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Numerous Porn Star Tub Interviews and Full Year of Shenanigans: Watch 2012 Recap Video

Looking back at 2012, it is clear that Accidental Bear Website had an AH- MAZING Year. Just 2 years old and a life of memories. Check out video of a few highlights of 2012 for the Accidental Bear. Video features: Jake Deckard, Benjamin Godfre, Jessy Ares, Richard Simmons, KOORTWAH, Aaron Smith, Buck Angel, Big Dipper, […]

Queer News

Transgender Day of Remembrance in Video

The International Transgender Day of Remembrance is a time to mourn members of the trans community who’ve been lost to violence or mistreatment, but also a time to remember the important contributions trans people have made to society. The following video commemorates the 265 trans people that have been murdered across the globe this year — that we know of. […]


2012 Joy Division Capsule Collection Created for Museum Neu

Shibuya brand is so deeply entrenched in the musical culture that it has prompted the label to look beyond the constrains of its own in-house brand. Teaming up with fellow Japanese designer, Kazuki Kuraishi, the latest from  museum neu sees the team creating a capsule that will take some of you down memory lane. The English rock […]


Buttero Colored Sole Desert Boots for Fall /Winter 2012

Buttero releases a series of super cute colored desert boot as part of their Fall Winter 2012 offering. Featuring premium suede uppers, the boots have custom wool linings and rubber soles, making them perfect for winter. The mid-soles are hand-painted in bright colors, giving a twist on otherwise classic desert boot look. Now available in three […]


Casely-Hayford Fall Winter 2012 Knitwear

“Father and Son label Casely-Hayford introduce their Fall Winter 2012 Knitwear range. Created in Donegal, Ireland by skilled knitters, heavy 5 gauge jumpers take details “from modern patchwork and American sportswear. By streamlining a traditional fair isle knit to take it out of the country and into the city” creating something new from old. Find them at Dover Street […]

Fashion Queer News

The Hundreds 2012 Winter “Man vs. Beast” Lookbook

Grrrr! October 25 will mark the unveiling of The Hundreds’ Winter 2012 collection at their flagship stores in LA, Santa Monica, San Francisco and New York. In support of their effort, they offer up a lookbook that draws inspiration from the animal kingdom – including references to scavenger animals like hyenas, coyotes and tigers – acknowledging nature’s […]


Swedish Brand Peak Performance’s Fall/Winter 2012 Lookbook

These looks alone make me want to move somewhere with a cold climate and grow a bitching mustache! PeakPerformance is a Swedish brand known to elaborate innovative clothing, casual and adaptable to any situations. For the season Fall/Winter, 2012, it comes back by proposing us a collection that is at the same time functional collection, compliant, […]


OLOW Lookbook Fall/Winter 2012

  OLOW has launched his F/W 2012 collection, entitled “Territoires inconnus” (unknown territories). This collection consists of t-shirts, shirts, jackets, sweaters, cardigans, hoodies, zipped cardigan, chinos and hats. Parts casual and comfortable for this season. To accompany the launch of this new collection, OLOW launched at the same time its new website. Crédit photos : Manu Fauque […]


Lee Fall/Winter 2012 Lookbook

We are so down with all! Who knew we’d be wearing our childhood brand again in 2012? Lee presents its Fall/Winter 2012 collection and we shared a complete wardrobe for a U.S. style, combining modernity and authenticity: the jeans, plaid and jacquard are the three pillars of the man line. The classic jeans from 1930 is […]


Supreme & Vans 2012 Fall/Winter Collection

Supreme and Vans unveil this season’s collaboration. Featuring two styles, they include some timeless favorites including the Chukka and the Old Skool. Both styles feature premium suede uppers paired with metallic leather detailing. A strong choice of four different colors will be available starting September 13 at Supreme’s Western hemisphere retailers in New York, Los Angeles and London. Japan will see […]



Sweden’s Happy Socks continue please the masses with their vibrant sock market. Here they introduce Fall Winter 2012 for guys and gals, “Chapter #Five.” Mixing up the usual patterns – argyle, stripes, polka dots and geometric shapes alongside a few fresh additions, the brand continue to experiment with new colour combinations, making you wish your trousers were […]

Art Health Queer News

San Francisco’s 16th Annual Art for AIDS Auction This September 14, 2012

SAN FRANCISCO, CA.- The 16th annual Art for AIDS auction will take place in San Francisco on Friday, September 14, 2012, 5:30–9:30pm in a new location and a larger venue – City View at Metreon (135 Fourth Street, SF) featuring more than 700 art lovers, collectors and party-goers and benefiting the UCSF Alliance Health Project […]


