Category Archives: Design

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KAZ:Pushing the Virtual Divide

KAZ:Pushing the Virtual Divide, The Official Gran Turismo documentary premieres through Hulu on Wednesday, January 22nd. Filmed in 12 international locations, the viewer is taken on an extraordinary ride through the eyes of Kazunori Yamauchi, the architect behind Gran Turismo and its impact it has […]

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Urban Outlaw

URBAN OUTLAW is a portrait of Magnus Walker, the rebel Porsche customizer who turned a hobby into an obsession, and an obsession into a successful business. From a workshop in downtown Los Angeles, Magnus obsessively harvests fragments from donor 911s, grafting them onto vintage frames […]

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Show & Tell hosts Pop-up Shops: Handsome Oxford and Pladra to celebrate MADE IN THE USA

OAKLAND, CA ? On Saturday, January 26, Show & Tell will be hosting two vendors of Made in the USA products: SF-based vintage menswear brand, Handsome Oxford, and premium shirtmaker, Pladra, at the first ever American Made Pop-Up Experience in Oakland, CA. The Show & […]

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49th Street Alley – Temescal, Oakland

There’s a dope, little alley way in my neighborhood of Oakland. There, you will find a coffee bar, a gourmet doughnut spot, a barber shop, and boutiques filled with jewelry, clothing, and furniture– all made by local designers. If you’re ever in the area want […]

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Handsome Oxford Launch Party

  Handsome Oxford is a petite and cozy boutique with a burst of character. The shop has been in existence for the past 5 months, and is tucked along Hyde St. in the Tenderloin District of San Francisco. A “Made in America” sign and large […]

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Handsome Oxford Grand Opening

SAN FRANCISCO, CA – ?Handsome Oxford is a celebration of and an homage to classic American style and quality manufacturing. The entire collection is made-in-the-USA and that?s a fact I?m incredibly proud of,? shares Mark Cruzada, Founder and Owner of Handsome Oxford. This unique San […]

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Bay Area Beat Swap Meet #2- Oakland, CA

Sunday, September 23rd, the 2nd Bay Area Beat Swap Meet will be held at Club Oasis in Oakland. There will be records for sale and trade, live producers, open cut sessions, local art designers, and much more. It’s all happening from 6pm to Midnight. Record […]

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Pharrell: Places and Spaces I’ve Been

Redefining cool for a new generation, Pharrell Williams is a creative force, using music, fashion, and design to express his distinctive style. Originating at the crossroads of art, design, popular culture, and street savvy, Pharrell Williams?s output is unique. By playing off different disciplines?namely music, […]

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Supply&Demand x Dj Eric One’s Cougar Potion

We catch up to one of our favorite Dj’s, Dj Eric One from the Mixed Nuts crew. Check out his latest mix and quick rundown below: Whats your inspiration for the mix? – Hey, cougars need love too. What are you up to these days […]

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Warby Parker: Home-Try-On

A couple months ago, I posted about Warby Parker, an eyewear line that devotes to people looking good AND doing good. Or in this case, seeing well (which I can personally attest to). After months of eye-squinting and headaches, I’ve finally decided to try some WPs. […]

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Belle of the Brawl

Belle of the Brawl a.k.a. BOTB is the le sophistiqué evolution of the already existing female bad-assness of Hellz Bellz. The line itself can be described as the creator’s (Lanie Alabanza) “fashion-tastic” journey through the years. The Hellz Bellz brand is based on the vision […]

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Oakland Art Murmur

  Rock Paper Scissors Collective (Retail/Art Gallery): 2278 Telegraph Ave., Oakland, CA. – RPS (in Uptown Oakland) sells clothing, jewelry, post cards, paintings, et cetera. Unique art pieces adorn this place from head to toe; everything made by local artists. The employees at RPS are […]

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The new iPad reviews are in!!!

We love new technology, especially when new Apple products drop. Last week, Apple unveiled their latest iteration of the iPad. The new iPad has a a 9.7-inch retina display, an updated iSight camera with a resolution of 5 Mega Pixel, 5-element lens and a hybrid […]

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Bedazzled

Trend alert: bedazzled tights! I, personally, am a huge fan of decorating my stems; to me… bright, eccentric and loud are the only ways to don tights and leggings. The more fun, the better! Recently, the fashion runways have exhibited bedazzled tights thanks to Chanel […]

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I see your panties!

French label, Pull-in, is about to unleash some underwear that you will WANT to show off. Hitting stores next month, the line features Marvel designs for both men and women, as well as tongue-in-cheek designs that unbashfully read “Open.” Since Valentine’s Day is in a […]

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Choose your fortune (and wear it) wisely.

Are you a believer in psychics? I, personally, believe in them, but I also have my reservations. From personal experience, I held off on getting a reading until one of my best friends convinced me to get one “just for fun.” I was told things […]