Bronze 56k is the hidden gem of the skateboard industry. Don’t know what I’m talking about? Play this video front to back and Bronze 56k Hardware will be the only thing you’ll riding.
Girl Skateboards teamed up with the heavily influential Sean Cliver, who’s been floating around the skate industry since 1989, designing graphics for companies like Powell, World Industries, Blind, Birdhouse and Girl. This time around Cliver brings us an unassuming and original gang of Hall of Fame musicians. Sean Cliver and Girl Skateboards choice of decorated skeletons consists of the following celebrities: John Lennon, David Bowie, Michael Jackson, Merle Haggard, Rick James, Eddie Van Halen and Nikki Sixx.
We’re excited to announce the launch of the newest Vans Syndicate kit, this time in collaboration with Harmony Korine. Known for the films Kids, Spring Breakers and Gummo, Korine is a writer, director, auteur, provocateur and skater. The Vans Syndicate x Harmony Korine project is a limited, exclusive Vans Syndicate pack avaliable exclusively at select independent skateboard shops such as yours truly.
Sorry 90s hip hop reminiscers, this isn’t a rebirth of the classic hip hop group INI, but rather an innovative new company to crash the SW shelves. INI Cooperative is a leader and representer of unity and oneness. By focusing on the use of recycled and renewable resources in their products INI is creating functional apparel that speaks to a value system. Backed by a solid team including Mark Appleyard, David Gravette, Nick Trapesso, Jamie Tancowny, Sean Ross, Eli Anderson, Jamie Jacobson and JT Rhoades we know it’s a brand we can get behind as well.
The Girl and Chocolate riders embarked on a week long trip of Going Dumb Up The 101 and their first stop was SLO Skatepark! They blessed the brand spankin’ new park with a man-sized demo and plenty of loot for the locals. Don’t be dumb, watch the Girl and Chocolate demo vid, buy some shit, go skate!