22 Aug
UK music & fashion label brings summer to a close with surf tees

Typically known for pairing hot naked women with city-famous monuments, and I guess fruit as well, the crew at Passarella Death Squad introduce two new designs to their “Surfs Up” Collection. “Crystal Voyager” and “L’ete’ Sans Fin” are inspired by 1980s surf tees, and like always are made from 100% unique imported Japanese fabric. Manufactured […]


10 Apr
Two minimally designed decks in either silver or black

Saturdays Surf NYC has been on a hot streak, opening up a new Tokyo flagship store and scoring a place in GQ‘s Best New Menswear Designers in America 2012 list. Now they’ve teamed up with seminal New York skate shop SHUT, who’ve been making boards in NYC since 1986, to produce 2 skateboard decks. This blend […]


16 Dec
The latest offering from the Sir Mix-a-lot of the surf community

If you’re unfamiliar with the marketing efforts of Reef, let’s just say they have a healthy appreciation for a certain part of the female form. Consider them the Mazzucco of the surf community. For their latest homage to the derrière, the Reef crew hit up Puerto Rico to photograph their stable of models for their […]


24 Oct
The standard of do-it-yourself filming gets an update

Everyone who works in any form of production knows that GoPro is pretty much the standard for do-it-yourself filming. They revolutionized the industry with their incredibly easy-to-use and convenient Hero cameras, and now they’ve taken their tech to the next level with the HD Hero 2. The new camera comes in 3 editions, each targeted for […]


5 Oct
Yves Behar collaborates with SyCip for a city utility bike

San Fransisco-based studio Fuseproject has introduced their latest design by Yves Behar (who we’ve interviewed) and in collaboration with SyCip. The LOCAL is a unique design that came about as a means to address the needs of our daily lives. The Oregon Manifest Constructor Design Challenge (a competition to imagine a generation of sustainable transportation for […]


14 Sep
Karma's Shooting Brake cousin debuts at Frankfurt Motor Show

By now you should now know about Fisker Automotive, a California-based independent startup founded by premier designer Henrik Fisker — best known for penning the gorgeous Aston Martin DB9, V8 Vantage and BMW Z8. But unlike most startup auto companies, Fisker actually has a chance of succeeding — first because it’s executive board is loaded […]


29 Jul
Surfrider Foundation slathers naked girls in oil... for a good cause

Look, we all hated the BP oil spill that happened last year — it was one of the worst environmental disasters in American history. It was a natural abomination, a gut-wrenching illustration of greed, corner-cutting and lack of accountability, and finally got that stupid Palin drone to drop the “Drill, baby, drill!” refrain from popping […]


18 Jul
Digital artist uses LEGOs for newest series

Albert Seveso, an Italian illustrator and graphic artist, is best known for his series A me mi piace la gnocca! — a collection of effervescent illustrations that spawned out of an idea he had in 2007. The literal transition from Italian to English is NSFW but let’s just say it pertains to his fondness for […]