Back for Spring 2015 Vans Surf introduces Joel Tudor’s latest signature collection. Blending a personal mixture of insightful function and classic aesthetics, Joel’s line sees a timeless mash-up of military meets aloha with muted color pallets and splashes of retro patterns. The lightweight range features a vintage ’60s boardshort silhouette, zip canvas jacket and Malibu print button-up, along with a slim fitting cargo short and logo-ed tees. The collection also boasts footwear support with the inclusion of the new Comino slip-on and premium leather Richardson sandal as well as Vans’ staple the Nexpa Synthetic sandal. More info and a list of authorized dealers at Vans.com.
On the heels of 2014′s jogger popularity, Publish Brand presents it’s new Drop Stack collection. The label’s slimmest pant style to date, this latest silhouette features a dropped rise and inseam tapered leg, allowing for the pant leg to stack at the wearer’s knees or ankles. Offered in four stretch-twill constructed styles, including moto-inspired knee designs and a fleece-insert panel delivery, each variation comes in six basic colorways. Shop the collection through the jump.
True to brand, Lightning Bolt unveils its Spring/Summer 2015 collection of surf sourced style. Dropping later this year the range features boardshorts, tees, button-ups and a variety of lightweight jackets. Set against a primary color pallet of muted yellows, vibrant indigos and rich reds the line sees ’70s-inspired graphics, organic fabrics including hemp cotton and an overall softness to garments suited for warmer climates. Enjoy the lookbook here… to shop the brand’s current collection visit their website.
Honoring 20 years of innovative brand heritage, Vans Snow introduces the 2014 Mountain Edition hybrid apparel collection. Pulling from the company’s iconic surf and skate styles, the street inspired snow line features climate-friendly material treatments on both the Stinson ($110) and Rutherford ($130) jackets as well as the Tanka ($120 USD) and Cabrillo ($100) woven shirt-jackets. Each classic silhouette showcases Vans’ hollow-yarn fabric construction, an advanced water-repellent finish and the exclusive Mountain Edition logo. The 2014 Mountain Edition collection is available through select retailers and online at here.
Set to officially debut in three months time in Sochi, Russia, Burton unveils the 2014 U.S. Olympic Snowboard team uniforms. Tapped for their third consecutive winter games, Burton partnered with the U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association to once again create a one-of-a-kind uniform designed to represent both the Olympic spirit and America’s longstanding creative heritage. The 2014 competition kit features an inspired American vintage patchwork jacket, showcasing Burton’s never before seen DRYRIDE Vaporshell laminate, as well as off-white corduroy pants, debuting the brand’s weatherproof DRYRIDE Nanonshell laminate. Complimenting the uniforms technical outerwear pieces Burton has additionally designed first-layer bottoms and tops, three unique beanies, gloves/mitts and a mid-weight wool/silk blend pull-over fleece. Below, Danny Davis gives the full kit breakdown at the exclusive 2014 Olympic Snowboard team uniform unveiling from Burton’s Flagship in Soho, NYC.Burton, Olympics, United States
Unveiled with the brand’s 2013 Divide & Conquer Collection, Aussie born Venroy releases its versatile Snaplock short. Designed to parlay pool and beyond, the functional 16″ trunks adopt tailored styling, internal drawstring and a zip/snaplock closure. Constructed from 100% nylon taslon of blue, black or guava, the quick dry shorts feature chlorine resistant hardware, as well as a soft inner mesh lining. The Venroy Snaplock short ($99 USD) is available internationally through select retailers and online at venroy.com.au.
Debuting the brand’s latest comprehensive range for 2013, Nixon unveils the well-worn Gunsmith Collection, an assortment of select watches, wearables and accessories. Featuring clean-cut designs, rich leather construction and a classic rugged finish, the handcrafted line boasts earthy hues inspired by long days of log splitting, fly fishing and game skinning. Available at select retailers and online through the jump.
Recognized since 2008 for its trademark line of graphic adorned surfboards, SUPERbrand introduces it’s latest product release with the label’s first ever surf trunk delivery. Featuring three distinct styles, the range features a 19″ SUPERtimeless ($64 USD), 19″ SUPERskim and 21″ SUPERvapor ($68 USD) boardshort. Borrowing from the brands unique graphic affinité, SUPER’s 2013 flash collection taps bright patterns, wonky aesthetics and classic simplicity. Supporting releases include two new tees and dual colorway tanks. Available online at superbrand.com.Boardshorts, surf
Debuting it’s latest coordinated accessory release, Nixon introduces The Desert Sand Collection for Spring 2013. Taking a step back from the brand’s usual beach inspired lines, the latest range pulls from a spectrum of dusty colors found throughout California’s picturesque desert country. Featuring a tote, wallet, belt, varsity style jacket and three watches, the collection combines supple suedes, warm brand-centric accents and masculine silhouettes. Available at brand retailers worldwide and online here.
Teaming up with the surf friendly Hindu Pirates, Ambig debuts its latest capsule collection with the Huntington Beach based band for Fall 2013. Fusing upbeat garage rock with salty blues, the collaboration aims to reflects the group’s unique vibe and timeless style. Featuring a knit vintage ball cap, two co-designed t-shirts and two mesh trucker hats. The Ambig x Hindu Pirates capsule drops late 2013 at select retail accounts. More on both the brand and the band after the jump.