High-Fashion's Love Affair With Tactical Gear Spotlighted in HBX's "Reconstruction" Editorial

Featuring Stone Island, 1017 ALYX 9SM, Prada, Off-White™, Moncler, uniform experiment and many more.

By
Fashion
5,089 Hypes 3 Comments

As we slowly transition into the colder months of the year, HBX spotlights some of the most fashionable, street-ready tactical clothing from brands like Stone Island, 1017 ALYX 9SM, Prada, Off-White™ and many more.

Here’s what the eshop had to say of its latest editorial, dubbed “Reconstruction.”

Back to the early ’90s, Helmut Lang was one of the progenitors in introducing tactical garments to the world. Elements such as ballistic-styled vests, harness straps and piled-on functional layers have all influenced the development of contemporary fashion. Looking at the past few seasons, utilitarianism reigns. From the Chest Rig of 1017 ALYX 9SM to the Off-White™ “Industrial Belt” and the Heron Preston “Tape Belt,” many designers partake to challenge the wave of luxe-utility with their very own aesthetics. Our 2019 “Reconstruction” Editorial encapsulates the essence of this tactical trend.

Additional brands featured include Oakley, Heron Preston, Palm Angels, Moncler, uniform experiment, SOPHNET., Burberry, Sasquatchfabrix. and more. All items can be purchased now at HBX.

In other news, Off-White™ unveiled its new Hong Kong store overlooking Victoria Harbour.

Read Full Article

What to Read Next

Nike Honors the Patriots' Super Bowl LIII Win With Commemorative AF1
Footwear

Nike Honors the Patriots' Super Bowl LIII Win With Commemorative AF1

Featuring a metallic silver Swoosh that mimics the Lombardi Trophy.

The 'Final Fantasy VII' Remake Will Get a Turn-Based Classic Mode
Gaming

The 'Final Fantasy VII' Remake Will Get a Turn-Based Classic Mode

Announced at the Tokyo Game Show.

Ernie Hudson Will Reprise His Role as Winston Zeddemore in the 2020 'Ghostbusters'
Entertainment

Ernie Hudson Will Reprise His Role as Winston Zeddemore in the 2020 'Ghostbusters'

“I’m having a blast doing it.”


DJ Snake's Pardon My French Links up with Mizuno for an Africa-Inspired Capsule
Fashion

DJ Snake's Pardon My French Links up with Mizuno for an Africa-Inspired Capsule

Warm tones reminiscent of the savanna sunset.

The Vanqraft VQ16 Is a Luxury Boat-Sized Jet Ski
Automotive

The Vanqraft VQ16 Is a Luxury Boat-Sized Jet Ski

Packing 200 horsepower.

Disney CEO Bob Iger Resigns from Apple's Board of Directors
Entertainment

Disney CEO Bob Iger Resigns from Apple's Board of Directors

On the same day the Apple+ streaming service was announced.

More ▾
 
Subscribe to our Newsletter

Gain access to exclusive interviews with industry creatives, think pieces, trend forecasts, guides and more.

By subscribing, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

Help us serve you better

We appreciate your support in allowing HYPEBEAST ads, where we can share contents from the latest fashion, to those culturally relevant. In adding HYPEBEAST to your ad blocker's whitelist, ads on our sites will show while you continue to browse.

Help Support Us

We need ads to keep the lights on and to continue providing free news to our readers. We’d appreciate your support by whitelisting HYPEBEAST on your ad blocker. That way you can keep reading all the great stories for free.

If you have already whitelisted us, simply refresh this page. To find out how to whitelist us, click the button below.

Back

Add Us to Whitelist

We appreciate your support in allowing HYPEBEAST ads. Most ad blockers have similar whitelisting steps and settings. If you need assistance, please contact us.

Adblock Plus

  1. Click on the red ABP icon in the upper right corner of your browser.
  2. Click “Enabled on this site” to disable ad blocking for the current site. In Firefox click “disable on HYPEBEAST”.
  3. Refresh the HYPEBEAST page that you were viewing.

Adblock

  1. Click the AdBlock hand icon.
  2. Click “Don’t run on pages on this domain”.
  3. A new “Don’t run AdBlock on…” dialog may be displayed in the middle of the screen.
  4. Move the “Site” slider to the right. After that, click “Exclude”.
  5. Refresh the HYPEBEAST page that you were viewing.

uBlock

  1. Click the uBlock icon.
  2. Click the large blue “power” button in the menu that appears to whitelist the current website.
  3. Reload the HYPEBEAST page that you were viewing.

Firefox Browser

Firefox Tracking Protection may activate our whitelist notice, which can be disabled temporarily for a browsing session by clicking the shield icon in the URL bar and following the instructions.

Disconnect

  1. Click the Disconnect icon.
  2. Click “Whitelist site”.
  3. Refresh the HYPEBEAST page that you were viewing.