Trinidad Jame$ may have put it best: "Hypebeasts we know about ya / don't buy shoes unless they popular." While some streetwear heads may take it overboard when they rock clothes that screams "COLLABO! EXCLUSIVE! NEXT LEVEL SHIT!" and other message of conspicuous consumption, hipsters keep it simple and do it right. While streetwear is hardly ever not flashy, hipsters rock streetwear to exhibit their personal style, while hypebeasts are dick-riding whatever's trending.
Rock Streetwear Without Being a Hypebeast