The release of one of the most comprehensive literatures on street wear is just around the corner. The first copies of Steven Vogel’s book, simply titled “Street Wear” will be exchanged Wednesday May 9th between 7pm and 10pm at The Three Threads store in London. Live entertainment as well as Jamaica’s own Red Stripe beer will be around to quench your thirst.
The Three Threads
47-49 Charlotte Road
London EC2A 3QT
Phone: 020 7749 0503
The latest from Adidas Skateboarding is this clean white on black version of the classic Stan Smith tennis shoe. These are beefed up for skating with a thicker heel collar, recessed eyelets and an air cushioned heel. Available May 1st at Adidas Skateboarding retailers.
Nike 706 is the cultural experience dedicated to sport, creativity and self expression. The venue used for the grand opening will be the same as the one used for the Air Force 1 25th Anniversary party in Beijing. Next for Nike 706 will be the Mr. Shoe Museum (Sample) show by Michael Lau which will take place from April 28th to May 30th.
Honeyee have launched Base Station lookbooks for both men and women based on their latest collection of high quality basics. Check it out at Honeyee.
London based designer, Jessica Ogden launched her own label in 1993 and was a popular addition to London Fashion Week. She has had exhibitions worldwide and is regularly featured in publications such as the Italian, British and Japanese Vogue. Recently collaborating with Fred Perry, this collection combines the most popular styles and colours from her own label with the feeling of Fred Perry from the 1930s through to the 1980s. Her modern interpretation of traditional techniques such as hand-stitching, hand-printing and layering have become her trademarks and are all incorporated into the Fred Perry collaboration.
WeekyDrop is back with Evidence of Dilated Peoples!
Hip-Hop culture is the most prominent influence in the world today and is definitely a driving force in street wear. Hip-Hop group Dilated Peoples have become known for their commitment to their craft and have represented the culture through their music for years. WeeklyDrop returns with special guest Evidence, 1/3 of Dilated Peoples. Listen in while the WD gang discuss fashion, sneakers, Ev’s new album “The Weatherman” and what popular hoodie he would not be seen in outside of a video shoot… and believe us, he’s dead serious.
Download WeeklyDrop EP32 with Evidence of Dilated Peoples