Category Archives: Fashion

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A MOMENT WITH: DEIDRE NESTERUK

    A MOMENT WITH: DEIDRE NESTERUK PHOTOGRAPHY Aaron Austin STYLING Joseph Licata   Where are you from? Long Island, NY What do you do? Fashion Model Your favorite word or phrase? If you stand for nothing, you’ll fall for … Continue reading

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A MOMENT WITH: NEREYDA BIRD

Recently we spent the day with our friend Nereyda Bird, who’s fun-loving yet deeply serene personality is infectious to be around and tossed her a few questions along the way. Where are you from? Philadelphia What is your idea of … Continue reading

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A MIDSUMMER’S NIGHT

Photos by / Aaron Austin Stylist: Martha Chery Photo Assistant: Connor Callahan Styling Assistant: Karim Diallo Grooming: Tomoaki Sato Model: Phoenix Jakob @ Click Models   Shirt by Michael Kors,  Sweater by Nanamica, Jacket by DC Shoes, Denim by Asos   Polo by Devereux, Anorak … Continue reading

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6TH ANNUAL New NEW YORK WOMEN’S SURF FILM FESTIVAL

This weekend marks the 6th annual New York Women’s Surf Film Festival. With the festival schedule split between two locations (one weekend at Rockaway Beach and the other in Montauk) and loaded full of fantastic surf films, amazing guests and … Continue reading

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WARMING UP FOR SUMMER

If you’re like us, you’ve either just completed the summer wardrobe switch or are still waiting to see if the cold is gone for good. (we’ve split the difference and only unpacked a few warm-weather necessities – better to be … Continue reading

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STYLE-LIST: GARRETT NEFF, SUPERMODEL AND ENTREPRENEURIAL STYLE NOTES

For the next installment of the Style-List we caught up with our talented friend Garrett Neff. Model, Restauranteur and Creative Director, who you might recognize most from the countless magazines, brand campaigns or runway shows that he’s graced over the … Continue reading

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STYLE-LIST: S10 TRAINING’S, STEPHEN CHEUK ON WHERE AND WHAT INSPIRES HIM

As a staple in the fitness industry, Australian born Stephen Cheuk and his fitness-junkie club house, S10 Training, works and trains a select list of clients out of the S10 downtown lair, transforming their clients by reducing their body fat percentage … Continue reading

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WOMEN’S SURF-WEAR BRAND, TUULIKKI NYC, BRINGS SOMETHING SPECIAL TO THE BEACH

Designed and made in New York, Tuulikki NYC is a surf-wear brand designed for women, by women. Delivering a collection of high-performance, technical surf apparel with an emphasis on the environment through a thoughtful approach of their entire supply chain. With superb … Continue reading

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SUMMER ESCAPE, AND WEEKENDS OUT EAST

  Photographer: RICARDO BEAS Stylist: DAMIEN VAUGHAN SHIPPEE   Dress by WHIT, coat by True Tradition    Top, jacket and pant by Issey Miyake, swimwear PilyQ. Directly above, dress by Chan Luu, necklace by HAUS OF TOPPER. Top, jacket and pant by LOVE … Continue reading

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STYLE-LIST: LISA DETEMPLE

  LISA DETEMPLE | STYLE-LIST Where did it all start? When I moved to NYC What is your favorite city and neighborhood? Noosa Australia What is your favorite hotel? Cabinas Los olas in Costa Rica Your favorite restaurant and dish? … Continue reading

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MAY THE SUN ALWAYS SHINE WARMLY ON YOUR FACE

Photographer: RICARDO BEAS @ SEEN ARTISTS Stylist: DAMIEN VAUGHAN SHIPPEE @ HALLEY RESOURCES All wardrobe by THADDEUS O’NEIL Phillip wears socks by Falke, shoes by Converse Tayler wears sunglasses by See Eyewear, shoes by GREATS Christopher wears Sunglasses by See … Continue reading

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STYLE-LIST, DJ AND EVENT PRODUCER, MAY KWOK ON HER STYLE STAPLES

NEW YORK DJ & EVENT PRODUCER Event Producer by day and DJ by night, May Kwok has been making waves in New York since she first hit the social scene at 13. With her finger firmly on the pulse of … Continue reading

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FINDING LOVE IN AN UNEXPECTED PLACE | COUPLES WE LOVE: SELBY DRUMMOND AND STEVEN DUBB

As millennials, we have become so accustomed to creating rigid checklists of qualities that we expect to find in our significant other. This can include anything from preferred hair color to skin tone and occupation to neighborhood of residence. However, from the … Continue reading

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TORI PRAVER-FULLER: REDEFINING MOTHERHOOD AND WHAT IT REALLY MEANS TO “DO IT ALL”

Photos by Sarah Noel Pankow and Katie Durko When you hear the name Tori Praver, we tend to think of the model turned swimsuit designer, whose bikinis grace the bodes of babes of all shapes and sizes the world over. However, there … Continue reading

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ATTENTION, SHOPPERS: VINTAGE BAZAAR A CURRENT AFFAIR IS NOT TO BE MISSED

