Enlisting the stylish eye of free-surf posterboy Craig “Ando” Anderson, Electric introduces the Txoko sunnies. The classic keyhole design takes a timeless turn with clean rounded lines and simple detailing. Boasting a hand-cut acetate frame, forged metal arms and Melanin infused lenses. Ando’s pro silhouette comes in Matte Black, Crystal and Matte Spotted Tortoise. Available at Electic’s e-shop.
Electric introduces the Carroway watch, pairing simple detailing with timeless design. The wearable’s sleek profile features classic 3-hand movement, a domed mineral-crystal face, stainless steel construction and Italian leather banding. Offered in four natural colorways. More info after the jump.
EPØKHE and skateboard heavy Dylan Rieder team up on a collaborative sunglass silhouette. Designed and developed under the guiding eye of Dylan, his debut signature shade was perfected over the course of the last 18 months. Released in three limited edition colorways, the handcrafted premium acetate DYLAN drops in Vintage Black, Deep Tortoise and Gloss Clear. Below check out the short film by Russell Houghten starring Dylan and model girlfriend Erin Wasson. Shop the collection.
“I wanted to design a sleek shaped glass with an evil feel behind them…” – Dylan Rieder
Bolstering the already extensive GoPro accessories market, new shadow brand Gripix introduces a range of active camera rigs to make shooting even more user friendly. The cornerstone of Gripix’s product line is the handgun-style Wi-Fi Trigger Handle, an ergonomically designed grip system with built-in camera controls and internal housing for GoPro’s wireless control. Using the the Trigger Handle the rig can further be upgraded by attaching it directly to a proprietary pole system or a low hanging suitcase grip system with lighting and mic attachments. Full line available this coming March. For more info check out the video below or jump to the company’s site here.
An update on the company’s initial release, Good Worth & Co. introduces it’s latest offering of handmade key blanks in association with leatherwork and cast-haus Repop Mfg. The gritty release features four Americana designs including the Middle Finger, Native, Skull and Noose. Crafted in solid brass each key ($19.99 USD) is made in both Kwikset and Schlage lock sets. Full set available online here.keys
Bringing an unlikely partner into the collaborative mix, Shwood teamed with Portland microbrew Widmer Brothers to deliver a co-branded capsule release. Pairing both companies’ unique pursuits, the kit includes a pair of polarized Canby oak sunglasses, leather sunglass case, two exclusively bottled IPA beers, and co-branded bottle opener – all shipped in an individually numbered wooden crate. Produced in a limited number of 200. For a deeper look into the collaboration process check out the video below. Shop the package here.
Tapped for it’s latest brand collab, Repop Mfg owner Jamie Mathis has partnered with Electric on an inspired line of winter eyewear and handcrafted leather goods. Originally postured as an individual goggle collaboration, the relationship has since expanded to offer a small line of premium leather wallets, card holders, key rings, watch straps, iPhone and of course sunglass cases. The collection drops November 2013 with a secondary followup release of new styles scheduled for Spring 2014. The complete Electric x Repop Mfg capsule is available online here.Electric Visual
Premier bag-smith, Hard Graft, introduces a stylish update on camera box cases of old with it’s limited edition Frame1. 100% vegetable tanned leather construction, the rigid bodied design boasts clean finished surfaces with soft nubuck lined interiors. A custom removable divider and small zip pocket allow for personalized sectioning and internal accessory stowage in this 19cm x 13cm x 18cm delivery. Hard Graft’s push closure Frame1 SLR Camera bag (£300 EUR) is available exclusively through the brand’s online store.camera bag
Introducing a stylized rendition of the iconic browline design, Electric releases a spin on one of it’s classic silhouettes. A wire rim lens topped by sharp details of the Knoxville frame offer an updated take on the popularized ‘Malcolm x’ shades. Italian made, the glasses are delivered in black gloss with Melanin infused lenses and optional lens polarization levels I, II or III. Electric’s Knoxville Union ($140 USD) is available at select stockists and online at electricvisual.com.browline, sunglasses
Debuting the brand’s latest comprehensive range for 2013, Nixon unveils the well-worn Gunsmith Collection, an assortment of select watches, wearables and accessories. Featuring clean-cut designs, rich leather construction and a classic rugged finish, the handcrafted line boasts earthy hues inspired by long days of log splitting, fly fishing and game skinning. Available at select retailers and online through the jump.