Virgil Abloh of high-end streetwear brand Off-White in Singapore for launch of Nike collaboration. (Photo: Dover Street Market Singapore/Instagram)
You might have seen several people in Singapore spotting waist belts in garish white or yellow with the words “OFF-WHITE” embroidered across. Well, the man behind the high-end streetwear brand made a hush-hush visit to Singapore on Tuesday (14 Nov) for the launch of his streetwear collaboration with Nike entitled “Ten Icons Reconstructed”.
The collaboration was exclusively launched at Dover Street Market Singapore and consisted of sneakers and exclusive T-shirts. Based on the fashion retail store’s Instagram, fans were seen welcoming the 37-year-old at the store and requesting for autographs.
Off-White belt tied at the side and pants with folded ends. More people in Singapore have been spotting this look recently. (Photo: Don Wong)
Prior to the launch of Off-White back in 2014, Abloh had worked with several DJs to produce pieces for streetwear brand Been Trill. He also founded the now-defunct streetwear brand Pyrex Vision, which closed after a year.
The graphic designer is best known for designing the covers of rapper Kanye West’s albums “My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy” and “Watch the Throne”, for which he earned a Grammy nomination for Best Recording Package.
Insta story posts by Off-White designer Virgil Abloh during his visit to Singapore.
Here’s a preview of the Off-White x Nike “Ten Icons Reconstructed” collection in Singapore:
How to Attend Nike’s Exclusive Event With Off-White Designer Virgil Abloh
Street style inspiration from the streets of Singapore (4)
Nike Cancels Raffle for Virgil Abloh’s Off-White Sneakers Due to ‘Overwhelming Demand’
Kanye West’s New Yeezy Boosts Come Out This Weekend, but They Won’t Be Easy to Get
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