12 Oct 2016

Dekotora Trucks and Skyline in Rich Chigga’s Remix of Dat $tick

  He’s back at it again with Ghostface Killah and Pouya on the remix of Dat $tick! Aside from the sick lyrics, these dudes went heavy on the visuals and introduced some things we love from Japan; Dekotora trucks and a Skyline. Peep the vid and let us know what you

23 Sep 2016

NEW GEAR ALERT: Illest Fall Collection

Just in time for the Fall season, we’re proud to announce that our new illest Fall collection will be dropping TODAY at 12PM PST on SHOP.ILLEST.COM. The focus points of the latest illest Fall collection was comfort, versatility, and simplicity. When selecting the pieces, we envisioned cuts like the scoop tee

22 Sep 2016

Don’t Sleep — Dream.

Fatlace Driver Highlight: Gabe Ronquillo It’s more fun to drive a slow car fast than a fast car slowly. Nothing represents this better than Gabe Ronquillo and his 2012 Civic Si on the starting grid at Sonoma’s HPDE (High Performance Driving Event). In an area dominated by high horsepower and

28 Aug 2016


Illest, being one of the most sought after brands in streetwear/lifestyle, plays a huge role in the automotive scene. Mark Arcenal the founder of Fatlace/Illest, a renowned automotive enthusiast seeks inspiration from classic cars and all things positive within the “lifestyle”.  Mark, a proud Filipino decided to bring the brand

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29 Jul 2016

Offset Kings: Halfway Point

We have FIVE stops left, Washington being next weekend and Okayama, Japan later in August. Spots are filling up quick, register your ride before it’s too late! 08/06 Washington: Register Now 08/21 Okayama: Register Now 09/10 Texas: Register Now 10/08 Irwindale: TBA 10/16 Shiga: TBA

28 Jul 2016

Next Stop: Japan

I have some insanely exciting news everyone, I will be accomplishing one of my life goals next month. For the first time in history, I Michael Klonoff, will be setting foot on foreign soil in none other than Japan! I have always been entranced by the car culture, food culture,

18 Jul 2016

RACEISM 2016 Part 1

Raceism 2016 in Poland, for me the best event in Europe! The cars, the people, the location, it’s all perfectly organized. I had the honour to be the official photographer for this event, and what an experience it was! Never seen so many quality cars together at one location. If

14 Jul 2016

Fatlace Approved: Boba Guys

I’m starting a new project this summer highlighting my favorite local businesses by launching a new “Fatlace Approved” program. Not only will the business receive a Fatlace seal of approval, but a write up as well explaining why I like this place. Yelp is an ok resource to figure out where to

13 Jul 2016

Deal of the Week: Jet Life Bundle

We know many of you are busy traveling around the globe this summer, so why not do it in style! This week we’re bringing you a special Jet Life Bundle. $100 worth of gear for $50! Peep the details below. ILLEST OPTICS 1957 SUNGLASSES (*Random color given unless otherwise noted. Available in OLIVE, BLACK, GREY). ILLEST PASSPORT HOLDER

07 Jul 2016

Final Bout: Special Stage West

We know we’re a little late to the party but here’s our coverage of Final Bout: Special Stage West. Shout out to our homie and photographer that shot this, Jason Wong. I don’t think that any words cannot describe how awesome this event was, so I let Jason’s pictures do