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Jim Moore Has Stepped Down as ‘GQ’ Creative Director

Jim Moore Has Stepped Down as ‘GQ’ Creative Director

Condé Nast has announced that Jim Moore will step down as Creative Director of GQ after nearly 40 years in the role. His successor is current GQ Style editor-in-chief Will Welch, who is set to take on
Helmut Lang Just Dropped an NYC Taxi-Themed Capsule

Helmut Lang Just Dropped an NYC Taxi-Themed Capsule

Helmut Lang has dropped an NYC taxi-themed capsule collection. The limited-edition release consists of a yellow hoodie, a black hoodie, and a white graphic long-sleeve. Helmut Lang was the first
Here’s 8 of Our Favorite Products from SSENSE’s Massive 60% off Sale

Here’s 8 of Our Favorite Products from SSENSE’s Massive 60% off Sale

Canadian online retailer SSENSE has announced a massive 60 percent off sale just in time for Christmas. The retailer provides a wide-ranging selection of clothing, footwear, accessories and bags for
Here’s What Was Talked About Most on Twitter This Year

Here’s What Was Talked About Most on Twitter This Year

Twitter has released its year-end stats, giving us a look into what our collective consciousness was interested in over the course of 2017. The top two most-liked tweets echoed the tumultuous
Apple Pay Cash Makes it Easier to Pay Back Friends & Family

Apple Pay Cash Makes it Easier to Pay Back Friends & Family

After software bugs in iOS 11.1.2 prompted an early release of iOS 11.2, the new update included the activation of Apple Pay Cash. The highly anticipated new feature allows users to send and receive
Highsnobiety Sneaker Advent Calendar: Day 5

Highsnobiety Sneaker Advent Calendar: Day 5

Highsnobiety and YME Universe are teaming up to give away one pair of sneakers every day until December 24, when the contest ends with a big surprise. Today’s prize is the adidas Originals NMD_R1
Balenciaga Just Added Laces to the Speed Trainer

Balenciaga Just Added Laces to the Speed Trainer

With a questionable IKEA silhouette and a clutch of new colorway drops, Balenciaga switches up its beloved Speed Trainer by adding neon-yellow laces. Although officially dubbed “lace-up knit sock
The Cords & Co & Alpha Industries Team up for Ultra-Lush Corduroy Jackets

The Cords & Co & Alpha Industries Team up for Ultra-Lush Corduroy Jackets

Brands: The Cords & Co, Alpha Industries Season: Holiday 2017 Key Pieces: Bombers and Parkas Editor’s Notes: Premium corduroy brand The Cords & Co joins forces with iconic apparel label Alpha
Nike to Open a New 69,000 Square-Foot Flagship Store in NYC

Nike to Open a New 69,000 Square-Foot Flagship Store in NYC

Nike has announced plans to open a new 69,000 square-foot flagship store in New York. The retailer will be closing its current Niketown store on 57th Street spring in 2018, while the new store is
adidas Pulls Inspiration From the ’90s for All-New Prophere Sneaker

adidas Pulls Inspiration From the ’90s for All-New Prophere Sneaker

Brand: adidas Model: Prophere Key Features: One-piece knit upper, sculpted midsole, three stripe lacing system, leather heel cage. Release Date: December 15, 2017 Price: TBA Buy: adidas Editor’s
Lil Pump, Latino Identity in Hip-Hop and ‘the Word’

Lil Pump, Latino Identity in Hip-Hop and ‘the Word’

As Lil Pump’s unlikely rise to the top of the charts continues with his single “Gucci Gang” (currently sitting pretty at No. 4), one author takes pause to reflect on the problematic way in which the
How James Franco Went From McDonald’s Worker to Cult Hollywood Star

How James Franco Went From McDonald’s Worker to Cult Hollywood Star

In the precarious world of Hollywood, where a star can rise to and fall from relevancy at any given moment, it’s not unusual to see actors branch out and try something new. But while most seem content
Nike Reboots the Air Max 98 “Gundam” for 20th Anniversary

Nike Reboots the Air Max 98 “Gundam” for 20th Anniversary

Brand: Nike Model: Air Max 98 Key Features: A midsole with a visible Air Unit; blue, white and red upper; and 3M black piping trim. Release Date: TBC Availablity: TBC Price: TBC Editor’s Notes: With
Ed Sheeran & Rihanna Top Spotify’s Most Streamed Artists of 2017

Ed Sheeran & Rihanna Top Spotify’s Most Streamed Artists of 2017

Spotify just revealed the most-streamed music of 2017 worldwide, sharing the top artists, albums, tracks, and more. Ed Sheeran is the most-streamed artist overall, while Rihanna tops the list of the
Here’s 4 Trends That Died This Year, and 6 That Kept Going

Here’s 4 Trends That Died This Year, and 6 That Kept Going

As this year winds down we’ve recapped its highlights to bring you the best of 2017 in fashion, sneakers, music and more. The internet and social media have sped up the trend cycle so much that it

Netflix’s CIA Conspiracy Documentary Will Be Your Next True-Crime Binge

Netflix has tapped renowned director Errol Morris for its latest true-crime series. Mixing traditional documentary methods with scripted storytelling, the six-part series focuses on the death of Frank
Dior Homme & Bogarde Are Launching a $32,000 BMX Bike

Dior Homme & Bogarde Are Launching a $32,000 BMX Bike

After unveiling a set of custom decks, Dior Homme’s artistic director Kris Van Assche teased a preview of a collaboration between Dior and Bogarde on his Instagram. According to a recent report by the

Stranger Things Duo Joe Keery & Gaten Matarazzo Are Here to Give You Life Advice

Whether it’s on-screen or off-screen, Glamour simply can’t get enough of the legendary duo that is Joe Keery and Gaten Matarazzo. After already testing their friendship, the pair is back, only this
Our 8 Favorite Timberland 6-Inch Boots Right Now & Where You Can Buy Them

Our 8 Favorite Timberland 6-Inch Boots Right Now & Where You Can Buy Them

Affectionately referred to as “shit kickers” in the brand’s home of Stratham, New Hampshire, Timberland’s 6-inch boot is an article of footwear that has transcended its roots in workwear. A hip-hop
Lamborghini’s First-Ever SUV Is Here & It’s Glorious

Lamborghini’s First-Ever SUV Is Here & It’s Glorious

Lamborghini has officially announced its very-first SUV, called the Urus, which is slated to be the fastest of its kind in the world. The Urus will feature a 4.0-liter V8 twin-turbo engine with 650