Archive for the ‘GOODS FOR GUYS’ Category

October 8th, 2013 | By | 73 Comments

Meet Your Maker | Tavik Men's Designer Mark Powell Talks Tavik Style, Parties, Surf & Workwear Inspo


Tell us why the slim pickens shirt is ideal for salty shapers and garage dwellers.

MP: Slim Pickens was inspired by the durable denim of our western heritage. Think gold-digging, sharp-shooting and the random bar-room brawl. (more…)

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October 7th, 2013 | By | 519 Comments

SDSU SWELL Fashion Show

Brandon Carney, our ambassador at San Diego State, held a fashion show on-campus at Scripps Cottage for 40+ fashion-forward students. After partnering with Brightside Network Media and the SDSU Surf Team, Brandon promoted the event all over campus, social media and in Greek life circles. He had a ton of giveaways and free SWELL swag. Read on for photos from the show and links to get the goods…

Video c/o Brightside Video Network (more…)

October 4th, 2013 | By | 259 Comments

Spear Fishing with Sharks in Tahiti SWELL Lensmen Talks About Avoiding Sharks While Spearfishing in Tahiti


Spear Fishing in Tahiti is beyond just a hobby, it is second only to our love for surfing! It goes hand in hand with the Tahitian lifestyle. If we take a boat out for a good day of surf, there is inevitably a spear gun or two aboard in case someone takes a break and wants to catch the post surf meal, unless you catch gets stolen by sharks known for stalking us. (more…)

October 2nd, 2013 | By | 258 Comments

Photographer Gear Review | Dafin Award Winning Surf Photographer Professes His Love For His Favorite Swim Fins


Words & Photos by Shawn Parkin

First, let me say that I am not sponsored by DaFin. I don’t know the people who run the company, and I’ve never been given a free pair of fins. I’m just a believer in their product. (more…)