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Lake Day Lovelies

Posted on May 24, 2016 by FOTO

 Lake Day Lovelies

If the end of May's long weekend snuck up on you (it certainly snuck up on us!), here's a quick one-stop shop of last minute lake day essentials that you will be using all summer long!

1. Monogrammed Cobalt Fotostrap

Document lake day adventures with your camera secured on this fashionable vintage-inspired camera strap, personalized with your name, initials, monogram or logo. Be sure to check out the Memorial Weekend sale we are running this Friday thru Tuesday! [For every purchase, Fotostrap gives 10% of it's proceeds to Fotolanthropy, a non-profit film and photography organization that honors the stories of people going through adverse situations.]  

2. Patagonia Live Simply Sunset Lopro Trucker Hat

Pretty and protective, this "Live Simply" embroidered trucker hat made with organic cotton is the perfect accessory to keep your head (and conscious) cool-- every product Patagonia makes is environmentally conscious (love!) and just plain rad.

4. REI All Rounder Stand Up Paddle Board

Work on your balance, core/upper body strength and enrich your soul by slowing down enough on the lake to really enjoy and take in its beauty with this All Rounder paddle board. This gorgeous model is perfect for entry level boarders and is bound to become your new go-to lake activity.

3. PacSun Billabong Surf Vibes T-Strap Back One Piece Swimsuit

You are sure to make waves in this adorable graphic one-piece from PacSun. You'll love the cut of this fashionable athletic swimwear that gives you the flexibility to enjoy any and all of your favorite water activities while looking oh-so-cute.

5. Sseko Caramel Crossover Slide Sandal

A minimalist's dream, the Caramel Crossover Slide is the ultimate warm-weather sandal. Crafted from genuine natural leather by women in Uganda pursuing University and overcoming poverty, this fair trade flat slip-on slide will provide maximum comfort on your sole and soul ;)

6. Southern Tide Prep Stripe Water Short

You'll be "prepped" and ready for an amazing day at the lake in these bold bright stripes. Comfortable, adjustable and pocketed, these shorts are perfect for everything your day will hold: laying out on the boat or riding the boat's tide on some water skis.  

7. YETI Hopper 20

Easily carry 18 icy beverages to the lake using the handles or carrying strap on this soft-sided miracle cooler. It's sturdy construction will keep your refreshments cool for days and will be the boat carry-on of choice all summer long.

8. Vans for J. Crew Washed Canvas Authentic Sneakers

These vintage-inspired sneaks are perfect to throw on for a quick game of lakeside frisbee or a sailing excursion on the water. A J. Crew exclusive, they are sure to keep your feet cool and comfortable all weekend long. 

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Cheers to Four Years!

Posted on May 17, 2016 by FOTO

Cheers to Four Years!

We wanted to take the opportunity to extend a salud and our deepest gratitude to the people who have made this year a truly remarkable one: OUR CUSTOMERS! Every milestone we hit, every story we are able to help Fotolanthropy tell, and every product we have the opportunity to produce is due to our customers' hearts for the brand and mission to give back. 

Because of YOU we've been able to:

1. Help fund over 20 Fotolanthropy stories (including two full feature documentaries: award-winning Travis: A Soldier's Story and The Luckiest Man.)

2. Reach international markets with retailers carrying our Fotostraps in their stores across the globe

3. Start working on a lil somethin' somethin' else which we are thrilled to officially announce later this year (stay tuned)!!

We are so blessed to have such first-rate customers and wanted to share in the celebration of today: get 10% off your Fotostrap order - TODAY ONLY - until midnight CST. Enter code: CHEERSTO4

Cheers to these past four years, another year of business, and another year of making a difference!

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Grad Gifts for her

Posted on May 12, 2016 by FOTO

 Grad Gifts for her

Graduation is MAJOR and the young lady you know who will be walking across the stage deserves every ounce of spoiling you can dish out before she embarks on her journey to independence and adulting... so we've procured a solid group of A+ essentials your young grad will absolutely adore! 

1. Birchbox Subscription

We think it would be delightfully sweet for her to receive a lovely little box of personalized beauty samples on her doorstep each month. Your young grad will love this creative (and helpful) gift that keeps on giving all year long!  

2. The Day Designer Midyear Flagship Edition: Sweet Geo

Help your young grad stay chic, organized and grounded with this day planning tool that's just too cute to be as practical and productive as it is.

3. Starbucks Gift Card

Graduation came a little quicker than you expected? Or need something for your friends' kids or your kids' friends? You can definitely feel good about a gift that can just as easily go toward coffee for late night studying or lattes with new friends. 

4. Fitbit Flex

The Fitbit Flex is a perfect accessory for young grads to track their fitness and develop healthy habits as they walk into this new stage of life (and if nothing else, it will give them one less excuse to be late or snooze in). 

5. Charcoal Granite S'well Water Bottle

Perfect for keeping her ice-water cold, and her morning coffee hot, the S'well bottle is as fashionable as it is practical for your young grad. Not only that, but your purchase supports and gives back to UNICEF (S'well loves all things related to clean water and recycling and we love that)!

