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Photo Dump | Flushstyle II Parking Lot

The parking lot is a sight not to be missed in every car event. I headed out to Thailand last year to join Flushstyle’s 2nd year anniversary. I was amazed …

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Blogging and Bread

And on the 41st day… …back to blogging!  And bread....

Misa Campo x Illest Skateboard & Tee Release – Philippines!

Join us for the Misa Campo x Illest Skateboard and...

BIA 2014 Tour – Manhattan Beach

Bodyboarders and spectators gathered at Manhattan Beach on Saturday, March...

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Fotobit: Modular Photo Framing System

Fotobit is a modular photo framing system. In a day...

Benton Performance

John Benton restores and races Porsches maintaining a purist point...

Flashback to Slammed Society Guam 2013

Hafa Adai, It’s been awhile since I posted a blog...

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  • Meet and Drift for Super Street

    Before the car scene took over the web and social media, browsing and learning new ways to modify a vehicle came into the form of a magazine. If you’re an …

  • Yellow Cab Drift Team | The Art of Drift

    Lately i’ve been watching drift videos, check out this clip produced 3 years ago by Wreckless Inc. It features my good friend Alex Perez together with Ryan Agoncillo and Kevin …

  • Photo Dump | Flushstyle II Parking Lot

    The parking lot is a sight not to be missed in every car event. I headed out to Thailand last year to join Flushstyle’s 2nd year anniversary. I was amazed …

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  • Blogging and Bread

    And on the 41st day… …back to blogging!  And bread. Did ya miss me? Full post next week.  In the meantime…. a belated #420 for all you heads.

  • 40 Days

    Time to look at life…without a lens. Back in 40 days.  

  • Pismo Beach

    The three main loves of a Cali girl: sun, beach and ocean. And halfway between the Bay and LA, this Cali girl found love. California love…at Pismo Beach. This was …

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  • Misa Campo x Illest Skateboard & Tee Release – Philippines!

    Join us for the Misa Campo x Illest Skateboard and Tee Release on April 29, 2014 at the Rail in Glorietta 5, Makati, Philippines. After party will be held at the Imperial …

  • BIA 2014 Tour – Manhattan Beach

    Bodyboarders and spectators gathered at Manhattan Beach on Saturday, March 22, 2014 for the start of the 2014 CBC BIA Pro/Am Tour! Competitors did their best with the conditions presented …

  • Slammed Easter Sunday

    4/20 is Slammed “EASTER” Sunday @illestOC featuring 714 Tires. We will have an Easter egg hunt with prizes from our sponsors !  2950 Randolph Ave, Costa Mesa

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  • Illest x Apex Surfboard

    Summer is right around the corner, while in Hawaii it doesn’t ever really leave.  So why not add this to your quiver of surfboards – the locally-handmade, eco-friendly, sustainable, custom, …

  • Hot Import Nights Hawaii 2014

    Years will come and go, but Hot Import Nights still continues to remain a household name in the show circuit!  This past weekend, they kicked off their season with a …

  • Volcom Stone presents True to This

    If you missed the premieres, you don’t want to miss this!  For 24 hours only (ends 10 AM PST April 1, 2014), watch Volcom Stone presents “True to This” a …

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  • Wren V5 Wireless Speaker System Review

    Wren Sound releases the Wren V5 wireless speaker system that combines old-school audio materials with cutting-edge technology. Various versions are available specifically tailored for either Airplay, Play-Fi and Bluetooth and …

  • Fotobit: Modular Photo Framing System

    Fotobit is a modular photo framing system. In a day when social media has become our chosen form of communication, the preservation of captured memories often fade and are pushed …

  • Benton Performance

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  • Little bit after midnight

    For those who follow me on Instagram *cough* YogiFatlace *cough*cough* I recently mention that if you are a car guy, SoCal is the place to be. It is! and I …

  • Fare thee well old friend…

    Have you ever sold a car?.. and I’m not just talking about any car. I’m talking about thee car. The one that made you so f*cking happy to finally get, …

