The Tubular was a progressive silhouette at its time of debut in the 90s. The running shoe was recognized for its technical innovation and design. Now the Tubular has become a street-wear staple and adidas has modernized its look. The sock like construction of the upper is made of Primeknit, for an enhanced breathable and flexible fit. Embroidered overlays and textile winning are also details on the upper, as well as suede at the sides and toecap. The EVA outsole for lightweight flexibility and grip, along with the the textured ripple details on the tube inspired midsole rounds out the look of the sneaker. These are currently available at rime locations.
Following up their recent collaboration, Stussy and GORE-TEX are back for another cold weather collab. The range includes outerwear and caps. There’s a new take on the Mountain Parka elevated by bold GORE-TEX lettering on the back, which is sure to be a stand out in the bright pink color, the parka also comes in black. Also included in the range are Fishtail Parkas in olive and black. The adjustable caps are in a black or pink color-way. All of the products are made of waterproof, windproof and breathable GORE-TEX fabric to stay warm and dry in the colder months. The outerwear also has dual branding on the inside.
Canada Goose has rise from their Toronto start sixty years ago into on of the world’s leading makers of luxury apparel, specifically their coats and jackets. The appeal is rooted in the company’s volume-based down filling, which resulted in the brand’s outerwear being the go to for scientists in Antarctica and film crews on cold-climate sets, even having cameos in blockbuster films like The Day After Tomorrow and National Treasure. The brand’s namesake and reputation has lead to star collaborations with other brands. Below are a few of Canada Gooses’ best currently available at rime locations, you can also find them here at rime’s website.
The men’s Macmillan Down Parka is made for warmth and styled for everyday, city-ready use. The outer textile is proven to withstand extreme climates and conditions, staying dry in the rain or snow fall. Cut slim, the Macmillan isn’t a bulky coat. Details like the stylized curved hem with side slits and extended back panel aids in better coverage and protection. The tunnel hood is adjustable both horizontally and vertically. other features include a brushed tricot chin guard for comfort, secured zippers and pockets, exterior fleece-lined hand warmer pockets and heavy duty ribbed cuffs to keep out the cold.
The Women’s Chelsea parka is slim fit, filled with duck down, with a removable coyote fur ruff on the hood. The hood is removable, with an adjustable opening and a bracing wire is in the hood to stay in place for protection in windy conditions. Other details include two-way locking zippers, interior shoulder straps for hands free carrying, exterior fleece lined pockets to keep hands warm, interior security pockets and heavy duty rib-knit cuffs to keep out the cold.
The men’s Banff Parka is inspired by the Arctic and made to endure everyday chill. In a slim, mid-thigh cut, the parka is filled Canada Goose’s signature duck down. It has an adjustable drawcord on the inside, which provides added warmth by sealing out the cold and leather trim detailing under the upper and lower pocket flaps, cuff edges and under collar. Other details include removable coyote fur ruff on the tunnel hood, a storm flap over the heavy duty front zipper with military button closure, reinforced elbows for durability and ribbed cuffs.
The Macmillan Parka Fusion Fit is cut slim, it’s an ideal fit, comfort and protection for smaller body frames. Like the Macmillan, it has rounded side slits and an extended back panel for better coverage. The hood and other details are also similar to the the Macmillan.
The Women’s Trillium is a regular fit, mid-thigh length parka with an interior elastic drawcord, adjustable at the waist. The hood is removable with adjustable bracing wire for super protection on windy days. Other features include interior shoulder straps, storm flaps that are secured with snap buttons, fleece lined pockets with embossed snaps. There’s an interior media pocket for an easy access opening for headphones and the ribbed cuffs to keep the cold out rounds out the details.
Nike Sportswear is back to keeping your feet comfy-cozy and warm in the colder months with a fleece constructed Sock Dart. The in demand lifestyle sneaker debuted in fleece las winter, and they’re back again. The Sock Dart SE in navy is streamlined by the hues of blues sitting a top a clean white sole, while allowing the protruding heel piece, done in a khaki, to stand out. These are currently available at both rime locations.
