Category Archives: STUFF

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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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AT HOME WITH: MIKEY AND LISA DETEMPLE (PART 2) AND THEIR BROOKLYN ABODE

In this second installment of the DeTemple tour, the first being of their Montauk  hideaway, we take you inside Lisa and Mikey’s Brooklyn home. Much like their East End getaway, the DeTemple’s Brooklyn spot is simple and chic – a perfect representation … 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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THESE MUST-HAVE ITEMS WILL INSTANTLY TRANSFORM YOUR APARTMENT/HOME INTO ONE TO ENVY

By: Victoria Clark While a lot can be said about one’s choice in shoes, music, and of course, clothing, the same can and will be said about the chosen decor and styling of their apartment. However, since some of us have a particularly … Continue reading

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STYLE-LIST: KATIE DURKO, SOCIAL MEDIA MAVEN AND WEST COAST BEAUTY, SHARES HER EDGY AND LAID-BACK BEACH STYLE

By: Victoria Clark Living in this age of technology, it isn’t uncommon to become friends with someone through social media, in fact, I’d say it is almost pretty normal! And as much as we sometimes hate it, social media can … Continue reading

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STYLE-LIST: APRIL UCHITEL, MOTHER, FASHIONISTA, AND CHIEF BRAND OFFICER OF SPRING, SHARES HER DAY IN THE LIFE

When describing April Uchitel, it would be a big understatement to say that she is just another trendy New York City mom, for when you meet her, you know she is much more than that. With her rose red lipstick, her chic … Continue reading

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ATTENTION LOVERS OF THE LIFE AQUATIC: HERE’S WHY LIMPIA IS THE CAUSE TO CONNECT WITH

In the spring of 2015, philanthropist, businessman, environmentalist, surfer, and Montauk resident, Luke Weil, decided to take a stand to protect a body of water that has had such a big impact on his life from a very early age. … Continue reading

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MAY 2016 SURF COLLECTIVE PLAYLIST: FEATURING PETER BJORN AND JOHN, PRYDA, STILL PARADE, AND MORE

  1. One Dance – Drake 2. Hammock – Millionyoung 3. Coastal Cat – Tez Cadey 4. Water Water – Humans 5. HandClap – Fitz and the Tantrums 6. Bedbugs – The Limousines 7. Not My Day – Keith James … Continue reading

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YOU’RE SO COOL: WHAT DOES IT REALLY MEAN TO BE ‘COOL’?

By: Victoria Clark It’s a phrase that we hear all the time. A word we use to describe anything we find intriguing or unique – something or someone that catches our eye and tests the depths of self-expression and imagination … Continue reading

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DECEMBER 2015 PLAYLIST: FEATURING BASECAMP, ODESZA, LED ZEPPELIN AND MORE

    1. Basecamp – Comfort Zone 2. RAC, Speak – One House 3. Brett – Street Cleaning 4. Still Parade – Concrete Vision 5. Pete Yorn – Summer Was A Day 6. World Champion – Shakes 7. Big Data, … Continue reading

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STYLE-LIST: NEADA JANE, MANAGING EDITOR OF GARANCE DORÉ, SHARES HER AUSSIE UPBRINGING AND CITY LIVING STYLE PICKS

By: Victoria Clark Ok, so we all know that Garance Doré is one of the chicest and coolest bloggers on Mother Earth, but as the founder and creative director of her eponymous blog, it is no surprise that Ms. Doré has … 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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15 PHOTOS OF THE 1934 LOUIS VUITTON BEACH HOUSE, DESIGNED BY CHARLOTTE PERRIAND

    It’s hard to image, considering the modern lines and simple aesthetic, but in 1934 famed designer Charlotte Perriand designed this wonderfully simple and elegant home. A modern home designed well before its time. Take a look inside this … Continue reading

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GREEN WITH ENVY: COFFEE MAY HAVE JUST MET ITS MATCH WITH PANATEA MATCHA GREEN TEA

By: Victoria Clark As consumers, we are, by nature, constantly exposed to new and evolving inventions, ideas, recipes, and styles. While some of these inventions and ideas have what it takes to stick around for the long haul, many others … Continue reading

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ROGAN GREGORY, ON THE FORM OF THINGS

By: Joseph Licata Now you may know this man, Rogan Gregory, as the creative director behind the birth of fashion brand Edun, or possibly through his namesake brand Rogan – remember those amazing basics? –  or even the organic and … 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: ELLEN MOORE, ACCESSORIES DIRECTOR AT KRUPP GROUP, GIVES US A TASTE OF HER SOUTHERN CHARM & NEW YORK EDGE

Aside from offering great surf, music, food, and natural beauty, North Carolina also breads some of the coolest and interesting people. Case in point, the gorgeous Ellen Moore, Accessories Director for the fashion and lifestyle PR firm, Krupp Group. With a style that … 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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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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STYLE-LIST: THE USUAL CREW, EMILY ANDERSON & YASHA WALLIN, ON WHAT’S WHAT

      You know these two, Emily Anderson and Yasha Wallin, they are the dynamic duo behind The Usual, that love letter to MTK we all enjoy. Often found on the beaches of Montauk during the long summer days … 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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THE FIRST AND ONLY SURF APP FOR THE APPLE WATCH

Finding the best waves was just made easier today by our friends over at Smashing Boxes – introducing CRNT, the first surfing app for the Apple Watch. CRNT lets users view current surf conditions at a glance directly on their … Continue reading

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A. KAHN INTRODUCES THE FLYING HUNTSMAN 105 LAND ROVER DEFENDER PICKUP

  A. Kahn does it again, taking an iconic Land Rover and transforming it into something well, iconic. Even though some of what this British shop has turned out isn’t always tasteful, with this Flying Huntsman 105 it’s not a concern. Masculine, … Continue reading

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BRAND TO KNOW: LA MARÉE SWIMWEAR

As we count down the days until summer, we find ourselves searching for inspiration and reminders that warmer weather is just around the corner. And since we at Surf Collective hope to bring our readers their daily dose of inspiration through sharing stories of people, … Continue reading

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OLIVIA JEAN, SINGER, SONG WRITER, MUSICIAN AND ALL AROUND BADASS, SHARES HER INSPIRATIONS

Olivia Jean, who dropped her debut solo LP last October titled, Bathtub Love Killings,  is a multi-instrumentalist who cut her teeth in the Third Man Records stable backing folks as varied as Karen Elson, Wanda Jackson and Jack White in … 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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LIVING CARBON-POSITIVE, NOW SEXIER THAN EVER

By: Joseph Licata With sustainability, low-carbon and minimal design surging from trend to mainstay, a group of architects are bringing to market affordable options for those who want to live well while making an impact. ArchiBlox, said architects, recently showed … Continue reading

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MARCH 2015 PLAYLIST: FEATURING COLEMAN HELL, BIG SEAN, SATIN JACKETS, THE AVENER, AND MORE

1. Golden Coast – Futurist 2. Years & Years – Take Shelter 3. Emile Haynie – Come Find Me 4. Ang Low – Wild Horses 5. Watermät – Bullit 6. Coleman Hell – 2 Heads 7. AWOLNATION – I’m On … 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