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SPRING
SUMMER18
Iconic, Classic,
LIGHTNING BOLT SS 18
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Timeless // Energy Pocket Tee Vintage Wash
SPRING
SUMME
2018
COLLE
G
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// Outrigger Pocket Tee; Plain Turtle Boarshort

ECTION
// Pure & Sweet Tee

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Customers look for
authentic brands that they
can emotionally relate to
and stand for ideals and
beliefs so they wear them
with pride, together with
design, functionality and
comfort, for weekend
downtime as for weekday
busy time.
Our authentic surf heritage
is a true legacy. So, we
respect the trends and
we respect and push
the categories that can
aesthetically communicate
our ethos updated for
contemporary needs.

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Meet The Aloha Spirit Capsule For Anthony Faucheux Captures
Spring Summer 18 Lightning Bolt Spirit
Lightning Bolt has welcomed a French surf artist to design a special Lightning Bolt has always been a cult brand for me,
collaborative capsule collection of off-white tees ALOHA SPIRIT. associated to surf legends that made and still make
Anthony Faucheux, aka XLR8, is a 33-year-old illustrator and designer, me dream. When I was younger I used to watch
based in south west of France, whose distinctive style, fresh aesthetics surf movies with these guys surfing powerful waves,
and imaginative skill are internationally recognized. with their insane style, on boards with the Bolt.
Surfer from the very beginning, Anthony naturally turns his intuitive work
towards the surf imaginary to express himself. To be like them, I remember having drawn a
After studying arts and graphic design, Faucheux took work as Art bolt with a marker on my very first surfboard
Director in a graphic studio. Bolstered up by this experience, he it made me feel like one of crew!
decided to work as freelancer to perfect his illustrative personal style.
Since then, hes been featured in many art exhibitions and successful But beyond this, Lightning Bolt represents for me the
commercial art. essence of surfing, without the surplus just the essential!
Anthonys natural connection of surf and art made it natural for him
to capture the energy and vibe of surfing and the surf community of And it was this spirit that inspired my artwork for this
the Lightning Bolt heritage brand. The result is a genuinely unique soul collaboration. Simple, powerful and timeless visuals.
artwork: stunning compositions of clean and fluid shapes with linear The very essence of surfing, just as it was fifty years
contours taking precedence over smooth color combinations. ago, and as it will certainly be found in 50 years

Sessions between friends, waves, boards


fashion is ephemeral, but the surf spirit
remains. Just like Lightning Bolt.
Anthony Faucheux

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A)

B)

A) // Barrelled Tee B) // Homeland Poloshirt, Line Up Tee, Tuberide Tee

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// Fin Tee

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Authentic
etro appeal
ooted in
HERITAGE,
but with
modern
edge.
// Bolt Ringer Tee; Banzai Boardshort;
// Venice Surf Shop Fleece Crew; New Uber Alles Boardshort

e
b
H
A

m
ro
re
A)

Strong
colors share
supremacy
together with
pastel tones,
B) burned by the
sun and worn
out by the
salty water.

C)

A) // New Uber Alles Boardshort


B) // Ace Fleece Hoodie; Russell Sweat Pants
C) // Team Bolt Fleece Zip Hoodie; The Source Boardshort
D) // Ace Tee
D)

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// Rider Zip Hoodie
// Neo Sunset Fleece Bomber
// Hawaii Tee
// Aloha Fleece Bomber

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// V-Land Shirt

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Born in Hawaii in the summer of 1
of Gerry Lopez and Jack Shiple
ightning olt at its core represents a
form, is a way of life rather than just an
redefined surfing in the s as the sp
it moved away from the traditions o
frontier of progression. Today the Bo
spirit of that mythical antihero. The b
individual and how surfing is one of th
to nature while at the same time usin
The company prides itself on manu
conscious surfer that emphasizes q
supporting local manufacturing. Lig
the ethos so aptly captured in its lo
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1971, Lightning Bolt was comprised
ey at the time of its inception.
a philosophy that surfing in its truest
nother sport. Those behind the brand
port and the lifestyle that surrounded
of the past and exploded into a new
olt is still a symbol that embodies the
brand celebrates the passion of the
he purest ways people can connect
ng it as a canvas for self-expression.
ufacturing premium product for the
quality, style and utility as well as
ghtning Bolt remains committed to
ogo; Lightning Bolt: A Pure Source.
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A)
OUTDOOR blends gracefully with

the modern CITY dweller.

A) // Ace Fleece Crew ; Urban Lava Walkshort E) // Pipeliner Tee


B) // Wild Scene Poloshirt F) // Super Session Tee
C) // Tuberide Fleece Zip Hoodie G) // Pure & Sweet Longsleeve
D) // Bolt Patch Jacket; Team Bolt Ss Shop Tee

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B) C)

D) E)

F) G)
// Bolted Shirt;
// Tuberide Fleece Zip Hoodie; Lopez Sweat Pants; Pure & Sweet Tee
// The Garden Poloshirt

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