Saturday, September 21, 2019

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This week on The Awkward Minority: Jesus Shuttlesworth & Lady Godiva speak on Pattern, macho men, Daddy Fat Stax don't have time for Steve Nash face, Killer Mike is tellling the truth and more.

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Sanquon x Drake "Mob Ties"

Lady Godiva x Amazon

Jesus Shuttlesworth x Amazon

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Friday, September 20, 2019


Louis Vuitton releases its latest “New Classics” collection in Eclipse Monogram. Reinvented under the care of Virgil Abloh, the collection takes the iconic pattern and shades of grey and applies it to four smaller leather good styles: the Steamer PM, Soft Trunk, Mini Soft Trunk, and the Pochetta Volga.

The contemporary shapes coupled with darker tones embrace a new sense of masculinity. Details in the reinterpreted collection include metallic finishing, matte-effect resin chain hardware, and supple leather construction. The Pochette Volga features a hybrid design which allows for the carrying option to be used as a small bag or as a large wallet via its detachable chain handle; the Pochette Volga can carry up to three mobile phones.

Look for the “New Classics” collection to hit Louis Vuitton flagship stores in the coming weeks.

Wednesday, September 18, 2019


After announcing the collaboration only one day ago, detailed imagery of Vans‘ The Nightmare Before Christmas collaboration has surfaced.The four-piece collection includes some of Vans’ most-familiar skate silhouettes, elevated with a healthy dose of color and thematic detailing.

A Sk8-Hi, Authentic, Old-Skool and Slip-On have all received The Nightmare Before Christmas makeovers, with plenty of thoughtful touches hidden throughout. For instance, the Authentic, already overloaded with a collage of TNBC characters atop the canvas upper, features a subtle Easter Bunny print hidden inside the sockliner. Similarly, the Sk8-Hi sports prints of Sally, Zero and the Zombie Band on each side, with the sax player’s classic “Nice work, bone daddy” line emblazoned inside the leather heel.

Elsewhere, the Authentics offer bold yellow and red tones beneath a lateral side patch of Lock, Stock and Barrel, with their traps and toys printed on the opposite side. Black suede toes and tongues mirror the detailing on the Sk8-Hi. Finally, the Slip-On features a plastic appliqué of Jack Skellington’s bowtie, complete with matching stripes surrounding the white canvas uppers and black suede heel. All the shoes sport red Vans branding atop the tongue and/or heel patches, with a black swirl printed beneath.

Expect them to officially launch next month for $70 USD apiece ($75 USD for the Sk8-Hi).

 In honor of influential record label Ghostly International’s 20 years in the business, Vans is serving up a special pair of classic silhouettes, reimagined with thematic details. “The chance to design shoes with [Vans] is a dream come true,” says Ghostly founder and creative director Sam Valenti, underlining the synchronized mindset that fuels this celebratory release.

Each sneaker is executed in monochrome shades, highlighting the contrasting blue sockliner, which features logos from both Ghostly and Vans. The white Slip-On sports a tonal upper and midsole, with a stark black foxing stripe, while its darker counterpart, the Sk8-Hi, offers a black canvas upper and rubber midsole, juxtaposed against a white leather Jazz Stripe. Each model is emblazoned with an all-over 3M print of the Ghostly logo, offering a subtle flash of visual interest to complement the matte eyelets.

Head to Vans’ for more information and to purchase the sneakers on October 1, along with stockists like Blends, Bodega, Concepts and Notre.

Sunday, September 15, 2019


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Saturday, September 14, 2019


Official Chowder video for "Panini Remix" by Lil Nas X featuring DaBaby.

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 After the Nike Adapt Huarache “Opti-Yellow” officially released, the innovative silhouette now gets an on-foot look as well as an example of how it works.

The power-lacing system and LED lights in the sole unit are inspired by the Nike MAG. Lacing has been refined and is controlled through a dedicated Nike app, which has indicators on the screen to tighten and loosen the sneakers.

A closer look at the Nike Adapt Huarache “Opti-Yellow” shows the breathable mesh upper in detail, getting up close to the various panels and layers that make up the shoe’s body. A standout feature of the shoe is its transparent vamp overlay, which acts as the lacing system by tightening and becoming flush to the upper. It sports technical information all-around and is attached to the “FIT ADAPT” heel clip, black sole unit with its LED component and a rounded-triangular shaped Nike Swoosh tag.

Rounding off the shoe is the color-changing LED light on the sole unit, which is also controlled in-app.

Thursday, September 12, 2019

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You already know what time it is. That cold air said hello and I ran online to stay safe. Playing no games this year. Any year for that matter. I love the winter. Let's see if she will love me back. 

I'm not really sure about how I'm going for look this falll and winter so I just got some stuff. I'll put it together later. Haul post.  

Tan Corduroy Borg Chore Jacket
I wanna look like i'm in the middle of heavy winter while not in the middle of heavy winter so bad. 

Black Hooded Liner Jacket

90's rap video face ass.  

 Khaki Overhead Windbreaker Jacket

I know I don;t know what style I'm doing this winter but I will be standing out to say the least. Look at this. It pops. It's also on sale so yeah, don't drag you feet.  


 Black Hooded Bomber Jacket

Do it get cold enough for me to even own this jacket? Nah. Just mind yo bussniess. 

Let me get the style together before I buy more. What are you planning to wear this winter?


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Wednesday, September 11, 2019

 RETROSUPERFUTURE and Vans have unveiled two pairs of RFS’ Smile sunglasses that will drop alongside the upcoming OG Style 43 XL sneaker collaboration. The two pairs take inspiration from the bold colors used in the footwear drop, utilizing hues such as “Crystal Khaki” with “Acid Green” and a “Black Crystal” acetate with “Pungent Purple” for a duo of retro-tinged glasses.

Both pairs feature engraved dual-branding on the arms in either green or purple. Retail on each pair is approximately $196 USD and you can pick them up from retailers like Sneakersnstuff on September 15. 

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