5 Emerging Labels From NY Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2018

5 Emerging Labels From NY Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2018

Last week, fashion’s finest took over the Big Apple to participate in the city’s eight-day long sartorial parade, aka New York Fashion Week. Accompanying the roster of established designers were a number of newcomers, all vying to catch the attention of the global audience in attendance.   BARRAGÁN BARRAGÁN   BARRAGÁN, the New York-based label offered a striking range of rave-tinged unisex garments that experimented with symmetry and shapes. Throwback ’90s/early ’00s tribal graphics were emblazoned on sheer tops, satin trousers…

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The IKEA Obsession Continues With the FRAKTA Bag-Constructed Balenciaga Speed Trainer

The IKEA Obsession Continues With the FRAKTA Bag-Constructed Balenciaga Speed Trainer

Fashion’s IKEA inspirations are on a roll and here we have a new creation by way of footwear. Design collective Studio Hagel, thought it would be a great idea to turn one of the Swedish furniture giant’s beloved FRAKTA tote into a sneaker. However, not just any type of shoes but a unique rendition of the popular Balenciaga Speed Trainer. The result is a clear reminder that the tote bag…

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How Retailers Choose the Brands They Carry

How Retailers Choose the Brands They Carry

When Raf Simons was at the helm of Jil Sander and his eponymous label — just months before taking the reins at Dior — the Belgian designer drew this telling illustration: “Fashion is such an octopus. You’re connected to so many people: suppliers, pattern makers, production teams, marketing teams, vendors.” As it currently stands, the global apparel industry is valued at an astounding $3 trillion USD. For perspective, that’s an…

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Connor Ray – Lil Bam Bam(Video)

Connor Ray – Lil Bam Bam(Video)

In his latest video Denver Colorado rapper Connor Ray is in a neon lit tunnel,  struggling to get out of a straight jacket to escape the crazyness that surrounds him.  On the track “Lil Bam Bam” Connor Ray hits on many topics and metaphors as he struggles with a world gone crazy rebelling against his desire succeed and express his creativity through music while touching on police brutality and injustice….

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Top Prospect Myles Jack Falls Out of First Round

Top Prospect Myles Jack Falls Out of First Round

With the First Round of the 2016 NFL Draft already in the books, there is still some bigger controversy and surprises that are not about the players already being drafted. The best Inside Linebacker of College Football and some even say the best player overall in the draft, Myles Jack, has taken a dangerous fall out of round one of the draft. Jack is a very physical, athletic player and…

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Lil B the BasedGod Speaks at University of Florida.

Lil B the BasedGod Speaks at  University of Florida.

Yes it’s true! WTF…  Lil B the BasedGod was booked for a speaking engagement at the University of Florida. The BasedGod shared his vast knowledge and  wisdom with the the University of Florida students. Lil B speaking at a university might seem “extremely rare,” but the Base God has given similar Speeches on such campuses as UCLA, Carnegie Mellon, NYU, and MIT. His Wikipedia does list him as a motivational…

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