Throughout my entire automotive career I’ve attempted to connect my passion for cars with my other interests whether it be action sports, fashion, or art and music. I’ve always understood how each facet of the culture can interconnect and weave itself into daily life. From the personalization of choosing what
To help us kick off Illest Orange County‘s anniversary weekend, we had a private industry event last night with our colleagues and our friends, with the tastemakers and with the team. It was Kicks, Chicks, Whips, featuring a collection of sneakers and cars, sponsored by Pabst Blue Ribbon and Dogzilla.
I know this happened a week ago but I get busy and forget that blogging is what got me this gig I call work. Anyways, here’s what happened this past Sunday. Misa Campo had her release with Illest and together they sold out of Skateboards and Tee Shirts that graced
The SoCal storm didn’t stop our very first Warehouse Sale from happening at Illest OC. And it didn’t stop some of you either. Ok, A LOT of you: These were the first people in line, patiently waiting to capitalize on super discounted tees, cut & sews, bottoms, and even samples.
As a way to celebrate this upcoming Labor Day holiday, take advantage of our online and in-store sale this upcoming Monday, September 2, 2013! Valid online (Fatlace | Illest) and in-store (LA | OC)*, Purchase any Illest Fall 2013 item, and get a second item* for 50% off! *Must be
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 appointments only. Adrian aka Fendarolla is one of Southern California’s leading fender rolling experts, and his work that day was
At Illest OC in Costa Mesa, CA you are sure to find cool cars and cool people stopping by on the daily. Not to mention a new ride of the week inside. Recently we had a perfect example of well-kept and tastefully modified Lexus LS430 inside the store. This big
Here is a glimpse into Illest HQ in Costa Mesa, California before it was officially Illest HQ. Days of hard work went into preparing Illest HQ, but after dark we kept doing what we love to do. The highlight of that night was Ashton Carlisle’s 2007 White Lexus IS350 on
We are excited to announce the Illest x Shoyoroll Gi. Shoyoroll is a lifestyle brand heavily inspired by Jiu-Jitsu and Grappling culture and specializes in premier fine fitted kimonos. For the collaboration piece, two color ways will be available: white and navy. Details below. Tops are made of a Lightweight Tech Weave and
Come and join us at the Grand Opening of the newest Illest store in Southern California! The grand opening event of Illest Costa Mesa, is this Saturday, June 15 2013. Illest OC will serve as Illest HQ which will feature a retail store, a design studio, a gallery and a