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....

new century saw the hip hop fashion trends change sets and flashy bling bling jewelry, popularized by the likes of Jay-Z and hot guys. High-end designers like Gucci came to the hip hop scene during this time also. Today, the aspect of hip hop has toned down somewhat, with the trends of...

An American In Paris–Marking his debut menswear runway presentation in Paris, Adam Kimmel found new sartorial elegance in his usual utilitarian designs. Using athletic-inspired fabrications and adopting a casual silhouette, the New Yorker translated his workman uniform vision into easy...

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...

Mitch – who is renowned for his work with the likes of Amp Fiddler, Bugz In The Attic, Bacardi and Black Twang – is inspired by 'hip hop surrealism', having concentrated on the subject during his design degree. Now, having a decade of design experience behind him, Mitch has carved out his...

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...

High end designers like Gucci came onto the hip hop scene during this time as well. Nowadays, the particular hip hop seem offers well developed straight down fairly, together with rap clothes which are much more customized as well as specialist – preppie hip hop, as it were. However, since...

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 New York fashion designer will be taking a year off to essentially rediscover himself, but he assures fans that he will be honoring certain precommitments – including the label's Fall/Winter 2012-2013 collection, his Fall/Winter designs for Carhartt, and the anticipated 2012...

Nowadays, it's not uncommon to see artists like Drake at fashion week, or Nicki Minaj sitting front-row next to Anna Wintour. This connection goes deeper than celebrity clothing lines and endorsement deals. Hip-hop music has carved out its own distinct sphere in the fashion industry. The...

 

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