Posts Tagged ‘Billabong’

June 7th, 2013 | By | 2,213 Comments

DIY: Studded Lattice Tank

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Happy DIY Friday! Today’s DIY takes some inspo from these lattice waist dresses and the season’s lace-back tops. The cut-outs give them the perfect amount of edge. We re-created the look by customizing one of our favorite new Billabong tanks. Want to re-create the look? Get the how-to below…

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Pictured above: Lovers + Friends Maxi Dress / Grey Cut-Out Dress
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May 15th, 2013 | By | 107 Comments

Sterling Spencer Loves Recycling

Sterling Spencer aka Centaur, aka Sad Clown, aka Chancho, aka Hipster in training, has added “mad scientist” to his resume. He’s taking single use plastics out of the Great Pacific Garbage Patch, and into radical new Billabong Recycler Series Boardshorts.

About Sterling:

Years Surfing? 17.
Hometown: Gulf Breeze, Florida
Favorite Spot? Cola Point.
What kind of car do you drive? A van.
Favorite Food? Curry.
Who or what inspires you? Good humans, humans that do good, goodness of humans, the human goodness.
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What’s your idea of perfect happiness? Jumping off a diving board into a pool of money like in Duck Tales.
What person do you most admire? My father.
What’s your greatest extravagance? I’m too cheap.
What word or phrase do you most overuse? Hey…you know de rules.
What do you consider your greatest achievement? I birthed a baby once.
If you could, what or who would you come back as in your next life? A Billabong recycled boardshort.

May 15th, 2013 | By | 1,192 Comments

Just In: Billabong Surf Capsule Wetsuits Bold New Spring Suits + Win It!

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Just in time for sunny days and warm water temps…Spring ’13 Billabong Surf Capsule wetsuits! The throwback collection highlights retro designs (including some cheeky high-waisted shorts), playful cuts, bold colorblocking, and, of course, Billabong wetsuit technology. The result is a line of wetsuits that are as styled as they are shredable.

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Billabong Vintage Surf Short

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Billabong 2mm Peeky Vest

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Billabong Skinny Jane Spring Suit

Shop the Collection: Billabong Surf Capsule Wetsuits

Click though for a video of Billabong Team riders Courtney Conlogue, Alessa Quizon, Frankie Harrer, Ellie-Jean Coffey, Justine Dupont and Lindsay Perry taking the collection for a test drive on the North Shore. (more…)

May 8th, 2013 | By | 440 Comments

Win It Wednesday: Billabong Invert Boardshort

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In honor of the insane covershot on the Summer SWELL catalog, we are giving away the trunks worn by Billabong juniors stud, and Hawaiian surf royalty Seth Moniz.

Enter here  and earn 5 extra entries for sharing with friends.

The Taj Burrow inspired  Invert style is made from recycled Plastic Bottles to provide the finest stretch money can buy. With its ergonomically enhanced fit and lightweight fabric to maximize performance. See all the Recycler series boardshorts from Billabong

They are also the 3 time winners of the SIMA Environmental Product of the Year, reusing over 51 million plastic bottles.

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Billabong board short design team: Beau Campi, Rob McCarty and Tom Jackson

The Surf Industry Manufacturer’s Association Environmental Product of the Year Award went to this Recycler Boardshort Series by Billabong for the third time. This important award goes to the most exciting, appealing and innovative environmental surf product that was created to lessen the impact on the environment, whether through its manufacturing process, materials or usage of the product itself.