Aegis Men’s Clothing: Shanghai

Posted on September 18, 2011 Under Fashion

Aegis in Shanghai is definitely one of the most impressive men's stores I visited while in China. Launched just a little over a year ago, they're certainly the pioneers in the Chinese fashion retail space. The space is a beautifully…

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Japan Brand Pop Up Shop: NYC

Posted on November 24, 2009 Under Design

Felissimo – the design house on 56th street in New York – is opening a JAPAN BRAND holiday pop up shop from Nov 23rd to Dec 24th.  Awesome stuff! One of the items is a limited edition series of extraordinary,…

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The Shelter: Dubai

Posted on November 19, 2009 Under Travel

Even though I'm told there isn't a word for entrepreneur in Arabic, there is certainly a good amount of "from the ground up" spirit happening from within a new generation of people living in Dubai. I had the pleasure of…

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A Bathing Ape Pirate Store

Posted on September 3, 2009 Under Fashion

The lines are massive down the block from my office on Lafayette Street in NYC"“ the limited time only A Bathing Ape Pirate Store opens today. It's full of all kinds of archived and factory second items for sale.  Should…

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Nooka Pop-Up Shop

Posted on July 20, 2009 Under Design

Wanna get your Nooka on? Swing by their super-fun pop-up shop at Den in New York from July 10th through August 16th. The entire line of products is for sale"“ all the watches, the new wallets, belts and Nooka fragrance.…

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Posted on June 4, 2009 Under Food

A pre-lunch visit to the online marketplace Foodzie is not for the faint of heart: the startup’s efforts to highlight the products of independent food producers includes images and details about cheeses, chocolates, and sauces that will make your mouth…

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Mishka Grand Opening

Posted on March 12, 2009 Under Fashion

We posted about Mishka's website relaunch in 2007, and now we're happy to see that the streetwear brand is opening its first store in the heart of Brooklyn, "where it all began." Mishka's flagship store is located at 350 Broadway…

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Posted on March 5, 2009 Under Fashion

Yelpers are a notoriously fickle bunch, and pretty verbose when it comes to the recently opened San Francisco men and women's apparel boutique SHOTWELL. Carrying "vintage Lacoste sweaters, plaid shirts ... and reconstructed dresses", as well as lines from Cheap…

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Posted on February 19, 2009 Under Fashion

In this era of mass production, it's pretty common to happen upon a killer tee only to find out your not the first to sport it in public. Despite the disappointment you must press on with your unique fashion sense.…

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Nike Sportswear Store Sao Paulo

Posted on December 16, 2008 Under Design

The photo above is of the customizing area at Brazil's first Nike Sportswear store, which opened on Saturday here in Sao Paulo to an excited crowd. No doubt they were there in part to see super-special guest of honor and…

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