Though Ewing Athletics has been actively releasing signature models in their nostalgic lineup like the Center, Rogue, and the Wrap, its clear that the center figure is, and always has been, the 33 Hi. The inaugural release when the brand … Continue reading →
The Jordan Shine was simply an experiment. Would Jordan Brand’s consumer base be interested in a luxurious sneaker that referenced past Jordan models but had the high fashion aesthetic? While that remains to be seen when the price point reaches … Continue reading →
It’s been known that Willow Smith and SZA have spent quite some time together in the recording studio this year. Today, a first audio impression from these sessions emerges in the shape of "9," which was previously featured on Willow’s three-song EP III. Though young at age, Willow displays an impressive level of maturity throughContinue Reading
Following a behind-the-scenes look at the 2015 Pirelli Calendar, several of the official visuals from next year’s famed calendar have been unveiled. Shot by Steven Meisel and styled by Carine Roitfeld, The Cal showcases 12 top models…
Though no longer a signature silhouette to the likes of Kobe Bryant, the adidas Crazy 8 still holds weight within the sneaker community. And in 2014, the retro basketball silhouette played somewhat of a supporting role in a key rebranding … Continue reading →
On the heels of insightful, yet bizarre joint interview with his sister, Jaden Smith has dropped a new album, called CTV2. Yup, just like that. Featuring eight all-new tracks, the Kendall Jenner-approved piece has been two years in the making and can now be downloaded from the app, which is available at the iTunes appContinue Reading
My Brazy Movie. Along with guests DJ Mustard and No I.D., YG held a screening for his film, Blame It On The Streets at New York’s Tribeca Cinemas last night. Following the viewing, he sat down with our very own YN for a Q&A to discuss the project’s concept, hopes for a Grammy for My Krazy Life and more. rtny
No matter what generation you’re in, your 20s are likely the formative decade of your life, filled with self-development, risks and failures. And for today’s crop of 20-somethings, things are just as bad: With student debt exploding and job opportunities scarce, the class of 2014 is the most indebted generation of college graduates in history. And their futures look dim: Some 14% of people ages 25 to 34 live with their parents.
With the U.S. economy gradually rebounding from the recession, it’s hard for young people not to feel stuck. Read More
A few days ago, we received our first measurable snowfall of the year, bringing us a two-inch blanket of snow that covered the world in white. It was a stark reminder that, although the calendar doesn’t quite say so (yet), winter has arrived. As anyone who has ever had to pay an energy bill north …
While we’re firm fans of the simple white canvas Converse Jack Purcell, we can’t ignore this classic shoe’s versatility, and although leather versions are certainly nothing new, the Burnished finish is definitely fresh to us…
With Suitsupply’s Fall/Winter 2014 collection comes the brand’s evening wear offerings for the season as well. As expected, they’ve put forth a solid amount of timeless pieces, including their classic black tuxedo, which is made from pure Vitale Barberis Canonico wool and detailed with silk on the button, peak lapel and trouser outseam. They’ve also […]
Palladium returns with its famously rugged boot designs in this lookbook for the Fall 2014 season. Shot both in the glitzy and gritty parts of Seoul, the lookbook features the Pampa Sport in vegetable-tanned leather and ballistic nylon panelling, Pallabrouse Baggy Ex with suede panelling, the classic all-over leather Pampa Hi Cuff silhouette, and its collaborative Alpha Industries olive MA-1 Baggy Zip with contrasting drooping orange cuffs. Designed for versatile weather and geographical conditions, these newest iterations are sure to become a staple in your wardrobe, given their functionality without sacrificing style. Enjoy the lookbook above, and expect the collection to drop at local accounts and online at Palladium Boots.
Luxury accessories specialists Vianel presents a new selection of iPhone 6 cases as part of its 2014 fall/winter delivery. Crafted from the New York label’s meticulous approach to design, the collection is made from Ostrich leather at the world’s finest tanneries in Italy. A black matter rubber frame provide additional protection, while a gold foil stamped logo complemented by a glazed exterior round out the pieces with boldness. Available in black, cobalt blue and forest green, the leather iPhone cases are priced at $120 USD and can be purchased from Vianel New York’s online store.
Back in August was the last time we shared a fresh track from Brit-turned-West Coast rapper Danny Seth and, today, we are pleased to drop some new material from the rising artist. The two part project, titled simply "$$$," is a double freestyle combo, the first part playing overtop Kanye West and Rick Ross’ "DevilContinue Reading
Online footwear platform Sneaker News has announced the launch of its first publication titled Volume One. Featured on the front cover is none other than NBA superstar LeBron James as the issue includes insight regarding his signature sneaker line with Nike, shoes that he wanted as a kid, and personal sneaker tastes and preferences. Focusing on the art form, culture, and people in the world of sneakers, Sneaker News presents Volume One as a contemporary art medium providing content in a new creative light for footwear enthusiasts around the world. Head over to the issue’s official Kickstarter and await the release of Sneaker News Volume One on November 28.
Homecoming. J.Cole’s Fayetteville hometown serves as the backdrop for his junior album, 2014 Forest Hills Drive. The project drops December 9 with an unconventional roll out. Says Jermaine: “What up? My New Album is finished. It’s called 2014 Forest Hills Drive and it’s very special to me. It’s available everywhere on 12/9. This time I’m releasing no singles, just the album. See you in 3 weeks. Thank you for the love and support.”