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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RIDIC: New Mexico Cop in Uniform Caught Having Sex On The Hood Of His Car!

I mean I feel like we’ve all been in positions of just “being a squirrel trying to get a nut”, but umm, this is a little ridiculous. Haha. I mean, this officer didn’t even try to conceal the fact that he was a New Mexico State Police Officer — muh-fucka kept his utility belt on...

Endless Summer – an ithinkyoureswell mixtape.

Track list: 1. Ride (Remix) – Ciara 2. Cruel – St. Vincent 3. Friend Crush – Friends 4. 100 Bottles feat. Se7en (Prod by DJ Chuckie) – Chris Brown 5. Swim Good – Frank Ocean 6. Money – The Drums 7. Polish Girl – Neon Indian 8. Where Dey Do Dat feat. Young Chris (Prod...
I WANT THAT: ALEXANDER MCQUEEN x DUST PRINT BUTTON DOWN

I WANT THAT: ALEXANDER MCQUEEN x DUST PRINT BUTTON DOWN

With NY Fashion Week right around the corner, I’m not sure there could be a better way for me to start it out with a bang! I need this shirt. This shirt, my dark Nudie jeans and my neon yellow Vans…I’d be set!the shirt goes for around 600 bucks, but I saw it on sale...
Editorial Lust: Spaghetti Western x Vogue Japan

Editorial Lust: Spaghetti Western x Vogue Japan

Love this image. Nothing more fun and awesome than a dope photo of someone eating. I take photos of my friends eating all the time and some are chill with it, but others act like I’ve just captured them in the most disgusting position of their lives…what gives? Lol. Eat up Lindsey, it looks good...

TUNEZ:: WHY INDIANA DOESN’T ALWAYS SUCK//THE LOST BEATSINFACE TAPES + DIEGO’S SICK MIX::

Masks by Jenny Ollikainen, Worn by Jenny Ollikainen and Diego Yanto. Indianapolis 2011.   This past weekend I was playing DJ at a friend’s bank holiday barbecue in London (“bank holiday”=long-weekends where everyone is off work in the UK), and once I got to being too lazy/drunk to DJ song-by-song anymore I put on one...

Spencer’s Gifts x Santos Party House x Salem x Ghetto Gothik x Main Attrakionz (photos)

I WANT THAT: 3.1 PHILLIP LIM x 31 Mile Backpack

I WANT THAT: 3.1 PHILLIP LIM x 31 Mile Backpack

Such a simple and elegant backpack, for those of you who have 9 to 5 jobs and carry some gross bag to work everyday, this is a good look. I mean, it’s clean, the lines are awesome and it will only get better with age. 100% leather with a brushed leather interior — woo, this...

TUNEZ: NIKKO x Magique Single / Redbones x B.YRSLF division

The homie NIKKO has been putting in some serious work this summer! DJing parties, out on the town, making mixes (one I even included on our mixtape) — I’m running into him everywhere. Today I found out that his first EP was released by Parisian label B.YRSLF division. It’s electronic, it’s bass, it’s hip hop,...
Editorial Lust: Scene on the Street x W Magazine

Editorial Lust: Scene on the Street x W Magazine

gosh, this is seriously a perfect image. wow. WIN! date: August 2011 models: Cole Mohr, Simon Nessman, Ollie Edwards, Yuri Pleskun, Lindsey Wixson, Daphne Groeneveld photographer: Alasdair McLellan

OLD SCHOOL JAM: “My First Love” x Avant x Keke Wyatt

“A tarnished ring on a tarnished chain, / Times keep changing come sun or rain.” Jeez, what happened to singers that could really sing? Avant and Keke Wyatt — this is too real. Keke sings her ass off on this track and pretty much every track she is on. Do you remember when you first...
Editorial Lust: Microfantasie x GQ Italia

Editorial Lust: Microfantasie x GQ Italia

This editorial is just great! The colors, the styling, the photography, just awesome all around. This is one of my favorite GQ spreads, by far. wow. This is my favorite, it’s flawless. This would definitely be my least favorite…that hat is awful. date: June 2011 model(s): Victor Nylander photographer: Emilio Tini
Get Familiar: Collina Strada x Fall 2011

Get Familiar: Collina Strada x Fall 2011

Collina Strada is the brainchild of L.A. fashion designer Hillary Taymour and since meeting her at a art show about 2 years ago, I have been closely watching her collections mature and evolve over the last few years. We struck up conversation after she complimented my glasses and I in turn complimented her awesome leather...