THE EVOLUTION OF MEN’S SWIMWEAR

From long jersey pants and short sleeves to a tight boxers with belts, male swim trunks have adapted with every decade to every fashion trend. Revisit the classics and the latest trends through our latest post!

rober-reford

Until the 30s, the male swimsuit used to hide the man’s chest, but it was in the second decade of this years when they started using straps to show us part of their chest, something useful to get an easier skin tanned, a status symbol at that time.

New blended fabrics, combining cotton and elastic fibers granted early 40s swim trunks comfort, elasticity and faster drying.

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Thus, as year’s progressed, the male swimsuit progressed to the current trends: prints and brightly colored shorts. Explore Tarifa and Company’s fabrics and create your own customized swimsuit!

Movies, television and ads leave us a detailed memory of this evolution. But surely the video made by Glam Mode for their YouTube channel is the best way to look at the evolution of the male bathing costume for last century in less than three minutes. Enjoy life in swimtrunks!

SPAIN’S MOST EXTRAORDINARY BEACHES

The Spanish coast harbors unusual landscapes that drive us to places we never expected. Today we want to show you some of the most fascinating beaches in our country, trips worth taking any time of the year.

sakoneta

Sakoneta Beach, Guipúzcoa, País Vasco. Striking for its landscape drawn over time with the soft going and coming waves. Located at the outsides of the city of San Sebastian, this place remains in a wild state that makes it special.

charco-azul

Charco Azul Beach, El Hierro, Canary Islands. One of the most spectacular swimming areas located on the smallest of the Canary Islands, it consists of two natural pools in a cluster of caves that point directly to the wild Atlantic Ocean. Turquoise waters and the ocean’s surrounding sound will not leave you indifferent!

ses-illetes

Ses Illetes Beach, Formentera, Balearic Islands. This tongue of land that enters the sea almost touching s’Espalmador Island, is a curious picture of calm waters on one side, and waves on the other.

las-catedrales

Catedrales (Cathedrals) Beach, Lugo, Galicia. Its peculiar rock formation has earned to its magnificent nickname and is considered one of the most amazing beaches in the world. Its caves and crannies can only be crossed until noon, because after that the tide and the ocean take back this natural temple.

gulpiyuri

Gulpiyuri Beach, Asturias. This tiny beach it has been declared Natural Monument, is so special because the sea reaches her through a tunnel between rock walls.