  • Phaze2 M5 on Airride

    Hello my friends! Long time no post. Its been a while since I’ve been behind a camera nor have I had free time due to a busy schedule at work, …

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  • FCUK HOTBOYZ

    Check out my little cameo in this video produced by the “HotBoyz”, a drift team out of Canada. Hope to see y’all at Final Fight. F*CK HOTBOYZ from jzx81jack on …

  • Nike SB x Air Jordan 1 by Lance Mountain

    These definitely are worth making me post about shoes again. Jordan 1′s were used by many skaters back in the mid 80s and this time they’re back with the legendary …

  • Nas performs at Coachella

    Nas recently performed at Coachella and brought out JayZ & Diddy. Check the performance below in Classic Nas Style.

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  • Formula Drift Long Beach: From the Grid to The Wall

    The 2014 Formula Drift season kicked off last weekend in sunny Long Beach, CA. Everyone has been anticipating this first of 7 events in the US this year. The excitement …

  • Simplicity is Key

    Awhile back, I was working Formula D Long Beach Slammed Society. I have always enjoyed roll in/staging because it gave me a chance to check out the cars first hand …

  • Vegas Strip Neckbreaker

    Many of you may know Mr. Lance Calitri from Las Vegas, Nevada. Lance is no stranger to this website. I have known Lance since our days of modding Subarus and …

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  • CREME CARAMEL LA

    I remember going through my social feed and seeing a picture of an ube (for those non-Filipinos, it’s pronounced ooh-beh – a sweet purple yam that’s likely a gift from …

  • CESAR CHAVEZ x HENNESSY

    Let me first preface this entry by saying that hosted-invite only-Hennessy parties are the best. Once you attend one, there’s no turning back. You get to try new drinks, eat …

  • ART DAY

    Like I said in my last post, I have a long list of art exhibits to see out here in LA. I got to cross two off this weekend. First …

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  • FD Long Beach Never Disappoints

    Formula Drift Long Beach is the season opener and from my point of view, the hardest one for drivers to start off with. If you’re a rookie in Formula Drift, …

  • A few minutes of his time

           I personally met Nick Jimenez last year at a Fatlace event. He is the epitome of a “Storyteller”, not a bullshitter or salesman, just an entertaining automotive O.G. As …

  • Waterwerks 2012 Coverage

    To be honest, I found out about Water Werks last minute from my friend. Mr. Matt Crooke of Fifteen52 helped me out and got me a Media Pass, so here …

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  • Meeting your idols

    If you are into exotics then normally Europe would be the place to head.  Japan doesn’t often spring to mind when you say ‘Ferrari’…until now. Normally Ferrari’s don’t make Katherine …

  • 24 must see and do’s in Japan…

    There is nothing cooler than getting on a plane, and going somewhere unknown.  So many new experiences await you.  After having lived in Japan for going on 6 years now …

  • Formula One – Finding its feet

    I was sitting back watching the latest Formula One Grand Prix recently, and despite being a seasoned motorsport fan, I am still astounded at how much of a well-oiled machine …

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  • 2014 FITTED TORONTO

    It’s still freezing up here in Toronto, Canada but we are simply a few weeks away from warmer weather. What that means for us Canucks is dusting off our prized …

  • Less is More

    I always get a kick out of seeing someone’s daily essentials post. What goes with them? What doesn’t? Why did they choose the items and what’s its significance? For me, …

  • When the East is in the house

    It’s interesting to see how the Japanese do it. Most of us try to emulate that JDM life but I find it intriguing how they also draw influence from us. …

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  • Mr. Straw Hat’s Widebody WRX

    So what do you do when you are obsessed with V.I.P. cars and own a WRX? Well Ryan’s answer to this question was to build a one off body kit …

  • Simplicity at it’s finest.

    Every since the stance/hellaflush scene started people have been pushing their cars to the limit. As of lately though, I have noticed more and more people having massive amounts of …

  • SCOOTER ONE : RWB

    A few weeks ago I had the pleasure of taking a trip up to Boston, MA to shoot one of my dream cars, a RWB Porsche 993. The moment I …

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  • Rewind to 2013 Young Choi’s IS300 Sport Cross.

