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What’s next in iconic re-issues? The Logo Cuff Jeans

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What’s next in iconic re-issues? The Logo Cuff Jeans

Ask any hip-hop fan of the 90’s what was one of their favorite articles of clothing from that era and they would be likely to call out the Logo Cuff Jeans. The logo cuff furthered the explosion of the brand and was the perfect follow-up to the chain-link overalls.

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Maurice Malone, where you been? What happened?

Maurice Malone, where you been? What happened?

Where you been, what happened? These are questions I’ve been asked even while in the mist of presenting celebrated runway shows during NY Fashion Week. I completely get why. I understand there are not many examples of popular brands entrenched in a culture and taken off the market at the height of success. To be totally honest, it doesn’t happen very often because it’s not a smart business thing to do. If I would have let things go as they were going, I’d probably be very, very rich by now. I basically traded money and stress for peace and total...

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Denim designer Maurice Malone helps Opening Ceremony dip into the jeans market

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Denim designer Maurice Malone helps Opening Ceremony dip into the jeans market

Lisette Geller from Denimology said "you're on your way to become the next denim icon." I laughed and said thank you. That's the only way I know how to handle such wonderful compliments. However, I just helped Opening Ceremony's get a great design off paper and on the shelf. My job was only to make an innovative design a beautiful product. The Dip jeans can be purchased at Opening Ceremony. www.openingceremony.com  

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Talking urban fashion history & giving young designers advise on Sway in the morning

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Talking urban fashion history & giving young designers advise on Sway in the morning

On the Sway in the morning show, recorded August 18, 2016, Maurice Malone touches on his new denim brand Williamsburg Garment Company, but mainly talks urban fashion history with Sway and Heather B. Topics include lessons for young up-and-coming fashion designers, the pitfalls of breaking into the fashion industry as a black designer. Idolizing other African American designers Patrick Kelly and Willi Smith who came before him and lessons learned from past business partners Simon Akiva and Ertis Pratt. In The Hip Hop Shop discussion, they talk Paul Rosenberg as rapper Paul Bunyan, Eminem, Wu-Tang, Proof’s and his freestyle battle with Chris...

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90's Fashion 2016 Style: Iconic T-Shirts by Maurice Malone at: Opening Ceremony

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90's Fashion 2016 Style: Iconic T-Shirts by Maurice Malone at: Opening Ceremony

90's fashion is in style for 2016 at Opening Ceremony. Check out the iconic T-Shirts on display by Maurice Malone.

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