Hot Topics Allen Edmonds: 2014 Edition We’ve talked about Allen Edmonds in this space before – and all across this forum – but let’s check in with the brand for 2014, post-recent sale. Have the qualities of the shoes changed recently? Are they still one of the few remaining American shoe makers? Is the styling better, and if not, why not? Let’s talk! Vintage Leather Jackets We talk about expensive new jackets all the time in the Streetwear & Denim forum, including forum favorites Temple of Jawnz and Martin Margiela, but what about vintage pieces? For years very few companies produced a modern, slim-fitting leather jacket that didn’t cost thousands (hello to you Dior Homme), leaving those who wanted to spend less with only one option: vintage. Let’s talk about them here! Hip Hop I don’t think I’ve ever featured one of StyleForum’s many music threads in this space before, which is a real shame. StyleForum has some very educated music aficionados, and let’s kick things off with the Hip Hop thread.