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Women's Summer Gear Guide
The Surfer’s Go-To Summer Gear Guide
Surely, one of the best times to be a surfer is here. Summer means sunny beaches, warmer temps with tepid waters, fun waves and pool days. Wetsuits are dried and retired from their long, hard winter run. Surf suits and bikinis fill the lineups. The all-day Saturday beach-day returns. In short, it’s hard to beat.
But – a day at the beach or that dreamy summer session is only made good with the right beach and surf gear. Comfortable swimwear, reliable surf suits, soft surf tees and all the gear needed to get it there. Luckily, our Ultimate Summer Gear Guide is here to make it easy. Explore our best-selling summer products from swimwear to accessories to apparel and plenty more - it’s your one-stop-shop for that perfect summer session!
Surf Revival Collection
Born in 1969, Rip Curl has led the surf fashion journey since its inception. Today we high-five that colorful history, and the fine madness that is Rip Curl. A 70’s inspired palette with a bold color-blocked rib, warm golden hues and textural knits…this is Surf Revival. Join us as we look forward, lean back and celebrate everything that surfing stood for in the 70s, and still does today.
Inspired by the cool blue tones of Victoria's striking coastline; this is Diamond Bay. Clean silhouettes, natural florals and tortoise-shell details come together to create the easy-wear swim and apparel collection that your wardrobe has been wanting. You’ll find everything you need for a summer day, from cute swimwear to flowy pants perfect for walking the boardwalk.
Tees & Tanks
Whether you’re looking for a new favorite beach shirt, a relaxed top for over your swimwear or just a plain white tee, Rip Curl tees and tanks are the ultimate addition to your summer wardrobe for both style and comfort. Crafted to reflect The Search lifestyle, each tank, t-shirt and cami has been designed to look great and made to last. You’re always going to want one of these in your summer beach bag.
Dip your toes into the waters of foreign, faraway lands with the Havana collection. Featuring dream-like florals, soft whimsical artwork, and bright pops of color, this summer collection is the perfect tropical addition to your wardrobe both in and out of the water. Designed using environmentally conscious materials, the Havana collection will have you both looking and feeling great.
Mirage Surfer’s Bikini Collection
Mirage is the ultimate surfer's swim series, ready to take on the waves with you during your next session. This high performance swimwear is supportive, comfortable, flattering, durable and designed with performance in mind with recycled materials. If you're in the lineup, you need Mirage.
Classic Surf Essentials
Our best selling swim series is back and better than ever. Classic Surf swim is redesigned using ECONYL Recycled Nylon materials from fishing nets and nylon waste, turning our favorite simple solid swim series into a sustainable swim collection! Mix ’n match all Summer long in Classic Surf, while feeling good inside and out.
Premium Surf Collection
Defined by quality, style and superior construction, Premium Surf Essentials swimwear is a sophisticated take on our super popular Surf Essentials range. With classic designs and made of the best materials, this swimwear collection will be a favorite all summer long.
Welcome to the Bombshell Series. These springsuits and wetsuits feature super stretch neoprene that combine high performance, style and quality. Add flexibility, durability and comfort into the mix - the Bombshell Series is the ultimate in women's wetsuit technology and design.
This season, use this women’s summer gear guide to find all of your favorite new swim, surf, and beach essentials. With quality materials and craftsmanship, these pieces will last you for many seasons to come.