The Bay Area’s Wine & Bowties is back, curating yet another banging line up for their hugely successful visual art/music party, Feels V. Feels, as described by Will Bundy (the cofounder of Wine & Bowties) is “built on friendships [and] relationships.” As he told East Bay Express in 2014,”Being in Oakland, there’s just a tremendous amount […]
A Bathing Ape Tropical Camo – A Bathing Ape (BAPE) may be the first to bring camouflage to the forefront, but they aren’t resting on the laurels of the their first Camo print. For Summer 2016, the Japanese streetwear leader plays with a lighthearted floral print they’ve dubbed “Tropical Camo.” The print will be used […]
“I do consider myself normal but I guess other people don’t, which makes me understand more about people and the basic things they fear.” We catch up with the LA rapper as he prepares for his much-anticipated debut.
Deathtrap Spring 2016 - Moving away from the monochromatic blacks and white that dominated their last season, London streetwear brand Deathtrap kicks off summer with pastel prints and rich, colorful tones. With hues of dusty pink, purple, and teal, the collection is inspired by ’90s sportswear with subtle graphics, bold design, and minimal branding. Look for […]
David Viola and Jensen Karp play armchair A&R in light of Jensen’s upcoming memoir chronicling his previous life as Hot Karl, “Kanye West Owes Me $300: And Other True Stories from a White Rapper Who Almost Made It Big.”
Nike Jordan 12 Backpack – One testament to Jordan design is how recognizable the elements are outside of shoes. It is apparent almost immediately to any Jordan fan that the latest backpack is an homage to the smooth silhouette of the Jordan 12. The shape, ratio, and curvature of the side-stitched paneling instantly resembles the […]
Cam Kirk is known far and wide as the go-to photographer for Atlanta rappers, having captured the likes of Gucci Mane, Future, & the late Bankroll Fresh. So how did a shy, out-of-towner break into the city’s tight-knit music scene?
“I aim first and foremost for something that’s bold and legible.” Austin, Texas artist Denton Watts on his unique wood-cut illustrations and how Instagram led to his being able to make a living off his work.
“Paisley is more than just a print for The Hundreds. It has come to mean opportunity, and more importantly, it symbolizes a bond. Paisley means family.” Peter Yeh chronicles the history and importance of the pattern to The Hundreds.
“…Music that soundtracks lying by the pool, a sun-drenched beach day, a late night road trip or a hazy 3am stint in the club. It’s life music.” Our UK correspondent Tom Winslade’s playlist makes a return, ft. Antwon, Russ, Lesiure, and more.
Taylor Stick x Mission Workshop Merino Wool Henley – It’s still nippy in some parts of the United States, and layering up is the way to go. Taylor Stitch continues their partnership with Mission Workshop to make a nice henley for those cool Spring nights. Using a thick 12.5 Merino wool, the long sleeve is […]
CLSC Summer 2016 – Problem solving is part of any brand, even established ones like CLSC can come across technical difficulties. For their Summer lookbook, founder Josh Vides heads to the mountains of Malibu, but a SLR that did not want to cooperate meant taking out the iPhone. The smartphone captured the entirety of the […]
“[Jay Amo] exemplifies that lo-fi quality of musicians making something on their own… where you can hear that the artists are taking control of their creative direction.” Tara brings us the UK’s latest with this week’s playlist.
With sportswear being such a big influence on streetwear, it is humbling to see these superstar athletes donning The Hundreds gear—the NBA is as much a part of street culture as the street is to the athletes who take center stage on the hardwood.
Canadian electronic musician Jessy Lanza on her parents playing Eurythmics covers at strip clubs in the ‘80s, and giving her music “the weed test.” Her much-anticipated sophomore album Oh No drops this Friday.
Redman for ALIFE – As an unofficial member of Wu-Tang, Redman has solidified a life in hip-hop that has moved from film and onto fashion. The New York native teams up with ALIFE for a limited edition T-shirt and poster set. The limited edition capsule collection is simple and clean, and is headed into ALIFE […]
Diamond Supply Co. Summer 2016 – The French Riviera serves as the inspiration for Diamond Supply Co.’s latest offerings. The Summer collection bites a piece of the high-life in Monaco with a series of graphic T-shirts and hoodies that feature inviting yachting colors and prints. From the French terry to the packable lightweight parka, the […]
Every once in a while, there’s a figure whose sound changes the way we listen. Meet 20-year-old MexikoDro, who’s redefining trap & hip-hop beats altogether, working w/ the likes of Playboi Carti, Nebu Kiniza, Young Scooter, Fredo Santana.
