The 13 Best Style Books for Men • Gear Patrol

Getting the latest, greatest, and most fashionable clothes can be tricky, so why not snag the well-dressed guy on your list for something that doesn’t sacrifice style for substance? Men’s style books can be an unconventional choice, but having quick access to some great fashion resources in a format that …

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Residents Share Their Likes and Dislikes of Gainesville Skateboard Park Design

“The plans look good,” Spinks said. “The design of the park concept is aimed at street skaters and green skaters. It has a good flow and I believe it will be loved by skaters in Gainesville and beyond. Resident Michael L. Lynch said he thinks park officials are doing a …

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Heron Preston launches branded ’90s skate-inspired basketball skateboards

Today, Heron Preston and Jacuzzi are bringing basketball skateboards to the world. The collection is inspired by the skate culture of the 90s and the connection between skateboarding and basketball. It’s an original idea from Jacuzzi, with a little mentoring from Preston. The brand is inspired by the parallels between …

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Chanel, Hermes, Louis Vuitton, Dior Sports Equipment auctioned at Christies

Luxury vintage retailer What Goes Around Comes Around has teamed up with Christie’s to celebrate the online retailer’s 25th anniversary with a coveted set of rare fashion and accessories. While items like an 1890s Goyard steam trunk and a bunch of Hermes bags are certainly worth reading, we’re putting our …

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Skateboarding Fashion Brand Now Serves Filipino Vegan Food

Openings Adams Morgan’s Spacycloud (née sPACYcLOUd) was originally a skateboarder fashion brand, but is now turning into a vegan restaurant. Washington City Paper reports on the restaurant, which will stay open late and serve kombucha cocktails and Filipino-inspired herbal dishes. Gifts Plan to be at Dupont on the morning of …

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MakerBot Design Series: the 3D printed skateboard

This story is the fourth part of by MakerBot series of design studies, exploring the relationship between designers and their tools. We started this design series by leaning into iterative design with bikes, and now we’re ready to switch gears (ah!) to tackle an increasingly popular and radical form of …

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Art and design schools should train creators, not theoreticians

An infamous refrain about young people today is that they are pampered, empowered, self-centered and tech-addicted. But as the events of this year have shown us, teens and young adults are fiercely engaged, strong, resilient and determined to make their mark in the world. It’s something I know firsthand as …

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Ski equipment: why your skis must be made to measure | British GQ

Mechie studied industrial design and engineering in college and first worked in home automation systems. Its one-man manufacturing process at Nix is ​​similar to that of major commercial brands, except it uses extra-light and strong bamboo cores for its skis and boards. Next is CNC milling, carbon fiber reinforcement, fiberglass …

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Goal! Reused sports equipment is a Slam Dunk

The art of reuse is entering the world of sport. Deflated soccer balls, separate skateboards and other sports equipment provide a rich source of inspiration for innovative craftsmen. Recycled as functional items, items like balls, boards, and sticks offer interesting textures, sturdy patterns, and a delicious element of whimsy. The …

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felipe pantone embodies the energy of sport in the design of a skateboard deck

the skateboard manufacturer’s miller division, in partnership with art platform ‘ink and movement’, is collaborating to create a ‘signature series’ – a collection of limited-edition skateboard decks designed by contemporary artists. the first in this series was designed by felipe pantone, an argentinian-spanish artist best known for his kinetic and …

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Rochester’s Kodak brand rolls with skateboarders

Kodak film, Kodak print … Kodak Skates? The iconic Eastman Kodak Company brand, with its recognizable colors and logo in yellow and red, will accompany skateboarders this year as part of a collaboration with California-based Girl Skateboard Co., a well-known skate brand. The product collection includes boards, wheels and apparel …

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The skate park program combines sport, art and design

Blending art and sport, kids came together to design, build, and skate at North Houston Skate Park. The park has partnered with Harris County Public Library and skateboard store Clouds and Tricks for the week-long Skateboard Building Workshop July 17-21. This was the first year of the free workshop, which …

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The skateboard that becomes ‘Vroom’

When Tony Hawk meets Tony Stark, you get the 121C Arc Fin. Not your average skateboard, the 121C Arc Aileron puts a motor under the board, giving you the familiar feeling of skateboarding, with the added thrust of a brushless DC motor that propels you up to 35 km/h. Designed …

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Ed Sheeran’s Favorite Skate Brand, Plus Other Cool UK Skate Labels | British GQ

Everyone loves Palace, right? The oversized triangle logo is as ubiquitous at London Fashion Week Men’s as it is at Southbank and skateparks (and across the US, with Jay-Z and Rihanna among celebrity fans). There’s a reason for that and it’s that the brand, founded in 2009 by Lev Tanju, …

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How ASAP Ant Created A Successful Skateboarding Brand Without Skating A Day In Their Life

ASAP Ant founded Marino Infantry, a skate-inspired brand, almost 10 years ago. According to him, the big breakup of Marino Infantry came when ASAP Rocky wore a Marino Infantry T-shirt in the “Peso” music video. “The brand has been around since I was 14, but it didn’t really work until …

