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New Balance National Parks 996

The National Parks 996 collection by New Balance celebrates America’s majestic and varied landscape with colors inspired by the land, sea and sky. This Made in USA 996 features premium pigskin and mesh uppers, a tri-color combo with matching laces, and a signature ENCAP midsole.

Available now from Asphaltgold, New Balance and from Amazon.




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ETHNOTEK BAGS | NEW COLLECTION | Image

ETHNOTEK BAGS | NEW COLLECTION

Our friends from Ethnotek Bags have come a long way since their first appearance on our site. We have caught up with them recently and found out they have a new collection available. The cool and rugged backpacks have the ability to remove and customize the main front panel of the product (named Thread). Each thread is the main piece of the bag which incorporates a direct-trade acquired ethnic textile. After the jump you can watch Ethnotek´s new thread-sourcing adve...
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YSTUDIO FOUNTAIN PENS

Ystudio is from Taiwan and was founded in 2012. They explore vanishing cultures and devote themselves to linking past memories with modern life, making fine artifacts for whoever is serious with their life. Their new collection, a set of four fountain pens, was created to motivate the user to "put the pen to paper” more often. They want their users to "reflect and look back” every once in a while, e.g. write a card or put their emotions on paper, believing it helps ...
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Mission Workshop Eiger WX Jacket

The new Eiger WX Jacket by Mission Workshop is a timeless item inspired by vintage workwear and old field coats, it has crisp, clean lines and a refined fit. The rugged exterior is built with waxed canvas sourced from a Scottish factory, making it durable, weatherproof, and giving it that air of heritage style that will look better with age. The Eiger WX features a 3-point adjustable hood, custom made Italian RiRi snaps, and a collection of cargo stash pockets, both...
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