    I wish I had finished editing these photos when Young’s car still looked like this, but time management has always been a problem in my life.  So, we’re going to …

  • Slammed Sundays | August

    Another Slammed Sunday has passed, here are the photos from this wonderful Sunday. Unfortunately, we were only able to have one side of the lot this time. It made the …

  • Slammed Sundays

    With the opening of Illest Orange County, we decided that it was time Illest started to have car meets at the store. Illest Orange County had the combination of a …

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  • Lunchtime Run

    Ran 2 miles during lunch. The landmarks were Pier 14 and AT&T Park. That’s about 1.1 miles according to Google Maps. Instead of a continuous run, there was a lunch …

  • Estria Invitational Graffiti Battle 2013

    Estria Battle took a two year break but was back for 2013. It’s always good the see the usual suspects like Estria, Bam and Nate1. The spray can art battle …

  • A Warrior’s Dream

    Check out this cool short of Donnie Yen vs. Bruce Lee. Animation has gone along way! Would be a cool video game.     A Warrior’s Dream is a 3D animated …

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  • Life begins at 1000HP

    Mercury Motorsport run by Trent and Tessa Whyte are a tuning powerhouse in my local city of Brisbane, Australia. Their personal car is better known by it’s number plate NITTO, …

  • Twelve Months of Motorsport Mayhem

    I have dedicated almost the entirety of my adult working life to cars and motorsport, but in the past year, the ante has been upped significantly. At the start of …

  • Straya Day Drift Festival

    For our friends outside of Australia, we Aussies have a habit of truncating words, hence ‘good day’ became ‘G’day’, ‘how are you going’ became ‘ha-ya-garn’ and on our day of …

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  • RALLY CAR

    Last year (2013) during H2Oi I had planned to do a couple of shoots with a DIY light paint rig I made and one of those was Danny’s mesmerizing STI. …

  • Scion Tuner Challenge | Crolls Customs RHD TC

    I was approached by Jay Martinez, the mastermind behind Tuner Evo, a little while ago and he mentioned to me that Josh Croll, of Crolls Customs, was planning a little …

  • PANDA JUNCTION

    I was not able to go to Tuner Evolution and Los Goonies end of the year meet at Maryland’s Ripken Stadium in Aberdeen. Fortunately Kevin Choi was able to grab some …

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  • Wekfest Texas 2013

    Approximately two weeks ago, I got to go to one of the best Wekfest Texas’ in a while. I might be a little biased since I do live in Houston, …

  • CREWS Chicago 2013

    And, here I am, writing another post just because I was in the right place at the right time. I happened to be in Chicago the weekend of the CREWS …

  • Andy Kuo’s 2007 Subaru WRX

                     Who would have thought a random Facebook message would turn into an incredible photoshoot? I sure didn’t. Thanks to social media, connecting …

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  • FatlaceTV – Tailored FD RX7

    There is nothing that beats the styling and presence of a Mazda RX-7 FD. It doesn’t matter what engine you have in there, it is a car you would keep …

  • FatlaceTV – Schwert Wagon

    Young Choi has been through various Lexus models. Being a Lexus technician himself its no surprise he has an obsession with the make. The latest Lexus project is his 2002 …

  • FatlaceTV – Illest OC x Fendarolla

    Every now and then you can expect special events being hosted at Illest OC in Costa Mesa, California. Recently we hosted The Fendarolla to come roll some fenders based on …

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  • POW WOW HAWAII 2013 VIDEO!

    Aloha Nui everyone!  Check out this public mural works project in Hawaii called Pow Wow Hawaii.  This video celebrates the 3rd annual week long event, the Kanaka lifestyle (Hawai’i and …

  • MIGHTY 4 15th ANNIVERSARY!

