12th Apr2013

A$AP Rocky Interview with The Coveteur

by @Djordje

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A$AP Rocky is no “Fashion Killa.” In fact, he’s more of a walking, talking, wearing fashion encyclopedia…but he’s too modest to cop to it.

“Nah, I’m not. I wouldn’t toot my own horn like that. I just know what I know,” the rapper told us. “Fashion is almost like a religion, for me at least…I get it, I identify with it. It’s just one of those things that I’m into. I can’t help that I know it. It’s like subconscious.”

We sat down with the rap genius at Soho House Toronto. Decked out in a crisp, double-breasted Saint Laurent Paris blazer, fresh off the runway, mind you, A$AP was friendly, warm and down to earth. Although we were still feeling the effects of a few too many Belvedere vodka-somethings at the party we co-hosted with him the night before, we were eager to get some one-on-one time and get to know the real man behind the flashy grillz and braids.

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04th Apr2013

A$AP Rocky Talks Beauty with The Coveteur

by @Djordje

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We met A$AP at the Soho House in Toronto, speech slow and heads aching from a few too many Belvedere vodka-somethings at the A$AP x Cov jam the night before. But the hangover was no match for A$AP’s savoir-faire—he totally schooled us with his encyclopedic fashion knowledge (not-so-subtle hint: maybe there’s a closet feature coming up A$AP in our iCal?). We sat down with him in a Kindergarten, show-and-tell-like circle and learned the A to Z’s on fashion – literally. He gave us the golden-grilled goods on witch hazel, purple lipstick and his philosophy on women’s beauty (and er, the facts of life?). Break out that Moleskine, ladies, because this worth taking notes..

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