If you’ve picked up a GQ in past few years, you know a couple things to be absolutes.
It’s no secret that hip-hop is having a major high-fashion moment . Fashion designers rush to outfit rappers, and some rappers seem like they’d rather be fashion designers. But for a guy near (or maybe even at) the top of the pyramid, Drake exists mostly outside this conversation
Since it launched in 2004, Band of Outsiders has unquestionably been of GQ ‘s favorite brands. We’ve continually lauded Scott Sternberg for his unique West Coast prepster look and lo-fi, celebrity-filled ad campaigns , but now reports are indicating that the label is no more. According to Fashionista , the Los Angeles-based label recently laid off “a majority of its staff,” and also told retailers it would not be delivering a fall 2015 collection
Though A$AP Rocky recently claimed he was giving up on fashion because “celebrities ruined it” for him, his new record, At.Long.Last.A$AP , out today, is jam packed with the signature high-fashion name drops and lyrics we’ve come to expect from him. (In fact, Flacko says the F word—”Fashion”—five times on the new album.) We listened through A.L.L.A. at catalogued all of them
“It’s always hard to find the right shade of brown.
We find ourselves scrolling through Instagram fairly often–in the checkout line at the grocery store, riding the train, at weddings, whenever we get a free moment, really. And every so often, we like to shout out those Instagrammers we particularly like. Here, we give you Stephanie Smith , who has us hitting the gym for a whole lot of reasons.
“When monograms are done tone-on-tone, it’s a tasteful way to play the logo game. I’m a big duffle fan, I think they have a little bit more style than other bags.
The Warriors edged out the Houston Rockets last night, but the style games were just getting started. During the postgame press conference, four people—two from each squad—sported various white shirts on the podium
Up-to-the-minute timepiece style from GQ’s watch editor Ted Stafford
The rush as the checkered flag raises, the excitement that comes with the roar of engines, the thrill as souped-up cars throw themselves around tight curves. All the visceral reactions to auto racing are part of its appeal. What if you could bottle all of that?