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April 25th, 2014 | By | 61 Comments

DIY: Headband Updo

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Soaked and salty summer hair usually calls for some sort of updo. Branch out from the topknot with this 30-second style, using a bright scarf-style headband from Maaji Swimwear. Read on for the how-to…
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April 23rd, 2014 | By | 54 Comments

Welcome To Element’s New Home: The Branch

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Sandwiched between industrial buildings and a metal shop, you would never know it’s there…aside from the skate park and urban greenery that is. Welcome to Branch, the new home of Element Skateboards. On the surface, one might think it’s a random place for a skate company. But dive into the company culture and principles, and you’ll notice that they’re right where they should be. Founded on goals of bringing progress to skateboarding and everything that surrounds them, the choice to re-purpose one of the community’s oldest hardware stores into their new home brought the ideas of growth and a commitment to nature and community full circle.
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April 21st, 2014 | By | 105 Comments

Spotted in SWELL

Look who we found sporting their SWELL this week….

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Blogger: The Marcy Stop | Get the Look: Double Strap Tank
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April 4th, 2014 | By | 126 Comments

Design Tip: The Salty Pineapple Hut

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It had us at “pineapple.”
We stumbled across this salty little Summer fruit on Instagram. And because our parents taught us right, we decided to share. Meet the Salty Pineapple Hut.
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