Learn How to Speak Pigeon from Volcom

July 16th, 2009 | By | 1,748 Comments

Learn the local lingo, compliments of Volcom. You can thank them now, before the locals beat you up for looking like you’re trying to poke fun. “Wha? You wan beef, eh?”

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Tonight! Drive Thru Australia Premiere, Encinitas

July 16th, 2009 | By | 1,326 Comments

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Join Andy Irons and the cast from the new Drive Thru film at the world premiere of Drive Thru Australia tonight at La Paloma, Encinitas. The Drive Thru Series embarks on another zany adventure through Australia with Benji Weatherly, Donovan Frankenreiter, Occy, and Pat O. If you need a little more motivation to pull yourself away from Antiques Roadshow, Transworld Surf’s Chris Cote will be giving away tons of swag too.

La Paloma Theatre, Encinitas
7pm & 9pm

Check out more from the Drive Thru Series HERE

Top Trend: Ruffled Skirts

July 14th, 2009 | By | 2,738 Comments

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Ruffle up your features and flaunt your new summer tan in an ultra-girly ruffled mini skirt! This season’s newest skirt combines everything we love about summer trends: ditsy florals, high-waisted cuts, and playful ruffles. These youthful skirts are perfect paired with a tucked-in fitted tank or structured button-up, and flatter almost every body type!

How to Wear the trend:

Skirts for slim or athletic body types:
Pick something in a woven cotton or heavier fabric. The structure adds curves for a super feminine silhouette. Try: the Element Eastern Skirt, or the Hurley Adele Skirt (pictured above at far right).

Skirts for curvier or pear-shaped body types:
Opt for a skirt with a lighter-weight fabric that will drape on the body. Silks, lightweight jersey or rayon are great choices. Try: the O’Neill Scarlett Skirt (pictured above center), or the Billabong Reve Skirt (pictured above far left).

Shop the Trend HERE!

Deep Thoughts from: Team Rider Ian Calderon

July 13th, 2009 | By | 7,545 Comments

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Deep Thoughts, Swell’s new interview series, takes a look from the shallow-end at Swell team rider Ian Calderon.

ianCome back next Monday for more Deep Thoughts from the shallow end.