We take a look at Sir Paul Smith during his interview by Lou Stoppard in May. He shares stories about how he came into fashion and a little bit about his private life, part of SHOWstudio “In Fashion” exclusives.
Denim n’ bikes from the Edwin Jeans crew. A short video following folk from the denim brand and Kingdom of Kicks as they take a well-dressed road trip from London to Biarritz on some beautiful custom motorbikes…
Co-produced & Directed by Jan Cawood & Magali Pettier for Tin Man Films UK, “A Jacket for Life” is a look into the lifetime appeal of Barbour waxed jackets with looks at legacy owners – some as long as 30 years – who continue to turn to their Barbour day in and day out.
The Formula 1 Car has always been the pinnacle of automotive engineering. Currently in its sixty-third season, the best and brightest in motorsport continue to find ways around rules and regulations with their motorized manipulations of physics on the track. Rufus Blacklock has painstakingly produced an animated history of the evolution of these open-wheeled interpretations [...]
Fusing the efforts of MMG and YMCMB, Philly native Meek Mill works alongside fellow artist Drake on their latest video venture for the titled track, “Amen.” Running off of Mills’s Dreamchasers 2 mixtape, the clip portrays ‘a day in the life of’ the two emcees as they saunter through an average stint of hotel living, [...]
Car enthusiast and technical writer Chris Harris has been tasked with the unenviable chore of driving exotic and high-performance automobiles to draw comparisons and give performance evaluations to the public. It’s a dirty job indeed, but someone has to do it.
Many European cities are known for their exceptional bicycle-friendly infrastructure and extensive bike sub-cultures. In contrast, enter Brussels. A city that only sees 4% of its commuting populace on bicycles (compared to around 20 or 25% for some northern European cities). This beautifully shot and scored documentary short Brussels Express explores what it’s like to [...]
Sponsored by Breitling, Yves Rossycontinued to push the boundaries on aeronautical achievement by taking to the skies above Rio de Janeiro in his rigid carbon-kevlar jetwing equipped with four jet engines.
Here’s a look at Creative Recreations‘ Summer 2012 Campaign Video Lookbook. Shot in Newport Beach, CA, the video showcases our new collection, which sees a revamp of their staple styles including the Cesario and Lacava models, with durable ballistic and mesh materials.
Tarak Lesko of VisualSpicer.com found a cheaper way to get his hands on the Bugatti Veyron supercar. Granted, his version is only 2.5-feet long and held together by glue and sticky tape, but an impressive feat in its own right. The time lapse video showcases how Lesko mapped out the model’s impressive 159 parts on [...]
Always on the cutting edge in terms of fabrics and construction, popular Italian sportswear brand Stone Island has introduced a new Stampa Luce collection for Spring/Summer 2012. Drawing on the classic daguerreotype photographic process, the brand has developed a new graphic and patterning technique whereby garments are imbedded with special light-sensitive products and then exposed [...]
The Audi TT started out as an exercise in modern Bauhaus Auto Union design and it’s been hugely successful in both 2+2 and roadster versions. Though neither car has been deemed especially quick, that all changes with the TT RS, a balls-to-the-wall 2+2 that makes other sports cars sweat like an elk in Ted Nugent’s [...]
Vice President of Palladium’s marketing team, Barney Waters, invites HBTV inside his office for a rundown on what makes the iconic brand tick. The age-old saying, “power in numbers” would be perhaps better translated to Waters’ small five person team as, “power in the details.” What the team may lack in sheer manpower they more [...]
Bombshell Rihanna does it again! Watch as the Barbadian songstress heats things up in the steamy new Armani Jeans and Emporio Armani underwear ad shot by famed film director Ridley Scott’s daughter, Jordan Scott. The short clip is sure to make you sizzle!
Nudie Jeans are three months into their Wear & Tear Challenge and it’s no surprise that the two contestants/denim enthusiasts, Chris and TK, are showing us that a natural fade is possible with a little hard work and the resistance to wash their stale and somewhat sudoriferous pair of jeans, but we think it’s worth [...]
Rihanna takes us on an exclusive behind the scenes tour of her Armani Jeans and Emporio Armani Underwear campaigns. Now that’s what we call a smokin’ hot jeans campaign!
See the official video lookbook from Pretty Green showing the labels Spring/Summer Collection. Shop the Pretty Green SS’12 online here.
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Take it for pure humor and some semblance of reality. Author Gavin McInnes is 41 years old and tired of wearing BAPE. How does he solve this dilemma? By hitting that ginormous vintage shop in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. His new memoir, How to Piss in Public: From Teenage Rebellion to the Hangover of Adulthood is available now [...]
A result of the purest Stone Island research, Mussola Prismatica is an exclusive fabric with a considerable visual impact. Engineered by bonding an extremely light cotton muslin to a glossy, transparent, finely grooved polyurethane film. Specific double dye formulas enable colour capture on the light textile base, resulting in the intense and deep tones of [...]
Stone Island Shadow Project’s latest collection is being accompanied with a new video that offers an in-depth look and understanding about the brand’s PARSEQ Modular Performance Grid, as well as well as the idea of sensory camouflage in which the lineup is heavily relied on. Designer Errolson Hugh carefully examines the design, function and technologies [...]
Here is a preview look at the forthcoming Barbour collection for Autumn Winter 2012. The highlight is the Steve McQueen jacket patterened after the one the actor wore in 1964. A strong look. Much more in the video.
Constructed of worn recycled denim, the “Post Recycle Dry” project from Nudie Jeans applied recycling and cotton-blending treatments to denim pulp resulting in a distinctive new pair of revived jeans. Working alongside Barneys NYC, Swedish denim purveyor Nudie Jeans has taken a unique approach in the manufacturing process for this release. Imperfections created during the [...]