Digital Madrid 2

Announcing Digital Madrid II

by Ramyaon September 28, 2014
ILS is proud to announce Digital Madrid II–– an online destination for visual artists who practice an array of mediums from photography to illustration. These artists were chosen because of their unique style or visual scope. Curated by ILS Editor-in-Chief, Kadeem Fletcher, DM II is live now! Hosted by street-wear bloggers/ vloggers Alex Veltri, Jacob Keller and John Geiger, DMII […]

Hiroshi Fujiwara Reworks the Nike Sock Dart

by Marvin Williamson October 30, 2014
With an original release in 2004, Nike has announced that designer Hiroshi Fujiwara will be the man behind their next re-release. The Nike Sock Dart will get a makeover with the help of Fujiwara and his fragment design team. When released in 2004, the shoe was the first to ever incorporate knitting technology into its design. Fujiwara’s […]

Check out Beauty & Youth’s A/W 2014 Collection

by Marvin Williamson October 30, 2014
With the sudden change in the weather, Beauty & Youth, the brand out of Japan, has dropped their Autumn/Winter 2014 Collection and you probably should check it out. The collection looks like the perfect wardrobe for a college student ready to stunt on their classmates. With a wide variety of material including; Alpaca wool crew knits, Americana-inspired […]


Naturel Amazes with the “Deep Sea Diva”

by Marvin Williamson October 30, 2014
It’s always good to appreciate some good artwork. The ‘Deep Sea Diva’ painting by Naturel is something that everyone needs to see. Natural has worked as Creative Director for a number of brands including Crooks and Castles, Levis, and even the NFL. The Deep Sea Diva is based on archival print and constructed with fine […]

Stussy Adds Style into the Winter with New Timberland Collaboration

by Jarett Sommeron October 29, 2014
Timberland’s 6-Inch boot is a necessity every winter season, no question about it. Stussy adds their own signature style to the iconic boot in this new collaboration. Taking the two classic black and wheat colorways, we see Stussy put a unique touch to them. Each rendition has white ankle padding and a white outsole, showing […]

Interview: Luka Sabbat Talks Vogue, Style, Modeling & More

by Kadeem Fletcheron October 29, 2014
Luka Sabbat may be of few words, but the young man has quickly become a household name amongst streetwear circles through his appearances in Alife and Wil Fry lookbooks, and even editorials in Vogue. Sabbat is a quintessential representative of fashion and popular culture’s incoming generation and is extending his influence by impacting the Internet’s unbarred potential to connect with […]


Strap Up with Givenchy’s New Shell Bomber Jacket

by Jarett Sommeron October 29, 2014
Sometimes with streetwear heavy-hitter Givenchy we see them experiment with products that are either hit or miss. Well this one is definitely a hit. The brand takes the ever-timeless and classic bomber jacket, and adds some flair to it. This new ‘Shell Bomber’ has the addition of a strap across the back and up onto […]

The LeBron 12 Finally Gets its First Release with the ‘HRT of a Lion’ Edition

by Jarett Sommeron October 29, 2014
After certain cosmetic issues with the LeBron 12 forced Nike to push the release back a few weeks, the first of the color-way of the shoe will finally be in stores this week. Referring to James’ passion and drive to be the best, the aptly named ‘HRT of a Lion’ edition sees colors that are […]

San Francisco Giants Fans Rejoice with UNDFTD’s ‘We Are Giants’ Tee

by Jarett Sommeron October 28, 2014
The San Francisco Giants are just one win away from closing out the Kansas City Royals to win yet another World Series Title. If they do so, and win tonight at Kansas City, it will be their third since 2010. UNDFTD chooses to show their support for their squad with the latest ‘We Are Giants’ […]


Fitted Flawless? Beyoncè Creates Sportswear Venture With Topshop

by Tatianaon October 28, 2014
Mrs. Carter takes her brand to another level. Yes, Beyoncè is expanding her talents into the fashion realm again, this time with Topshop, far from House of Dereon. Possibly, inspired by some business tips from hubby Jay-Z, she is not only being involved in the creation of another musician designed collection, but she is building […]

Nudie Jeans Takes Unique Approach for their Winter 2014 ‘Face to Face’ Collection

by Jarett Sommeron October 27, 2014
Although remaining relatively low-key and traditional on their products, Nudie Jeans chooses to go against the grain for their Winter 2014 collection. Inspired by the “well-groomed dandy”, this collection takes an unorthodox approach to the everyday outerwear products they do best. They highlight the fact that within the collection they “deliberately violate the rules of […]

Acne Keeps it Classy with the Charles Coat

by Marvin Williamson October 27, 2014
With a classic touch, the Charles Oversized Wool and Cashmere-Blend Coat by Acne will keep your closet in check this winter. As the name suggests, the coat comes in a 85 percent wool and 15 percent cashmere blend. The combination of the two gives your coat a nice warm feeling with immaculate quality. The coat was […]


Bape Gives us Something for the Ladies

by Marvin Williamson October 27, 2014
It’s not too often we talk about female releases but here it is. Japanese brand Bape has released something that might be worth the buy for your lady friends. The Leopard Classic Down Jacket by Bape is being sold in three different color ways (blue, pink, and orange) and has Bape’s classic camo design. Each […]

Nike & size? Return to a Iconic Color-way on Latest Air Hurache Light ‘Mowabb’ Release

by Jarett Sommeron October 25, 2014
The ‘Air Mowabb’ color-way is a staple within Nike’s history, and it is always a treat for collectors when a new color-way of the edition is released. This time around the timeless colors covers the recently re-surged Air Hurache Light. Who would have thought that the odd pairing of blue, orange, brown and black would […]

10 Deep x 40 oz NYC Collaborative ‘1040’ Group Collection

by Jarett Sommeron October 25, 2014
If you have been up on the streetwear game lately, you probably are hip to the rise of Internet personality 40 oz Van, thanks to his line of snapbacks and raunchy Tumblr dedicated to his love of music, weed, and most importantly, females. However, even before his Internet fame, he was still well known within the […]


Nike’s New Halloween-Themed Air Max Collection is a Scary Sight

by Jarett Sommeron October 24, 2014
Nike has always been notoriously known for celebrating holidays with new renditions of classic shoes. With Halloween coming within the next week, Nike is capitalizing on the moment once again with this scary editions of the Air Max 90 and 95. Although there’s no black and orange on this Air Max 95, it is nonetheless still […]

J. Crew’s Quilted Cotton-Blend Bomber Jacket Will Keep You Warm and Stylish

by Marvin Williamson October 24, 2014
With temperatures dropping drastically, it might be time to dust off your jackets and start the layering. If you’re looking something fresh then J. Crew is looking to help accomplish that. Their Quilted Cotton-Blend Bomber Jacket is not only an essential, but it also has a nice design. The jacket is quilted with ribbed cotton […]