Tommy Bates Dresses Simpsons Characters in Designer Apparel

By: Jana Pijak - Mar 7, 2015
References: instagram & oystermag
Artist Tommy Bates gives Simpsons characters like Homer, Bart and Ned Flanders a streetwear-clad makeover. The artist gained Instagram fame after re-imaging the cartoon characters as fashion fans who are dressed in pieces from some of today's most influential streetwear brands.

Donning a Bape camo coat, a Pigalle hoodie and Balenciaga sneakers, Homer Simpson looks casually cool while his son Bart is rebellious in a leopard printed jacket by Supreme. Some of Tommy Bates' other winning outfits include Ned Flanders' Kanye-inspired ensemble that includes a Yeezy t-shirt and Kanye West x Adidas Originals Yeezy 750 Boost kicks.

Moreover, the series also features bar owner Moe Sizlack who wears a matching outfit by Off White along with Comic Book guy who is dressed in a 90s-inspired ensemble by 10 Deep with Sk8-Hi Vans sneakers.