The Nike Air Force 1 High ’07 LV8 Flax is Nike Sportswear’s Timberland-inspired sneaker. Since its debut in November 2014, the sneaker has become a must have world wide. The head-turning outdoorsman aesthetic takes on the iconic basketball high-top, and that’s the appeal. The tonal sneaker features a subtle suede with a classic gum outsole. A perforated toe box, ankle strap and thin rope laces rounds out the soft nubuck sneaker. These will be available at rime locations Wednesday November 23rd.
Opening Ceremony is back with another collaboration, this time with outerwear giants Canada Goose, the outerwear brand is known for making some of the highest quality jackets and coats. The collaboration is an offering of outerwear that combines modern silhouettes and bold prints, using Opening Ceremony’s exclusive paisley silk. Opening Ceremony isn’t just a brand, store, it is a medium to promote a diverse perspective in mainstream society. The look book for the collection features models of various backgrounds to celebrate inclusiveness in fashion. The Langford Parka and Chilliwack Bomber take on the eye catching prints that will be incorporated on the lining or outer shell. Rooted in exploration and travel, the collection also offers a sense of individuality. The color ways offered are Black, Purple Chestnut and Dark Sage for the Chilliwack silhouette., while the Langford’s options include Anchor Blue, Dark Sage and Black.
Rihanna and PUMA’s collaborated silhouette, the Fenty Creepers, has become the sneaker of the year. The duo have released many iterations of the sneaker since its debut late last year. Just in time for the holidays there is a new drop of velvet Fenty Creepers using Italian craftsmanship. The release will feature three new color-ways; black, burgundy and grey, which all feature gold metallic PUMA branding. Each model keeps the distinct, and quickly rising, iconic Fenty Creeper sole. Enhanced waxed laces rounds out the look of the sneaker. The new creepers will come with a matching velvet dust bag. These will be available at rime December 8.
Vans updates their iconic Sk8-Hi MTE silhouette with weather appropriate additions designed to withstand the elements. The update features premium Scotchgard-treated leather and suede uppers and a warm fleece lining. A heat retention layer between sock-liner and outsole keeps feet warm and dry while the update on the vulcanized outsole takes inspiration from snow boot technology for maximum traction. The Sk8-Hi MTE also features a re-enforced toecaps to withstand wear, while padded collars are in place for support and flexibility. These are currently available at rime locations.
Rita Ora and adidas are back with a bold and rebellious collaboration. The collection merges unexpected colors and designs together, which falls into the collections statement “Banned from Normal”. The look of the surprising mash up of colors and patterns is both fearless and fun. Black, yellow and red color blocking is featured throughout, as the slogan is adorned across the pieces. Stand out of the unisex collection include the grey crewneck with a striking tiger print used in the adidas branding and the hoody that is a mix of sweatshirt and track top materials that also boast the tiger print adidas branding. The sneaker offerings include a pair of adidas originals Superstars that take on the same boldness as the apparel, mixing leather and sweatshirt material, while including the slogan along the three stripe branding at the sides. Theres also a more subdued black Tubular model with shooting stars on the mid-foot strap. The collection also includes a duffle bag an socks. The range embodies Rita Ora, it’s flashy, confident and stylish.
Built for warmth through the colder months, the Nike Roshe Two Flyknit 365 features a water-repellent finish. The Flyknit upper offers a snug fit, like a sock, the innovative material is durable and offers precise placement of support, flexibility and breathability. The Roshe silhouette is rooted in simplicity, but its no basic shoe, offering running shoe necessities without embellishments. The 365 gets updated with the knit upper getting a triangular pattern throughout that matches the distinct synthetic quilted pattern on the toe cap. The laces get revamped with added tape throughout to add support for a durable finish, while adding an asymmetrical twist that elevates the entire look of the sneaker. these are currently available at rime locations.