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January 8, 2013 @ 02:19 PM
cityofsavages

Post: 1302

Join Date: Jun 2012

Location: Old Fourth Ward

Sorry to weigh in on this if it seems irrelevant but I've been reading the thread because I'm doing a dissertation/thesis on streetwear brands, the consumption and marketing of it etc. I'm quite new to it all and would love to discuss topics like what introduced you to these sort of brands e.g. Stussy, Obey, or even newer brands and what attracts you to specific ones. Do you find it's mostly through music, skating or just the people you've been around? What's the culture like surrounding it? How far do you go to find limited edition or vintage gear that no one else has? Or is it simply about the clothes.

Also, please don't reply to this is you're going to be a dick about it, trying to be productive here! Thanks!
This book http://www.amazon.co.uk/Streetwear-Insiders-Guide-Steven-Vogel/dp/0811860361/ref=sr_1_fkmr1_1?s=book...  should help w/ your Thesis it basically has background info on every streetwear brand that ever mattered. As far as what attracts me to a brand personally it's really all about how the stuff looks the designs/colors they use etc. I won't rock a brand who I feel uses stupid or gimmicky designs.  

City of Savages Clothing http://shop.thecityofsavages.com "Live Free or Die"

January 8, 2013 @ 02:22 PM
cityofsavages

Post: 1302

Join Date: Jun 2012

Location: Old Fourth Ward

Hi all,

Haven't gotten to printing shirts yet, but just looking for honest feedback to see if my designs seem fit and worth my money to get printed.




These are good, don't feel like you'd be wasting bread printing them. Go for it.

City of Savages Clothing http://shop.thecityofsavages.com "Live Free or Die"

January 8, 2013 @ 02:24 PM
crushtina

Post: 9

Join Date: Jan 2013

Sorry to weigh in on this if it seems irrelevant but I've been reading the thread because I'm doing a dissertation/thesis on streetwear brands, the consumption and marketing of it etc. I'm quite new to it all and would love to discuss topics like what introduced you to these sort of brands e.g. Stussy, Obey, or even newer brands and what attracts you to specific ones. Do you find it's mostly through music, skating or just the people you've been around? What's the culture like surrounding it? How far do you go to find limited edition or vintage gear that no one else has? Or is it simply about the clothes.

Also, please don't reply to this is you're going to be a dick about it, trying to be productive here! Thanks!
This book http://www.amazon.co.uk/Streetwear-Insiders-Guide-Steven-Vogel/dp/0811860361/ref=sr_1_fkmr1_1?s=book...  should help w/ your Thesis it basically has background info on every streetwear brand that ever mattered. As far as what attracts me to a brand personally it's really all about how the stuff looks the designs/colors they use etc. I won't rock a brand who I feel uses stupid or gimmicky designs.  
Thanks, I've been recommended that book quite a lot!
January 8, 2013 @ 03:58 PM
aaronspelling1

Post: 3

Join Date: Jan 2013

Hi there, I was wondering if Supreme released at a time this jumper : SUPREME X MICHAEL JORDAN. Here a few pictures to check it. If someone knows.? for me it seems to be real even if the tag is faded. Tell me what you think  http://www.flickr.com/photos/92067258@N08/sets/72157632472468376/
January 8, 2013 @ 04:20 PM
dwiptrlatief

Post: 6

Join Date: Jan 2013

What do you prefer guys between shoes and denim?
January 8, 2013 @ 04:27 PM
Hellah Fresh

Post: 3983

Join Date: Dec 2006

Hi all,

Haven't gotten to printing shirts yet, but just looking for honest feedback to see if my designs seem fit and worth my money to get printed.




Pretty nice Art. I say go for it! What did you use to create these?
January 8, 2013 @ 04:53 PM
dietros

Post: 10

Join Date: Jan 2013

Hi all,

Haven't gotten to printing shirts yet, but just looking for honest feedback to see if my designs seem fit and worth my money to get printed.




Pretty nice Art. I say go for it! What did you use to create these?
Thanks to everyone who commented for the positive feedback so far!
Maybe it's a good call to start planning a limited run of some prints .

