Bladerunner Is A Fashion + Culture Game Changer.

I saw the first Bladerunner when I was 17 years old. I recently got booted out of college just 3 weeks into my first semester as a freshman (talk about triumphant moments) and the last thing I did was steal the DVD from the school’s library. I don’t know why I did it. Maybe it was my version of a walk off homer in the 9th. Maybe I was angry. But if I’m honest with myself, I jacked it because the cover screamed at me. The moody smoke and shadows, the dimly lit neons ominously illuminating the skyline, the face of Indiana Jones/Han Solo/The coolest guy alive Harrison Ford holding that laser cannon like some kind of comic book vigilante just hit me. It almost made losing a soccer scholarship just fine. I knew I would love the film. I got back to my parents crib and watched it immediately.…

Raf Simons Stunning Invite-Only Fashion Show Can Now Be Seen.

https://vimeo.com/228376478 Raf Simmons is a genius. “Genius” as a title, is cliche. We say 4 year olds are geniuses if they can read some big words. We also allow Donald Trump to claim he’s a genius as well. We throw around the term so much that it sometimes loses it’s meaning, and negates actual genius. When “genius” becomes an intangible or a compliment, we minimize it’s impact, and the only way for it to be meaningful again is if we are physically shown genius. Then Raf Simons shows us genius. There are different types of genius. To say both Stephen Hawking and Bob Dylan are similar is not true, they just present different genius aptitude in different respective worlds. Genius, in my opinion, is one’s ability to shape, expand, and revolutionize one’s time and place. To elevate, to use the knowledge, and the vision they internally possess to blow away…