Last night marked the opening party representing the WTAPS and Neighborhood’s joint concept shop Hoods. The event featured an eclectic mix of celebrities from both Hong Kong and abroad ranging from influential musicians and artists to general fans of the highly respect Japanese brands. Music over the evening was provided by rock band Jackie & The Cedrics, Tet of WTAPs, Shinsuke of Neighborhood and Hikaru of Bounty Hunter. The Hoods Hong Kong is currently open as of April 1st.
Washington D.C. will be celebrating the grand opening of the latest Stussy Chapter this Thursday, April 3rd, with Biz Markie on the set. In addition, the DC Tribe will be releasing an exclusive tee to mark the occasion. Available in black or white, the tees feature Stussy’s stock logo outfitted with the DC flags double bars, and three stars, as well as a large hit on the back with the Raekwon line, “Connect. Politic. Ditto.”
The higher-ups at huge Swedish retailer Caliroots are releasing their very own Clerks Pack this weekend. The whole set includes a womens Freestyle Hi, two Ventilators and a CL. Each sneaker has its own concept behind the design ranging from Raiders inspirations to spilled mustard at the end of a long bar night. Available this Saturday at 12:00 pm in-store and 1:00 pm online.
Melrose’s shopping institution De La Barracuda hosted a grand opening party to open up their new massive 5,000 + sq ft store. The party attracted a wealth of personalities from Stash, Dom of Brooklyn Projects, rapper Murs, Danny Boy, Slick and CdG LA Guerrila store organizer Tak. More pictures can be seen over at Barracuda.
De La Barracuda7769 Melrose Ave.Los Angeles, CA
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