Vans x Odd Future

September 23, 2016

 Vans and hip-hop collective Odd Future reunite this fall to unveil a vibrant new rendition of Vans’ iconic footwear models, the classic Sk8-Hi and Authentic, designed by Tyler, the Creator. Featuring Odd Future’s signature emblem, a tasty pink sprinkle donut, the two-piece assortment reveals a repeat donut print pattern across bright teal canvas and suede uppers. Launching globally on September 24, the Vans x Odd Future exclusive donut print release marks Odd Future’s first collaboration with the original action sports footwear brand following a series of releases with Tyler, the Creator’s Golf Wang brand, and celebrates the creative expression of today’s most worshipped eclectic hip-hop music groups. Every purchase of the new Vans x Odd Future collection is sold in a... Continue Reading →


September 13, 2016

We’re excited to stock the new collab between Brixton & Hard Luck. Founded by Brixton’s Jason Jessee, Hard Luck makes high-performance skateboardbearings and accessories and works with a stacked team of riders includingveterans Mark Gonzales and Neil Blender as well as Brixton Union riders Kenny Anderson,Dolan Stearns, Jake Reuter and Jordan Taylor. The Brixton & Hard Luck Friendly Union includes a custom plaid flannel and two different tees.Each product features custom Brixton & Hard Luck graphics and details by artist Necalli. Go Fast. The Brixton x Hard Luck collection will be available from the 23rd of September.   Continue Reading →

Paul Grund on the new Cons One Star Pro mid.

August 29, 2016

Converse Cons are celebrating the release of the new One Star Pro 90s, a mid version of the classic One Star Pro. They sent a host of team riders from Europe and the US on a few tours and the resulting coverage is a special zine project called 'The Relay', as well as some video coverage by the same title, you can find part one here and part two here. We caught up with French Cons and Polar Skate Co team rider Paul Grund to find out more. Where did you guys travel to on these trips with Free Skate Mag?I only went to Italy, we went to Milan and Rome first, and then a couple weeks after we went... Continue Reading →