February 11th, 2016
Posts Tagged ‘sli dawg’
Born in the Laguna reefbreaks, TRKY is the freshest cuts to ever fly onto SWELL’s shelves. It’s inspired by the groovy gandu way of life in the rootsy little Laguna Beach village, where being called a Turkey is a compliment. Co-founder Stephen “Sli-Dawg” Chew is a Tavarua boatman, travel writer, winemaker, artist, and voted Best Surf Coach in Orange County.
Their psychedelic designs aren’t only the contest art for the oldest surf contest in the world, but the favorite feathered threads of Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins. Taylor grew up in Laguna Beach with the TRKY crew, and accepted his last 7 Grammys sporting his TRKY tees. The hometown hero also wore em during his SNL performance with Mick Jagger and rocks out regularly at free concerts around Laguna-town. Click here to watch Foo’s historic acceptance speech.
A fresh batch of TRKY tees just just come outta the oven, so get the famous Space Meatball NASA tee while supplies last.Thank you for visiting the Swell blog. Visit us on www.facebook.com/swell for more exclusive fan offers, giveaways and more.
Today’s Win It Wednesday features 2 massive prize packs from The Soul Project, each worth $250! So, get all your holiday shopping wrapped up by entering to win the 5 custom tees, 2 trucker hats, and a Don Bueno raglan fleece. More details and entry on the WIW facebook page here.
Who Is Soul Project
The Soul Project is apparel built for passion, purpose and fun, connecting people with the places they love. Created by surf industry legends like U.S Open of Surfing Founder Don Meek, OC’s Best Surf Coach Stephen “Sli Dawg” Chew, Rob Havassy, Ben Brough, Julie Goldstein, and Geoffrey Ragatz.
Every Soul Project product is custom curated by local ambassadors from different “Soul Places” like their HQ in Laguna Beach, Del Mar, Encintas, Nicaragua, Newport Beach or any community with a spiritual vibes that inspires artistic exchanges.
$1 from each shirt goes back to the local art community or environmental charities of the “soul place” on the shirts. Discover (more…)