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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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STYLE-LIST: ASHLEY CALANDRA, SENIOR DIRECTOR OF PUBLIC RELATIONS AT BARNEYS NY, SHARES SOME OF HER PERSONAL STYLE SECRETS

When you first meet Ashley, there are two things you immediately notice about her. First, it is her strikingly beautiful and almost amber-like red hair, and second, it is her edgy, sleek, and chic style that she casually sports, even … 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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MODEL LUMA GROTHE SAILING IN MEXICO

The amazingly beautiful Luma Grothe sets sail in Mexico with Harper’s Bazaar Mexico for their cover shoot, making for one unforgettable captain.   THANK YOU DANNY CARDOZO & HARPER’S BAZAAR MEXICO  

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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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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: 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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STYLE-LIST: SORAYA SILCHENSTEDT, JEWELRY DESIGNER, SHARES WHAT MAKES HER STYLE SIMPLE & CHIC

Soraya Silchenstedt, a designer of jewelry who’s pieces instantly become cult classics – former co-founder and creative director of Finn, now heading up her own namesake label  – this New York beauty knows a thing or two about style. Here … 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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STYLE-LIST: JESSIE RUDIN, SWIMWEAR DESIGNER, GIVES US A TASTE OF HER NYC MEETS AMAGANSETT MINDSET

By: Victoria Clark Jessie Rudin is anything but your ordinary NYC girl. As a swimwear designer and a true lover of the sea, Rudin has this undeniable ability to perfectly and effortlessly pull off a cool beach edge with chic city style. With her love of the … Continue reading

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BRAND TO KNOW: LA MARÉE SWIMWEAR

By: Victoria Clark 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 … Continue reading

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JEAN-PHILIPPE PITER’S PURE

Jean-Philippe Piter was born in Dakar in 1968. At the age of 16 Jean-Philippe left Sénégal and moved to France to study photography. After completing his studies Jean-Philippe served as an assistant to some of the biggest names in the … Continue reading

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THEY CALL IT THE BLUES / THE BEST OF SPRINGS DENIM

Spring is here and if you’ve been paying attention, as I am sure you have, you’ve noticed the continued refinement of denim. With many designers making a slight shift from a focus on the rugged and raw to the soft … Continue reading

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STYLE-LIST: MORGAN BOGLE, DESIGNER AND ANIMAL RIGHTS ACTIVIST SHARES HER INSPIRATIONS

By: Victoria Clark Morgan Bogle is the founder of the sustainable and cruelty-free luxury bag line, Freedom of Animals, based in New York City. This ever so stylish brunette beauty has been passionate about both fashion and animal rights for as long … Continue reading

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STYLE-LIST: KRISTIN BARONE, CREATIVE CONSULTANT, SHARES A FEW THINGS THAT MAKES HER STYLE HER OWN

Kristin Barone, the former International Fashion Director at WWD, now creative consultant and humanitarian, supporting the efforts of Red Earth Trading Company and Know Think Act. Here Kristin shares what makes her style her own. KRISTIN BARONE | STYLE-LIST What is … Continue reading

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PLAYING DRESS UP IN PLAYLAND

When two lovely ladies take up residence for the weekend in an empty Rockaway hotel for a little stay-cation, the rooms come alive in a playful story of dress up. PHOTOS / RUSS NEIPP & CORNELIS HUNDERSMARCK HAIR & MAKEUP / … Continue reading

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ANAAK, A COLLECTION BY MARISSA MAXIMO

By: Joseph Licata Marissa Maximo, the Director of Brand Partnerships and Special Projects at Urban Outfitters, is as multifaceted as her title suggests. One of those facets, a magnificent textile designer who’s latest project ANAAK – a women’s line of … 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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SIMPLISTICALLY TRENDY: LNA CLOTHING’S SPRING 2015 COLLECTION

By: Katie Chen Made for those who live casually, LnA Clothing’s Lauren Alexander and April Leight designed their Spring 2015 Collection to highlight a simple color palette. Featuring basic stripes and two-toned dye looks to bring together their signature look, the layers … Continue reading

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GOOD GAUZE, THE PERFECT WAY TO SPEND A GETAWAY

By: Joseph Licata If you’re preparing for an upcoming holiday away and need a little inspiration, then you’re in luck. Brydie Mack, with her latest editorial, shows us the way for that perfect getaway. Now this isn’t as practical if … 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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GILLIAN SCHWARTZ, FOUNDER OF SCHWARTZ AND SONS, GIVES US A HINT AT HER PERSONAL STYLE

    GILLIAN SCHWARTZ | STYLE-LIST What is your Favorite City and neighborhood? BIG SUR What is your favorite Hotel? 29 PALMS Your favorite restaurant and dish? AVOCADO. OR ANYWHERE THEY HAVE A GIANT SALAD Favorite Vacation location? LA / … Continue reading

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NAT LANYON’S QUEENSLAND – (NSFW)

Surf Collective: What inspires you? Nat Lanyon: Music, life in general. Being fit & healthy I always feel more inspired, don’t get me wrong I’m still hungover alot, but you gotta push through it, because I’m not productive when I’m hung haha. Im always … 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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STYLE-LIST: TAYLOR STEELE, DIRECTOR AND PRODUCER, SHARES WHAT HE NEEDS MOST WHEN ON THE ROAD

Taylor Steele, an award-winning director and producer, who broke new ground with his surf film ‘Momentum’ and continues to surprise us with film after film through his production company Poor Specimen. Here Taylor shares what he needs most when he’s … Continue reading

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SUMMER RENTAL’S SUMMER RENTAL

By: Joseph Licata Meet David, he is the man behind Summer Rental and some great tees coming out of Brooklyn right now. A cheeky, high-brow take on the perfect tee that we all love each summer. The tee that fits perfectly, is the … Continue reading

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INNER-VIEW: DANIEL ARSHAM ON INSPIRATION, THE CHALLENGE OF TIME, AND HIS LOVE OF DISNEY

By: Joseph Licata Daniel Arsham is a New York based artist whose work incorporates elements of architecture, performance and sculpture that will distort your understanding of space, structure and time. In addition to past shows at PS1 in New York, … Continue reading

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SURF REPORT WITH KAROLINA KURKOVA

By: Joseph Licata Upon meeting Ms. Kurkova a few weeks back in New York, she suggested my posting this wonderfully crafted editorial for you all to enjoy from Vogue Spain’s June 2014 issue. And who am I to turn down such … Continue reading