May 24th, 2011 – SYC FUK by BUCKY BAKES is a label for self-confessed style addicts. Bucky Bakes’ Spring/Summer 2011 line is the embodiment Hollywood rock star cool. The collection includes truly unique designs of Men’s and Women’s hoodies, tees, flannels, mini dresses, jackets, and vests with eye-catching must have one-of-a-kind extreme detailing. Bucky recently collaborated with Holly Madison from “E! Girls Next Door” and most recently star of “Peep Show” and “E! Holly’s World” on the ultra sexy all girls SYC LUV line of hoodies, tees and accessories. SYC FUK and SYC LUV is an all American-made luxury brand that has street style, a bit of glam & a whole lot of rock.
SYC FUK has become a favorite of Hollywood’s elite celebrities and rock stars including Charlie Sheen, Holly Madison, Angel Porrino, Escape The Fate, Nikki Sixx, The Scorpions, Papa Roach and Buckcherry. SYC FUK pieces seem to be the rebel anti-label of choice and has been featured on the cover of Alternative Press, YRB Magazine, and featured in People, US Weekly, and Cosmopolitan.
About Bucky Bakes
Bucky Bakes founded SYC FUK in 2005 with the intention of redefining fashion. His vision was to make high quality, eye-catching, must have one-of-a-kind great fitting pieces. His passion for anti-fashion developed at an early age. Bucky was born in Pennsylvania, raised in Colorado, and has been living in LA for the last 15 years. Bucky, influenced by his upbringing and unique sense of style, expressed his creativity through the balance of positive and negative factors, plunging deep in the American Punk Rock scene. He started making his own clothing including tee shirts and jackets. Never embracing the mainstream, Bucky proudly ripped, cut, drew, painted, dyed, and safety pinned his one of a kind creations. Bucky’s passion for anti-fashion shows as he breaks all the rules with deconstruction of fabrics, leathers, prints and precious metals.
On June 2nd, SYC FUK will put on its ANTiii-Fashion Show at the famous Playhouse venue in the heart of Hollywood at 7PM. Playhouse is located at 6506 Hollywood Boulevard. Guest models walking the runway in SYC FUK designs include Playboy Playmates Alie Layus & Nicolette Nightingale. Live performances by sensational all girl pop/rock band Nylon Pink – whose music has been featured on MTV’s The Hills, The City and Jersey Shore. Also performing, the electro-rock duo known as Officially Hollywood. Many other celebrities and rock stars are expected at this sold out event. For more information or to check out SYC FUK’s designs log on to http://www.sycfuk.com
For media/press inquiries or to schedule an interview with BUCKY BAKES or NYLON PINK, please contact Matt Rivera at 213.359.4251 or by e-mail at Matt@cesoirevents.com
January 6, 2011 – Los Angeles based couture designer Bucky Bakes will present his latest fashion collection at New Lex in Roppongie – Tokyo, Japan on Wednesday, February 2, 2011. Bucky’s unique style is expressed through the balance of +POSITIVE+ and -NEGATIVE- factors and is worn today by many bands and celebrities. His latest collection includes angel wings, crosses, hearts, broken hearts and skulls. SYC FUK x SYC LUV is luxe yet edgy, sexy yet girly with extreme detailed styling.
About SYC FUK SYC FUK stands for Street Youth Couture From Unwanted Kids. We design, market, and distribute high-end street wear centered on our core products using the brand name “SYC FUK” and are based out of Downtown, Los Angeles. All of our products are American-made using only the highest quality materials and fabrics and are known for our edgy, unique fit and styling details. Our products include Men and Women’s hoodies, tees, flannels, dresses and jackets/vests, made from denim, fleece, leather and other fabrics. Through multiple wholesale and retail channels, our expanding product line is targeted to fashion-conscious consumers. SYC FUK is 100 percent pure punk rock and roll rebellion. SYC FUK clothing is made by and for SYC FUKS.
About SYC LUV
SYC LUV is an all girls’ ultra-feminine and luxury clothing, accessory and footwear line by Bucky Bakes and Holly Madison. Bucky Bakes is the original proprietor of S.Y.C (Street Youth Couture) and Holly Madison (star of E!’s “The Girls Next Door” and “Holly’s World”) is an American model, television personality and pop culture icon who currently headlines the critically acclaimed, Peepshow at Las’ Vegas Planet Hollywood Hotel and Casino. With Bucky’s creative edge and Holly’s celebrity and unique fashion sense, SYC LUV is on pace to take the world by storm.
