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Opening Ceremony Acquired by New Guards Group

Opening Ceremony Acquired by New Guards Group

It has been reported on Business of Fashion that the Farfetch-owned luxury fashion holding company New Guards Group (NGG) will acquire the intellectual and trademark property of cult retailer and
Everything We Learned About Super Nintendo World Japan From Charli XCX’s New Video

Everything We Learned About Super Nintendo World Japan From Charli XCX’s New Video

Universal Studios Japan is gearing up to open the doors to the new Super Nintendo World park. To get us ready for this “life-size video game” that promises to let visitors “play in the real world,”
Take an Exclusive Look at Gucci’s Latest Sportswear-Inspired Sneaker

Take an Exclusive Look at Gucci’s Latest Sportswear-Inspired Sneaker

Brand: Gucci Model: Ultrapace R Key Features: Gucci’s FW19 Ultrapace receives a running-themed makeover for FW20, giving the sneaker a much more performance-inspired look. A lightweight knitted fabric
Conor Mcgregor Opens up About Potential Floyd Mayweather Rematch

Conor Mcgregor Opens up About Potential Floyd Mayweather Rematch

Conor McGregor is considering a rematch with Floyd Mayweather. In a new interview with ESPN, McGregor not only said that he wanted to face the boxing champion again, but that he’s confident he would
From Kingston to Miami, BEAM’s Light Shines Bright

From Kingston to Miami, BEAM’s Light Shines Bright

At the age of 24, BEAM has already accomplished what most up-and-coming producers could only dream of. His work with Lecrae earned him a Grammy award at just 17-years-old. Then he started producing
Barcelona Is the Richest Football Club in the World for the First Time

Barcelona Is the Richest Football Club in the World for the First Time

With the money in football getting crazier by the year — not just transfer fees paid for players but money for TV rights and jersey sponsorship — Deloitte’s annual “money league” rankings of the
Roddy Ricch Shades Justin Bieber in Chart Victory Tweet & Everyone Is Laughing

Roddy Ricch Shades Justin Bieber in Chart Victory Tweet & Everyone Is Laughing

Roddy Ricch‘s viral hit “The Box” hurtled to the top of both the Billboard Hot 100 and Billboard 200 song and album charts this week, blocking Justin Bieber from the number one spot as he did so. And
So, Akon City Is Now Officially a Thing & It Has Its Own Cryptocurrency “Akoin”

So, Akon City Is Now Officially a Thing & It Has Its Own Cryptocurrency “Akoin”

Akon officially has his own city in Senegal. It’s called Akon City, it has its own cryptocurrency, it’s apparently a five-minute-drive from the West African state’s new international airport, and he’s
Take an Official Look at Beyoncé’s First-Ever adidas Footwear Collection

Take an Official Look at Beyoncé’s First-Ever adidas Footwear Collection

Brand: Ivy Park x adidas Model: Sleek Super 72, Nite Jogger, and Ultraboost Key Features: Beyoncé has put her own twist on three existing adidas models, adding rope-lace heel tabs and a toggle lacing
A-COLD-WALL* FW20 Looks Nothing Like A-COLD-WALL*

A-COLD-WALL* FW20 Looks Nothing Like A-COLD-WALL*

A new city, a new chapter. A-COLD-WALL* showcased its first collection since upping sticks from London to Milan last night, and there wasn’t a graphic or logo in sight. Prior to the show, label
Gigi Hadid Called as Potential Juror in Harvey Weinstein’s Rape Trial

Gigi Hadid Called as Potential Juror in Harvey Weinstein’s Rape Trial

Gigi Hadid is a potential juror in the Harvey Weinstein rape trial, CNN reports. The model was among 120 other potential candidates inside a Manhattan courtroom on Monday for jury selection. According
Fendi Knows How to Turn Humans into Wallets

Fendi Knows How to Turn Humans into Wallets

“I never like to say never, and I never like to say always. I like things in between,” creative director Silvia Venturini Fendi told me in her green room behind the Fendi showroom, where she held
A ‘Silence of the Lambs’ Sequel Is On the Way As a TV Series

A ‘Silence of the Lambs’ Sequel Is On the Way As a TV Series

Fans of director Jonathan Demme’s 1991 film The Silence of the Lambs starring Anthony Hopkins and Jodie Foster are getting a new sequel courtesy of CBS. The network is currently developing a TV series
MiN New York Elevates Body Sprays With Collection of Head-to-Toe Fragrances

MiN New York Elevates Body Sprays With Collection of Head-to-Toe Fragrances

Fragrance label MiN New York launches a collection of body sprays in an effort to help people ditch their cheap drug store-bought bottle. Available in five different scents, including Coda, Dahab,
Kirk Cousins’ First Playoff Victory, Deandre Hopkins’ Dapper Fit, and More on ‘The Toss Up’

Kirk Cousins’ First Playoff Victory, Deandre Hopkins’ Dapper Fit, and More on ‘The Toss Up’

‘The Toss Up’ is Highsnobiety’s weekly update on everything NFL and your go-to for top playmakers and tastemakers. Last week, we cover Kirk Cousins’ first playoff victory, an overtime thriller in New
Stüssy Celebrates 40th Anniversary With COMME des GARÇONS Varsity Jacket

Stüssy Celebrates 40th Anniversary With COMME des GARÇONS Varsity Jacket

While we eagerly await the release of the COMME des GARÇONS Homme Plus x Nike Air Max 95, the Japanese fashion label is prepping a new collaboration with Stüssy, which is scheduled to arrive in a
Virgil Abloh Worked With Local Moroccan Models For Louis Vuitton’s SS20 Campaign

Virgil Abloh Worked With Local Moroccan Models For Louis Vuitton’s SS20 Campaign

Before Virgil Abloh presents Louis Vuitton’s FW20 collection in Paris later this week, the fashion house shares a new campaign for the designer’s SS20 assortment. Titled “Footprints,” Abloh and LV
Travis Scott’s Nike Air Max 270 React Is Dropping in a General Release Version

Travis Scott’s Nike Air Max 270 React Is Dropping in a General Release Version

Brand: Nike Model: Air Max 270 React Key Features: Nike’s Air Max 270 React features a lightweight engineered mesh upper, TPU welded overlays, full-length React foam midsole, 270 Max Air unit, and
Danilo Paura Goes On a Mood Odyssey For Fall/Winter 2020

Danilo Paura Goes On a Mood Odyssey For Fall/Winter 2020

Brand: Danilo Paura Season: Fall/Winter 2020 Key Pieces: It’s hard to pick just a few pieces here since the collection channels so many different themes but if we had to pick just one we’d say the
Neil Barrett & Li-Ning Come Together for Radical Technical Sneaker Collab

Neil Barrett & Li-Ning Come Together for Radical Technical Sneaker Collab

Neil Barrett debuted an upcoming collaboration with Chinese sportswear brand Li-Ning as part of his Fall/Winter 2020 runway show in Milan. The joint foray consists of two co-designed technical running