“Representing BK to the fullest.” That’s what Biggie said. It’s the perfect cap for NYC or wherever you reside. We spent a lot of time looking at the original Brooklyn Dodgers letter B and have come up with something that honors history yet remains thoroughly modern. The crown on the side is inspired by the art of Jean-Michel Basquiat — a Brooklyn native — and the 42 below it is for the most iconic athlete to play in the borough, Jackie Robinson.
We put camo on the under-bill because we all need a little protection on these mean streets. The tallest projects tower in Brownsville, Brooklyn is the Langston Hughes Apartments. We took a line from one of Hughes’ poems and put it on the bias tape inside:
I’ve known rivers:
Ancient, dusky rivers.
My soul has grown deep like the rivers.