29 Jul
Surfrider Foundation slathers naked girls in oil... for a good cause

Look, we all hated the BP oil spill that happened last year — it was one of the worst environmental disasters in American history. It was a natural abomination, a gut-wrenching illustration of greed, corner-cutting and lack of accountability, and finally got that stupid Palin drone to drop the “Drill, baby, drill!” refrain from popping […]


15 Oct
Keep Company and Socorro Island Collective Cause

Taking time off from basically ruling the indie rock universe, Animal Collective are now designing to help the Earth, and their fellow animals. Teaming up with the Keep shoe company, they have designed a line of sneakers to benefit the Socorro Island Conservation fund. The line started with the concept that each band member would […]


24 Jun
Premium Clarks-inspired shoes from Japan

Japanese footwear label Cause release their 2010 Fall/Winter collection. Established in 1996 by Hiroaki Masuda in Tokyo, the label sets emphasis on style, materials, comfort and  durability. These Clarks-inspired chukkas and desert boots are no exception, marrying Masuda’s British leanings (he spent formative years in England as well as Italy learning the cobbling trade) with […]