H&M continues its trendsetting forays into sustainability, this time with the recent announcement of their historically inspired collection from Palais du Louvre Paris, for the exclusive April, 2016 collection. H&M’s collaboration with the Musée des Arts Décoratifs, located in the Palais du Louvre, will help celebrate the new H&M Conscious Exclusive collection. This new range […]
H&M Conscious Collection 2016 Partners with Palais du Louvre and Inspirations from Gustave Moreau
Denim Round-up: Supreme X Levi’s Collaboration; Riders by Lee Launches Denim Yoga Collection
Streetwear brand leader Supreme has partnered with Levi Strauss for a limited edition capsule collection featuring the Levi’s Trucker Jacket, 501 denim jeans, and a vest. High-end 13 oz. selvedge denim produced by White Oak mill is behind the collection, giving it a rare and sleek look and feel. The Supreme X Levis are available […]
Made in Japan’s Levi Strauss Denim Now to Be Available Worldwide
Japan is known for making some of the best denim in the world. Levi’s “Made in Japan” collection is a unique combination that combines local Japanese artists towards creating Japanese boro details, different, deeper, indigoes, and various finishes. Levi’s has announced that it will bring its Made in Japan collection worldwide, rather than just available […]
Pharrell Launches Another Collab with His Bionic Yarn, G-Star RAW for the Oceans
Pharrell William’s has been on a collaboration frenzy these past few months, but one of greatest collabs is his sustainably driven Bionic Yarn. Later this month, during Pitti Uomo, G-Star RAW for the Oceans collection will collaborate with Bionic Yarn to create a new collection which will be available first in various Italian stores before […]
Fast Fashion’s Uniqlo Targets Youth Culture: Choose Dakota Fanning and Tom Odell for Spring Collection
The Japanese-based fast-fashion giant Uniqlo has tapped Dakota Fanning and British singer-songwriter Tom Odell for their Spring Collection. As we noted last week, the retailer continues to pave its way into the hearts of the U.S. and UK youth culture markets, especially with their “lifewear” clothing, unique apps, and online campaigns that make the brand […]
H&M’s Exclusive Collab with Parisian Fashion House Maison Martin Margiela Steps-Up Masstige
H&M, the fast-fashion retailer borne in Sweden, is known for their innovative collaborations with top fashion designers. Their global stores are quickly becoming legendary for outshining even some of the best boutiques and have fast grown as a new favorite store among youth culture as seen in our Youth Culture Studies. One reason is their […]
Adidas’ Upcoming 10-Year Anniversary with Y-3 Designer Yohji Yamamoto Features Rare Documentary on the Shy Designer and His Inspiration
Adidas keeps Yamamoto on a pedestal, creating only the high-end collection Y-3. Strategically, it makes sense. In new short documentary, Yohji reveals his inspiration.
Japan Round-Up: Tokyo Girls Collection 2011 Attracts 25,000, Partners with Google for Live Stream; X Japan’s Yoshiki Brings Marilyn Manson to Walk Runway for Yoshikimonos Collection
June Retail Sales for Youth Markets Perform Better Than Expected
Zumiez, Abercrombie, Hot Topic, Limited, Uniqlo report better than expected sales based on several factors, however back-to-school may still be a challenge.
Nike 6.0 Women’s Collection -Action Sports Girls On the Rise
Sure Nike’s taking over action sports, staking claims everywhere, but the brightest move may be their Women’s 6.0 collection.