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DJINN’S Streetwear

Based and established in 2001, DJINN’S are a German streetwear brand making big waves with their customised sneakers, headgear and backpacks. Their style revolves around matching colour and fabric, and using the best materials to develop products that are edgy, comfortable and versatile for modern trends. In recent times, they have partnered with artists such as Boris Hoppek, Henry Obasi …

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Pointer Soma II // A.F.D

Bright white outer. bright white upper. bright white laces. All white everything. The Soma II is the quintessential white mid-top, finished with a comfortable rubber sole that is decoratively patterned with the Pointer logo. In terms of branding, Pointer are very subtle in the way that they present their logo/symbol, and this adds to their collection, placing greater emphasis on …

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BRANDBLACK

BRANDBLACK is the creation of pioneers, David Raysse and Billy Dill, who have over 35 years of combined industry experience at footwear headquarters of major organisations such as Fila and Adidas. At a time where an intersection forms between athletics and leisure, BRANDBLACK fits into a market that celebrates the amalgamation of sport and fashion. Their vision is simple: Look …

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Edox x Extreme Sailing Series 2015

Watches and sailboats; seems like the perfect match doesn’t it? Expensive, high-end timepieces are often associated with luxury and wealth, much like owning a yacht. You’ll often see movie stars and shipping magnates on beautiful 100-foot yachts in white linen shirts, wearing the latest gold and/or diamond studded timepiece. Last weekend’s experience in Sydney could not have been more different, …

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Pointer Footwear

Pointer Footwear is a brand that was first established in London in 2004 – renowned for its meticulous attention to detail, shape and colour for their versatile range of casual shoes. Their vision involves reinventing the “Classics”, combining authentic materials, such as nubuck, full grain and waterproof leather, with contemporary styles and aesthetics. Taking inspiration from a variety of art forms, …

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Reebok Ventilator 25th Anniversary Collabs

In celebration of the shoe’s 25th anniversary, Reebok has been dropping releases of its Ventilator sneaker quite literally all year. From in-house designed versions (designated Reebok OG), to collaborations with sneaker stores worldwide, designers, and even a very, very big hip-hop star, these special editions have hit the mark virtually every single time. Today we’ve got a (vaguely chronological) roundup …

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Under The Skin: Videos by The Watch Gallery London

The Watch Gallery is one of London’s leading watch boutiques, and apart from being involved in several special edition timepieces each year, they have created these 3 videos that go ‘Under The Skin’ of a watch. With a focus on the watch case, dial and movement, using 3 iconic, but very different timepieces from their boutique. These short videos should give …

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Great George Watch Co: Sleek, Square and Stylish

Simplicity, Elegance, and Timelessness. These are the underpinnings of Bauhaus design, and these are the same things you’ll find in a timepiece from Great George. Born in New York city, and given its name from a historical street in Broadway where the design studio is located, Great George is making watches that are modern, sleek and stylish. Their initial range …

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KS Corner: Brillier Watches Americana Collection

The Americana Collection from Phoenix-based Brillier Watches is a Kickstarter project that is unlike others you may have seen from the watch sector. Already an established brand, Brillier is going to Kickstarter to launch a project that will hopefully see a resurgence in American watchmaking, told through various chapters in American history, represented by timepieces. See, we told you it …

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Time Well Spent: Steinhart Ocean 1 Vintage Red

Steinhart is a brand that divides watch enthusiasts, and there’s good reason for that. For the uninitiated, Steinhart is a Swiss watch brand that made their name by creating watches that look a lot like those made by Rolex. They create what many would call ‘homage’ timepieces, dedicating most of their work to watches originally designed by the mighty crown. …