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Explaining the Divisive Appeal of Maison Margiela’s Tabi Shoe

Explaining the Divisive Appeal of Maison Margiela’s Tabi Shoe

There’s a strange queasiness in the Western world when it comes to footwear that hints at or shows the actual anatomy of the foot. Think about the disgust directed toward the individually toed Vibram
Buying Your Way to Front Row Could Be the Future of Fashion Week

Buying Your Way to Front Row Could Be the Future of Fashion Week

During London Women’s Fashion Week FW19, designer Osman Yousefzada showed his clothes three times – one presentation and two runway shows. This is unusual, as brands normally offer one scheduled show,
10 of the Dopest Graphic Tees to Shop for Under $125

10 of the Dopest Graphic Tees to Shop for Under $125

T-shirts have long been a streetwear essential. Not only are they the go-to base layer of any look, but their graphic embellishments have long been a proclamation of identity, whether you’re repping a

The First Full Trailer for Disney’s Live-Action ‘Aladdin’ Just Dropped

After releasing a teaser back in February, the first full-length trailer for Disney’s live-action remake of Aladdin has finally arrived. The trailer gives us our best look yet at the characters of
Product Placement: How Brands Get Their Products into Films & TV Shows

Product Placement: How Brands Get Their Products into Films & TV Shows

Product placement is certainly not a new phenomenon in Hollywood. The first major signal that a film and brand could work in harmony was the 1927 film, Wings, which won Best Picture at the Academy
How & Where to Buy Your First Real Watch

How & Where to Buy Your First Real Watch

Picking up a G-Shock, Timex, or Citizen is as simple as walking into your local Macy’s or clicking and ordering online. But when it comes to the luxury watch market, life isn’t quite so simple. When
Michael Casper Delivers Lo-Fi Seduction With “black lipstick” Video

Michael Casper Delivers Lo-Fi Seduction With “black lipstick” Video

Last year, we premiered Michael Casper’s sultry yet bleak R&B-inflected slow-burner “black lipstick.” It’s a seductive track, one that is meditative on modern romance without being overtly
Listen to Travis Scott’s Leaked “Love It Mane” Before It Gets Taken Down

Listen to Travis Scott’s Leaked “Love It Mane” Before It Gets Taken Down

As Travis Scott enters the final stretch of his Astroworld tour, which has grossed over $34.4 million to date, another version of “Love It Mane” leaks online. Last month, remixes of the snippet began
Harrods Pulls Russian “Go F*ck Yourself” Vetements Hoodie After Complaints

Harrods Pulls Russian “Go F*ck Yourself” Vetements Hoodie After Complaints

London luxury department store Harrods has removed a £680 ($895) Vetements hoodie from its website after customers discovered the garment — described as carrying a “Georgian slogan” — actually says
Martin Asbjørn’s SS19 Drop Hits The Sweet Spot Between Formal and Casual

Martin Asbjørn’s SS19 Drop Hits The Sweet Spot Between Formal and Casual

Brand: Martin Asbjørn Season: SS19 Key Pieces: Check the fringed pants in slide #11, after all it’s cowboy season. Release Date: Available now Buy: Martin Asbjørn Editor’s Notes: Danish designer
EXCLUSIVE: Victoria Beckham Unveils Her New Reebok Sneaker

EXCLUSIVE: Victoria Beckham Unveils Her New Reebok Sneaker

Brand: Victoria Beckham x Reebok Model: Bolton Sock Lo Key Features: The sneaker, inspired by Reebok’s ’90s Bolton runner, features a knit upper with textured overlays and reflective detailing. The
Here’s Your Best Look Yet at the Rumored “Bred” Air Jordan 4 Retro

Here’s Your Best Look Yet at the Rumored “Bred” Air Jordan 4 Retro

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
Virgil Abloh Talks Diet Prada & His Michael Jackson Collection in New Interview

Virgil Abloh Talks Diet Prada & His Michael Jackson Collection in New Interview

In a profile in the new issue of The New Yorker, Virgil Abloh responded to accusations of plagiarism leveled by fashion industry scrutineers Diet Prada. He also addressed the issue of crafting a
These Logo-Embellished Fendi Sunglasses Will Have You Seeing Double

These Logo-Embellished Fendi Sunglasses Will Have You Seeing Double

The all-over logo trend is everywhere you look nowadays, but none flex quite as hard as Fendi’s “FF” at the moment. For SS19, the Italian fashion house has gone wild with its signature, Karl
Leikeli47 Brings the Realness to Her NPR Tiny Desk Concert

Leikeli47 Brings the Realness to Her NPR Tiny Desk Concert

Everyone’s favorite masked rapper Leikeli47 stopped by NPR’s infamous Tiny Desk for a performance, and she did not disappoint. The rapper brought her A-game for a mix of tracks from last year’s album
Even Guys Want to Wear Germany’s New Women’s World Cup Shirt

Even Guys Want to Wear Germany’s New Women’s World Cup Shirt

The last 12 months have seen Nike take its football kit game to another level, with bangers for the likes of Nigeria, China, and Swedish club AIK. Not to be outdone, on International Women’s Day,
PARTYNEXTDOOR Teases New Song with What Sounds like a Rihanna Feature

PARTYNEXTDOOR Teases New Song with What Sounds like a Rihanna Feature

After recruiting Lil Wayne and Quavo for his “More” remix last summer, PARTYNEXTDOOR has previewed a new song, and fans think Rihanna is featured on it. The two previously collaborated on Rihanna’s
Check Out This Mockup of Google’s Cloud-Connected Game Controller

Check Out This Mockup of Google’s Cloud-Connected Game Controller

Google looks to have an internet-connected game controller in the works. Yanko Design came across a patent application, submitted by Google, that outlines a potential design for a controller that
Drake Drops Michael Jackson Song from His European Tour Setlist

Drake Drops Michael Jackson Song from His European Tour Setlist

Amidst the growing controversy surrounding Michael Jackson‘s legacy with the release of HBO’s Leaving Neverland documentary, Drake has removed his song “Don’t Matter to Me,” featuring a posthumous
How Def Jam’s Rap Camp Created an ‘UNDISPUTED’ Win

How Def Jam’s Rap Camp Created an ‘UNDISPUTED’ Win

To craft their new label compilation tape ‘UNDISPUTED’ (celebrating their 35th birthday), Def Jam flew out a roster of 17 of their best and brightest rising artists to Los Angeles for a ‘rap camp.’