Perenial streetwear favorites Freshjive has released their 2008 summer collection. The collection features a series of t-shirts in characteristically bold graphics as well as cut&sew pieces in the form of button-up shirts and shorts. Check your local Freshjive dealer for availability.
Casio has been consistently releasing G-Shock collaborations for their 25th Anniversary throughout this year. Their latest project is with Japanese lifestyle brand United Arrows on the G-Shock AWG-525UAJ-7AJR model. A white skeleton case and orange accents will be used on the G-Shock featuring the United Arrows name on the face, and the United Arrows logo on the back. This watch will be available for pre-sale order at United Arrows on June 9 (Monday) 12:00 – June 20 (Friday) 12:00.
As many residents of China’s Sichuan area still struggle to return to normality following a devastating earthquake last month, the humanitarian efforts are still at a pinnacle as the outpouring of support continues. Toy-makers adFunture have joined forces with an all-star cast of global brands, on a special edition YOKA vinyle figure. The list of collaborators include DITA Eyewear, Staple Design, Suitman, Revelator, Black Cross, GUE and Puma. All sales will be strictly donate to the Red Cross Society of China. The 10” vinyl figures will go on sale, June 12th at adfunture.com.
Pharrell has recently signed the musical duo of Chester French named Rolling Stone’s “Artists to Watch” and Spin Magazine’s “Who’s Next 2008”. This fresh new tag-team from Star Trak will be performing live at the UNDFTD Silver Lake Chapter on Thursday, June 5th at 7:30pm. The Harvard alums are scheduled to preform an acoustic set of their new single “She Loves Everybody” and “Fall Back” originally done with Talib Kweli.
Chester French Live Performance at UNDFTD Silver Lake
Thursday, June 5th
3827w. Sunset Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA. 90026
Despite Rogue Status’s Gun Show print inauguration a few years back, the design has still become a staple of the LA brand. As part of Grenade’s Artist Series, the brand has once again revisited the print in the GAS (Grenade Artist Series). The print is seen on a white jacket, providing a good contrast. Look for these to release in the fall/winter season.
Source: Rogue Status