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Hang ten in style this summer by slipping your surfboard into an ethically made madras-plaid bag, a collaboration between the IOU Project and Along, a Barcelona-based company that crafts its surfboards from repurposed woods. The use of madras, which is fairly handwoven by artisans in India, is particularly noteworthy for its maritime provenance: The material is popular among the region’s fishermen, who wear them as sarongs, lungis, and head-wraps. The bag will be available later in the year on both IOU and Along’s websites. So come on in, the water’s fine.

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