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Skateboarder Tony Hawk Says He Needs To Destroy His Brand To Know Its Value – Quartz

Today, Tony Hawk’s brand is pretty much beyond reproach. The action sports poster is “considered athletically talented, with performances that deliver thrills,” notes Leigh Steinberg, a sports agent who has represented more than 300 top athletes. On top of that, the pro skateboarder is “smart, handsome, with a pleasant personality,” …

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10 equipment options to improve your balance

Balance is the key to improving your surfing. Photo: Trainer of small bantams It’s no surprise that the more you practice your balance on land, the better you feel on your board. Balance is directly affected by your core strength, so it goes without saying that core training is great …

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Justin Bieber walks to an Ibiza skatepark in camouflage gear

He enjoyed skateboarding in a skatepark in Ibiza. But the only thing Justin Bieber lacked was a practice jump to test his skills. Luckily, a brave friend entered the breach and lay down on the concrete, hoping the 22-year-old would jump on him. Scroll down for video Precarious: In the …

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Research and Markets – Global Skateboarding Equipment Market 2016-2020

DUBLIN, July 12, 2016 / PRNewswire / – Research and markets announced the addition of “Global Skateboarding Equipment Market 2016-2020” compared to their offer. The global Skateboarding Equipment market is expected to grow at 2.67% CAGR during the period 2016-2020. The Global Skateboarding Equipment Market 2016-2020 has been prepared on …

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Capturing the local London skateboard brand, in pictures

The Palace Wayward Boys Choir doesn’t sing – and their titular palace is a rental house near Waterloo Station in London. Instead, the boys form a London skateboard gang – and have gone from shooting shaky videos to lending their name to the city’s cult fashion brand, Palace. This week, …

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Rising Popularity Of Skateboarding To Drive Global Skateboard Equipment Market Through 2020, Says Technavio

LONDON–(COMMERCIAL THREAD) – According to the latest market research published by Technavio, the global skateboard equipment market is expected to exceed $ 5 billion by 2020. This research report entitled ‘Global Skateboarding Equipment Market 2016-2020‘provides in-depth market analysis in terms of revenue and emerging market trends. This market research report …

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Art exhibit helps kids buy sports equipment

Sean Fell, owner of Waterboyz Surf & Skate Shop, wants to help provide surf, skate and skimboard gear for kids and families who may not be able to afford them. Fell has started a nonprofit called First Ride, to raise the funds needed to provide local families with the help …

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Bunbury skateboarders say it’s ‘not cool’ to wear safety gear – ABC (none)

Last week, a 15-year-old Australind boy was killed when he slipped in the path of a car. Siobhan Maiden spoke to 15-year-olds to find out if they were wearing protective gear. One did. Most also travel on roads rather than paths. Some are aware and cautious. Some don’t care. Hear …

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Skateboard Tony Hawk’s favorite gear

I grew up surfing, but find myself snowboarding more these days. (I don’t have the patience or the time to wait for good waves.) We have a berth at Mammoth Lakes [Calif.] where we snowboard several times a season. I have one Burton Canyon board because I wear a size …

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Geoff Rowley’s design for Vans skate gear is all in the details

Geoff Rowley has a favorite shoe factory. The legendary skater won’t be revealing his location, but he says each of his signature Vans shoes is produced in this specific factory because it uses more natural rubber in its gum compound, giving it slightly better grip on his skateboard. “Some people …

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The Rise of Palace: how today’s coolest skate brand went global

If you’re a skateboarder, chances are you’ve discovered Palace for the first time thanks to their poor VHS edits. If you love the internet, you’ve probably found the mark on some obscure underground blog, a fashion forum, or on the back of your favorite rapper’s creative director. And if you’re …

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Inertia brings skateboard and snowboard gear to downtown Midland; grand opening today

With the popular Trilogy Skatepark just steps from downtown, Nick and Sharon Alfano have decided to leave their mark on skate and snowboard by opening Inertia, which will stock skate and snowboard supplies and accessories, and more. services. “Inertia brings the excitement of skateboarding and snowboarding to Midland with convenient …

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Equipment: exercise equipment that allows for dynamic and changing movement

Adding dynamic movement to strength exercises, like doing a squat on a moving surface, is good, forcing your body to balance, coordinate, and challenge a wide range of muscle groups at once. Here are some dynamic new fitness products that encourage creativity and enhance workouts for users of all ages …

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EVERYTHING YOU WANT TO KNOW ABOUT BRIAN WENNING’S NEW BRAND: LOCKDOWN SKATEBOARDS

It’s not just a rumor, Brian Wenning has really launched his own brand of skateboarding. The past two years have been crazy, but instead of lying about it, Brian came out and spoke honestly about some of the issues he was facing: the probation period, the drugs, and why things …

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Skaters prepare for a full weekend in Davenport | Local News

Rashah McChesney A concrete skatepark built on a barge docked in the Quad-Cities for the weekend, bringing together a traveling community and locals for three days of competition and shows. The Red Bull Mississippi Grind will travel the Mississippi River before stopping in New Orleans, where the skatepark will be …

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