RELEASE REMINDER ADIDAS ORIGINALS X SPEZIAL HAND-BURG SPEZIAL

October 24th, 2014

In case you've forgotten, we've got a few limited releases hitting our shelves tomorrow morning, with all of them releasing in store at our Level 1/15 McKillop Street store from 11am and the remaining pairs hitting our online store from 12pm. One of those releases is the Adidas Originals x Spezial Hand-Burg Spezial. This collaboration brings some of Adidas' long forgotten styles back to life with it's creamy white leather upper paired off with classic deep toned Spezial gum sole. For all of the finer details of the release head on over and check them all out here, and we'll see you all tomorrow morning for some sneakers

NORSE PROJECTS WAXED CANVAS NUNK JACKET

October 24th, 2014

Norse Projects continue to deliver their latest outerwear selections with the latest rendition of their signature Nunk jacket hitting our shelves and online store. Coming to us in Black, the Nunk Canvas features a solid black waxed cotton shell courtesy of Brittish Millerain, providing a bead proof shell against the elements. Adding to the mix a woollen lining, and primaloft down throughout, the Nunk Canvas is complete with heavy duty YKK zippers and hardware in the perfect merging of classic hunting silhouettes updated with Norse Projects subtle finishes and modern technologies. The Nunk Canvas is now available in store and online alongside the rest of this season's selections from Norse Projects.

NEW BALANCE X LIMITED EDITION M577LEV 'III'

October 23rd, 2014

New Balance and Singapore's Limited Editions have come together yet again to work on the coveted 577 silhouetted tentatively titled 'III'. The M577LEV features a slew of premium materials, this latest collaborative silhouette is crafted in England at New Balance's famed Flimby factory. Utilising a slew of premium materials, the M577LEV is wrapped in nubucks, leathers, and 3M reflective in a series of navy, orange, silver, grey, and accents of black to top it all off. All of this sits atop the 577's signature ENCAP sole unit with a vibrant orange outer sole and black and grey midsole complete with co-branded inner soles.

This latest collaborative New Balance will be releasing this Saturday the 25th of October at our Level 1/15 McKillop Street location from 11am with any remaining pairs releasing in our online store from 12pm the same day. Sizes US8.5 through to US11.5 will be available for $240. Remember to get in quick as numbers are extremely limited, and until Saturday, we'll leave you with all of the finer details after the jump.

TAILFEATHER LORIKEET LONG ARMED TOTES

October 23rd, 2014

Tailfeather continue to deliver this season, working their combination waxed canvas and top grain leathers to produce some pieces for your every day carry. Coming to us in Black, Camouflage, Green, Mustard, Navy, and Red, the Lorikeet Long Arm Totes combine a thick military grade waxed canvas body with leather detailing, and brass hardware. As the name suggests the straps are long armed perfect for carry in the hand or slung onto the shoulder each Lorikeet Tote features a large internal pocket as well as a combination of 16 compartments wrapped around the inner and outer walls of each tote. Crafted here in Melbourne, Australia, the full range of Tailfeather's luggage and leather goods can be found both in store and online now.

CONVERSE JACK PURCELL 'JACK MID' TUMBLED LEATHER

October 22nd, 2014

Converse continue to deliver this season, with another range of Jack Purcells, coming in a higher cut to compliment their range of low cut cross stitch and moleskin ranges. The Jack Purcell 'Jack Mid' come to us in Admiral Blue and Black featuring a supple tumble leather upper with tonal stitching, brushed metal eyelets, and waxed cotton rope laces. Heading towards the inner of the silhouette, and each pair features a tonal canvas lining to reinforce the leather upper, along with cushioned cork inner soles. All of this sits atop a crisp white sole unite complete with Jack Purcell's signature smile, making for the perfect contemporary take on the badminton player's signature silhouette. Both colour ways are now available in store and online alongside the rest of this season's selections from Converse.

