Hot off the press..

New Humble Beginnings Tee posted in the online store.

Internationally known.

Mahalos for all the support..


Dave Quality Meats..

Shop of the day! DQM! Out of towners need navigation to locate this spot. Located on the east village, this hole in the wall spot has the latest kicks, clothes and skate accessories. Fresh inhouse brand as well as the collabo's . Hence the name Dave's Quality Meat, this boutique looks like a butcher shop.. Meat hooks as clothing racks, meat tenderizers as shoe holders..what up dave!

7 E 3rd St
New York, NY 10003

Merced, land of cow's and farms..

Cukui will be in Merced, CA. Kiki Raina Tahiti Fete; the longest existing tahitian and cultural festival held outside of french polynesian. March 28-29th..Tee's, custom painted vans and chucks..




CUKUI a lifestyle specifically in the bay area. Pronounced coo koo ee. The hawaiian candlenut that guides your way..The mexican boogieman that terrifies young children... Second season coming harder than the '89 San Francisco earthquake..


Local scene.

Don't have a idea where to get the latest cukui tshirts? Stop by at Nalej (pronouced knowledge) in Santa Clara, right across the street from Santa Clara University..support the local shops!

2255 The Alameda
Santa Clara, CA 95050


The Truth.

Gotta give it up to ferrer for repping that cukui shirt..killing on the bike every time..


Most Finished..SF

Gallery of the day! 1AM Gallery in San Francisco is a firm believer that a picture can speak a thousand words.. So they decided to collaborate with some of the top shooters in the game. The outcome is our premier photography exhibition “Most Finished” featuring new works by Dylan Maddux, Ken Goto, Orly Locquiao, and Abe Menor.

Catch glimpses of their street inspired art style, which is as unique and exotic as their origins ranging from the Bay Area to Japan to Hawaii. Larger than life femme fatales, tattoo inspired masterpieces, and urban lifestyle moments will be well represented in this exhibition. Come witness the 1AM movement as these veteran shooters invite you to peer into our world through their lenses.

Opening exhibition is March 20th 2009 from 7-10pm and will runs through April 15th. Free entry and complimentary wine provided..21 and up event, sorry kids..CUKUI in the building!

1AM Gallery
1000 Howard (at Sixth St.)
San Francisco, CA 94103

Online Steez..

New Humble beginnings t-shirts posted on the online store.

Upcoming Cukui designs coming soon..


Arizona Aloha Festival 2009..

After the grueling 11 hour drive we finally made it to Arizona Aloha Festival. Let the pictures do the talking..

Mahalos for your support..

Arizona to the Bay Area..Thanks for the support!!!


Dylan maddux..

Dylan Maddux, a bay area native shooting timeless pictures for Upper Playground, Venture and FTC. With his trusty SLR he takes you into a journey with his pics..



Sucka Free city.

random flick of the day! Mission district San Francisco..


The windy city.

Invading the midwest, Modern minimalist industrial with a touch of the old world.

St. Alfred
1531 North Milwaukee
Chicago, IL, 60622

Saint Alfred. The patron saint of footwear, here to save soles. Established in 2005, the brother of Hawaiian powerhouse Kicks/HI (based in Honolulu), Saint Alfred opened its doors in Wicker Park on September 1, 2005. Since its inception, Saint Alfred has quickly established itself as the leading sneaker boutique and street apparel brand in Chicago. whattup krabby!

Come by and get a shirt..

The Saint Alfred and Huf collaboration t-shirt...circa 2006


Fitted Hawaii..

Shop of the day! FITTED is a unique brand and retail space. We derive most of our inspiration from our most immediate surroundings which many of us may take for granted, and focus that into our product. This includes taking certain encompassing elements of culture, literature, music and sports and using this as an elevating educational platform. Fitted offers the one-of-a-kind merchandise from custom New Era caps, in-store brand of t-shirts, a womens line, accessories and all the right essentials to keep you fitted.

FITTED (Right across from Ala Moana mall)
1438 Kona St.
Honolulu, HI 96814
(808) 942-3100

Shorty Fatz Series 8..

The Series 8 bike is not designed as a velodrome track bike, a hipster bike, or anything in between. Originality is king..


pictures via Charles Shaw