The Carbon Festival brings together the best in contemporary design, style, and culture for a series of presentations and various side events. With the 2014 festival on the horizon and Brent Rollins, Patrick Martinez, Mark McNairy, and others set to take the stage in Melbourne, now is the perfect time to share a few highlights from the 2013 event.

Among the big names to take the stage were Barry McGee, Dabs Myla, Shawn Stussy, Ronnie FiegGeoff Lillemon, and Simon "Woody" Wood, and they each had some gems to share about their work and their respective businesses. Check out the recap video below and head to the We Are All Carbon site to learn more.

CARBON FESTIVAL 2013: Day One Highlights from ACCLAIM Magazine on Vimeo.