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skate apparel

29/01/2019
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Vans: A guide to the 5 icons

On March 16 1966 the Van Doren Rubber Company opened up in Anaheim, California and quickly became arguably one of the first brands to really entertain the skating community – Vans. After more than 50 years dominating the industry and managing to slip into our mainstream world, Vans is still at the heart of every wardrobe. “People are wearing athletic apparel now for all kinds of occasions — work, play, and school — without any intention of using them for athletic purposes,” Matt Powell, a sports industry analyst at market research... Read More

14/08/2017
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Polar Skate Co. x Très Bien

Dropping on Thursday 15th August, we’ve got one of the most exciting collections for a while. We all know what Polar Skate Co. do – a rising star in the skatewear game, starting to finally get the recognition it deserves for its functional and high quality gear. With their increased success, Polar are also seeing their stock rise in the higher-end market, with one of the fellow Swedish menswear purveyors, Très Bien, having stocked the brand for longer than most.   Whilst this collaboration may come as a surprise to some, it’s no... Read More

Butter Goods 20/07/2017
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Independent Skate Brands At Natterjacks: Our Picks

They always say you shouldn’t have favourites, but we can’t help it. As an independent company ourselves, we have always appreciated the smaller brands that strive to produce the best quality goods and they don’t come much better than those involved in the skate scene… So here are our top 5 favourite skate brands. Polar Skate Co. Hailing from Malmo in Sweden, Polar was the brain child of professional skater Pontus Alv. Bored of the corporate stylings of the modern skate brands, he decided it was time to take matters... Read More