The Riz Journal - sustainable design process, style inspiration, surf life, and our mission: to turn ocean plastics into board shorts #bottlestoboardshorts.
8th February 2019 - Product
No More Plastic - Our New Recycled Paper Envelopes
It's been on our minds for a long while - how to package and preserve our shorts in transit or in storage more sustainably. The answer? It's fairly simple.
27th January 2019 - Product
You the Ocean and Me
Inspired by a piece of graffiti we once saw on a wall, ‘You, the Ocean and me’ has since become a charming phrase we often use. It is now embroidered into the fabric of every pair of Blue Capsule shorts. Click through to see how a few words have helped define a range
9th December 2018 - Environment
An interview with Lee Hankinson
As a marine ecologist, conservationist and gentleman of the sea, we can't think of anyone more suitable to wear our shorts daily. We're proud to introduce you to Mr. Lee Hankinson >
23rd November 2018 - Product
Fully Recycled and Recyclable Shorts: the Blue Capsule
In our quest to make the most beautiful and ocean friendly shorts in the world, we have created the 'Blue Capsule'. Read about how and why our love for Blue is refining the way we design.
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.