Archive for February, 2011

Hermes Tie Break Low-top Sneakers

By Kyle O. on
February 28, 2011
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Ever since the Quicker sneaker hit the scene, we haven’t seen anything new from Hermes in that category. Finally after all the wait, Hermes has introduced their latest footwear release, the Tie Break low-top sneaker ($820). They have an elegant design with a color scheme that complements its premium craftsmanship, and features thalassa blue suede goatskin, cream and white leather, and a white rubber sole with a black rubber bottom. Another look below.

3.1 Phillip Lim Leather Zip Hoodie Jacket

By Kyle O. on
February 25, 2011
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The black leather jacket is a classic outerwear piece that has evolved over the years and has brought about many renditions such as this 3.1 Phillip Lim Leather Zip Hoodie Jacket ($1,100). It’s made from 100% black lambskin leather with contrasting gold zip detail and a detachable hood. Another look below.

Yves Saint Laurent Leather Loafer Sneakers

By Kyle O. on
February 25, 2011
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Yves Saint Laurent’s Nappa Leather Loafer sneakers ($493) are a more premium version of the casual slip-on shoe. It uses 100% black nappa lambskin leather for the upper part of the sneakers with a leather innersole and lining, and sits on top of white rubber sole. More looks below.

Band of Outsiders Suede Baseball Jacket

By Allen O. on
February 25, 2011
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I love Band of Outsiders jackets and this suede baseball jacket ($1,855) explains it all. It features a dark green suede body with ribbing at the collar and sleeves, side pockets, a zipped chest pocket, and a front zip fastening. Isn’t it just perfect for the Spring? See pics below

Yellow Balenciaga Spring 2011 Sneakers

By Allen O. on
February 24, 2011
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It’s no secret that Kanye West and his camp are huge supporters of Balenciaga footwear. Kanye’s friend/manager Don C went to his Tumblr and showed off a pair of yellow Balenciaga Spring 2011 sneakers ($545). These definitely make a statement and could do some damage worn with the correct outfit. What do you think, could you pull them off? See more pics below

(Winner) UpscaleHype x Android Homme Hand Woven Graphite Mach 1 Sneakers Giveaway

By Kyle O. on
February 24, 2011
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The winner of the UpscaleHype x Android Homme giveaway has been randomly selected via collecting all of the retweets and using a random number generator. Congratulations to @Shockvalue721 for winning a pair of Hand Woven Graphite Mach 1 Sneakers. We would like to thank everyone who entered the giveaway. If you didn’t win this time, don’t worry because there will be more giveaways and more chances to win in the future.

Marc by Marc Jacobs Leather Backpack

By Kyle O. on
February 24, 2011
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One of the latest releases from the Marc by Marc Jacobs label is this Zip-Zip Leather Backpack ($425), which has a classic and minimalistic design. It uses black leather along with a leather top handle and leather straps, and has two zip pockets on the front. Another look below.