To answer BadNews: These are all done in Adobe Illustrator, so they are scalable vector pieces.
January 8, 2013 @ 05:12 PM
Bazzy

Post: 11

Join Date: Jan 2013

Hi all,

Haven't gotten to printing shirts yet, but just looking for honest feedback to see if my designs seem fit and worth my money to get printed.
Pretty nice Art. I say go for it! What did you use to create these?
Thanks to everyone who commented for the positive feedback so far!
Maybe it's a good call to start planning a limited run of some prints .

To answer BadNews: These are all done in Adobe Illustrator, so they are scalable vector pieces.
Did you do them or do you have an artist? Reminds me of one of my favorite vector illustrators
January 8, 2013 @ 05:29 PM
dietros

Post: 10

Join Date: Jan 2013

Hi all,

Haven't gotten to printing shirts yet, but just looking for honest feedback to see if my designs seem fit and worth my money to get printed.
Pretty nice Art. I say go for it! What did you use to create these?
Thanks to everyone who commented for the positive feedback so far!
Maybe it's a good call to start planning a limited run of some prints .

To answer BadNews: These are all done in Adobe Illustrator, so they are scalable vector pieces.
Did you do them or do you have an artist? Reminds me of one of my favorite vector illustrators
I did them myself. What artist do these remind you of?
January 8, 2013 @ 06:11 PM
nelsonram

Post: 127

Join Date: Aug 2012

@dietros I think these would be awesome on pocket tee's and stickers dude
January 8, 2013 @ 06:46 PM
dietros

Post: 10

Join Date: Jan 2013

@dietros I think these would be awesome on pocket tee's and stickers dude
Thanks for the positive comment! How would you print them on pocket tee's? Just the pocket or as a regular print on the chest?
January 8, 2013 @ 07:07 PM
BEENHUSTLINGNINEFOUR

Post: 271

Join Date: Apr 2012

Location: Yass

These just came in today...hangtag/sticker combo

Are you Lil B's unofficial fan brand or something?
They have his cat on a shirt. http://www.calibased.com/shop/keke/
keke is her own feline, no man owns her

hot water

January 8, 2013 @ 07:12 PM
BEENHUSTLINGNINEFOUR

Post: 271

Join Date: Apr 2012

Location: Yass

qrct1: You're a clown bro, what are you even doing in this thread. People come in here for some constructive criticism on their brand not to hear your bullshit that makes no sense. I could care less if you like my brand, obviously it's not for everyone but you don't need to bash everyone's shit for no reason. 

everyone else: Appreciate the feedback. I understand my target audience are people who fuck with Lil B and his based/positive mentality and that was my intention going into this. Like I said it's not for everyone and in reality no other brand is, people like different shit, plain and simple. 
are you one of those people that takes lil b serious?

hot water

January 8, 2013 @ 07:20 PM
Vicious Art

Post: 18

Join Date: Jan 2013


I am Starting a new Clothing Line 
and need your feedback about this LOGO

http://www.viciousartclothing.com

January 8, 2013 @ 07:21 PM
BEENHUSTLINGNINEFOUR

Post: 271

Join Date: Apr 2012

Location: Yass

Sorry to weigh in on this if it seems irrelevant but I've been reading the thread because I'm doing a dissertation/thesis on streetwear brands, the consumption and marketing of it etc. I'm quite new to it all and would love to discuss topics like what introduced you to these sort of brands e.g. Stussy, Obey, or even newer brands and what attracts you to specific ones. Do you find it's mostly through music, skating or just the people you've been around? What's the culture like surrounding it? How far do you go to find limited edition or vintage gear that no one else has? Or is it simply about the clothes.

Also, please don't reply to this is you're going to be a dick about it, trying to be productive here! Thanks!
music introduced me to new friends, these friends introduced me to the whole culture, before that i was a little kid wearing some Hot Wheels shirts and some shit from JC Penney's.

i liked the designs.

as for limited edition/vintage shit: rarely ever do i actively search this shit out, although i have a little mental list of long sold out clothes i'd cop the second the opportunity presented itself. 

hot water

January 8, 2013 @ 08:26 PM
dietros

Post: 10

Join Date: Jan 2013


I am Starting a new Clothing Line 
and need your feedback about this LOGO
I think it needs a little more work, it's a little too basic imho (looks like times with a rotated S). The S seems to be a little unbalanced, it floats more to the right.
January 8, 2013 @ 08:59 PM
theblackflag

Post: 42

Join Date: Jan 2013

Can anyone link me to some good printers?  New to all this I'm tryna get a feel.  

