Rappers Lupe Fiasco, A$AP Rocky, and singer Michael Stipe all shared the front row at the Y-3 10th Anniversary Collection at Fashion week in New York City. Lupe was spotted wearing his favorite Thom Browne 004 flip sunglasses ($750) and a Y-3 multi-colored zip sweater from the Fall/Winter 2012 Collection. Seated to the right of him A$AP Rocky was seen in the Y-3 Honja classic sneakers ($250).
Here is a pair of Y-3 Black Nomad Star Sneakers ($485) that will have you prepared for upcoming cold temperatures. Their best feature is the calf-high suede textile with bungee cord fastening that covers the body of the shoe. Under the suede, the sneaker entails a black body with hints of blue and red, gold Y-3 logo at the back, rubber cap at the toe, lace-up closure, and rubber heel. What do you think? See more pics below
Have a look at these colorful Y-3 sneakers ($410). They are mid-top suede sneakers in blue with black textured leather paneling throughout. They have a round cap toe, black lace-up closure and eyelets and multicolor striping at the padded tongue. These sneakers also have black striping at the sides, a red pull tab at the heel, an off-white textile mesh detail at the midsole sides and an off-white textured rubber sole. Would you sport a pair of these? See more pics below.
We caught up with A$AP Rocky as he made his first visit to Houston at Warehouse Live for a performance. He talked to us about Jeremy Scott, his favorite sneakers, favorite high-end shoe brands, and more. A$AP Rocky was wearing a SSUR Comme des FuckDown hat, Givenchy Zip Front Parka jacket ($1,375) from the 2012 collection, Y-3 Armando Wool Tartan Plaid shirt ($880), T by Alexander Wang Fine Stripe Slub Crewneck T-shirt ($96), Ksubi black jeans, and a pair of Air Jordan Retro 4 sneakers ($160). Check out our exclusive interview with A$AP Rocky below.
Sean”Diddy” Combs lent his 5′ 10″ frame for the Sprite Slam Dunk Contest at the 2012 NBA All-Star Weekend. In good fun he allowed Chase Budinger of the Houston Rockets to use him as a prop to jump over, which he successfully did. Diddy was seen wearing a white Y-3 Union Jack embellished appliqué crew t-shirt ($135) inspired by the 2012 Olympics and a pair of Air Jordan retro 4 sneakers ($160). Check out pics below