Marc Buchanan is the mastermind behind the urban street wear brand Pelle Pelle. The fashion line based in Auburn Hills, Michigan. This brand has stood the test of time and has gone hand in hand with the hip hop culture. Pelle Pelle began as a leather outerwear company but has since merged into boots and handbags as well. The brand is a household name and has always managed to stay in the forefront of streetwear fashion. Musicians, celebrities, and athletes alike flock to the brand making it a staple in the urban community and pop culture. In fact, Pelle Pelle was the first to put designer baggy pants on the market.
Pelle Pelle is keeping true to their hip-hop roots by launching #WhatsInSeason, a series of web show installments. #WhatsInSeason hooks up with different hip-hop influencers to find out what they’re wearing during the season.
Ovoo Sound Producer, Mike Zombie, kicked off the first of the fall/winter installments. Smoke DZA is the influencer featured in the latest installment.
Harlem native Smoke DZA ,who is also known as Sean Pompey, shares his thoughts on fashion as he takes us through his stomping grounds in Harlem. In this installment Smoke DZA shows us his favorite eatery, Lighthouse Fish Market & Restaurant, along with some of his favorite stops in Harlem. The rapper also talks about what he loves about the fall and winter season and tells us what he feels should be a staple in everyone’s wardrobe for these cooler months. According to Smoke DZA, fall fashion is all about the layers and having a dope jacket. You can check out the latest installment of #WhatsInSeason below and you can also check out the first installment featuring Mike Zombie.
So, what are your thoughts? Do you proudly rock your Pelle Pelle? Are you feeling the #WhatsInSeason installments? Who would you like to see in the next installment? Let me know in the comments?
Written By: Ronda Brooks