New Videos: Mile5tone Recap and Bloomin Lookbook

– by ChiChai@Empire – If you’ve been keeping up with us on social media, you’d notice that we got a bunch of new drops these past few months. We released our summer collection “Bloomin” and celebrated our five year anniversary with a day party and a brand new jersey! Ray@Empire put together a couple of…

Public Figures – Behind the Scenes

– by ChiChai@Empire – Our summer collection Public Figures may have had the most time put in it. For over a year, the design team — Jelyn, Mia and I– has wanted to add patched up bomber jackets and beanies in our product line. As for the theme and concepts for the graphics,  we began brewing them…

Runderlust by Sam@Empire: Nike React Run

– by Sam@Empire – *All views are my own and do not reflect those of my employer. The much anticipated latest innovative running shoe is here! Today, on February 22, 2018, Nike launched the Nike React- A shoe that is 11% softer and 13 % bouncier than anything we’re ever seen the Swoosh drop before!…

#MYEMPIREINTHEAIR – @elliotnicholas & @tinyyytinaaa

About #MyEmpireInTheAir Our brand’s mission is to encourage everyone to build their own Empires. We strive to inspire others to stick their heads at cloud-level & turn dreams into reality. In this blog series – My Empire in the Air – we give a platform for our supporters to share their  journeys. – by Ray@Empire –…

TBT to a Streetwear Kid’s Dream: Takeshita Street

– by ChiChai@Empire – Throwback Thursday to ChiChai@Empire and Chris@Empire’s trip to Japan in May 2017 Our strongest memories are often transformative moments that affect us for the long run. One of my transformative moments was the first time I strolled down Upper Haight Street in San Francisco. My mom and I were visiting my…

Inktober and Outfits and More

By ChiChai@Empire If you were to open up any of my notebooks in high school, you would find hella doodles. Doodles were in the margins, the covers, and even in the center of the notes itself. These doodles would range from caricatures of teachers to monsters. My favorite among the notebook-doodles were the ones in…

Fall 2017: Fall Into Place

We present to you our fall collection, Fall Into Place. Even though we know what our goals are, we may get unmotivated and have doubts of being good enough. The best way to shut down those inner demons is by working towards your goals anyway. If you’re gonna fall, you might as well fall forward. You…

Restock of Fresh Light & Upcycled Denim Jackets and BTS

– by ChiChai@Empire – We are officially restocking Fresh Light blouses and Upcycled Denim Jackets at noon (PST!) When we first released our upcycled products, quite frankly, I was nervous. I wasn’t sure how our supporters would react. The reaction was better than we could’ve hoped for! Because both products were sold out pretty quickly,…

Goods for the Girl

– by ChiChai@Empire – photos by Ray@Empire The vibes, the energy, the support for womyn artists — Saturday night felt like a dream! Goods for the Girl came and conquered. Led by our very own event-coordinator Sam@Empire and in collaboration with #thegoodssf , we created the Goods for the Girl. The Goods is a monthly night market at @111minnagallery created by Little…