40 Scandinavian Brands You Need to Know | Highsnobiety

40 Scandinavian Brands You Need to Know | Highsnobiety

Whenever you read about the world leaders in any field, it always seems to end up being a Scandinavian country. Best education? Scandinavia. Wealthiest countries? Scandinavia....

In The Spotlight: Topo Designs Brand Profile

In The Spotlight: Topo Designs Brand Profile

Colorado-designed and made in the USA, few brands scream ‘domestic manufacturing’ like Topo Designs. A folded map for a logo, Topo Designs first earned a reputation for durable...

How the Internet & Fast Fashion Are Killing Trends

How the Internet & Fast Fashion Are Killing Trends

E-commerce plays, a new emphasis on experiential spending and the decline of brick-and-mortar aren’t the only things fashion firms have to contend with these days. According to...

Motorsport Trend: 10 Essential Pieces | Highsnobiety

Motorsport Trend: 10 Essential Pieces | Highsnobiety

We already foretold the rise of racing gear as the next ubiquitous fashion trend last year but motocross gear has actually enjoyed runway rotation as far back as 2014. Marc by...

adidas' Defunct SLVR Collection: A Look Back | Highsnobiety

adidas' Defunct SLVR Collection: A Look Back | Highsnobiety

These days, adidas partnerships are more plentiful than ever, as the German sportswear brand maintains ongoing co-ops with fashion designers, skateboarding brands, musicians and...

SG Companies’ CEO Bernie Leifer Reflects on How He Built a Fashion Licensing Powerhouse

SG Companies’ CEO Bernie Leifer Reflects on How He Built a Fashion Licensing Powerhouse

For 35 years, Bernie Leifer has been the guiding force behind SG Companies. Under his steady leadership, the Hackensack, N.J.-based firm transformed from a small domestic...

In the Advent of 3D-Printed Accessories, It's a Struggle Balancing the Past and Future

In the Advent of 3D-Printed Accessories, It's a Struggle Balancing the Past and Future

We’ve heard of high-tech changing rooms with interactive mirrors, an IBM x Marchesa “cognitive” gown that responded to social media, and completely digital showrooms. As...

Best Art Drops: Daniel Arsham x RIMOWA, Blondey McCoy Prints & More

Best Art Drops: Daniel Arsham x RIMOWA, Blondey McCoy Prints & More

Every week we spotlight the best art drops by notable artists, galleries, museums and contemporary art platforms across the globe. Listed items typically encompass limited...

How New Balance, Vans, Revolve and Toms Are Using Creative Settings to Drive Sales

How New Balance, Vans, Revolve and Toms Are Using Creative Settings to Drive Sales

“People keep saying retail is dead. But I don’t think it is,” said fashion blogger Aimee Song. “I think traditional retail is dead and what people are craving is just the...

Vans & Timberland Owner Kept Revenues Steady in 2016 But Outlook Remains Cautionary

Vans & Timberland Owner Kept Revenues Steady in 2016 But Outlook Remains Cautionary

VF Corp. today reported fourth-quarter earnings that were in line with expectations, while its revenue missed forecasts. The sales miss combined with the firm’s...

An Exploratory Look at adidas's Revolutionary BOOST Technology

An Exploratory Look at adidas's Revolutionary BOOST Technology

Since its initial introduction way back in the late ‘40s, adidas has helped restructure athletic apparel transcending the business of sportswear to levels few others can lay...

Screaming Deals: Gear Savings Of The Week

Screaming Deals: Gear Savings Of The Week

Our weekly column finds the best deals from across the web to save you money on outdoors gear. Many of these closeouts won’t be around for long, so get them now! Use the...