Entries by MOVMT

Dujour magazine shouts out our Do-Gooder Founders

                  Thanks to Dujour Magazine being a part of the MOVMT and shouting out our Do-Gooder founders in their Fall 2013 Orange County section. What a privilege for us and great work by Dujour for putting a spotlight on the cause of reducing single-use plastic waste that […]

The People’s Movement featured on Stylesight

Stylesight picked Eco-hip shoe brand The People’s Movement as an example for other brands to follow for Spring / Summer 2014. With an Editor’s choice for our graphic pattern called Navy Tides (LeFronck ), Floral Hi Top (Marcos Hi), and a sneak peak at on one of our upcoming styles the textured Burlap Slip-on (Riley). […]

Purdom Thomas Joins the MOVMT as Sales Director

Would you name your son Purdom? …well maybe you should because it made The People’s Movement’s new sales director, Purdom Thomas, a fearless leader. Purdom lead the sales charge for Diesel, Levis and Ksubi denim when each brand exploded. As Purdom turns his sights to eco hip shoes, MOVMT though we’d share some insight from […]

Celebrate Earth Day In Style

Want to show off your eco-fabulousness? These everyday pieces from L.A.-based brands have a back story you can be proud of. AG reuses plastic bottles, which are spun into a supersoft and durable yarn, for its “SustainBlue” jeans. The Alternative Earth line from Alternative Apparel is composed entirely of recycled fabrics. With each purchase the […]

NYLON Guys

February 2013 Nylon Guys Magazine: Wild Time With its eco-savvy touches and utilitarian features, The Casio G-Shock watch leads style pioneers Mark Wystrach and Nick Fouquet on their everyday adventures. Mark, you lived on a cattle ranch, and Nick, you were raised in France before backpacking around the world. Why is living actively and adventurously […]

Whole Living

February 2013 Whole Living Magazine: One Small Step The surf enthusiasts behind the People’s Movement have figured out that creating cool footwear can help clean up the oceans Kevin Flanagan doesn’t like to call his shoes “environmentally friendly.” Doing so would mean there was no room for improvement. Instead, he prefers “environmentally friendlier,” and he […]

Foam Magazine features MOVMT In “The Holiday Issue” !

  Our favorite “Fashionistas of Surf” have featured us in their latest issue on stands now designed to help you lather up some good holiday gifts ideas. We were happy to make the list as Natalie Yost recommended The People’s Movement to her readers… “the collection is comprised of simple, unisex sneakers and high-tops in understated […]

i-D Mag i-Ntroducing: Mark Wystrach and the MOVMT

May 8, 2012 i-Ntroducing: Mark Wystrach In our Summer 2012, The Lights, Camera, Action Issue i-D introduces a cast of characters who embody the magic of MHL. Here, we shine the spotlight on one of the talented team. Mark Wystrach, 32 years young, Arizona Where are you from and what do you do? I was […]

Bali beaches ‘most polluted': surf champ

WORLD surfing champion Kelly Slater says Bali’s beaches are littered with the “worst pollution” he has ever seen. Slater, who has won 11 Association of Surfing Professionals world championships, voiced his concerns on popular micro-blogging website Twitter on Sunday (Melbourne time) from Bali. “If Bali doesn’t #DoSomething serious about this pollution it’ll be impossible to […]

SDSI Article

The People’s Movement: A “conscious” entrepreneurial leap with SDSI By Chuck Scott Late-morning sunlight streams through two skylights, warming the two-story building just off the Cedros Avenue Design District in Solana Beach. Up in the loft office, CEO Kevin Flanagan is deep in discussion with design and marketing guru Mark Wystrach about their company’s new […]

Riviera Magazine

The Partner in Crime “A dash of future and a touch of cowboy” is how Mark Wystratch defines his style. “My earliest fashion memory was getting my first pair of shoes, which were actually boots. They were Justin Roper lace-ups and I went by the moniker of ‘Cowboy John.’” Guess the shoe fetish started early. […]

TSM Awesome Flanny Shoe Review

The Simplistic Man (a.k.a TSM) has given us an awesome review! "Recently came across these MOVMT shoes at my local American Rag in Newport Beach and just fell in love. Ive been searching for the perfect mix between a hi-top and a desert boot for the longest time, so this was just the bees knees… […]

Hangin’ with Shaper Studios and Awolnation

Our friends from Awolnation stopped by last year for some drinkys & new MOVMT gear then burned The Belly Up down afterwards. We headbanged, crowd surfed n moshed it (hard) with our friendlies from Shaper Studios til they politely asked us to stop.That’s the video from this epic night! Booyah. Video by Michael Weybret

MOVMT + CAL APPAREL NEWS = SOPHISTICATED AWESOMENESS

  February 10, 2012 Kevin Flanagan has done his due diligence at action-sports brand machines as vice president of marketing for Reef, group show director at the Action Sports Retailers Trade Expo and VP of marketing for Globe shoes. For his new venture, The People’s Movement shoes, Flanagan partnered with Mark Wystrach and Chris Swortwood to start a brand that stood for […]