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Salty Interview : Ocean photographer Ben Thouard

Meeting with Ben Thouard, ocean photographer and surfing enthusiast living in Tahiti. He shares with us his daily life in the islands, between photo shoots in the water, publishing his books, home design and surfing sessions around the world.   Where are you from and how did you discover Tahiti? I come from Toulon in the south-east of France, I started by doing windsurfing photos in Maui, Hawaii. Then work took me to Tahiti and I fell in love with the place, I've never left. It was 13 years ago. What inspires your art? I have always been fascinated by the element of water, the movement of fluids, the mixture of water and air and I think this is what...

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Our tips to arrange a cozy beach house style living room

Dreaming about living in a cozy beach house style interior? Follow our best tips to bring the sunshine to your living room with Salty Furniture. You will feel the holiday vibe all year long!    Choose a surfboard coffee table for a cozy living room Bring a beach house style to your living room with our beautiful surfboard coffee tables. Between or different shapes, colors and sizes, you will find the perfect coffee table for your interior. Their kid-friendly shapes are perfect for all the family. Add a few surfing books on your table to allow your spirit to travel from home Our favorite surf-themed books : Surf Shacks by Indoek, Surfing by Jim Heimann, Taschen. Create a beach-style wall...

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How are surfboard coffee tables made ?

If you want to learn more about our products, you are in the right place! Discover the different steps of manufacturing our surfboard coffee tables. Passionate about surfing and swayed by the sound of the waves since our childhood, we wanted to use shaper's techniques to make our products and bring back this coastal spirit in the heart of our homes.    Step 1 of your Surfboard coffee table: The Blank What is a blank?   A surfboard is made from a blank, which forms the core of the board. It is often made of polyurethane (PU, hard foam) and has the approximate shape of a surfboard. It can be recognised by its wooden plate of about 6mm which crosses it...

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12 Best Places to Surf on the East Coast (USA)

This week, come along with us to the best surfing spots located on the Atlantic Coast of the USA. Long glassy waves, beach breaks, white sand dunes, majestic cliffs... Find some inspiration for your next surf trips all along the East Coast. Maine - Libby's Oceanside Camp: With a magical coastal view, you can enjoy the well-equipped Libby's Oceanside Camp when open from Mid-May to mid-October. The spot is close to the Long Sands' rock wedges and beautiful sandbars. Maine - Brent Shavnore Massachusetts - Cisco Beach, Nantucket: A crystalline water and clean beach located close to the town and harbor. Perfect to catch some waves and spend family time during a bike ride. Cisco Beach, Nantucket - Gray Malin - White...

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