Jonesea in the Press

Explore a curated collection of articles, journals, and videos highlighting Jonesea's innovation and expertise in wetsuits

Stab
All Hail Zoe McDougall’s Custom “Kill Bill” Suit

There is no doubt that by now you’ve not encountered one of Shane Jones’s bespoke neoprene creations, Jonesea Wetsuits.

New York Times
Evel Knievel and Minnie Mouse Catch a Wave

Shane Jones is a couturier of sorts for surfers who want more from the typical wet suit.

Surfline
2023 Women's Wetsuit Lineup

"Jones is a master of his trade, and his suits are high-quality, beautiful and best of all, fit perfectly. You can’t beat quality, and that alone should convince you to invest in a Jonesea wetsuit." -Stephanie SchechterSurfline Senior Copywriter

The Inertia
Fashion Designer Thom Browne Just Made a $3,900 Designer Wetsuit

Traditionally, Wetsuits and bathing suits are really the only time the words “surfer” and “suits” end up in the same sentence.The counter culture image of surfing was built on a romanticized image of spending entire days at the beach, building a life on anything but wearing closed toed shoes or even shirts.

Surfline
Gear Insider: From Dawn Patrol to Desk Patrol

Enter Shane Jones of Jonesea, an Orange County, CA-based custom wetsuit tailor who makes every single one of his wetsuits by hand, start to finish.

Vice
Most Expensivest S2 :Ep 1 "Wet Dream"

On the latest installment of Most Expensivest we join 2 Chainz in Miami for a special “Wet Dreams” episode. Things kick off with his assistant testing out an underwater jetski — known as The Seabreacher — while wearing a $5,000 USD Thom Browne wetsuit.

Stab Recommends: The Long Arm Spring Is Officially Back

The custom wetsuit maestro that is Shane Jones hand crafts each and every Jonesea wetsuit from start to finish. While we highly recommend his custom wetsuit program so as you can play out any and all of your naughtiest wetsuit fantasies the stock suits are of just as high a quality and a slightly more accessible price point.

Eryn Krouse | My Designer Wetsuit Collection

Sanuk
PSYCHEDELIC SHRED

Jonesea Celebrates the Grateful Dead™ with Custom Wetsuit

Surf Splendor
Ep. 475 – SHANE JONES: JONESEA WETSUITS

Handmade, custom tailored, wetsuit designer Shane Jones joins us to discuss how youthful angst can be a catalyst to pursue your passion, why experiencing adversity should stimulate motivation, how it’s never too late to radically redesign your life, and how he collected 8,000 square feet of goods for Lahaina’s families in need. Enjoy!

Here’s Shreddy Krueger Getting Weird with a Halloween Surf

Shane Jones is kind of like the Mad Hatter of wetsuits.He’s a neoprene magician. Just come up with an idea for a wetsuit and he’ll make it. At least that’s the approach he takes with his tailor-made wetsuit brand

Mazda
SOUL OF MOTION: SURF CRAFTSMANSHIP AND THE CX‑5

Unlike petroleum-derived neoprene, which is used in traditional wetsuits manufacturing, Yulex is a plant-based replacement that's FSC certified by the Rainforest Alliance.

Easy Reader & Peninsula
SANTA AND HIS ELVES TAKE A MUCH NEEDED BREAK TO GO SURFING IN MANHATTAN BEACH

December has been a long month preparing for the big day for Santa and his elves. All the hard work payed off, they finished all of their task before Christmas and took a well deserved break.

Here’s Evel Knievel Getting Real Radical for 4th of July

Every holiday, Shane Jones, the brilliant mind behind Jonesea Wetsuits, sits down and crafts himself a celebratory wetsuit. It’s his way of testing his own skills as a tailor as well as showing off a little bit of what he can do.

Fine Magazine