Almond Surfboards | Scott Snyder

Almond Surfboards | Scott Snyder

We were very honored and privileged to have our friend, and fellow Costa Mesan, Scott Snyder come...

Almond Surfboards at Night

Almond Surfboards, 1720 Santa Ana Ave, Costa Mesa.  Photo: Brian Huffman
Surfboard Shaping with Griffin NK

Surfboard Shaping with Griffin NK

Almond Surfboards | Shaping with Griffin NK from Almond Surfboards on Vimeo. A melodic look at...
The Surfing Experience by Joel Owen

The Surfing Experience by Joel Owen

For just over the past year, I’ve spent two 4-hour mornings here at the Almond shop. What started...
Blue Paneled Surf Thump

Blue Paneled Surf Thump

Here's a custom Surf Thump that just came in for a customer; that features light blue panels, tri...
Walnut + Brass 10' Kookbox

Walnut + Brass 10' Kookbox

We have always been very inspired by craftsman that have come before us.  The old saying "they d...
Almond Surf Shop 3D Tour

Almond Surf Shop 3D Tour

We have officially joined the 21st Century. There is now a 3D tour of our shop on the Google Mach...
7 Year Anniversary

7 Year Anniversary

Today marks 7 years since we first opened our retail shop.  On March 8, 2009 we had a Grand Openi...
2016 Business Plan

2016 Business Plan

I have to admit, I am excited about 2016 and the freshness of a new year.  We are continually...
Drew + Nathan // Post-Rain Newport

Drew + Nathan // Post-Rain Newport

Drew and Nate braved the questionable waters last week, and scored some sizable waves in Newport....
Almond x Shakastics Limited-Edition Skateboard

Almond x Shakastics Limited-Edition Skateboard

To kick off 2016, we are again collaborating with our friend, Yuta Koide, of Shakastics. This i...
Dark Denim Surf+Craft Woven

Dark Denim Surf+Craft Woven

We don't often do product highlights on the blog, I primarily use it as a place to get wordy an...

Surfing Newport with Nathan and Dane

I had a chance to surf Newport yesterday morning with two distinctly different surfers, Nathan Ad...

Invest the Time, Commit to the Process

This is a motto we have adopted over the last year or so. "Invest the time, commit to the proces...
Polarize Your Offerings

Polarize Your Offerings

I wrote briefly last week on the subject of "doing the work that others aren't willing to do" i...
Inside the New Store

Inside the New Store

We haven't really shown any photos of the inside of the store yet, because I wanted to maintain s...