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Off-White™ Recycles Streetwear’s Past to Make Fashion’s Future for SS20

Off-White™ Recycles Streetwear’s Past to Make Fashion’s Future for SS20

Off-White™ finds itself in an interesting position this season. Virgil Abloh’s label is the first of its kind, a vehicle for making streetwear more legitimate in a space where it once didn’t belong.
Goodhood Teams Up With Peter Saville to Celebrate 40 Years of Joy Division’s ‘Unknown Pleasures’

Goodhood Teams Up With Peter Saville to Celebrate 40 Years of Joy Division’s ‘Unknown Pleasures’

Brand: Goodhood x Peter Saville Key Details: It’s hard to name another graphic design that has been as influential and long-lasting as Peter Saville’s illustration for Joy Division’s Unknown
Filming Has Begun on HBO’s ‘Game of Thrones’ Prequel Series

Filming Has Begun on HBO’s ‘Game of Thrones’ Prequel Series

HBO has started work on filling the Game of Thrones-shaped hole left in our lives after season eight wrapped last month. According to Northern Ireland’s Belfast Telegraph, filming on the prequel
Adam Sandler Movie ‘Murder Mystery’ Unexpectedly Breaks Netflix Record

Adam Sandler Movie ‘Murder Mystery’ Unexpectedly Breaks Netflix Record

Netflix has confirmed that its new movie Murder Mystery, starring Adam Sandler and Jennifer Aniston, broke the record for the biggest opening weekend for a Netflix film. The streaming service shared
Odell Beckham Jr.’s Wild Nike Air Max 720 Drops This Week

Odell Beckham Jr.’s Wild Nike Air Max 720 Drops This Week

Brand: Nike Model: Air Max 720 OBJ Key Features: Odell Beckham Jr.’s Air Max 720 features an eclectic mix of colors and patterns on a multilayered upper. A white leather side panel, foxing, and rubber
PHIPPS’ Space Cowboys Explore the Great Outdoors for SS20

PHIPPS’ Space Cowboys Explore the Great Outdoors for SS20

The work of Spencer Phipps, founder of namesake label PHIPPS, always has something pragmatic to it. From his early streetwear-inflected approach to workwear and his many references to the great
EU Court Rules That adidas’ Iconic Three Stripes Trademark Is Invalid

EU Court Rules That adidas’ Iconic Three Stripes Trademark Is Invalid

The General Court of the European Union has deemed that adidas‘ iconic Three Stripes cannot be trademarked in Europe, Deutsche Welle reports. The verdict, a continuation of a decision made in 2016 by

Senay’s “Osiris” Is the Vibiest Rap Song We’ve Heard in Ages

In 2019, there’s no shortage of rap songs that slap. Rarer though, are tracks that transport you beyond your immediate surroundings to an oasis of sorts. “Osiris” by Senay is certainly one of those;
Verena Schepperheyn Looks Towards an Evening With Friends For SS20

Verena Schepperheyn Looks Towards an Evening With Friends For SS20

Brand: SCHEPPERHEYN Season: Spring/Summer 2020 Key Pieces: The lightweight outerwear options for SS20 are playful takes on classics that should fit perfectly in any wardrobe. Release Date: TBA Buy:

Listen to a Leaked Early Version of Pusha-T’s “Santeria” Featuring Kanye West

An early version of Pusha-T‘s track “Santeria” has leaked, featuring the hook sung by Kanye West instead of 070 Shake. It’s definitely a demo rather than an alternate final version, as Kanye’s vocals
This ‘Stranger Things’ New Coke Ad Teases Steve & Dustin’s Growing Friendship

This ‘Stranger Things’ New Coke Ad Teases Steve & Dustin’s Growing Friendship

As part of its ongoing Netflix collaboration, Coca-Cola has just dropped a full-length New Coke commercial featuring Stranger Things characters Steve and Dustin. The ad is done in true ’80s style, in
Fumito Ganryu Seeks Solace From the Instagram Age With Slick SS20 Collection

Fumito Ganryu Seeks Solace From the Instagram Age With Slick SS20 Collection

The outdoors have long served as an inspiration for purpose-driven menswear. It’s the foundation of just about every techwear brand hardcore gear nerds fawn over, and it’s readily been repurposed in
Berlin’s Champagne Towers and R.T.CO Link Up on Clear Sunglasses For Summer

Berlin’s Champagne Towers and R.T.CO Link Up on Clear Sunglasses For Summer

First teased a few days ago on Instagram, Berlin’s Champagne Towers and R.T.CO unveil a pair of collaborative translucent sunglasses for the summer season. View this post on Instagram S
TAKAHIROMIYASHITATheSoloist. SS20 Reimagines Uniforms & Reveals More Converse Collabs

TAKAHIROMIYASHITATheSoloist. SS20 Reimagines Uniforms & Reveals More Converse Collabs

If acknowledging emotional vulnerability is truly the last frontier of masculinity, perhaps Takahiro Miyashita is on to something. His latest collection for TAKAHIROMIYASHITATheSoloist. is

Watch Kamaiyah’s Old-School-Inspired Video for “Windows” Featuring Quavo & Tyga

Kamaiyah has just dropped a video for her new track “Windows,” featuring Quavo and Tyga. The visual is a tribute to black culture, opening with a black-and-white scene that pays homage to the Black
New Balance Honors NBA Champs Toronto Raptors With Exclusive 997 & 990v5

New Balance Honors NBA Champs Toronto Raptors With Exclusive 997 & 990v5

To celebrate the Toronto Raptors’ historic NBA Finals victory, New Balance is dropping two special edition versions of its 997 and 990v5 sneakers. Both feature colorways inspired by Canada’s
Ami Announces Women’s Line With Sophisticated SS20 Collection

Ami Announces Women’s Line With Sophisticated SS20 Collection

Under the hot glass dome of the Grand Palais — usually reserved for the late Karl Lagerfeld’s extravagant show spectacles for Chanel — Ami showed its Spring/Summer 2020 collection. But this time there
Heron Preston Pays Tribute to New York & Teases Potential Collabs at Paris Fashion Week

Heron Preston Pays Tribute to New York & Teases Potential Collabs at Paris Fashion Week

For his Spring/Summer 2020 collection — and second Paris Fashion Week runway show — Heron Preston taps two decades’ worth of New York experiences into clothing that represents his idealized version of
Lazy Oaf Adds a Touch of Pink to Dr. Martens’ Staple Silhouettes

Lazy Oaf Adds a Touch of Pink to Dr. Martens’ Staple Silhouettes

Dr. Martens and Lazy Oaf look to build on last year’s sold-out collaboration as they are gearing up to release a new collection for summer. Consisting of four models, the footwear capsule fuses Lazy
Ed Sheeran Taps Travis Scott, Chance the Rapper, Justin Bieber & More for New Album

Ed Sheeran Taps Travis Scott, Chance the Rapper, Justin Bieber & More for New Album

Ed Sheeran is gearing up to release a special album in less than a month with his No.6 Collaborations Project. As you may have guessed due to the name of the LP, the album boasts a slew of