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IN CONVERSATION WITH: ALIX CAREY “THE UNICORN COOKBOOK”

IN CONVERSATION WITH: ALIX CAREY (THE UNICORN COOKBOOK)

We talk to Alix Carey, the sparkling genius behind The Unicorn Cookbook…Read more

FUTURE NOISE: YONAKA

FUTURE NOISE: YONAKA

Meet Yonaka, Brighton’s next big heavy alt-pop band…Read more 

ARTIST OF THE WEEK: ONA GREENBERG

ARTIST OF THE WEEK: ONA GREENBERG

This week’s artist of the week is Portland-based Ona Greenberg… Read more 

ARTIST OF THE WEEK: MINNA GILLIGAN

ARTIST OF THE WEEK: MINNA GILLIGAN

We talk to artist Minna Gilligan about how she started, the themes she explores and her main inspirations… Read more 

GESTUZ

GESTUZ

We talk to Danish brand Gestuz who give a fresh and contemporary approach to Scandinavian simplicity… Read more

UO LIVE: NECK DEEP

UO LIVE

Find out what happened when Neck Deep played live at our Cardiff Store! Read more

ABOUT A BAND: NECK DEEP

ABOUT A BAND: NECK DEEP

We get a glimpse of one of Neck Deep’s performances ahead of their in store gig at UO Cardiff… Read more

FUTURE NOISE: DREAM WIFE

FUTURE NOISE: DREAM WIFE

With the release of Dream Wife’s newest single “Fire”, we talk to the gang about how they went from uni project to pop punk’s next big thing…Read more

COPENHAGEN FASHION WEEK WITH @JOICYMUNIZ

COPENHAGEN FASHION WEEK WITH @JOICYMUNIZ

See what @joicymuniz got up to during Copenhagen Fashion Week…Read more

WHAT DO YOU CHAMPION: PRINCESS NOKIA

WHAT DO YOU CHAMPION: PRINCESS NOKIAWhat do you #Champion? This month, we teamed up with Champion to ask a group of inspiring interdisciplinary creatives what matters most to them…Read more

BABYFACE WEARS DIADORA

DIADORA X BABYFACE

Get to know the talents behind our Diadora campaign… Read more 

IN CONVERSATION WITH: OTEGHA UWAGBA “LITTLE BLACK BOOK”

IN CONVERSATION WITH: OTEGHA UWAGBA "LITTLE BLACK BOOK"

We talk to her about her career so far, why she started Women Who and get the low down on “Little Black Book: A Toolkit For Working Women By Otegha Uwagba… Read more

ARTIST OF THE WEEK: HANNAH ALTMAN

ARTIST OF THE WEEK: HANNAH ALTMAN

We talk to Hannah Altman about how she came into the fine art photography world, her feelings towards her internationally-acclaimed series “And Everything Nice” and her new exhibition “Construct of Viewpoint”… Read more

ANGEL CHEN

ANGEL CHEN

We talk to Chinese designer Angel Chen, whose intricate, forward-thinking and avant garde designs create a whimsical and free-spirited aesthetic…Read more

ARTIST OF THE WEEK: ELLIE BENUSKA

ARTIST OF THE WEEK: ELLIE BENUSKA

We talk to LA-based illustrator Ellie Benuska… Read more

WHAT DO YOU CHAMPION

WHAT DO YOU CHAMPION

What do you #Champion? This month, we teamed up with Champion to ask a group of inspiring interdisciplinary creatives what matters most to them…Read more

WHAT DO YOU CHAMPION: LAUREL GOLIO

WHAT DO YOU CHAMPION: LAUREL GOLIOWhat do you #Champion? This month, we teamed up with Champion to ask a group of inspiring interdisciplinary creatives what matters most to them…Read more

UO MUSIC: VISTAS

VISTAS

We talk to the band Vistas in the run up to their show at our UO Edinburgh store…Read more

UO VIENNA STORE OPENING

UO Vienna Store Opening

Find out all about our UO Vienna store opening… Read more

UO MUSIC: WOLFRAM

UO MUSIC: WOLFRAM

With only a few days left until his set at our Urban Outfitters Vienna store opening, we chat with Wolfram about his background and dreams, discussing his passion for electronic music and favourite spots around the city…Read more

