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The Exact Moment When You Realized College Was Awesome

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Mon, 07.21.14 at 5:46pm

Archival Clothing makes a bunch of stuff that I’m very into, like big ass totes, waxed canvas and sweats. And, would ya look at that, their latest lookbook features all of these things, plus my alma mater. So shouts to...

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Tracing The Evolution Of Capsule, Menswear’s Most Important Trade Show

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Mon, 07.21.14 at 5:11pm

This is what Capsule looked like circa 2009. Ya boy got those Vistaprint business cards, hit up Spirit Airlines and—BOOM—there I was, climbing up to the third floor of some weird building to look at a brand of notebooks or...

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That Girl You Keep Forgetting You’re Moderately In Love With

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Mon, 07.21.14 at 4:48pm

Folk’s one of those companies that I’ve liked for a really long time, like that girl you’ve known for 5 years that you keep forgetting you’re moderately in love with. And then every once in a while you run into...

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Olaf Hussein Cannonballs Into The Menswear Pool

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Mon, 07.21.14 at 1:59pm

Straight out of Amsterdam, Olaf Hussein is a young label that announced itself with a bang yesterday and, hopefully, we can be your introductory course. While the brand put out a denim-focused line last year, this newest collection doesn’t so...

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Stretching Questionable Sources Of Income

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Mon, 07.21.14 at 1:44pm

Did any of y’all peep that A.P.C. x Kanye drop video on Complex? Shout out to the “unemployed” homies copping stacks worth of product and bleating about it on camera. I’m a white suburban Jew (so what the fuck do...

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You Can’t Be Trusted

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Mon, 07.21.14 at 12:39pm

I don’t know what it is about Europe, but, for some reason, they get all the best sneaker colorways. It must have something to do with all the socialized medicine over there because it’s seriously busted that us over here...

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Kith x Dover Street Market “Achromatic” Collection Will Have You Colorblind

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Mon, 07.21.14 at 12:13pm

No shades of gray up in here. Ronnie Fieg’s finally dropped the lookbook for his upcoming ”Achromatic” collection for Dover Street Market and it’s as black and white as Casablanca. But it won’t have you looking like a Humphrey Bogart Halloween costume. Pieces...

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The New Middle Class: Temporarily Embarrassed Millionaires

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Mon, 07.21.14 at 11:48am

We owe a lot to the comic book writers who invented the notion of the normal, mild-mannered person transformed into a remarkable mutant by freak accident. As a result, our generation must do extraordinary things. We have to! It would...

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Balotelli’s Burden

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Mon, 07.21.14 at 11:22am

Over-the-top Philly brand Ikiré Jones, founded by lawyer-cum-designer Wale Oyejide, just dropped a duet of all-over print popovers that would put your grandmother’s most prized Arabian rugs to shame. Aladdin’s magic carpet ain’t got shit on these, and that thing...

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Live Chatting With Jonathan

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Mon, 07.21.14 at 11:02am

Happy Monday, you fuckin’ losers. These Margiela slim-fit stretch cotton trousers are better than all the trousers you currently own, combined. They have these really rad irregular belt hoops and large parcel pockets around the butt. I had to hit...

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New York City Street Style: July 21, 2014

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Mon, 07.21.14 at 10:22am

George Elder shoots NYC's most stylish....

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iBought

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Fri, 07.18.14 at 4:11pm

iBought is a magazine all about what people, who design things you purchase, buy for themselves. Yes, it’s a magazine that documents pure, unadulterated consumption. I like this style of publication because it reminds me of OG menswear blogs. The...

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Not Even Trying To Exaggerate

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Fri, 07.18.14 at 4:02pm

If you’re in the market for a new pair of sneakers at all, you should probably at least pause your shit and check out these dark slate Vans chukkas. The colorway is probably one of the best options you can...

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Cop Now Because You Never Know When Things Will Die

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Fri, 07.18.14 at 3:36pm

Guys, I know buying a fedora from A.P.C. feels very struggle, but I didn’t even get the balaclava from the Kanye collection, so hear me out on this. A ways back I was all about this hat from Camo: a...

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What Does Anonymity Mean? Reacting To Margiela’s Unmasking

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Fri, 07.18.14 at 3:04pm

The Internet simultaneously improves and ruins everything. Like last week, when Mathieu Blazy was outed as the head designer of the equally illustrious and mysterious Maison Martin Margiela. We now know who’s designing the line. Which is good. Blazy deserves...