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Tommy Hilfiger and Luke Wessman, that sounds nice.  I’m very honored to be part of the new tommy.com site with a “My Style” feature wearing a perfectly tailored Tommy Hilfiger Tuxedo.  I always say ” the clothes don’t make the man they just enhance him”  Thank you Mr Hilfiger, Kim Friday, Chris White and Wooster Street Social Club.

 

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The Coveteur TV With Luke Wessman

October 3rd, 2014 | Posted by admin in Celebrities | Clothing | lifestyle | LostArtOfTheG | Luke Wessman | Press - (Comments Off)

The Coveteur Tv on Luke Wessman to go along with THIS  great article

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Cork City Ireland

September 30th, 2014 | Posted by admin in lifestyle | Trips - (Comments Off)

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A pic I took with my iPhone walking around Cork City.

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Tommy Hilfiger Luke Wessman

August 27th, 2014 | Posted by admin in Clothing | lifestyle | LostArtOfTheG | Luke Wessman | Press - (Comments Off)

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Tommy Hilfiger And Luke Wessman.  Doing some things with the good people at Tommy Hilfiger. “My Style” coming Soon. thanks Kim Friday and Chris White.  I met Tommy a couple of times Im happy to say, he was a very nice like able man, also his son has been tattooed by some of my friends, which is cool.

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Trust No One

August 26th, 2014 | Posted by admin in Clothing | lifestyle - (Comments Off)

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Growing up in southern Cali around a lot of gangs, I seen “Trust No One” tattooed on the big homies in the neighborhood all the time,  and then later when I started tattooing I tattoo it on some real G’s.  Its stems from the harsh street mentality of only being able to trust yourself,  and unfortunitly you can only really trust a few people completely, as the hearts of men are week and loyalty is rare these days.  I say be trust worthy but Trust No One.

Available in my store shortly, Limited.   Coming Soon

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Tommy Hilfiger And Luke Wessman

August 18th, 2014 | Posted by admin in Clothing | lifestyle | LostArtOfTheG | Luke Wessman | Press - (Comments Off)

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Had the pleasure to work with some of the good people at Tommy Hilfiger on 5th ave the other day.  Project out soon.

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Luke Wessman Gets Coveteur’d

August 14th, 2014 | Posted by admin in Clothing | lifestyle | LostArtOfTheG | Press | workingclassheroes - (Comments Off)

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A great write up and photo essay on yours truly in one of the best luxury and fashion blogs in the world. The Coveteur.

When I started in tattooing in the late 90’s I made it my life,  I figured if this is what I’m doing for a living I had to go all in.  As I grew up on my own since I was about 15  I was forced to have a strong work ethic.  I made tattooing my passion,  even though my main passion was to be stable and not broke.  As a child my mother made my clothes or bought them at the thrift shops,  I didn’t feel embarrassment about that until my early teens.  Luckily I grew up around the younger brothers of gang members and fell into some of the dress codes that were clean, cheap, and coordinated.  Fancy brands and hot trends were out of my finacial reach so I found a presentalble smooth style that worked for me as I started to make my own money.  Converse, Dickies, plain AAA tee shirts, saved the day.   I was lucky to grow up around a lot of well dressed and always stylish black dudes and owe a lot of my eye for style to them. Lorenzo, Kenneth, Mikey P, Lawan…

Fast  forward to now, NYC a inspiring place for style and fashion.  I’ve been involved with sportswear and fashion only slightly the last 20 years but always have pay a little attention to it as I feel how you dress and personal style is a form of art, mixing colors, textures, and patterns.  I love the freedom of style, especially in ny.  Anyway Im rambling,  I just want to thank the good people of the Coveteur for the brilliant photo essay and write up.  I love it.

Full Article Here 

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Love Hate Cork Opening

August 11th, 2014 | Posted by admin in Artist | Events | Friends | lifestyle - (Comments Off)

A few photos from my most recent Ireland trip.  Some Tattoos, some sight seeing, some old friends and some new.  Congratulations to my friends Ami James and Ross Nagle for the new Love Hate Cork.  I wish you both the world.

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Lost Art Of The Gentleman

July 29th, 2014 | Posted by admin in lifestyle | Lost art of the Gentleman | LostArtOfTheG - (Comments Off)

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We are now over 21 thousand followers on Instagram.  Thank You.  This is still just the beginning. #lostartoftheg #lostartofthegentleman

“Make yourself an honest man, and then you may be sure that there is one less scoundrel in the world.” Thomas Carlyle

 

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Mack Wilds New Tattoo

July 29th, 2014 | Posted by admin in Artist | Celebrities | Friends | lifestyle - (Comments Off)

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I had the pleasure to tattoo the homie Mack Wilds for his birthday recently, real cool dude. Thanks BK for the intro.

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