Category Archives: Mens Fashion

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SURF SHOP POP-UP BY SALT SURF

SURF SHOP is a pop-up lifestyle shop opened by SALT SURF in late 2016. It brings together the full SALT SURF line, in addition to a few of their favorite brands and designers. Originally started in New York City, SALT SURF … Continue reading

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THE ULTIMATE 2016 HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE: FROM TECH TO TRAVEL AND EVERYTHING IN BETWEEN

From tech to travel and everything in between, this gift guide will find that something for everyone on your list at price points to suit all shopping budgets. Enjoy and happy hunting. TECH AND GEAR Leica: C Digital Camera ($629.00) / … Continue reading

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BRANDS TO KNOW

As our readers know, we at Surf Collective love the creative mind. Whether it’s art, design, or fashion, we seek to celebrate and highlight brands and individuals who are pushing the confines of creativity to bring something new and inspiring into … Continue reading

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AT HOME WITH ROY ALPERT: THE MAN ABOUT TOWN BEHIND SOME OF OUR FAVORITE HOTELS

By: Victoria Clark One of the many reasons why I love New York is because of the fact that it is a giant melting pot of people from all different walks of life. From world-renowned chefs and artists to musicians … Continue reading

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AT HOME: ROGAN GREGORY’S MONTAUK HIDEAWAY

Upon entering Mr. Gregory’s home, you quickly realize that you’ve entered a space where every detail has been considered. There is a level of minamilizum that seems to lend itself to being a functional environment – it’s main purpose to … Continue reading

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INNER-VIEW: MAN OF THE WORLD’S ALAN MALEH ON PRINT, CONCEPT STORES, AND HIS GOALS FOR THE FUTURE

By: Victoria Clark We see it in some of our favorite stores around the world. That thick book-like magazine with a cover that features some of the most intriguing men of our time with the gold title that describes them all as a, MAN … Continue reading

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IN THEIR SHOES: JACQUELINE KIRSTEIN AND MATTHEW CHEVALLARD | COUPLES WE LOVE

There are thousands of quotes and poems about love. Some make us feel like love is always a grandiose feeling consisting primarily of passion and fervor, while others have more of a cynical take on the power of love and its emotional … Continue reading

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STYLE-LIST: PRO SURFER, TYLER STANALAND, ON HIS WEST COAST STYLE

Tyler Stanaland, pro surfer/skimboarder, Catch Surf team rider, and California native, is one of the most stylish guys you’ll see around. With a sleeve of tattoos, you might assume that Tyler is just another bad boy pro athlete; however, with … Continue reading

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STYLE-LIST: DAVID HELWANI, FOUNDER AND CREATIVE DIRECTOR OF TWENTY TEES, SHARES HIS STYLE PICKS

David Helwani is anything but your typical designer. From working in the music industry to attending law school and passing the bar, Helwani proves that finding your calling is not always a clear and direct path. However, the garment world … Continue reading

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FALL FOOTWEAR THAT ARE PERFECT SUBSTITUTES FOR YOUR SUMMER SANDALS

With fall officially here, it is time we all invest in a good pair of stylish yet comfortable sneakers to keep our toes warm for the brisk months ahead. And if you are in the market for new shoes, you’ve come … Continue reading

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5 QUESTIONS WITH NICK BROWN, THE MAN BEHIND THE BRAND THAT IS BRINGING STYLE AND COMFORT BACK INTO OUR STEP

By: Victoria Clark One of the things that we love most about fashion is the fact that it is an ever evolving art that always gives us something to look forward to. However, regardless of the times and trends, there … Continue reading

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STYLE-LIST: MICHAEL SAIGER, FOUNDER OF MIANSAI, SHARES HIS TRAVEL-READY STYLE STAPLES

For anyone starting a business or hoping to finally turn a dream into reality, Michael Saiger, Founder and Creative Director of Miansai, is a man to admire. From making his own jewelry and bracelets in his dorm room at the … Continue reading

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A NEW TAKE ON FASHION AND PHOTOGRAPHY WITH THE LADIES BEHIND EDTN-NY

By: Victoria Clark Those who know me know that I do love me some Instagram. However, 90% of the time I am not even looking at my own feed, but rather perusing for any cool new brands, artists, and creative … Continue reading

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RIVAY NYC – MODERN AND MASCULINE, COLLECTION DROPPING FALL 2015

By: Joseph Licata For the gents looking for a modern adventure. Be on the lookout for Rivay. Gearing up to launch this fall, they will be stocking classic silhouettes with a modern and masculine twist – perfect for escaping the city in … Continue reading

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THE ENEMY OF THE “BEST” IS OFTEN THE “GOOD”

