Meet the Muse | Snoh Aalegra

The latest installment of our ongoing Meet the Muse series sets its sights on striking neo-soul singer Snoh Aalegra. Born and raised in Stockholm, the Persian beauty has been belting out soulful jams since she landed her first deal at the tender age of 14. After a stint in London, Aalegra would ultimately migrate to Los […]

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Vans Celebrates 50 Years with a Multi-Colored Era Pro

Vans continues to celebrate its 50th anniversary with a new colorway of its skate-ready Era Pro model. The classic low-top silhouette has been rendered in a multi-colored variation for this special occasion, boasting a predominantly red makeup but with contrasting brown and navy accents on the right and left shoe respectively. Welcomed touches of white are seen along the metal eyelets, lacing and inner lining, enhancing the striking design of the suede upper. Finished off with Vans’ trademark Ultracush technology and a vulcanized sole, pick up this latest colorway at select retailers including FTC for ¥10,500 JPY (approximately $97 USD) now.

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Vans Old Skool “Crimson”

The all-red trend will never die out, so it seems. Vans is the latest footwear brand to adopt the flashy colorway, decorating its iconic Old Skool silhouette in a bright "Crimson" theme this season. The classic skate shoe retains the original model’s usual fixings, outfitting its canvas upper, laces, stitched leather Sidestripe and rubber sole in the head-turning color.
Grab these Vans Old Skools in "Crimson" now from INFLAMMABLE for €75 EUR (approximately $85 USD).

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Kobe Bryant Signed CP3’s Air Jordan 3 Kobe PEs

Kobe Bryant Signed CP3’s Air Jordan 3 Kobe PEs

Kobe’s farewell tour is about to come to a close, but as the run comes to a close, he inked a pair of Chris Paul’s Air Jordan 3 Kobe PE that have only been distributed to close friends of Jordan Brand.

The signature includes a nice note where Kobe refers to Chris Paul as one of the “greatest competitors of all time.” Quite an honor coming from someone like Kobe Bryant.

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Publish Brand x Onitsuka Tiger Colorado 85 Samsara Teaser

For those who caught an exclusive sneak peek on our Snapchat (@hypebeastdaily) earlier last month, Publish Brand and Onitsuka Tiger now officially unveil the fruits of their new collaboration. The two brands have linked for premium editions of OT’s classic Colorado 85 Samsara silhouette, rebuilding the runner with rich, velvety suede and matching tonal laces for a unique mid-top hybrid. The shoe is presented in allover olive green or midnight blue colorways (above), with the former sitting atop a contrasting white midsole and tonal for the latter. The model’s crowning highlights are its heel counters, which immortalize Publish’s motto with "TODAY" and "TOMORROW" embossing on each foot, with the blue sneaker featuring reflective 3M detailing above for nighttime visibility.
These kicks are due to unveil on April 18.

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Here’s Ian Connor’s Full ‘EXIT Magazine’ Spread

Ian Connor’s star continues to rise: after creatively directing much of Yeezy Season 3’s rollout, casting and execution, the DONDA wunderkind was gifted Kanye West’s Pastelle archive to revive as he saw fit. Now, he’s gracing the cover of EXIT Magazine, shot by none other than fashion photographer Kenneth Cappello, who also shot Connor’s self-professed father figure, A$AP Rocky. Connor tweeted the following about the photoshoot:
Following In Dads Footsteps With The Cover Of EXIT MAGAZINE Issue 32. http://pic.twitter.com/RDQkW7ye7u
— Ian Connor (@souljaian) April 6, 2016
Thanks Dad. http://pic.twitter.com/6UQFf92Fo3
— Ian Connor (@souljaian) April 4, 2016
Check out the full spread above.

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The New Free RN Motion Flyknit Gets the NikeLab Treatment

Nike’s Free RN Motion Flyknit made its way to retailers today and, to celebrate, the Swoosh is giving its brand new runner the NikeLab treatment. Making its debut as a part of Nike’s Nature of Motion exhibition during Milano Design Week 2016, the make-up sees the low-top with a blacked-out Flyknit upper as grey accents take care of the Swoosh and speckled sole unit.
A European exclusive, the design is set to hit NikeLab LNZ1 in Milan and nike.com/nikelab come April 12.

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Stussy Women’s 2016 Spring/Summer Editorial by NAKED

Premier women’s sneaker boutique NAKED brings its own spin to the latest offering from Stussy’s women’s line in a styled lookbook captured by rising photographer Ed Gumuchian. The sun-drenched photo set brings the spotlight to the streetwear brand’s 2016 spring/summer highlight pieces that includes light bombers, long-sleeved shirts, overalls, tees and plenty of light wash denim all around, with standout accessories like the baby pink 2016 Herschel Supply Co. for Stussy ripstop nylon backpack. Shot in the streets of Copenhagen, the editorial presents the collection in an urban European vibe that brings a refreshing contrast to the distinctly West Coast presentation found in Viktor Vauthier’s polaroid lookbook.
The Stussy Women’s 2016 spring/summer colleciton is now available for purchase at Stussy Women’s and NAKED’s online shop.

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Nike SB Dunk Low “Cold Pizza”

Nike continues its streak of delectable sneaker themes with the new "Cold Pizza." Black accents found on the tongue patch, large Swoosh logo and heel tab complement a striking, crinkle-textured metallic silver upper that represents the aluminium foil used to wrap leftover pizza. As a testament to its name, these sneakers feature a special cheesy pepperoni pizza-themed insole. These Dunks come in black laces but are also offered with a white option.
Watch out for these "Cold Pizza" Dunk Lows to hit Nike retailers soon, which you could pair with the new Nike SB Dunk High "Chicken and Waffles" in your spring rotation for some food-festive footwear.

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Nike Athletes Will Celebrate “Mamba Day” in Honor of Kobe Bryant’s Final Game

Nike Athletes Will Celebrate “Mamba Day” in Honor of Kobe Bryant’s Final Game

The next time Kobe Bryant steps foot on the Staples Center floor it will be his last as a player. Take a moment and let that sink in. For the last 20 years, Bryant has defined with it means to be a competitor, a winner and of course, a Laker.

Starting today, over 200+ Nike-sponsored athletes will celebrate Mamba Day in honor of his storied career and departure from the game to which he’s given so much.

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Nike’s Roshe NM Flyknit Receives Some Colors Perfect for the Summer

Nike’s Roshe silhouette has seen a ton of colorways and material makeovers since it introduction to the sneaker industry, even a new name. This time around the Swoosh’s Roshe NM Flyknit model is delivered in new colorways just in time for the warm weather on the horizon. The options of university red, wolf grey and black are all available for the silhouette as they rest atop of a white sole. As Flyknit makes up each pair’s upper, you’ll also find embroidered Swooshes on both lateral and medial sides of the Roshe NM Flyknit for its finishing touches. The three colorways are currently available at select Nike retailers such as KITH’s locations in Manhattan and Brooklyn and online for a price of $120 USD.

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