Man-tle In-Store Pop-Up

9/19/2017 9:53 AM

This Thursday the 21st of September Man-tle are setting up shop at our Level 1/5 McKillop Street store.

From 6pm until 8pm Thursday the 21st we’ll be serving up some ice cold Gage Road Brewing Co. alongside a selection of their fine wares.

The pop-up will be on hand from the 21st of September until the 6th of October, so drop in and check out the ranges first hand...

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Outfit Of The Week 18/09/2017

9/18/2017 9:22 AM

Mr. Mannequin’s back and in action this week, exploring the laneways of Melbourne looking for his coffee fix in the latest arrivals from Norse Projects, Larose Paris, Mikia, Engineered Garments, and McGuffin & Purpose.

Kicking it all off this week with a well layered combination of Engineered Garments’ Brushed Plaid 19th Century BD Shirt Paired off with Norse Projects’ Victor Brushed Tee in Light Grey. Accessorising this week keeping the sun off with Larose’s Navy Casentino Wool Baseball Cap and Mikia’s 6mm Bracelet in Pyrite, and Iron Tiger Eye wrapped around his wrist. Heading down to the lower half of this weeks’ outfit, and Mr. Mannequin’s opted for a pair of Engineered Garments’ Ground Pant in Olive, before sliding into a pair of McGuffin & Purpose’s Homecourt Chukka in Tumbled Navy to finish it all off.

Has he outdone himself this week? Continue reading after the jump for all of the finer details of this week’s outfit, and head in store and online for all of the latest arrivals from all of your favourite labels

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Nike have been delivering some of their most respected classics from their Vandals, to the Kenny Moore signature Cortez, and now the Air Max 1 Anniversary. Straight from 1987, the shape and colours as you’ll remember them, you’ll be able to lace them up once more. Taking the traditional University Red and mixing them together with the subtle cloudy greys, and crisp whites across a mixture of premium materials. All laced up and packed neatly into a special anniversary edition box sporting a little bit of history on the inside lid.

The Air Max 1 Anniversary will be hitting our shelves on September 21st in store from 11am at our Lower Grounds store located at Basement Level 15 McKillop Street. Any remaining pairs will release online later the same day. Sizes US8 through to US14 (including some half sizes) for $200. Until release day, you can head on over after the jump and scope out all of the finer details whilst imagining how good this piece of history will look on your feet…

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adidas Originals have refined their coveted Equipment silhouette to give us the EQT RF PK. Coming to us with a fully knit upper the refined Equipment upper features all of the classic elements with three-striped lacing system, and heel counter wrapping around iso the lace system for support. All of this comes to us in a tonal Black, and tonal Off-White uppers before meeting the EQT’s signature Torsion sole unit to finish them all off.

Both colourways will be available both in store and online this Saturday the 16th of September from our Lower Grounds store located at the Basement Level 15 McKillop Street. Until Saturday, we’ll leave you with all of the finer details after the jump…

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adidas Originals Tubular Rise

9/13/2017 2:00 PM

The ever popular Tubular from the adidas Originals range has returned. Receiving a full blown makeover and taking the ‘Tubular Rise’ name to boot. Still a tubular at heart, the tube-like sole unit has been retooled, making it sleeker with some added heel support that wraps around the sole and through the upper. The high-cut upper keeps it’s sock styled lining meeting an array of knit panelling and nubuck accents before been laced up with flecked rope laces to finish it all off.

You can grab the black variation of the Tubular Rise in store now with the semi solar yellow colourway releasing in store and online Thursday the 14th of September. Head on over after the jump for all of the finer details…

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adidas Originals Gazelle Super

9/13/2017 1:55 PM

Straight out of the 80’s adidas Originals’ Gazelle has returned with some soft vintage suedes. Coming to us Olive, and Purple, both pairs feature classic crinkle cut three stripes in an accenting white that run all the way down to an all gum sole to finish it all off. The white accents run through to the heel counter, and fused tongue with trefoil to boot. Stamp with the Gazelle’s gold foil namesake so everyone knows what you’ve got on your feet.

Both colourways are now available both in store and online with all of the finer details after the jump…

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Anonymousism Socks FW17

9/13/2017 1:48 PM

If there’s one thing you can never have too many of it’s socks and if there’s one thing Japan’s Anonymousism know how to do, it’s make one damn fine pair of socks. Crafted in Japan, each pair is woven from soft and durable fibres ready to endure day in day out wear and still looking good at the same time. This season’s range covers not only patterns, but classic melanges keeping your feet correct regardless of the occasion.

The Wigwam takes on a traditional native american pattern representing the traditional homes tribes would live in across an array of accenting colours. The Cowichan as it’s name might suggest takes inspiration from traditional British-Columbian knitwear with each pair donning an accenting totem emblem front and centre. Returning is Anonymousism’s signature Patchwork, with an array of colours simulating traditional patchwork repairs in an array of colours. Lastly, and certainly not least, the Slub Crew brings classic melanges to your feet with sporadic white and coloured knits.

The Anonymousism range of socks is now available both in store and online with all of the finer details after the jump. Do your feet a favour and head on over to grab some pairs, you won’t regret it, and neither will your feet!

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Vans have delivered their latest with a duo of classics done right. The Authentic LX and Half Cab LX hit our shelves as a part of a black suede pack. Sticking true to their original counterparts of yesteryear each pair is pieced together with tonal black suedes. The Authentic features a white canvas lining and a crisp white outsole, whilst the Half Cab takes on white canvas accents before hitting a crisp white sole unit.

Both pairs are now available in store at our Lower Grounds location as well as online. For all of the finer details continue reading after the jump.

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Converse have come together with Hong Kong mainstays CLOT to create a unique edition of the One Star inspired by confucian philosophy and the discipline of martial arts. Embodying the spirit of Yin and Yang, Edison Chen and Kevin Poon have created a monotone colourway mining the balance of light and dark.

Each pair features a lush hairy suede upper with finite detailing gems of wisdom courtesy of Confucius, and logos that represent the states of energy; acceleration, harmony, and opposition. All of this of course sits atop the One Star Vintage and Chuck Taylor 1970’s signature sole unit again with alternating outsoles recalling the balance of Yin and Yang.

Pairs will release in store this coming Friday the 15th of September from 11am at our Lower Grounds store located at Basement Level 15 McKillop Street. Any remaining pairs will release in our online store later the same day. Sizes US8 through to US12 (whole sizes only) will be available for $160. Until Thursday, we’ll leave you with all of the finer details after the jump…

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Mr. Mannequin’s back and in action this week, exploring the laneways of Melbourne looking for his coffee fix in the latest arrivals from Norse Projects, Tom Wood, Velva Sheen, Engineered Garments, and Viberg.

Kicking it all off this week with a well layered combination of Norse Projects’ Elliot Shearling Jacket in Camel, paired off with their Anton Check Shirt in Navy/Charcoal, and Velva Sheen’s Short Sleeve Tee in Heather tucked underneath. Accessorising this week with all of his daily carry packed into Engineered Garments’ Gangster Stripe Carry-All Tote and Tom Woods’ Bullet Chain wrapped around his neck. Heading down to the lower half of this weeks’ outfit, and Mr. Mannequin’s opted for a pair of Engineered Garments’ Ground Pant in Navy, before sliding into a pair of Viberg’s Tan Horsehide Slipper to finish it all off.

Has he outdone himself this week? Continue reading after the jump for all of the finer details of this week’s outfit, and head in store and online for all of the latest arrivals from all of your favourite labels

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