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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

06/11/2018
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Carhartt WIP Presents // LENTIICULAR

The guys at Carhartt WIP are back at it with another skate video… LENTIICULAR, shot by Roger Gonzalez. LENTIICULAR is the latest Carhartt WIP skate clip, once again with the direction Spanish videographer Roger Gonzalez applying his signature multi-angle, mixed-format style. With a running time of approximately six minutes, it has been compiled from footage shot over the past three years, in cities such as Paris, New York, Lisbon and Madrid. The clip features the following Carhartt WIP skaters: Roman Gonzalez (FR), Felipe Bartolome (SP), Gabriel Engelke (SE), Taylor Caruso... Read More

11/08/2018
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HUF x Vague Mag Present “Indecent Exposure”

Vague Mag and HUF UK present “Indecent Exposure”, a video filmed and edited by Sirus F Gahan hitting the streets of London with HUF UK’s squad seeking out the obscure and the unknown spots our city has to offer. Sirus F Gahan spends just under a week with UK Quasi representatives Joe Roberts and Tristan Rudman alongside Will Creswick, Francis Peters, Tom Delion, Mike Clarkson, Jason Lewer, Joel Banner, Jimmy Silver, Caradog Emanuel, Casey Brown and Daniel Hill. Having recently brought us Bridget with Vans Europe and Grey Mag, Sirus puts his... Read More

20/07/2018
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The Air Max 95: It’s Birth and Revolution

The Air Max 95 is one of the most famous Nike models in history and has been released in a variety of colourways. Today we are having a look at the 95’s roots and why it became so popular. The visual design of the Air Max 95 was created by Sergio Lozano, he based the design on the human anatomy. The spine of the shoe resembling the human spine and the materials intended to represent skin, ribs and tendons. The Air Max 95 was the first pair in the line to... Read More

18/06/2018
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Flashback Friday – The History of Stüssy

Originally from surf inspired roots, California-bred Shawn Stüssy started his business in 1980. A business which turns 38 this year and generated over $50 million last year, today we are finding out a bit more about what made it so successful. Stüssy began by creating surfboards that combined innovative performance shapes with a graphic style combining elements from reggae, punk and new wave music, leaving his literal mark on each board with a broad-tipped black marker. His signature paid homage to both graffiti styles and his uncle, abstract painter Jan Frederick Stüssy. In 1984, the... Read More

18/05/2018
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Flashback Friday – Best of British Brands

With the Royal Wedding fast approaching, we are delving into British sportswear heritage with some of the best British born clothing brands around. Starting with a brand most popularly known for its tennis wear… Born in 1990 and raised in the North West of England as the son of a cotton spinner, Fred Perry is a brand we all know and love. After a professional career throughout the 1930s, in which he attained world number one status, smashed Grand Slam records and enjoyed the lifestyle of a professional sportsman, Perry... 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

05/04/2018
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Two Tribes Unite: Vans x A Tribe Called Quest Capsule Collection

Vans, the original action sports and apparel brand, unites with iconic hip-hop collective, A Tribe Called Quest to unveil an exclusive footwear collection that sees a true creative homage come to life. Launch date: Friday 6th April @ 8AM Vans is paying tribute to A Tribe Called Quest’s contributions to music and pop culture with a selection of sneakers that memorialise the group’s iconic album artwork and vibrant song lyrics. The collection (made in partnership with Sony’s The Thread Shop) features a number of Vans staples, including the classic silhouettes:... Read More

01/09/2016
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Dizzee Rascal | Boy in da corner | UK Tour

UK Grime artist Dizzee Rascal is set to tear apart London with a very special one off show on October 21st with a venue TBC and a set of just dizzee’s 2003 album ‘Boy In da Corner’. Dizzee created a massive hype about this album being performed in full for some time after Performing in Brooklyn back in May for Red Bulls Music Academy Music Festival.Since 2015 Grime has boomed since the likes of classic UK artists dropping fire albums such as JME,SKEPTA & GIGGS creating a solid UK community... Read More