Adidas Originals LA OG & Los Angeles Luxe

They say that the 1980’s was the decade for sneaker headz and trainer spotters. A time when some of the sharpest pairs ever produced were seen on the streets, the track and the terraces. And there was one brand that ruled the roost back then…… adidas have been producing any number of city-named and city-inspired training shoes for decades now, … Continue reading

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Adidas LA & Los Angeles trainers

Red Wing AW16 Collection

There’s a well-known saying – “Die with your boots on”. It’s based on people working as hard as they can until the job is done; never quitting; to do as much as they can. It’s about living your life to the full…..but if it was me, and I did have to leave this mortal coil with my boots on, I’d … Continue reading

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So What’s The Story?

A band that many thought defined a generation, and a leading menswear brand – both admired, both adored. So what’s the story…..? The clued-up will know that I’m talking about Oasis and Pretty Green, with the link being Liam Gallagher: iconic frontman for the Mancunian band and the face behind the label that was born in 2009. Both have never … Continue reading

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Infinities Introduces Napapijri

If you’re a keen climber or expeditionist then you are likely familiar with Monte Bianco otherwise known as Mont Blanc – The highest peak in Europe which sits proudly in the French Alps. You may also be familiar with Napapijri which was born out of this very vicinity back in 1987.  If you’re not, then where have you been? Like … Continue reading

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adidas Originals Jeans GTX Trainers

It’s just over four decades ago that Die marke mit den drei streifen unleashed their seminal Jeans MK1 trainers onto the streets. These reached instant fame on the terraces of UK football grounds and also with those who wanted a simply superb silhouetted trainer. Originally all in blue, the trainers did, and do, exactly what they say on the tin. … Continue reading

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Introducing Aquascutum

With their foundations set in the finest of British tailoring, Aquascutum have been producing quality menswear for the more discerning clothes conscious gent for the past 165 years. Now that is some track record, and it shows a real sartorial nouse over a long period of time, as the brand set up by John Emary has stayed true to its … Continue reading

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Hugo Boss AW16 Collection

So, how good is BOSS? Perhaps you shouldn’t take my word for it, but perhaps look in the dictionary instead? Boss: Someone or something that is in charge (slang: something that is excellent, outstanding). Great thing is, we have not one, not two, but three types of (Hugo) Boss in at Infinities; so there’s a great range and choice for … Continue reading

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Hugo Boss AW16 collection

Nike Air Leather Pegasus 83 Trainer Collection

When you think about running shoes, one of if not the first brand that springs to mind is Nike. Nike have been producing high quality trainers since 1971 so it’s no surprise that they really know what they are doing. One of their longest standing running trainer models is the Pegasus which was first introduced over 30 years ago. It … Continue reading

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Nike Air Pegasus 83 Trainers white black and maroon

Belstaff AW16 Jackets at Infinities

As sad as we are to say goodbye to the sunshine, Summer is coming to a close and Autumn is sneaking up on us. But it’s not all bad… it’s that time of year when you get to invest in a brand new Winter coat. Belstaff jackets are just that. An investment! Ok they may be pricey, but the quality … Continue reading

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Belstaff AW16 Jackets

Pretty Green AW16 Drop 2

A brand started by one of the most iconic frontmen of a generation, and influenced by the studio, the stage and the street…….. It didn’t take long for Pretty Green to create a huge reputation and following. It’s akin to what Pretty Green’s founder, Liam Gallagher, did when he snarled the opening line of Supersonic and introduced himself to the … Continue reading

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Pretty Green AW16 Drop 2

Asics Gel Kayano EVO Chameleoid Trainers

Runners, and those who love to wear brilliant looking trainers when they’re out and about, have a lot to be thankful that in 1945, Kihachiro Onitsuka established ASICS in Japan in 1949. Why ASICS? Well, ASICS stands for (and is an acronym of) ‘Anima sana in corpore sano’ a Latin phrase that translates as “a healthy soul in a healthy … Continue reading

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Introducing RAINS

From a country that experiences precipitation for around a third of each year, you’d think that Danish menswear designers would have rainwear absolutely nailed, wouldn’t you? And as that country is famed for sharp, simple, minimalistic design you’d think that allied to the inclement climate, you’d be getting jackets that are supremely fit for purpose, functional and stylish, yeah? Of … Continue reading

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Polo Ralph Lauren AW16 Drop

Polo Ralph Lauren is one of those brands that you can rely on each season. They do Summer as good as Winter and they do Autumn as good as Spring. They cover clothing, footwear and accessories and to be truthful, it would be quite easy to build a full wardrobe out of Ralph products. Here at Infinities we have just … Continue reading

