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OFF-WHITE Teams With Matchesfashion.com for Exclusive Capsule Collection

Simply put, OFF-WHITE founder Virgil Abloh has it down: from his striped contrast designs to casual streetwear-friendly silhouettes, there’s a certain appeal behind his brand that we can all get behind. Fortunately, it gets even better this fall as Abloh teams up with online retailer Matchesfashion for a special 19-piece collection. Featuring a sensitive color palette of black, red and woodland camo, the collection offers the same …

The 10 Best Products to Drop This Week & Where to Buy Them

Another week and we’re back with the highlights from Highsnobiety’s new shopping channel, What Drops Now. Every day we trawl countless online stores to bring you a curated selection of the latest and best in streetwear, sneakers, fashion and lifestyle products, separating the best from the rest and saving you the hassle of checking 1,000 different webstores in the process. Below you’ll find the 10 …

OFF-WHITE Women’s SS17 Collection Was Some of Virgil’s Finest Work Yet

OFF-WHITE is one of the most hyped names in the streetwear world, but Virgil Abloh has been low-key killing it when it comes to womenswear, too (FW16 was a banger, btw). Much like Anthony Vacarello’s debut at Saint Laurent, Abloh’s SS17 vision of womenswear looked back to the ’80s to present a look that was both powerful and masculine — an empowering, polar opposite of the stereotypical …

The Unlikely Success of Virgil Abloh

PARIS, France — “There is a new guard of designers that represent the luxury culture,” says Bosse Myhr, director of menswear and technology at British department store Selfridges. At the top of the list, alongside Shayne Oliver of Hood By Air and Demna Gvasalia of Vetements, is Virgil Abloh, the longtime creative consultant to Kanye West, whose streetwear-inspired, Milan-based label Off-White has attracted fans from …

A-COLD-WALL* Drops “High Performance Window” Accessories Collection

One of the UK’s most experimental and forward-thinking streetwear labels, A-COLD-WALL*, has just re-stocked its online store with pieces from its latest collection, “High Performance Window”. Composed mostly of accessories, including badges from the sister POLYTHENE* OPTICS label, socks, hats, scarves and bags also appear. We also have word a small selection of new tees and hoodies will go on sale soon. The London label …

With Fall on the Way, Layer up With 10 of the Best Denim Jackets on the Market

Denim is back, and in a big way. In recent seasons, designers at all ends of the fashion spectrum have rediscovered the joys of the fabric, and shredded jeans, grungy styling and rustic, worn-in washes have become all the rage. Of course, denim never really left — it’s an absolute classic — but it’s hard to deny that the fabric trending hard at the minute. How many rappers do you see in ripped …

OFF-WHITE Uses Architecture as Camouflage in New Capsule Collection

Virgil Abloh’s OFF-WHITE label has released a new capsule, inspired by a unique take on the traditional camouflage pattern. Inspired by city skylines and skyscrapers, the capsule sees a departure from conventional camouflage patterning in favor of using architecture as part of the camouflage itself. Consisting of a jacket, cap and backpack, the neutral color palette of black and white serves as a delicate base for the minor …

CNTRBND Shows Off 424 Collab in “Summer Sixteen” Editorial

Canadian boutique CNTRBND releases its latest editorial starring Berlin-based illustrator and creative director Mago. In addition to select pieces from Thom Browne, Haider Ackermann, adidas Originals, OFF-WHITE, and 424, the Toronto retailer shows off three seasonal collabs including products done in tandem with 3.Paradis, Ejder and 424. While you’ll be hard pressed to find the collaborative 424 products on anywhere besides a resell site, you can …