News Bulletin

December 11, 2015 BY WATM STAFF


James Merry Links With Opening Ceremony for Embroidered Sportswear

"Artist James Merry, whose embroidery of vintage athletic gear from Nike, adidas and Umbro, and more caused a firestorm of interest, will sell his unique pieces in a capsule collection at Opening Ceremony."

(Jonathan Luk - HighSnobiety)


Gosha Rubchinskiy's Greatest Hits Are Coming to Dover Street Market

"Gosha Rubchinskiy drops some of the best punk-esque graphic tees around, but they typically disappear in a flash. Thankfully, the Russian designer and photographer has teamed up with Dover Street Market to offer fans another chance at some of his better pieces."

(T.S. Fox - Hypebeast)

'Thrasher' Throws a Surprise Party for Skater of the Year Anthony Van Engelen

"Anthony Van Engelen was recently named by Thrasher magazine as ‘Skater of the Year,’ and to celebrate this achievement, the editorial team spray painted skater Cody Green in copper body paint to pose as his trophy."

(Gavin Yeung - Hypebeast)

GoPro Unveils the Name of Upcoming Drone Line

"Rumored for much of the past year, GoPro finally lends some more credibility to the development of its drone product line with the announcement of its name: Karma. This was accompanied by a first look at the video capturing and stabilization capabilities of the drone."

(Gavin Yeung - Hypebeast)

Disney Doubles Stake In Vice Media, Which Is Somehow Worth $4 Billion

"The Walt Disney Company, family entertainment titan, has doubled its stake in Vice Media to 10 percent of the company, or $400 million, a source familiar with the matter told International Business Times on Tuesday. The source, who wished to remain anonymous because the deal had not yet closed, confirmed that the deal would value gonzo news group Vice at over $4 billion."

(Brendan James - International Business Times)