Yasiin Bey has recently been named the new Creative Director of Unknown Union, the South African-born label and lifestyle brand based in Cape Town and New York. His duties will include heading up a project with his media channel and design collective, A Country Called Earth and overseeing new design concepts and collaborations.

Unknown Union's "Original Royals" capsule is also being debuted at Capsule Las Vegas this week, which includes a unique collection featuring pieces made from the authentic traditional blankets of the Basotho people, exclusively manufactured by Aranda Textile Mills in partnership with the royal family of Lesotho. The brand will become the only outfit in the world that is allowed to create apparel from the authentic Basotho blankets.