The True History of the OSIRIS D3 Skateboarding Shoe Featuring Footwear Designer Brian Reid

Amid speculation, rumors, and blatant copycats, ILLUMINATED PAPER gets the history behind one of the most polarizing shoes in the skate game. Featuring commentary from original shoe designer Brian Reid.

The Skateboard Fashion Journey of Tony Alva

How the legendary Dog Town skateboarder took skateboarding from sport to attitude-driven lifestyle.

Streetwear Pioneers: The Story of Homeboy Loud Couture

How German skateboard clothing brand Homeboy created the blueprint for street-inspired apparel in the 1980s.

From Malibu to Global Phenomenon: The Story of 1980s Boardsports Apparel Brand Jimmy’Z

How surfer and conceptual artist Jimmy Ganzer turned a DIY-board shorts brand into a global lifestyle phenomenon.

The Inside Story of Street-Inspired Footwear Brand 3-3-20

Just a random number or signs of the Illuminati? Interview with Swedish skateboarder Sami Tolppi about his new street-inspired footwear brand 3-3-20 .

The Story Behind Skateboard-inspired Furniture Label Willow’s World

Known as the German Hammer King, professional skateboarder Christoph “Willow” Wildgrube has been pursuing a new passion for furniture design. Interview at his workshop in Germany.

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