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Don't get burned!

Posted by Hank Patterson on

Well, here we are in the height of summer - finally! As such, Gail and I thought it a good time to remind us all of the dangers of over-exposure to the sun. Clearly we love the sun (we own a Shore home, and venture to the Caribbean frequently) but still precautions are a must! We went to Consumer Reports for some hopefully unbiased info and here it is. This is not gospel, but intended to be helpful!! First of all, we were not overly surprised to find out that of over the 60 lotions, sprays and sticks tested, 28...

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Deck Towel Care Guide for Linen

Posted by Hank Patterson on

A Guide for Linen Care By Deck Towel   This weekend we were spending some quality time with our friends Paul and Linda at the Shore when Linda came up with an often asked question, “Hank, what is the best way to care for my Deck Towel?” We do address this in the FAQ portion of our website, but I thought I would take the opportunity to post it for all to see. The question is a bit like “Who serves the best cheesesteak in Philadelphia”, since there are various opinions, but here are some guidelines. First of all, many...

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Frizzi Frizzi

Posted by Buck Ellison on

  The Enzo, Hugo, Francis, Ico, and Gilles towels are featured on Frizzi Frizzi blog. Our Italian's a bit rusty, but we're honored to be recognized by the world's best tanners. Inspired by an old photo, Deck Towel is a new brand of beach towels, recently launched by New York photographer Buck Ellison. Maybe it's strange for a photographer to start making beach towels, but as bizarre as that is they beautiful linen cloths. Admire the towels after the jump (then start to get depressed because unless you have long flights planned to use them you'll have to wait a...

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