Traditional Bai Jia Yi Patterns

Nike’s observance of Chinese New Year continues with this spirited collection of footwear that not only pays homage to an ages old tradition, but remembers their own CNY offerings of the past. Kyrie Irving’s signature shoe, the Nike Kyrie 5, was just revealed as part of the collection, featuring Bai Jia Yi quilted patterns on the emphatic heel piece as well as the Flytrap on the midsole. This recognizable detail will be consistent across all of Nike’s CNY sneaker offerings i…

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KAPITAL’s BORO Transcription Vest Explores Traditional Japanese Weaving

Adding to its range of uniquely Japanese garments, KAPITAL put together a new vest that ties traditional handcrafting with a contemporary design sensibility.

KAPITAL’s new BORO Transcription Indigo KEEL Weaving Vest utilizes an intricate knitting method from Japan’s prehistoric Jōmon period to create…

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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…

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The ASICS GEL-Lyte III Returns In Traditional Styles And Colors

ASICS knows that in order to stay relevant in the sneaker world today, the brand has to create modernized silhouettes with new materials that have become increasingly popular. The Japanese running brand has focused a lot on knit and updated versions of their runner, so it is good to see they’re still bringing back the base models the likes of this GEL-Lyte III you see here. Dressed in an attractive combination of red, white, and blue, this split-tongued selection should excite original…

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