With a storied history of talented skateboarders and original and iconic artwork representing their brand, it was a pleasure for DQM to host our friends at Chocolate Skateboards for a great weekend in New York. In celebration of their first 20 years in the business, Chocolate held a special exhibition featuring the work of Evan Hecox along with archival photos, original sketches, board graphics and other special pieces at Sideshow Gallery in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.
We’ve just received two new styles from Adidas Skateboarding’s Fall collection. The Gonz Pro in navy suede with grey stripes and white outsole features gold labeling and Gonz art patterned gum bottom. The Stan Smith Vulc is available in premium burgundy suede with tonal laces and a contrasting black heel mustache and eyelets and is completed by a vulcanized gumsole. These tried and true built to skate silhouettes are available now, in store only.
The latest Nike SB Stefan Janoski has just arrived for Fall. This edition comes in a contrasting black and photo blue mesh upper atop an ivory speckled Free sole that features Air Max cushioning with an visible air unit for superior comfort and support. The new Stefan Janoski Max is available now, in limited quantities, in store only.
DQM and Chocolate Skateboards will release a special collaboration collection to commemorate Chocolate’s 20th Anniversary, and DQM’s 10th Anniversary. The collection features new, original artwork by renowned designer and illustrator Evan Hecox. Colorado-based Hecox has been an important part of Chocolate’s visual identity since 1997, beginning with his design of the company’s logo.
Converse’s new Chuck Taylor All-Star (CTAS) Pro Hi has just arrived in store. The lightweight high top sneaker comes with a premium suede upper and Converse’s signature traction rubber outsole for increased grip and support. This made to skate sneaker also features a Lunarlon insole for added comfort and impact absorption. The Converse CTAS Pro Hi in classic black and white is available now, in limited quantities, in store only.