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11 Product Drops You Don't Want to Miss This Week

As we hit the last of the summer weeks.<p>As we hit the last of the summer weeks product drops star to garner in more fall essentials and outerwear staples. High on this week’s hype list is the soon-to-be-coveted, second team up between American designer Alexander Wang and sportswear giant adidas …

Goodbye apps, hello smart agents: Are you ready for the post-app world?

Anyone who has a smartphone bursting with downloaded apps is a rare breed – and getting rarer. Apps are on the wane. According to analysts at …

Apps

Fresh Faces: Clever Artist Gives Russian Buildings a New Look

[ By Steve in Art & Street Art & Graffiti. ]<br>Artist Nikita Nomerz is giving abandoned buildings and structures in Russian cities a new look… and the …

WATCH: Remarkable 4K timelapse of glow worm cave in NZ

New Zealand's Waitomo Glowworm Caves shimmer with a constellation of glow worms, and Jordan and Jenna from Stoked for Saturday got this gorgeous …

Time-lapse Photography

Artist Gives Snail Shells an Upgrade So People Don't Accidentally Step on Them

For several years, artist Stefan Siverud has been decorating snails' shells with colorful, eye-catching designs for his <i>Snailpimp</i> project. Thus far, the series has featured tiny mollusks sporting anything from a vibrant rainbow or an impressive miniature lighthouse to the McDonald's logo. Aside from …

The Real Silicon Valley

Greg Sands Contributor<p>Greg Sands is founder and managing partner at Costanoa Venture Capital.<p>Every time I hear people talking about unicorns, I think “all hat, no cattle” or “another person living in the land of style over substance.” I’ve found myself blurting out, “F$&@ Unicorns!”* twice …

The Kisai Link Is A Bluetooth Wearable That Hides The Geekiness

As a slave to fashion, I have to look great all the time. But how can I do that when I have to wear so many amazing wearables? You can’t have fashion <i>and</i> electronics. Luckily, Tokyoflash has just the thing. Called the Kisai Link, this is basically a little Bluetooth dongle that you wear on your …

Wearable Tech

Project Soli: Google's new experiment to put gesture controls everywhere

Google may have just made every motion controller currently on the market obsolete.<p>At a time when most gesture-sensing technology is unreliable and …

Charcoal Drawings 2014/2015 by Levi van Veluw

A collection of charcoal drawings mainly created in 2015 by Levi van Veluw.<p>Levi van Veluw, an Arnhem, Netherlands based artist and illustrator …

Drawing

The Sartorialist’s Italian Tips….Trattoria Sostanza

For those of you planning some time in Italy this summer, over the next couple of weeks i’ll be sharing a few tips of places you really must …

Italy

Business Wetsuits Are Here and They're a Wonder to Behold

Because #surfswagger, right?<p>If you love riding waves but hate the mundane, skintight look of a wetsuit, the stylish solution of your dreams is here. Presenting True Wetsuits, a range of business wetsuits made by Quiksilver Japan, that lets you go straight from the boardroom to the beach.<p>Each part …

Nike Free Flyknit Chukka “Hot Lava”

Author:<p>John Kim<p>Publish date:<p>Social count:<p>19<p>19<p>SHARES<p>The popular Nike free Flyknit Chukka has returned for the season, and this new design sticks to …

Sony World Photography Awards 2015 Winners

Following the previous announcement of shortlist winners, the complete list of winning<p>Following the previous announcement of shortlist winners, the complete list of winning submissions for the Sony World Photography Awards 2015’s 173,444 entries has been released. The first, second and third best …

Nike Air Force 1 High Premium "Hot Lava"

Nike unveils the latest “Hot Lava” rendition to the Nike Air Force 1 High Premium. Boasting a<p>Nike unveils the latest “Hot Lava” rendition to the Nike Air Force 1 High Premium. Boasting a vibrant “Hot Lava” all-over coating throughout, the sneaker is highlighted by a fish scale leather upper, while …

Creator of the Roshe Run Shows Us His Latest Shoe, the Footscape Route

Nike Sportswear Design Director Dylan Raasch is probably best known for creating the uber-popular<p>Nike Sportswear Design Director Dylan Raasch is probably best known for creating the uber-popular Roshe Run. He’s back now with another silhouette, inspired by the Footscape Chukka. He’s reused the …

Y-3 2015 Fall/Winter Qasa High

Following the unveiling of Y-3’s fall Retro Boost styles, we now have a look at the label’s fall<p>Following the unveiling of Y-3‘s fall Retro Boost styles, we now have a look at the label’s fall offerings for the Qasa High. Coming in black, navy and black/orange iterations, the high-top style …

Aerial Walkway in Cape Town Allows Visitors to Take a Surreal Stroll Above the Trees

