Highlights From Outdoor Retailer: Summer Market 2019

From apparel to kayaks and skateboards, our picks from the annual exhibition

At this year’s Outdoor Retailer: Summer Market, there was plenty of buzz around all kinds of gear. Whether it be the consensus shift toward sustainability or the CBD boom (the cannabinoid had its own wing this year), the 2019 show had a different feel. Brands—eager to appeal to new consumers, but to also show a sense of accountability—showed less than usual. For instance, The North …

Pride Style 2019

Real support for the LGBTQ+ community through clothing and accessories from brands that give back

It’s one thing to wave a rainbow flag one Sunday in June, and quite another to advocate for the LGBTQ+ community all year, ever year. And, while more and more brands are getting on board with Pride, few are actually giving back to the communities they claim to be supporting. This year, as with previous ones, it’s vital not to let Pride be reduced to …

adidas Originals + Fiorucci’s Playfully Retro Collection

Two iconic brands collaborate for the second time

Since 2017, cult brand Fiorucci has been in a state of comeback—with their iconic cherub motif, playful graphics and lettering all now steeped with nostalgia. As such, the ’80s-tinged collaboration with adidas makes perfect sense. The second collection from the two brands (which debuts today) is print-heavy again, but made for summer—with pool slides, swimsuits, visors and tote bags included. Working within a bold color …