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Future Spends $39K While ‘Sneaker Shopping’ at Barneys

Fresh from releasing his latest number one album, Future Hndrxx Presents: The WIZRD, Future appears on a new episode of Sneaker Shopping. For this particular installment, the Atlanta musician met up
Y-3’s 4D Runner Is Dropping in a Striking Red Colorway

Y-3’s 4D Runner Is Dropping in a Striking Red Colorway

Brand: adidas Y-3 Model: 4D Runner Key Features: This time, the 4D Runner’s upper is dressed in red with white accents, which stands in stark contrast to the green 4D Carbon midsole. The red upper
Drinking Boys and Girls Choir Will Feed Your Appetite with “I’m a Fucking McDonald’s”

Drinking Boys and Girls Choir Will Feed Your Appetite with “I’m a Fucking McDonald’s”

By now, everyone should be aware that there’s so much more to South Korea than k-pop—not that you can’t be obsessed with all of the noise coming from this corner of the world. Daegu City-based band
The World’s First Biodegradable Tech Clothing Is Here

The World’s First Biodegradable Tech Clothing Is Here

In one of the warmest winters on record, sustainable fashion has scored a much-needed victory. Launch partners for PrimaLoft Bio, the industry’s first 100% recycled biodegradable performance fabric,
“Future Proof” Your Wardrobe With The North Face Urban Exploration SS19 Collection

“Future Proof” Your Wardrobe With The North Face Urban Exploration SS19 Collection

Brand: The North Face Urban Exploration Season: Spring/Summer 2019 Key Pieces: Glimpses so far hint that the DryVent Urban McMurdo jacket will be the collection’s highlight. Crafted from DryVent
New Balance Unveils the New 997H at Exhibition Dedicated to Its Most Iconic 997s

New Balance Unveils the New 997H at Exhibition Dedicated to Its Most Iconic 997s

New Balance teamed up with Sneaker Freaker and The Drop Date to unveil the latest evolution of its popular 997 silhouette, the 997H. At the event, hosted at The Runaway in London, Sneaker Freaker also
Hiroshi Fujiwara Plays Games With WTAPS in New THE CONVENI Collab

Hiroshi Fujiwara Plays Games With WTAPS in New THE CONVENI Collab

Brand: WTAPS x fragment design Season: Winter 2019 Key Pieces: The black and white checkerboard long-sleeve top takes center stage in this THE CONVENI capsule for its standout pattern and branding
Tokyo’s January Street Style Is Top-Heavy With Fire Winter Jackets

Tokyo’s January Street Style Is Top-Heavy With Fire Winter Jackets

Location: Tokyo, Japan When: January 2019 Key Looks: The squad garms are very much on point in slide #1, with a special mention for the homie far left who has geek chic, Max Fischer-core down to a
Paris Fashion Week Changed My Mind About adidas Ultra Boosts

Paris Fashion Week Changed My Mind About adidas Ultra Boosts

Let me preface this article by saying a few things about Boost. In 2013, I was traveling in Europe with my brother, and we were on a budget. When we stopped in Berlin, coincidentally where I live now,

The Super-Violent ‘Mortal Kombat 11’ Trailers Might Be the Bloodiest Ever

After announcing the arrival of Mortal Kombat 11 via an extremely savage teaser trailer at the end of last year, developer NetherRealm Studios has dropped three new videos that deliver a closer look
This Exhibition Explores the Controversy Behind Robert Mapplethorpe’s NSFW Images

This Exhibition Explores the Controversy Behind Robert Mapplethorpe’s NSFW Images

It’s been 30 years since Robert Mapplethorpe died aged 42 from AIDS-related complications, yet his work is more popular than ever. Raf Simons’ SS17 collection was memorably dedicated to the artist,
Nike to Restock “The Ten” & Other Limited Sneakers at SNKRS Pop-Up

Nike to Restock “The Ten” & Other Limited Sneakers at SNKRS Pop-Up

Nike has announced a SNKRS pop-up in Atlanta, Georgia that will see a selection of past releases restocked from January 26 through until the end of March, including styles from Virgil Abloh’s
Kendall Jenner, Bella Hadid & More Could Be Subpoenaed in Fyre Festival Investigation

Kendall Jenner, Bella Hadid & More Could Be Subpoenaed in Fyre Festival Investigation

The US Bankruptcy Court is looking into the messy aftermath of 2017’s doomed Fyre Festival, The Fashion Law reports. The investigation by Gregory Messer, the court-appointed trustee overseeing Fyre
Living Legends | How Hiroshi Fujiwara Changed Streetwear Forever

Living Legends | How Hiroshi Fujiwara Changed Streetwear Forever

Living Legends examines some of the most iconic figures in the Highsnobiety universe, breaking down how they left an unforgettable mark on street culture. This installment looks at fragment design
Jackie Moon Would Approve of These Retro-Inspired Chucks

Jackie Moon Would Approve of These Retro-Inspired Chucks

Brand: Converse Model: Chuck 70 Hi Key Features: The tanal canvas upper is complemented by a rib knit heel section made of wool and featuring two colored stripes. Release Date: Available now Price:
These Are the ’00s Menswear Trends We Pray Never Come Back (and Some That Should)

These Are the ’00s Menswear Trends We Pray Never Come Back (and Some That Should)

These days, telling someone your general aesthetic is inspired by the ’90s is like telling them you brush your teeth. So omnipresent are the decade’s biggest trends — chunky sneakers, slogan tees,
This Inside Out Vans Sk8-Hi Is Bizarre Yet Oddly Cool

This Inside Out Vans Sk8-Hi Is Bizarre Yet Oddly Cool

Brand: Vans Model: Sk8-Hi “Outside In” Key Features: Vans has flipped its iconic Sk8-Hi shoe inside out. The size tag can be seen on the lateral side of the upper, as well as on the tongue. The upper
The Nike Air Zoom Alpha “Lucid Green” Gives Off Gucci Vibes

The Nike Air Zoom Alpha “Lucid Green” Gives Off Gucci Vibes

Brands: Nike Model: Air Zoom Alpha Key Features: The “Lucid Green”, “Habanero Red”, White, and Black color combination gives the latest Air Zoom Alpha an unmistakably “Gucci” aesthetic quality.
KFC Drops Limited Edition Gravy-Scented Candle in Time for Valentine’s Day

KFC Drops Limited Edition Gravy-Scented Candle in Time for Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner and according to KFC, “Nothing beats the sweet, soulful aroma” of its gravy. This January the fried chicken purveyor is introducing a limited-release of a
The BAPE Kids x Lee Collection Is Full of Practical Essentials

The BAPE Kids x Lee Collection Is Full of Practical Essentials

Brand: BAPE Kids x Lee Season: SS19 Key Pieces: The light indigo Baby Milo overalls and matching denim work cap are a standout pair that reflect Lee Jean’s expertise in denim and BAPE Kids’ singular