This surreal walkway recently installed in Cape Town, South Africa, creates a meandering, aerial path that allows visitors to stroll through the treetops. The steel-and-pinewood Kirstenbosch Centenary Tree Canopy Walkway begins on the forest floor, gradually sloping upward and eventually elevating …

Cape Town

Determined Rural Postman Builds Elaborate Limestone Cathedral By Collecting Pebbles on His Mail Route

Postman Ferdinand Cheval spent 33 years picking up unusual pebbles while he delivered mail, and he turned his collection into this stunningly elegant limestone cathedral. The 100-year-old “Palais Ideal” stands today near the village of Hauterives, France. Its elaborate edifices include sculptures …

Jordan Shine "Deep Royal Blue"

Jordan Brand has produced a new colorway to its Jordan Shine sneaker in “Deep Royal Blue.” The<p>Jordan Brand has produced a new colorway to its Jordan Shine sneaker in “Deep Royal Blue.” The high-top model is Jordan’s latest lifestyle footwear offering sporting a lush blue leather upper, demarcated …

Heartwarming Photos of the Amazing Friendship Between a Dog and an Owl

Dogs may be man's best friend, but Ingo the shepherd dog's special buddy is Poldi, a little owl who loves to pose for pictures and cozy up to his canine pal. Germany-based animal photographer and collage artist Tanja Brandt documents their unlikely friendship in heartwarming portraits that show the …

Nike Air Force 1 iD "Iridescent" Option

NiKEiD has launched an iridescent option for both the Air Force 1 Low Premium and the Air Force 1<p>NiKEiD has launched an iridescent option for both the Air Force 1 Low Premium and the Air Force 1 Mid Premium. Reworking the classic basketball sneaker with a progressive feel, the option allows users …

A Closer Look at the Nike Air Force 1 Elite QS White/Chrome

In time for the forthcoming months of spring, we take a closer look at the Nike Air Force 1 Elite<p>In time for the forthcoming months of spring, we take a closer look at the Nike Air Force 1 Elite in this Quickstrike white and chrome motif. The attention is in the details on the clean silhouette, …

Converse CONS Launches the "Breakpoint" Pack with Four European Retailers

Converse CONS announces the launch of its new Breakpoint collection in partnership with four<p>Converse CONS announces the launch of its new Breakpoint collection in partnership with four revered European retailers, including Patta in Amsterdam, Solebox in Berlin, Footpatrol in London and Starcow in …

Vans LXVI 2015 Spring Sk8-Hi Lite Collection

Even the classics need to be adjusted from time to time – in fact, those often make the best<p>Even the classics need to be adjusted from time to time – in fact, those often make the best releases. Re-built from the bottom up, the Sk8-Hi Lite from Vans LXVI represents a new life for one of the brand’s …

A Closer Look at the Nike KD VII EXT Floral QS

Another Kevin Durant shoe has been canvassed in a floral arrangement, and this time it is the Nike<p>Another Kevin Durant shoe has been canvassed in a floral arrangement, and this time it is the Nike KD VII EXT. With a premium satin upper, a delicate rose print adorns the entire shoe, symbolizing …

A Closer Look at the Nike Dunk Lux High SP "Burnished Leather"

Following the unveiling of the NikeLab Dunk Lux High, we have our first look at a special colorway<p>Following the unveiling of the NikeLab Dunk Lux High, we have our first look at a special colorway for the shoe. The “Burnished Leather” iteration canvasses the new silhouette in a rich, brown leather …

NikeLab Dunk Lux High

Coming soon is the latest release from NikeLab: an updated version of the classic high-top Dunk.<p>Coming soon is the latest release from NikeLab: an updated version of the classic high-top Dunk. Dubbed the Dunk Lux High and first teased last night, the new designs celebrates the 30th anniversary of …

The Kanye West x adidas Yeezy 750 Boost Gets Unveiled Courtesy of Ibn Jasper

Ibn Jasper recently took to Instagram to unveil the highly anticipated adidas and Kanye West<p>Ibn Jasper recently took to Instagram to unveil the highly anticipated adidas and Kanye West collaboration which was set for an official unveiling in New York next week. The shoe features a gray high top …

Nike Air Force 1 Mid Black/Grey Python

Nike reappropriates its python patterning for yet another release, this time adorning the serpent<p>Nike reappropriates its python patterning for yet another release, this time adorning the serpent detailing on the Air Force 1 Mid model. With black supporting the foundation of this release’s colorway, …

Bally 2015 Fall/Winter Collection

For its 2015 fall/winter collection, Swiss luxury label Bally takes on style cues from the classic<p>For its 2015 fall/winter collection, Swiss luxury label Bally takes on style cues from the classic Wes Anderson film <i>The Royal Tenenbaums</i>, resulting in a series of looks both preppy and sartorial. The …