Not only are they hip hop legends but they will always be considered fashion icons. 8. Kanye West It would be blasphemy if I didn't include Kanye in this post. (Wouldn't want him pulling another VMA style incident) Kanye went from super preppy, to super dandy, and now mega fashionisto....

Below is a brief history, but color in the world of hip hop, with some of the current fashion designs today. At the beginning of Hip Hop in the 1980′s, the big brand names became synonymous with fashion trends hip hop. Brands like Nike, Adidas shoes and Clark wore leather jackets and...

Hip Hop notable and ex-husband of uber chic designer Racel Roy (bet ya didn't know that) has recently added the fashion game to his endless list of ventures with the launch of a Tribeca based vintage boutique. Local 172 Trading Post is a culmination of coveted vintage styles infused with...

Within decades, urban fashion went from being purely about donning sportswear such as brightly coloured tracksuits, bucket hats and heavy gold jewellery, to the emergence of brands specifically dedicated to showing just how fashionable hip hop clothing could be, whilst pertaining to some of...

Recently dropping Stussy's part 1 of their We Were All Watching documentary on the influence of hip-hop to the mainstream, we now have Part 2 — Fashion in the Golden Age of Hip Hop. This edition speaks largely on hip-hop's introduction of fashion brands such as adidas, Bally, Louis Vuitton and...

Tweet Right now Fashion Twitter is abuzz with hip hop related sighting at Paris fashion week, based on these tweets I present to you the signs that hip hop might be taking over the Paris A/W 2011 Mens shows 1) Roman's Revenge – Nicki Minaj ft Eminem was the sound track for the Raf Simons A/W...

Grizzle Emcee, co-founder of The Daily Street returns to hip hop with the video for 'All I Need Is..." You may have heard of Grizzle as one of the founding members of fashion blog, The Daily Street. What you are less likely to know is that the fashion blogger began his career in hiphop and...

The following will offer you a brief but colorful history into the world of hip hop, with some of the current fashion design today. Early Hip Hop In the 1980′s, major brand names became synonymous with the hip hop fashion trends. Brands like Nike, Adidas and Clark shoes were sported with...

boasted about his fashion exploits on his new track "Theraflu", from dinner with Anna Wintour to racing go karts with Anja Rubik: Dinner with Anna Wintour, racin' wit' Anja Rubik / I told you ma'f****rs it was more than the music / In the projects one day to Project Runway They might be...

Over the past few weeks, it seem like all anyone is talking about is the connection between the hip-hop and fashion industries. Recent events bringing these two worlds together include Kanye West's line for French label A.P.C. and Jay-Z's song "Tom Ford" off his latest album. But this isn't a...

 

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