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Study Shows Artists Are More Likely to Come From Wealthy Families

Study Shows Artists Are More Likely to Come From Wealthy Families

Back in March we referenced a study that showed artists become famous because of who they know, not necessarily for their work. Now an additional report recently conducted by Karol Jan Borowiecki, a
Fendi & Gentle Monster’s Sunglasses Will Elevate Your Summer Style

Fendi & Gentle Monster’s Sunglasses Will Elevate Your Summer Style

Fendi joins forces with Korean eyewear brand Gentle Monster to release a new sunglasses capsule dubbed “Gentle Fendi.” Consisting of two unisex styles, the collaboration blends Fendi’s DNA with Gentle
Here is the Next Chapter in the Story of Highsnobiety

Here is the Next Chapter in the Story of Highsnobiety

When Highsnobiety first went live nearly 15 years ago, it was a project run out of a student dorm room. Deeply rooted in a passion for great product, obscure streetwear, and limited edition sneakers,

Fans Think Jim Carrey Is the Only Thing That Can Save ‘Sonic the Hedgehog’

Earlier today Paramount Pictures dropped the first trailer for its new Sonic the Hedgehog live-action film. Shortly after the premiere, social media was booming with reactions to the

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This Glass & Wood Ping Pong Table Is Also a Stylish Piece of Furniture

This Glass & Wood Ping Pong Table Is Also a Stylish Piece of Furniture

Italy’s Adriano Design studio unveils its latest creation with a modern ping pong table that places an emphasis on its material construction. The model is actually another variation of the studio’s
Nike’s New Court Lite 2 Colorways Take You Back to the ’90s

Nike’s New Court Lite 2 Colorways Take You Back to the ’90s

Brand: Nike Model: Court Lite 2 Key Features: The “Pink Foam” pair features a premium leather upper with suede accents, a multicolored translucent outsole, and a remixed OG NikeCourt logo on the heel.
The Spring ‘Fits You Need Right Now, Courtesy of Saks Fifth Avenue

The Spring ‘Fits You Need Right Now, Courtesy of Saks Fifth Avenue

After a long and exhausting winter, the excitement around spring is palpable. Days and nights spent hibernating are behind us and we’re ready to step into warmer weather – and into some new ’fits.
BEAMS’ New Crocs Have Fanny Packs on the Back

BEAMS’ New Crocs Have Fanny Packs on the Back

Brand: BEAMS x Crocs Model: Bespoke Pocket, Bespoke Sun Visor, and Custom Fringe Key Features: The Bespoke Pocket Clog features fanny packs attached to the back of the shoe, while the Bespoke Sun
Danny Brown Makes Himself at Home

Danny Brown Makes Himself at Home

This story is taken from Issue 18 of Highsnobiety magazine. You can buy the new issue here. After a trilogy of records that rank among the decade’s most critically acclaimed rap releases, Danny Brown
The Earth-Tone Color Trend is the Natural Next Step for Your Wardrobe

The Earth-Tone Color Trend is the Natural Next Step for Your Wardrobe

While spring is a time to experiment with new color combinations or garish new signature palettes, it’s also an opportunity to reconnect with nature as the trees come back into bloom and we spend more
This Kanye West & Bon Iver Co-Signed Artist Explains Why He Creates at Night

This Kanye West & Bon Iver Co-Signed Artist Explains Why He Creates at Night

Late-night creatives are often vilified, thought of as lazy or lacking discipline. But, for many of them, working through the night is a necessity rather than a choice. It’s during the late-night and
BAPE & Suicoke Drop Camo Sandals for the Entire Family

BAPE & Suicoke Drop Camo Sandals for the Entire Family

Brand: BAPE x Suicoke Model: DAO and MOTO-2 Key Features: The DAO features a translucent upper showcasing BAPE’s ABC CAMO print and a Suicoke original EVA footbed for cushioning and grip. The MOTO-2
Here Are the 15 Best Running Sneakers to Buy in 2019

Here Are the 15 Best Running Sneakers to Buy in 2019

Whether you’re buying your very first pair or replacing your road-battered favorites, buying a pair of running shoes is never an easy task. There are a multitude of brands screaming for your
‘ARIZONA BABY’ Positions Kevin Abstract as a Generational Talent

‘ARIZONA BABY’ Positions Kevin Abstract as a Generational Talent

4.5/5.0 The power of Kevin Abstract‘s artistry lies in its unmitigated sense of rawness. The gifted MC not only has a knack for storytelling, but a talent for transmuting conceptually complex emotions
Here’s Everything You Need to Know About This Year’s Met Gala

Here’s Everything You Need to Know About This Year’s Met Gala

It’s nearly time for the Met Gala 2019, an event so hyped and over-the-top that it’s considered by some as fashion’s equivalent of the Super Bowl. Chaired by Vogue editor-in-chief Anna Wintour, the
Groom Service | 8 Ultra-Luxe Fragrances to Buy If Budget Is No Issue

Groom Service | 8 Ultra-Luxe Fragrances to Buy If Budget Is No Issue

We may spend most of our time talking about designer garms and fresh kicks, but we know there’s a whole lot more to looking good than what you’re packing in your closet. Groom Service is your no-BS
adidas’ Game-Changing Futurecraft.Loop Sneaker Can’t Be Owned, Only Rented

adidas’ Game-Changing Futurecraft.Loop Sneaker Can’t Be Owned, Only Rented

Clean Clothes is a series examining the fashion industry’s impact on our planet, and the brands, technologies, and people helping us toward a cleaner, more environmentally conscious future. Last week,
Supreme Taps Japanese Artist Sekintani La Norihiro for Distorted Graphic Capsule

Supreme Taps Japanese Artist Sekintani La Norihiro for Distorted Graphic Capsule

Brand: Supreme Season: Summer 2019 Key Pieces: The coach jacket boasting full Sekintani La Norihiro print is the boldest item in the collection by fair, especially when paired with the matching