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Tyler, the Creator Previews Rainbow GOLF le FLEUR* x Converse One Star for Pride Month

While we’re eagerly awaiting that GOLF WANG x Lacoste collaboration, Tyler, the Creator and company have another joint effort with Converse on the way. Just in time for Pride Month, GOLF WANG teases
London Yards Festival Hits the UK, Celebrating Historic MLB London Series

London Yards Festival Hits the UK, Celebrating Historic MLB London Series

Baseball fans in the U.S. are gearing up to head across the pond for a historic clash as Major League Baseball brings one of America’s favorite pastimes to Europe for the first time ever. Featuring
size?’s Exclusive New Balance 990v5 Is a Vibrant Nod to the ’80s

size?’s Exclusive New Balance 990v5 Is a Vibrant Nod to the ’80s

Brand: New Balance Model: 990v5 Key Features: Suede and mesh upper; perforated nubuck detail; reflective accents at the toe, heel counter, and “N” branding on the side. Release Date: June 28 Price:
Black Employees Say adidas Has a Diversity Problem

Black Employees Say adidas Has a Diversity Problem

As reported by the New York Times, fewer than 4.5% of the nearly 1,700 employees at adidas headquarters in Portland, Oregon, identify as black. Additionally, this small minority reports that despite
NYT adidas Report Reveals the Insane Bank Kanye West Makes From YEEZY

NYT adidas Report Reveals the Insane Bank Kanye West Makes From YEEZY

When the New York Times published its damning profile yesterday, much of the attention centered on adidas’ lack of diversity among its employees at its North American headquarters in Portland, Oregon.
Acne Studios Disrupts the Art Student Archetype for SS20

Acne Studios Disrupts the Art Student Archetype for SS20

Acne Studios’ Spring/Summer 2020 show was all about contrasts: shiny and matte, knitwear and acetate, the art student and the working professional. As co-founder and creative director Jonny Johansson
Ralph Lauren Is the First American Fashion Designer to Become a Knight

Ralph Lauren Is the First American Fashion Designer to Become a Knight

After five decades in the fashion industry, Ralph Lauren has been recognized in the UK with a knighthood, making the New Yorker the first American fashion designer to become an Honorary Knight
Watch Megan Thee Stallion’s Fire “Bless the Booth” Freestyle

Watch Megan Thee Stallion’s Fire “Bless the Booth” Freestyle

Megan Thee Stallion has truly blessed us with an impressive new freestyle for TIDAL’s “Bless the Booth.” The “real bitch from the south side of that H-Town” spits bars like “I think you motherfuckers
Drake Might Finally Be out of His Young Money & Cash Money Records Deal

Drake Might Finally Be out of His Young Money & Cash Money Records Deal

When Drake dropped his new Best in the World Pack this weekend — a two-single drop comprising “Omertà” and “Money in the Grave” featuring Rick Ross — it seems the Toronto Raptors’ win wasn’t the only
How to Survive Fashion Week (& Other Stressful Events)

How to Survive Fashion Week (& Other Stressful Events)

When our schedules are overloaded with back-to-back commitments, such as at the grueling yet inspiring experience that is fashion month, it’s easy to become overwhelmed and stressed out. I can speak
PUMA’s Independence Day-Themed Palace Guard Is Subtle Brilliance

PUMA’s Independence Day-Themed Palace Guard Is Subtle Brilliance

Brand: PUMA Model: Palace Guard “4th of July” Key Features: The sneaker features a gray suede upper with PUMA branding on the tongue and the brand’s formstrip running along the side. The USA’s

Tour the Evolution of Hip-Hop Style in New “Street Dreams” Exhibition

A new exhibition created in partnership by HipHopHuis and Patta brand director Lee Stuart has opened at Rotterdam’s Kunsthal in the Netherlands. Titled “Street Dreams: How Hiphop Took Over Fashion,”

Pigalle Taps Converse for Special Paris Fashion Week SS20 All Star Pro BB

In a since-deleted Instagram post, Pigalle founder Stéphane Ashpool shared an on-foot shot of a special edition Converse All Star Pro BB. The sneaker, which you can check out above, is apparently for
17 Bands You Should Be Dragged for Sleeping on This Year

17 Bands You Should Be Dragged for Sleeping on This Year

The beginning of 2019 feels like it was from another lifetime now that we’ve reached mid-June and summer is suddenly fleeting from our view. Even though we kicked off the year with a roundup of the
Listen to Nicki Minaj & Trina’s New Track “BAPS”

Listen to Nicki Minaj & Trina’s New Track “BAPS”

Trina just dropped a brand new track called “BAPS” featuring Nicki Minaj. “BAPS,” which apparently stands for Bad Ass Pretty Sagittarians, reworks Cash Money Millionaires’ 2000 track “Project Chick.”
The New ‘Kingsman’ Movie Has an Official Release Date & Title

The New ‘Kingsman’ Movie Has an Official Release Date & Title

Disney has revealed a new release date of the third Kingsman movie, which will be a prequel named The King’s Man. After it was pushed back from its original release date of November 15 this year, the
JW Anderson SS20 Proposes a New Way of Dressing for the Modern Man

JW Anderson SS20 Proposes a New Way of Dressing for the Modern Man

Step into Lafayette Anticipations in Paris’ 4th arrondissement and you’ll get a glimpse into Jonathan Anderson’s mind. The venue, traditionally home to contemporary art exhibitions, features dangling
Olivier Rousteing Talks the Balmain Army, Working with Kim and Kanye & Inclusivity in Fashion

Olivier Rousteing Talks the Balmain Army, Working with Kim and Kanye & Inclusivity in Fashion

When a designer takes over the creative lead at an established label, there’s always the fear that they’ll live in the shadow of its founder. That’s only amplified in prestigious luxury houses where
‘Avengers: Endgame’ Is Returning to Theaters With New Footage

‘Avengers: Endgame’ Is Returning to Theaters With New Footage

Avengers: Endgame is coming back to theaters as early as next week — and with added footage. In an interview with Comic Book, Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige revealed, “We are doing that. I don’t
OAMC Unveils Its Latest adidas Originals Collab at Paris Fashion Week SS20

OAMC Unveils Its Latest adidas Originals Collab at Paris Fashion Week SS20

OAMC and adidas Originals are extending their partnership into the SS20 season, as evidenced by the co-branded Type-04 sneakers worn during OAMC’s Paris runway show. The two brands had previously