    Check out MIGHTY 4 youth based non-profit and the community as they celebrate 15yrs of giving back to the Bay Area!  Special Mighty 4 Appreciation award will be given to …

  • CHOR BOOGIE INTERVIEW

    EAST3: In my opinion you are a innovator of a style that many have been influenced by. Describe your approach and creative process. CHOR BOOGIE: Well fair and foremost I …

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  • #FREAMsgiving

    This year was supposed to be my first Thanksgiving staying in New York, so I figured I’d gather my motley crew of friends and do an epic feast of sorts. …

  • LUST COVET DESIRE

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  • Comeback Kid

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  • Super Kawaii LS

    Winner of best VIP from our Slammed Society showcase earlier this year in Monroe, Washington, meet Jimmy Jensen and his VIP inspired 1999 Lexus LS400. When it comes to the …

  • A Visit To The Treasury

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  • Cake Face Z

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  • Gone Missing!

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  • The Weeknd – Gone (Sango Remix)

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  • Occupy Wall St – NYC

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  • Money for Motorheads!

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  • Go OFF TRACK with Formula DRIFT

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  • Hoonigan Racing Div HQ LAUNCH, Block strikes again!

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  • Final Fab Work: Exhaust & Intake

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  • 350zLS1 Build Getting Close

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  • It’s All About the Little Things

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  • Jakarta Mod fest

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  • Hellaflush Jakarta, After Sunset

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  • Hellaflush Jakarta, Day

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  • Illest OC opening

    Thank you for celebrating with us. It was a great night and I’m glad to meet new people from the industry. I had a lot of fun! Orange countyのニューストアのオープニングに行ってきました!ビデオの後半にも出てますが、がっつり酔っ払ってました笑 でも酔っ払いながらもちゃんとフィルミングはしてきました!いろんな人とお会いできてとても楽しかったです。ニューストアのオープニングに立ち会えたことをとても誇りに思います。 そんなOrange …

  • KTS pre meet at Nagoya

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  • Glimpse of the Fatlace Paddock and Intro

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  • Queens Holiday 2012 Lookbook

    I’ve been amazed at what Queens has achieved so far: Local to Vancouver, but getting love from around the world. Their Holiday 2012 lookbook features one amazing item: The “Made …

  • Queens is back, New collection for Fall 12′

    Queens from Vancouver, BC kicks another season off with a whole new collection for Fall 12′! Emmalyn Estrada as their muse, I love that these gals have been doing things …

  • BOTB Fall 12′ – “Anti-Heroine” Collection

    I seriously love my job. My boss, Misslawn kills it again for another collection! LOVE LOVE LOVE.  Check out the full lookbook here! Check out the full lookbook here! Official …

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  • Fatlace Shop

    Check out the new Fatlace Shop here.

  • Illest x Transformers LA Release Recap

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  • Fatlace Portrero Bike Frame now for sale

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  • STAY LURKN Fall 12'

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  • LOWBALLERS.Japan × NeuFlava WTFSaturdays

    The Lowballers Japan has teamed up with local crew NeuFlava to throw down weekly meets. It’s great to see the JDM scene super into the USDM scene and sometimes you …

  • Tailored Fam

    Slammed Society brought many groups of people from all over. One group that stuck out was Tailored Fam from Utah. These guys reminded me of how it used to be …

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  • IN4MATION x MELLOW ORANGE

    Our collaboration tee with in4mation crew for their 2012 Fall/Winter catalog.  Tee design by our dude, unknown document.  Go cop this shit! “Rooted in skate and surf culture, lifestyle brand …

  • Mellow Orange Summer Giveaway Contest

    Win this exclusive Japan Tour signed poster by Freddie Joachim and Ohmega Watts or the “Freddie Joachim – To Remind Us feat Miles Bonny” 7inch vinyl. All you have to …

  • Joey Bada$$ “1999″ Mixtape

    Shout out to Brooklyn native, Joey Bada$$, who recently dropped his debut mixtape project “1999“.  He used one of Freddie’s track, “Waves,” for the mixtape and shot a video for …

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  • Limitless | Dale’s FC RX-7 drifter

