Posts Tagged ‘pipe masters’

October 21st, 2011 | By | 1,859 Comments

Five SWELL Solutions to Easy Halloween Costumes

1. The Neff Fox Trucker might be your easiest alternative to your girlfriend dressing you up like a sailor or an Avatar. Plus you can pull some “foxy” one-liners to those on the prowl this Halloween.

Only $26 at SWELL

Check out 4 more SWELL picks for easy Halloween costumes (more…)

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October 15th, 2011 | By | 2,445 Comments

Weekend Freebies, Sweepstakes and Sales Report, 10/15

Happy Saturday! Now you can relax and internet shop in peace without wondering who’s peering into your cubicle. A few promos and sweepstakes to start your weekend off right…

SWELL Friends and Family get 20% off your order (minimum $150), all week! Plus, you’ll get free shipping on your order over $100. Our thanks to you! Code: SW4LIFE. Start using your code HERE.


Feel like a free Honolua tee? Done. Honolua is giving away 2 tees, 2x a day, from Oct. 17th to the 25th.
Read on for how to enter and more promotions and giveaways. (more…)

September 30th, 2011 | By | 1,529 Comments

Win a Trip to Hawaii from SWELL x Billabong! Ener to win a trip to Hawaii to watch the Billabong Pipeline Masters Event live!

SWELL and Billabong have teamed up to fly one lucky fan (and a guest) to the North Shore to watch the most viewed surf event of the year- the Billabong Pipeline Masters.

To enter:
- Fill out the entry form HERE
- Earn extra entries! EARN 5 EXTRA ENTRIES for each friend who enters from your shared link. After filling out the form, you have the option to SHARE or INVITE friends to enter. The more friends you invite, the better chances you’ll have to win!

May 12th, 2011 | By | 2,625 Comments

Swell Summer Catalog, Featured Photographer: Jim Russi

About the man behind the lens of the 2011 Swell Summer Catalog (and the 2008 Summer catalog, for those of you who have been following)…Jim Russi

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So how does a guy turn a week long vacation on the North Shore of Oahu into a 30-year stay, a house at Pipeline, and a career as one of the best surf photographers in the world? It’s been a long road for Palos Verdes native Jim Russi who started his journey as the photo editor of his high school newspaper, and later earned a degree in fashion and advertising from Brooks Institute of Photography in Santa Barbara.
After graduation, Russi headed straight to the North Shore where he learned his degree hadn’t prepared him for the complicated curriculum of the “school of surf.” Such as, how, when and where to swim out, and with whom. However, Russi quickly received his “masters” in water photography with mentoring from Dan Merkel and Aaron Chang. (more…)