Featured May 25, 2017

VILLA Hosts Puma Clyde X COOGI “Biggie Hour” Event

“Honeys wanna chat, but all we wanna know is where the party at?” This is probably what you were thinking on your way to VILLA’s Puma Clyde X COOGI “Biggie Hour” Event. If you weren’t in attendance last night, it’s all good baby, BABY! We’re here to catch you up on what you missed. To perfect the old-school vibe, we hosted the event at the famous Philly spot, Silk City Diner. The Diner’s nightclub area features red and neon lighting,…

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Featured May 24, 2017

Rih Rih Release | PUMA X Fenty Jelly Slides

Releasing exclusively at VILLA on Thursday, May 25th at 10AM. Can’t get enough of this Rih Rih X Puma Collaboration? Well, prepare to be wooed again. It’s no shock that many of the bad gal’s collections are before our times with lots of modern, futuristic vibes. But this time, the fashion goddess decided to be a bit more nostalgic with these retro 90’s clear jelly slides. Summer is upon us, so these babies are a must-have! These jelly slides were…

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Community Events May 22, 2017

Panel Discussion for the Institute of Hip Hop Entrepreneurship

On Sunday, May 21st, VILLA’s VP of Marketing, Setfree Richardson, and Manager of Community Engagement, Rodney Robbins, participated in an interactive panel discussion for the Institute of Hip Hop Entrepreneurship. Setfree and Rodney shared knowledge about VILLA’s history and values, innovative practices in marketing and corporate social responsibility, and their experience working in the retail & sneaker industry, in general. IHHE is a 9-month program for Philadelphians between the ages of 18 and 32 using hip hop’s best practices to…

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Featured May 22, 2017

Air Max “Gold Pack Experience” Release Event

VILLA Store | Dallas, TX Golden tickets surfaced our Dallas location for the Air Max “Gold Pack Experience” Release Event. Per usual, we hosted a live raffle for the release of the Air Max 95, Air Max 97 and Air Max Zero. The sweet prize of a pair of golden Air Max’s was accompanied by free drinks, food, live Air Max inspired painting, live music, and a fun, easy-going shopping experience for all of our customers. Click on the slideshow…

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Fashion May 18, 2017

New Release| Puma Clyde X Coogie “Sweater”

Coogi and Puma have been conjuring up something that’s going to take us all back to early 90’s Hip-Hop. Giving ode to the late, great Notorious B.I.G., the Puma Clyde Coogi is giving the infamous Biggie sweater look, but in sneaker fashion. The classic low top Clyde is built in two contrasting colors, both with the busy Coogi design. This shoe is designed with premium construction featuring black leather upper with a patterned formstripe and lining matching metallic gold branding…

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Music May 17, 2017

2017 BET Awards Nominees List

We are one month away from the 2017 BET Awards and the list of nominees is outstanding! It’s somewhat predicable, but also a bit bewildering– for example, Cardi B being up for Best Female Hip-Hop artist, alongside Missy Elliot, Nicki Minaj and Remy Ma? Some raised eyebrows, but a round of applause for the Love & Hip-Hop star nonetheless. To the surprise of no one, Beyonce is in the lead with seven nominees, including her nomination for Album of the…

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Fashion May 17, 2017

New Release | Air Max ‘Metallic Gold Pack’

Photo courtesy of Sneaker News After honorably winning the silver last month, Nike Air Max 95 & 97 finally takes the gold. This time around, the sneaks are getting a complete golden transformation in AM97 form. Each style will come dressed in a shiny old upper that will go along with a varsity red Nike Swoosh and black hits to the likes of the lining, nylon lace loops and rubber outsole. Get your Nike Air Max “Metallic Gold Pack” is…

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Lifestyle Music May 15, 2017

New Song Alert | ASAP Rocky, Frank Ocean, Lil Uzi Vert and Quavo

New beats from Frank Ocean’s “Blonded Radio” is just what we all need right about now. Each episode of Blonded Radio features new music debuts every week, and May 15th just happened to be the most lit! Episode 6 of the show was hosted by Frank Ocean, Vegyn and Roof Access, which premiered A$AP Rocky’s new song, “RAF”, featuring a hot list of artists like Lil Uzi Vert, Quavo, and mystery man Frank Ocean. There are two different versions of “RAF”, let…

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Fashion May 11, 2017

Air Jordan 4 Retro “Pure Money”

Returning back to the scene after 11 years, the Air Jordan 4 Retro “Pure Money!” As we welcome this beloved sneaker with open arms, prepare to get your summer wardrobe together. The Jordan Brand’s grand appearance of one of the cleanest Air Jordan 4s surfaces in the shape of authentic wealth as the “Pure Money.” Donning in a crisp all-white leather, this shoe is an exact replica of the original that was released back in 2006. The Air Jordan 4 Retro “Pure…

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Events Fashion May 4, 2017

Yeezy Boost 350 V2 Release Event

Cleveland, Ohio | Store #95 Last week, we proudly hosted another live raffle for the adidas Yeezy Boost 350 V2 in Cleveland, Ohio. With great anticipation for this launch, we raffled off a few pair of the triple white Yeezys to family and friends that were in attendance. Per usual, the VILLA experience is less of a shopping experience and more of a fun, easy-going lifestyle for all of our customers. Our Cleveland store location was filled with food and drinks,…

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