Brooklyn-based by way of Baltimore, visual artist BK The Artist has made major strides, especially through his frequent intertwining of hip-hop culture and art. He invited us to his Brooklyn studio and shared his story with us. #TellYourStory
Launched in 1978, Pelle Pelle is an urban fashion brand designed by Marc Buchanan. Starting off as a leather outerwear company, the company has sprouted into various other designs like outerwear, boots, and handbags. The brand was also the first brand to launch the designer baggy pants. It has been sported by celebrities such as Notorious B.I.G., LL Cool J, Cam’ron, Martin Lawrence, and more. Pelle Pelle is based in Auburn Hills, Michigan.