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by Daniel Espirito Santo

The beach of Baleal sits at the opposite end of the wide bay, around 4km (3 miles) from the town of Peniche, Portugal. The beach connects the island of Baleal to the mainland, 100 metres away. This is a marvellous beach of white fine sand with ideal conditions to practice surf and bodyboard.

This place inspired us to shoot our latest collection – Carioca. The vibe, the beaches, the sea made it the perfect location for our shoot and matched what we wanted to convey with Carioca – Elegant, Effortless Cool And Enthusiastic.

Pedro is a Portugese surfer who needs flexibility in his swim shorts but is also looking for colourful prints. The Pepe Shorts were the perfect match for him. They are super comfortable and are made with quick drying materials, making them the perfect swim shorts for surfers and non-surfers alike.

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