Behind The Scenes: March 14′ SWELL Style Photoshoot Bikini season in Laguna Beach. Celebrating Spring in new sunny styles

March 3rd, 2014 | By | 8 Comments

THE 2014 SPRING STYLE GUIDE -Gone sunning in Laguna Beach. Take a break from the cold and dive
into bikinis, bold colors, cropped neoprene, and Spring Festival finds. Let the sol searching begin…
See all the Spring styles at swell swell.com/Womens-March-Catalog

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Spotted in SWELL

March 3rd, 2014 | By | 6 Comments

We caught a few of our favorite bloggers, spotted styling their SWELL this week…
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Blogger: Vanessa Balli | Pictured: Nautical Stripe Tee Dress

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Blogger: The Coral Court | Pictured: Acid Wash Tee

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Photo Tip: Kelsey Finn

March 3rd, 2014 | By | 18 Comments

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Photo Tip of the Week from photo contributor, Kelsey Finn…
Don’t be afraid to play with foreground. A lot of people get caught up in the best background for a photo.
Often, people underestimate the effect an object in the foreground can have. I like to capture moments when schools of fish are swimming between myself and the model, or have a model explore around some coral heads that lie between us.

Check back next week for fresh photo tips, or check out past tips here: Photography Tips
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SeaMade: Surfing 101 | Walking the Plank

March 1st, 2014 | By | 5 Comments

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One of the biggest objectives of longboarding is being able to stylishly nose ride. Today we’re going to talk about mustering up style and grace to get to the nose. Planted hail mary hang tens will come later once you’ve mastered the cross stepping.
Photo |  Chris Grant Photo
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