Skate Category

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This July 10-11, the semi-annual edition of the Agenda Show took place at their foremost location, the Long Beach Convention Center. The premier show is the host to close to 700 brands comprised of streetwear, skate, surf, contemporary, women’s, and other modern lifestyle brands. The beautiful scenery and setting that is downtown Long Beach, which is right next to the Long Beach Pike, makes for a perfect couple of days to be at Agenda. Not to mention that the sunny yet cool chill weather is always perfect during Agenda. UponRead More
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In the historic Cooper Building, a landmark in the Fashion District of Los Angeles’ network of offices and showrooms, business cards were traded, advice was given, and money was made. On July 8th and 9th, Venue Tradeshow made its way back into Los Angeles for it’s third semi-annual iteration. Venue is a showcase of independent clothing brands, with a large focus on streetwear, where ambitious labels can network with, and hopefully sell their wares to, retail outlets ranging from local boutiques to major department stores. Exhibitors from throughout North America such as UnitedRead More
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Los Angeles has long been known as the Mecca of streetwear. From the hallowed sidewalks of Fairfax, to the heart of the Fashion District, brands from all over the world look to become household names, starting with a foothold in the city that wears t-shirts all 12 months of the year. This summer, the streetwear industry will congregate in Los Angeles from July 8th to July 11th. Upstart brands and industry fixtures alike will be exhibiting their upcoming lines at two major trade shows in Los Angeles, Agenda Long Beach,Read More
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Posted On March 20, 2014By JK GabrilloIn Fashion, Lifestyle, Lifestyle, Skate, Streetwear

The Name

When we see a certain color, or the way a title is spelled, we can think of numerous brands. Today, in the street wear industry, we can identify the red bar as Supreme or Obey. When we see a check mark swoosh, we instantly think Nike. I can go on and on about these brands yet, how did these brands come up with their name? Highsnobiety has recently published a story of how 20 different street brands got their name. It’s quiet interesting to see the stories of the brands thatRead More
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Visit California collaborated with professional skater Bob Burnquist to help him build a dream come true skate ramp. After Bob has skated on almost every type of surface available around the world, he was given another possibility to skate on a new surface. Water! He can now add skating on the beautiful blue waters of Lake Tahoe, California to his list. Not a bad idea for Visit California to promote visiting California and Lake Tahoe. Thumbs up Visit California!   Photo & Video Source: Visit California YouTubeRead More
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Posted On March 11, 2014By JK GabrilloIn Entertainment, Fashion, Skate, Sports, Streetwear, Video

SK8

With the various different clothing brands around the world, NIKE has always emphasized their support for the lifestyle of skateboarders around the world. Since 2002, Nike SB (Skate Boarding) has not only changed the shoe game, but also the lifestyle of what sneakerheads might consider a new era in their Nike collection. I remember back then, I would collect/sell/trade different types of SB shoes just to collect and wear. The most popular shoe we might think of when we hear Nike SB is probably the Tiffany Dunk Low. This shoeRead More
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Posted On March 6, 2014By yungbosstinaIn Fashion, Lifestyle, Products, Skate, Streetwear

Diamond supply co x Modernica

              The bigger the Diamond supply co brand gets, so does their ideas. We’ve seen them collaborate with countless brands in the past year and put their designs on just about everything but I think this tops the list.          Diamond has been piece by piece branching out into the home goods game releasing items like blankets, rugs, pillows, towels, and ashtrays. Earlier in 2013, Nicky diamonds announced via Instagram that he will be collaborating with Modernica furniture to create a modern fiberglassRead More
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  Or are they….?Read More