We caught up for a Q&A with #TAFcrew member Darius, Director of Merchandising and Marketing for USA, to discuss his style, inspiration and highlights for the coming season.
Clarksburg, WV, USA
Atlanta, GA, USA
Director of Marketing & Merchandising, The Athlete’s Foot USA
My style in one word:
My first pair of sneakers:
Air Jordan III (1988). I saw KRS One wearing them in the “My Philosophy” video by Boogie Down Productions
Where do you look for inspiration?
Blogs & Magazines. Hypebeast, Complex, Highsnobiety, GQ, just to name a few
What are your favorite brands?
Nike, Jordan and adidas for footwear and different boutique brands for apparel
Which artists/celebrities do you follow for their sense of style?
Pharrell Williams and Kanye West
Key trends for Fall/Winter 15?
Layers, hoodies, all black sneakers, all white sneakers and metallic
What is the must item every girl/guy should own this season?
Nike Tech Fleece Hoodie & Pant
Must Have: A clean, crispy pair of white and black Stan Smith’s….Classic!
Top 10 in my current collection