Thrasher Presents James Capps’ “Seek Know1edge” Part

LifestyleComments ⋅ Jul 11, 2014
Though a relative unknown, James Capps has been quietly killing it under the radar in the Bay Area for years. After several highlights from longtime sponsor FTC, Capps and Thrasher Magazine have finally released a full-length part in the form of R...

Lakai Limited Footwear Welcomes Karsten Kleppan

LifestyleComments ⋅ Apr 10, 2014
Crailtap has seen a revival of sorts across its umbrella companies in the past few years, curating a team of all-terrain rippers to retain their positions amongst skateboarding’s most beloved brands. Where backseat-riding man-children represent...

A Conversation with Scott Johnston of Lakai

EditorialComments ⋅ Mar 21, 2014
Even as California-based skate shoe brand Lakai continues to attract a consumer base that lies outside of the sport, it and its founders have remained firmly dedicated to the sub-culture it was born out of. That being said, it has also remained open...

Lakai 2014 Spring Echelon Collection

StyleComments ⋅ Mar 14, 2014
Skateboard-inclined footwear label Lakai presents its 2014 spring Echelon collection. The line introduces two new silhouettes in the form of the Albany and Camby Mid, both crafted out of premium tonal canvas uppers and featuring simplistic details su...

Earl Sweatshirt x Lakai 2014 Footwear Collection

StyleComments ⋅ Mar 2, 2014
Earl Sweatshirt has teamed up with skateboard footwear label Lakai to produce a small capsule collection. Lakai’s Camby silhouette serves as the canvas for this collaboration and Sweatshirt offers up the shoe in four different colorways offerin...

Diamond Supply Co. x Lakai Griffin Pack

StyleComments ⋅ Oct 1, 2013
After several early previews across the skate world this summer, Diamond Supply Co. and Lakai release a new minimalist co-branded Griffin shoe. A one-piece toe box feature accompanies nods at Diamond’s mint color on the foxing tape, a thin and...

Introducing the Vincent by Lakai: Vincent Alvarez’s First Pro Model

StyleComments ⋅ Aug 2, 2013
Vincent Alvarez’s opening part in Girl and Chocolate’s Pretty Sweet best embodies the ‘Skate and Destroy’ mantra – from its Suicidal Tendencies-assisted soundtrack to the skater’s absolute decimation of any and all terra...

The Quiet Life x Lakai 2013 Spring/Summer Capsule Collection

StyleComments ⋅ Jul 19, 2013
The Quiet Life always has something creative up their sleeve, with the California-based clothing brand having close ties with the Crailtap family. Here we find the quirky company teaming up with Lakai Limited Footwear to produce a small capsule for S...

Lakai: Venice to Venice with Guy Mariano

LifestyleComments ⋅ Jun 20, 2013
Lakai has just released a ‘pretty sweet’ short featuring Guy Mariano in promotion of the legend’s newest shoe: the Guy XLK. The clip, directed by in-house filmmaker Frederico Vitetta, finds Guy making his dreams a fantastic reality...

N.A.S.A. x Lakai Glow-in-the-Dark Telford Shoe

StyleComments ⋅ Dec 11, 2012
N.A.S.A. teams with Lakai to produce this glow-in-the-dark Telford shoe. Not to be confused with the space agency, N.A.S.A stands for North America/South America and is a music collaboration between Brazilian DJ Ze Gonzales (aka DJ Zegon) and music p...

FTC x Girl x Lakai “Tennis” Capsule Collection

StyleComments ⋅ Sep 14, 2012
Going back to its roots and paying homage to the sport of tennis, FTC teams up with Lakai and Girl Skateboards to release a tennis-themed capsule collection. Launching this Saturday, the collection is comprised of the Carroll 5 shoe in two colorway v...

Lakai “A Postcard From Paris” Feature

LifestyleComments ⋅ Aug 5, 2012
The skate purists at Lakai have released a digital postcard from their European team’s recent Paris residency. Along with American riders Daniel Espinoza and Sebo Walker, Lakai’s creatively-minded foreign contingency gives us insight into...

Atlas x Lakai Carter Pack

StyleComments ⋅ Jun 15, 2012
Lakai footwear recently worked alongside Bay Area skate boutique Atlas on a new release coming in the form of the Carter pack. A trio of tonal colorways is paired with a low-top profile and clean design for this collection. Dual branding is additiona...

Lakai Brady Belmont XLK Project Commercial

StyleComments ⋅ Jan 24, 2012
The latest commercial spot from Lakai finds skater Danny Brady doing what he does best in order to turn up the heat for the recently released Brady Belmont XLK shoe. Featuring a ton of worthwhile tricks to check out, including blunt kickflips and cro...

Thrasher: King of the Road Episode 13 featuring Lakai (End of the Line)

LifestyleComments ⋅ Jan 23, 2012
With the Thrasher: King of the Road tour wrapping up in Los Angeles, episode 13 sees Lakai take home the trophy over the Vans, Nike SB and Dekline teams. This latest video sees everything from the skating of the Scientology Center to the high jump co...