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Falling Upward: Duckwrth Finds His Footing

Falling Upward: Duckwrth Finds His Footing

“Just… angst,” Duckwrth answers with a stifled laugh after a moment of deep contemplation. We’re meeting to discuss the primary inspirations behind his new project The Falling Man, and the dourness
AFFIX WORKS Debuts Colorful ASICS Collab Dropping This Week

AFFIX WORKS Debuts Colorful ASICS Collab Dropping This Week

Brand: AFFIX WORKS x ASICS Model: GEL-Kinsei Key Features: The AFFIX WORKS x ASICS GEL-Kinsei is predominantly constructed from mesh and synthetic materials, boasting a technical lacing system with an
Bottega Veneta Is All About the Relaxed Luxury Flex For Pre-Spring 2020

Bottega Veneta Is All About the Relaxed Luxury Flex For Pre-Spring 2020

Brand: Bottega Veneta Season: Pre-Spring 2020 Key Pieces: The hybrid leather/denim trousers in slide #9 are a work of art. Release Date: TBA Buy: Shop the current collection at BottegaVeneta.com
The North Face & National Geographic Combat Plastic Waste With Full Bottle Source Collection

The North Face & National Geographic Combat Plastic Waste With Full Bottle Source Collection

The world is struggling with a single-use plastic crisis, but The North Face and National Geographic are taking action with their new bottle source collection. As part of North Face’s bottle source
We Turned the PUMA Ralph Sampson OG Into Collectible Trading Cards

We Turned the PUMA Ralph Sampson OG Into Collectible Trading Cards

When it came to big men in the NBA, Ralph Sampson was in a league of his own. Towering over his opponents at a menacing 7 feet 4 inches tall, the Houston Rockets center possessed a shoe size so big
Post Malone Teams With Arnette on New Eco-Friendly Shades

Post Malone Teams With Arnette on New Eco-Friendly Shades

Arnette was founded in 1992 in Orange County, California where the brand found cult success with surfers, skiers, and skaters in the early ‘90s. Despite remaining popular with the active crowd,
Rihanna Teases Fans With New “No More Music” Fenty T-Shirt

Rihanna Teases Fans With New “No More Music” Fenty T-Shirt

Rihanna‘s fashion brand Fenty is teasing fans by selling T-shirts that read “No More Music” on the back. The singer hasn’t released an album since 2016’s Anti, instead focusing her efforts on Fenty
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