• Haroshi and Nexus VII Release Descente ALLTERRAIN Jackets Made With Skateboard Powder

    1 month ago - By Hypebeast

    10 years ago, Japanese artist Haroshi began exploring the possibility of recycling skateboards and decided to sand the back graphics down into a powder. He was eventually able to make the powder into clay through strenuous work, but the effect wasn't quite right. A decade later, when brainstorming collaborations with Nexus VII 's Tomohiro Konno , the skateboard powder dye idea was finally realized through Nexus VII's technical expertise. The dyes from used skate decks find their way on the hood lining of Descente ALLTERRAIN 's Mountaineer down jackets in a variety of different colors. The...
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