Collaborations

We partner with friends, artists and brands we admire for their modern sensibilities to bring new ideas to market. By being inclusive rather than exclusive our goal is to give design power back to independent brands and in turn bringing better value to consumers. 

Grateful Dead

$130 — $160

The Grateful Dead expanded rock’s horizons with long jams and fierce improvisation, but they also turned their communal aesthetic into a way of life. 

Cool Calm Studios

$160

Cool Calm Studios is a Creative Studio based inLos Angeles, California specializing in wears/wares.

IISE

$160

IISE, which translates to “2nd generation”, is a brand dedicated to creating products with a distinct interpretation of both modern and traditional Korean culture. Each piece is inspired by Seoul, utilizing a mix of Korean design aesthetics.

Bricks & Wood

$120

LA-based apparel brand Bricks & Wood shares our spirit of focusing on quality – even if that means producing lower quantities. That’s why we linked up to create Halldale, a vintage-inspired frame made in very limited numbers to ensure top craftsmanship.

Malbon Golf

$140 - $160

Malbon Golf is a lifestyle brand inspired by the game of golf. Malbon invites customers to take part in their community of like-minded thinkers to inspire today’s youth to participate in the greatest game on Earth. Fueled by meticulous and tasteful customers who have a passion for golf as well as expressing themselves through what they wear, Malbon has quickly gained broad popularity and recognition amongst creative, stylish, and active people due to its unmistakable branding and playful curation.

Patrick Nagel

$120

Patrick Nagel put Los Angeles on the art world’s map during the 1970s and ‘80s. His svelte, minimalist style defined a decade and immortalized his aesthetic long after his untimely passing.

Mister Green

$120 — $140

A friendly shop for high minded people. Mister Green is a progressive California lifestyle brand based in Los Angeles, California, established in 2015. We are proud to work with people around the world making unique, quality products that exist in a class to themselves.

Chemist Creations

$140 — $160

Quenched from science, but Chemist Creations is more than that. In science, simplest theory is most likely true. It is exactly the belief of what Chemist does. With the mission to create quality and well-designed products which would truly help and make the world a more pleasant place to live in, they creates life essentials of clothing, lifestyle products and creative services.

PLEASURES

$95 — $120

Pleasures is a contemporary expression of the eternally influential and relevant 80s and 90s subculture aesthetic. They have lived and loved the sources of their inspirations, which sets Pleasures apart from the reference mining pack.

Polite Worldwide

$130

Sustainable Eyewear – Consciously Made Elevated Products. Be Polite to our planet, ourselves and one another. Positive vibes only. Create, innovate and connect.

More Collaborations

AKILA partners with friends, artists, and like-minded brands to bring new ideas to market.