Monday, December 1, 2008


Talk about a winter makeover. eS put their tech thinking cap on and delivered a Climate Control Series of shoes, consisting of the Accel ($69.99), Accel Hi ($89.99) and Cessna ($74.99), each with weather resistant features to keep your feet warm and dry during the burliest of skate sessions. The Accel with the fluffy, shearling liner above is killin’ it. You may not land that heelflip f/s crook, but at least your feet will be warm!

Today at 3pm EST and 12 Noon PST, Diamond Supply Co. dropped their “Brilliant” Tee as well as their new snap backs, beanies, and wallets. These items are currently available now at Diamond Supply Co.’s online store.

Celebrating their 10th year as a pioneer street label, L-R-G teamed up with Casio for a special G-Shock. We showed you images a couple weeks ago, but now we have more info and a closer look. This is the first collaboration G-Shock has done with their flagship “Frogman” model and will most likely be the last.
Dubbed the “Frogman GW200LRG”, this watch is made for special uses, specifically, scuba diving. View a larger image below and visit Complex for all the details. Like we said earlier, this watch is super limited with only 1,000 produced. Maybe your industry homeboy can help you out…

Cali-based Skate Study House, an innovative design concept specializing in recreating popular furniture through the vision of a skateboarder, recently donated their Skate Bookshelves to the Tony Hawk Foundation for the auction at “Standup for Skate Parks’. The auction was held to help build free, public skate parks across the U.S. -can’t hate on that. The Skate Bookshelves is made of 3 longboard decks horizontal and 3 decks vertical and measure 45″ x 32″ X 10″. Hit up Skate Study to view all their products and support a good cause.

Older core skaters rejoice and newbies get educated, veteran skate company (15 years) Stereo Sound Agency, which relaunched in 2003, is re-releasing two of it’s classic videos, A Visual Sound (1994) and Tincan Folklore (1996), on DVD for the first time ever. The videos feature parts from legendary skaters of the 90s - Jason Lee, Carl Shipman, Matt Rodriguez, Mike Daher, Ethan Fowler, Greg Hunt, Chris Pastras, and more. And as an added bonus, the DVDs feature commentary from Co-Captains Jason Lee and Chris Pastras. Either pick the 2-Disc DVD Box Set up at your local skate shop, or purchase HERE. These are guaranteed to go quick.

Yesterday, we gave the link so that you can pre-order the Supra Skytop “Timbo” at Karmaloop. Now, the Skytop “Timbo” has hit In4mation, and is currently available for purchase. These sneakers are available at the In4matoin Ward location, phone orders are accepted.

Unless you’re ballin’ like Dyrdek or P-Rod, the Incase Skate Bags are a bit too C-Class celebrity for the average Skater Joe. But you can still travel in style with a couple croc’ed out Duffel Bags by KR3W. The “Kobra” Duffel Bag ($55) above is where you stash all your clothes and personal items while the “Kobra Skate” Duffel Bag ($85, after jump) is where…you guessed it…all your skate goods will fit just right. Order direct from Factory 413.

Dope socks make sneakers doper. Stuff someone’s stocking (or your own) with these Chocolate “Tito Chunk” Socks. Available in black/red or white/red. $8.99

A few seasons ago, Diamond Supply Co. and famed jewelery maker Han Cholo teamed up to bring you a collaborative t-shirt. Now, they’re back at it again with this Diamond Supply Co. x Han Cholo “Sk8 2 Death” Pendant, which is a reminiscent of the 80s Venice beach sk8 scene. It features a skull with a bandanna and a Diamond Supply Co. Trucker Hat. The pendant will come in three finishes - black, silver, and gold - and will also include a 30″ chain.

Last Saturday, HUF put together a prestigious select Winter ‘08 Drop last week, now it’s time for round two. Dropping at HUF SF on Black Friday, this mini-collection features Shawl Collar Cardigans, Button-down Hoodies, t-shirts, and new HUF “H” logo fitteds (above). View all these special pieces below.