What is the face of the change in surfing today? Textured Waves, the female surf collective fighting for diversity and equality in surfing is definitely one of them.

All eyes on you

A Childish Sense of Wonder

with Lauryn Alvarez Interview & words: Elisa Routa “There’re so many times that I accidentally opened the back of my camera before rolling it back in. I get these light leaks and distortions of the photo, and I love that,” says California photographer Lauryn Alvarez. “When some people see that as a mistake, I feel […]

A lot to be proud of

Interview & words: Elisa Routa Having grown up in Miami, Reyna Noriega has lived in Florida her whole life. In March 2020, she should have moved to Europe, she had her flight to Paris on the 16th. That was supposed to be her first time in Europe, an overseas opportunity to live outside of the […]

Dear Woman: You’re Enough

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Interview & words: Elisa Routa The great outdoors. This is where the French multidisciplinary artist’s work always kicks off. Through performance, drawing, painting and sculpture, Virginie Hucher allows nature to directly interact with her work. “I need my body to be smaller than my creation, I need it to be tiny compared to the work […]

Where Passion Meets Purpose

In a fast-paced world characterized by the motto “Ignorance is bliss,” it becomes increasingly challenging to find people who challenge the status quo. We think it’s about time we do away with this antiquated motto for good, and Elana agrees.

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We all know that the secret to our summer confidence is the perfect bikini. One that makes you feel both sexy and comfortable. One that fits in all the right places and says all the right things. We seek out these brands, so you can spend less time at home and more time in the sun.

Beachwear

Brands we Adore

We are dreamers constantly chasing the sunrise. And we don’t want you to miss a beat. So, we find the most ethical and sustainable brands available at your fingertips.

Accessories

Some days the only companion we need is a felt hat to shade us from the sun, a skateboard to cruise to the beach, or maybe even the perfect tote to carry our favorite book. Discover our carefully crafted selection.

Brands we Adore

We want the skincare products that we use to be both nourishing for our skin and positive for our environment and ocean. That’s why we love these natural skincare products that make our skin feel dewy soft, replenished, and as free as the ocean. Dive in, girl.

Skincare

Brands we Adore

Following the ravaging Australian fires, Jamie Wdziekonski documented the Climate strikes organized across the country. We discussed photography as a way to document the truth and elevate oppressed voices.

Textured Waves: Sea Us Now

What is the face of the change in surfing today? Textured Waves, the female surf collective fighting for diversity and equality in surfing is definitely one of them.

All eyes on you

The term Intersectionality resonates within the present in the United States and worldwide, and sees connections between multiple sources of oppression. We wanted to go back on the meaning of a word that is synonymous today of convergence of struggles.

Through the Lens of Intersectionality

Open Letter

Are you ok? Cause here we’re struggling. We’re heartbroken. We’re angry. We believe in EQUALITY, in every form, and we will always take a stand for it.

Let’s Talk About Meat.

What would be the solutions for a more sustainable and healthy food system? We asked Maddie Gordon who returned to meat after 3 years of a plant-based diet.

Open Letter

Illustrator Maddie Gordon grew up going in a nudist camp outside London every summer. Today, she lives on a sailboat in Santa Barbara with her husband Trevor dividing her time between art and cooking.

Maddie Gordon is Pretty Wild

All eyes on you

Award-winning filmmaker Sachi Cunningham has managed to increase the visibility of women in the big wave surfing world, celebrating them as role models.

Wake-up Call

Surfer and filmmaker, Cyrus Sutton sees the Coronavirus Crisis as a symptom of a deeper problem in our society and a great wake-up call. “Deep down we all know we don’t need much to be happy.”

Open Letter

“My biggest goal for Code B is to make women feel good about their bodies.” We met model and swimwear brand founder Bree McCann who brings representation for all body types to the center stage.

Body Confidence as a Choice

And I did it Anyway

4 states, 1355 miles in a 94 stretch limo heading west and a shit load of memories made this trip one to remember. Watch This Way, by Patti.

Patti

We had a chat with Patti founders, Elley Norman and her husband Scott Wynn, in order to discuss creativity, diversity and inclusion within an industry which has long endured the torment of stereotypes and expectations.

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As opposed to vulnerability, South-African photographer Ulrich Knoblauch has been using nudity to promote confidence, self-love and freedom

Ulrich Knoblauch

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“I am a hypochondriac, I like outer space, and I love birds.” Meet model and photographer Marina Alonso.

Liz Clark: Self-isolation on a 40-foot sailboat

Surfer, environmentalist and sailor Liz Clark spent months at sea, experiencing first hand self-isolation in a limited space. We wanted to learn about the importance of living in the moment and the surprising benefits of boredom.

A lot to be proud of

Boyish jeans is a collection of sustainable women’s denim utilizing ethical and sustainable practices throughout its product development process.

Boyish

Brands we Adore

“Sustainable, sexy, effortless. Made by women, for women.” That’s how founder Amahlia Stevens defines Vitamin A, a locally produced brand that combines feminine design with sustainable innovation.

Sunshine Series

The Sunshine Series is an accessible solution to reducing the single use plastic that seems to be everywhere we turn in our everyday lives.

Brands we Adore

Sustainable swimwear since day one. Learn from Hanalei Reponty, Abysse’s founder, one of the first to ever do it eco-friendly.

Abysse

Brands we Adore

Timeless, sun-drenched and sea-soaked, the new Vitamin A collection just landed.

A Better Feeling Than Winning

After a decade competing on the WSL Women’s World Tour, followed by a knee injury on a 20-feet wave at Jaws and a year off, Australian surfer Laura Enever decided to push herself in big waves.

And I did it Anyway

Lindsey Sara and Rebecca Amber, Nordic Retreat co-founders and twins, see their project as an outlet to share, collaborate and connect with women.

Collaboration Over Competition

A lot to be proud of

Read Leah Dawson’s first written letter sent to her father and find grace through chaos.

Surfing for self-love

Amy Rose Hewton discovered surfing before suffering from mental and substance abuse disorders. The Australian artist and poet invited us to join her on a journey toward self-acceptance.

Open Letter

Lex Weinstein asked herself one question: “How could I live one way in my personal life yet another in business and expect to live a fulfilled and purpose-driven life? She explains.

Towards Conscious Creativity

Open Letter

In an age where there is so much going on, there’s never been a more urgent time to give a shit—about the planet, yourself, your dreams, and your fellow people.