The Riz Journal - sustainable design process, style inspiration, surf life, and our mission: to turn ocean plastics into board shorts #bottlestoboardshorts.
10th November 2018 - Escape
Exploring Naoshima, Japan's Art Island
During my recent travels to Japan, it quickly became apparent that the biggest inspiration was how the architecture and use of space connected them to nature.
18th August 2018 - Escape
Soulful Reads for Summer Escapes
For late summer we've put together a list of books recommended to us by some of our friends; a mix of future classics, inspiration and notes on nature and the future. Whether you're home or away we hope you enjoy.
28th July 2018 - Style
The Shape of Things to Come
Combining organic shapes, with modern engineering and traditional craft, magical things can happen with bamboo. With simplicity and sustainability at it's design core, welcome to the architecture of Ibuku.
14th July 2018 - Environment
Stopping Micro Waste
As we continue working towards a plastic free nature, we will soon be stocking Guppyfriend washing bags that prevent microfibres entering our oceans. Read about this along with a Washing Guide to help you change your washing habits.
27th May 2018 - Environment
Be the Change You Wish to See
We are incredibly proud to announce that we have become both a certified B Corporation AND a member of 1% For the Planet! Together they show our commitment to positive change. Read about why this is important.
14th April 2018 - Style
It's Time for a Fashion Revolution
Fashion Revolution Week is upon us, April 23-29 2018; and we're truly excited to see how this movent is growing. Read about why it is so important and how you can help create change by asking #whomademyclothes.
31st March 2018 - Escape
'Let's find some beautiful place and get lost together. Just you, me and the fish in the sea. Let's count the blue and forget the rest.' Enjoy a set of images captured by the very cool Felix Ijeh in the Philippines.
14th March 2018 - Product
Introducing The Blythe Swim Short
This season we have added a fifth short to our range. Allow us to introduce you to the Blythe – a confirmed classic if ever there was one, perfect for doing everything and nothing.
2nd March 2018 - Product
Behind the Print: Endangered Flower
Living by the maxim that “real men wear flowers” and with a desire to use our product to prompt an awareness of the pressure that humanity is placing on the natural world, read the story behind our Endangered Flower print.
14th February 2018 - Style
The Long and the Short of it: Selecting the Right Length Shorts for You
For many gentlemen, how long their shorts should be is a common conundrum. If you’re sometimes unsure about which shorts would suit you best, then allow us to shine a little light on the subject.
2nd February 2018 - Escape
Raffael Kably: Soul Man
Raff is a fascinating character who spends his days in boardshorts on the sand and streets of Kerala, on India’s golden west coast. We caught up with him to find out more about the sun-drenched and soulful scene that he’s a part of.
19th January 2018 - Product
Pitti Uomo 93: Four Days in Florence
We recently showed our latest collection at Pitti Uomo in Florence, the four day-long menswear trade fair at Fortezza da Basso which is one of the most important mens fashion showcases of the season.