Archive for the ‘STYLE’ Category

April 13th, 2009 | By | 2,017 Comments

Fresh Brand: Wellen


New at Swell, Wellen aims to amplify the presence of waves in your everyday life. With an eclectic mix of mellow, youthful, almost retro, and always surf-saturated graphics, Wellen acts as a demonstration of your perfect waves—not an imitation. It’s brilliant color, innovative artwork and precise fits, Wellen covers you up without holding you down. Check it out at Swell.

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April 9th, 2009 | By | 1,016 Comments

Fresh Brand: Imperial Motion


New at Swell: Imperial Motion. Swell welcomes the new Northwestern label that encourages wearers to have their own ideas and identities, and to follow their own path. Break free of social norms and represent the brand that represents the underachiever: Imperial Motion.

Check out their fresh designs:  IMPERIAL MOTION GUYS / IMPERIAL MOTION GIRLS

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April 7th, 2009 | By | 3,755 Comments

Full Throttle Motorcycle Jackets


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.


April 6th, 2009 | By | 1,731 Comments

Bad Brains and Vans: Better Than Bikinis and Rap Videos


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