TAILFEATHER 'AUSCAM' NEW HOLLAND WALLETS

October 22nd, 2014

After debuting their Australian 'AUSCAM' camouflage Treecreeper Backpack last month, Melbourne's own Tailfeather have translated the homegrown camouflage patterns onto their leather goods. Coming to us in both in both Black and Hazelnut Brown, the New Holland Wallets have been given the camouflage treatment, having laser etched the patterning in different gradients to reveal under layers of the tanned leather and create a tonal camouflage. Each of the New Holland Wallets come in two variations with a standard card and combination card and coin pouch. Hand stitched here in Australia each of the wallets are crafted from heavy duty top grain leathers designed to take the wear and tare of everyday use in their stride developing patina and lasting years to come. All of the camouflage options from Tailfeather are now available in store and online alongside the standard leather versions of their wallets and selections from their range of baggage.

CONVERSE JACK PURCELL 'MOLESKIN'

October 21st, 2014

Converse have continued to deliver this season, dropping their latest selections of their coveted Jack Purcell both in store and online. Coming to us in Black, and Blue Spruce, these classic badminton silhouettes feature a tightly woven moleskin canvas upper accented by white stitching, and matte silver eyelets. Each pair sits atop a crisp white sole unit with the signature Jack Purcell smile before been laced up with waxed rope laces, and finished off with a comfortably cushioned cork inner sole stamped with gold branding. Both colour ways of the Jack Purcell are now available in store and online alongside the rest of this season's selections from Converse.

NORSE PROJECTS ROKVVI NEOSHELL PARKA

October 21st, 2014

Good for all season's and ready to protect you from the elements, Norse Projects have delivered their latest pieces of outerwear with Rokvvi Neoshell Parka. Coming to us in a tonal black, this classic fishtail parka silhouette has undergone Norse Projects' contemporary treatment taking to the outer with a polartec neoshell fabric, filled with high quality goosedown. Each jacket is guaranteed to be fully waterproof for up to 10,000 plus mm of rain time, yet maintains its breathability. Fitted with internal taped seams, and water resistant hardware, each of the Rokvvi Neoshell Parkas are ready to take a beating from the elements so you don't have for many season's to come. Available in store and online now, continue reading after the jump for all of the finer details of these latest pieces of outerwear from Norse Projects.

ADIDAS ORIGINALS X SPEZIAL HAND-BURG SPEZIAL

October 20th, 2014

Embracing Adidas' signature three stripes, Gary Aspden lives and breathes the Adidas brand through a stockpiled collection of vintage rarities mounting over a thousand pairs in total. Gary Aspden's archive of Adidas has become something of a touring project showcasing not only his own but collectors pieces under the 'SPEZIAL' banner. To celebrate the ongoing project Adidas Originals have collaborated with Gary under the SPEZIAL moniker to breathe life into models of yesteryear with the first piece the Hand-Burg Spezial. Reminiscent to a pair Gary had tracked down in Tokyo in the 90's, this Spezial comes to us in a rich and creamy leather upper that runs through to the lining before sitting atop the Hamburg's deep toned gum sole. Each pair is finished off with a glossed golden branding accenting against the white base.

The Hand-Burg Spezial will release this Saturday the 25th of September at our Level 1/15 McKillop Street location with any remaining pairs releasing online from 12pm the same day. Sizes US8 through to US12 will be available for $140, just remember to get in quick as numbers are extremely limited, and until Saturday, we'll leave you with a detailed look at this latest collaborative release from Adidas Originals.

OUTFIT OF THE WEEK 20/10/14

October 20th, 2014

Mr. Mannequin's back and sifting through our shelves picking it all out for his weekly outfit selections in this week's outfit of the week. Kicking it all off this week, Mr. Mannequin's opted for a combination of our Badger Flannel shirt, pairing the red checks off with 3sixteen's Heavyweight T-Shirts in Heather Grey. Heading down to the lower half of his outfit, and Mr. Mannequin's got a pair of Noir's Distressed Indigo Jean004 Selvedge Denim, and Converse's Jack Purcell's in Blue Spruce, before packing all of his every day carry into Epperson Mountaineerings Climb Tote in Camouflage. Has he outdone himself this week, continue reading after the jump for all of the finer details and see for yourselves.

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