Monthly Archives: May 2012

Etnies Fairfax

Etnies Fairfax has a fresh Vegan colorway all set for spring. Heavy duty white canvas upper and minty green detailing are a welcome change from the traditional black skate shoe, even if they are destined to get ripped to shreds … Continue reading

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Giving Up in Portland

I have a joke amongst some friends. “So you finally gave up and moved to Portland.”  I don’t mean this negatively, as if it is some sort of failure. More like, not moving to Portland is some sort of self … Continue reading

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Fallen Coronado

The Fallen Coronado has been featured here before as an exceptional “boat” shoe as well an excellent low cut skateboard shoe. This season we get two new vegan colorways, Hemp (shown above) and Obsidian/Grey. The classic black-ops/rasta is solidly in … Continue reading

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Interview with Skateistan’s Oliver Percovich

Oliver Percovich has spent the last 5 years in Kabul, Afghanistan. What started as an adventure in a war torn country known for conflict, religious extremism, poverty, and the 2001 U.S. invasion to expel the Taliban; turned into a radical … Continue reading

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New Gremmie Cruisers!

  Gremmie cruiser skateboards are probably the most unique decks you could be riding. They dropped four new designs, kicking up the 60’s Surf/Monster kitsch 10 notches. All four are sold as deck only over on the TumYeto site. Mongo $50.00 … Continue reading

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Macbeth Pendleton

Macbeth has a new Pendleton in a Vegan colorway for the summer.  The upper features a durable synthetic nubuck toe cap which wraps well into the side of the shoe. Perforated synthetic nubuck on the sides allow for your feet … Continue reading

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The Worble – Skateboarding Before Snow

Occasionally with all the link jumping one does while lurking the internet, you come across seemingly by accident, kindred spirits. I wanted to share this find, The Worble. They have some great skate video, quality photos, and some nature-tree hugging … Continue reading

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Good Wood 2012 Skateboard Art Auction

Good Wood Skateboard Art Exhibition and Oneline Auction has about two days left (ends May 26th Midnight EST) for you to score a sweet skate deck and get a little something for supporting Power House Production’s, Ride It Sculpture Park, … Continue reading

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Osiris Relic

Osiris Relic moved to Portland to live the dream of the 90’s. Believe it or not this shoe is from the Spring 2012 line. Synthetic nubuck and mesh upper make for a good combination of wear resistance and breathability. Lots … Continue reading

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Vegetable Shredder – Mike “Sticky” Duthler

NAME: Mike “Sticky” Duthler LOCATION: Cedar Rapids, Iowa OCCUPATION: Skateboard filmer, photographer, and creator for hire. I also run Anklepants Skate Zine, Symptom Skateboards (art project), and am in the process of finishing a full-length skate video. Where do you like skating? Anywhere my … Continue reading

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