#KATINVAULT: Katin East Koast Surfers

#KATINVAULT: Katin East Koast Surfers

This week's Katin Vault discovery features a vintage Katin ad featuring East Coast surf legends Greg Loehr, Michael Oppenheimer, Regis Jupinko and Gary Germain all sporting their favorite Katin trunks.

 

Watermen all across the globe sought out these durable custom trunks and some of history's greatest surfers ever rocked their favorite pairs on and off the water. 

 

Check back next week for the latest Katin Vault finds. Also, be sure to follow us on Instagram @KatinUSA for our weekly Katin Vault giveaway in our IG story. 

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#KATINVAULT: S'Katin in Katin with Russ Howell

#KATINVAULT: S'Katin in Katin with Russ Howell
"The favorite of the greatest surfers is now the first choice of the world's finest skate riders." A rad 1960s ad featuring the first professional skateboarder, Russ Howell, skating in his Katin shorts and graphic tee, next to a shot of Nancy Katin herself with the pro skater.

Aside from making it into the Thrasher Hall of Fame, Russ also set a Guinness World record for longest handstand on a skateboard (2 minutes) and another for the most 360s.
See more from Katin's legendary story vault every Thursday on our blog and Instagram. 
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Happy Love Day

Happy Love Day
Whether you dedicated it to the outdoors or a significant other, celebrate all love today, with your favorite Katin graphic.
Built with durability in mind,  Our Katin graphic pieces are constructed with style in look and comfort in feel.
Woven with breathable fabrics for a universally relaxed fit, the Katin men's graphic tees are a Katin staple for every season.
Shop Katin graphics pieces and more, online now HERE
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#KATINVAULT: Off The Wall

#KATINVAULT: Off The Wall
This week's Katin throwback features a classic snapshot of a young Peter Townend, Steve Jones, Shaun Tomson, Mark Richards and Mark Warren sporting their Katin trunks while hanging out beachside at Off The Wall surf spot. 

Photos like these mad a radical debut in from Shaun Tomson's "Bustin' Down the Door" book, shot by Dan Merkel. 

Check back every Thursday for the latest Katin Vault find. 
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KATIN PRESS: TransWorld Business "Top Products From Surf Expo January 2017"

KATIN PRESS: TransWorld Business
Katin was stoked to debut our Fall/Holiday '17 collection at last week's Surf Expo January 2017 trade show.
HUGE thanks to our friends at TransWorld Business for including us as one of the  "Top Products From Surf Expo". 
Check out the full article and details on our new collection HERE. 
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#KATINVAULT: Stacy Peralta Skating Empty Pool In Katins

#KATINVAULT: Stacy Peralta Skating Empty Pool In Katins
This week's Katin Vault discovery is another epic shot of regular Katin short-wearer and legendary "Z-Boys" skateboarder, Stacy Peralta, skating an empty pool in this old-school film shot. 
Katin remains a California staple, on and off the beach since 1954. 
Stay tuned for next week's Katin Vault find! If you have any rad vintage photos or Katin discoveries of your own, tag us @katinusa #seeyououtthere so we can share your photo with our followers. 
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#KATINVAULT: California Grown

#KATINVAULT: California Grown
This week we want to simply pay homage to our home state, the place where our brand was born and raised since 1954, California.
Born and bred in California since 1954, Katin remains a staple for Southern California culture. While continuing to pay tribute to its iconic beachside heritage, Katin embraces all of the Golden State’s versatile terrains, from the southern sunny beaches and bold desert bedrocks to the dense northern forests and snowcapped mountaintops.

Honoring this limitless exploration of California, Katin continues to embrace the traveler within, while also honoring the company’s legendary history through each carefully crafted collection. With every step taken and every terrain explored, Katin encourages everyone to get out there and embrace an experience.
 
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WEB FEATURE: Katin Pins

WEB FEATURE: Katin Pins
What comes in different colors, shapes and sizes and looks good with everything? Katin pins! 
Whether you fancy a classic K-Man surf shop pin, an explorer-driven See You Out There pin or a good-vibes-only No Problemo pin, all of our high-quality, metal enamel pins look good with any outfit. 
This custom Katin pin is carefully composed of metal enamel and finished with a rubber clutch backing.


Shop Katin pins and more from our accessories collection HERE
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