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Fashion designer Alexander Wang is the recipient of nearly $100M after suing multiple websites for trademark infringement and cybersquatting. Not only was Wang’s name used unlawfully to create over 400 domain names, but these sites sold imitation goods and were passing them off as the real thing.

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There’s another Supreme x Nike SB sneaker on the way — according to the innerwebs. I’m sure the Bape Ape will be having a field day during this line-up, but that’s beside the point.

This week we saw some rough images of what looks like a Nike SB Blazer Low GT. As we get some concrete details about the upcoming shoe, we’ll update this post.

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adidas Originals has released some high quality photos of the upcoming PHARRELL WILLIAMS ‘Hu NMD’ sneaker. Making a powerful statement, the HU stands for Human Being, Human Race, Human Kind and Human Species. Skateboard P’s new kicks feature a white Boost midsole, a new adidas developed lacing system and more.

The limited edition shoes will be released on July 22 at a handful of boutiques and the Billionaire Boys Club flagship stores — retail price is set for $240.

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He and Drake may have dropped the unofficial Jumpman anthem of 2015, but Future’s loyalty in the sneaker world now lies with Reebok. Over the weekend, the Atlanta rapper announced that he’d become the latest hip-hop star to sign an endorsement deal with Reebok, joining a roster that includes Kendrick Lamar, Cam’ron and Swizz Beatz.

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Guess who tapped Guwop for their new ad campaign? Streetwear kings Supreme grabbed up Gucci Mane for a new commercial — and what we hope is a new capsule collection. I think we can credit this move to Harmomy Korine, who is also working on a documentary about the Atlanta legend.

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Frank Ocean and Young Thug are the faces of Calvin Klein’s Fall 2016 global campaign. Announced via Snapchat on Tuesday (Jul. 5), the Grammy Award-winning singer and Atlanta phenom join a cast of entertainers, athletes, social media stars, models, and cultural icons that includes David Blaine, Kate Moss, Bella Hadid, James Rodriguez, Grace Coddington, Mo’ne Davis, Kacy Hill, Keith Ape, Tommy Genesis, Yung Lean, and more.

Shot by photographer and filmmaker Tyrone Lebon, Ocean speaks on what music is for him, as he roams around a vibrant vintage-themed ad. Meanwhile, Young Thug touches on how he feels there’s no such thing as gender when it comes to pushing limits when it comes to fashion.

The new campaign comes a week after a cryptic photo posted by Frank Ocean appears to reveal his long-awaited Boys Don’t Cry LP may arrive later this month.

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adidas and Kanye West are taking their business relationship to a new level, extending their partnership to a new long-term deal. Announced on Wednesday morning (Jun. 29), the sportswear company and Chicago designer/rapper have launched “adidas + KANYE WEST,” a new division with a team of designers and product managers creating footwear, apparel and accessories for all genders across street and sport under the YEEZY brand.

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Adding another notch to his evermore fashionable belt, A$AP Rocky has been tapped as the new face of Dior Homme. The Harlem rapper puts his good looks and elegant style to use as he models Dior’s Fall/Winter 16 campaign alongside Kids director Larry Clark, model Dylan Roques and French actor Rod Paradot.

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The upcoming sneaker culture based film KICKS is more than just a tale about violence and shoes. Starring rising actors Jahking Guillory and Christopher Jordan Wallace (Biggie’s son), the film digs deep into the dangers and real life situations associated with inner city life.

KICKS steps into theaters on September 9.

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After breaking records on the Billboard charts with her latest album, LEMONADE, Beyoncé continued to slay in the fashion world last night by collecting the Fashion Icon Award at the 2016 CFDA (Council of Fashion Designers of America) Awards at NYC’s Hammerstein Ballroom.

Decked out in a black wide-brimmed hat and sparkly Givenchy Couture suit, Queen Bey gave a powerful and inspiring acceptance speech about how fashion is “so much deeper than any brand name.” In a particularly moving moment, Bey recalled how her cash-strapped grandmother had to handcraft the uniforms at her mother’s Catholic school just to keep her mother in school.

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