Interview: Almond Surfboards’ Dave Allee

We chat with the founder of the Californian company about shaping and building their boards and their future

by Kohl Crecelius In a world obsessed with the idea of more, Almond Surfboards has been able to carve out a niche within surfing that is both meaningful and intentional. Located in Newport Beach, CA, Almond’s young team has focused the scope of their work to create a recognizable identity and reputation for quality. Dave Allee—who began shaping Almond boards in 2007 and opened their …

Maximize Summer Fun with Birchbox Man

We partner with the one-stop online shop to make it shine this season, plus offer readers an exclusive discount

Advertorial content: This month, Birchbox introduces their newest men’s Summer Shop comprised of four seasonal categories—and CH got hands-on with the selection process. After all, summer is all about adventure, and adventures are best when you’re properly—and stylishly—outfitted. From backyards and mountaintops to parks and the beach, Birchbox is the way to get the most out of the sunshine season. Four years since its inception, …

Brooklyn’s Cold-Pressed Pitanga Juices

All-natural blends making us healthier and happier through exotic ingredients loved in Brazil

The juice craze doesn’t seem to be fading any time soon—and one new business that caught our eye in particular is Pitanga Juices, which offers cold-pressed juices with some unusual ingredients. After founder Raquel Furtado was diagnosed with a thyroid condition 10 years ago, the Brazil native started on on a personal quest to improve her health through a balanced diet of juices, raw foods …