Archive | Editorial

9 Drops You Don’t Want to Miss This Week

This week’s drops roundup features Supreme, Cactus Plant Flea Market, adidas Originals by Alexander Wang, Nas’ merch collection from his Nasir album and more. Supreme comes in heavy again this week with two collaborative releases in the form of a special collection with Spitfire, and a two-part footwear release with vans. The number of other […]

Continue Reading

As Streetwear and Tradition Collide, Italian Legacy in Flux

As pressure to tap into the growing streetwear market heightens, Pitti Uomo and Milan Fashion Week presented a sound-off of Italian fashion institutions making a choice: embrace streetwear or not. For some, like Pitti Uomo and Versace, joining the movement has come naturally. For others, like Dolce & Gabbana, attempts proved fatal, disrupting design integrity […]

Continue Reading

R. Baron & Red Bull’s “Ron-Ron & Friends” LA Show Made History

There’s no question about it: the Los Angeles rap scene is at its most creative, influential and strongest point since the G-Funk days. Leading the way for their side, exceptionally-talented, up-and-coming artists like Drakeo the Ruler (and the rest of the Stinc Team), 03 Greedo, AzChike, AzSwaye and AzBenzz of the AzCult, Rucci, Shoreline Mafia, […]

Continue Reading

Best Art Drops: Limited Skate Decks, Sculptures & Paint Extinguishers

Since the early 1950s, skateboarding started out as an alternative method for Californian surfers to cruise on concrete. The original inventor of the first skate deck remains unknown, but since its popularity peaked in the 1960s, countless customized boards have hit the global market, as per Skateboarding Magazine. As the once leisure activity turned professional sport’s popularity […]

Continue Reading

Milan Fashion Week SS19 Guests Bring the Street Style Heat

With street style around the globe consistently raising the fit bar, attendees at each bi-annual fashion week must come hard to stand out from the pack. Guests at Milan Fashion Week rose to the challenge, assembling outfits that showcase some of the industry’s heaviest-hitting brands, alongside some cult favorites. Uncompromising temperatures averaged over 80° F during the […]

Continue Reading

Sneakersnstuff & adidas Leap Into the Future in This Week’s Footwear Drops

Week after week, sneaker brands, known and unknown, release new models, colorways, collaborations and retros to continue the stirring of sneaker culture’s melting pot. The competition has risen over the years with the introduction of new technology and the use of celebrity influencers, thus presenting an even larger variety of selections for sneakerheads and casual […]

Continue Reading

An Exclusive Look at BYBORRE’s GORE-TEX-Centric SS19 Collection

Following the brand’s cutting edge Fall/Winter 2018 range, BYBORRE returns with more progressive designs. For Spring/Summer 2019, BYBORRE taps GORE-TEX for The Hybrid Edition™, a proprietary textile that utilizes GORE-TEX’s INFINIUM™ fabric for maximum summertime breathability. BYBORRE’s 8-Bit Jersey, crafted from soft Egyptian cotton, fuses with The Hybrid Edition™ to create paneled garments that offer […]

Continue Reading

Versace Brought The Rave to Menswear for SS19

Donatella pulled out all the stops for her Versace menswear Spring/Summer 2019 show at Milan Fashion Week, which took place under an especially ornate flower-draped room at the famous Palazzo Versace. This season’s collection confronted the subject of sensuality in masculinity, drawing inspiration from different male archetypes — the street-style star, the high-fashion man, the […]

Continue Reading

Bed J.W. Ford SS19 Revealed an Equestrian Universe, Upcoming adidas Collaboration

Japanese label Bed J.W. Ford arrived at Pitti Uomo this season with its latest collection themed “Horse rider.” Having been inspired by old books collected by designer Shinpei Yamagishi on horses, the Summer 2019 collection revealed a mix of high-end fashion techniques with a more casual approach to design and graphics. For example, sartorial elements […]

Continue Reading

Here’s the Best Street Style From Pitti Uomo 94

Fashion Week attendees made the quick move from London to Florence for Pitti Uomo this week, where polarizing styles collided in the cobblestone streets. The classic tailoring, and linen shirts you’d expect to see were joined by street style peacocks sporting everything from large logos, to small sunglasses, track suits, bootleg tees, waist bags, Gucci headbands, and classic […]

Continue Reading

Best New Tracks: Nas, Tyler, the Creator, Jay Rock, Chromeo, Kanye West and More.

For the latest in our best new music series, we go over another huge in week in music that was not only abundant in incredible albums, but also solo releases. Arguably the most anticipated project release this week was NASIR – the latest full-length effort from Nas as part of the ongoing series of Kanye West-produced albums […]

Continue Reading

Virgil Abloh Addresses Unoriginality Claims on His IKEA Collab

Over the course of a year since Virgil Abloh and IKEA announced their partnership, we saw many leaks and teasers of their upcoming collaboration. Named “MARKERAD”, the collection consists of furniture, rugs and smaller accessories, some still in prototype phase. At IKEA’s 2018 Democratic Design Day which took place in Almhult, Sweden last week, Abloh […]

Continue Reading

A Recap of Nas’ Kanye West-Produced ‘Nasir’ Album Listening Party

Nas officially dropped his Kanye West-produced Nasir album today, which was released to the public via a listening party under the Queensbridge in Nas’ hometown Queens, New York City. The star-studded event welcomed a slew of celebrities, tastemakers, journalists and Nas & Kanye West’s inner circle, including Pusha T, 2 Chainz (who dropped his new […]

Continue Reading

Football Legend Zinedine Zidane Bestows “ZZ10” Playground to Saint-Denis

Zinedine Zidane may have just stepped down from Spain’s most powerful club Real Madrid, after leading them to three successive Champions League titles, but that doesn’t mean the living legend has gone into hiding. Making a special rainy day afternoon appearance this past Monday, Zidane, more endearingly known as Zizou, captivated the large Saint-Denis crowds […]

Continue Reading