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Found Objects: Beach Gear

image by Karson Photography

Lounging seaside is all the better when you’re splashing around in locally-made goods with great design.

Summer begs for a good pedicure and a new pair of sandals from Charleston Shoe Co.



Charleston Fashion Week alumni Marysia has swept the bathing suit market by storm — their texture and fit are incomparable. This magenta one-piece is exclusive for Everything But Water, 195 Meeting Street. everythingbutwater.com

This signed 18 x 24 inch print by local artist Teil Duncan is from her new Bathing Beauties series.



Artist Kate Barattini’s “Animal Shred” series features surfers with animal heads on prints and t-shirts. Pictured: Foxy Shred and Flamingo Shred. animalshred.com or McKevlin’s, 8 Center Street, mckevlins.com
McKevlin’s hat and swim trunks were designed by Charleston artist Chris Kemp. His designs are also on a selection of t-shirt hoodies, trucker hats, and other McKevlin’s gear. 8 Center Street, mckevlins.com


6Hearts + Plugs Summer Essentials Mix Tape features 14 tracks from seven H+P bands and is your essential listening for the summer. Also available on CD and vinyl. heartsandplugs.com
Wave Machine Card by Chris Kemp. You might also recognize his work from logos and artwork around town like the murals at Revelry Brewing. artofkemp.com


8Don’t forget the sunscreen! We love Mixson Bath & Raquet Club’s spray on ‘screen, and local maker Mission Essentials makes all-natural bug repellent and after-sun spray. Mixson Market, mixsonmarket.com;

Get ready to get down with one of our favorite local breweries; summertime hits include Holy City’s Washout Wheat, Westbrook’s White Thai, and Coast’s Kolsch. Available at Whole Foods, many local grocery stores, and gourmet markets.


image by Karson Photography
From ART MAG 2016 Summer Issue


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Posted in Mixed Media on July 11, 2016 (Summer 2016) by Matt Mill.

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