DC Shoes and DC Clothing at Tillys.com!DC Shoes Background:DC Shoes is an American company that specializes in footwear for extreme sports, skateboarding, snowboarding as well as snowboards, shirts, jeans, hats, and jackets. DC Shoes was founded in 1993 by Ken Block and Danny Way, and is based in Vista, California. DC originally stood for "Droors Clothing", but since the sale of Droors Clothing (which is now defunct), DC no longer has ties to Droors and is simply DC ShoesDC Shoes manufacturers footwear for all types of extreme sports, including skateboarding, snowboarding, BMX, motocross, and surfing. They are highly regarded as one of the most well made shoes in all of the above industries, and have evolved into a multibillion dollar corporation. DC recently sponsored the world's first skate plaza, which was built in Kettering, Ohio. The skate plaza, a dream of Rob Dyrdek, is billed as the first skate park for street skateboarders. The above information is from DC Shoes website.