Archive for the ‘STYLE’ Category

April 7th, 2009 | By | 3,357 Comments

Full Throttle Motorcycle Jackets

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The motorcycle jacket is one badass trend. Seen revving up the runways and red carpets, this look is sure to become one of your spring essentials. It can easily be paired with your favorite warm weather dress for an instantly polished look. The motorcycle jacket also works great with skirts, tailored pants and jeans. Without a doubt this classic and versatile jacket is a smart investment. I know you can’t wait to start wearing your sundresses—and now you finally have the perfect excuse.

HURLEY LILLA YC MOTO JACKET

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April 6th, 2009 | By | 1,632 Comments

Bad Brains and Vans: Better Than Bikinis and Rap Videos

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Bad Brains, the seminal hard core punk rock/reggae band from the late ’70’s, has teamed up with classic skate shoe maker Vans to create a throwback kick that begs to be in the eye of the pit.  The reggae-inspired Bad Brains Vans Chukka low takes the original waffle sole to the next level with the band’s album cover graphics, and updates the shoe’s upper with some irie Zion Lion stencil screens. “No, not I. I and I will would never try” to live without these limited edition sneaks. Grow a pair and get a pair at Swell.com.

April 2nd, 2009 | By | 4,106 Comments

Swell Tri-Blend Tees: Making the 3-Pack the New Sixer

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It sounds so basic, we don’t know why we didn’t think of it earlier? It’s the 3 pack of Swell tri-blend tees that are flying out the door faster than Superman after a Red Bull vodka binge. It could be the core score-raising, garnish-free aspect of the tees, the cush feel that some have compared to the beard of Zeus, or the fact that buying in three means cutting down on laundry days to make time for more Guitar Hero practice. But whatever it is, we’re placing the Swell 3-Pack Tees at the top of our must have list. We suggest getting a full sixer of the plush tri-blend tees, because who wouldn’t want a bigger package?

March 30th, 2009 | By | 3,833 Comments

RVCA’s In Da’ White House!

 

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Further proving he’s cool like that, President Obama invited RVCA founder and CEO PM “Pat” Tenore and several other small business owners to the White House this month to discuss strategies aimed toward helping small businesses. Pat was gracious enough to provide an in depth rundown of his visit, including President Obama’s strong interest in Kelly Slater’s tour standings after the recent Australian contests. (more…)