rosie & deondre : keep it cool.

rosie & deondre : keep it cool.

com·fort /ˈkəmfərt/ noun noun: comfort 1. a state of physical ease and freedom from pain or constraint.  I recently pulled a few pieces from the ULIHU collection to shoot this editorial with models Deondre and Rosie. Comfort was the idea. This was probably one of my favorite shoots. No one...
ITYS DEC//13 MIX by AHARAW

ITYS DEC//13 MIX by AHARAW

^^d0pe a$$ mix^^ So this December’s I Think You’re Swell mix comes from a great friend of mine and also an amazing dj/producer AHARAW (of Good Kids fame). After receiving the mix I immediately listened to it twice. The mix is a clean combination of melody and bass — I...
NEW ITYS OCT//13 MIX: NETWORK COMMUNICATIONS شبكة الإتصالات

NEW ITYS OCT//13 MIX: NETWORK COMMUNICATIONS شبكة الإتصالات

The new ITYS October 2013 mixtape is officially up! Listen to NETWORK COMMUNICATIONS شبكة الإتصالات or download it on Soundcloud here.
Creatures of Comfort x S/S 2014 x NYFW

Creatures of Comfort x S/S 2014 x NYFW

The Creatures of Comfort SS14 NYFW presentation last Sunday afternoon was a daydream at a desolate rocky seaside. As soon as I walked in, my attention turned toward the hand-dyed fabrics that draped the walls of the Maritime Hotel‘s patio. The strategically stacked rocks, cutouts of jetties, cool breeze and...
BPM LWR LVL: DJ Funeral x Myrryrs x Mess Kid x NiRe

BPM LWR LVL: DJ Funeral x Myrryrs x Mess Kid x NiRe

This was the last BPM LWR LVL event of the summer. My friend and assistant Ana shot the event for ITYS.I swear I’m sweating & dancing just looking at the pics.      
When Kesh Invites You to WestGay, You go to WestGay.

When Kesh Invites You to WestGay, You go to WestGay.

  Kesh was in town (NYC) a few weeks ago promoting her collaborative collection with American Apparel and of course I was stoked because it meant I got to see my girl — it had been too long. Anyway, Kesh calls me up a the night of her set asking...
Throwback Thursday: I Can't Believe I Used to Dress Like That!

Throwback Thursday: I Can’t Believe I Used to Dress Like That!

No, really, I can’t believe I used to dress like that. Haha. The rectangular glasses, the tee from Threadless, the colored rubber bracelet, dang. And I know for sure I was wearing my grey and white checkered vans — destroyed beyond recognition with my damn pinky toe hanging out. LOL....
OUTPUT is the Best Club in NYC: So Put Your Fucking Phone Down and Dance

OUTPUT is the Best Club in NYC: So Put Your Fucking Phone Down and Dance

The past few Thursday nights have been some of the best nights of 2013 as of recent. No it’s not weed or booze that’s making them stick out either — it’s actually OUTPUT, and I swear I wasn’t paid to write this.  yeah, OUTPUT. Of all my years in New York/Brooklyn, more...
Kenny Scharf On Getting Arrested, Tagging Cars, And Why He Won't Paint The Cronut

Kenny Scharf On Getting Arrested, Tagging Cars, And Why He Won’t Paint The Cronut

On Friday, July 26th AMPR sent a small coterie of underpaid and presumably underfed freelance journalists to the affluent terrain known as East Hampton to attend the opening of “AMERIKULTURE,” a joint exhibition between former Club 57 regulars Kenny Scharf and deceased photographer Tseng Kwong Chi. The day was marked...
BPM LWR LVL: Different Sleep x Ben UFO x Mess Kid x Ynfynyt Scroll 7/27

BPM LWR LVL: Different Sleep x Ben UFO x Mess Kid x Ynfynyt Scroll 7/27

BPM LWR LVL has been effin’ crazy this summer. I cant imagine what the final summer party will be like this coming Saturday. Last party we had BEN UFO murder it and Different Sleep lay it down. I danced the hardest for sure to Mess Kidd and Ynfynyt Scroll (maybe...
Dries Van Noten x Men's x Spring/Summer 2014

Dries Van Noten x Men’s x Spring/Summer 2014

Cerebral Fashion with a Floral Twist Belgian based designer, Dries Van Noten‘s 2014 Spring/Summer collection displays his intrinsic understanding of not only fabric and textile but also nature and the relationship between man and flora. An avid gardener himself, Dries’ picked and preened his collection like that of an old woman obsessed...
Jay-Z's Magna Carta Holy Grail: A Track by Track Album Review

Jay-Z’s Magna Carta Holy Grail: A Track by Track Album Review

So I guess what Jay-Z is trying to say is, “When you’re a 43-year-old married man with a baby and a wife in tow, there’s just only so much ya can rap about…ya know?” Here’s a small track x track review of Magna Carta…Holy Grail. Track #1: Holy Grail (feat....
BPM LWR LVL: HELIX, The Drum, Nire, and more 6/29

BPM LWR LVL: HELIX, The Drum, Nire, and more 6/29

 BPM LWR LVL 6/29 at Tribeca Grand was turnt all the way up. The dance floor was hot as hell and literally every kinda person you could think of was in attendance. LOL, from white dudes in flip flops/”jesus sandals” to chicks drinking str8 liquor from the bottle. Haha. I...
In Light Of The Magna Carta Holy Grail Album Art, We Pick Our Favorite Rap Covers

In Light Of The Magna Carta Holy Grail Album Art, We Pick Our Favorite Rap Covers

