Archive | Editorial

Anti Social Social Club Reportedly Owes Over 1,000 Customers Their Merchandise

Earlier this week, HYPEBEAST took to Instagram to ask readers to share issues related to shipments from Anti Social Social Club and other fashion brands. At the time of publication, at least 1,320 users reported they had yet to receive orders from this summer’s July 4 drop and at least 500 users reported they experienced […]

Continue Reading

Mr. Discusses His Career and the Responsibility Attached to Being a Japanese Artist

From a historical standpoint, Japan shares a particularly interesting relationship to the rest of the world. The small, island country has suffered multiple invasions, attacks and periods of isolation, making the formation of a unified culture and artistic style especially critical to Japanese identity. That said, the exchange of influence between the world and Japan […]

Continue Reading

Here’s What Tech Industry Insiders and Experts Really Think of the iPhone X

Rumors about the iPhone X had been swirling for months before it was finally officially unveiled earlier this month. The 10th anniversary model comes with a slew of new features, with everything from an edge-to-edge Super Retina display and new Face ID technology added, as well as other innovative extras, such as the wireless charging […]

Continue Reading

Among Week’s Best Art, Andres Serrano for Supreme

Appropriation in art has been long disputed. Not only is it debated in postmodern artwork, but heated talks of artists stealing another person’s artwork go back to the Renaissance era with Roman painters pilfering inspiration from the Greeks—even the Dada movement’s appropriation of everyday objects is just another filibuster in this whole pretentious powwow. In […]

Continue Reading

5 Standout Emerging Labels From New York Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2018

Last week, fashion’s finest took over the Big Apple to participate in the city’s eight-day long sartorial parade, aka New York Fashion Week. Accompanying the roster of established designers were a number of newcomers, all vying to catch the attention of the global audience in attendance. Though truly innovative new talent comes few and far between, a handful of emerging labels confidently carved […]

Continue Reading

Will Cowboy Boots Be Fall’s Biggest Footwear Trend?

In terms of the style set’s top footwear choice, sneakers aren’t going anywhere. Season after season, the casual shoe has dominated the street style circuit and ignited heated discussion in the blogosphere. But while sneakers’ popularity won’t wane anytime soon, an alternative footwear is slowly catching various designers and fashion-forward consumers’ attention. Cowboy boots were a recurring trope throughout the […]

Continue Reading

It’s UNDEFEATED and Nike vs. the Balenciaga Triple-S for This Week’s Sneaker Releases

Once upon a time, Nike, adidas and other sneaker brands would bless us with coveted releases once, maybe twice a month. Nowadays, it’s not uncommon for different footwear labels to drop multiple pairs of heat in just one weekend. Making your cop or drop decision as easy as possible, we continue our weekly roundup of the most sought after […]

Continue Reading

J.W.Anderson x Uniqlo Leads This Week’s Best European Product Drops

Undoubtedly the biggest release news of the week has been the first half of Off-White™ designer Virgil Abloh’s ten-part Nike collaboration. After first dropping in New York as part of the “OFF CAMPUS” events, five of the ten sneakers are now also available from the London series of events and will drop soon in Dover Street […]

Continue Reading

The Best New Singles of the Week: Lil Uzi Vert, The Weeknd, Blood Orange and More

Aside from Drake’s security team accidentally beating up Shawn Mendez, it was an overall excellent week for music—not only did a Cool Kids reunion catch us by surprise, but we were also blessed with a herd of unexpected collaborations. Among them were Cher and Future teaming up as duet and Lorde dropping a remix to “Homemade Dynamite” with […]

Continue Reading

London Fans Joined the Club at Palace’s Third Drop of the Season

It’s been a busy week for the London streetwear scene — with Supreme’s Hysteric Glamour collaboration taking over the city yesterday and Virgil Abloh and Nike’s “Off CAMPUS” events well underway — but Friday, as ever, belonged to fellow Soho resident Palace. At the brand’s third drop of the season, the hometown fans stocked up […]

Continue Reading

Designed by OhhWord Media