When brands first started collaborating with artists in the late 1990s, it birthed a new era of limited edition releases. Prices shot up, the collectable market blossomed, and two decades later, luxury fashion houses such as Chanel are sending $4,000 limited edition sneakers down the runway. Are not so much a performance based sportswear anymore; they are a fashion piece and an artistic statement even.
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I reached CP2 under 1:45 and still felt wakeful (thanks to the Coke) and pretty good. Jeff was there encouraging the runners and checking on the CP. The long climb started out gradual enough and indeed very runnable, at least the first 3K which RJM covered.
For Van Noten, the idea was to create a sense of serendipity, a feeling of naturalness and unselfconscious delight. In a video discussion of his work, Van Noten remarked that he was intrigued by Art Brut, a term used by the artist Jean Dubuffetto describe the creative expression offered by outsiders. There is a controlled chaos in Van Noten’s collection, a hallucinogenic quality in which colors swirls and collide in a way that delights the eye as a piece of abstract art might.
I had to pick one I was hoping would pan out it CB Jeremy Clark. I felt he had a lot of potential but I guessing the injuries set him back and/or he never fully healed. I really liked Clark and Jones as CB but at least Jones made some noise this off season.