Earlier this week, Jay-Z unveiled the album art for his upcoming Magna Carta Holy Grail and it looked pretty fucking bland for such a grandiose musician. That is, until he released the actual art today next to the real Magna Carta in Salisbury Cathedral (meta mind melt). Kanye, Jay’s de facto Bizarro...
all the pretty girls #11 : Lais Ribeiro

all the pretty girls #11 : Lais Ribeiro

Lais Ribeiro is unquestionably the hottest mom living right now. With cheekbones sharp enough to cut glass and a smile to die for, this 20 year old model has already taken the industry with full force.                          ^ THIS IS NOT LAIS RIBEIRO. OPEN YOUR EYES.                Even...
Playlist: Comedowns and Rubdowns

Playlist: Comedowns and Rubdowns

I took some MDMA a few hours ago and now I’m having the inevitable come-down that I signed up for when I made the (correct) decision to mess around with some substances. It feels like I’m a robot, and typing is the only thing distracting me from that Dementor-friendly soul...
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TALKS : GrandeMarshall is "Dedicated" to the Money

TALKS : GrandeMarshall is “Dedicated” to the Money

I did a little catch up with Xavier a couple of months ago after seeing him perform for the 5th Year Anniversary of Fool’s Gold — the label he was recently signed to. I walked around the West Village with X and some of his goons for a lil while — check out the photos...
Daily New: Astrid Andersen x A/W 2013 is incredible.

Daily New: Astrid Andersen x A/W 2013 is incredible.

The Autumn/Winter 2013 collection of Astrid Andersen speaks volumes while not relying on crappy word tees to do so… This is exactly what I’m into these days and I think that such forward movement in fashion is exactly what 2013 should be about. This collection is so “basketball luxury” — I swear this collection makes...
TRAVEL : DETROIT - DAY ONE x Beers, feet, and smiles.

TRAVEL : DETROIT – DAY ONE x Beers, feet, and smiles.

I went to Detroit & Ypsilanti for two weeks and took more photos than my iPhone’s 16 gb capacity could accomodate…and more than I was willing to upload to my instagram  and facebook too. Soo here they are. A buncha selfie’s, random Detroit ruin, friends, strangers, food, and yea, you get the picture — no pun,...
Lil' Kim & Tiffany Foxx "twisted" Miley Cyrus' arm in the worst video of 2013

Lil’ Kim & Tiffany Foxx “twisted” Miley Cyrus’ arm in the worst video of 2013

The other day I was introduced to T.Foxx or better Tiffany Foxx via a terrible video on youtube. I thought she merited my time since she is after all “Lil’ Kim’s new artist” but then I realized that meant NOTHING AT ALL. lol. (video all the way at the bottom of this post — same...
Luar Zepol shines bright with "Rayo Esquisito" x NYFW 2013

Luar Zepol shines bright with “Rayo Esquisito” x NYFW 2013

Raul Lopez, Dominican Republic and New York based designer presented “Rayo Esquisito” through his label “LUAR ZEPOL” this passed Wednesday during New York Fashion Week for this Fall/Winter. The collection was the truly dark and grimy vibe I had been looking for this fashion week. Cyber! Cyber! Cyber! Ha. Raul is such a conceptual artist...
WRAP-UP: NYFW x PARKCHOONMOO Fall/Winter 2013

WRAP-UP: NYFW x PARKCHOONMOO Fall/Winter 2013

Sorry for such a late post, but PARKCHOONMOO definitely deserves a little shine for the exquisite show they put on during this past fashion week. Designer Choonmoo Park made form and most importantly function the crux of her collection which featured water-resistant leather jackets, leather patchwork pants, wool trousers, and silks. A palette of black, greys and soft...
WRAP-UP: NYFW x Jeremy Laing F/W 2013 x Runway Details

WRAP-UP: NYFW x Jeremy Laing F/W 2013 x Runway Details

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HOOD by AIR takes over NYFW x 2013

HOOD by AIR takes over NYFW x 2013

Hood by Air took everyone by surprise with a bold runway show for New York Fashion Week at Milk Studios yesterday.  I showed up with my dude Caleb just in time to catch some dope a$$, rachet a$$, trill a$$ backstage footage (see what I shot for BULLETT Magazine here) — I’m talkin’ nails did, hair did, everything...
Backstage at the 137th Westminster Dog Show looks awesome as hell!

Backstage at the 137th Westminster Dog Show looks awesome as hell!

ithinkyoureswell x relaunch x New York Fashion Week 2013

ithinkyoureswell x relaunch x New York Fashion Week 2013

      What’s up everyone, it’s been awhile, but I’m back and plan to bring you guys/girls/non-identifiers more cool shit, original content, photos upon photos, parties, interviews, reviews, and a shit ton more. So stay tuned. What better time to relaunch than Fashion Week 2013, huh? I have a bunch planned, from backstage to...
Joseph Abboud x NYFW x S/S x 2013

Joseph Abboud x NYFW x S/S x 2013

Onnys Aho (New York Model Management) What’s up ya’ll. It’s been awhile since the last update and with good reason… ITHINKYOURESWELL is relaunching in the very very near future and will be better than ever. But enough about that, it’s fashion week, enjoy the photos. Again, Joseph Abboud proves he is still one of the...
Lil Jon x Wiz Khalifa x Big Sean x Steve Aoki x illroots x Complex Mag x Sony x Mansion Party!!! pt 2

Lil Jon x Wiz Khalifa x Big Sean x Steve Aoki x illroots x Complex Mag x Sony x Mansion Party!!! pt 2