A Further Look at the Fuct x Charles Krafft “Jesus Malverde” Incense Chamber

SUBSCRIBE TO OUR CHANNEL: http://hypb.st/PpLFalKnown for his blessings in the drug trafficking underworld, Jesus Malverde or the “narco-saint” is beautifully portrayed in the collaborative incense chamber between FUCT and Seattle-based artist Charles Krafft. The blue and white glazed porcelain statue features large bold letters in the front, and the FUCT name at the back along with a death bunny logo. Krafft also leaves his signature as well as a hand painted number denoting which number you have received. Limited to […]

Turning Reebok “Outside-In” with Ian Paley of Garbstore

SUBSCRIBE TO OUR CHANNEL: http://hypb.st/PpLFalCatching up with Ian Paley — founder of British menswear boutique and label Garbstore — during the opening of Garbstore’s Stateside venture Garbstore Case Study, we sat down to discuss one of the brand’s projects with Reebok that recently caught our attention. Bringing us up to speed on his involvement with Reebok and his earliest memories with sneakers — or trainers as they are called in the UK — Paley recalls how after bringing home a […]

A Further Look at Tim Coppens for Common Projects 2014 Spring/Summer

SUBSCRIBE TO OUR CHANNEL: http://hypb.st/PpLFalOut next Further Look gives us a better view of the collaborative footwear collection between Tim Coppens and Common Projects. As part of the designer’s 2014 spring/summer racetrack inspired collection, the footwear incorporates mixed-media construction using mesh, cork, patent leather and foil-like material for the uppers, and brings distinct paneling along with shapes such as stars into the mix. Watch the video above for how they look on and off feet. View more Hypebeast videos: http://hypb.st/VbvIa3Check […]

Skate Essentials with Tony Alva

SUBSCRIBE TO OUR CHANNEL: http://hypb.st/PpLFalOur first video Essentials takes us to one of the original members of the Z-Boys skateboarding team — Tony Alva. Catching up with Alva before his session for the 2013 Vans Downtown Showdown in Paris, France, we took a look at the skate legend’s skate essentials while on the road. His ride setup includes the ‘Snubby ‘ — a 10 inch wide deck with similar dimensions to skateboards found in the early ’80s, but with modern […]

PROCESS: The Frye Company

SUBSCRIBE TO OUR CHANNEL: http://hypb.st/PpLFalOur next installment of Process takes us to the facilities of The Frye Company, a bootmaker with well over 150 years of history and knowledge in the craft. Made entirely in the good ole U.S. of A, each boot goes through 190 actions from raw material to finished product. Although each of the meticulous 190 steps are not shown in this video, core and crucial procedures that give each boot shape are carefully outlined and explained […]

Levi’s® x Hypebeast Railside Conversations: Eddie Huang & DJ SoSuperSam

SUBSCRIBE TO OUR CHANNEL: http://hypb.st/PpLFalIn September, Levi’s® and Hypebeast brought together two unique creatives from different fields to discuss identity, inspiration and creative process as it relates to their own craft, as part of an extension of Station to Station, a public art project made possible by Levi’s®. Eddie Huang and DJ SoSuperSam are the first pairing of our Levi’s® x Hypebeast Railside Conversations. Eddie Huang’s been riding a massive whirlwind of projects, including his book Fresh Off The Boat […]

Pharrell Joins SpongeBob SquarePants for ICECREAM’s 2013 Capsule Collection

The whimsical characters of Nickelodeon’s SpongeBob SquarePants cartoon have long been considered household names to children, teenagers and even adults — Pharrell Williams is one of them. Having recently left an imprint on Theophilus London’s LVRS label, Pharrell employs the yellow and porus sponge along with his slow-witted starfish friend for a 2013 fall/winter ICECREAM capsule collection. Catching up with the Billionaire Boys Club co-founder in New York, we learn of how cartoons played a vital role in Pharrell’s life […]

Pharrell Joins SpongeBob SquarePants for ICECREAM’s 2013 Capsule Collection

The whimsical characters of Nickelodeon’s SpongeBob SquarePants cartoon have long been considered household names to children, teenagers and even adults — Pharrell Williams is one of them. Having recently left an imprint on Theophilus London’s LVRS label, Pharrell employs the yellow and porus sponge along with his slow-witted starfish friend for a 2013 fall/winter ICECREAM capsule collection. Catching up with the Billionaire Boys Club co-founder in New York, we learn of how cartoons played a vital role in Pharrell’s life […]