Mitchell & Ness, a premier worldwide purveyor of nostalgic sportswear and premium streetwear, announced the appointment of Don Crawley, professionally known as Don C, as the new Creative Director of Premium Products. A notable figure in streetwear culture and often regarded as one of the most influential creatives, Don C is the founder of the Just Don brand and owner of fashion shopping staple, RSVP Gallery, in Chicago.
This appointment strengthens the long-standing relationship between Mitchell & Ness and Don C, who first partnered in 2011 with the release of luxury Just Don caps. Since then, the two have collaborated on product lines like NBA Jam, No Name, and other premium apparel and headwear collections.
The appointment of Don C comes on the heels of significant growth and expansion for Mitchell & Ness. Last year, the company was acquired by global digital sports platform, Fanatics, and a strategic ownership group