This is just a pair of shoes. Without you, they're just an empty container for your feet. They can't hit handrails & grind coping. They can't buy you a drink or make you an artist or give you a point of view. What you do in them is up to you. They're yours to define. Yours to make happen.
YOURS FOR THE TAKING.
Based in Southern California , Joshua Vides is a visual artist and graphic designer who is known for his unique style of black and white accented objects and drawings. His signature style appears on a range of mediums from footwear to automobiles to street cones––in his recent concept titled “Reality to Idea.”
A frequent flyer with a storied past Cyril Jackson now calls Los Angeles home base. Don’t let Cyril’s day job as a professional Skateboarder solely define him. He has many diverse outlets from Music to Cooking that keep his virtual world expanding and the homies entertained and fed.
When she isn't touring or at the studio she enjoys spending her free time at the beach, reading books, and spending quality time with friends and by herself. DJing she has a heavy ear in rap and hip hop but she enjoys playing footwork/jersey club, her original production is made up with melodic pads and synths with heavy bass 808s.
As dynamic as he is talented. John Shanahan peels back the layers of what Yours for the Taking means to him. New York City might just be the ideal backdrop for this multi-talented, one of a kind, fashion forward Skateboarder.
Originally from Philly, Jimmy Gorecki has quite the story to tell. From skating Love Park with legendary locals during the 90s, to being a member of Pharrell’s Ice Cream skate team––and now running multiple apparel brands. Jimmy has experienced a unique perspective as a skateboarder, consultant, marketing director and designer/owner of Jimmy Sweatpants and Standard Issue. He sits down and talks to us about what Yours For The Taking means to him.