THE BLONDS
SS17

THE BLONDS S/S 2017 David and Phillipe Blond, designers for downtown label The Blonds, seem to take a fantasy approach with every collection they design each season. And why not? The duo stated, “This season we revisited themes of our…

CHROMAT
S/S 2017

CHROMAT S/S 2017 Designer Becca McCharen-Tran stated that, “The Chromat SS17 HYPERWAVE collection is inspired by the strength and power of professional female athletes like Serena Williams, Simone Manuel and flyboard world champion Gemma Weston, who push both their bodies…

GYPSY SPORT
S/S 2017

GYPSY SPORT S/S 2017 Wild! Fun! Colorful! Fantastic! That’s what we think about the Spring/Summer 2017 Gypsy Sport collection by designer Rio Uribe. The designer told us that his inspiration was “a halftime show mixed with a fashion show.  The collection…

BREANNA
BARBARA

BREANNA BARBARA BEAUTY AND THE BLUES Breanna Barbara is a new voice on the downtown New York City music scene. The Ridgewood, Queens resident is sure to make her sound known all over the world, touring to promote her recent…

DEVON HALFNIGHT LEFLUFY
S/S 2017

DEVON HALFNIGHT LEFLUFY S/S 2017 The Spring/Summer 2017 collection by designer Devon Halfnight Leflufy took on a very futuristic/hi-tech approach by using virtual reality in a presentation that incorporated his modern designs with digital augmented reality. Amazing! Shown during Men’s New…

THE MYSTERY LIGHTS

THE MYSTERY LIGHTS WICK RECORDS Our first Mystery Lights show was at a Jonathan Toubin “Soul Clap” party in Brooklyn a few months back and immediately we were hooked. There was so much raw and youthful energy on the stage….

CARLOS CAMPOS
S/S 2017

CARLOS CAMPOS S/S 2017 For Spring/Summer 2017, menswear designer Carlos Campos took us to Cuba with his monochromatic menswear designs. The line was clean, understated and simple – words that often come up when thinking of the designer’s past collections….

ROCKIN’
ROCKAWAYS

ROCKIN’ ROCKAWAYS With summer’s end fast approaching, we thought we’d throw together a men’s editorial with one of our favorite men’s staples, the classic vintage rayon Hawaiian shirt. While we’ve long collected these vintage gems, we thought it best to…

ROCHAMBEAU
S/S 2017

ROCHAMBEAU S/S 2017 A FASHION OASIS Hot off their 2016 CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund nomination, Rochambeau design duo Laurence Chandler and Joshua Cooper gave us a Moroccan style theme for their Spring/Summer 2017 collection. The shapes were perfect for the warm…

KENNETH NING
S/S 2017

KENNETH NING S/S 2017 FULL METAL Inspired by Stanley Kubrick film “Full Metal Jacket”, menswear designer Kenneth Ning featured full on military with a twist of deconstruction. The first look we spotted when shooting backstage was a model wearing an elaborate shredded…

ROBERT GELLER
S/S 2017

ROBER GELLER S/S 2017 NEUE WELLE BERLIN Robert Geller never ceases to amaze us here at Ponyboy. His casual, yet avant-garde collections are never boring and he is always a step ahead of the rest. For Spring/Summer 2017, Geller took…

FINGERS CROSSED
S/S 2017

FINGERS CROSSED S/S 2017 ACROSS THE UNIVERSE – LOOKBOOK This collection, designed by Ryu Hayama, is inspired by crossing through the idea of the wormhole. Circling with Beatle’s psychedelic melody ‘Across The Universe’, it resulted unique silhouettes and hardware details…

DAVID HART
S/S 2017

DAVID HART S/S 2017 SoCal SURF! We at Ponyboy have long been fans of David Hart. In fact, we must confess that Hart is our favorite menswear designer that is shown during men’s fashion week. We just can’t wait to…

C.W. STONEKING

C.W. STONEKING GON’ BOOGALOO C.W. Stoneking is a gifted Australian musician. It’s difficult to describe his music, as it’s a jambalaya of different musical genres, both from the past and present. The only thing that we can say at Ponyboy…

PLASTIC PASSION
MARIA AYALA JEWELRY

PLASTIC PASSION MARIA AYALA JEWELRY Model Christina Anderson-McDonald courtesy of D&A Model Management. Photography Alexander Thompson, stylist Maria Ayala, hair Ahbi Nishman and makeup by Lorcan Devaney. From Maria Ayala… Back in the late 80s, I moved from Austin, Texas to…

YEAH!
NEW YORK

YEAH! NEW YORK KAREN O STYLE Back in 2000, a young and high-spirited musician known as Karen O burst onto the underground New York City music scene. With a very unique and powerful voice, as well as a rebellious stage…

ALL TIED UP!
VINTAGE TIES

ALL TIED UP! VINTAGE TIES Ponyboy has long been a lover of vintage silk ties. And we’ve collected more than our fair share over the years, specifically the wide, colorful and eclectic 40s silk hand painted ties, as well as…

BOWIE
STEVE SCHAPIRO

BOWIE PHOTOGRAPHS BY STEVE SCHAPIRO At the very apex of David Bowie’s spectacular rise to rock ‘n’ roll fame and glory, photographer Steve Schapiro seized a rare invitation from Bowie’s manager for a private photo session with the pop star…

FASHION 2001
LUCILLE KHORNAK

FASHION: 2001 LUCILLE KHORNAK In 1982, photographer and fashion model Lucille Khornak published her first book, Fashion: 2001. Published by Viking Press, this extraordinary, oversized book (which we luckily stumbled upon in a used bookstore) gave viewers an inside into the…

PF FLYERS
MADE IN USA

PF FLYERS – MADE IN USA WITH DRUMMER BEN HEYMANN In the early 1900’s, inventor BF Goodrich manufactured several lines of vulcanized athletic shoes from tire rubber. In 1933 he patented the Posture Foundation insole, changing the sneaker landscape and…

A DÉTACHER
FALL 2016

A DÉTACHER FALL 2016 CITY GIRL ON THE PRAIRIE We’ve always been fans of the somewhat obscure and small scale New York City womenswear line known as A Détacher. And designer Mona Kowalska did not disappoint this season, sending models down…

VINTAGE TATTOO FLASH
JONATHAN SHAW

VINTAGE TATTOO FLASH JONATHAN SHAW “Tattoo flash” is the term for the printed or hand-drawn tattoo designs found on the walls and binders of tattoo shops that walk-in customers can select from. Flash is either drawn by individual tattoo artists…

MARTIN KEEHN
F/W 2016

MARTIN KEEHN F/W 2016 “CHURCH STREET SURPLUS” Martin Keehn FW16 draws from his own first experiences arriving in New York, a blue collar kid discovering the city in an era when downtown was a esthetic junkyard, before pre-fab counter culture…

THE BLONDS
F/W 2016

THE BLONDS F/W 2016 A CONFECTIONERY COLLECTION David and Phillipe Blond served us major Alice in Wonderland realness for their Fall/Winter 2106 show. Starting with a backdrop of gigantic, trippy, colorful flowers, models walked the runway in classic Blonds staples,…