Author Archives: Jessica Kaplan

2013 ING New York City Marathon

The 2013 ING New York City Marathon  on November 3rd, 2013, was met with a higher level of emotion. After two years, thousands of runners from around the world were finally able to get back onto NYC streets again for their 26.2 mile endurance. As we sadly all know, Hurricane Sandy took away the iconic event in 2012, leaving a wake ...
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Football Update!

Since we here on the Active Team are massive football fans, it's only fitting to stay on top of the latest trends and happenings within the sport. And if that focus happens to bridge fashion and performance together, even better! This season the Philadelphia EAGLES Cheerleaders teamed up with fashion insider Vera Wang -- the iconic ready to wear and ...
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Patagonia Bowery – Opening Party!

Last night we were invited to celebrate the store opening party for Patagonia Bowery in Downtown, New York City. A few weeks earlier, we were lucky enough to get a sneak peak of the store with its surfing focus and also came to the pre-party (last night) to chat with friends and family of the brand. Suffice the say, the festivities ...
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Themed Runs with Staying Power!

Here at Stylesight we are all team players, striving to build and create the best of the best in support of one another and our platform. So, when we heard that our Trend Advisor, Ali Lind, had been participating in various Color and Mud Runs in and around New York City, we here on the Active Team asked her to ...
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NIKE x Cold Weather Performance

Attending a Nike event is always a special experience as one feels as if they are uplifted into the future -- embraced with new technology, innovation and vision. Each time is quite different and unique with our recent invitation to preview the brand's new collection for Fall and Winter 2013 with a special, designed enphiseis on cold weather performance.   After our group ...
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C9 – Holiday Sneak Peek!

Late last week the Active Team had a special invite to check out the upcoming Holiday 2013 launch that will hit stores come early November for C9 by Champion -- the ongoing collaboration between the iconic active brand Champion and Target. (Which is exclusively sold at Target!) We've been following what C9 has been doing over the past few years and ...
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adidas by Stella McCartney – Spring/Summer 2014!

We here on the Active Team are massive fans of Stella McCartney and her longtime collaboration with adidas -- multiple seasons continue to present the best of the best in active apparel for women with the new Spring/Summer 2014 collection being no different! In London last week, McCartney debuted her looks for the adidas by Stella McCartney range for next year ...
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Recently the Active Team took a much needed holiday break to Europe for an end of summer send off! While traveling, we fortunately had to chance to soak in all in the inspiration that Europe has to offer from food and beautiful views to stunning beaches and culture -- which of course includes a bevy of international magazines for long ...
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2013 US Open of Tennis

  Last night the 2013 US Open of Tennis kicked off with a jaw dropping performance by Lenny Kravitz at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Flushing Meadows, Queens. The stars came out in full-force with everyone from Anna Wintour to newly engaged Jason Sudeikis and Olivia Wilde to take in the action. It's certainly been an exciting time ...
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Levi’s x Active

Levi's, the classic Americana brand known for its well-crafted, workwear apparel is continuing to reach out to other lifestyle markets, which fortunatuely also includes our world of Active! The iconic brand recognizes such a massive crossover from street-to-active and its steadfast initiative on designing products specific to cycling continues to makes waves. By combining Levi's traditional styles with new construction ...
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Outdoor Retailer 2013 – Summer Market

After two weeks on the road, the Active Team is pleased to also report on our coverage at Outdoor Retailer in Salt Lake City. The trade show, in our opinion, is one of the biggest and best of the year for us and we look forward (like little nerds) to new releases in technology for the Spring/Summer 14 season. Taking ...
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The Stylesight Active Team is busy! We are officially in hustle mode on the road traveling for a slew of incredible trade shows and events on the West Coast. Last week we had the chance to check out AGENDA in Long Beach, CA and over the weekend, went to the iconic US OPEN of Surfing contest, that's been the place ...
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Torah Bright: Winter in July!

We recently had the pleasure of sitting down with Olympic athlete and 2010 Snowboard Halfpipe Gold Medalist, Torah Bright. The ROXY professional snowboarder from Australia, was in New York City on a quick trip and fortunately we had the opportunity to do a quick touch base over coffee to find out what Torah's plans are for the summer, and of ...
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AGENDA NYC kicked off last week with higher attendance and a record number of exhibitors at its East Coast debut of new apparel, footwear and accessories for Spring/Summer 2014 gear. The Stylesight Active Team was on hand taking in the latest trends for next season and of course we got to touch base with some of our oldest friends from ...
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PacSun recently unveiled its new pop-up shop in New York City. It's spot on that a retail leader within the action sports and juniors categories (for years, has changed the landscape of the industry) decided to go deep and create a unique space, carrying an array of directional brands. First kicking off over Memorial Day Weekend and slotted to stay open ...
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