Just over a week ago, Skepta made his debut as a painter, co-curating Sotheby’s Contemporary Curated exhibition of up-and-coming talents. His piece, “Mama Goes to Market,” was initially valued at £40,000-60,000; the piece fetched a modest £81,900, not bad for a first timer, hey?
Not long after
Taking direct inspiration from Skepta’s painted work, which is an “abstract concept of home, featuring both traditional and surrealist elements such as the graffiti and printed textiles,”
Feeling like distinct, unique pieces of a grander puzzle, the capsule is concise, yet each element is a statement worthy of attention individually.
For the pants option, Denim Tears’ affinity for
These rich hand-painted blues are retained throughout the offering, with lighter hues bursting to life across a long sleeve t-shirt, hooded sweatshirt, and silk scarf. Finishing the arrangement is a short-sleeve white tee featuring a copy of “Mama Goes to Market.”
Each of the items offered up in the capsule collection is currently