COMUNE // THE GARAGE IS OPEN // PART TWO

COMUNE // THE GARAGE IS OPEN // PART TWO

The official grand opening of Jordan Sanchez’s GARAGE was met by Everett’s infants, elderly and everyone in between. Mouths ajar and eyes wide open, the public crammed into the skatepark where they were immediately met by blood, sweat and tears…of joy. Check out the grand opening re-cap video and some photos from one of the...
COMUNE // THE GARAGE IS OPEN

COMUNE // THE GARAGE IS OPEN

I recently made a trip up to Everett, Washington for the grand opening of Jordan Sanchez’s GARAGE. We boogied up the coast as fast as we could to help out with some finishing touches on the park and to share in some rolling around and pizza. Check out the footage and photos from the first...
COMUNE // WMNS // HOLIDAY 13 - PREVIEW

COMUNE // WMNS // HOLIDAY 13 – PREVIEW

Inspired by the aesthetic ideals of the mens range COMUNE WMNS features timeless silhouettes seen through modern eyes. Both accessible and refined , WMNS challenges the consumer to question the notion of perceived value by blurring the lines of contemporary design methods. COMUNE // WMNS // HOLIDAY 13- PREVIEW from COMUИE on Vimeo. Music by...
COMUNE // FLAMING SHIT // WEAR TEST

COMUNE // FLAMING SHIT // WEAR TEST

WEAR//TEST was initiated to creatively examine the quality and performance of COMUNE garments in varying environments by individuals who approach skateboarding on their own terms. Through this we will be able to visually experience how videographers and skateboarders interact to present how the clothes are worn and treated from their point of view. Flaming Shit...
JOSH MURPHY // SKATEBOARDER EXCLUSIVE // WHO’S HOT

JOSH MURPHY // SKATEBOARDER EXCLUSIVE // WHO’S HOT

Check out this not-so-safe Who’s Hot edit of COMUNE skateboarding contributor Josh Murphy from Skateboarder Magazine. The video pretty much speaks for itself…wowzers.
BURGERAMA 2

BURGERAMA 2

The dudes at Burger Records are not fucking around with this BURGERAMA 2 line-up. Drop City contributors THE ABIGAILS and PANGEA are slated to perform with about 25 other must see bands later this month at The Observatory in Santa Ana, CA. Get your tickets now and save us a seat at the bar...this one's sure...
COMUNE // SPRING 2013 // LOOK BOOK

COMUNE // SPRING 2013 // LOOK BOOK

For SP13 COMUNE chose to avoid the coastlines and focus on Middle America. Shot and edited by DROP CITY contributor Jeremy Tubbs. We are presented with a completely raw view of friends documenting their time and place… which happens to be spring time Indianapolis, Indiana.
COMUNE // SUMMIT HAUS

COMUNE // SUMMIT HAUS

Check out some photos from a recent recon mission to Snow Summit. Summit is only about 2 hours from Downtown Los Angeles and is one of the largest ski resorts in Southern California. COMUNE friends Jess Sluder & Nils Kock were along for the ride. Après-shred at Nils’ reclusive hoarder uncle’s place in Big Bear Lake....
COMUNE // AW13 // PREVIEW

COMUNE // AW13 // PREVIEW

For A/W 2013 COMUNE presents a wide range of textured knits and wovens, which provide multiple layering for any climate, while technical outerwear, quilted shirting, and heavy gauge knit sweaters provide warmth and comfort for the frigid winter months. When paired with OFFSET’s core basics and COMUNE’s foray into footwear, AW13 marks the brands most...
Homemade Tattoos / Corey Smith

Homemade Tattoos / Corey Smith

I'm not sure how I got into giving homemade tattoos. For some reason people love letting me give them. Over the past year I've probably tattooed 50 people. If you're offended by crummy semi-offensive drawings and bad decisions don't look at this post.

The Entrance Band at Mesa.

The Entrance Band at Mesa.

Last night I had a chance to see one of my favorite bands perform in a small intimate setting at the Mesa Bar in Costa Mesa. I've seen The Entrance band a couple times and they never disappoint.

CHANGE PART 1

CHANGE PART 1

COMUNE announces its plan to relocate our operational headquarters from Costa Mesa to the Los Angeles Art District.

ONE YEAR EMPLOYEE DENIM REVIEW

ONE YEAR EMPLOYEE DENIM REVIEW

As the new Spring 2011 collection hits the retail floors, COMUИE got together with staff, skate and Drop City contributors to see after a year of wearing COMUИE denim, how the pants would break-in and look like as they took on the personality of the owner.  Check out the photo study and see if you...

THE ART BEHIND THE PROCESS

THE ART BEHIND THE PROCESS

At COMUИE we value domestic entrepreneurship and local businesses that serve as a catalyst to fuel creativity and economic innovation.   Printing presses seem to be few and far between these days however we have been fortunate enough to work with a local printer that has enabled us the creative freedom to experiment with new printing...

CROCODILES AT DETROIT BAR

CROCODILES AT DETROIT BAR

Last night our good friends and COMUИE contributors, Crocodiles rolled into Costa Mesa to yet again play another epic show that caused us all to start our work day at 11am.   Leaving behind their legendary brown and tan station wagon,  the rock and roll two duo has grown into a mind altering five piece...

Why - oming?

Why – oming?

Wyoming, where you can get fall down drunk and shoot off fireworks but you'll get arrested for snowboarding.