the most hardcore supreme fans sound off on style and life

You don't need to look further than Lafayette Street early on a Thursday morning to see one of New York's biggest parties. Scores of kids line up overnight outside Supreme's OG downtown store hoping to land the brand's gear.

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Mar 23 2015, 3:05pm

Photography Stef Mitchell

Name: Ethan Elliott
Age: 20
What are you wearing? Schott Perfecto jacket with custom spikes, Supreme x Pettibon, vintage Army coat, APC, Vans x Tuff
What are you here to get? Accessories, crusher, and a board
What inspires you? Punk, skate
Why do you love Supreme? Clean, minimal
What's the best thing about being young today? Fucking up

Name: Jelisa Tannis
Age: 22
What are you wearing? Hand me down jean jacket, sweater, 6-year-old Levis, Nikes
What's the longest you've ever waited in line? It's my first time!
What inspires you? Love
What's the best thing about being young today? Doing whatever the hell you want 

Name: Ian DaRin
Age: 22
What are you wearing? Huf classic lo, Adidas chinos, Supreme windbreaker
What are you here to get? Supreme shop jacket
What inspires you? Art deco, my childhood, the 90s
Why do you love Supreme? Simple, quality pieces
What's the best thing about being young today? I still have a lot of time to figure it all out

Name: Antonio Griffith
Age: 22
What are you wearing? American Apparel varsity, American Apparel track jacket, American Apparel jeans, Supreme Playboy print Vans
What's your best Supreme piece? Sk8 Hi Playboy Vans in green
What inspires you? Fashion, life struggles
What's the best thing about being young today? I have less responsibility

Name: Christian Aubry
Age: 18
What are you wearing? Supreme, vintage windbreaker, Ksubi jeans, Vans
What are you here to get? Yankees leather jacket
What's your best Supreme piece? North Face leopard jacket
What inspires you? Skating and music
What's the best thing about being young today? That you can do almost anything you want and make it 

Name: Zoe Qiu
Age: 24
What are you wearing from head to toe? Supreme and AJ
What's the longest you've ever waited in line? 22 hours
What was your first Supreme piece? Tee from spring/summer 12
What inspires you? That red box logo
What's the best thing about being young today? Freedom

Name: Dimitri Williot
Age: 17
What are you wearing? Preme, Bape, DMSB
What are you here to get? Errrything
What's the longest you've ever waited in line? 21 hours
What inspires you? Money
What's the best thing about being young today? The experience of life

Name: Racks Hogan
Age: 28
What are you wearing from head to toe? Preme, Bape, Patta x Carhartt
What are you here to get? Everything
What time did you get here? Last night
What's the best thing about being young today? I do what I want.

Name: Maxx Leong
Age: 17
What are you wearing? Supreme, APC, Represent
What are you here to get? Yankees hoodie.
What time did you get here? 3pm Wednesday
What was your first Supreme piece? How to Get Arrested hooded shirt
What's the best thing about being young today? Being able to express myself and meet people

Name: Ryuei Oi
Age: 27
What are you wearing? Supreme fur coat, Steven Allen pants, Doc Martens
What are you here to get? New Era cap
What inspires you? Art
Why do you love Supreme? They've created a cool culture
What's the best thing about being young today? Keeping vibes positive

Name: Travis Hicks
Age: 17
What are you wearing? S camp, bling box logo, Levis, and Sk8 Hi's
What are you listening to on repeat right now? Soft shit
What inspires you? Skating
What's the best thing about being young today? Freedom 

Name: Aaron May
Age: 19
What are you wearing? North Face hat, Champ hoodie, jean jacket, Adidas pants, Nike sneakers
What time did you get here? 3:20 pm
What are you listening to on repeat right now? Drake - 10 Bands
What's the best thing about being young today? College 

Name: Anastasios Georgakopolous
Age: 22
What are you wearing? Supreme Illegal Business hoodie, Supreme dog and duck button up, Supreme zebra 5 panel, DKNY jeans, AJI x SB mountain
What time did you get here? 3 pm yesterday
What's the longest you've ever waited in line? 1 week; I was first in line at Supreme SBS
What inspires you? Being different
Why do you love Supreme? It's the only brand that pushes the envelope in design.

Name: Christian Garcia
Age: 18
What are you wearing? Supreme S logo hat, Supreme box logo, Supreme x The North Face maps jacket
What's the longest you've ever waited in line? 22 hours two weeks ago
What inspires you? My mom
What's the best thing about being young today? You can be yourself and the possibilities are endless.

Name: Ellen
Age: 24
What are you wearing? Supreme and Y3
What time did you get here? Wednesday at 6 pm
What was your first Supreme piece? Dot shirt from FW 13
Why do you love Supreme? No reason, just love

Name: Jonathan Cruz
Age: 22
What are you wearing? Supreme and Nike
What are you here to get? New York Yankees collab
What time did you get here? 4 pm Wednesday

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Photography Stef Mitchell

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