    When I received a text message a few months back describing a ‘tow car, trailer and drift car set-up’ that was in the process of being put together, I definitely …

  • D1NZ Grand Final at Hampton Downs

    Saturday saw the 2011/2012 D1NZ National Drifting championship come to a close with a nail biting finale at Hampton Downs raceway. With Mad Mike Whiddett in the Redbull/Speedhunters RX-7 MADBUL …

  • Auckland’s finest: Dayle’s A6

    It’s not a common thing to see people pushing the boundaries with their fitment to this level here in New Zealand. Strict regulations against tyre stretch & ride height as …

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  • Slammed Society FD Las Vegas 2k12

    Slammed Society Las Vegas was as HOT as ever. Both the cars and the weather were blazing. Thanks to everyone that came out and endured the Vegas weather. Enthusiasts made the journey …

  • GRID 2 Trailer

    GRID 2 will challenge players to be fast, be first and be famous as they enter a stunning new world of competitive motorsport. Following the success of GRID, which set …

  • Played Out Show ‘n Shine by Rotiform

    Last Saturday, Rotiform held a little show ‘n shine get together at the Tiki Bar in Sunset Beach, CA. Here’s a little preview of what’s to come before the full …

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  • Fatlace magazine is here

    You may have been lucky enough to find Fatlace’s first printed magazine named FTLC in Japan. A collector’s item for sure! Now, we’ve made a digital version for the iPad. …

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  • Aaron Rose’s Fire Sale @ Known Gallery

    Art collector Aaron Rose is holding a Fire Sale @ Known Gallery. This sale has tons of great original art works, zines, photographs, prints, etc. from almost every artist you …

  • Support Your Homies: MLCS Co. x PNC INTL, Suede Head

    I’m a strong believer in “Supporting Your Homies.” With that being said I had to support some friends of mine over the weekend. First up is the Maliceous Skates Co. …

  • Augustine Kofie/LAGO @ Known Gallery

    I’ve been a fan of artist Augustine Kofie for quiet a bit now.The Gallery looked great and featured other art work by “LAGO” working mainly in Legos, they managed to …

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  • Music on NES controllers.

    A good friend of mine SmithAgentSmith recently produced a track with MADEin82 using NES samples. He’s been coming super correct in 2012  and hurting a lot of DJs’ feelings all …

  • Busy Busy.

    I have a ton of stuff to share, but work has been relentless lately. Expect a lot more soon! Took an elevator to Nowhere today…

  • Stones Throw.

    Got a call from Shin towards the end of my work day yesterday saying he wanted to introduce me to someone.  So I left work slightly early and headed over …

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  • IS250xTruffle Mica

    Met up with my friend Colleen at an abandoned naval yard to do a quick shoot of her 2010 Lexus IS250. 2010 IS250 Truffle Mica (unique factory color/ only modded …

  • SFxWekfest 2012

    Weksos held their annual San Francisco meet at Fort Mason Center last weekend, and it was nothing short of amazing. They gathered another large crowd and brought new and unique …

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  • Bigwick teaching at Canada

    big shout out to fatlace for ALWAYS lacing me with the dope threads. im currently in Edmonton,Canada teaching bboy workshops at the StreetGroove Convention.this is me after teaching 3 intense …

  • Where in the World is BBoy Wicket?

    what ive been up to lately- of course once a bboy, always a bboy and i stay involved whether being a judge,host or organizer but i am chasing my other …

  • LA CLIPPERS bboy squad (Fast Break Crew)

    check it out yall,i was hired to chorepgraph the LA CLIPPERS bboy squad ( Fast Break Crew) and here is the mix i did for the show.its the length of …

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  • meatyflush WRX

    I think this WRX pretty much sums up my personal style for Subaru’s. I love a well rounded car that shows that fitment can perform too. There is all different …

  • pickin up and intro

    I kind of wanted to re-intro myself to everyone real quick. My name is Josh Hooks (known as grippymonkey or jhooks on the net). I grew up in the SF …