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Ralph Lauren AW16 Drop

Infinities Welcomes North Sails

It’s almost sixty years since North Sails was founded in San Diego, Cailfornia by Lowell North. Since then, the brand has evolved from producing outstanding sails to producing outstanding clothing, fit for those at sea or those on dry land. Menswear that is nautical but nice, I suppose you could say. With its roots and soul based in the ocean … Continue reading

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New Release – Nike Air Presto SE Trainers

Some trainers are magic, whereas some are so magic they actually get a name related to that very subject. For 16 years or so now, the Nike Air Presto’s have been the proverbial bunch of flowers pulled from the trainer sleeve, the rabbit from the sneaker hat. Originally designed to give you the snug feeling of ‘T-shirt for your feet’, … Continue reading

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Air Presto SE Trainers navy & olive green

Infinities Interview Gary Aspden of Adidas

The brand. The trainer. The main man.   Gary Aspden talks to Infinities about the adidas Gazelle. Think of sportswear and you think of adidas. And when you think of adidas many associate the brand in modern times with GARY ASPDEN. Then think of iconic adidas training shoes and a fair few would immediately think of a pair of Gazelles. … Continue reading

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Gary Aspden

Pretty Green is Back

This is a great week for Infinities and that is because we welcome back one of our all-time favorite brands – Pretty Green. The brand was created by rock and roll legend Liam Gallagher over 15 years ago and took the industry by storm from the off. Liam is the perfect face for the brand and you can tell he has had … Continue reading

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Pretty Green AW16

Dropping Soon – Adidas Originals EQT Support ADV

Triple black is back. And with a huge bang, too, as adidas gears up to the release of a new take on an old favourite. Back in the 90’s the EQT’s (short for Equipment) were designed with performance firmly in mind. The fact that they looked absolutely superb too wasn’t lost on many a sneaker head and trainer spotter, either. But the … Continue reading

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Dropping Soon – Adidas Originals EQT Support ADV black/white

Vivienne Westwood AW16 Collection

Vivienne Westwood has never been a brand to play it safe, and safe is certainly not a term which can be used to describe the Vivienne Westwood AW16 clothing collection. The latest range of clothing features all over eye catching designs and prints in both classic and modern shapes. Put all of these pieces together and you have a mish-mash of … Continue reading

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Vivienne Westwood AW16 Mens Collection

The Ultimate Travel Style Guide

Summer in the city and the air is still….. It’s that time of year that everyone looks forward to and one we buy specifically for. Whilst the seasons in the UK seem to be blending into each other – meaning clothes become more and more generic and versatile – we all crave a hot summer and buy accordingly. What you … Continue reading

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Summer travel Style guide

Top Picks from Paul Smith AW16

Knowledge is power…… And as you’re in the know, then you’ll know that Paul Smith is the name for quintessentially classic British tailoring with a twist. And you should also know that the company has re-branded so that Paul Smith Jeans, PS by Paul Smith and Paul Smith Red Ear collections are all being merged into one line: PS by … Continue reading

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PS By Paul Smith AW16

Wimbledon Style Profile – Sam Smith

There’s been some great displays of men’s fashion at Wimbledon this year form the likes of Beckham, Bradley Cooper, Tinie Tempah and Sam Smith to name just a few. We’ve seen some super suave suit and tie combos but we have to say we much prefer the suit and trainer mix up! Sam Smith does it perfectly, combining a smart … Continue reading

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Sam Smith Wimbledon Style Profile

Look Book #1 AW16

I’m not sure if summer ever really got started, but in the world of men’s fashion it’s being pushed out of the door by the arrival of brand new Autumn/Winter 2016 clothing. We’re still seeing sunshine here and there so this week we have mixed some of the later summer stock from adidas Originals and Barbour with AW16 Paul Smith … Continue reading

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Introducing the New adidas Gazelle

Who would have thought that a sneaker named after a relatively small, often fawn-coloured member of the antelope family would be so beloved by so many people as the go-to training shoe of the last 48 years? The brand with the three stripes has released any number of pairs of iconic training shoes: think about beauties such as the Stan … Continue reading

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adidas originals gazelle blue/metallic and white/gold

Summer of Sport at Infinities

Its bad news for those who haven’t got control of the TV remote in their house. Why? Well we’ve already had half of the 2016 Euro’s (I know, I know…) Wimbledon is underway and the Olympics are still to come. But even if you don’t love watching sport – and no, I can’t imagine that, either – you can still … Continue reading