Natural Selection Denim 2012 Fall/Winter “MINIMALISM IN DENIM” Video Lookbook

Charles Darwin’s theory of Natural Selection wasn’t just the inspiration for the denim label of the same name, it was also the mantra. Evolve, or perish. Shot by London firm Hidden Agency, the contemporary British denim label recently released this video lookbook showcasing its Fall/Winter 2012 collection in various depictions of forward, evolutionary movement. Also evidenced […]


marka 2012 Fall/Winter Lookbook, Want it All

It is rare that we crave every piece in one Lookbook, but that is just the case with  marka’s 2012 Fall/Winter Lookbook. hypebeast.com reports: Following the release of MARKAWARE‘s subtle and sophisticated 2012 fall/winter lookbook, we now bring you the company’s toned-down line, marka. Offering more of a cosmopolitan look in casual wear, as opposed to the […]


“Limousines, Bikini Queens, and Swelling Dreams” Warrior of Radness Fall Winter 2012: Video

The latest installment of the great Warrior of Radness campaign films; this time we’re met with “Limousines, Bikini Queens, and Swelling Dreams.” As they state, “now it’s all designed to blow our minds, but our minds already been blown…” Very fucking true. Check for the latest in anit-surf wear from the Cali-based surf brand.  


Supreme 2012 Fall/Winter Lookbook

We love a man with some scruff and some big ole ears! Supreme has just released its 2012 fall/winter lookbook and it looks to contain some very covetable pieces. Featuring a variety of outerwear options from a leather pea coat produced in collaboration with Schott to a technical shell coat, the lookbook promises something for every […]


Reebok Classic 2012 Fall/Winter Lookbook: Hello Childhood Flashback

I am getting to be the age where my life IS retro! Picture this, me, 1984ish, brown cordury overalls, striped beige and orange polo short sleeve shirt and maroon Reeboks just like these pictured here. Two of Reebok’s most iconic shapes-–the Workout and the Freestyle–celebrate their anniversaries this year. Having presented the limited edition anniversary […]

Health Queer News

San Francisco’s Up Your Alley Street Fair 2012 FAQ: Can I be Nude & Lewd?

San Francisco’s Up Your Alley Street Fair returns this Sunday July 29th, 2012 at 11am to 6pm. Fair happens on Dore Alley between Howard and Folsom Streets, continuing on Folsom from 9th to Juniper and the adjoining block of 10th St. [See Map] San Francisco, CA Polish your leather, exfoliate your butt cheeks and get your kink […]

Queer News

Soldiers March in Uniform at San Diego Pride Parade: Video

  “On Saturday in San Diego, active-duty soldiers marched in uniform for the first time at an LGBT pride parade. The military contingent was the crowd favorite, attracting the loudest cheers and most picture requests from the 200,000 attendees. In the weeks preceding the parade, military members were unsure if their respective branch of services would approve their plans […]

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Totally fresh! This week the BBC unveils its marketing campaign and title sequences for the London 2012 Olympics entitled “Stadium UK”. The animation is directed by Passion’s Pete Candeland and the campaign was devised by executive creative director Damon Collins and a team of creatives at Rainey Kelly Campbell Roalfe/Y&R. The campaign is designed to […]

Art Queer News

Bring Your Own Queer (BYOQ) 2012: Free Gaytime Music, Art & Performance Festival: KICKSTARTER

KICKSTARTER ABOUT THIS PROJECT Bring Your Own Queer (BYOQ) is a free gaytime music, art & performance festival held in Golden Gate Park (between the DeYoung and the Academy of Sciences) showcasing local queer artists.Volunqueer your tax-deductible donations now and dance in the sun come September. It can’t happen without your support! The impact BYOQ […]

Music Queer News

Astralwerks Releases 2nd Annual Gay Pride Sampler Hey Boy, Hey Girl! – Pride 2012

  Astralwerks are proud to announce their second annual Gay Pride sampler, Hey Boy, Hey Girl! – Pride 2012, featuring some of the label’s most acclaimed artists and several newcomers that are already creating waves on the global stage. A limited edition CD version will be distributed free at numerous Gay Pride events throughout June and into the Summer months. A digital […]

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The Burger Girl aka Benjamin Dukhan Sings Live at Frankie Morello Men’s Fall 2012 Runway Show: Video

  We at Accidental Bear have such mad love for male model/singer/artist Benjamin Dukhan aka Burger Girl. It was a surprise to us actually to start watching this video for Frankie Morello Men’s Fall 2012 line and to see the Burger Girl singing live. Kudos our bearded lovely! MILAN – FashionTV takes you behind the scenes with menswear […]

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2012 Los Angeles Beard & Mustache Competition June 24th

Once a year, hirsute gentlemen gather amidst the City of Angels for a day of camaraderie, inspiration, and competition. The time is upon us for the bewhiskered and mustachioed brothers to assemble for our Second Annual Los Angeles Beard and Mustache Competition at the historical Belasco Theatre. Centered in the heart of downtown Los Angeles, […]