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converse

27/11/2018
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The Hunderds x Mister Cartoon: A collaboration with one of LA’s greatest tattoo artists.

The Hundreds has collaborated with one of LA’s greatest tattoo artists who has done the album artwork for Cypress Hill, Eminem and many more. Mister Cartoon aka Mark Machado grew up in Los Angeles and since the age of 12 has been doing art on t-shirts, lowriders & any sort of blank canvas he can find. Born and raised in Los Angeles Mister Cartoon started out as a graffiti artist and an airbrush artist in the 80’s and his work was soon recognised throughout the LA Hip-Hop,Sports and Streetwear culture... Read More

16/11/2018
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Friday Feeling – Oxnard // Anderson .Paak

After the breakthrough of Anderson .Paak’s previous soulful album ‘Malibu’, the rapper explores new ground, but retains the sunny disposition that made us love him the first time around. Combining 60s soul, jazz and punchy club music into a sunny West Coast cocktail, ‘Malibu’ which came out in 2016 was the record that made Anderson .Paak officially massive – and for very good reason. Previously an underrated outlier, better known for his work on Dr. Dre’s ‘Compton’, .Paak’s imagery has always held a glimmering core of sunshine at the centre,... Read More

15/11/2018
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Huf x Budweiser // A Colla’beer’ation

Huf and Budweiser have come together for a collaboration collection to celebrate Budweiser’s status as the King of Beers. The collection features Huf’s take on Bud’s iconic logos and slogans in the form of shirts, outerwear, bags, slides and sneakers, as well as a range of fun extras like a doormat and glass mugs. The black and white logo shirt and red logo hoodie are two of the most eye-catching designs, as well as the special edition Hupper 2 Hi sneaker with a canvas upper in Bud’s signature red with... Read More

12/11/2018
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CULT X VANS // A Capsule Collection

Vans and Robbie Morales’ CULT Crew BMX label have come together to create and collaborate, releasing a new limited edition capsule collection. With a tee, long-sleeve, cap and Sk8-Hi Pro, this small collection features CULT’s well-known signature logo with text under the theme “CRUEL WORLD SEND RESCUE.” Whimsical hand-drawn characters are seen on the front of the shirt and cap, while an assortment of characters are portrayed down the sleeve of the long-sleeve tee. The Vans Sk8-Hi Pro being at the forefront of the collection, intricate details include text at... Read More

20/10/2018
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The Only Footwear You Need This Winter

As Summer time comes to an end and the temperature starts to dip, its time to start putting some thought into what creps you will be utilising this autumn/winter season. We’ve had a whole load of winterised shoes coming in to get you ready for it… including some footwear from Nike, Vans, Redwing, Dickies and many more. Having a wardrobe full of warm and cosy clothes is great, but without a good footwear game plan heading into the winter season, you’re setting yourself up for a cold, wet couple of... Read More

22/06/2018
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Friday Feeling – The Adidas Yung-1 – A Retro Classic Reborn

Dropping 21st June 2018, the long-awaited Yung-1 by Adidas is a huge nod to sportswear circa the early 90s and we are loving it… a modern take on this year’s beloved dad sneaker trend, the upper is a contemporary update on the cherished 1997 Falcon Dorf. This captivating shoe features a layered Falcon Dorf mesh upper with reconstructed tongue, imprinted with Trefoil branding. The shoe comes in a bold hi-res orange and a distinctly 90s red, navy and off white colourway. While the red, navy and off white accentuates the retro... Read More

01/06/2018
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Flashback Friday: From the Court to the Street – The Evolution of Converse

The Converse Chuck Taylor All Star has been in constant production since 1917, and has gone virtually unchanged since 1949. Its gone from the world’s most prevalent basketball sneaker to a lifestyle staple and it remains beloved both for its history and its simplicity. We’re taking you on journey into the history of the famous Chuck Taylor All Star and the evolution of this prominent brand. Converse began in 1908 as a rubber shoe company specialising in galoshes (rubber based shoes). The company was originally called ‘Converse Rubber Shoe Company’, created by... Read More

30/05/2018
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Skate Accessories Essentials – Summer 2018

With summer just around the corner, get weather ready with all these essential skate accessories and clothing to keep you looking and feeling fresh. From decks, wheels and hardware to must have clothing, we are taking a look at some of the hottest items to have you skating in style. First up, decks. There are so many wavy decks to choose from but we have narrowed it down to one deck we’ve had in from the guys at Palace. A bit of history about the brand… Palace Skateboards started out as... Read More

09/05/2018
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Converse Cons present ‘Purple’

Converse have and always will be a big part of skateboarding’s DNA, since as early as 1917 when the Chuck Taylor ‘All Stars’ were born, Converse have brought us a practical, long-wearing shoe, perfect for skateboarding comfortably and general everyday wear. For as long as we can remember, Chuck Taylors have been the shoe of choice for countless skaters since before many of us were born. With a history that runs that deep, Converse’s involvement with skateboarding is evident. Having launched their skate program roughly a decade ago, Converse have... Read More