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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 on the road, bouncing from location to location.

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TAYLOR STEELE | STYLE-LIST

What is your favorite city and neighborhood?
NYC gives me  positive energy and inspires me the most out of any place I’ve been so far.

What is your favorite hotel?
Chateau Marmont. I stayed their recently and it feels like Old Hollywood.

Your favorite restaurant and dish?
Zenbu Cardiff Cougar Roll.

Best bar?
Any dive bar with good friends or good music will do.

Favorite vacation location?
Tibet is on the list.

Favorite surf spot / board?
Broken head or Lennox heads with a motorboat (Merrick)

Favorite duffel or suitcase?  
Suitcase is cooler but I seem to always have an old pelican case filled with camera stuff.

Favorite brand?
Verlaine menswear debuting this fall. I’ve seen the samples they are cool.

Favorite jean brand?  
Sam Elsom

Favorite Shirt?
An old black sweater my wife got me. Don’t know who made it.

Essential wardrobe items?  
Just some hats and old black shoes.

Favorite time of year?
Fall

Your style icon?
Wes Anderson and Terrence Malick

Personal style tips for others?
Be yourself and change it up.

Your tailor?
Sam Elsom

Preferred jacket style?  
Wool coat and warm.

Your salon or barber?  
Usually myself.

Favorite grooming product?  
Moroccan oil

Coffee or tea?
Green tea

Favorite shoe maker?
Nike custom Bespokes

Dream car/bike?
1970’s BMW R50/5 Toaster motorcycle

Favorite watch /watch brand?
Nixon

Essential gadget you can’t live without?
RED ONE & GoPro

Your favorite book?
Blood Meridian (McCarthy)

Favorite album?
Fleet Foxes

Favorite not for profit?
Surf Aid/Surfresource.org

Favorite artist?
Todd Diciurcio & Richard Phillips

 

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