6. Personalized Sky Fotostrap

Gift your grad with this fashionable vintage-inspired camera strap, personalized with her name, initials, monogram or logo. Support her craft and future adventures with camera gear that is just as functional as it is cool and just as socially conscious as it is luxurious. [For every purchase, Fotostrap gives 10% of it's proceeds to Fotolanthropy, a non-profit film and photography business that honors the stories of people going through adverse situations.]

7. Women's Original Tall Hunter Rain Boot

Your girl will go bananas for these boots that have become apart of every college girl's wardrobe. Stylish, comfortable and practical, they will keep her feet dry and her outfit cute as she walks through every kind of weather to get to class.

8. Acer Chromebook 13

Promote good study habits and productivity through this ace of a present. Sleek and lightweight, it will fit perfectly inside a tote, backpack or messenger bag and with cloud-based memory, it should last her long after her next graduation ;)

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Grad Gifts for him

Posted on May 05, 2016 by FOTO

 Grad Gifts for him

Graduation marks a momentous milestone and level of achievement that calls for major celebration/atta-boy presents... so we've scoured the web for this A+ collection of seriously legit gifts for the young grad in your life!  

1. The Art of Shaving Lexington Collection Fusion Razor

Practical and symbolic, this classic style razor is a rite of passage kind of gift that will not only make your young grad feel like a man, but prepare him for those oh-so-important first impressions in this new chapter of post-grad life. 

2. Apple Smart Keyboard for iPad

Whether he's off to more schooling or starting a new job, the Apple smart keyboard is a perfect accessory to promote productivity and professionalism. Lightweight, portable and innovative, this cordless iPad attachment will make note taking and emails a breeze.

3. Yeti Rambler Bottle

Ideal for snapping on a bag/backpack and hitting the campus for a day full of classes, this Yeti Rambler bottle is perfect to keep his morning coffee hot or his ice-water cold ALL DAY LONG (plus they're just in right now, so despite it's functionality he definitely wants one for looks, too).

4. Sound Link on-ear Bose Bluetooth Headphones

These on-ear headphones are the perfect gift for the young grad who will be spending his days with his nose in a book or eyes glued to a computer screen. Definitely a cool gift he will love with just enough "you better study" implications for you to feel like you're still doing your job as a parent.

5. Amazon Gift Card

Graduation came a little quicker than you expected? Or need something for your friends' kids or your kids' friends? You can definitely feel good about a gift that can just as easily go toward books for class or video games for friend-making by gifting an Amazon Gift Card. 

6. Customized Graphite Fotostrap

Gift your grad with this fashionable vintage-inspired camera strap, personalized with his name, initials, monogram or logo. Support his craft and future adventures with camera gear that is just as functional as it is cool and just as socially conscious as it is luxurious. [For every purchase, Fotostrap gives 10% of it's proceeds to Fotolanthropy, a non-profit film and photography business that honors the stories of people going through adverse situations.]

7. Timbuktu Classic Messenger Bag

This no-fuss earthy messenger is the perfect bag for young professionals and/or college students. With compartments and an adjustable strap, this college accessory will help your new grad stay organized and well-prepared for the books and projects it will carry.

8. Eno Double Nest Hammock

Finally, gift your grad with the current campus obsession: the Eno hammock. Small enough to fit in a backpack, and sturdy enough to share, this gift will undoubtedly get used for mid-afternoon naps, pre-class study sessions and general chilling out with new friends. 

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Spoil Your Mom

Posted on April 27, 2016 by FOTO

Spoil your mom blog

Mother's Day is just around the corner so we've taken the liberty of finding the perfect gifts for you to spoil your mom with this year. Check 'em out!

1. The Magnolia Story

Surprise your HGTV-loving Mom by pre-ordering this long-awaited book by Chip and Joanna Gaines. She will be thrilled to be one of the first to read the details of her favorite Fixer Upper stars’ lives when it releases in October!

2. Kendra Scott Dollie Pendant Necklace in Rose Gold

Spoil your mother with this pendant from Kendra Scott this mother’s day. This delicate accessory comes in three color options and is a gorgeous addition to any gal’s outfit. Wear it alone or layered with other necklaces; this gem is sure to stand out.

3. Seaside Fotostrap

Don your mom with this fashionable vintage-inspired camera strap, personalized with her name, initials or monogram! Support her constant documentation of your first days of school pictures and award ceremony snapshots by gifting her with this unexpected personal treasure that's not only chic, but also gives back 10% of proceeds to the non-profit Fotolanthropy. [Today is the last day to use code: FOTOmom for a free monogram on the shoulder pad]

4. Anthropologie Paimpont Silk Dress

Go in with dad on this beautiful new arrival from Anthro. This timeless piece will become an instant date-night fav and will be sure to make your Mom look and feel as beautiful and vibrant on the outside as she is on the inside.

5. Fitbit Alta

The Fitbit Alta is the perfect gift for moms who are always on the go. This fitness tracker and motivator is now slimmer and comes in 4 colors so you can find the perfect shade to compliment her style. [Of course, we chose the Teal since it goes so nicely with the Seaside Fotostrap you should get her as well].

6. West Elm Faceted Metal Vase

Upgrade your typical Mother’s Day-bouquet gift with this gorgeous antique brass finished vase. This 20’s-inspired architectural piece gorgeously contrasts with the organic beauty of the flowers it holds. Believe us, mama will love it!

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