Hard to believe the apparel part of Stussy was just a side project, Shawn Stussy explains that his main source of income was building surfboards. The side project gained some traction and became the monster of company it is today. In this new video, the designer goes back to what he does best—building surfboards. Shawn Stussy gives us a tour on the inner workings of his studio, through the lens of director Seth Epstein. The designer preps for his new surfboard shop to open in Japan around April—as you can see the man is still very much hands on. Check out the video above. [shawnstussy]

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