Posts Tagged ‘SUPERbrand’

November 13th, 2013 | By | 360 Comments

San Diego Guide, Part I: Drink Your Greens A Guide to the Best Of SD by Guest Blogger, Dustin Towery

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California’s latest addiction: Green Juice, cold-pressed to be exact.

Living in Southern California means instant access to some of the best Mexican food and sweet potato fries around. But every now and then we need a break. Welcome to the world of cold-pressed juices, kale salads, and juice cleanses. We’re not talking the plug your nose and gulp or the drink cayenne infused water until you feel good kind. Beaming Del Mar has mastered their craft of soaking, pressing, chopping, and peeling their way to a delicious and nutritiously powerful menu. Their Skinny Cooler has a jalapeño kick and the Rockstar smoothie is a post-workout, well rock star. Any given day of the week you can walk in to this superfood mecka and indulge in a healthy, organic snack and watch the hot moms of North County decide if they want a more raw cacao in their smoothie. (more…)

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September 8th, 2013 | By | 1,961 Comments

SeaMade: The Budget Surf Trip / Baja Edition A series on surf, cross training and lessons on all things salty by guest blogger, Madison

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SeaMade: ¡Viaje a Baja Norte!

Baja Norte (the northern region of Baja, Mexico for all you gringos) is considered the wild west of Mexico. Countless point breaks, reef breaks, and shore breaks are sure to give you enough paddle time to be arm breakers. Add a ten-story blinking Jesus, donkeys painted like zebras, cha-cha dance offs, vineyards, tacos, tequila, and cantinas and you are sure to get a taste of the real wild west. From my house in Cardiff, I can get to my favorite surf spots and taco stands in less than two hours. It’s hard to believe I’m in such a different element just two hours from home. Read on for tips on Baja travel, surf, eats and more on a budget…

*Pictured above:  Frye Combat Boots / SUPERbrand surfboard (more…)

August 23rd, 2013 | By | 485 Comments

DIY: No-Sew Shirt Skirt

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This Friday we raided the men’s shirt section on SWELL and tested out a few different ways to style them. Some worked, some were complete fails (turns out every popular pin hasn’t been road-tested). The winner: this DIY no-sew, high-waisted version, or as I like to call it, the “mine now” skirt. Read on for a 10-second, visual how-to…. (more…)

February 25th, 2013 | By | 2,236 Comments

DIY: Dolman Sleeve Tee How to turn a men's tee into a dolman sleeve top

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Want to take advantage of the 1000+ styles of men’s surf tees on SWELL? Me too. But I’m also not the type to wear a men’s tee (aside from using one as a rashguard on long beach days that is). So here’s a quick fix to turn your oversized men’s tee into a fitted dolman sleeve top. Give yourself about 15 minutes from start to finish.
Pictured above: SUPERbrand French Tee

Read on for instructions… (more…)