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.Thank you for visiting the Swell blog. Visit us on www.facebook.com/swell for more exclusive fan offers, giveaways and more.
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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?
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…)
Born out of an idea, and living on a “creative collective” dream, Modern Amusement brings a fresh taste of luxury, modern streetwear that fuses sumptuous fabrics with modern design. Modern Amusement is “the California Dream, inspired by international art, music, technology and design. An eclectic collection that references a privileged lifestyle, growing up on the sun-drenched shores from Laguna to Malibu. Distinguished by our attention to ironic detail, sophisticated ease, whimsical nature, graphic energy and a sense of humor.” See Modern Amusement’s effortlessly creative and alluring collection at here.