Time to Reevaluate Your Instagram? We’re heading into warmer weather and as far as social media goes, that means more updates on what you’re doing other than laying in bed. Here’s a friendly checklist to make sure you’re keeping up with what the app calls for into summer. via Paper Magazine
Kendrick Lamar’s Early Album Release: Sunday, Lamar unexpectedly released his highly anticipated To Pimp a Butterfly weeks before the announced album date. At risk of sounding obvious, this album is an experience and an important one at that. To prove it? The album tracked over 9.6 million streams in a single day, making history. Currently available to stream on Spotify. Via MIC
Exciting Emails: From doodles to remixes to new photo projects, this new website has a newsletter for your smallest and weirdest interests. Via Creative Mornings
This weeks ICYMI features hip hop, fashion and a much needed guide to not completely ruining your love life this Valentines Day. Visit us every Friday to stay in the loop- same time, same place!
Kanye West + former Thread Society model Vic Mensa: Kanye West debuted a brand new track on Thursday during his Yeezy Boot Fashion Show featuring former Thread Society model Vic Mensa and R&B singer Sia. via Pitchfork
New York Fashion Week Begins : NYFW 2015 kicked off in a big way this week with shows featuring contemporary styles from Charlotte Ronson, Tadashi Soji, Espion Atelier and more. via NYFWLive
Hip Hop Sensation Drake Debuts Unexpected New Album: Drake surprised everyone on the internet (and everyone else) by dropping a brand new album, “If You’re Reading This, It’s Too Late” via Twitter late last night. This new project is 17 tracks long and features collaborations with Lil Wayne, Travi$ Scott and more. via TheVerge
What To Get HIM For Valentines Day: Years of trial and error have pretty much taught us (we hope) what to get for that special lady in our lives this Valentines Day. But what happens when you have to find a gift for HIM this year? Heres a little help! via Cosmopolitan
You’ve had a busy week, we know the feeling. Lucky for you, Thread Society has your back. Look forward to a little weekend reading catch up on us, every Friday to keep you in the loop- same time, same place.
Open Call: Philadelphia’s ICA reopened their doors this Wednesday after installing all new exhibitions. New work from Basel Abbas and Ruanne Abou-Rahme, OVC and more through March 22nd. via ICA Philadelphia
Boys Are Coming: Finally….this week the CFDA announced the first ever Men’s New York Fashion Week. The addition will have it’s debut this July with at least 14 designers showing off their Spring 2016 looks. via NY Mag
Proceed With Caution: This could either be great or extremely dangerous. Refinery29 did us all a favor and put together a list of Netflix additions for the month. In other words, a list of procrastination tools. via Refinery29
#StayMoisturized: This winter and the wind it’s rolling with has been the furthest from kind to my skin. Here’s a fun (and free) solution if you’re going through the same pain. Hint: the D.I.Y tutorial is at the bottom! via Into The Gloss
Hyperview: Pennsylvania natives Title Fight released their fourth studio album this week, produced by Will Yip. Their newest, most “adult”, genre clashing sound is perfect for your winter soundtrack. Check it out now via Spotfiy