Stussy has become one of the most iconic names in street fashion and specifically in our market in the last 30 years. Some of the myth around the brand certainly comes from the unique setup of global tribes, people that have supported Stussy in one way or another for many years. Very early on the brand started to give back and released Stussy Tribe Varsity Jackets, some of which also made it into retail, others being exclusively made and customized for its tribe members in New York, Paris, Berlin, Tokyo and other hot spots around the world.

Today Stussy gives a look back at the tradition of releasing the Tribe Varsity Jackets on a regular basis over the last 30 years. What originally started in 1988, is still going on today, with the most recent batch of jackets having come out this month.

"Originally created for only the closest members of the Tribe during Shawn Stussy’s travels – including bestowing the gifted offering on the likes of Alex Turnbull, Hiroshi Fujiwara and Jules Gayton – the one-of-a-kind jacket featured personalized embroidery on the breast pocket and laid the groundwork for the IST (International Stussy Tribe) Jacket that is still available during select contemporary seasons.

Seen as a symbol for loyalty, authenticity and heritage, the IST is an OG piece of outerwear that sees its influence present on modern day staple streetwear offerings like the stadium jacket. The International Stussy Tribe Jacket is and will always be a reminder that success stems from meaningful relationships with likeminded individuals."

Take a look at some of the jackets that have released over the years in the gallery above and check out the full presentation over at Stussy here.

What To Read Next

*If you submitted your e-mail address and placed an order, we may use your e-mail address to inform you regularly about similar products without prior explicit consent. You can object to the use of your e-mail address for this purpose at any time without incurring any costs other than the transmission costs according to the basic tariffs. Each newsletter contains an unsubscribe link. Alternatively, you can object to receiving the newsletter at any time by sending an e-mail to info@highsnobiety.com

Web Accessibility Statement

Titelmedia (Highsnobiety), is committed to facilitating and improving the accessibility and usability of its Website, www.highsnobiety.com. Titelmedia strives to ensure that its Website services and content are accessible to persons with disabilities including users of screen reader technology. To accomplish this, Titelmedia has engaged UsableNet Inc, a leading web accessibility consultant to help test, remediate and maintain our Website in-line with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG), which also bring the Website into conformance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990.

Disclaimer

Please be aware that our efforts to maintain accessibility and usability are ongoing. While we strive to make the Website as accessible as possible some issues can be encountered by different assistive technology as the range of assistive technology is wide and varied.

Contact Us

If, at any time, you have specific questions or concerns about the accessibility of any particular webpage on this Website, please contact us at accessibility@highsnobiety.com, +49 (0)30 235 908 500. If you do encounter an accessibility issue, please be sure to specify the web page and nature of the issue in your email and/or phone call, and we will make all reasonable efforts to make that page or the information contained therein accessible for you.