Vans Debuts New Surf Booties and Fly-less Board Shorts

Two new products aim to increase comfort and enhance performance in the water

Vans is finally testing the waters with the release of the brand’s first-ever skate-inspired surf booties and fly-less swim trunks. Both pieces are innovative designs for the traditionally skate-oriented company, and Max Vorlop (Vans Senior Apparel Designer) says that experimentation is at the root of all their surf designs. “The whole spirit of what we’re trying to do in surf is experimentation,” he tells us. …

Bold, Graphic Swimwear from Orlebar Brown and Marcello Morandini

The Italian sculptor's capsule collection of monochromatic prints

With the amount of mileage many men get out of their swimsuits in the summer months, it only makes sense when adding to the rotation to pick one that’s top quality and of lasting style. That’s exactly what defines the new Orlebar Brown + Marcello Morandini capsule collection. The brand, founded by photographer Adam Brown in London back in 2007, has pioneered a new wave …

Solid Swim Suits and Circular Sunglasses for Summer

Classic pairings with modern, eccentric touches for men

We’re well into summer on the northern half of the globe, but it’s never too late to refresh your outdoor activewear. In the midst of a wild graphic patterns blitz (particularly for ladies), we’ve chosen some of our favorite solid suits, differentiated by color, cut and fit. For sunglasses, circular shapes really round out the look of block color shorts. The following pairings represent many …