SHQ Club Shirt 2.0

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The SHQ Club Shirt is back by popular demand, in a new colorway AND with a pocket! Available in the shop and through our online store.

We got together with Filth Mart and made an extremely small number of super high quality silkscreened shirts. Printing was done with water-based inks using Filth Mart’s press in the back of their shop on Fairfax.

Blanks by Filth Mart. Made in downtown LA.

– Tubular construction (no sideseams)
– Blindstitch on sleeves and hems
– Set on rib collar
– Slightly heavier cotton that has been washed for vintage look and feel
– Shorter body and sleeves like vintage shirts from ’50s to early ’70s
– Print will fade slightly after one wash
– 100% cotton, pre-shrunk

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Mitch Tote Bags

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Let Mitch help you schelp around your comics, groceries, records, toys, or anything you want! Art by the very talented Andrew Brandou.

Mitch totes are available in the shop and our online store. Through the holidays, get a free Mitch tote when you spend $50 or more!
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Don’t forget, Mitch is also starring in a line of shirts for grown ups:
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Through the holidays, get a free Mitch kid’s shirt when you buy 5 or more all ages graphic novels!

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2015 Holiday Gift Guide Part One


Hello everyone! It’s that special time of year again, when we show our loved ones how much they mean to us by giving them the most precious gift of all – comics! Over the next several weeks we’ll be sharing some of our very favorite things with you. We are sure you and your lucky gift-recievers will love them as much as we do.

2015 Holiday Gift Guide Part One – Julie, Malachi, & Lee’s Picks


LOSE #7 BY MICHAEL DEFORGE
KOYAMA PRESS
$10
“The latest installment in Michael DeForge’s one man anthology series. Perfect for your friend who’s not afraid to get weird.” – julie


THE FADE OUT (ACT TWO) BY ED BRUBAKER
IMAGE COMICS
$13
“Seedy Hollywood-underbelly noir murder mystery set in the ’40s! Killer art, knockout dialog. Super slick.” – Lee
(First volume available as well)


KILLING AND DYING BY ADRIAN TOMINE
DRAWN & QUARTERLY
$23
“Collection of Optic Nerve #12 – 14. Beautiful and sometimes disturbing stories of everyday life by the master.” – julie


AAMA (BOOK 4) YOU WILL BE GLORIOUS, MY DAUGHTER BY FREDERIK PEETERS
SELF-MADE HERO
$20
“The conclusion to maybe the most stylish and thoughtful hard sci-fi story I have ever read!
2001 meets The Thing meets Solaris but with better characters.” – Lee
(Books 1 – 3 available as well)


THE ETERNAUT BY OESTERHELD & LOPEZ
FANTAGRAPHICS
$40
“A gorgeously designed English language edition of the politically potent Argentinian sci-fi classic. For fans of Ray Bradbury and Kurt Vonnegut.” – Malachi


THE TATTOOED DRAGON MEETS THE WOLFMAN
PRINTED MATTER
$42
“196 page hand-risographed document of hundreds of fanzines, both bizzare and beautiful, with fascinating notation. Anyone that’s into sci-fi paraphernelia or underground eccentricity of any kind will love this collection.” – Malachi

Stay tuned for part two…
-SHQ-

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Business Is My Business Pin

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Let everyone know you mean business with our new pin!

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1” x 1”
Metal pin, metal backing with embossed SHQ logo
Individually bagged with marble paper card

Available in store and through our online shop.

Peruse our other rad pins, stickers, and patches while you’re at it!

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Introducing Our New Mascot…

Everyone, we’d like you to meet Mitch*. Mitch, this is everyone!

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Mitch enjoys long walks in the forest, digging through trash cans for treats, sudoku, and smooth jazz concerts in the park.

He has generously agreed to lend his furry, handsome face to a run of kid’s shirts, available in store and through our online shop.

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Mitch would like me to mention that he was designed by Andrew Brandou, and his colors and lettering are by Jordan Crane!

*Thanks to David S. for his excellent naming skills! Mitch is pleased.

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