Topic: american apparel

10 Surprisingly Grown-Up Backpacks Under $100

10 Surprisingly Grown-Up Backpacks Under $100

I’m normally carrying a giant water bottle, a book, a planner, fifteen pens, one pair of socks, sunscreen, a wallet, snacks, a Costco-size box of tampons, and about seven to ten pounds of receipts and gum wrappers at any given time. I hate the feeling of being off balance, and so I’m happy to carry around my truly inordinate amount of possessions that I need to have on my person at all times on my back. More »

Extremely Edgy New Diesel Campaign Features Tattooed Woman Wearing A Niqab

Extremely Edgy New Diesel Campaign Features Tattooed Woman Wearing A Niqab

Today, in stunt casting: Diesel has an extremely provocative new campaign anchored by the slogan, I Am Not What I Appear To Be. In order to achieve the very sexy levels of provocation he was after, the brand’s equally-sexy-and-boundary-pushing new creative director Nichola Formichetti (above) cast “real people”/non-models and people from the internet (the realest people).

One of them happens to be wearing a niqab–but a denim one, for that extra rock’n roll grit. More »