Tag Archives: MIKE TOWNSEND

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MARCH 2016 PLAYLIST: FEATURING DONOVAN, CURTIS MAYFIELD, GRAND NATIONAL, AND MORE

For this month’s playlist our friends Mike and Lara Townsend, founders of Threads and Fins in LA, curate a playlist that hits on just what we needed as we bounce around the next few weeks fighting off our wanderlust.   … Continue reading

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BAJA WITH OTTO FLORES

Photos and words By: Mike Townsend When Otto and I met in Southern California in the late ’90s, life was fast and inebriated. We later reconnected when I lived in New York–okay, still somewhat inebriated. But Otto’s world had been … Continue reading

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NEW YORK’S WINTER BEACH CULTURE, AND WHY IT’S ALL WRONG

By: Mike Townsend “When it snows, book a flight straight to Puerto Rico.” That’s the advice I received from Joel Tudor and Danny Fuller over a New Year’s Eve in California, about a month before I moved to New York. … Continue reading

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FINLESS IN SAN O WITH YANN AND JOEY

Photography & Words By: Mike Townsend  “Yann, what’re the directions again? Oh shit, I know the place, I’ll be there in 20.” “OK fantastic, see you then.” I pull up to see barefooted Yann in front of his house waving … Continue reading

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MIKE TOWNSEND // THE MAN OF MANY HATS

Mike Townsend is a man of many hats, both figuratively and literally. From restaurants (Morgan) and bars, (Chloe81), to fashion and photography, I sat down with him to chat a little about what drives him and what keeps this Cali … Continue reading