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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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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“THE B-SIDE SHOW” West Coast Stand Up!

“THE B-SIDE SHOW” West Coast Stand Up!

On Monday, Jan. 25th, 2016 at 9:00 p.m., The B-Side Channel will be back with “THE B-SIDE SHOW”. This weeks show will feature legendary hip-hop emcees Volume 10 (“Pistol Grip Pump”) and Medusa!…and will be hosted by Rabbit and Susie Plascencia with DJ Resy One. The show will also feature Robery and Philieano. Follow the B-Side team below, and be sure to stay tuned-in to the B-Side Channel. Shout out…

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12 Gauge Shottie x I-Roccs Dual Collaboration “Xan Diego” Album

12 Gauge Shottie x I-Roccs Dual Collaboration “Xan Diego” Album

Twelve Gauge Shottie and I-Rocc’s latest project is a dual collaboration project entitled “Xan Diego” The project is scheduled to be released January 22nd. The “Xan Diego” Collaborative album features appeariences by Lil B-Stone, Smigg Dirtee, Effn McCoy, Adonis da Hottest, and Sonny Bo. The Entire 9 song “Xan Diego” album is produced by Fetty Slap. There will also be 100 limited edition numbered and signed “Xan Diego” CD’s with…

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