Edit ModuleShow Tags

The New Beach Towels From This Hawai‘i Surfer Brand Are Perfect Christmas Gifts for the Outdoor Adventurers in Your Life

With its fun locally designed prints and quick-dry fabric, Surfer Towel is soaking up water and attention fast.


Published:

nick kuchar towels

Photo: courtesy of andrew wrizer

 

Just in time for the winter swells, Surfer Towel is brightening up shores with its latest wave of quick-dry towels. The beachware line was dreamt up by three North Shore surfers who longed for a towel that looked cool and would travel well on surf trips—something lightweight that both absorbed water and dried fast, packed away tiny and didn’t get smelly.

 

The towel’s water-loving nature comes courtesy of its ultrathin fabric, a microfiber poly-nylon blend, and chamois-style weave, which allow it to absorb up to seven times its weight in liquid. Super-soft, it repels sand and comes with a handy loop for hanging. 

 


SEE ALSO: Local Artists Paint Honolulu’s Streets With Surprising Hawai‘i-Inspired Art


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

A post shared by Surfer Towel™ (@surfertowel) on

 

For a local touch, the label collaborated with a handful of Island artists, transforming their works into reversible prints. Keep an eye out for Nick Kuchar’s retro-minded travel posters, Kim Sielbeck’s poppy foliage and dreamy watercolorlike ocean scenes from Christie Shinn. Fresh designs by Kat Reeder and Jack Soren are set to drop into the lineup this winter.

 

surfertowel.com

 

Read more stories by Brie Thalmann

 

 

Edit ModuleShow Tags Edit ModuleShow Tags Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit Module

Subscribe to Honolulu

Honolulu Magazine September 2020
Edit ModuleShow Tags

Trending

 

9 Greatest Honolulu Homes

Great Homes

Stunning, historic, extraordinary.

 

Can the Mainland Do Poke Right? Do We Want Them To?​

Poke

Martha Cheng, author of The Poke Cookbook and former line cook, talks about how a New York City publisher decided Hawai‘i’s favorite pūpū was for everybody.

 

50 Essential Hawai‘i Books You Should Read in Your Lifetime

Books

The most iconic, trenchant and irresistible island books, as voted by a panel of literary community luminaries.

 

Everything You Need to Know About Local Fruit in Hawai‘i

Fruit

Fruits are part of our history and culture, a way for us to feel connected to our community.

 

A Local’s Guide to Buying Reef-Safe Sunscreen

Sunscreen

Five Hawai‘i brands have created reef-safe sunscreens that are safe for your ʻohana and the ocean. 

Edit ModuleShow Tags