50 Shades of Spade-O

Coach Gaines and Squad teamed up with photographer Louie Kovatch to capture the evolution of Philadelphia based hip hop legend Spade-O, co founder of Major Figgas.

Its not often that we style for entertainers however this was a historical moment for the fashion and music culture in Philadelphia.  Artist Alameen, famously known as Spade-o decided to capture 50 shades of his walk through life in Philadelphia. Hi-lighting the backdrop for his music and shining light to the underground world of positivity unexposed in Philadelphia.  Clothes provided by The Captains Vintage, Custom Lifestyle by Hamid Holloman, Search and Rescue Drygoods, and The Everyday Agenda. See more from the photoshoot

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The Search at Brimfield, Mass.

IMG_1409We loaded up the sprinter and took a journey to Brimfield, Mass. The Grand father of all flea markets. Some say that this was the first flea market in America. People from all over the world travel here to see multiple fields of awesomeness! World class collectors and dealers bring out their finest wares in hopes to service the most elite pickers and designers. The Coach linked up with photographer Louie Kovatch from Urban Renewal, to document the experience.

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Local Artist Collective at West Elm Philly

DSC_0100We teamed up with fellow Philadelphia creatives Artmurri and Custom Lifestyle to provide original photography, custom furniture and art like no other, showcased amongst West Elm furniture and décor … just so you can visualize how these true statement pieces can add a perfectly unique touch to your home. Continue reading “Local Artist Collective at West Elm Philly”

Search+Rescue Squad features at Freedom Hall

blog1libertyIMG_9415This season at Freedom Hall Search+Rescue debut a line of modern furniture. Up until this point our contribution to the trade show has been behind the scenes. Offering branding and trade show solutions for Freedom hall and its wonderful cast of creatives.

We brought our squad of hand craftsmen and builders from the mid Atlantic area to demonstrate how our furniture design services the current market. Each brand connected by the principle of Search+Rescue, local production with use of reclaimed source materials. By mixing modern lines and pop color with a hint of rustic character, we displayed versatility speaking to both retail and home dwellings.

The Squad includes; BSR, Modern 50, Peg and Awl, Grifter Company USA, Gentlemens Brim, Custom LifeStyle

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