From Allen Iverson to Shai Gilgeous Alexander, ballers have been fly. This prosperous cultural actuality is the centerpiece of ‘FLY: THE Big Reserve OF BASKETBALL FASHION’, the New York Occasions bestseller by Pulitzer prize winner Mitchell S. Jackson, our Fashion Bomber of the Week.
Jackson’s newest is a visual commentary on the romance involving substantial vogue and hoops. A cultural collab he explores by celebrating the iconic model of NBA athletes. Some pages heighten nostalgia with Dennis Rodman’s epochal expression of sexuality á la vogue and Walt Frazier’s signature fedora, but latest trend moments also color its web pages: shirtless Dwyane Wade at the 2022 Fulfilled Gala, using fashion as protest á la Lebron James’ ‘I Can not BREATH’ tee.
Fashion is not only something Jackson explores for societal research but a little something he’s acknowledged for himself. His polished solution to sample mixing and streetwear has secured him a place as 1 of the most fashionable folks in publishing. Through the promo stages of ‘FLY’, Jackson’s fashion soared with a distinctive variety. From neat cargos and textured clogs to groovy knit trousers and graphic tees, see how he stayed fly while on tour.
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