Bape Hong Kong will drop an extensive collection of products this Saturday. The releases include a Bapex, Bape’s own Rolex rip, a pink towel, fur lined parka and pillow. Hoodies and a metallic foil t-shirt round out these releases. Nothing too crazy to speak of visually. Available December 15th.
With their Supra Sky High on the way this Saturday, December 15th, details have been revealed from Brooklyn Projects regarding an upcoming 3-pack collaboration with Circa. Each pair includes a solid colored toe-box with a patterned side. The model itself was designed entirely by Brooklyn Projects and will enter their roster of shoes in Spring of ‘09. Look for them to release this Spring.
For Kevin Lyons, he could viewed in elite company as among the world’s finest t-shirt designers. Since receiving his masters degree from CalArts, he has gone on to work for Nike, Girl Skateboards and maintained close ties with powerhouse brands such as Jordan Brand, Stussy, UBIQ, and SSUR from his work as a free lance artist. This book represents a catalog of Kevin Lyons’ works from 1989 until 2006. Within the pages you will see advertisement campaigns alongside a staggering 500+ t-shirt designs. For the man who thought he could create the graphic equivalent to hip-hop through his work, this book represents his exploits to the fullest. Available at Frontline Shop, Amazon and Arkitip.
Info: The Hyde
Plasticgod is set to release a new set of Axis of Evil toys made in conjunction with Super Rad Toys. This updated set of political leaders now includes the “Ghost of Saddam”. The set also includes Tony Blair, George W. Bush, Kim Jong II and Osama Bin Laden. The $120 set will be available for signing from Plasticgod himself at the Santa Monica Museum of Art on Saturday, December 12th.
Santa Monica Museum of Art
Bergamot Station (Building G1)
5:00 – 8:00 pm
2525 Michigan Ave., A3
Santa Monica, CA 90404
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Reigning Champ made some huge noise this year with an extensive range of fleece items which included crewnecks, hoodies and jackets. They’ve followed up on this success with an unorthodox take on the peacoat. Their peacoat utilizes trademark heavyweight fleece with high quality details such as calfskin trim and horn buttons. Available now at Haven.