I know some local places but I'm wondering if there are some real nice worth while ones that I should know about.  Talkin T's, sweatshirts, beanies, snapbacks, even stickers.  Appreciate any responses
January 8, 2013 @ 09:28 PM
nelsonram

Post: 127

Join Date: Aug 2012

@dietros I think these would be awesome on pocket tee's and stickers dude
Thanks for the positive comment! How would you print them on pocket tee's? Just the pocket or as a regular print on the chest?
I would say just the pocket!
January 8, 2013 @ 09:28 PM
nelsonram

Post: 127

Join Date: Aug 2012


I am Starting a new Clothing Line 
and need your feedback about this LOGO
It needs more pop!
January 8, 2013 @ 10:33 PM
thepoorboys

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January 8, 2013 @ 10:40 PM
uzidoesit

Post: 32

Join Date: Nov 2011

Location: USA



Sneak Peek of Premium W/S Collection coming soon..
January 8, 2013 @ 10:48 PM
chads

Post: 1545

Join Date: Dec 2011

Location: Vermont

Hi there, I was wondering if Supreme released at a time this jumper : SUPREME X MICHAEL JORDAN. Here a few pictures to check it. If someone knows.? for me it seems to be real even if the tag is faded. Tell me what you think  http://www.flickr.com/photos/92067258@N08/sets/72157632472468376/
http://hypebeast.com/forums/fashion-brands/193435

chadacadabra.tumblr.com

January 8, 2013 @ 10:48 PM
chads

Post: 1545

Join Date: Dec 2011

Location: Vermont

Can anyone link me to some good printers?  New to all this I'm tryna get a feel.  

I know some local places but I'm wondering if there are some real nice worth while ones that I should know about.  Talkin T's, sweatshirts, beanies, snapbacks, even stickers.  Appreciate any responses
http://google.com/

chadacadabra.tumblr.com

January 8, 2013 @ 10:56 PM
DannyHH

Post: 550

Join Date: Dec 2006

Location: United States



Sneak Peek of Premium W/S Collection coming soon..
You sure know how to make a product look good
January 8, 2013 @ 11:11 PM
theblackflag

Post: 42

Join Date: Jan 2013

Can anyone link me to some good printers?  New to all this I'm tryna get a feel.  

I know some local places but I'm wondering if there are some real nice worth while ones that I should know about.  Talkin T's, sweatshirts, beanies, snapbacks, even stickers.  Appreciate any responses
http://google.com/
Gee thanks 
January 8, 2013 @ 11:31 PM
vincentcartel

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Location: L.A

January 8, 2013 @ 11:31 PM
vincentcartel

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Location: L.A

January 8, 2013 @ 11:37 PM
Jake Ocean

Post: 752

Join Date: Jan 2012

Location: Los Angeles

Can anyone link me to some good printers?  New to all this I'm tryna get a feel.  

I know some local places but I'm wondering if there are some real nice worth while ones that I should know about.  Talkin T's, sweatshirts, beanies, snapbacks, even stickers.  Appreciate any responses
hit up Little Mountain Supply Co.

http://www.distantlight.co

January 8, 2013 @ 11:37 PM
vincentcartel

Post: 4

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Location: L.A

January 8, 2013 @ 11:59 PM
shillco

Post: 63

Join Date: Nov 2012

Can anyone link me to some good printers?  New to all this I'm tryna get a feel.  

I know some local places but I'm wondering if there are some real nice worth while ones that I should know about.  Talkin T's, sweatshirts, beanies, snapbacks, even stickers.  Appreciate any responses
http://google.com/
Gee thanks 
Local is probably best for a screen printer. Check yelp instead of google.com (but searching on the internet is best). When you find a screen printer they can point you in the direction of everything else you're looking for. No right answer, depends on your bankroll and brand vision. For stickers, I recommend http://diecutstickers.com

www.shillingfordco.com


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