Journal

December 25, 2014

Retail: Open in San Francisco, Apolis: Nomad Market

Retail: Open in San Francisco, 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.

December 21, 2014

Community: Holidays in the Arts District

Community: Holidays in the Arts District

In 2007, we moved the Apolis HQ from our childhood roots in Santa Barbara to the heart of downtown Los Angeles’ Arts District surrounded by artists, designers and craftspeople who inhabit over 1,200 artist in residence lofts.

December 19, 2014

Apolis Office and Holiday Reflections

Apolis Office and Holiday Reflections

Like many others in the United States and around the world, we have spent this holiday season gathered around a table with family and friends, reflecting on 2014 and looking forward to the year ahead.

December 3, 2014

Retail: Open in Costa Mesa, Apolis: OC Marketplace

Retail: Open in Costa Mesa, Apolis: OC Marketplace

On November 13th we were proud to host the opening reception of Costa Mesa's Apolis: Orange Country Marketplace inside Cloth&Metal, part of the new retail concept, OC Mix.

November 20, 2014

Film: Apolis: Peru Project

Film: Apolis: Peru Project

With today's release of our Alpaca Travel Kit we wanted to share a short film of the behind-the-scenes process of co-creating our Alpaca collection with our manufacturing partner in Lima, Peru.

November 15, 2014

Field Tested: Obstruction Point

Field Tested: Obstruction Point

Just before arriving at the Hurricane Ridge visitors center there's a seldom taken 8.5 mile dirt road that leads to the highest stretch of maintained trail in the Olympic Mountains.

November 13, 2014

Travel: Mexico Expedition - Day Five

Travel: Mexico Expedition - Day Five

After an exhausting routine of over 1,000 miles of traveling a day, we woke up to a Sunday morning in Mexico’s capital, D.F., the federal district.

November 11, 2014

Travel: Mexico Expedition - Day Four

Travel: Mexico Expedition - Day Four

Over the years of traveling we have periodically hitch hiked and every once in awhile we’ll pick up hitch hikers. 

November 9, 2014

Travel: Mexico Expedition - Day Three

Travel: Mexico Expedition - Day Three

Lacking sleep and traveling between four Mexican cities in five days - your bound to make mistakes. 

November 7, 2014

Travel: Mexico Expedition - Day Two

Travel: Mexico Expedition - Day Two

We spent the morning in Monterrey enjoying huevos and jamón at Hotel Habita MTY and then raced through the pouring rain to the airport for a domestic flight to Oaxaca, southern Mexico.