Dateline: At and after 10:30 a.m., Saturday, May 7, 2017 on the famed Venice Beach Boardwalk...
Below, aahhh... ZELDA'S: home of the famed Saigon Cinnamon mini-donut!...
Donuts √ Bacon √ Coffee.....
Lots of shops on the boardwalk selling trademarked goods!... #trademarks
Below, the Venice Beach bikepath. #bicycles #surfboards
Some local Venice artists, below, with an interesting installation right smack dab on the boardwalk. I paid a buck to take this photo.
Below, I stopped in the shop, CALIFORNIA LOVE, and found a really nice wide brimmed hat made by KOORINGAL® ($54 bucks and change inc. tax), an Aussie company.
x-ref: USPTO "TESS" Record (extract/partial):
Word Mark: KOORINGAL
International Class 25: Hats; Hoods; Pants; Shoes; Short-sleeved or long-sleeved t-shirts; Shorts; Sweaters; T-shirts. FIRST USE: May 1, 2007; FIRST USE IN COMMERCE: May 1, 2007.
Standard Character Mark
Serial Number: 95495728; Filing Date: December 14, 2011
Registration Number: 4186095; Reg. Date: August 7, 2012
And check out the hang tags and labels, below.
note: This particular hat has a 50 UPF rating too! (Ultraviolet Protection Factor).
Below, trademark signage inside the shop, California Love, that includes a RÉDÉLÉ sunglass display case!... (an Italian eyewear brand).
Continuing on my way, at Rose Ave. on the Boardwalk, I noticed a flock of seagulls... fighting over food scraps and strafing the boardwalk.....
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A Crazed Flock of Seagulls: The Video
Last but not least, a lone lifeguard watches the water from the sand at Navy St., the last outpost along Venice Beach before we head back to Santa Monica.
William E. Maguire,
Santa Monica, Calif.
(All photos and video by & Copyright William E. Maguire 2017.)
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