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ACRONYM’s FW18 Lineup Is a Triumph of Style & Innovation

Brand: ACRONYM Season: FW18 Key Pieces: The GORE-TEX Pro-fortified J47TS-GT jacket boasts more tech than a SpaceX rocket. A special mention goes to the J72-AK kimono, too, which is made using socially
Virgil Abloh & Takashi Murakami Surprise-Drop “AMERICA TOO” T-Shirt

Virgil Abloh & Takashi Murakami Surprise-Drop “AMERICA TOO” T-Shirt

Virgil Abloh and Takashi Murakami are currently showing their “AMERICA TOO” exhibition at the Gagosian in Beverly Hills, and to accompany the artwork on display, the Gagosian surprise-dropped an
Iceberg’s FW18 Collection Is How Luxury Italian Streetwear Should Look

Iceberg’s FW18 Collection Is How Luxury Italian Streetwear Should Look

Brand: Iceberg Season: Fall/Winter 2018 Key Pieces: At the forefront of the Italian label’s collection this season is a vibrant range of branded cashmere pullovers in a selection of pop colors.
Watch Vic Mensa Diss XXXTentacion During His BET Awards Freestyle

Watch Vic Mensa Diss XXXTentacion During His BET Awards Freestyle

The 2018 BET Awards aired Tuesday night. When the ceremony was prerecorded in Miami a few weeks back, word broke that Vic Mensa had performed a freestyle where he calls out XXXTentacion. The late
Canada Becomes 2nd Country to Legalize Recreational Marijuana

Canada Becomes 2nd Country to Legalize Recreational Marijuana

Canada is officially the second country after Uruguay to legalize the possession and use of marijuana for recreational reasons. Medical marijuana has been legal in Canada since 2001. As the BBC
Ragz Originale Is the Skepta Producer Stepping out Solo

Ragz Originale Is the Skepta Producer Stepping out Solo

Under the Radar is Highsnobiety’s celebration of upcoming talent. Each week, we’re spotlighting a rising artist who is bringing something new to the world of music and is capturing our hearts and
John Elliott Is Dropping a New Nike Vandal High

John Elliott Is Dropping a New Nike Vandal High

Brand: John Elliott x Nike Model: Vandal High Key Features: Premium nubuck suede upper, full-grain leather interior, three exchangeable stability straps, tonal laces, contrasting sole. Release Date:

Jamila Woods Pays Tribute to Poet Nikki Giovanni With Empowering New Video

Chicago-based soul singer, songwriter and poet Jamila Woods has released a new single titled “Giovanni,” along with an accompanying short film/music video that she co-directed with Vincent Martell,
Packer Reworks New Balance’s X-90 Recon for New “Infinity Edition”

Packer Reworks New Balance’s X-90 Recon for New “Infinity Edition”

Brand: Packer x New Balance Model: X-90 Recon Key Features: Mesh upper with suede overlays, reflective detail, mismatched “N” logos, pebbled leather tongue. Release Date: October 20 Price: $130 Buy:
adidas SPEZIAL & Union Looks to ’70s New York B-Boy Culture for Fall Collection

adidas SPEZIAL & Union Looks to ’70s New York B-Boy Culture for Fall Collection

Brands: Union x adidas SPEZIAL Season: FW18 Key Pieces: The adidas Garwen SPZL paired with the polyester tracksuit is a clean fit. Editor’s Notes: adidas SPEZIAL unveiled its FW18 collection
Celebrate NASA’s 60th Anniversary With This Insane Watch

Celebrate NASA’s 60th Anniversary With This Insane Watch

Last year, Highsnobiety teamed up with Hong Kong-based watchmaker and design company Anicorn on an exclusive timepiece, and this fall, the label has joined forces with NASA on another limited edition
Highsnobiety’s Guide to New York’s Coolest Bars

Highsnobiety’s Guide to New York’s Coolest Bars

In New York City, you pick bars based on moods. There’s the spot you go to when your fit’s on point and you want to flex on its stylish denizens. There’s the after-hours joint with a low-key ambience
Sean Wotherspoon Unveils Insane Tearaway Nike Air Max 1

Sean Wotherspoon Unveils Insane Tearaway Nike Air Max 1

While continuing to work with Nike on a second release, Sean Wotherspoon has taken to Instagram today to show off a special bespoke Air Max 1 inspired by Geoff McFetridge. The colorful Air Maxes
Swae Lee Teases “Sunflower” With Post Malone From the New Spider-Man Movie

Swae Lee Teases “Sunflower” With Post Malone From the New Spider-Man Movie

Post Malone stopped by The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon earlier this month to preview new material such as an unreleased song, “Sunflower,” from the new Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse
The New Palm Smartphone Is About the Size of a Credit Card

The New Palm Smartphone Is About the Size of a Credit Card

These days smartphones continue to get bigger and bigger, with the likes of Apple and Samsung, among others, opting for designs that can barely fit in one hand. If you’re looking to free up some
Rémy Martin & Don C Debut “Just Rémy” Sneaker Box Cognac

Rémy Martin & Don C Debut “Just Rémy” Sneaker Box Cognac

Brand: Rémy Martin x Don C Season: FW18 Key Pieces: The limited edition 1738 Sneaker Box, but the real strong offering is the bottle of cognac included. Editor’s Notes: World renowned French cognac

Quavo Breaks Down How Much His Jewelry Costs

Fresh from the release of his debut solo album, QUAVO HUNCHO, Quavo stopped by GQ to take part in their “On The Rocks” segment. The video highlights the Migos member breaking down his
C.P. Company Offers Custom Dyed Pieces With Bespoke Color Project

C.P. Company Offers Custom Dyed Pieces With Bespoke Color Project

Italian sportswear label C.P. Company is proud to announce its “Bespoke Color” project, a new service that offers customers custom-dyed products that are available in a wide range of colors, and

‘Ball Boyz’ Talk BAPE’s NBA Jerseys & Odell Beckham Wearing OFF-WHITE x Nike

With the NBA regular season tipping off today, we’re back with a new episode of Ball Boyz, taking a look at multiple hoops collaborations. Ian Servantes and George Ocampo discuss BAPE and Mitchell

T.I. & Young Thug Get Held at Gunpoint in Their Video for “The Weekend”

Earlier this month T.I. dropped his tenth studio album, Dime Trap. Now the Atlanta icon is back with the official music video for one of the LP’s standout tracks, “The Weekend,” featuring Young Thug.