Guiseppe Zanotti includes this ‘Maxi Fringe’ sneaker in their mens collection. The Italian shoemaker brings an Africa inspired take on the sneaker as it comes in the dark brown (shown above) and an all black with a suede material with the zipper accent. Both colorways are available for $595 and can be purchased on the Gisueppe online shop here.
UK’s BNTL creates this lookbook for adidas Originals Blue 2013 Spring collection. Check out the full lookbook below and after the break. (more…)
Obey Clothing provides the women with this fresh new summer collection that incorporates a grunge hippy look that is perfect for the season. Creative patterns and prints on the perfect girly essentials that are incorporated in women’s summer wardrobe. Perfect mix of styles and how they execute them with their printed material choice. Shop the collection on their online website here. (more…)
Hypebeast used the popular model Adrianna Ho, who has been gaining a lot of recognition from her Instagram and recent spread in GQ and urban streetwear look books, for their online website spread and decided to interview her as well. Check out her interview below and make sure to follow her on Instagram and Twitter: @adrianneho
Does being based in New York — where streetwear brands are plentiful — work to your advantage when booking jobs?
Living in New York has definitely been an advantage for me when booking jobs. It has provided access to so many amazing brands, clients and magazines. I also think the constant visibility from living in a walkable city like New York can provide opportunities that may not be possible anywhere else.
How do you feel about falling into the unofficial category of official female streetwear/menswear model? Is it a role which developed in itself or something you or your agency set out for from the beginning of your career?
That is quite the contradictory title that I am both officially and unofficially flattered by. Haha! Thank you! I think that role stems from some brands’ appreciation of my personal style.
Stussy’s new ‘Wildlife’ capsule collection features the iconic Stussy graphics including: Stussy No. 4, SS Link, and Stussy Logo. They really took the animal print to a new level which gives us a better appreciate for the prints rather than the overused patterns that we have been seing everywhere lately. Check out more from the collection inside.
This month marks En Noir’s launch into top retailers nationwide with the brand’s full Spring 2013 collection. The well received collection makes its debut in Barneys New York mid-May, as well as other top retailers.
The Brooklyn Circus releases a cap collection for the 2013 S/S season. Sticking to their usual brown leather accents, The BKC develops a cap collection of 5 panel hats with brown leather brims and patches. Great choice of patterns that fit the trend for the season as well.
For this edition of Brainstorm, DGK traveled to Los Angeles to pay a studio visit to adult video director turned incredibly popular photographer Van Styles. Check out a behind the scenes look at the photo shoot for Van’s new collaboration with DGK as he talks about how he got into photography, the inspiration behind him shooting girls in streetwear, how this collaboration with DGK came about, and more.
Heroes & Legends’ collection features soft lambskin leather on key pieces, soft cotton and slim long custom cuts emphasizing quality, design, and creativity. Very little is being released from the brand, but prices for the SS13 collection range from $89 – $279.
Iggy Azalea Def Jam rapper and Grand Hustle artist graces the cover of Blank magazine. Photographers Steven Gomillion and Dennis Leupold take some shots of the rapper and Wilhelmina model. More pics after the jump…
Designer Ronnie Fieg and Kith team up for the creation of their ‘The East Coast Project’. Featuring some tatted models, they sport their collaboration in the set of photos that presents the project shot in Miami Beach. The project also features Play Cloths, Just Don, Golden Bear, Stance, Stampd, Herschel Supply Co. and Tina Catherine. The launch for the pop-up is set for May 2nd in the Kith location in NYC and Miami.
French Connection releases a capsule collection for an all white collection for the 2013 summer season. It is filled with tailored pants and blazer, along with a variety of dresses. Check out some of our favorite looks below and view the lookbook in its entirety here.
A$AP Rocky on the set of his shoot with GQ Magazine.
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mcml is a new clothing brand which stands for the creators name, Myles Christopher Merritt-Lee. He is an inspring upper echelon fashion house and has his first t-shirt is creatively designed with his logo on the bottom of the tee in the front along with a graphic on the back and ’93′ on the left sleeve, which represents the year he was born. Myles is from the DMV, but is currently away in Miami for college although that isn’t stopping him from launching this new brand. Stay tuned for the release of possibly this shirt and definitely other merchandise from mcml. Follow and contact him on instagram: @mcml13 and twitter: Myles_Izm.
In collaboration with Mademoiselle Yulia’s GIZA, Joyrich creates a collection for the ’13 S/S season. Check out the video of their lookbook below:
A few days ago Philadelphia brand, “Vision Wealth x Sense; Since 1921″ released their “stare” 5 panel hats. This release will be a limited release similar to their “galaxy” hoodie release which dropped earlier this year in January. Head on over to instagram or twitter and follow them at @vsn1921 to receive more details on how to purchase one. Check out more close up of the hats inside.
Renowned Clothing features a combination of Street Wear & High End fashions that uses high-quality garment materials in all of our signature pieces.Their lookbook for this spring features actress and model, Paige Hurd. The spring line is composed of 6 limited shirts and Genuine Lambskin iPhone 4/5 skins. Check out their entire lookbook here and shop from the collection on their online shop.
DVOWR is doing something that is rarely seen in urban streetwear nowadays. Supreme dominates the streetwear culture and collaborates every now and then, but DVOWR created something INSPIRED by Supreme. The 2nd delivery of their 2013 Spring collection is titled “Supremacy” and is inspired by the 2006 Supreme x Nike SB Blazers. They used quilt-stitching on lambskin leather, twill, and finished it off with a snakeskin brim. In addition to that, they incorporated the gold from buckle on the shoes by using gold satin to frame of their label. DVOWR is also offering a “Special Edition” which features 100% genuine python skin on the brims instead of the faux snakeskin. Available for purchase at www.DEVOURHATS.com. Check out the black and white versions inside.
Featuring LA based photographer. Sean Lyles, Lazy Oaf presents its 2013 S/S collection below. The collection features t-shirts with youthful designs constructed in a tasteful way, which is hard to do. Pieces from the collection will be available for purchase on Friday.
spoiledBROKE! presents WoodXStock, an accessories company based in the Washington metro area. The name was selected because of the companies signature wood work bracelets and necklaces. Why wood? Because it doesn’t tarnish and is friendly to those with allergies to costume jewelry. Wood work isn’t all that they offer, there are a variety of different items available through our online store. We also offer custom jewelry. Our mission is to provide buyers with one of a kind pieces that cant be found anywhere else.
Mister is one of our recently favorite brands, espeically for the spring/summer season. They have intricate and innovative designs that stray away from the ‘hypebeast’ image but still fashion forward. Check out their accessory collection for the ’13 S/S season below and purchase the items at their online shop.
Incase and Stussy collaborate to produce this Series 001 Collection for the 2013 Spring season. The Series 001 Collection includes a Backpack, Duffel and Camera Field Bag made of heavy-duty 1680D nylon construction and weatherproof-coated panels. A Velcro panel on each bag allows for subtle branding via a detachable badge and added customization with an assortment of patches (sold separately). Other items in the collection include a selection of tees, caps, Capsule In Ear Headphones, Slider Case for iPhone 5 and Utility Pouch function as stand alone accessories or as complementary extensions to the bags in the collection.
To purchase items from this collection, go to select Stussy chapter stores or on Incase’s online shop here.
Band Of Outsiders cooks up this tie-dye oxford short sleeve shirt that is guaranteed to be a good look for this upcoming spring/summer season. The correct choice of the colors and a minimal amount is genius. The shirt can be purchased on Hypebeast online store here.