• Pyer Moss & Hennessy Debut Cyclist-Indebted Clothing Line

    27 days ago - By Hypebeast

    New York designer Pyer Moss has joined Hennessy for a clothing line that pays tribute to one of the all-time most-famous cyclists: Marshall "Major" Taylor. The first black American to win a world championship - in 1899 - Taylor was arguably the most significant athlete in the world at the beginning of the 20th century.
    To honor the athlete, Moss has created a collection of cycling and motocross-inspired gear, dubbed MMT 140. Stitched seams run unevenly down pant legs and across pullovers, with drawstrings and oversized cuts ensuring comfort. Sturdy nylon makes for a handy defense against...
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  • Hennessy Partners With Pyer Moss For New Collection Highlighting The First Black Sports Champion

    Hennessy Partners With Pyer Moss For New Collection Highlighting The First Black Sports Champion

    27 days ago - By Essence

    Hennessy is continuing their “Wild Rabbit” campaign by partnering with designer, Kerby Jean Raymond of Pyer Moss, to share the story of champion cyclist, Marshall “Major” Taylor. The two famed brands joined together to create MMT 140 by Pyer Moss for Hennessy. Hennessy's “Wild Rabbit” campaign continues to highlight the stories of “unknown pioneers” who...
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