Archive for the ‘STYLE’ Category

August 28th, 2013 | By | 29 Comments

Raglan | Surf & Style

In honor of the shirt style that shares a name with the famous New Zealand surf spot, SWELL buyer Morgan looks back on his trip to the Raglan Region as part of a lifeguard exchange program.

Drop into the season of sleeves with new raglan sleeve shirts at SWELL.

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August 22nd, 2013 | By | 10 Comments

Thirsty Thursday | Dark & Stormy Recipe

 

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The dark and stormy cocktail is the perfect mix of aloha and anarchy. Inspired by surviving bastard days at sea, this easy herbal combo will take the edge off and transport you to the tropics.

Ingredients:

1 Ginger Beer
2 oz Dark Rum
2-3 Lime Wedges
2 oz Aloe Vera Gel 
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August 18th, 2013 | By | 710 Comments

SWELL Suds + Style. Top Beer & Kit Pairings from the Stone Brew Fest.

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The coast was pretty gray, wave-less, and downright dreary yesterday, so sun (and beverage) seekers had to relocate inland. I’m sure many-a-arms were twisted to steer this coastal emigration to the Stone 17th Anniversary Celebration and Beer Festival. Beer? In the sunshine? Horrible idea, I know.
There were over 100 different beers there…cider-y ones, manly ones, dark ones, fruity ones…the list goes on. So why not dress accordingly and wear a kits that says: “I’m here for the (insert brewery name here) beer!”
(Pictured Watch: Komono)

Read on for reviews of the top 5 beers from the ‘fest, paired with very apropos pants, shirts, etc… (more…)

July 30th, 2013 | By | 962 Comments

Face It: Watch Size Guide

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Watch yourself…and the size of said watch. Because when it comes to watches, yes, it does matter. So SWELL went ahead and added case (face) sizes to each watch description, so you’ll be able to make that all-important decision with as much info as possible. But let’s face it, depending on your vocation of course, you may not always keep a ruler at arms reach whilst internet shopping. Or maybe you just need visual. Either way, read on and let our watches be your (size) guide….
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