January 28th, 2016
Archive for the ‘STYLE’ Category
The smoke finally settled from the ourCaste 4th of July bender at their HQ in Newport, and its a wonder we didn’t end up in the clink. Kegs were cashed, Tacos taken down, fuses were lit, faces were licked and these babes wondered down wearing new Wonderland Sun Shades.
Thanks for the American memories (albeit fuzzy) fellas, and keep cranking out those signature styles sold at SWELL. Enjoy the evidence…
Wade got a call from Dane Reynolds and Nathan Fletcher that a certain mainland Mex slab had a manageable swell coming. So he hopped a flight from Oz to Orange County only to find out the swell was too steep, so he manned the SWELL couch for a few days hoping to score the Newport Jetties before the next swell hits Mex. Spoiler Alert: Beer-Consumed > Waves Ridden (more…)
Laguna Beach local Brandy Faber is the Marketing Director At Roark and a connoisseur of crawling through Cabo. Here’s his hybrid packing techniques for staying stocked an stoked.
The first time I went to Cabo we went straight to the store from the airport. One of our purchases was a Styrofoam cooler that we stocked with the important essentials of beer and water to have while we surfed on the desolated East Cape.
The Styrofoam cooler didn’t hold up very well and I was bummed to (more…)
Thanks for the bagels fellas, where’d this holey breakfast come from?
Mike Q: None other than the holiest of holy when it comes to a Newport breakfast spot, good ol’ Al Cap.
Tell us about the earliest origins of ourCaste, and how you landed such an iconic shop here in west Newport
Mike Q: Earliest origins…geez, must have been years ago now. The idea spawned from our close knit group friends and their passions that we saw missing from a place we’ve long been apart of. Not that the brand was necessarily formed back then, but the “big bang” moment came after looking at the (more…)