Brendon Babenzien, a 14-year Supreme veteran, will be joining as J.Crew's chief designer for menswear, according to a Wall Street Journal report.
StockX is experiencing delays in shipping and authenticating as well as in payouts for buyers and sellers. The company confirmed on its website that shipments could be delayed for two to three weeks because of high demand and COVID-19 headwinds. A spokesperson said that most orders and payouts are delayed […]
The pioneering luxury streetwear brand Hood By Air has announced its official relaunch, three years after it abruptly went on an indefinite hiatus. Along with a restructured company, Hood By Air cofounder Shayne Oliver has announced a partnership with the financial service Cash App – the first time the platform […]
Music and streetwear could have the ability to popularise sustainable fashion among the masses. DJ Steve Aoki spoke about the power music has at the second Fashinnovation conference, held on June 5 and June 8, where industry experts gathered to discuss the future of sustainability in the fashion industry. Designer […]
Luxury designer Virgil Abloh is in hot water after posting a screenshot showing he had donated $US50 toward a bail fund for protesters arrested amid the George Floyd protests. In a story posted to Instagram, the designer wrote “The Miami community ~ I’m crazy inspired. For kids in the streets […]
Luxury house Prada announced on February 23 that designer Raf Simons has been tapped as co-creative director of the brand. Simons will work alongside Prada’s head designer, Miuccia Prada. At a news conference in Milan, Simons said that this partnership is in response to a changing fashion landscape that is […]
After 18 years, high-end retailer Opening Ceremony has announced it will be closing all its stores around the world. Cofounders Carol Lim and Humberto Leon announced the closing in a series of Instagram posts in which they said this time of “immense change in the way people shop” was a […]
Virgil Abloh is the founder and creative director of the luxury brand Off-White, as well as the menswear artistic director for Louis Vuitton. He is considered one of the driving forces behind this decade’s “streetwear movement,” which saw puffy jackets, chunky sneakers, hoodies, and logo T-shirts take over the runway. […]
We visited luxury consignment shop The RealReal in Los Angeles to chat with sneaker and streetwear expert Sean Conway. Sean and INSIDER’s Caroline Aghajanian go through real and fake pairs of sneakers and determine which ones are the counterfeit shoe. Some of the shoes include Balenciaga Triple S, Adidas Yeezy […]
Macy’s is taking lessons from the popular streetwear brand Supreme and doing weekly “drops” of its new limited-edition watches. These so-called “Watch Drops” kicked off in September and will be rolled out each week until November 21. Fashion drops are not only a good way to build hype around new […]
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