22 Jul
Only 10 katana & mask-wielding skullheads to be made

San Francisco artist and toymaker Huck Gee is well known among toy collectors for his Kidrobot Art of War series, not to mention the awesome Turtle Riding Ronin and other Samurai-Inspired Dunnies covered here before. Now Gee has created a limited edition set of only 10 of his Beardie McBeardsalot skullhead figures. Each is signed, numbered, comes with mask […]


5 Jun
One-size mask-style shades for Spring/Summer 2014

London-based fashion-company KTZ has teamed up with luxury eyewear designer Linda Farrow for their 2014 mask-style shades. It’s certainly not Farrow’s first genre-breaking pair of sunglasses, as her collaborations with Walter Van Beirendonck and Jeremy Scott have also been… well… unique. Defining characteristics of the “Black Mask” sunglasses include the oversized rectangular lenses, a foldable hinged center and an adjustable, elastic, logo-bearing […]


19 Sep
Celebrate Dia de los Muertos, Springfield style

Get in the Halloween spirit Simpsons-style with Kidrobot’s latest collaboration with the long running animation series. See Homer celebrate Dia de los Muertos in typical garb, all swagged out in white mariachi suit, giant sombrero and traditional calavera mask. The 6″ vinyl figure won’t hit shelves til October 3rd, but you can pre-order it now […]


26 Oct
Transform into Guy Fawkes with a couple folds of cotton

Need to hide your identity in a pinch? If you’re looking to exercise your right to assemble without wanting to get on the wrong side of an FBI database, you may want to get yourself one of these Anonymous “Occupy Wall Street” Bandanas. Bearing the visage of the infamous Guy Fawkes mask (made famous via […]


6 Aug
Martin Backes cheeky ode to German Secretary of the Interior

If you’re planning on protesting, joining the Occupy movement or simply throwing a couple Molotov cocktails for kicks at the next G8 meeting — and you don’t want your face filmed by innumerable CCTV cameras and government surveillance — there are few better ways to mask your identity than this Pixelhead ski mask from Martin […]


29 May
Los Angeles producer Henry Laufer's abstract latest

Los Angeles native Henry Laufer has been on tour for the past few months in promotion of his latest release, the Vacation EP, said to be “night time backyard noises”. Now he’s released the official music video for “The Way You Do”, edited by Miguel Bidarra. The video features a young woman dressed as a […]


23 May
Canadian artist Dale Dunning's frozen alloy visages

Canadian artist Dale Dunning welds metal type and steel hardware to create labyrinthine masks and heads. Trapped underneath layers of rigid bolts and washers, Dunning uses “the head as a container to suggest what’s percolating underneath.” His sculptures of visage are indeed vague and skeletal. They evoke the victims of Pompei or beach fossils or […]


6 Mar
Vinyl toy with studded collar, chain, leather chaps & gimp mask

Kidrobot’s often customized Labbit figure gets another rendition by San Francisco artist Frank Kozik, who takes the 10” smorkin’ vinyl toy and decks it out in some decidedly S&M-oriented attire. Outfitting the poor freak in studded collar with chain, leather chaps and gimp mask — with zippered hole for cigarette smoking, and another anal zipper […]