July 23, 2012 @ 03:10 AM
supremeb4nine4

Post: 647

Join Date: Apr 2012

Location: Alaphabet City, NYC

everything

life

July 24, 2012 @ 07:33 AM
dunceanddreamer

Post: 73

Join Date: Jul 2012

Location: Bristol, UK

i dont like the fact that kids can walk into their local zumiez, pick up an obey snap and a diamond shirt and call it swag

it diminishes the integrity of what i believe streetwear is supposed to be.


Just picked up on this thread, interested to see what your view or definition of streetwear is?

Waking up & Dreaming. www.facebook.com/DunceandDreamer @dunceanddreamer

July 24, 2012 @ 08:12 AM
adoboFosho

Post: 2996

Join Date: Apr 2007

heres a good article to read about his stolen work http://www.art-for-a-change.com/Obey/index.htm

supreme also is know to steal work too. but they dont obviously rip others work off and still have a good amount of original ideas


supreme don't steal work though, they always recreate if not collaborating with someone
supreme

original


that article up earlier on page 1 shows blatant rip offs

supreme

obey knocking off supreme years later


random yahoo answer fail completely off topic
http://answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid=20111021031042AAcxx4v



how did u find that supreme pic


google?

http://www.ebay.com/usr/adobo_fosho... selling black/white flyknits... look like yeezy!!!

July 25, 2012 @ 01:26 AM
iamnotsleeping

Post: 18

Join Date: Jul 2012

Personally I don't have anything against Obey, I bought a hoodie by them and it was one of the best fitting hoodies I've ever worn.
July 28, 2012 @ 01:19 AM
_____

Post: 997

Join Date: Feb 2012

Location: USA

some obey is incredible shit but their buttonups fit extremely well and are high quality. Also their pants are among the most comfortable I've ever worn.
July 28, 2012 @ 01:40 AM
BKBROWN

Post: 2496

Join Date: Aug 2010

Location: SD \\ CHI

the buttonups are cool

̏̏̏̏̏̏̏̏̏̏̏̏̏̏̏̏̏̏̏̏̏̏̏̏̏̏ ̏̏̏̏̏̏̏̏̏̏̏̏̏̏̏̏̏̏̏̏̏̏̏̏̏̏ https://soundcloud.com/bkbrown

July 28, 2012 @ 01:44 AM
lilclown100

Post: 35

Join Date: Jul 2012

Over hyped.
July 28, 2012 @ 01:49 AM

Inactive

@streetshvrk @judgemyjoindate Completely agree with you guys.
July 28, 2012 @ 01:52 AM
lalala

Post: 402

Join Date: May 2012

i aint tryin to obey thats why

x

July 28, 2012 @ 02:02 AM
yooooo

Post: 146

Join Date: Jul 2012

too many people buy it, they sold out.
July 28, 2012 @ 02:24 AM
Gwyn

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Join Date: Jun 2012

Location: 253|562|954

The people who wear their stuff, give it a bad name.

"..wearing the usual, because why would i bother wearing something else?" - bill

July 28, 2012 @ 02:44 AM
VOMITSPIT

Post: 2959

Join Date: Apr 2010

lol
"oMq suPr3m3 d03s n0t coPy tHey jUSS r3cre8"
"oMq 0b3y kn0cKinq oFF sUpr3me 3 y3eArz lAter"

Black Supreme Safari, Raised by Wolves, and more: http://hypebeast.com/forums/apparel/220068

July 28, 2012 @ 02:45 AM
Panther.

Post: 1778

Join Date: Apr 2012

Location: Miami, FL

lol
"oMq suPr3m3 d03s n0t coPy tHey jUSS r3cre8"
"oMq 0b3y kn0cKinq oFF sUpr3me 3 y3eArz lAter"

oMq d00d!

( ͡° ͜ʖ ͡°) Florida State Seminole

July 28, 2012 @ 11:48 AM
the_junglist

Post: 122

Join Date: Jun 2012

People buy certain brand names and styles so that they can be perceived in a certain manner by the public. After Obey became very easily available, lots of high school age kids started to wear it because it was like a cheaper version of Supreme. The results of these masses of high school kids buying Obey is that the brand became associated with these types of teenagers, because these people are most often seen wearing it. People who say the word "swag", post pictures on tumblr, and work at fast food restaurants. Therefore by purchasing the typical Obey box hoodie, you automatically get grouped in with the teenagers who have become associated to the brand. Then, you are perceived by the public as one of these typical teenagers. Most of the people on these forums want to be perceived as original, unique, and the opposite of the typical teenager, so they feel pre-disposed towards hating the brand. I feel like this is where the hate for the brand originates.


nice, articulated my feelings exactly.
July 28, 2012 @ 04:36 PM
Ocillist

Post: 144

Join Date: Jul 2012

Online Obey stuff, like from their site, I feel is okay. It doesn't have Obey plastered across it, and It is kind of nice. The Obey stuff in malls and all the stuff the million kids wear though is death.
July 28, 2012 @ 09:28 PM
killmark

Post: 252

Join Date: Jun 2012

Location: South Florida

Obey has some nice button-ups and pants but most of their tees and snaps are way overhyped
July 29, 2012 @ 11:39 PM
Black Dave

Post: 177

Join Date: Jul 2012

From an art standpoint, power to him, but as far as streetwear goes, I'm over it. I'm from the same city as Fairey and he's done a couple of random murals here over the past couple of years and those are dope, and I have a couple pieces of clothing, but if he had stayed in the realm of art and didn't branch into clothes, I feel like we'd all have much more respect for him and what obey is(or would have been).
July 30, 2012 @ 12:07 AM
weed god

Post: 80

Join Date: Jun 2011

Location: Atlanta, GA

Tumblr happened.
July 30, 2012 @ 12:13 AM
killmark

Post: 252

Join Date: Jun 2012

Location: South Florida

Tumblr happened.
July 30, 2012 @ 12:14 AM
dunkinsb

Post: 53

Join Date: Jul 2012

zumiez too, never was really into obey, i always thought there clothing line was stupid the shirts they put out never really appealed to me.
July 30, 2012 @ 01:01 AM
Lurkordie

Post: 120

Join Date: Dec 2010

shits so played out, simple as that
July 30, 2012 @ 02:49 PM
illestcrook420

Post: 4

Join Date: Jul 2012

everybody and theyre momma is rockin OBEY, lol. Half the kids don't even know who Fairey is.
July 31, 2012 @ 04:53 PM
samfuckingwalsh

Post: 11

Join Date: May 2012

aye everywhere i look theres an asian with either a dope couture or an obey snapback backwards to the side, and an obey hoodie, shits everywhereee
August 1, 2012 @ 04:01 AM

Inactive

Simple: Everything. You don't like it, nor do I because grade 8s down the street with their scooters and dgk high tops yelling YOLOO have killed it.
August 1, 2012 @ 07:41 AM
Triangle

Post: 276

Join Date: Aug 2012

Location: Gold Coast, Australi...

Might cop shit for uploading this in here but I don't give a fuck. Some one know the name of this 5 panel? Got it from a local shop 8 months or so ago, only just joined this site by the way.

August 1, 2012 @ 06:37 PM
killercunt

Post: 117

Join Date: Apr 2012

Location: NJ

It's the poor-mans box logo.

This is what I've always referred to it as.
August 1, 2012 @ 06:43 PM
sublime

Post: 223

Join Date: Dec 2010

Location: Philly

Might cop shit for uploading this in here but I don't give a fuck. Some one know the name of this 5 panel? Got it from a local shop 8 months or so ago, only just joined this site by the way.



you just joined hypebeast?

I would of never guessed...

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