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Paul Smith – New Season, New Branding

  The quintessential British tailoring and name of Paul Smith is iconic throughout the world. Indeed, the name alone creates a constant buzz of excitement and expectation about the look and quality of the brand’s ranges of must-have clothing, footwear, and accessories. Paul Smith is where classic meets contemporary, and where tradition meets modern. And whilst Paul Smith ‘set up … Continue reading

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PS by Paul Smith Rebrand AW16

How To Roll Up Your Shirt Sleeves

Some roll their sleeves up for practicality, some for temperature control, some for style. I’ve seen people do it on many occasions, and it’s normally pretty painful to watch. The fumbling around and the material cutting into bulging skin – Not an inspirational look! Whatever your reason for rolling your sleeves, you can make it look good. You may not … Continue reading

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How to roll your sleeves up

The Nike Air Max Mercurial R9

Craved, adored, stunningly effective, world class ….. ….and the footballer wasn’t bad, either! We’re talking the original Ronaldo here. One of the most iconic footballers ever. And he now has an iconic pair of trainers remixed in 2016 in his honour. Just how legendary was Ronaldo Luís Nazário de Lima? Well, his fame often equates to just the one name … Continue reading

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Nike Air Max Mercurial R9 Trainers

Nike Air Rift BR Trainer

The Nike Air Rift BR trainer has just landed at Infinities and it’s got us all chatting thanks to it’s controversial silhouette and eye-catching colourways. The idea for this trainer was actually conceived by Nike in 1996 who strived to produce a running trainer which provided all the support that athletes need whilst retaining the free feeling of going barefoot … Continue reading

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Nike Air Rift BR crimson

Look Book #8 SS16

With the Euros kicking off in a couple of days we are in full football mode here at Infinities HQ. So it goes without saying that this week’s look book is centered around just that. Whether you’re watching in the comfort of your own home/garden or on the terraces, this look will see you right, mixing sports brands adidas Originals and … Continue reading

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Euros Look Book

Nike Cortez Ultra Breathe Pack

The 1972 Olympic Games saw the release of very possibly Nike’s first ever pair of iconic training shoes, the Cortez. The subsequent 44 years has seen the Cortez – with its famous silhouette – worn as a performance and a lifestyle choice by those in the know. Surely Bill Bowerman didn’t know that when he designed this particular running shoe … Continue reading

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Nike Cortez Ultra Breathe Pack

Top Gear Series 23 Review

Whether you’re into cars or not, you can’t have escaped the chatter about the new series of Top Gear. After Clarkson was finally put out to pasture, a supposed dream team of automobile fanatics was assembled and this was their first chance to shine. You may have read pretty dismal reviews elsewhere but they’re mostly by enthusiasts, perhaps loyal to … Continue reading

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Introducing The Hundreds

They say that thirteen is an unlucky number, don’t they? Well, it hasn’t been for Bobby and Ben Hundreds, as their surname-branded streetwear has gone from strength to strength after launching back in 2003. And now The Hundreds have made their merry way onto the shelves of Infinities! It’s a case of California gleaming (sorry) when you look at some … Continue reading

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The Hundreds Shop Front

France ’98, 18 years on

Europe – In or Out? As anticipation grows for a festival of football in France this summer, now is as good a time as any to look back to the last time England headed across the English Channel for a tournament. The 18 intervening years feel like they’ve flown by, but like France itself, 1998 may as well be a … Continue reading

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Euros 2016

Nike Air Max Denim Pack

Double denim is often scorned upon by the fashionistas as the domain of Whitesnake lead singers and Top Gear presenters. But denim is one of the world’s oldest fabrics and as the good folk at Nike have shown with their Nike Air Max Denim Pack, it’s still at the cutting edge of fashion. Denim as a material has been around … Continue reading

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Nike Air Max Denim Pack

A Blossoming Stockport Band

If you’re not aware of the five-piece musical phenomenon that is Blossoms, then where have you been for the past 12 months? Having knocked Adele off the top spot in the charts with their single Charlemagne and performing a sell-out show at Manchester’s Albert Hall earlier this year this year they’ve announced the release of their debut album this August … Continue reading

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Look Book #7 SS16

Despite the unwelcome showers we’re feeling all summery here at Infinities HQ so we have pulled together this seasonal look which is perfect for those who want to dress for the heat without looking like a set of traffic lights. This look book mixes streetwear with premium clothing to create a refined casual look from HUF, Adidas Originals, Clae, Paul Smith … Continue reading

