Teen music artist and fashion trendsetter Diggy Simmons returned to Instagram and shared a dope photo. He was out and about in Los Angles. Diggy dressed in a short-sleeve black hoodie layered over a white tee-shirt with grey trousers. His outfit was completed with a pair of $1,254 Rick Owens Geo Basket Blister Sneakers.
These black and white leather geo basket blister sneakers from Rick Owens features a round toe, white lace up front fastening, ribbed heel, side zip fastening and a thick white sole. You can get these sneakers at Farfetch.
Last night Sunday (June 2), New York’s Hot 97′s Summer Jam 20th anniversary concert took place at New Jersey’sMet Life Stadium and yours truly (Don Bleek) was in the press booth reporting/blogging live. Celebs came out looking their best. MMG’s Wale rocked a pair of $600 now $420 DRKSHDM by Rick Owens Cargo Pants which features cargo-pockets & contrast fabric paneling, covered waistband with drawstring, slit pockets on the sides, patch pockets on the back, dropped crotch and tapered legs. Wale completed his outfit with a black tee-shirt, hoodie and Air Jordan sneakers. You can get Wale’sRick Owens cargo pants at La Garconne.
G.O.O.D. Music/Def Jam rapper Pusha T joined Fabolous for “Life Is So Exciting“. He also rapped his verse to “I Don’t Like“. Pusha styled in a white tee-shirt and grey sweats paired with Balenciaga patchwork high top sneakers (shown in another color above). You can get these sneakers at Barneys for $595.
Harlem’s fashionable rap trendsetter A$AP Rocky hit the stage to perform some of his biggest hits and tracks off his debut album, Long.Live.A$AP. During his segment, Rocky wore a Hood By Air tee-shirt from the brand’s Fall/Winter 2013 Collection. Rocky paired his shirt with white Lanvin sweatpants and Nike Air Force Ones sneakers.
Earlier in the week, rapper A$AP Rocky and music mogul Swizz Beatz were photo’d together at the posh NY restaurant and supper club Son Cubano. Rocky who is known for his fashionable outfits wore a black varsity jacket layered over a white tee-shirt with $819 Rick Owens Memphis black waxed stretch denim jeans. He topped his outfit off with a white snapback and Air Jordan 3 Retro sneakers. Are you feeling these jeans?
Another day and former NFL player Chad Ochocinco was spotted in designers. He had on a $700 Givenchy Black & Purple Painted Madonna Print Tee-Shirt and Rick Owens Kilted Pants. The tee-shirt features a multicolor graphic print on the front. I think the shirt is dope, but I am not too impressed with the kilted pants. Any thoughts?
Over this past weekend, Kim Kardashian and her boyfriend Kanye West headed south to Miami. The twosome was spotted running errands in the Sunshine State. Kim styled in an olive-green button down shirt and a black leather mini skirt paired with $1,295 Jimmy Choo Imogen Sandalswhich are sold out on the brand’s websiteas well as Nordstrom. Kim accessorized her outfit with $760 Rick Owens Shield sunglasses and a $965 Louis Vuitton x Yayoi Kusama Monogram Pumpkin Dots Zippy Wallet. Kanye kept it causal in a pair of Balenciaga Pleated High Top sneakers which are available atBarneysfor $615 paired with a grey Robert Geller tee-shirt and Nikeshorts. What are your thoughts on Kim and Kanye’s outfits?
The self-proclaimed “pretty muthaf**ka” (A$AP Rocky) was photo’d standing in front of a wall with graffiti spray painted all over it. He styled in a black hoodie and jeans paired with Rick Owens Cargo Basket Leather Boots which retails for $1,455 over at Mr. Porter. These leather biker boots feature a side zipper and pocket, white laces and sole and a raised perforated toe cap. This PRETTY rapper was one of first the new artists of our generation to mixed high-end fashion and street wear together. Most rappers wait until they go mainstreams to start embracing high-end fashion but Rocky came out the gate doing it. Before Rocky even dropped an album, he has already collaborated with fashion designers Jeremy Scott and Alexander Wang. His debut album arrives later this year or early 2013.
Yesterday, Wednesday (September 19), G.O.O.D. Music rapper @Pusha_T tweeted a picture of himself backstage before appearing on BET‘s ‘106 & Park’. For his television appearance, Pusha styled in a $590 oversized Rick Owens Tee-Shirt which was layered over a Rick Owens Double Layer Tee-Shirt, and Balenciaga jeans paired with $615 Balenciaga Pleated sneakers. Pusha accessorized his outfit with a Don Csnakeskin cap. His outfit was super dope!
In related G.O.O.D. Music news, According to HDD, “Cruel Summer is expected to take the #2 spot on the Billboard 200 next week, selling 170k-190k in the first week.” It is being reported that the album was released on iTunes later than its original release date, which is causing the album to not take the #1 spot. What is your favorite track on Cruel Summer?
In the United States we have six more weeks until autumn begins! Are you ready and have you begun fall shopping? As of yet, I haven’t started shopping for my fall clothing, sneakers and accessories. I’m going start shopping when I get back from the Hamptons. For some reason, I’m starting to wear tall boots more than usual. These tall white high-top laceless Rick Owens boots are from the fall/winter 2012 collection and feature white leather upper, a rubber toe cap, off-white sole and extended tongue chin. They are available for $1,30o at Barneys. Dope or Nope? Vote below:
Rick Owens is usually what I’m dressed in! New ‘Long Tongue Panelled Leather High Top’ sneakers from Rick Owen were recently released. These shoes are panelled with contrasting leather, featuring substantial shark-tooth rubber soles and an exaggerated tongue. If you are looking to make a powerful fashion impression, then order these sneakers over atMr. Porterfor $1,210.
Recording artist Usher recently performed at the “Today” show summer concert series in New York City. Usher was styling on them lames in a pair of $545 Rick Owens DRKSHDW cargo pants, tan tee-shirt and a varsity baseball jacket. Usher was also rocking a pair of Kris Van Assche Biege and Tan sneakers ($740). In the beginning of the month, Chris Brown was spotted wearing these same Rick Owens jeans in Hollywood at an in-store signing at TAG to promote/celebrate his new line of toys. On June 12, Usher will be releasing his new disc, entitled Looking 4 Me.