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Meet Amanda

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Meet Amanda

We absolutely love Amanda Djerf's style and surfing and we're so stoked to collaborate with her. We wanted to get to know her a bit better.   - When did you first get into surfing? My dad took me out for the first time when I was around 12. At the time we lived in California and I definitely fell for the whole lifestyle then, but I had no friends that surfed and I played a lot of sports so I didn’t really get so into it, and then we moved back to Sweden. But as soon as I graduated...

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Sand&Palm Talks To Germain Mermaid Diary

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Sand&Palm Talks To Germain Mermaid Diary

SWIMWEAR DESIGNER AND MERMAID BASED IN BARCELONA: MEET VICKI JONES  "My soul is inspired when I am fully absorbed in something which consumes my whole being, like Surfing, art, music, dance and yoga. It’s something unexplainable, a form of meditation, a timeless, deep-seated, pure bliss.“ Hi, my name is Vicki and I’m from the UK. I am a graphic designer and recently launched my own ethical and responsible, handmade swimwear collection, „sand and palm.“ I have been surfing for more than half of my life! I first learnt on a school trip to Wales when I was 14 and have...

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Sand&Palm X Akela Surf Interview

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Sand&Palm X Akela Surf Interview

Akela Surf asked a few questions to Vicki, founder of sand&palm. This is how it went:   "Akela Surf friend and Artist Vicki Jones is launching her swimwear brand @sandandpalm, we would to talk to her more about this project and why not make a collaboration Sand and Palm X Akela Surf.   - Why @sandandpalm? This is a venture I’ve been wanting to embark on for a very, very long time. I’m notoriously indecisive and names have come and gone. For some reason sand&palm came to me, and it stuck. I think because it is simple and timeless. It is not place or time specific,...

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