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Dion Agius

New Blood | Welcome Dion

September 20, 2017.  We are stoked announce and welcome Dion Agius to Haydenshapes. Our community know us for being a brand of “few” when it comes to our team. Hayden works one on one with our surfers and these kinds of partnerships and connections are something both he and the brand as a whole put a […]

Board Reviews

Board Review(s): Darkside

Each of these 3rd party reviews are subjective, highly qualified, non-bias and honest – the best kind there is. There’s glow and there’s brutality. There’s good waves, averages waves and shitty waves… What’s life without diversity? Feedback is valuable, good and bad. We’ll say one thing. For a pretty typical shortboard, evidently, the Darkside ain’t […]

Interviews

Indoek | Hayden’s Home for Surf Shacks

Recently, Indoek was invited into Hayden’s home in Sydney, Australia to capture a photo story for their next Surf Shacks book, Volume 2, currently underway. What ended up transpiring for the feature was an open and candid interview with Hayden about design, the Haydenshapes brand and his take on the differing views within the surfboard […]

Art

Artist Profile: Jason Woodside’s take on Collaboration

I think a good collab is created when the foundation focuses on joint values. A big part is if the creators have chemistry and are they working towards the same goals. We first met New York based artist Jason Woodside a few years back. An introduction was made through a friend of ours and past collaborator Luke […]

Videos

Taj, Chippa and Ando on UNTITLED.

UNTITLED just got it’s international passport and stock is dropping in stores worldwide. You’ve seen Nate Tyler and Creed McTaggart putting this model through its paces in a HS video edit we released with the crew last year and since then, this model has built quite the following. Here, it makes an appearance in Stab’s ‘Sinning […]

Technology

Behind The Curtain: Hayden On Creating FutureFlex

A little while ago we collaborated with our friends over at FCS and designed a fin together, the FCS ii X HS, which we often refer to as the reptile fin due to it’s unique look and feel. During this process, Hayden sat down with FCS and My Surf TV and talked tech, the HS brand […]

Interviews

On Film: Hayden Cox for Highsnobiety

Recently Hayden spent a Sunday in Mona Vale hanging out with Photographer and Highsnobiety contributor Chris Wilson to capture a video and photo story shot on film that shared Hayden’s insight into the backbones of Haydenshapes, building a brand, design and the surfers that have influenced him. Dust free: Captured in our Haydenshapes Store, 54 Darley Street Mona Vale, Australia. Where […]

Interviews

Interview: Talking towels and the birth of ‘Slowtide’ with Dario Phillips

The founders of Slowtide L-R. Wylie Von Tempsky, Dario Phillips and Kyle Spencer Interview by Beau Flemister. Sometimes, the answer’s just been right under our noses the whole time. Stance saw it with socks, Vissla pretty much saw it with wetsuits and Costa Mesa/Hawaii brand Slowtide saw the need with beach towels. (Nobody was making […]

Technology

Carbon Talk with Hayden Cox

There has been a lot of buzz surrounding carbon fiber surfboard constructions in the last year or two, and for good reason. Not only has there been a handful of new carbon infused techs launch into the market place fuelling the hype, but now more than ever surfers are embracing innovation within the surfboard category as […]