Belmont Hotel by Tractorbeam

Dallas, Texas doesn't exactly connote the idea of a boutique hotel, but that thought has been undone by the work of Tractorbeam for the Belmont Hotel. Originally founded in 1947, the Belmont Hotel is somewhat of a living legend in Dallas. Through various owners, revisions, renovations, and style trends, Tractorbeam sought to return the Belmont to it's original glory with a contemporary twist.

Stanton Street Sports SS'17 Lookbook

Stanton Street Sports returns with a Spring Summer collection in time for the warmer weather. Working with Berlin-base photographer Roberto Brundo for this editorial, SSS offers up a mix of playful, 90’s inspired graphics across polo hats, t-shirts, outerwear and accessories. The Stanton Street Sports Spring Summer collection is now available at onlyny.com, in-store at Only NY Store at 176 Stanton Street.

Casey Gray 'Double Knotted' at Hashimoto Contemporary Gallery

San Francisco's finest, Casey Gray, is headed to open a solo exhibition this weekend at Hashimoto Contemporary. The exhibition, Double Knotted, is going introduce a brand new body of work for Casey's first solo show at the gallery. The show opens this Saturday, April 1, 2017 and they will host an opening reception from 6:00-9:00PM. If you can't make it this weekend, Double Knotted will be on view through April 22, 2017. To celebrate the opening Hashimoto put together a short video about Casey's process in the studio.

ONLY X COST

ONLY is back with a new artist series featuring legendary NYC graffiti artist COST. The limited edition capsule is made up of graphic tees, fleece, hats, totes and stickers. The collection feature's COST's iconic "COST WAS HERE" typography and classic tongue in cheek statements. ONLY will be dropping everything Thursday, March 16 online and at their brick and mortar on Stanton Street.

Grotesk for the Converse Chuck '70

Converse and Grotesk have teamed back up for another project. The NYC based artist / designer has been invited to veneer the iconic Chuck Taylor '70, an honor unto itself. The collaboration is available in two original patterns by Grotesk, Night Shift and Darwin was a Baller. The series is exclusively available through the Converse customization channel and there are an endless amount combinations to pick from. From what we've been told, this is going to be available for a limited, so if you were wondering what to do with that tax return, here is your opportunity.

Type tester for F37 Foundry

Finding a typeface today is beyond challenging, every option is every possibility which equates to the burden of choice. We've seen a lot of improvement being able to test words live with different typefaces, but Rick Banks just brought this to a whole new level. Rick of Face37, launched a new website for his type foundry, F37 Foundry with amazing capabilities. The site allows creatives to test typefaces allowing designers to test kerning, tracking, scaling, color, and more.

Victory Journal X Reigning Champ: The Contributor Collection

It is just a delight seeing two brands we massively admire come together for a collaboration, especially when it is done well. Today, Victory Journal announced a special project with Reigning Champ dubbed The Contributor Collection. Using Reigning Champ's iconic Core Line, they simply adorned each piece with Victory's strong brand marks and of course hammered home on the details with a special tag. The Contributor Collection both available through Victory and Reigning Champ's web stores, so take your pick, but get picking fast.

Kaibosh Eyewear Store by Studio Snask

Studio Snask was approached by Norwegian eyewear brand and retail store Kaibosh for a rebrand, Kaibosh felt they had become a bit boring. With dialed companies like Warby Parker and Oliver Peoples leading the eyewear scene we can imagine that it'd be easy to get lost in the noise. Snask chose a different approach to a rebrand and began the process with copywriting and tone and worked backward from there.

Fenghe Luo's WTF New York City Souvenirs

New York is arguably one of the most loved cities in the World, it doesn't matter if you're a tourist or a native – NYC is the place to be. But anyone who has spent more than a day or two roaming the city knows there are just somethings that define New York that are far from cultural happenings or a shiny skyscraper. Designer Fenghe Luo decided to create a few pieces that capture the less glamours personality of NYC.

Another Fine Mess

Society 6 co-founder Justin Cooper has launched his next project, Another Fine Mess, publishing and producing editioned work from emerging and established artists and designers. Although not a massive departure from Justin's original endeavor in the arts, AFM is focused on creating small amounts of work apposed to mass production.

Shower Beer

Creative studio Snask wanted to create their own beer, but they wanted to approach it a bit differently. Snask created Shower Beer, a petite beer perfect for guzzling while in the shower getting ready before a night out. Aside from absoltley loving a shower beer, we have to admire the branding and packaging Snask put together.

Working Girls Co.

Created by artist Shailah Maynard, Working Girls Co. creates tongue-in-cheek accessories and clothing all rooted in a feminist and oftentimes satirical undertone. Based out of Cincinnati, the conceptual brand offers up everything from pool floats to socks and we are going to need a whole new kit from Working Girls to kick off 2017 properly.

Tan & Loose 2017 Calendar

Wiley and Clay Hickson out of Chicago are back at it with their annual calendar offering. An amalgamation of what the brothers call "12 months of bizarre and underwhelming images". Offered up in your classic spiral bound format, this year's comes in at 12 pages (duh) and is a four color Riso print. It is probably to late to get this by Christmas, but maybe it'll go on sale in January. Visit Tan & Loose for more information.