The latest hip-hop style trend? Skateboard chic. From bling king Pharrell Williams to Gym Class Heroes frontman Travis McCoy, MCs of all stripes are taking cues from ghettofab celeb skaters like Stevie Williams and Marcus McBride. Fashionistas call it ”skurban,” but we just think it’s fly. Herewith, seven ways to cop this look.
Rockers NYC Evil Heat Full Zip Hoodie
The quintessential wardrobe staple for skater boys in the hood.
Soft Rigid Matchstick Jeans by Levi’s Capital E
Not too baggy, not too tight; fits just right.
Stussy Castro Hat
Dictate your own style with a Fidel Castro-inspired cotton baseball chapeau.
Alador and Smith Mint Green ”Paper Chase” Tee
Ditch last summer’s oversize plain white tees and make a statement with color and graphics.
Nike Pro SB ”Paris” Dunks
Step up your sneaker game by stepping into an ultra-rare pair of graffiterrific premium kicks.
Billionaire Boys Club Chain Wallet
Accessorize with a leather billfold by BBC/Ice Cream — Pharrell Williams’ and A Bathing Ape founder Nigo’s clothing co.
Stevie Williams’ eye-catching skateboard decks pay homage to his streetwise Philly roots.