I can’t front, my fascination with crust pants started in 1983, because I had older heads around me who had killer pants. While living in San Francisco during the 80′s, I started expressing myself with a needle & thread, but I really made my raddest pair in the early 2000′s.
If Satan rode a chopper, Zac Doom would build it. Zac combines his love for art, music, the occult and motorcycles in his demon spawn HEAVY Clothing, and the result are some seriously rad and heavy as fuck designs! HEAVY started out with Zac’s own artwork, but he’s expanded to work
Bird Ov Prey is a true connoisseur of the occult, and his eye for the esoteric runs through his line of dark and foreboding patches, pins, clothing and jewelry. His vision is clear, but his meaning is obscure enough that each piece he creates can make a personal connection to the wearer.
The Japanese leather goods company BLACKMEANS is an inspiration to me, and I have nothing but respect for their creativity. To see how they have turned their passion into a business that takes care of their families while producing unreal goods leaves me almost speechless. Right now there is something
I have traversed the web far and wide in my search for information about the mysterious Estonian leather and iron accessory line Anu Tera, but my search uncovered few words. However, the lack of words was made up for by the vast landscape of achingly beautifully imagery. As I scrolled
Corey Weidmann is the Seattle-based mastermind behind one of my all-time favourite Etsy stores – Jewelry For The Dead. Using materials that he has sourced from antique stores, streams, forests, rivers and fields, Corey designs and handcrafts every piece himself. The fact that Corey actively hunts for his materials, and
If you are long time reader of CVLT Nation, then you know that we love all things to do with putting patches or paint on jackets/vest. So it’s no surprise that our favorite instagram this week is Endless Blockades, which is full of awesome pictures of people expressing themselves with
For my first post here on CVLT Nation, I wanted to focus my attention on Norwegian Rat, a clothing brand from Norway. Named after the formidable, highly destructive and found worldwide Rattus Norvegicus – Norwegian Rat was conceived one mid-winter night in 2009 in Etne, a small village deep in
This time of year I don’t decorate my house, I don’t listen to Christmas music and drink hot apple cider by a roaring fire every night, I don’t wish every damn stranger a “Happy Holidays” or even the dreaded “Merry Christmas,” but I do agonize and stress over what to get
Self expression is something that I champion because I know it’s important for humans to be able to show the world their tribe. During the 1950s, that was pretty hard to do if you were a teenager at a when society expected you to play the assimilation game. Fitting in and living
It’s our first sale as the CVLT Nation Bizarre, and it’s a good one! From Friday, Nov. 27th to Monday, Nov 30th, more than 30 of our U.S. vendors will be offering FREE DOMESTIC SHIPPING on all of their items! This means free shipping on items like patches and pins,
Next weekend, OTHER Vancouver has put together a showcase of independent designers from all over North America. The event is called SPACES, and will feature some of our favourite apparel, apothecary and accessories companies, including Noctex, HVNTER GATHERER, Black Candle Society, LVNEA, Maude Nibelungen, Wolf + Sadie and many more.