Though his dreadlocks are now more famous than Anwar himself (listen to Tyler, The Creator’s “Yonkers,”) Anwar Taj Washington (aka Anwar Carrots) is a positive young L.A. resident. As one half of Peas & Carrots International, Anwar manages rapper Casey Veggies, as well as running both the 4849 Traphouse store and the Arrogant Veggies clothing line.
My style is… New York street meets Los Angeles Street Meets London Street.
Top 3 pairs of shoes I own are… Raptor Jordan 7’s (2002 Retro); Wheat 6 Inch Timberlands; and Stussy x Nike “Mysto” All Court Mid.
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My favorite sneakers of all time… would have to be Air Force 1’s
A bag I use on a regular basis is… The North Face Exocet 38, I appreciate how many compartments it’s equipped with (accessory pockets); durability; It’s comfortable on my shoulders and how deep the bag is… enough room for a weekend/short trip.
My article of clothing… would have to be my Peas & Carrots International Custom Nike Bespoke jacket I received from Nike Sportswear.
One thing I am saving up for… would have to be the Pendleton x Timberlands. Pendleton is that wave! It’s just something about those Native American Geometric Patterns that capture my eye.
A trend that I am tired of… would have to be the foxtail jump-off. That shit is corny.
Something I never leave my house without… would have to be my Supreme key holder and some chap stcik for this dry ass Los Angeles weather. I am used to humidity.
Favorite look for a female… to me would have to be Erin Wasson meets Vashtie. Combine the two if that makes any sense.
The most stylish city in the World… to me would have to be Paris.