Journal

September 24, 2016

Event: Grand Opening of Apolis: Community Centre in Soho, NY

Event: Grand Opening of Apolis: Community Centre in Soho, NY

On September 20th, we were pleased to host a Grand Opening celebration for Apolis: Community Centre featuring music by blind jazz pianist Justin Kauflin represnted by Quincy Jones. 

September 23, 2016

Event: Barista Workshop by La Colombe & Compadres

Event: Barista Workshop by La Colombe & Compadres

Every Friday in September, we are hosting free barista workshops at Apolis: Community Centre located in Soho, New York.

August 25, 2016

Event: Writing Workshop by Kyle Westaway, Author of "Profit & Purpose"

Event: Writing Workshop by Kyle Westaway, Author of "Profit & Purpose"

On August 25th we were proud to welcome our first skill-building workshop at Apolis: Community Centre located in Soho, New York.

August 15, 2016

Retail: Our 'Local + Global' NYC Market Bag, Exclusively at Apolis: Community Centre

Retail: Our 'Local + Global' NYC Market Bag, Exclusively at Apolis: Community Centre

We are privileged to feature the New York City and Nolita Market Bag, exclusively sold in-store at Apolis Community Centre.

August 11, 2016

Introduction: Flagship in NYC, Apolis: Community Centre

Introduction: Flagship in NYC, Apolis: Community Centre

In 2007, we moved the Apolis HQ from our childhood roots in Santa Barbara to the heart of downtown Los Angeles’ Arts District. 

August 3, 2016

Travel: Europe Design Trip

Travel: Europe Design Trip

As the creative director at Apolis, I always value time that I am able to spend interacting with and learning from our textile and manufacturing partners.

July 19, 2016

Film: Brooklyn Reception, Apolis: Nomad Market

Film: Brooklyn Reception, Apolis: Nomad Market

Nomad Market is a traveling installation featuring Apolis' collectionstories & films.

July 12, 2016

Travel: Apolis in Vancouver

Travel: Apolis in Vancouver

For over two years we have been partnering with Chivas on a number of social entrepreneurship projects, including the Global Citizen Exchange.

July 8, 2016

Product: Locally Poured Cypress Fig Fragrance

Product: Locally Poured Cypress Fig Personal Fragrance

Recently we followed up our best-selling Cypress Fig Candle with a Cypress Fig Personal Fragrance, both locally developed and produced here in Los Angeles.

June 12, 2016

Behind-the-Scenes: Studio Direct Pricing

Behind-the-Scenes: Studio Direct Pricing

Over the years of building Apolis we have focused on doing things differently in our industry...

May 24, 2016

Field Test: Ushuaia, Argentina

Field Test: Ushuaia, Argentina

Apolis Nomads are a group of inspiring friends that contribute to the Apolis Journal and regularly field-test our collection in their workplace and on their travels to help us improve durability.

May 22, 2016

Retail: Open in Brooklyn, Apolis: Nomad Market

Retail: Open in Brooklyn, Apolis: Nomad Market

Apolis: Nomad Market is a traveling installation featuring Apolis’ collection, stories & films. 

May 17, 2016

Travel: Peru Design Trip

Travel: Peru Design Trip

Manufacturing partners throughout Peru have been inviting us to come visit and soak up inspiration from their country’s bustling urban centers and sprawling rural landscapes. 

April 26, 2016

Film: FREAK'S STORE, Japan Collaboration, Part II

Film: FREAK'S STORE, Japan Collaboration, Part II

Two years ago we began a partnership with Apolis retail partner, FREAKS in Japan, for a design and job-creation project

April 12, 2016

Retail: Open in Newport Beach, Apolis: Nomad Market

Retail: Open in Newport Beach, Apolis: Nomad Market

Apolis: Nomad Market is a traveling installation featuring Apolis’ collection, stories & films. The goal of our Nomad Market is to bring the inspiring talents & stories of our global artisans to a local marketplace.