Hornets swingman and vogue rising star Kelly Oubre Jr. debuted his model Dope$oul’s first restricted capsule assortment at pop-up occasion throughout New York Style Week on Friday evening. The 001 capsule, which is ready to be launched later this Fall, featured 9 items impressed by the benefit and luxury of streetwear and minimalism, together with a gray “Rebirth” hoodie, a black “$until” hoodie, a gray “Unbound” tee, a black “Malibu” tee, black “Message” Sweats, cargo denim pants, black flare denims, a puffer jacket, a “Reincarnated” rug, a branded baseball cap, and ski masks.
Utah’s Jordan Clarkson and Oklahoma Metropolis’s Shai Gilgeous-Alexander had been additionally in attendance at Friday’s occasion.
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Oubre’s latest vogue enterprise ought to come as no shock. The 25-year-old is shortly rising as one of many league’s finest dressed gamers; all the time exhibiting up in model, particularly on sport days. His daring suits are sometimes accessorized with diamond pendants and a pair of shades.
The style trade has turn out to be more and more widespread with different NBA stars as nicely, together with Lakers guard and vogue mogul Russell Westbrook, who launched his streetwear clothes model Honor the Present in 2016.
Younger and veteran gamers have turned the sector tunnels into impromptu runway reveals. Whereas the mixing of basketball and vogue is nothing new, at the moment’s NBA stars are exhibiting off their distinctive kinds greater than ever as a approach to specific themselves off the courtroom.
Anticipate to see Oubre sporting his newest assortment and extra all through the 2021-22 season the place he’ll swimsuit up for the primary time in a Hornets jersey alongside his new and ever-so-stylish teammate LaMelo Ball.