ARTIST OF THE WEEK: CRISTINA DAURA

ARTIST OF THE WEEK: CRISTINA DAURA

We talk to Cristina Daura about Barcelona, how she got started in the illustration world and aesthetics…Read more 

UO INTERVIEWS: THE ONYX VIOLINS

UO INTERVIEWS: THE ONYX VIOLINS

We discovered the talented, violin-playing duo The Onyx Violins on a walk through SoHo…Read more

ROCKET X LUNCH

ROCKET X LUNCH

We talk to up-and-coming South Korean brand ROCKET X LUNCH about the brand’s aesthetics, inspiration and fashion in South Korea… Read more

ARTIST OF THE WEEK: THE COMPLETIST

ARTIST OF THE WEEK: THE COMPLETISTWe talk to The Completist about her love for illustration, fashion and Garance Doré…Read more

WHAT DO YOU CHAMPION: EMMANUEL OLUNKWA

WHAT DO YOU CHAMPION: EMMANUEL OLUNKWAWhat do you #Champion? This month, we teamed up with Champion to ask a group of inspiring interdisciplinary creatives what matters most to them…Read more

FUTURE NOISE: SPRING KING

FUTURE NOISE: SPRING KING

We talk to the singer and drummer of alt rock back Spring King… Read more

UO MUSIC: MOBILEGIRL

UO MUSIC: MOBILE GIRL

We spoke to DJ mobilegirl about music, DJing and the STAYCORE collective… Read more

ARTIST OF THE WEEK: SANDY VAN HELDEN

ARTIST OF THE WEEK: SANDY VAN HELDEN

Dutch illustrator Sandy van Helden, tell us about her art, her inspirations while she shares ten of her favourite pieces….Read more

UO MUSIC: THE JAPANESE HOUSE

UO MUSIC: THE JAPANESE HOUSE

As part of our Pride celebrations, we hosted a special in-store gig with The Japanese House, in collaboration with Instax. We caught up with Amber Bain… Read more

UO DENIM: @OLJARYZ

OLJARYZ

We talk to Olja Ryzevski about BDG denim and life in Berlin… Read more

IN CONVERSATION WITH: ALIX CAREY “THE UNICORN COOKBOOK”

IN CONVERSATION WITH: ALIX CAREY (THE UNICORN COOKBOOK)

We talk to Alix Carey, the sparkling genius behind The Unicorn Cookbook…Read more

FUTURE NOISE: YONAKA

FUTURE NOISE: YONAKA

Meet Yonaka, Brighton’s next big heavy alt-pop band…Read more 

ARTIST OF THE WEEK: ONA GREENBERG

ARTIST OF THE WEEK: ONA GREENBERG

This week’s artist of the week is Portland-based Ona Greenberg… Read more 

ARTIST OF THE WEEK: MINNA GILLIGAN

ARTIST OF THE WEEK: MINNA GILLIGAN

We talk to artist Minna Gilligan about how she started, the themes she explores and her main inspirations… Read more 

GESTUZ

GESTUZ

We talk to Danish brand Gestuz who give a fresh and contemporary approach to Scandinavian simplicity… Read more

UO LIVE: NECK DEEP

UO LIVE

Find out what happened when Neck Deep played live at our Cardiff Store! Read more

ABOUT A BAND: NECK DEEP

ABOUT A BAND: NECK DEEP

We get a glimpse of one of Neck Deep’s performances ahead of their in store gig at UO Cardiff… Read more

FUTURE NOISE: DREAM WIFE

FUTURE NOISE: DREAM WIFE

With the release of Dream Wife’s newest single “Fire”, we talk to the gang about how they went from uni project to pop punk’s next big thing…Read more

COPENHAGEN FASHION WEEK WITH @JOICYMUNIZ

COPENHAGEN FASHION WEEK WITH @JOICYMUNIZ

See what @joicymuniz got up to during Copenhagen Fashion Week…Read more

WHAT DO YOU CHAMPION: PRINCESS NOKIA

WHAT DO YOU CHAMPION: PRINCESS NOKIAWhat do you #Champion? This month, we teamed up with Champion to ask a group of inspiring interdisciplinary creatives what matters most to them…Read more

