Champion cool again: The history behind the 100 year-old brand

Since 1919, Champion is an inspiration to athletes and active people as one of America’s most popular sportswear brands. This year, Champion turns 100 and it’s cool again! Their clothing was adopted as streetwear as early as the 1970s, in recent years Champion had a huge revival. Let’s check out the history behind Champion and how […]

Hip Hop fashion: From the ’80s to present day

For decades, the hip hop culture has influenced the way people express themselves and identify with each other. Rappers have long used designer hip-hop fashion as a symbol of status, both in person and in their lyrics. Hip hop fashion in the ’80s Kangol bucket hats, chunky street-tuff gold chains, name-plated necklaces in cursive. New […]

Street art: 43 incredible examples to inspire you (part 8)

See part 7 Street art.. most beautiful decoration on the common alleys, concrete buildings, river bridges, railway stations, trains… And it can be found all over the world. Street art comes in varying shapes and forms, from sculptures to“yarn bombing”,  and contains everything from graffiti fonts family to windows display and far more. Here follows […]

The best murals of 2018

JANUARY GLEO. The year began with this colorful piece by Gleo, painted in Hermosillo (Mexico). “Primitive Soul” perfectly shows the vivid style of the Colombian muralist. It’s bright colors and symbolic objects recall the indigenous culture of her country. MARCH MONKEYBIRD. TThis 20-meter tall stencil is by the French duo Monkeybird. It was made for the 50th anniversary of 68’s […]

The most gangsta shoe in history: Nike Cortez

When people talk about “all-time favorite” Nike models, the conversation usually revolves around the bigwigs. The Air Max, Air Force 1 or the Air Jordan. Today we’re changing the topic and putting the Nike Cortez on their forgotten spotlight. The history of the shoe Originally designed in 1968 by Bill Bowerman, Cortez made their official […]

Trespass: A Brief History of Uncommissioned Street Art

We have a soft spot for street art, so we would like to remind/introduce you to the official of Trespass: A History Of Uncommissioned Urban Art — the fantastic book by “WoosterCollective” founders Marc and Sara Schiller. What makes Trespass different from other street art books is that it’s not a street art book. It’s a book that certainly includes […]

Street art: 43 incredible examples to inspire you (part 7)

See part 6 Street art.. most beautiful decoration on the common alleys, concrete buildings, river bridges, railway stations, trains… And it can be found all over the world. Street art comes in varying shapes and forms, from sculptures to“yarn bombing”,  and contains everything from graffiti fonts family to windows display and far more. Here follows […]

Supreme x Nike NBA Collection

Having previously put their signature on the Nike Air Force 1 in 2012 and the Air Force 1 High in 2014, it was only right that Supreme complete the trifecta by working on an Air Force 1 Mid. Supreme has had many collaborations, but by far the most hyped was the one with Nike and […]

Novella based on Beastie Boys’ “Sabotage” video

The Beastie Boys’s video for “Sabotage” is one of the all-time greats. Not only is the song itself one of the best from the group’s stacked catalog, but Spike Jonze directing MCA, Ad-Rock, and Mike D as they run around in thick mustaches and aviators, playing pretend ‘70s cops, is an eternal delight. A quarter-century after “Sabotage” […]

Wu-Tang Clan: Of Mics and Men

25 years ago, the Wu-Tang Clan released their debut album, Enter the Wu-Tang: 36 Chambers. Today, or more precisely this spring, we’ll be watching a four-hour Showtime documentary about the most influential hip-hop groups of all time and how it all came to be. How did it all start? Wu-Tang Clan was formed in the […]