DQM has collaborated with Vans this Spring to produce a very special project with the iconic Blue Note Records. The collaboration includes consecutive Vans footwear releases produced exclusively for DQM; an OG Era LX and an OG Sk8-Hi LX style in two colorways. The first pack, ‘The Colors’, will release exclusively in store at The Vans DQM General in New York this Friday, May 8th, and online at dqmnewyork.com on Monday, May 11th.
DQM has produced a special short film to accompany it’s collaboration with Vans and Blue Note Records. Exploring the similarities between music and skateboarding, ‘The Blue Era’ features interviews with the President of Blue Note Records and renowned musician and producer, Don Was, along with the legendary skateboarder and professional contemporary musician, Ray Barbee. The film also features New York skateboarders Chris Keeffe, Jahmal Williams and Brian Clarke.
DQM has collaborated with Vans to produce a very special project with the iconic Blue Note Records. Releasing this Spring and Summer, the project includes two separate, consecutive footwear releases accompanied by a film featuring Don Was, the renowned musician/ producer President of Blue Note Records, and the legendary skateboarder and jazz-inspired contemporary musician Ray Barbee.
DQM has collaborated with Lakai this Spring to create a capsule footwear collection. Part of Lakai’s top tier ‘Echelon’ program, the collection features premium leathers and materials throughout in a palette of golden brown and black with DQM branding. The collection is designed by skater/designer Scott Johnston and includes three low-top styles: the Albany, the Camby Mid and the slip-on Owen. All three styles will be available online on Thursday, April 9th.