ARTIST OF THE WEEK: CRISTINA DAURA

ARTIST OF THE WEEK: CRISTINA DAURA

We talk to Cristina Daura about Barcelona, how she got started in the illustration world and aesthetics…Read more 

UO INTERVIEWS: THE ONYX VIOLINS

UO INTERVIEWS: THE ONYX VIOLINS

We discovered the talented, violin-playing duo The Onyx Violins on a walk through SoHo…Read more

ROCKET X LUNCH

ROCKET X LUNCH

We talk to up-and-coming South Korean brand ROCKET X LUNCH about the brand’s aesthetics, inspiration and fashion in South Korea… Read more

ARTIST OF THE WEEK: THE COMPLETIST

ARTIST OF THE WEEK: THE COMPLETISTWe talk to The Completist about her love for illustration, fashion and Garance Doré…Read more

WHAT DO YOU CHAMPION: EMMANUEL OLUNKWA

WHAT DO YOU CHAMPION: EMMANUEL OLUNKWAWhat do you #Champion? This month, we teamed up with Champion to ask a group of inspiring interdisciplinary creatives what matters most to them…Read more

FUTURE NOISE: SPRING KING

FUTURE NOISE: SPRING KING

We talk to the singer and drummer of alt rock back Spring King… Read more

UO MUSIC: MOBILEGIRL

UO MUSIC: MOBILE GIRL

We spoke to DJ mobilegirl about music, DJing and the STAYCORE collective… Read more

ARTIST OF THE WEEK: SANDY VAN HELDEN

ARTIST OF THE WEEK: SANDY VAN HELDEN

Dutch illustrator Sandy van Helden, tell us about her art, her inspirations while she shares ten of her favourite pieces….Read more

UO MUSIC: THE JAPANESE HOUSE

UO MUSIC: THE JAPANESE HOUSE

As part of our Pride celebrations, we hosted a special in-store gig with The Japanese House, in collaboration with Instax. We caught up with Amber Bain… Read more

UO DENIM: @OLJARYZ

OLJARYZ

We talk to Olja Ryzevski about BDG denim and life in Berlin… Read more

BABYFACE WEARS DIADORA

DIADORA X BABYFACE

Get to know the talents behind our Diadora campaign… Read more 

IN CONVERSATION WITH: OTEGHA UWAGBA “LITTLE BLACK BOOK”

IN CONVERSATION WITH: OTEGHA UWAGBA "LITTLE BLACK BOOK"

We talk to her about her career so far, why she started Women Who and get the low down on “Little Black Book: A Toolkit For Working Women By Otegha Uwagba… Read more

ARTIST OF THE WEEK: HANNAH ALTMAN

ARTIST OF THE WEEK: HANNAH ALTMAN

We talk to Hannah Altman about how she came into the fine art photography world, her feelings towards her internationally-acclaimed series “And Everything Nice” and her new exhibition “Construct of Viewpoint”… Read more

ANGEL CHEN

ANGEL CHEN

We talk to Chinese designer Angel Chen, whose intricate, forward-thinking and avant garde designs create a whimsical and free-spirited aesthetic…Read more

ARTIST OF THE WEEK: ELLIE BENUSKA

ARTIST OF THE WEEK: ELLIE BENUSKA

We talk to LA-based illustrator Ellie Benuska… Read more

WHAT DO YOU CHAMPION

WHAT DO YOU CHAMPION

What do you #Champion? This month, we teamed up with Champion to ask a group of inspiring interdisciplinary creatives what matters most to them…Read more

WHAT DO YOU CHAMPION: LAUREL GOLIO

WHAT DO YOU CHAMPION: LAUREL GOLIOWhat do you #Champion? This month, we teamed up with Champion to ask a group of inspiring interdisciplinary creatives what matters most to them…Read more

UO MUSIC: VISTAS

VISTAS

We talk to the band Vistas in the run up to their show at our UO Edinburgh store…Read more

UO VIENNA STORE OPENING

UO Vienna Store Opening

Find out all about our UO Vienna store opening… Read more

UO MUSIC: WOLFRAM

UO MUSIC: WOLFRAM

With only a few days left until his set at our Urban Outfitters Vienna store opening, we chat with Wolfram about his background and dreams, discussing his passion for electronic music and favourite spots around the city…Read more