1-2-1 with jeffstaple featuring Mike Tyson Part 3

LifestyleComments ⋅ Jan 7, 2013
Having invited the likes of Marc Ecko, Futura and RZA on chinwags session over their artistic aesthetics, the latest 1-2-1 episode sees jeffstaple sit down with the world’s former undisputed heavyweight champion, Mike Tyson. Contrary to the int...

jeffstaple Takes You to New Jersey for His “Burger Tour”

LifestyleComments ⋅ Nov 1, 2012
Besides his expertise in the realm of design, there is something else jeffstaple knows a thing or two about: hamburgers. The Staple Design founder, along with head designer Courtney Walker, recently headed to New Jersey for a gastronomic tour of thre...

Sophia Chang Visits CoolRain’s Studio in Seoul, South Korea

DesignComments ⋅ Oct 25, 2012
Sophia Chang recently linked up with innovative toymaker/designer CoolRain at his studio in Seoul, South Korea. The inspiring behind-the-scenes revealed a look at some of his highly-detailed NBA superstar collection – featuring the likes of Car...

Tech Essentials: jeffstaple

EditorialComments ⋅ Oct 18, 2012
When word got around the office that jeffstaple would join the extensive ranks of unmasked creatives for our occasionally controversial Essentials series, each of us were extremely stoked for what would come – both a refreshing look into his ub...

jeffstaple Visits Union and U.S. Alteration

StyleComments ⋅ Sep 16, 2012
Taking the time to visit the city of Los Angeles, jeffstaple discusses with U.S. Alteration’s co-owner Miguel De La Barracuda on the brand’s latest “OVER-DIE” collaboration capsule with Union, the philosophy behind the D.I.Y f...

jeffstaple: Keeping the Cool Points

EditorialComments ⋅ Sep 11, 2012
Half a decade ago, the perception of cool often resided in the limited nature of product runs. This commercial infancy in so-called streetwear meant a strong push towards monetizing a culture previously untapped. We’ve moved into an era over the last...

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...

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...

Agenda New York July 2012 Video Recap

StyleComments ⋅ Aug 25, 2012
With shows spanning the globe reaching various fashion epicenters, Agenda brings together the most sought-after brands in streetwear and buyers interested in building long-lasting partnerships to create a forum-like trade show experience. Having rece...

Complex Magazine’s 50 Most Influential People in Sneaker History by jeffstaple

StyleComments ⋅ Aug 14, 2012
The internet lends itself to ranking items; whether that be based on fact or opinion. As part of Complex Magazine’s ongoing project that pairs tastemakers with their specialty fields, they recently asked jeffstaple to compile a list of the 50 M...

1-2-1 w/jeffstaple: Mike Tyson Preview

LifestyleComments ⋅ Aug 13, 2012
As part of his ongoing 1-2-1 series that has profiled the likes of Wu-Tang’s RZA and Karmaloop’s Greg Selkoe in the past, jeffstaple presents a preview of his forthcoming exploration of one of the more enigmatic figures in the world of sp...

Staple Design 2012 Summer “Farewell My Summer Love” Lookbook

StyleComments ⋅ Aug 10, 2012
Summer 2012 finds Staple Design presenting a delectable spread of fashionable items on an array of beautiful women as part of their “Farewell My Summer Love” editorial lookbook. Showcasing a number of collaborative items – including...

The ABC of Men’s Fashion with jeffstaple

StyleComments ⋅ Aug 3, 2012
It was Mark Twain who made famous the adage that “clothes make the man.” The lesser known latter half of that statement was “…Naked people have little or no influence on society.” While a naked person’s influence c...

Scholastic Survey with jeffstaple: Kobi Wu-Pasmore of New York University

MusicComments ⋅ Jul 20, 2012
Kobi Wu-Pasmore teaches Curated Live Music Events and Cultural Branding at the Clive Davis Institute at NYU. Harnessing her early background in hip-hop and later experience as Founder and Creative Director at Lyonshare Communications, Inc, the experi...

Scholastic Survey with jeffstaple: Ketty Maisonrouge of Columbia Business School

StyleComments ⋅ Jul 13, 2012
In this installment of Scholastic Survey, jeffstaple picks the brain of recognized expert on luxury goods and adjunct professor at Columbia Business School Ketty Maisonrouge. While running a consulting firm specializing in luxury innovation, Maisonro...