There are only a few days until Christmas, we’ve listed 10 gift ideas for those last-minute shoppers. We’ve included some unique items coming out of a selection of New York-based skate brands. Since we’ve narrowed it down to only ten items we’re not including decks (that could be whole other list itself). If you have any money left over you can always support your local skate site ????

Labor Embroidered Script Logo Hoodie $60

Manhattan’s favorite core skate shop – Labor has a fresh new hoodie with their script logo embroidered on the chest. Purchase at the shop or online.

Spirit Quest DVD – $20

The breakout hit of 2016. A journey through nature, time, and space. Featuring Jimmy Lannon, Quim Cardona, Marty Murawski, Bobby Worrest, Zach Lyons, Jesse Narvaez, Vincent Touzery, Ryan Barlow, Matt Town, Leo Gutman, Taylor Nawrocki, Carlos Young, Alex Fogt, Chris Jones, Connor Kammerer, Hiroki Muraoka, and many more from around the world. Purchase the DVD here or download/rent it digitally here.

NIXON x Powell Peralta Vato Rat Watch $125

This collab watch has been a pretty hot seller since it debuted at KCDC last month. Featuring the Vato Rat artwork from the legendary Craig Stecyk. You can get it in-store at KCDC or online.

Quartersnacks Journalist Beanie $20

Everyone loves a good beanie. The Quartersnacks new loose knit watch cap for the winter does the trick and we’re not hating the new USA Today inspired logo either. Get it here.

SHUT Shark Enamel Pin $10

One of NYC’s first skateboard graphics – SHUT’s classic shark is now available as a 1.5″ enamel pin. Now available at SHUT and online.

HUF x SKATE NYC Rails $12

Slide more consistently and preserve your board graphic with some rails. These are vintage 80’s throwback by HUF who collaborated earlier in the year with OG skate shop – Skate NYC. Available in neon green or pink at HUF NYC and online.

JENKEM Delinquent Satin Jacket $75

One of our favorite online media sources – JENKEM has been putting out some new merch. Here’s their Delinquent satin jacket with the gold logo on the back, available here.

El Señor Razor Blade Pendant $59

Skateboarding’s most popular skater-owned & operated jewelry brands – El Señor has a nice selection of pendants and rings. The ‘Razor Blade’ pendant is one of their most popular items and is available online in either Gold or Rhodium plated.

CANAL Wheels $32

CANAL is a skateboarder owned and operated brand operating out of New York giving skateboard wheels a luxury aesthetic. Available in either 53mm or 55mm these wheels are available in select shops and online.

5BORO NY Monogram Beanie $20

Jealous we didn’t come up with this simple & rough monogram. 5Boro’s NY Monogram beanie will keep you warm in style and is available at select shops and online.


Out of ideas then pick up a gift card at your local skate shop! You’re helping out the local skate community and giving someone a chance to pick out something they really want. Lessons are also available by some local shops, inquire within for details & availability. Use our NY Skate Shop Directory to locate a shop near you.