Opening Ceremony T-Shirt Shop – Sandwiched between KENZO and Alexander Wang may be a T-shirt from Fuckingawesome or Cav Empt the next time you’re in Opening Ceremony. The boutique known for its high fashion is embracing T-shirts and opens up a specialty shop decked with designs from all over the globe. The collection includes contributions […]
A few days after sending out a creepy, cryptic leaflet, erasing their Internet presence, and dropping the first single off their impending LP9, “Burn the Witch,” English band Radiohead just casually dropped another music video for another single titled “Daydreaming.” Directed by Paul Thomas Anderson (Boogie Nights, There Will Be Blood, Inherent Vice)—who has worked […]
“It’s really important, and I can’t stress enough, to keep drawing as much as possible. Don’t focus on the perfected finish, as you’ll improve as you go.” Artist Alex Jenkins’s acid trip, surreal art, inspirations, and advice.
FILA Luminous Pack – It’s a been a long minute since I wanted anything from the FILA camp, but the classic Mindbender F from their Luminous Pack is fire. The runner is part of a FILA revival where both the Mindbender F and Tennis 2.0 is paired with reflective detailing across the sneakers. While the […]
Regardless of what you’re advocating, you need visuals engaging enough to grab someone’s attention through all the smoke and mirrors. Meet Benji Taylor, who Dazed recently named “the 16-year-old designer shaking up the music industry.”
Premier x Saucony – One of the breakout hits of last year was Saucony, and leading the pack was their versatile Grid 9000. The functional silhouette of this ’80s classic will be re-worked by sneaker boutique Premier. Inspired by the sweet taffy and the old-school confectionery, this latest project boasts soft suede in light blue, […]
Publish Brand Summer Boardshorts – Surf brands aren’t the only ones that can do boardshorts right. Five years ago, swimwear was relegated to big, bold, tacky designs from a handful of brands, but brands such as Publish take inspiration from the ’90s to create a minimal and simple look. The Andersen, Silas, and Weaver are […]
“While the Dilla beat lingers in a hazy, boom bap trance, Via’s voice is supple and velvety, harmonizing and ruminating on something that worries a lot of us…” Tara brings us Chicago’s latest vibes in this week’s SoundCloud-curated playlist.
Hypebeast Magazine Issue 14 – As Hypebeast prepares for an IPO, offer discounts in their store, and report fashion news, they are also in the business of print. For Issue 14, they line-up an interview with John Mayer and talk everything from Rolex Submariner’s to his dedication to Japanese fashion. The Artisanal Issue also speaks […]
Supreme x Nike – If the early ’90s were the heyday of basketball shoes, then the latter of that decade was when the runner shined. Nike led the pack with their full-length Air sole, and the Air Max 98 is a relic of that time. Supreme brings back the popular runner for Spring 2016 in […]
Hip-hop has never had a problem with articulating & impacting social injustice in this country. To remind ourselves of just how much rap will forever have a stake in politics, here’s 5 tracks by the likes of YG & Nipsey and Vince Staples.
“Those observations make me question myself and the issues we have here, and that’s when the art starts.” How Brazilian culture and its perception of graffiti has affected artist Finok’s art and career.
The first podcast following creatives, Adventures in Design, sits down with Bobby to hear his narrative: his first punk rock show, transitioning from zines to blogging, and why leaving a legacy matters.
“I started in this industry when brands… pushed culture before anything.” Find out how this new streetwear capsule intimately connects with personal identity and cultural history in a way we’ve never seen before.
Undefeated x Nike – Undefeated and Nike will be dropping their much-anticipated premium Dunk High this weekend, and along for the ride is a collection of athletic sportswear. The Dunk Lux will drop alongside a hoodie, crew-neck pullover, and two Dri-Fit T-shirts. The small capsule collection will be co-branded with the Nike Swoosh and Undefeated […]
Regardless of its medicinal properties, cannabis has become a subculture championed by skate and beloved by streetwear. Here’s our favorite marijuana-themed streetwear and sneaker collaborations, including Supreme, The Hundreds, TRUE, and more.
We’re stoked to present another round of our free monthly party/show, SPITSET—going down next Tuesday, April 26. Performances by Remy Banks, Hugh Augustine, and Theo Martins. 21+, free Sapporo, RSVP inside.
LXRD KNOWS – LXRD KNOWS brings a fervor that many find missing in the current streetwear scene. The brand comes straight out of Portland with an authentic view of street politics, with their latest lookbook UNLAWFULACTS PT.2 evoking a grimy perspective that’s honest and unique. Source: LXRD KNOWS OTH x JFK - Off The Hook (OTH), […]
“You really have to pay attention to who you are. That leads to honesty about what you’re doing.” An in-depth interview with Tristan Eaton about how every part of his life’s journey led him to where he is today.