Personalities seen within the 1968 cartoon Yellow Submarine inspired by The Beatles have made the jump onto an upcoming set of Bearbricks from Medicom Toys. Debuting at the height of psychedelic pop culture movement, the cartoon certainly doesn’t disappoint as each Bearbrick is dressed according to the cartoons they represent. A three minute trailer can be seen over at Youtube. Pre-orders have begun in Japan, but no word yet on a stateside release.
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Incorporating the best of both worlds from London and Tokyo, shown here is Articalizm’s 2008 Spring/Summer collection. The collection’s theme revolves around musical references to hip-hop as well as hunting. Products such as their bags and caps both feature vintage deadstock fabrics. Current distribution is restricted mostly to retailers such as Nomads in Japan with a further expansion slated for the rest of the world.
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With recent word of Sneaker Pimps Mexico going down on March 13th, a special custom piece was created by Nike SB “Day of the Dead” Dunk Low creator N.A.H.U.L. as he deconstructed a pair of Air Force 1s to achieve this final product. Could make for an interesting conversation piece if it ever finds its way to a coffee table. For more details at about Sneaker Pimps 2008 Mexico, refer to the link here.
The RGB color model is where the colors red, green and blue are mixed in together to recreate a broad spectrum of colors. The main use of the RGB color model is in electronic displays like TVs, video cameras, video projectors and more. DC Shoes has taken this as inspiration for the RGB footwear collection. The RBG collection consists of four shoes all based on the Monteca model. The obvious three Monteca’s are in the red, blue and green colorways. The color black, which is the result when you put red, green and blue together, is the shade for the fourth Monteca. These are now available at Chapter World, prices are set at 13,440 Yen.
Prodip’s fascination with UFO’s has made him create the Hong Kong UFO Documentary which talks about people’s sightings of UFO’s in Hong Kong. The documentary has been just released. Two versions are available; a stand alone DVD or a Off World Boxset with comes with the Off World Creature Figure designed by Michael Lau. The boxset is now available at Double-Park.
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