INTERVIEW: Taelor Headless

Ashton James Brown brings us an interview with the Mastermind behind the “Streetwear” brand, Headless Flywear… We first encountered Headless Flywear way back in February of 2014. While that may seem like a relatively short expanse of time, in this internet age where information is exchanged at breakneck speed, a little over two years is akin to eons. In this time, Headless Flywear has undergone…

A Tribe Called Quest & Stussy Released DEVOTED Snapback

Stussy celebrates its 35th anniversary as a brand with a collection “devoted” to the legends that are A Tribe Called Quest. ATCQ need no introduction and neither do Stussy if you’ve been up in hip hop culture for longer than 5 minutes. As a way of celebrating middle age as it were, the brand have come up with a fantastic collection centred around the iconic…

Dapper Rapper: Monstar Merchandise

London based clothing label Monstar Merchandise are our latest Dapper Rapper feature. The latest label to catch our attention is Monstar Merchandise, a London collective of like minded people passionate about design and fashion. Before starting up Monstar, the collective had provided work for the likes of Metalheadz and Wu Tang and they have continued to go from strength to strength. Their latest project features…

Dapper Rapper: Perennial Merchants

From janitor to jerseys – how one Detroit entrepreneur sold off his entire sneaker collection to start Perennial Merchants, an online fashion shop. Having lived in Atlanta, Charles Roberts returned to his hometown of Detroit with a dream. Problem was the capital wasn’t there and working as a janitor on $8 an hour wasn’t going to achieve that. His aim was to start an e-commerce…

Dapper Rapper: Headless Flywear

In our latest edition of Dapper Rapper, we focus our attention on UK brand Headless Flywear. Initially conceived in 2009 by Taelor Headley aka Taelor Headless, Headless Flywear is a London-based clothing brand spearheading the larger Headless movement. The brand’s rebellious style has far reaching appeal with underground artists such as Shystie, alt-R&B crooner Jordan James and Raider Klan’s Chris Travis known to be fans…

Dapper Rapper: A Thousand Words

A Thousand Words is our latest featured fashion line for Dapper Rapper. Fashion, art and culture. When those things come together, especially in the subject of hip hop, it’s a magnificent thing. A Thousand Words melds these three concepts together with the utmost integrity to hip hop’s way of life. The label works with a wide range of photographers, artists and musicians to put their…

Dapper Rapper: Joey Bada$$ x Dilla x Akomplice

Rapper Joey Bada$$ collaborates with Akomplice on a Dilla-inspired fashion line this November. Anything involving Dilla and fashion and I’m there. What makes it even better is the fact that US fashion label Akomplice are involved and they’ve enlisted the help of Joey Bada$$ to sport their new clothing. The collection includes a T-shirt, crewneck top and a limited edition print tee for those who…

Dapper Rapper: Aoyagi Clothing

Our latest edition of Dapper Rapper takes a look at Nottingham based fashion brand, Aoyagi Clothing. A few weeks ago, we told you about indie clothing store Mimm based in Nottingham. The store stocks a number of different brands including Akomplice, African Apparel and Lazy Oaf. One of the brands that have also featured in the store are Aoyagi, who are also set up in…

Dapper Rapper: Mimm

Nottingham-based clothing shop and record label Mimm are the subject of our latest Dapper Rapper feature. Did you purchase a Kanye x APC white tee for $120? We’d like to think you’d have more sense than to spend that much on a plain t-shirt but we digress. A shop that caters for the more artistic fashionista is Mimm. Based in Nottingham and opened with help…

Dapper Rapper: Another Batch

Yup you guessed it, The AB Tribe are back with “Another Batch” of fresh garments that y’all should be rockin this summer. So a year (and a bit) after we first met the team at “J DIlla Changed My Life” in early 2012, Another Batch continue to up their levels in terms of quality, print, design and now their own fabric! In the Another Batch collection,…