HYPE 2013 Spring/Summer Collection
As always Hype delivers the hype with their 2013 Spring/Summer collection. Focusing a large majority of the release on all over prints, as well as some excellent lower key pieces. This release is out of this world and will surely secure Hype’s position at the forefront of forward thinking UK streetwear for the year to come and further beyond. Check out some of the awesome items from the collection below and then head over to the Hype store to grab some gear!
COMUNE 2013 Summer Collection Lookbook Video
Lifestyle brand COMUNE presents a lookbook presenting their collection of Summer 2013 apparel. The video lookbook was shot in and around Detroit, MI, giving a striking, unique framework for COMUNE’s line of graphic T-shirts, plaid casual shirts, shorts, and denim. From the cobwebbed stairwells of an abandoned building to a silent beach cove on the lake, COMUNE’s versatile collection meshes gothic and motor culture influences with contemporary sensibilities, perfectly contextualized by the setting. This impressive, smart video was shot and cut by Kevin Castanheira. Look for COMUNE’s Summer 2013 collection on the brand’s web shop.
ASOS Black & PUMA 2013 Fall/Winter Collection
For Fall/Winter 2013, ASOS Black and PUMA introduce the second installment of their ongoing collaboration, the ASOS Black x PUMA collection. The collaboration continues to be influenced by both PUMA’s considerable sporting heritage and ASOS Black’s design lead aesthetic.
The lookbook develops on the concept of #beacreator following up the last campaign. The collection is modeled by three creative young Londoners: Caleb, a tattooist, artist and former pro BMX rider; Thristian BPM, the front man for Boiler Room TV, the club night come webcast at the cutting edge of new music; and Daniel David Freeman, an illustrator, artist and DJ.
The full collection will be available from June 2013 at asos.com.
Benny Gold 2013 Spring Collection Lookbook
Benny Gold headed underground in Hungary’s capital to capture their latest lookbook featuring standout pieces from their Spring 2013 collection. Although subways have been a popular backdrop for lookbooks in recent years, the San Francisco brand managed to find and capture what looks to be one of the cleanest mass transport systems on the planet. Look for the collection to hit Benny Gold’s online shop very soon.
Lurk Hard 2013 Spring/Summer Collection Lookbook
Ron Herman 2013 Spring/Summer Lookbook
Los Angeles-based Ron Herman has always been defined by a certain degree of “day off,” beach-inspired aesthetics. With a self-professed “Style of Life California,” Ron Herman introduces its Spring/Summer 2013 lookbook that doesn’t stray too far from its core ethos. Comprised of a wealth of soft cotton T-shirts, light bomber jackets and button-ups, the range also sees a presence of shorts, denim and chino trousers. Offering a broad spectrum of goods for a casual West Coast life, the full range is now available from the Ron Herman US and Japan doors.
Champion Japan 2013 Spring/Summer Lookbook
It might seem unfair to parade yet another lookbook of great clothes that are only available to buy in Japan, or by paying extortionate prices on shipping, but it’s necessary to see what sports brand Champion has to offer this season none the less. With a mix of ’80s jersey and ’30s varsity styles, the designers have taken sports influenced designs to the next level with smart cuts and clever styling.
Jiberish 2013 Spring/Summer Lookbook
Jiberish arrived on the scene in 2005 with bold sweatshirt designs that became an instant hit with Denver, Colorado’s snowsports enthusiasts. And, though the label has since grown — it now operates three boutiques in Denver, Boston and Park City — and its product range has widened, the same Rocky Mountain outdoor influences are apparent in the quality and integrity of the garments. From contemporary twists on classic menswear silhouettes to simple graphic t-shirts and accessories, the Spring/Summer 2013 collection from Jiberish consists of cut-and-sew styles that display an attention to detail, design and craftsmanship. Pieces like the military-style Shacket Shirt or Fleck pullover hoodie are ideal on the slopes or on chilly nights, while an array of screenprinted tees and 5-panels will keep you covered in the heat of summer.
Togs+Clogs 2013 Spring/Summer “Classic Dog Moments” Lookbook
Togs + Clogs have teamed up with Manchester Creative mainstay Lazerian for its Spring/Summer 2013 lookbook. Featuring Lazerian’s trusty mascot dog Gerald, the lookbook — aptly titled “Classic Dog Moments” — flaunts Togs + Clogs’ latest collection in the lukewarm settings of inner city Manchester. Put together by stylist John-Paul Cassidy and shot by Tom Cockram, the lookbook sees a harmonious pairings from the likes of I Love Ugly, Wood Wood, Universal Works, Billionaire Boys Club and Armor-Lux. Putting forward a myriad of engaging prints over staples like the bucket hat, button-up shirt and pleated shorts, footwear from Gourmet, Converse and Saucony round up the lookbook, gladly welcoming the warmer months with courageous flair.
Urban Outfitters 2013 Summer Lookbook
With summer around the corner, Urban Outfitters has delivered a lookbook with elements prepping us for the warmer months ahead. Peeling the layers back with this diverse lookbook, chromatic patterns – floral, Aztec paisley and Hawaiian – are featured across button-ups, T-shirts and vests, while tie-dye designs adorn other summer staples. Shot by Renne Vaille in Cape Town, South Africa, this lookbook should have you thinking about your next getaway.The summer collection is available now through Urban Outfitters locations and its online store.
Odd Future 2013 Summer “Golf”Collection Lookbook
Odd Future presents some lookbook images from its latest release. As part of the Summer 2013 “GOLF” Collection they released a series of new t-shirts, hoodies, longsleeves and caps. The entire line-up of new summer items is now available from the Odd Future flagship store on Fairfax in Los Angeles (410 N Fairfax) and will also release from their online store next week.
ALOYE 2013 Spring /Summer Collection Lookbook
Converging an overriding cleanliness in design with comprehensible patterns, the ALOYE Spring/Summer 2013 collection offers basic wear that stylistically stands out yet is not overbearing. The range of T-shirts are infused with the brand’s affiliation towards pop references and an experimental approach towards pattern-blocking against the apparel’s plain white canvas. Shown through their aptly styled look book, the ALOYE Spring/Summer 13 collection is a well-executed example of an amalgamation of color, pattern and design, done in immaculate taste.
Highland Spring/Summer 2013 Collection Lookbook
Expanding on their love for the outdoors, the New York-based brand Highland has released their lookbook for Spring/Summer 2013. Originally formed in Venice, CA in 2009, the trio behind the label recently relocated to the East Coast to continue to cultivate their contemporary aesthetic. The latest season shows an impressive growth for the young label and hints at good things to come. Check out the rest of the looks straight at the source.
Griffin Hartland 2013 Spring/Summer Lookbook
Griffin Hartland takes to the roaming, mossy hills of a remote isle to frame their goods for Spring/Summer 2013. The line, which notoriously blends British sensibilities with sport, military and outdoor utility influences, has produced a rather cinematic video lookbook consistent with its ideals. Checkered patterning is heavily favored across polo shirts, jackets and sweatshirts, as are stripes and pixelated paisley. The lookbook does well to contextualize Griffin Hartland’s aesthetic, inspired by woodsy environments yet perfectly suited for the streets. Enjoy the video featured above, which was produced and directed by creative duo Damsell/Jenkins.