Ethics, aesthetics and adventure are what drives 8Y8. With close ties to surfing, design, music, skating, graffiti and automotive culture. Always with a strong tendency towards the human element in creativity and all things handmade or customised. It’s independent. It’s uncommercial. It’s not a brand in the typical sense and rebellious by nature.
Who, what, why?
Letters from 8Y8
On acceptance to Letters from 8Y8 you’ll gain occasional insight into all things 8Y8. From exclusive updates and releases, to free stuff (sometimes) and 10% off your first order. No bullshit.
Motivation comes from a desire to create and own unique items of the highest quality, especially those that are handcrafted or customised. Without focusing on quantity, fads or trends. Always with an eye on the social and environmental impact.
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With such diverse interests and influences it’s no wonder that the projects range from handmade prints, photos, alfresco stencils, to functional and ornamental objects. Featuring projects from the very beginning, up to the present day.
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Recognising that garment manufacturing is one of the most environmentally damaging industrial sectors on the planet, 8Y8 combats the stereotype with pioneering fabrics and production techniques. Proving that with care and attention to detail, you can create premium quality apparel in a sustainable way.