VFILES

Fashion

vfiles brings dapper dan and a lamborghini to a brooklyn basement rave

And everything else you need to know about the 9th edition of VFILES Runway: featuring Antwerp-based JunJie, St. Martins via Chicago Louis Pileggi, Chinese streetwear platform INXX, and Hood By Air protégé Christian Stone.
Hannah Ongley
9.8.17
Fashion

vfiles goes trl with a times square takeover for autumn/winter 17

The downtown brand staged a concert and runway show featuring Lion Babe, 21 Savage, and Lil Uzi Vert at MTV’s show space.
Emily Manning
2.12.17
Fashion

vfiles spring/summer 17 was as eccentric as its mentor, young thug

The first night of New York Fashion Week offered up a lively parade of synchronised swimmers, trinket-covered jackets, subway dance crews, deconstructed dry cleaning, teen metal bands, and anime-inspired dresses — all presided over proudly by hip-hop’s...
Emily Manning
9.9.16
News

watch young thug discover and fall for the ‘jeffery’ dress

The rapper knew it was meant to be the second he laid eyes on it.
Amy Campbell
9.2.16
News

vfiles runway announces its spring/summer 17 designers, and they’re as global as ever

Young Thug wears one designer on his album cover; another wants to “make America gay again.”
Blair Cannon
8.30.16
News

naomi campbell, young thug and pat mcgrath announced as vfiles runway mentors

A line up of fashion legends will advise New York fashion’s next generation for the spring/summer 17 season.
Felix Petty
8.17.16
Culture

kevin amato's new crowdsourced magazine is for youth by youth

WOMB magazine, a new print publication by photographer and casting director Kevin Amato, nurtures young artists, photographers, models and musicians
Zio Baritaux
7.7.16
News

bjarne melgaard brings his psychedelic countryside pop-up to vfiles

The trashiest and best store in NYC is clearing out its stock to make way for Melgaard's hedonistic sculptures and site-specific pieces.
i-D Staff
3.17.16
Fashion

gif ponchos and led dresses: new york's new wave of wearable tech

A new wave of tech-fluent labels celebrate clothing that functions as an extension of the body.
Hannah Ongley
2.24.16
Fashion

vfiles opens autumn/winter 16 with bold optimism

Between Pikachu memes and a parade of gender-defying kids dancing to German pop, the digital platform's all-inclusive runway has never felt more experimental.
Emily Manning
2.12.16
Fashion

vfiles pushes punk populism to the max for spring/summer 16

IV bags dripping black liquid, miles of Big Bird yellow ruffles, and phallic chain-link cat suits. What else would you expect from the Mercer Street anarchists hell bent on breaking all of fashion’s rules?
Emily Manning
9.10.15
Music

vfiles creates first crowdsourced music platform

VFILES LOUD! is pressing play on the internet’s best unknown artists and providing a global platform to show us their stuff.
i-D Staff
5.1.15
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