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Once again ASAP Rocky has teamed up with San Francisco brand Black Scale. This time they worked on the ‘VSVP’ New Era strapback cap. The cap comes in black with leather strap in the back and a large white 3D embroidery on the front panels.
Look out for a release of the cap soon at Black Scale retailers.
The much anticipated Black Scale x ASAP Rocky Capsule Collection will release in stores tomorrow. Today the San Francisco brand presents the official lookbook for the collaboration. The collection consists of strong graphic t-shirts, sweaters and hoodies.
The collection comes to Black Scale stores tomorrow, April 7, and will also release in their online store.
Click picture to check out the full lookbook.
Harlem rapper ASAP Rocky’s affinity for Black Scale garms has been well-documented across various videos and photoshoots, so it comes as no surprise that the San Francisco-based label has gifted the 23-year-old star with his own signature collection. Complex caught up with Black Scale’s MEGA and Alfred to learn more.
So the capsule collection was inspired by A$AP Rocky. Tell us more how he influenced the aesthetic of the collection.
Alfred: Rocky has been a fan of Black Scale since before we actually met. It just so happened that I was working the sales floor the day he decided to come in and purchase items for his video shoot for “Purple Swag.” He had a great energy and was a genuinely nice guy. The video dropped and the relationship continued to grow organically. The response was so overwhelming that it made sense to do a collabo. The design influences were taken from what the A$AP crew liked about Black Scale. I tried to integrate all the aesthetics that drew the crew to the brand, always keeping in mind that they should look good in it when they wear it.
The collection of sweats, tees and caps with be available through BLVCK SCVLE in March.
Check Complex for the full interview.