Surf Culture Has Officially Left the Beach and Infiltrated Our Summer Style

By The Editors | August 23, 2018 | Style & Beauty Feature

Fashion’s latest craze to emulate a seasoned surfer has hit full tilt. For this summer’s fashion forecast, anticipate a heavy wave of neoprene and neon.

waverunner.jpgKalleigh wetsuit, $265, Cynthia Rowley; EVZero Stride polished black-red iridium sunglasses, $173, by Oakley at Radio Boardshop; Switchblade 10 m kite in Endless Summer, $1,509, cabrinhakites.com.

"Surf culture is about so much more than the sport. It's about movement, freedom, grace and the vulnerability to be yourself. It's about navigating through life uninhibited, which is what makes it so simpatico with the mountain lifestyle."

- Aspenite Jessica Starodoj, founder of Surf Naked

fashion.jpgVelvet racer bikini top in navy, $129, at Aviator Nation; Ziggy surf suit, $165, at Cynthia Rowley; EVZero Stride polished black-red iridium sunglasses, $173, by Oakley at Radio Boardshop; J’adior bracelets, set of two for $250, at Dior; surfboard, $8,600, by special order at chanel.com; rope bracelet, stylist’s own; earrings, model’s own.

fashion-2.jpgSheer jacket and red bathing suit top, both price upon request, at Salvatore Ferragamo; velvet retro bikini bottom in gold, $129, at Aviator Nation; metal pendant, $395, at sportmax.com; webbing belt, $198, by DVF at Neiman marcus; J’adior bracelets, set of two for $250, at Dior; rope bracelet and puka shell necklace, stylist’s own.

fashion-3.jpgViscose long-sleeved knit, $765, and metal pendant necklace, $395, both at sportmax.com; printed shorts with side lace detail, $340, at carven.com; black Trekky Viv’ sandal, $925, at rogervivier.com; Tribales earrings, $470, and D-Murrine choker, price upon request, both at Dior; shell necklace and neon bracelet, stylist’s own.

fashion-5.jpgStriped V-neck pullover and printed silk shorts, both price upon request, at Louis Vuitton; black Trekky Viv’ sandals, $925, at rogervivier.com; Tribales earrings, $470, D-Murrine choker, price upon request, and J’adior bracelets, set of two for $250, all at Dior; shell necklace and neon bracelets, stylist’s own; shell necklace and neon bracelets, stylist’s own.

fashion-6.jpgLong-sleeved rainbow pleated dress, $1,695, at tomenyc.com; D-Murrine choker, price upon request, and Tribales earrings, $470, both at Dior; shell necklace, stylist’s own.

fashion-7.jpgGeo surf shirt, $228, at Tory Burch, Cherry Creek Shopping Center, Denver; Nicoletta top, $185, at eresparis.com; earrings, model’s own

fashion-8.jpgRed gardenia sponge flower Jacquard jacket, $2,980, and orange sparkling Lycra onepiece swimsuit with ivory contrast trim and ivory Gucci print, $490, both at Gucci; D-Murrine choker, price upon request, at Dior; leather sneaker, $325, by Versus Versace at versace.com; electric car, $16,975, at mokeamerica.com; puka shell necklace, stylist’s own.

Photography by Daniel Cardozo; Styling by Jacqueline Zenere; Hair by Adrien Coelho at Creative Management using COELHO haircare; Makeup by Victor Noble at Artists & Company using Glossier; Model: Anastasia Kolganova at Next Models

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