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Surf Trunks: A high quality pair of surf trunks is the number one beach necessity. Important things to look for when choosing the perfect pair are durable material that withstand crashing waves, perpetual sunshine, and the abrasive sandy shores. Birdwell surf trunks are both affordable and durable – not to mention comfortable and fashionable.
Wetsuits: On those rare, chilly days when a pair of trunks just won’t do, go for a wetsuit brand that local beach dwellers know and love: a Nineplus wetsuit comes in a range of styles ensuring that there is a perfect cut and style for each person’s preferences. If your torso is constantly suffering in the ice-cold Pacific, invest in a Nineplus vest-style wetsuit. Maybe you hate when your arms are confined, but you need to be warm enough to feel your toes, in which case you could purchase the longjohn wetsuit model. In addition to full body suits, they make jacket, vest, short, and long john styles. Their new retro line is sure to be a hit at the beach. Or you could get the entire range of Nineplus wetsuits and be prepared to surf in any weather scenario.
Graphic Tees: A popular clothing brand, Critical Slide Society, has a broad line of swim trunks in such stylish colors and designs that you’ll want to pick up a pair for every day of the week. Made of durable material in a retro cut that falls above the knees, it will be difficult to choose between retro stripes, vintage hawaiian print, or classic solid colors. And once you’re out of the water and dried off, you’re definitely going to want one of their unique, trendy shirts to pull on over your trunks.
Cardigan Coverups: Toddland is adored by surfers and rockstars alike. Their unique, indy style clothes will make any fashionista both stylish AND comfortable, the key combination for beach fashion. Their cardigans are perfect for covering up after the sun goes down, and their comfy shirts will make you stand out from the crowd.
Hoodies: When it comes to surf apparel, Southern Californians love to take the look off the beach and into their everyday activities. The comfort and functionality of surfer clothing make the style a quick favorite for anyone who has found that perfect. Hause of Howe has grown in popularity over the years and now provides a line of clothing stretching beyond swim trunks.
April 27, 2011 5:25 am | No Comments
In Southern California surf apparel stretches beyond style, it permeates a relaxed lifestyle. While surf style is definitely a unique look, the appeal is mostly due to the comfort, functionality, and exceptional fit that make surf brands ideal for a life spent enjoying the great outdoors. Over the years surf labels have become increasingly popular amongst a wide range of people. While most surf brands originally focused on wetsuits, swim trunks, and bathing suits, most lines have expanded and now carry t-shirts, zip up hoodies, pretty beach dresses, and a wide assortment of accessories, including hats, sunglasses – a necessity in Southern California, jewelry, and purses or backpacks. Check out any campus, grocery store, park, or barbecue, and you are sure to see a variety of the hottest surf brands.
Known for their California inspired themes, AMBSN is a popular clothing line among both men and women. Comfy tees are their specialty, and the soft material and eye-catching graphics make them perfect for a day of relaxation no matter whether the setting is a couch or a day under the sun.
For Orange County fashionistas, Toddland is adored by surfers and rockstars alike. Known for individualistic, stand out style they manage to look both cool and comfortable. Girls love Toddland cardigans which come in an array of colors and are the perfect cover up for rocking a beach style well into the night. Boy love Toddland graphic tees, which never blend into a crowd.
For stylish footwear, nothing beats Toms shoes for color, comfort, and style. Because they are easy to slip on and off they are perfect for a day spent playing on the sandy coast. Thanks to their durable fabric and supportive soles, they are a great shoe investment and will last through many summers. The comfortable canvas material will make them your go to pair of slip ons. But, what really sets Toms shoes away from the pack is the extensive range of colors. Each person will find at least one pair of Toms shoes that they absolutely have to have.
While surf apparel is an important part of surf style, we can’t forget that boards need to be stylishly accessorized as well. With Captain fin co, each surfer can stand apart from his wave neighbors thanks to their artistic, brightly colored fins. Why not buy a couple pairs so that each board can sport a unique look? And best of all, Captain Fin Co bright, artistic, and humorous prints can also be purchased on their assortment of tshirts.