  “You have to decide what your highest priorities are and have the courage—pleasantly, smilingly, non-apologetically, to say “no” to other things. And the way you do that is by having a bigger “yes” burning inside. The enemy of the … Continue reading

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STYLE-LIST: DAVID GULICK

David Gulick, the man behind the brand Summer Rental, spends his summers in Montauk (you can usually find him behind the bar at The Surf Lodge) and most of the winters in far-flung places with his feet firmly planted on … Continue reading

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STYLE-LIST: PETER DAVIS, PUBLICATION DIRECTOR OF THE DAILY FRONT ROW, ON WHAT MAKES HIS STYLE HIS OWN

Peter Davis is as New York, as well, New York. Growing up on the Upper East Side Peter quickly made the city his own. Eventually landing at Paper Magazine, where his style really came to life. Since then Peter has made … Continue reading

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ESSENTIAL BEACHWEAR DESIGNED TO TAKE YOU INTO THE SUMMER SEASON WITH STYLE

By: Victoria Marie Clark With pools opening and “summer Fridays” beginning, Memorial Day is often marked as the unofficial kick-off weekend to the summer season. And as we gladly bid farewell to the bitter cold winter behind us, this Memorial Day weekend … Continue reading

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SALT SURF LAUNCHES SPRING SUMMER 2015 COLLECTION

SALT SURF has released it’s latest menswear collection for Spring / Summer 2015, and with a whole new range of offerings. These new styles will easily take you from the city to shore, with great fitting shorts, tees, wovens and … Continue reading

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ONLY. NY LAUNCHES KNITWEAR CAPSULE COLLECTION FOR SPRING 2015

  By: Joseph Licata For Spring / Summer 2015 ONLY NY is launching a new Premium Knitwear capsule collection. With three styles; a cotton henley, french terry raglan hoodie and a cotton crew-neck tee. Cut in hues of cream, navy … Continue reading

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STYLE-LIST: SAM TALBOT, CHEF AND AUTHOR, SHARES HIS KITCHEN READY STYLE STAPLES

Sam Talbot is a chef and author and a man at the forefront of the sustainable living movement. When he isn’t in the kitchen he can be found surfing the beaches of Montauk or running the streets of New York … Continue reading

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TAKE NOTE: 22 OF THE BEST SURF SHOPS IN THE WORLD

Indo, Cali, Oz, and Hawaii are amongst some of the top surf destinations in the world, so, naturally, you would expect to find some of the world’s top surf shops there as well; however, you’d be surprised that some of the … Continue reading

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MENSWEAR: LACING UP FOR SPRING IN BLACK & WHITE

It’s getting to be that time again, that sad moment when you realize you need to invest in a new pair spring sneakers. Now you can’t go wrong with a classic white shoe for the warmer days ahead, but let me … Continue reading

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WARBY PARKER LAUNCHES DAYDREAM SUNGLASSES COLLECTION

With Spring just around the corner it’s the perfect time to freshen up that sartorial look with a pair (or two) of these new frames from our friends over at Warby Parker. With the launch of their new Daydream Collection, … Continue reading

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JOHN MOORE, GQ DESIGNER OF THE YEAR REVEALS HIS STYLE SECRETS

John Moore, named one of GQ’s 2014 Menswear Designers of The Year, is as multifaceted as the projects he’s worked on. Moore has lead creative and design for the likes of Quiksilver Women’s, VSTR and Hollister. Runs his own branding … Continue reading

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OUTERKNOWN, KELLY SLATER’S NEW KERING-BACKED SURF-LIFESTYLE BRAND

Earlier this year, surfing champion Kelly Slater chose not to renew his sponsorship contract with Quiksilver, after over two decades as the face of the troubled surfwear giant. Instead, he called up designer and fellow surfer John Moore (who was, … Continue reading

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KITMEN KEUNG WATCHES, SOMETHING SIMPLE

One of my favorite items right now is the Kitmen Keung watch. A time piece designed with a high level of abstraction and simplicity, leaving room for the wearer’s expression of style. Simple, practical and quality. Can you ask for … Continue reading

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YOUR HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE: FOR THE NAUGHTY AND THE NICE

It’s officially the holidays. And to hopefully make your life a bit easier we’ve pulled together a few of our favorite things for the man, woman, gear junkie or art lover in your life. No matter who’s on your naughty … Continue reading

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MATUSE FINDING SUCCESS AMONG GIANTS

Victoria Clark chats with Matuse CEO John Campbell and shows us why we all will one day #loveMatuse By: Victoria Clark When one thinks of brands within the surf and action sports space, Quiksilver, Hurley, Billabong, and Burton are undeniably … Continue reading