Once every four years, the world tunes into a sporting event bigger than the Olympics. Begun in 1930 and televised since 1954, the FIFA World Cup is far and away the most anticipated competition on Earth. In honor of The Beautiful Game and the tournament surrounding it, we’ve compiled a month’s worth of unique, original content.
First up is an original series of illustrations by Dead Dilly exclusively for Highsnobiety featuring World Cup jerseys as designed by some of the planet’s most renowned designers and brands. From Rick Owens and Raf Simons to BAPE and Supreme, we’ve honored this year’s athletes with designs deserving of their athletic prowess. Each jersey features the corresponding year the pattern or print was designed with textural details thrown in for good measure.
Enjoy our first piece above and stay tuned for more installments during World Cup Month.