By: Michelle Rizzi This weekend (May 13-14) marks the debut of A Current Affair (New York edition), the two-day long bi-coastal bazaar offering the best vintage the country has to offer. With over 60 vendors, fashion lovers have the chance … Continue reading

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HEIDI MERRICK: DAUGHTER OF RENOWNED BOARD SHAPER, AL MERRICK, CREATES SUCCESS OF HER OWN THROUGH FASHION AND DESIGN

By: Valerie McPhail Photos: Pura Soul Photography and Katie Durko Whether or not you are familiar with the surf industry, chances are that you’ve still heard, or at least seen, the last name Merrick mentioned or written somewhere – as it is the last name of … Continue reading

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THE BEST OF THE BEST HAWAIIAN TEES TO GET YOU READY FOR SUMMER

With the weather warming up, the days getting longer, and summer being just around the corner, it’s time to pull out the quintessential summer shirt – the Hawaiian. With style icons like Tom Cruise, Tom Selleck, and Christian Slater in the pack, we’ve got this season’s … Continue reading

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STYLE-LIST: JESS HATZIS, CO-FOUNDER OF FRANK BODY, ON HER MUST-HAVES

By: Michelle Rizzi Photos by: Aaron Austin We know you’ve seen Frank Body, the brown, gritty coffee scrub covering bloggers, models, and It-girls from head to toe all over Instagram. You have Jess Hatzis, co-founder of the cult brand, to … Continue reading

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TALKING SUNWEAR STYLE WITH WYETH EYEWEAR’S, STEFANIE HELEVA

By: Nico Klimek The beach bums living a double life in the city always seem to exude a certain coolness. In the warmer weather they stand out with their sun-stained skin and an ease in their step that makes it … Continue reading

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RIVAY’S APOCALYPSE NOW INSPIRED SS17 COLLECTION IS JUST AS AWESOME AS YOU WOULD THINK

  Menswear brand Rivay does it again with their newest collection. Inspired by Francis Ford Coppola’s famed movie, Apocalypse Now, Rivay’s Jon Ruti explains how and why he drew so many elements and ideas from the film. From the colorways in each … Continue reading

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A HIDDEN SURF SHOP IN THE HEART OF PARIS

By: Paige Kershaw Tucked away in the heart of Le Marais district of Paris, on a cobblestone road called Rue Froissart, lies a dreamy Parisian surf shop named Cuisse de Grenouille. This isn’t a place you would stumble upon, while … Continue reading

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SURF SHOP POP-UP BY SALT SURF

SURF SHOP is a pop-up lifestyle shop opened by SALT SURF in late 2016. It brings together the full SALT SURF line, in addition to a few of their favorite brands and designers. Originally started in New York City, SALT SURF … Continue reading

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STYLE-LIST: KATIE DURKO, SOCIAL MEDIA MAVEN AND WEST COAST BEAUTY, SHARES HER EDGY AND LAID-BACK BEACH STYLE

Living in this age of technology, it isn’t uncommon to become friends with someone through social media, in fact, I’d say it is almost pretty normal! And as much as we sometimes hate it, social media can bring a lot … Continue reading

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KATE & ROBERT MCKINLEY: FINDING LOVE IN RELIEF | COUPLES WE LOVE

  Dating can often feel like an impossible game, especially when you’ve been doing it for a while. However, one of the reasons we love doing the Couples We Love segment is because it reaffirms that true love exists all around us … Continue reading

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STYLE-LIST: APRIL UCHITEL, MOTHER, FASHIONISTA, AND CHIEF BRAND OFFICER OF SPRING, SHARES HER DAY IN THE LIFE

When describing April Uchitel, it would be a big understatement to say that she is just another trendy New York City mom, for when you meet her, you know she is much more than that. With her rose red lipstick, her chic … Continue reading

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FROM BEST FRIENDS TO BUSINESS OWNERS, THE DUO BEHIND LA’S BEST NEW BOUTIQUE, RESERVOIR, TELLS US WHAT’S WHAT

By: Victoria Clark East and west coasters are always debating, or arguing (in some cases), which side of the country is better. In many ways LA has its advantage over New York, specifically when it comes to weather and a … Continue reading

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IN THE WATER WITH MAY KWOK: DJ, FASHION MAVEN AND ALL AROUND RAD GIRL

One of the things I love most about New York is the people. Creative, intelligent and driven. DJ and fashion maven, May Kwok, is one of those people. May has been making waves in New York since she first hit … Continue reading

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AT HOME: ROGAN GREGORY’S MONTAUK HIDEAWAY

Upon entering Mr. Gregory’s home, you quickly realize that you’ve entered a space where every detail has been considered. There is a level of minamilizum that seems to lend itself to being a functional environment – it’s main purpose to … Continue reading

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THE VALENTINE’S DAY GIFT GUIDE: FOR HER | THE JEWELRY EDITION

  VALENTINE’S DAY GIFT GUIDE | THE JEWELRY EDITION Although we at Surf Collective believe that love is a feeling that should be expressed everyday, we understand that we tend to get caught up in this buzzing world we live in. … Continue reading