Saturday, July 31, 2010

Friday, July 30, 2010


Epic cutback photo by Nathan Oldfield

1,000 Surfboards

Griffin just finished shaping his 1,000th surfboard!

Including many of the boards in this photo.

Congrats buddy!

Here's to the next thousand!

Andy at Church

Screen shot of Andy Nieblas at Church in the Spring.

Charging on his d-fin.

Thursday, July 29, 2010

Naters' Truck

Nate in his new truck.

Photo: Oden

Mystery Midlength #1

Here's a new CamOden brainchild.

the 8'2 Mid-Pig

With a plywood "flex" fin, that has way more flex than any of us expected.

Wednesday, July 28, 2010

Hand Planes

I am often asked about the handplanes we have here in the shop, and whether or not handplanes actually work.

If you've ever wondered the same thing, check out this video I nicked off the Korduroy Blog.

Tuesday, July 27, 2010

Final Four(duroy)

Korduroy TV made it to the Final 4 of Surfer Mag's Battle of the Blogs.

Help them get past Dane Reynolds and into the finals, by voting HERE.

Mystery Midlength

We've been working on 2 new mystery mid-lengths recently.

More on that soon...

Griff, hard at work.

Oden, documenting as usual.

Patriotic Joy

Red, White and Blue "Joy" for SSJ.

Photos: Oden

Monday, July 26, 2010

Just a couple kooks

1" Balsa Stringer Kookumber & Chambered Balsa Kookumber

photo: Cameron Lamar Oden

Surf Regatta

Jimmy and Scotty surfing the boards we did for them recently.

Quadkumber and Trusty Thrusty.

Sunday, July 25, 2010

Favorite Trick

Based on the photos I've seen of myself surfing recently, apparently this is my new favorite maneuver.

2/3 of the way to the tip, parallel stance, arms pointing straight ahead...

Friday, July 23, 2010

Used 10' Becker

We just got a used 10' Becker in here the other day. Absolutely perfect condition.

Double stringer with black high density foam wedge.

Glassed on fin.


Swine Thump

Here's and extra-piggy 9'8 Surf Thump we just did for Jonathon Laurie.

Pulled that nose in to 16.5"

75% white opaque finish over those double stringers.

Thursday, July 22, 2010

Korduroy TV | Battle of the Blogs

Vote for Korduroy TV in Surfer Magazine's "Battle of the Blogs"

If they win today, they'll be in the final 4.

Gantez Warrior at Saturdays Surf NYC

Here's a photo of Levi, Dylan and Ronnie performing at Saturdays Surf NYC last weekend.


Nathan Adams via Kyle Lightner

I don't think I ever posted this photo because I was saving it for our 2010 Look Book.

Nathan Adams noseride at Oceanside.

Photo: Kyle Lightner

Wednesday, July 21, 2010


Krochet Kids are having an event this weekend at the Spectrum with Active and Toms.

Naoki's NA board

Here's a shot I stole of Naoki at Malibu with the original Nate Adams Model (#1)

Grey Skies.

Grey Sweatshirt.

Nathan Adams keeping warm in July.

Photo: Oden

Tuesday, July 20, 2010

Stoked on Lightner

Here's a shot of Lightner's display at the "Stoked on Summer" show.

And here's a link to an article the OC Gazette just did on Kyle.


A little interview I did for about board design.


Andy Nieblas, greeting people in the lineup with a little salute.

Monday, July 19, 2010

Seamouse Install

Also new to the shop is our little display of Keiron 'Seamouse' Lewis' artwork.

Super rad stuff from a super rad artist.

New Display

We have a new display in the shop for the Kookumber Project.

Come by and take a look.

Saturday, July 17, 2010

Mellow Yellow

Used Cooperfish in the shop.

9'3" 23 1/4" 3 1/8" 2-TONE MUSTARD

Glassed in the Clyde Betty factory. 8+6 volan deck and 8+fin patch volan bottom.

The Mellow Yellow model has been discontinued.

Put on your track shoes...

You're going to have to cover some ground tonight.

2 events you can't miss: Tyler Warren's Art Show and Kyle Lightner's Photography Show.

Here's a look at what happens when the two of them cross paths...

Friday, July 16, 2010

Thursday, July 15, 2010

Almond Fine Surfing Trunks

Our new 2010 Surf Trunks are now in stock.

Available online and at 367 Old Newport.

Perfect for enjoying this beautiful weather we're having.

Cut just above the knee for optimal surfing length.

Wednesday, July 14, 2010

Tuesday, July 13, 2010

Monday, July 12, 2010

Kyle Lightner x Vans x Thalia Surf

New Kyle Lightner T-shirt for Vans.

Available at Thalia Surf.

Zane's Paipo

Our friend, Zane, with a paipo he recently made for himself.

Looks super fun.

New Shirt for Summer #4

Here's a look at our 4th, and final, new t-shirt for Summer '10.

Green and White Stripes. Super soft cotton. Embroidered Almond logo.

Available at the 367 Old Newport, or Online.

Korduroy TV | Battle of the Blogs

Korduroy TV is a part of Surfer Magazine's "Battle of the Blogs"

Vote for Korduroy Here.

They're currently matched up against Stab.