Cali girls doing the work!Los Angeles based brand HLZBLZ provides fashion alternatives to the bold fashionistas and their brand reflect very well how women should look in the streetwear industry who we know is dominated by men. Catering to the burgeoning class of rebellious youth, the label continues to broaden the range to appeal to the wider audience who have been resting in hyper-feminism fashion. After their “TOO WEIRD TO LIVE, TOO RARE TO DIE” collection they presents the second installment of the summer with “HVN & HLZ”, a collection dedicated to bold female individuals that are taking style cues from the underground subcultures of Los Angeles and New York. Shot by Taryn ‘TeekTheSneak’ Anderson and modeled by Cenit Nadir, this look book harnesses a balance between sporty silhouettes and the unapologetic prima donna. The collection includes the hats, signature graphic tops alongside a range of covetable swimsuits for those poolside enthusiasts, resulting in a west coast avant-garde aesthetic.
Manchester based contemporary street wear label AKA release their Spring Summer Look book and range with a monochrome aesthetic. Hand designed prints alongside elegant and oversized cuts play against a masculine, feminine idea. Buttoned up shits, flowing dresses, matching two piece sets and baggy teeshirt dresses make up the majority of the collection.
Easily paired with trainers for a casual look or dressed with with boots or heels to create a smarter style, this versatile collection is forward thinking and evolving to how girls want to dress and need to be able to adapt within their style for the modern day fashion forward female.
This is the kind of thing we were definitely expecting for this summer : a cool and fresh collaboration between two web influencers, the cool webzineA.R.T.S.Y magazine and the influent Tumblr created by two talented designers, Tomboy Bklyn. They imagined a nail art set created by the nail artist Lady Fancy Nails, named powerfully “Dead Presidents”. The nail art creation and the photoshoot succeeds in celebrating women and street culture without being cliché, thanks to realistic ladies and sincere photographies. Definitely a crush !
You can buy this beautiful nail set on the online shop of Tomboy Bklyn
The japanese streetwear brand A Bathing Ape presents their Fall/Winter 2014 women’s collection. With Classic pieces such as hoodies, bomber jackets and vests are a key part of the collection. We really appreciate that brand who produce great collections for the women and there nothing girly about it! The collection is available in their e-shop.
40s and Shorties is a brand based out of Los Angeles that focuses on producing socks with rather unique patterns. Photographed by Giovanni Darkins, the new collection includes illustrations of Eazy E, Notorious B.I.G.’s album art, red cups, bongs, 40s and more in various colorways. The Summer 2014 socks collection is now available at 40s & Shorties’s online store.
NIKE and the Paris based brand PIGALLE, teamed up once again and revisit for the occasion the Air Raid shoe. In the full PIGALLE spirit and aesthetic and available in two colorway bordeaux and white, this shoes are only made for outdoor basketball, special messaging at the heel reads “FOR OUTDOOR USE ONLY.“
ADYN, based out of the U.K. , specialises in avant-garde street wear. Luxury basics and unisex essentials are pure and simple, yet comfortable. Inspired by the everyday wardrobe essentials like raglan tee, baseball jersey, and basketball shorts. ADYN designers keep pieces monochromatic and timeless. All of the pieces are available to purchase now direct from the ADYN online store.
The fresh streetwear brand NICCE London has unveiled a high summer women’s SS14 collection together with the leading lady of deep house from Southern California, Anabel Englund.
Englund is quickly making a name for herself around the world, thanks to her collaborations with Jamie Jones and Lee Foss, aka Hot Natured, and features both vocally and as a songwriter collaborator on the group’s most acclaimed tracks, including Reverse Skydiving, Mercury Rising and Electricity.
NICCE’s London’s debut collection of women’s bodysuits, comes in a range of black, white and star patterned, ideal for the festival season, in the sea and out on the street!
Henry Holland striked again with this new resort collection widely inspired by streetculture !
And you know what, we can’t blame him because he has definitely nailed it.
Always loyal to his taste of colors, he succeeds in mixing neon colors and classic pieces of the “street” closet as the teddy or the bucket (which as you know will be on every head this summer).
The Boyscouts and eastpak teamed up on the black padded pak’r model from Eastpak and combined the identity of the brand with the aesthetics of The Boyscouts. And we loving it, the result is pretty cool! The combination of forms and materials are the basis for the design; armed with this bag you are ready for adventure! This collaboration is designed and commissioned by GROOS and Eastpak and is available at Groos and the boyscouts online shop.