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WANT Les Essentiels Debuts New Bags Made From Upcycled Ocean Plastic

WANT Les Essentiels Debuts New Bags Made From Upcycled Ocean Plastic

Luxury accessories purveyor WANT Les Essentiels unveils its latest offerings this summer with its new “Recycled Nylon” collection, made entirely from recycled plastic waste. With an emphasis on
Z-Scooter Is the First Self-Balancing Scooter Inspired by the Vespa

Z-Scooter Is the First Self-Balancing Scooter Inspired by the Vespa

Barcelona-based artworks and upcycling firm Bel & Bel introduces its latest project with the Z-Scooter, the first self-balancing scooter design inspired by renowned Italian aeronautical engineer
Netflix’s First Original Series From India Has 100% on Rotten Tomatoes

Netflix’s First Original Series From India Has 100% on Rotten Tomatoes

In an effort to reach more than one billion potential viewers, Netflix launched its first original series from India just days ago, and the early reviews are calling it a hit. Sacred Games, an

Buddy Taps Khalid for “Trippin'” From His Debut Album

While “Hey Up There” continues to climb the charts, Compton singer/rapper Buddy is back with a new jam, this time linking with R&B crooner Khalid on “Trippin’.” The track is slated to appear on
Op-Ed | Scarlett Johansson Fails to Understand the Controversy Surrounding Her Casting as a Transgender Man

Op-Ed | Scarlett Johansson Fails to Understand the Controversy Surrounding Her Casting as a Transgender Man

The views and opinions expressed in this piece are those solely of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the position of Highsnobiety as a whole. In a career that spans two decades and over forty
All-Star Week Hits a Home Run With Four-Day ‘MLB Assembly’ Pop-Up

All-Star Week Hits a Home Run With Four-Day ‘MLB Assembly’ Pop-Up

To celebrate All-Star Week, Major League Baseball has put together MLB Assembly—its most ambitious event to date celebrating baseball at the intersection of art, fashion, and music. The nearly
sacai & Porter Debut Military-Inspired Bag Capsule

sacai & Porter Debut Military-Inspired Bag Capsule

As part of its FW18 collection, sacai has joined forces with Japanese accessory specalists PORTER for an exclusive series of military-inspired bags. Encompassing backpacks and waistbags, the
Starbucks Is Removing Plastic Straws From All Stores

Starbucks Is Removing Plastic Straws From All Stores

As plastic straws continue to play a detrimental role when it comes to the ocean and marine life, many establishments have begun to remove them, with the latest being Starbucks, CNN reports. The chain
Buy Highsnobiety’s World Cup-Inspired Umbro Jerseys Right Now

Buy Highsnobiety’s World Cup-Inspired Umbro Jerseys Right Now

Today sees the launch of Highsnobiety’s brand new collaboration with Umbro on three World Cup-inspired football jerseys and you can buy them all here. In addition to launching on our web store, Umbro

Litchfield Goes Max Security in ‘Orange Is the New Black’ Season 6 Trailer

Ladies, we’re not in Litchfield minimum security anymore. Following the aftermath of last season’s game-changing finale, our favorite inmates are being re-booked into brand new maximum security home.
Mammut’s Adrian Margelist Talks SS19’s Delta X Collection, “Urbaneering” & Digital Activewear

Mammut’s Adrian Margelist Talks SS19’s Delta X Collection, “Urbaneering” & Digital Activewear

Projecting a premium outdoor sports brand with 156 years of heritage into the digital sphere is no easy task, one many traditional labels would struggle to pull off. But Mammut chief creative officer
A Pharrell Williams x adidas Crazy BYW is Rumored to Be Dropping Soon

A Pharrell Williams x adidas Crazy BYW is Rumored to Be Dropping Soon

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
XXXTentacion Had Reportedly Signed $10 Million Album Deal Before He Died

XXXTentacion Had Reportedly Signed $10 Million Album Deal Before He Died

Before he was shot and killed in Florida on June 18, XXXTentacion had signed a $10 million deal with record label and distributor Empire for his next album, according to The New York Times. The NYT
Toronto Pop Prodigy RALPH Brings the Sunshine in “Girl Next Door”

Toronto Pop Prodigy RALPH Brings the Sunshine in “Girl Next Door”

Toronto’s preeminent pop prodigy RALPH has delivered the summertime goods you’re in need of. The rising artist has unveiled a lush visual for her single “Girl Next Door,” a collaboration with fellow
Future Continues to Mine Excellence on ‘BEASTMODE 2’

Future Continues to Mine Excellence on ‘BEASTMODE 2’

4.0/5.0 The timing of BEASTMODE 2’s release couldn’t be more immaculate. Fresh from KIDS SEE GHOSTS and its fixation with stripping the celebrity trauma from Kanye West and Kid Cudi (not to mention a
This Airline Wants to Fill the Gap Between Private & Commercial Air Travel

This Airline Wants to Fill the Gap Between Private & Commercial Air Travel

Aura advertises itself as “America’s first five-star flight experience” and is looking to fill the gap between commercial airlines and private jets. It’s a subscription-based airline that offers a
The Internet Is Mad at Zac Efron and His Dreadlocks

The Internet Is Mad at Zac Efron and His Dreadlocks

Zac Efron has dreadlocks, describing the new look in an Instagram post as “Just for fun.” However, the dreads have prompted criticism online, with accusations of cultural appropriation from various
Justin Bieber is Reportedly Engaged to Hailey Baldwin

Justin Bieber is Reportedly Engaged to Hailey Baldwin

Justin Bieber is engaged to Hailey Baldwin, according to TMZ. The singer, 24, is said to have proposed to the model, 21, at a luxury resort in the Bahamas on Saturday evening. TMZ writes that two
Gorillaz End Show After Del the Funky Homosapien Takes Stage Fall

Gorillaz End Show After Del the Funky Homosapien Takes Stage Fall

Gorillaz were forced to cut their set short at Denmark’s Roskilde Festival over the weekend after guest artist Del the Funky Homosapien took a serious stage fall. Coming out to perform his verse on

Watch Big Shaq Explain “Man Don’t Dance” Lyrics

Big Shaq has linked up with Genius’ Verified series to break down the meaning of his “Man Don’t Dance” lyrics and explain the nuances of UK slang. From “She wants me to be her bloke (baby boy) but she