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Buy Nothing and Save the Planet

Buy Nothing and Save the Planet
This is not a promotion. We mean it: stop buying crap, immediately if possible, for the long-term. The only “promotion” Marlin Ray will ever run...

Sustainable Buying Guide

Sustainable Buying Guide
This is our ethical shopping guide. These are brands that use sustainable materials, and ethical and transparent supply chains. These are not bran...

Marlin Ray Surf Poncho's Supply Chain Transparency

Marlin Ray Surf Poncho's Supply Chain Transparency
Every time our body meets the ocean’s waves, we feel grateful and energized by the power of nature. When we developed the poncho for Marlin Ray, we...

Why I Quit My Fashion Job

Why I Quit My Fashion Job
I thought I was on my way to really making it: I had just been hired as marketing director for a boutique global fashion brand based in Hong Kong. It was 2007 and I was on top of the world.

How I Lost Faith in Conservation

How I Lost Faith in Conservation
Thanks to years of work in South America as an activist for the coastal environment, I was deep in the surf industry. After the catastrophic 2010 e...