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Essentials: Gary Edgley of Paige Denim

StyleComments ⋅ May 21, 2014
Not long after seeing what Paige Denim’s Sales Director, Jon Geller, takes on his travels, we welcome Gary Edgley, the label’s equally busy Brand Director. Originally hailing from Australia, he spent the past 14 years in London before mov...

Essentials: Tommy Guerrero

StyleComments ⋅ May 19, 2014
As one of the original members of the legendary Bones Brigade skate team, Tommy Guerrero can be seen in numerous skate films by Powell Peralta from the early ’80s. A recipient of the Legend Award at 2013′s Tranworld SKATEboarding Awards,...

Essentials: Iamsu!

StyleComments ⋅ May 17, 2014
We take you on a trip to the Bay Area for our latest installment of our Essentials segment. With an area that has experienced the tumultuous wave of the hyphy movement in the mid 2000s, the Bay Area has progressively been a microcosm of talented arti...

Essentials: Rob Myers of SLVDR

StyleComments ⋅ May 16, 2014
Centered around the concept of “accessible luxury,” SLVDR (pronounced sal-va-dor) was founded by Rob Myers, who successfully grew the born-in-California, influenced-by-the-world lifestyle brand over seven seasons against tough economic od...

Essentials: Brian Beaver of Sony America

StyleComments ⋅ May 14, 2014
Tasked with creating the next generation of Sony’s online marketing experiences, Brian Beaver rises to the occasion with his extensive creative and entrepreneurial background, and of course a few key items to accompany him on his frequent trave...

Tech Essentials: Rick Williams

EditorialComments ⋅ May 12, 2014
Brand strategist, entrepreneur and footwear aficionado Rick Williams is not one to rest on his laurels. In 2007, the Detroit native purchased the retail space Burn Rubber, a homage to his love for sneakers. A few years later, Williams tried his hand...

Essentials: Sober Industries

StyleComments ⋅ May 9, 2014
Unlike what the name suggests, the works of Sober Industries is far from sober. Formed in 2009, the art collective builds from an array of ideas and concepts, no matter how farfetched, in the the creation of dynamic art installations. Constantly addi...

Essentials: Onno Poiesz

StyleComments ⋅ May 7, 2014
One of eight contributors to Converse’s recent “Clash Wall” installation in Amsterdam, Onno Poiesz is a visual artist living and working in Rotterdam, Netherlands. Working mainly with ceramics, Poiesz creates unique pieces and insta...

Essentials: Aaron Tubb

StyleComments ⋅ May 2, 2014
Fresh off his intership with Givenchy and graduating from London’s University of Westminster, Brighton-born menswear designer Aaron Tubb has recently started his own luxe sportswear brand. His inspiration is pulled from the “iconography o...

Essentials: Alex Mattsson

StyleComments ⋅ Apr 30, 2014
Citing Gareth Pugh, Romain Kremer and Damir Doma as his influences, Alex Mattsson is a young designer emerging out of London’s vibrant fashion scene. Moving to the capital to pursuit his talent, Mattsson graduated from the Royal College of Art...

Essentials: Hikmet Sugoer of Solebox

StyleComments ⋅ Apr 28, 2014
Hikmet Sugoer once described the sneakerhead culture of Berlin as a mix of tech, ’90s running and vintage influences, and as a pioneer of the sneaker scene there, his favorite items aren’t too far off either. The owner of sneaker shop Sol...

Essentials: Raf Maes of KOMONO

StyleComments ⋅ Apr 25, 2014
Belgian accessories purveyor KOMONO has found favor with many through the label’s smartly designed array of eyewear and wristwear. The name of the brand refers to a Japanese phrase meaning “little things” – a clever nod to the...

Essentials: RL Grime

StyleComments ⋅ Apr 23, 2014
A stalwart of the ever-changing soundscape of “bass music,” Henry Steinway, better known by his stage name RL Grime or Clockwork — depending on which electro sub genre he’s pursuing at any given time — debuted in 2011 wi...

Essentials: Lindsay Merkle

StyleComments ⋅ Apr 18, 2014
Having spent a large part of her creative tenure in advertising agencies, Lindsay Merkle’s pursuits in branding, marketing, and sales have allowed her to work with some of the largest names in sports and fashion. A few years ago, she channeled...

Essentials: Dani Concepcion

StyleComments ⋅ Apr 14, 2014
Dani Concepcion graces this latest edition of Essentials, bringing with her an uncluttered assortment daily-use items and reminders of her New Yorker heritage. Currently serving as PacSun’s marketing manager for brands, the Bronx native has liv...