Where the bear meets the surf.
Independent original design from the lost beach town of El Porto, California


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Imagine a tiny beach town tucked between an oil refinery, a power plant, and the ocean. A town with such an eclectic mix of people living and partying next to the surf that kids from the fancy town next door were told not to go there (but they did anyway.) El Porto, California was this town until 1980. Today it may be a part of Lost LA, but El Porto lives on as a neighborhood, despite those who try to erase its name and bulldoze its cottages for McMansions. The name El Porto may be  best known for one of LA's best surf breaks, but it also represents the spirit of the storybook beach town and classic California attitude that will live forever.

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El Porto, a small surfing neighborhood near LAX Airport, was a 10-block town of its own for 70 years…
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WHEN IS TOO LATE?

Shipping deadlines to be sure your OsoPorto gift gets there by Christmas; plus extra info so you can decide for yourself after the safe dates!   

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THANK YOU

a note to say thank you to everyone who supported the 15 by 15 pre-order campaign for our July 4 'Berica and Freewaves shirt designs - we did it! (well, for 'Berica, at least) Thanks for your help in making it happen.  

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