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Artist Spotlight: Illustrator Melissa Garden

I had a really beautiful home studio that had a sun porch but I was working from home and so there were days when I didn’t put pants on and that wasn’t helpful (laughs). I got this space so that I had to get up and go somewhere every day.

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Wagyu Fleece

Today in huge buttery soft news: We’re launching our new flagship fabric: Wagyu Fleece. You’re probably asking yourself: What exactly is “Wagyu” fleece? Well we’re here to...steer you in the right direction. Here’s a quick interview we conducted with Drew and Wesley...

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Happy Hallowiian

All Hallows Eve is upon us...and we know you haven’t waited until the last minute to costume yourself.  Or have you?  Honestly.  We know you don’t want to disrespect the holiday’s Pagan origins (or our electoral process) with an off-price sexy Abraham Lincoln.   Fear...

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Sexy Is Dead PART 2: Hot Tubs are Immortal

It’s that time of the year when Summer’s hanging around, making you nostalgic for last week.  You’re back from vacation and cover sheets on the TPS reports have you cursing Lumbergh.  You need to relax, and when the sun hasn’t heated the pool quite to your liking, if...

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The 2016 Rio Olympic Cachaça Games: CC Edition

With the Rio Olympics in full effect and Brazil being the 3rd largest consumer of beer in the world, what are we going to do, sit back and watch it sober? Não não não. So we devised our own game to keep your mind more limber than Simone Biles while you ask yourself,...

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Sexy Is Dead, Vital Pool Scenes Live Forever

School’s out, farmer’s tans are showing. And while mildly titillating, it would be much too obvious to put together our picks for the “sexiest pool scenes” or frankly anything that references “Wild Things” or Winona Ryder.  Fast Times is great for so many other tasty...

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Fear and Loathing on the PCH

When life gives you California, you make like Hunter S. Thompson and take a trip along the Gold Coast. But no mind-altering substances needed here. The stunning ocean views and sheer cliffs were their own hallucinogenic; leaving us in awe, bewilderment and often wondering: Why the hell did we wait so long to make this drive?

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The High Water

The idea for the High Water shirt was conceived after searching for a modern version of the vintage poolside styles from the past – we saw these rare, spectacular specimens in old Bond movies, vintage film from pool parties, and ads for beach wear.

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The Vital Few

Heed our Warning: we’re going to talk about 80/20 all the time, so we thought we should give you a little history and background on why this is so special to us.

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The Sun Dog

Allow ourself to introduce ourself. You may have noticed the icon that sits above our name, California Cowboy, and we think we owe you an explanation.

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Who. Are. You?

Use your personal style to have fun and meet other people. Not swiping, not liking, not hearting, not typing: looking into someone’s eyes and having a conversation with them.

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Come Together

We’ve presented you with who we are and why you should care. We gave you an idea of what we’re working on, and forewarned you there is much more to come.

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I look upon every day to be lost, in which I do not make a new acquaintance.

- Samuel Johnson

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