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Would You Drop $2,600 on a COMME des GARÇONS Blazer That’s Been Through the Shredder?

Would You Drop $2,600 on a COMME des GARÇONS Blazer That’s Been Through the Shredder?

From giant gold chains adorned with whales and eyeballs to its own platform spin on the Nike Cortez, COMME des GARÇONS has never been one to shy away from making a fashion statement. The brand’s
Tokyo’s Street Style Schools Us All in the Low-Key Flex

Tokyo’s Street Style Schools Us All in the Low-Key Flex

Location: Tokyo, Japan When: February 2019 Key Looks: Swipe to slide two to see an on-point combination of denim, earth-tone patchworks details, and a fringed purse. Editor’s Notes: In contrast to
This $900 Louis Vuitton Pencil Case Looks Too Good to Use

This $900 Louis Vuitton Pencil Case Looks Too Good to Use

Louis Vuitton is set to release its luxurious take on the classic pencil case. Costing $900, the calfskin leather pencil roll is covered in the classic Louis Vuitton monogram and comes complete with a
Sneaker Freaker & Taschen Debut ‘The Ultimate Sneaker Book’

Sneaker Freaker & Taschen Debut ‘The Ultimate Sneaker Book’

Publisher Taschen and magazine Sneaker Freaker have teamed up for new kick anthology, The Ultimate Sneaker Book, featuring highlights from Sneaker Freaker’s 17-year history. The 650-page hardcover
adidas Is Dropping Two New Nite Jogger Colorways This Week

adidas Is Dropping Two New Nite Jogger Colorways This Week

Brand: adidas Originals Model: Nite Jogger Key Features: A mixed-material upper features a mesh base with synthetic and suede overlays at the mudguard, toe box, and heel. A full-length Boost midsole
Main Witness in R. Kelly Child Pornography Trial Speaks out in ‘NYT’ Op-Ed

Main Witness in R. Kelly Child Pornography Trial Speaks out in ‘NYT’ Op-Ed

One of R. Kelly‘s victims and the main witness in his 2008 child pornography trial, Lisa VanAllen, has shared her experiences in an op-ed for the The New York Times. Referring to Kelly as Rob
JieDa’s Moody FW19 Lookbook Puts the Spotlight on Layering

JieDa’s Moody FW19 Lookbook Puts the Spotlight on Layering

Brand: JieDa Season: FW19 Key Pieces: The slouchy black puffer is a standout, with a relaxed fit and distressed patina offering a refreshing take on a winter staple. Release Date: TBC Buy: JieDa
Spike Lee Has Been Killing the Red Carpet Sneaker Game For Years. Here Are His 10 Best Moments.

Spike Lee Has Been Killing the Red Carpet Sneaker Game For Years. Here Are His 10 Best Moments.

Spike Lee is known for bringing his special brand of drip to the red carpet, and this year’s 2019 Grammy’s were no different. Not only did the director’s BlacKkKlansman win the award for Best Writing

Peep the Instagram Influencers Flexin’ This New Unexpectedly Fire Sneaker

Eyeing up your Insta feed in recent weeks, you’ll likely have spotted a new sneaker spring up that’s turning heads and sparking conversation. The silhouette in question is the yet-to-be-released ECCO
The New Marvel Shows on Disney’s Streaming Service Will Be Part of the MCU

The New Marvel Shows on Disney’s Streaming Service Will Be Part of the MCU

Any Marvel show heading to Disney‘s upcoming streaming platform, Disney+, will be entirely integrated into the Marvel Cinematic Universe, Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige has confirmed to
Vans Goes Watermelon Tie-Die for New Pack of Era Sneakers

Vans Goes Watermelon Tie-Die for New Pack of Era Sneakers

Brand: Vans Model: Era Key Features: Each Era sneaker features a digitally printed tie-dye pattern in one of three colorways: red, yellow, and green. The Deadhead-style tie-dye print is accented with
adidas & BAPE Have Been Collaborating Forever–Here’s a Complete Breakdown of Their Partnership

adidas & BAPE Have Been Collaborating Forever–Here’s a Complete Breakdown of Their Partnership

Despite the countless number of co-branded sneaker releases each year, there are few ongoing collaborations with the longevity and impact of A Bathing Ape’s partnership with adidas. What started as a
This Artist Is Leveling Up Streetwear With Hand-Painted Anime Customizations

This Artist Is Leveling Up Streetwear With Hand-Painted Anime Customizations

Brooklyn-based Jynwaye Foo is taking customization to the next level. The 22-year-old artist first caught our attention when her meticulously hand-painted Nike Air Force 1s went viral last year.

Get Ready for ‘Game of Thrones’ Oreos, Just in Time for Season 8

Oreo has taken to Instagram to announce that, ahead of the final season of Game of Thrones, “cookies are coming” — chocolate sandwich cookies, to be specific. The video accompanying the cookie brand’s

The International Trailer for Jordan Peele’s ‘Us’ Is the Most Terrifying Yet

The international trailer for Jordan Peele‘s upcoming horror Us dropped recently, and it delivers a deeper look at the harrowing cinematic feast we’ll all be digesting come March 22. Showing more of

Travis Scott Won’t Stop Teasing Nike Collabs & This Time It’s an Air Force 1

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
Lil Pump Feels More Like a Meme Than a Person on ‘Harverd Dropout’

Lil Pump Feels More Like a Meme Than a Person on ‘Harverd Dropout’

2.5/5.0 Teen rapper Lil Pump’s repetitive yet hyper-catchy trap anthems are designed to make kids shout the same words over and over. On his self-titled debut 2017 album, Pump’s obvious shortfalls as
Nike Is Finally Dropping Its $600 Vaporfly Elite Flyprint 3D

Nike Is Finally Dropping Its $600 Vaporfly Elite Flyprint 3D

Brand: Nike Model: VaporFly Elite Flyprint 3D Key Features: Newly innovated Flyprint performance-printed 3D upper that offers more breathability and boasting almost zero water retention. The model is

Here’s What’s Inside the Self-Lacing Nike Adapt BB

Nike‘s new $350 self-lacing basketball sneaker with the Adapt BB made its debut last week and it follows the 2016 $720 Nike HyperAdapt 1.0, which was the first auto-lacing sneaker available to the

Gunna Has Telekinetic Powers in Video for “Big Shot”

Gunna is already back in support of his recently-released debut studio album, Drip or Drown 2, sharing the official music video for project track, “Big Shot.” Coming from Atlanta’s RITE Media Group,