About New Lex Edo
B1F, 3-13-14 Roppongi
Formerly Lexington Queen, the place underwent renovations and a name change in 2007. This is the club most commonly frequented by both Japanese and American celebrities. The bartenders here are good, one of the few places in Roppongi where your drinks will not be watered down. Models drink for free, so expect to find quite a few here. The music is of a wider variety than in most Roppongi clubs, but usually sticks to the Top 100 USA club tracks.
Los Angeles, CA – November 11, 2009 – SYC FUK headlined the benefit fashion show for “The Movement – Spare Some Change”, an event to raise awareness and change the lives of homeless youth at the famous El Rey Theatre in Los Angeles. BUCKY BAKES, SYC FUK and the Unwanted Kids crew donated their time to support this great cause.
Photos by Coy Koehler.
Styled by Sarah Ellis.
Hair & Makeup by Lacy Loundagin, Ariana Mayman, Bethany Trotter.
Los Angeles, CA – October 24, 2009 – Bucky Bakes was selected to be the headline designer by Project ETHOS XI to present his Spring/Summer 2010 Collection during LA Fashion Week at the House of Blues (Sunset Strip). Appropriately entitled “AMERICAN JUNKiiiE” as America today is completely JUNKED out on Music, Internet, Fashion, Food, Affection, Medicine and Celebrity Lifestyle.
The event’s charitable partner is Love Cures Cancer (www.lovecurescancer.com), an organization dedicated to benefiting children with cancer while raising awareness and working to find a cure.
Hollywood, CA – April 26, 2009 – Designer BUCKY BAKES unleashed his SYC FUK’s all girls LUV SYC Fall/Winter 2009 Line during the SYC FUK ANTiii-FASHiiiON SHOW at the VH1DAISY OF LOVE PREMIER at the Hollywood hot spot My House. The sexy line is little punkrock, more than edgy, but still girly as FUK.
If you came down to the event and were able to get it, then you got to witness all the SYC FUKiiiN – DWAMA + The evening started off with SYC FUK BUCKY BAKES making an appearance on the red carpet with DAISY DE LA HOYA, MASS and ANGIE (from SAN FRAN). Daisy and crew were in house as her VH1 TV show “DAISY OF LOVE” premiered.
Following the premier came the highlight of the evening as the SYC FUK models strutted down the runway to Beardo’s Girls Girls Girls wearing SYC FUK’s ultra plush signature fur hoodies and SYC FUK’s sexy little dresses. Daisy herself walked down the runway in her custom collaboration SYC LUV Fur Hoodie and SYC LUV ZiiiP Boots. Following the show was a performance by Imani Walker and DJ Dwinx and the SYC FUK Girls rocking and rolling to their forthcoming single.
Fashion show styled by Sarah Ellis, Jewelry provided by Hello Drama.
Hollywood, CA – September 26, 2008 – Hollywood-based haute couture designer Bucky Bakes showcased his Spring/Summer 2009 Collectionof Street Youth Couture From Unwanted Kids in Hollywood at the world famous Avalon / Spider Club at the Project Ethos 7 “Pop Universe” event. The highly creative designs included men and women’s fashion and was selected to be the headline designer of the evening.
Over 2,000 attendees packed the Avalon making it a standing only event. SYC FUK took the night over with 10 SYC FUK GIRLS reveling the crowd and causing a ruckus with their sexy little SYC FUK outfits which included the signature SYC FUK and FUK ME boyshorts mixed with the new SYC FUK tanks.
BUCKY BAKES was able to lock in Llysa Jones (supermodel from Tokyo) as the lead model for the evening. The models came out rocking and rolling to the punk rock music of BEARDO and the crowd roared. Draino stirred up the crowd when he came out in new SYC FUK’s American Junkie deconstructed denim/leather jacket flipping everyone off. The new line unleashed SYC FUK designer Bucky Bakes anarchic theme with punk rock inspired looks that featured skull prints, distressed denim including men and women’s signature hoodies/tshirts and women’s punk rock little dresses and shorts. The show ended with Llysa strutting down the stage in SYC FUK’s Pink and Black Teeny Tiny string “SYCkini” The crowd started screaming and camera flashes lit up the venue.
With the electricity in the air surging back and forth, the models came out for the grand finale with BUCKY BAKES splitting through the models. The crowd screamed even louder and paid their respects with a STANDING OVATION.