The Agenda Trade Show is a forum for the most inspired in the streetwear and action sports industries. From the garage-run lines on the verge of explosion, such as some of the labels you see in this preview, to the well-established elite including Alife, Stussy and 10.Deep, Agenda caters to the needs of both buyers and brands. This season look out for the re-launch of Alphanumeric, the debut of Fiberops for Altamont, Juxtapoz Apparel and much more. Agenda San Diego takes place January 24th – 26th, 2008.
San Diego Concourse
202 C St. San Diego CA
Chuck Anderson has just put 12 new pieces of work up at NoPattern. Eight of them are archival quality giclee prints on Hahnemuhle photo rag – and if you’ve ever seen a print on that up close, you know it’s some beautiful paper. Of the remaining four prints, one is a collaborative piece with Nigel Dennis of ElectricHeat. Check them all out and enjoy. The work is for sale at the NP&CO online store. Prices range from $60 to $125 USD and each print is individually numbered.
So you’re all grown up now, sick of graphic t-shirts and all over prints but for some reason your inner beast keeps howling for some exclusive and limited items. Have no fear because Mastermind Japan has just recently released a new skull necktie with Gingam who they say has developed the world’s most advance way to bond Swarovski crystals to various materials. This necktie is part of their 2008 S/S “Heartful” collection which we have talked about several times in the past few weeks. The tie is available now at Cliffedge.
Who doesn’t love Bearbrick? The cute cuddly figures in the shape of a bear have been designed by the likes of famous artist such as KAWS to hi-fashion labels such as Chanel. The Bearbrick website has just been updated with several new Bearbricks that will be coming out this Spring which include Bearbricks featuring Star War’s Wicket Ewok, the TV series LOST, the doll Rika Chan, the horror movie SAW, the lingerie store Peach John and more! You can check them all out here.
Design brand Nooka kicks off their design initiative with a series of watches with more projects on the horizon. Named after the local accented way of saying New York, the brand represents Nooka’s love of New York with a series of innovative watches. The ZOT AL offers an unconventional method of telling time, using a dotted display on an aluminum face. Other standard features include a chronograph and alarm. Available at select dealers and online via Nooka.