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adidas Consortium’s Torsion Edberg Comp Celebrates ’90s Tennis Sneakers

adidas Consortium’s Torsion Edberg Comp Celebrates ’90s Tennis Sneakers

Brand: adidas Consortium Model: Torsion Edberg Comp Key Features: White leather upper; deep purple, pink, peach, and royal blue accents; yellowed midsole offering a vintage aesthetic; adidas’ Torsion
Instagram Debuts New Anti-Bullying Feature

Instagram Debuts New Anti-Bullying Feature

Instagram is addressing online bullying by introducing a new feature to prevent harassment on the social media platform. The update is not only designed to cut down on bullying, but it is also meant

Nintendo Reveals $200 Switch Lite Handheld

This week Nintendo announces the followup to the Nintendo Switch with the Nintendo Switch Lite. Retailing for $200, the smaller device costs $100 less than the Switch base unit. The Nintendo Switch
Apple Updates Its MacBook Pro & Lowers the Price of MacBook Air

Apple Updates Its MacBook Pro & Lowers the Price of MacBook Air

Apple has announced some notable changes to its MacBook Air and entry-level 13-inch MacBook Pro in time for back-to-school season. The tech giant has also discontinued the 12-inch MacBook. The 13-inch

Donald Glover Dressed as a Lion to Talk About Beyoncé & More on ‘Kimmel’

The Lion King recently had its worldwide premiere in Los Angeles, and preliminary reactions have been overwhelmingly positive from those lucky enough to get an early glimpse. Ahead of the official

How to Handwash Your Denim Jeans: 2 Easy Methods to Try at Home

There are a lot of misconceptions about how to wash denim, the biggest probably being that there is a “right” way to do it. Our friends over at Dutil Denim provided some insight into the process of
Offspring Reworks an Iconic Print for New Vans Sneaker Collab

Offspring Reworks an Iconic Print for New Vans Sneaker Collab

Brand: OFFSPRING x Vans Model: Era 95 DX and Classic Slip-On 98 DX Key Features: Herringbone print on the uppers, graphic-printed insoles, the OFFSPRING logo merged with a skull and crossbones
Salomon & 11 by Boris Bidjan Saberi Unveil Their Biggest Hand-Dyed Footwear Collection Yet

Salomon & 11 by Boris Bidjan Saberi Unveil Their Biggest Hand-Dyed Footwear Collection Yet

Brand: 11 by Boris Bidjan Saberi x Salomon Model: Slide, Bamba 1.X, Bamba 2 (Low, Mid, and High), Bamba 3, Bamba 4, Bamba 5, and Bamba 6 Key Features: Each of the models has been treated with dyes and
Kylie Jenner & Kanye West Ride High in Forbes’ 2019 List of Highest Earning Entertainers

Kylie Jenner & Kanye West Ride High in Forbes’ 2019 List of Highest Earning Entertainers

Forbes has just released its 2019 list of highest earning celebrities, with Taylor Swift taking the number one spot with gross earnings of $185 million. She is followed by Kylie Jenner ($170 million)
Iconic London Jeweler The Great Frog Taps Wes Lang for Collaboration at DSM

Iconic London Jeweler The Great Frog Taps Wes Lang for Collaboration at DSM

Brand: The Great Frog x Wes Lang Season: SS19 Key Pieces: The most striking piece here is the white gold opal skull ring in slide #1, featuring sparkling iridescent eyes and an occult triangle marking
“One Degree of Queens”: Angelo Baque of Awake NY Explains His ASICS Collaboration

“One Degree of Queens”: Angelo Baque of Awake NY Explains His ASICS Collaboration

The family tree of New York City skate brand and streetwear mainstay Supreme has seeded numerous independent clothing labels, not limited to Jason Dill’s Fucking Awesome, Brendon Babenzian’s Noah, and
What the New Breed of Hip-Hop Artists Can Learn From Run the Jewels

What the New Breed of Hip-Hop Artists Can Learn From Run the Jewels

Ever since it blossomed into a cultural force, hip-hop has been cursed with wandering eyes and interchangeable affections. One minute you’re heralded as the next breakout star in the vein of Mims,
Off-White™ Sued for Alleged Trademark Infringement by Another Brand Called OffWhite

Off-White™ Sued for Alleged Trademark Infringement by Another Brand Called OffWhite

Virgil Abloh‘s Off-White™ is being sued by OffWhite Productions LLC (aka creative design agency OffWhite Co) for allegedly infringing the latter company’s trademarks, The Fashion Law reports. In its
‘The Lion King’: First Reactions Say It’s a Visually Amazing Masterpiece

‘The Lion King’: First Reactions Say It’s a Visually Amazing Masterpiece

Disney‘s latest live-action adaptation, The Lion King, is landing in theaters nationwide on July 19 and the first critic reactions have started pouring in. And, we’re pleased to confirm, they’re all
Bret Easton Ellis Criticizes Millennial Inclusivity & Cancel Culture

Bret Easton Ellis Criticizes Millennial Inclusivity & Cancel Culture

Author and podcaster Bret Easton Ellis has written a new op-ed for Vogue Italia criticizing fashion’s new wave of inclusivity, cancel culture, and what he refers to as a “millennial group-think.” An
Jey Perie & Gogy Esparza’s “Beirut Youth” Exhibition Is a Snapshot of Modern Lebanon

Jey Perie & Gogy Esparza’s “Beirut Youth” Exhibition Is a Snapshot of Modern Lebanon

HVW8 Berlin has unveiled its latest exhibition, “Beirut Youth” by Gogy Esparza and Jey Perie. The multimedia exhibition explores “the universality of youth” while staying rooted in the Lebanese
This Nike Tie-Dye Sneaker Pack Shouts Out the Windy City

This Nike Tie-Dye Sneaker Pack Shouts Out the Windy City

Highsnobiety aims to provide our readers with the latest updates in the sneaker world. However, we cannot verify the reliability of any unauthorized leaks or rumors unless this information is provided
Artist & Louis Vuitton Collaborator Alex Israel Reveals Lookbook for New Brand Infrathin

Artist & Louis Vuitton Collaborator Alex Israel Reveals Lookbook for New Brand Infrathin

Brand: Infrathin Season: SS19 Key Pieces: The long-sleeved heather gray tee in slide #1 features a fish graphic from Marcel Duchamp’s Poisson Japonais. Release Date: Available now Buy: Infrathin and
Pharrell’s adidas Solar Hu Is Back in Four Tonal Colorways

Pharrell’s adidas Solar Hu Is Back in Four Tonal Colorways

Brand: adidas Running by Pharrell Williams Model: Solar Hu Key Features: Coming in four tonal colorways, the silhouette boasts a mesh upper with reflective detailing and suede overlays, as well as a
KFC Russia Launches Finger Lickin’ Good Limited Edition Bucket Hat

KFC Russia Launches Finger Lickin’ Good Limited Edition Bucket Hat

In what might rank as one of the most ridiculous collabs ever, KFC Russia has teamed up with Saint Petersburg-based streetwear brand Mam Cupy for an all-too-literal interpretation of the bucket hat.