Events, Fashion

RECAP: Dunkxchange Las Vegas

The first stop on our Vegas trip was the Dunkxchange hosted by the Hard Rock Live. This year the presence of sneaker heat was more prevalent with major releases of the Nike Diamond Dunk Hi and the Nike Air Yeezy ‘Red Octobers’. The event was filled with numerous vendors selling rare sneakers, fresh apparel, and […]

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Fashion Lifestyle

Keep Your Layer Game Strong With KNYEW

I’m pretty sure that for a brand, there is a direct correlation between your level of fashion relevancy and the inclusion of side zips on any of your offerings.  Case in point – Las Vegas’ KNYEW and their next level of next short-sleeved cotton/french terry blend hoodies.  WITH SIDE ZIPS, natch.  So why all the […]

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Emcee, Media, Video

Peep This: KiD Named Breezy – Bad Character

No stranger to The 5th Element Magazine, Virginia-bred emcee, KiD Named Breezy recently dropped a new visual for his latest track, “Bad Character”.  The track is one of the cuts slated to be on his upcoming project, Abstract Tilt – due out in October.  “Bring the abstract to life” is the mantra that KiD lives […]

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Events, Fashion Lifestyle, Issues, Lifestyle, Media

Recap: Liberty Fairs Trade Show

Now that the Summer season is nearing its finale, we can start looking back at some of the highlights. Scroll down your Instagram feed and flash back to parties that happened, mixtapes released, rappers who went viral, and friends who went to Vegas. Our coverage from last week’s trip to the desert continues with this […]

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Fashion Lifestyle, Issues

Street Style Shots: Vegas Trade Show Week

Words can’t even describe the gnarly Las Vegas weather sometimes. We love a good tan but staying indoors is the way to go. Shout out to all the taxi drivers for keeping the AC on full blast while we rushed across town. But inside the convention centers we can sum up the fashion trends in […]

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Events, Fashion Lifestyle, Issues, Lifestyle

The MVMNT Continues

On day two of our trade show tour in Las Vegas, Nevada we hopped over to the Mandalay Bay Convention Center to check out Magic Market Week.  PROJECT, an extension of MMW,  is the veteran in this head to head battle for trade show domination in Vegas. PROJECT and PROJECT MVMNT (a youth culture and […]

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Events, Issues, Lifestyle

Keeping It Classy With Mayer Hawthorne

Amidst our hectic schedule during trade show week in Las Vegas, we were fortunate enough to get invited to the Haggar Clothing event. Held at one of the top floors of the Mandalay Bay resort and casino, the House Of Blues’ Foundation Room housed this private gathering. The ambience was intimate, classy and definitely filled with […]

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Events, Fashion Lifestyle, Lifestyle, Media

And the Battle Begins

Day one of Agenda at Modern Assembly and Project at the Magic Marketplace begins today.  Both at each end of the strip with tension so strong it can split the city right in half. Ok, that sounded pretty dramatic as I read that back to myself, but it was only fitting.  Both shows are here […]

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Breakdancing, Events

Red Bull BC One Las Vegas Cypher 5/18/13

Calling all b-boys, b-girls, boogie enthusiasts, groove aficionados, and everyone else in between in the Las Vegas area – the Red Bull BC One Las Vegas cypher is jumping off for the weekend!  So get to stepping with your Puma Suedes and make your way over to the Fremont Street Experience to catch all the […]

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Fashion Lifestyle, Issues, Video

The Ladies Of Street Hearts

In the male-dominated streetwear industry, a handful of leading ladies are changing up the scene. They can design a dope piece and sell it to the masses with ease. Beauty and brains, they got it down on lock. In February, The 5th Element crew visited the Vegas desert to cover the Project MVMNT Tradeshow. “Street Hearts” […]

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DJ, Fashion Lifestyle, Issues, Media, Video

A Session with Vice

Full time DJ, music producer, store owner, sneaker head, family man, and nightlife maestro…Vice lives a jet set life and we were lucky to catch a minute of his hectic schedule to get a few questions in. He gave us a quick session on the turntables and even got a tour of his dope recording […]

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Issues

PROJECT Las Vegas: Day 2

The excitement continued at day 2 of PROJECT in Las Vegas as we caught up with a few brands you may recognize. Here’s a peek at some of the hot items you’ll want to cop for Spring and Summer that will keep you looking fresh from head to toe. One of the items everyone was […]

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Emcee, Fashion Lifestyle, Graffiti Arts, Issues

PROJECT Las Vegas: Day 1

The crew came out to the PROJECT Tradeshow in Las Vegas to check out what some of the hottest names in street wear and urban fashion have coming your way.  This season also marked the debut of PROJECT MVMNT, an immense collection of brands that showcase youth culture. Bold colors, fresh prints, must-have accessories, and […]

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Fashion Lifestyle, Issues

PROJECT heads to Vegas.

The PROJECT Tradeshow will once again command attention in Sin City. Each year the production crew seem to be on a mission to top their last show, and this year is no exception. Buyers, brands, media, and the word’s most fashion forward individuals will flock to Vegas for MAGIC Market Week. We’re excited to see […]

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Breakdancing, Issues

Super Cr3w 12th Anniversary

Super Cr3w had their 12th Anniversary this past October 27, 2012. The event was held in Las Vegas as a benefit to promote the dance community at the Hard Rock Cafe. It held a 2 versus 2 b-boy competition for a $2,000 cash prize and also displayed an exhibition battle between Super Cr3w and Skill […]

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