Dressed in a wide brim hat, Moscot glasses, and a homemade tour jacket, a pair of Black/Silver Air Jordan 5s are the last thing you expect to see on the feet of Theophilus London. Accept the new. In a generation where upstart MCs get more shine from streetwear brands than their record label, Theophilus is as much of standout artistically as he is visually mixing and matching from his favorite eras and styles.
His memory of sneaker nostalgia is as rich as most, but his commitment to a trend or aligning himself with a style is where he leaves most musicians and fashion gurus in the dust. Make no mistake though, he’s on top of his kick game. Still mapping out your plan to get the Cool Grey 11s? Theophilus got his months ago, in bulk.
Recently Theophilus sat down with us to talk shoes and fashion. Theophilus tells us the first pair he had growing up, his favorite sneaker (or lack thereof), switching between kicks and loafers, and taking the number one spot on Celebrity Sneaker Stalker. Continue reading