The Nike SB Stefan Janoski Max ($100) was designed specifically for you skateboarders out there. Nike got help from world renowned skateboarder Stefan Janoski and their latest kicks are made to provide a high level of impact protection and a smooth ride with the Max Air unit. The upper is made from a breathable one-piece synthetic material, while the midsole is a lightweight Phylon with the Max Air unit in the heel and EVA foam sockliner for cushioning.
PG Bikes along with Munich Composites have come together to create one of the lightest bikes on the market. The Ultra Lightweight Carbon Fiber Blackbraid bicycle ($TBA) is made primarily of carbon fiber and weighs in at just under 5 kilograms (11 lbs). The idea is that when your in an Urban setting you spend an inordinate amount of time carrying your bike and that energy spent is wasted and obviously with a lighter bike you get some of that back for the ride.?The bike comes in either a fixed single speed model or a 14 gear touring model.
Released earlier this year the Adidas Originals ZX750 Blue Bird & Dark Slate ($115) was an instant hit. This take on Nike's classic running shoe adds sued leather and mesh uppers with multiple shades of blue and hints of red on the midsole and outsole.
The Mujjo iPhone 6 Leather Wallet Case ($42)is the luxury wrapping your brand new iPhone 6 deserves. The case is crafted out of high quality vegetable-tanned leather with a suede-lined interior and comes in two colors. The leather is waxed to extend durability and treated with aniline to provide an enriched color and tone. When you're headed out for the evening the last you want to deal with is a bulky wallet and your phone. Grab your 2 or 3 favorite cards, slide them into the secure rear pocket of the case and your good to go.
MUNI is a Japanese retail change with a minimalistic aesthetic. They've now taken that ethos and unveiled a trio of mini-homes designed for those interested in right-sizing through minimalism. The result is MUJI Hut A Trio OF Minimalist Prefab Houses ($CALL). The homes are on display in a temporary exhibition, and it includes a home of cork, aluminum and one of wood. Each of the homes is lightweight and can be installed anywhere. No word yet on price, but I'm thinking the wood one would make a great pool house.
The East Lane Men's Franconia 1955 Ankle Boot ($225) is a workman boot with street style. It starts off by being hand-sewn by skilled shoemakers using traditional moccasin construction. The uppers are made from premium heavyweight full-grain leather paired with rawhide laces. Everything sits on a hefty Genuine Vibram 132 lug sole specifically made to handle extreme temperatures while providing maximum traction. A great everyday boot or for those times you need something that can handle a beating.