Tag Archives: Skate

adidas Skateboarding Teams With Japanese Skate Brand Evisen For A New 3MC

Though it was born in sunny California streets and emptied-out pools, skateboarding has since grown into a sport that’s loved worldwide and has set down deep roots in locales as far off as Japan. And when it comes to Japanese skate brands, one of the names that first comes to mind is unquestionably Evisen — a company launched in 2011 by founder Katsumi Minami that boasts some of Japan’s most elite skaters as its team members. Now, Eveisen has linked up with the Trefoil Brand for…

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Nike’s SB Dunk High “Humidity” Celebrates New Orleans’s Oldest Skate Shop

Nike SB adds another special Dunk High to its selection in celebration of New Orleans’s oldest skate shop, Humidity. The retailer will soon celebrate its 22-year anniversary alongside commemorating “N’awlins'” tricentennial. The upper sees a metallic gold finish reminiscent of a brass horn and rests atop a matching t…

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The New Vans Paradoxxx Is A Surf-Inspired Skate Shoe

Few brands can boast a history that’s as deeply and richly intertwined with skateboarding and skate culture as Vans. With shoes like the Sk8-Hi, the Authentic, and the Old Skool under their belt, the California-based brand truly has their finger on the pulse and legacy of skateboarding. But the brand with the jazz stripe does more than just skate: they’re extremely involved in surfing as well, hosting surfing tournaments and boasting a roster full of world class surfers like Dane…

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Nike SB Is Releasing A Full Deconstructed Pack Of Skate Shoes

Last week brought a first look the the upcoming Nike SB Dunk Low Pro in this deconstructed construction that brings it back to basics with no additional elements that are deemed unnecessary.  The Swoosh will also be adding the Zoom Janoski and the Blazer Low to this pack with the same Light Bone make-up that utilizes khaki as quick hits throughout the models. Adorned in premium nubuck leather, this pack focuses on similicity while still emphasizing quality creating a new aesthetic that highl…

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Old School Tokyo Barbershop BARBER SAKOTA Launches New Skate Deck

Tokyo-based barber shop BARBER SAKOTA has established a loyal and diverse following that ranges from local skaters to elementary school kids and elders alike. Its founder Masaki Sakota previously worked at Freemans Sporting Club and is also a seasoned skateboarder. With an old-school barbershop look and feel, Sakota’s unassuming store sits next to the Shimotakaido neig…

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