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Humberto Leon Talks Kenzo’s 2012 Fall/Winter Menswear Collection

StyleComments ⋅ Sep 29, 2012
Humberto Leon, one of the two creative leads at the helm of Parisian label Kenzo takes time to explain the house’s 2012 fall/winter menswear collection. Sitting with his Opening Ceremony colleague, Alice Newell-Hanson, Humberto delves into who...

Yohji Yamamoto Talks Fashion, Bankruptcy and Death

StyleComments ⋅ Sep 28, 2012
Yohji Yamamoto is one of the more intriguing and introspective designers working today. Rebellious and often contrary, the black-clad Yamamoto has been creating iconic collections for years — both for his eponymous label and for Y-3 — wit...

Brandon Svarc Likes It Raw — An Interview with the Founder of Naked & Famous

StyleComments ⋅ Sep 24, 2012
Brandon Svarc speaks with the theatricality of a showman and the conviction of a true denim enthusiast. For four and a half years, the do-it-all founder of Naked & Famous has been showcasing some of the most innovative jeans on the market while s...

Supreme’s Brendon Babenzien Talks Craft and Creativity

StyleComments ⋅ Sep 20, 2012
Despite the raging popularity of Supreme, few are privy to one of the main reasons for the brand’s success — the work of Creative Director Brendon Babenzien. Blessed with an insider’s knowledge of the New York skateboarding scene al...

A Visit to Aitor Throup’s Studio

ArtsComments ⋅ Sep 15, 2012
Buenos Aires-born, England-based designer Aitor Throup recently opened up his studios for both a visit and an interview touching on the subject of creativity involving Style Salvage. A groundbreaking premiere collection in 2006 led Throup t...

Frank The Butcher ‘The Butcher’s Block’ Episode 5: DJ Clark Kent and Hawaii Mike

MusicComments ⋅ Sep 14, 2012
Frank The Butcher is back with another episode of The Butcher’s Block, this time connecting with DJ Clark Kent and Hawaii Mike. Over the course of the interview, we get Hawaii Mike’s opinions on about the “currency of information...

HYPETRAK TV: One-on-One with Action Bronson Part 1

MusicComments ⋅ Sep 11, 2012
Gourmet chef-turned-emcee Action Bronson has cultivated a vast following over the past year with his Ghostface-like flow and releases like 2011′s Dr. Lecter and the Statik Selektah-produced Well-Done, culminating in a new record deal with VICE/...

Shinsuke Takizawa Discusses LUKER by NEIGHBORHOOD

StyleComments ⋅ Sep 6, 2012
Shinsuke Takizawa, otherwise known as the founder of fashion label NEIGHBORHOOD, is regarded as one of the most influential figures behind the emergence of streetwear in Japan and its surrounding Asian markets — the LUKER by NEIGHBORHOOD label...

Pharrell Williams Talks Women and Pink Liquor

StyleComments ⋅ Sep 6, 2012
If you’ve followed Pharrell Williams for some time or read up on any of his interviews through the years, you’ve seen an individual and artist develop over time into a deeply introspective and visionary type persona. For his recent interv...

1-2-1 w/ jeffstaple featuring Rothco

StyleComments ⋅ Aug 31, 2012
Camo as a material has seen its popularity go up and down as fashion trends change, but through the highs and lows Rothco has remained a constant presence. Founded in 1953 by Milton Somberg, the company started off in a small location on Manhattan...

HYPEBEAST Trade: Kevin Poon of CLOT & DISTRICT

EditorialComments ⋅ Aug 30, 2012
Kevin Poon, known to many as KP, is a co-founder of the Hong Kong-based streetwear label CLOT and innovative distributor DISTRICT. Known as one of the seminal groundbreakers of the Hong Kong street scene, he also runs the retail chain JUICE R...

New York Photographer Tim Barber Shares His Inspirations for The Natives

ArtsComments ⋅ Aug 28, 2012
As a part of the newly introduced The Natives series, Canadian footwear label Native Shoes spotlights New York-based photographer, designer and longtime Native collaborator Tim Barber in this premiere installment. Utilizing the bridges of the Big App...

jeffstaple Speaks About PROJECT/reed and Showcasing Important Relics

StyleComments ⋅ Aug 25, 2012
Creator and curator of PROJECT/reed, jeffstaple’s latest directional exhibition was a popular stop for many at this year’s Project tradeshow in New York City. Conceptualized as an archive of highly-coveted limited edition releases with re...

HYPEBEAST Magazine: BADBADNOTGOOD Interview

MusicComments ⋅ Aug 24, 2012
Clicking through the average playlist of today’s youth, one would not expect to find any jazz songs to be featured. The modern non-relevance of a genre that used to be a leading creative force in the 1920s is a fact that bothers Matt Tavares, A...

The Job of a Sneaker Designer: PUMA’s Jon Tang Discusses the Ins and Outs

StyleComments ⋅ Aug 23, 2012
For an increasingly large contingency of sneakerheads, finding a creative position within the industry has become easier and easier. Initiatives such as Sneakerology in its most recent online form and Pensole have created a clearer picture of what it...