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Famous Stars & Straps, REBEL8 Release 2011 Holiday Capsule Collection

Two of Cali's popular streetwear brands, Famous Stars & Straps and REBEL8, have hooked up once again. After some previous smaller collaborations, FMS and R8 hooked up in recent months for a 2011 Holiday capsule collection, dubbed "The Big Take Over." The companies celebrated the team-up with a big release event on Saturday (October 8) at FMS' The Fast Life retail location, dropping the first pieces of their collection to a huge crowd of fans ... and later on, treated them to a live performance by Cypress Hill. The capsule collection includes seven collaborative tees...
REBEL8 Summer 2011
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Check Out REBEL8’s 2011 Summer Lookbook

The boys over at SF-based REBEL8 dropped a lookbook for the Summer 2011 collection this week, showing off all their new stuff. The collection features news tee designs, hats (both New Eras and snapbacks), tanktops and socks -- all of which, of course, was designed by popular artist, Mike Giant. Not all of these new releases are featured in the lookbook though, but it'll give you an idea. "It was shot in and around Castle Hill in Budapest last Thursday...
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Hypebeast Goes Behind REBEL8 With Owner/Founder Joshy D

We love San Francisco-based streetwear line, REBEL8. We even ran a full feature interview with owner Joshy D back in May, where he discusses the brand's start up to where they've made it today. Fashion blog monster, Hypebeast, caught up with Joshy to give you a visual behind the scenes of what's behind the bubbling brand from the Bay...

REBEL8 Unveils New, Special R8TT Collection

San Franciso-based streetwear brand REBEL8 -- helmed by legendary graffiti and tattoo artist Mike Giant -- just unveiled a bunch of new gear from a new special capsule collection they call R8TT. However, the new line of tees are not available everywhere. The company says the line "will exclusively be sold at the tattoo shows we support." According to REBEL8, the newly released R8TT merch "showcases some of the most popular REBEL8 graphics reintroduced" ...

Catching Up With REBEL8 Clothing Co-Founder Joshy D: Talks Brand’s Journey, Future

When Joshy D asked friend/popular San Francisco tattoo artist Mike Giant to draw some designs for a few t-shirts in 2003, both never imagined that their $500 "investment" -โ€“ that they didn't even realize, at the time, was an investment -โ€“ would turn into a brand known today as REBEL8. Maybe sometimes, jumping into something without a plan and doing it strictly because you have a passion for it, is a recipe for success...

REBEL8 Streetwear Co. Laces Lil Wayne With Custom New Era Cap

Bay Area-based streetwear company, REBEL8, has a big fan ... and his name is Lil Wayne. So, when Weezy hit them asking for some more gear, they blessed him with a custom, one-of-a-kind R8 fitted. Mike Giant's signature fonts were placed under the brim...