The Riz Journal - sustainable design process, style inspiration, surf life, and our mission: to turn ocean plastics into board shorts #bottlestoboardshorts.
11th May 2019 - Escape
Summer & the Sea: an interview with photographer Katie Rae
It's not often that we have women wear our swim shorts, let alone talented ocean photograhers we admire. Katie Rae is one such muse, with a minimalist eye and and sunshine soul
24th March 2019 - Escape
A lookbook story of some of the latest collection shot on Mr Felippe Dal Piero in Costa Rica recently
10th November 2018 - Escape
Exploring Naoshima, Japan's Art Island
During my recent travels to Japan, it quickly became apparent that the biggest inspiration was how the architecture and use of space connected them to nature.
18th August 2018 - Escape
Soulful Reads for Summer Escapes
For late summer we've put together a list of books recommended to us by some of our friends; a mix of future classics, inspiration and notes on nature and the future. Whether you're home or away we hope you enjoy.
31st March 2018 - Escape
'Let's find some beautiful place and get lost together. Just you, me and the fish in the sea. Let's count the blue and forget the rest.' Enjoy a set of images captured by the very cool Felix Ijeh in the Philippines.
2nd February 2018 - Escape
Raffael Kably: Soul Man
Raff is a fascinating character who spends his days in boardshorts on the sand and streets of Kerala, on Indiaâ€™s golden west coast. We caught up with him to find out more about the sun-drenched and soulful scene that heâ€™s a part of.
6th December 2017 - Escape
A Surferâ€™s Pilgrimage
Hawaii is a place synonymous with surfing, and is the source of and inspiration for the waterman lifestyle. The best season for surf is during the winter months, which is just when our good friend Mr. George Stoy has made his annual pilgrimage in recent years.
25th October 2017 - Escape
NO HAY FALLA - Revisited but not Rizcycled
In late 2014 Grant returned from a two-month trip to Nicaragua and shared his short story No Hay Falla with us. Nearly three years later, his shorts have found their way back to Sunny Cove Studios.
18th October 2017 - Escape
You Are The Sea: An Interview with Franco
Franco lives a sun-soaked life, and through his work he helps people to connect with both their own bodies and the ocean. His story is both fascinating and inspiring, and his message well worth sharing.
30th August 2017 - Escape
Sea Trials in Sardinia
Sardinia is an island of white sand beaches and beautiful seas that span the full spectrum of blues: itâ€™s the perfect place to spend each and every day and night in swim shorts and put our product through its paces.
10th August 2017 - Escape
Reading List: Summer Classics for a Classic Summer
If going on holiday means a rare chance to make some headway into a good book but you don't want to get stuck with an airport novel, then may we suggest these classic and refined summer reads?
29th July 2017 - Escape
Escape - Diving with Expired Film
Shot in the Philippines on some old black and white film and an old underwater camera, we invite you behind the lense of Jerome James King.