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men's designer summer look book

Swims SS16 Drop

We all love holidays. And we all love looking great on our holidays. And it’s time to start thinking and planning the next few months…….It could be that bit of last minute exercise to get yourself back into full Baywatch mode, or simply thinking about getting new tees and polos for those nights out? But one area that can often … Continue reading

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SWIMS SS16 collection

How to Re-Wax a Barbour Jacket – The Ultimate Guide

There can be few things in life that are as hard-wearing or reliable as a Barbour jacket. Designed for all manner of healthy outdoor pursuits from bailing hay to wiping out wildfowl, it’s a timeless British icon loved the world over. Despite its low maintenance requirements, a well worn wax jacket will require re-waxing once in a while. Most jackets … Continue reading

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Introducing HUF

Add another ‘f’ to the end of the name and it’s a word that according to the dictionary, ‘expresses one’s feeling of petty annoyance’. But you wouldn’t go off in a HUF(F) if you were kitted out in this brand! HUF was created by a skateboarder, for skateboarders: but that’s not to say that this San Francisco label is worn … Continue reading

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Introducing HUF

Cruyff Rapid ‘Cracked Earth’ Pack

The late Johan Cruyff was a true genius on a football pitch. The epitome of footballing style and cool, a player who seemed to glide, not run. Cruyff was an iconic, timeless figure of the Beautiful Game, and is a name that is synonymous with all that is great about the sport. And like others from that time, he also … Continue reading

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Cruyff Rapid Trainer Red

Mens Shoes and Shorts –What to Wear With What

It’s that time of year again, have you got a spring in your step? The sun may not quite have his hat on yet, but he’s certainly looking around his house trying to find it. And once he does place it atop his bonce, you’re going to want to be ready. With the temperatures creeping up and the evenings getting … Continue reading

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Adidas Originals ZX Flux ‘Tech Fit’ OG Pack

Heritage styling on futuristic tooling. Tomorrow, 1st August 2015, sees the 1988 ZX8000 and ZX9000 reincarnated as part of the brand new Adidas originals ZX Flux ‘Tech Fit’ OG pack in cyan blue & aqua blue respectively. These vibrant colourways are not the only commonality with the OG model – this brand new iteration boasts the foot-stabilising, weight reducing torsion … Continue reading

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Lookbook #2 Autumn/Winter 15

Our second look book of Autumn Winter focuses on the versatile monochrome trend which is taking the catwalk and streets alike by storm. This look features a wide array of brands which create a casual yet premium look. Lyle & Scott Tricot Track Top This classic Lyle & Scott track top in black features a funnel neck and a branded … Continue reading

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Infinities autumn winter look book 2

Stone island Autumn / Winter 15 Statement Jackets

Rarely does a brand have such a loyal, committed and clued-up following, especially with regards to its coats. And these good folk, and many more, won’t be disappointed with its AW 15/16 collection. The Stone Island team have always leaned heavily towards work-wear and industrially influenced silhouettes with an eye for sublime detail and superb craftsmanship, creating jackets that are … Continue reading

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Introducing Wood Wood: A Contemporary Streetwear Brand

Denmark has always been seen as a hub for clean, sharp, innovative new design. Think of the likes of Bang and Olufsen and Lego for details. WOOD WOOD, since its birth in 2002, has done nothing to dispel that theory. The brainchild of friends from the Royal Design School of Denmark, this creative collective laid down its roots in a … Continue reading

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Lookbook #1 Autumn/Winter 15

For our first look book of Autumn/Winter 2015, we asked men’s fashion blogger Carl Thomson to choose his ideal casual look. He has picked a perfect combination of Paul Smith pale colours and pastels along with some classic Armani wash blue jeans for the ultimate off duty look. Paul Smith Jeans Zip Through Pocket Shirt This Zip Through Pocket Shirt in grey from Paul Smith Jeans features … Continue reading

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Autumn Winter 2015 Look Book

Lookbook #10 Spring/Summer 15

adidas Originals Superstar 80s Deluxe The trainer is constructed  from premium burgundy suede uppers with the famous zig zag 3 stripe branding to the sidewall. Additional features include the iconic rubber shell toe, gold foil Trefoil branding to the tongue and the chunky rubber sole. Polo Ralph Lauren Custom Fit Long Sleeve Polo A classic wardrobe staple this Polo features the … Continue reading

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