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[ 24 Aug 2009 | Comments Off | 53,319 views | Print This Post | Email This Post ]
BAPE – Pirate Store New York City

A BAthing Ape (BAPE) has annouced that they plan to open a temporary BAPE Pirate store in New York City at the start of the new school Semester. This will be an outlet-style store with clothing, footwear and other accessories to calm your craving. The store itself is going to be up from September 3rd till the September 7th with no word yet of a location. I will bring you that info as soon as its released.

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[ 12 Aug 2009 | Comments Off | 3,333 views | Print This Post | Email This Post ]
Streetwear: In4mation Fall 2009 LookBook‏

Heres a new fall 2009 lookbook from In4mation, guys that know a little something about streetwear. Always consistent with their gear, this fall they drop good offerings of cut and sew, outerwear, knits, denim and a full accessories. And you know i can’t for the signature tees and lids. Look out for the Fall 2009 , New York meets Hawaii aesthetic, to hit In4mation retailers in a few. 

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[ 9 Aug 2009 | 5 Comments | 10,333 views | Print This Post | Email This Post ]
Streetwear: Sean McKenzie x UpScene

On wednesday i got a call from Sean McKenzie to show me his second season of UpScene. Sean founded the clothing line and launched his brand to the massesin 2008 selling to boutiques in New York. “One of the first places i got to sell my pieces was in a art gallery which was funny” he explained. he believes that much of his brand, that they are art pieces. his designs are really proof of his work to bring a product that reflects the people that wears it.
UpScene is basically …

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[ 8 Aug 2009 | Comments Off | 11,452 views | Print This Post | Email This Post ]
Nike Air Max LeBron VII

I just woke up and forgot to mention this from earlier. the Nike Air Max LeBron VIIs were unveiled to our eyes. At a global media summit in Akron, Ohio where LeBron was with the performance footwear designer, Jason Petrie. Jason has a triumphet story you guys have to check out to understand the moment he got to design these bad boys.
These babies were designed to deliver maximum comfort and stability but check out  the twenty and the three on em. Very nice. the Nike Max also features, a company …

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[ 5 Aug 2009 | One Comment | 4,673 views | Print This Post | Email This Post ]
Streetwear: BlackGrapes Clothing

Today i would like to introduce you to BlackGrapes. Bo and Gee are the founders of the BlackGrape clothing line based out of the Bay Area, San Francisco. with the influences of the skateboard culture, underground music and graffit art, the BlackGrape was established from the streets. It didn’t matter that they were raised around the hustle, gang culture or the lure of fast money. these guys stayed true to their roots and formed the streetwear movement known now as the BlackGrapes.
Now, there is always some symbolism or meaning behind …

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[ 26 Jul 2009 | Comments Off | 1,936 views | Print This Post | Email This Post ]
Streetwear label Kiwi is concentrating on the Australian, Asian and domestic markets

Kiwi streetwear label Federation is streetsmart at exporting these days.
Five years ago when the company started sending its clothes to the US it offered credit to all its retail customers and learned the hard way. In some cases they waited up to a year to be paid, chief executive Nick Clegg says, “and in a few instances not at all”.
At one point they made the trek to a trade show in New York, where they got orders but not enough to cover the expense of being there.
But on that trip …

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[ 29 Jun 2009 | Comments Off | 234,238 views | Print This Post | Email This Post ]
Karmaloop’s Kazbah

Deep below the Karmaloop site is the exclusive underground marketplace for the best new & up-coming independent brands known as the Karmaloop Kazbah.
Real Hip-Hop heads- listen up!!! Beasted has just dropped a new amazing limited & highly collectable series with Rap’s Grateful Dead tribute tees. The Rap’s Grateful Dead series features ODB, 2PAC, Biggie, JDilla, and Big Pun. Collect the entire series!
West coast heads rejoice! Yeaaah the Lakers won! Now go celebrate in style with Penant Race’s new Champs Courtside Tee! Also for the East coast homies – PR just …

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[ 10 Jun 2009 | One Comment | 6,270 views | Print This Post | Email This Post ]
Streetwear Watch: The Hundreds

There’s a buzz in the streetwear scene and the buzz is community. Long gone is the one way marketing style, as streetwear creators are now reaching out to their audience through the internet… and their audience is reaching back. Take Bobby Kim and Ben Shenassafar, founders and creators of The Hundreds, a streetwear brand created out of boredom in law school.
The brand started its business in 2003, featuring designs inspired by the California and Los Angeles lifestyles, specifically the SoCal’s skateboarding, surf, punk and hip hop cultures. As a nod …