James Jebbia

James Jebbia

Founder of Supreme
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Date of Birth 1963
Industries Streetwear
James Jebbia is the founder of iconic streetwear brand Supreme. Jebbia has become an inspiration to young fashion designers, entrepreneurs, and skateboarders around the globe. His efforts have attracted a global cult following for his skateboarding-inspired brand. Supreme has collaborated with prominent brands such as Comme des Garçons, Levi’s, Vans and Louis Vuitton, as well as artists like Damien Hirst, Takashi Murakami, and Richard Prince.

1994

Founded Supreme

1991

Helps launch Stüssy NYC

1989

Opens streetwear retailer Union NYC with Mary Ann Fusco
Inside Supreme Brooklyn's Private Opening Party
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Inside Supreme Brooklyn's Private Opening Party

Guests included Mark Gonzales and Amare Stoudemire to Eric Koston and Jason Dill.

Take a Tour Through James Lavelle's Treasure Chest of OG Supreme and BAPE
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Take a Tour Through James Lavelle's Treasure Chest of OG Supreme and BAPE

The artist walks us through his neverending collection of the holiest of holy grail products.

Supreme vs. BAPE: Who's the King of Collaboration?
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Supreme vs. BAPE: Who's the King of Collaboration?

Ahead of the COMME des GARÇONS and UNDEFEATED drops, take a look back again.

Iggy Azalea Flaunts Her Assets in a Supreme Bodysuit
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Iggy Azalea Flaunts Her Assets in a Supreme Bodysuit

Leaving nothing to the imagination.

Artist Adly Syairi Ramly Reimagines 2016's HYPEBEAST 100 as LEGOs
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Artist Adly Syairi Ramly Reimagines 2016's HYPEBEAST 100 as LEGOs

Kanye West, Virgil Abloh, Jerry Lorenzo, Ronnie Fieg and more.

James Jebbia Talks Supreme's Global Expansion in Rare Interview
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James Jebbia Talks Supreme's Global Expansion in Rare Interview

“I want to do something where a young kid shopping with his parents might be like, ‘Mum, maybe you shouldn’t come in this store with me.’”

Supreme's James Jebbia Reveals His Thoughts on Resellers
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Supreme's James Jebbia Reveals His Thoughts on Resellers

An interview from the archives.

Supreme's James Jebbia Talks New York, Lou Reed and Not Being Concerned by Legacy
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Supreme's James Jebbia Talks New York, Lou Reed and Not Being Concerned by Legacy

Supreme’s main man discusses working with rock stars and leaving London in rare interview.

James Jebbia Speaks on Supreme x Stone Island 2014 Collaboration
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James Jebbia Speaks on Supreme x Stone Island 2014 Collaboration

Coinciding with the announcement of the Supreme x Stone Island 2014 capsule collection, the elusive

PAPER Magazine Interviews 37 OGs for its 30th Anniversary
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PAPER Magazine Interviews 37 OGs for its 30th Anniversary

Since launching back in 1984 as a black and white 16-page fold-out, PAPER Magazine has evolved over

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