ShapeShifter Fish and Friends Blog

Trout Fever - Tips to Catching Trout in Winter Months

Andrew Hill

Trout Fever - Tips to Catching Trout in Winter Months

February is not only the shortest month of the year, but it’s also my favorite month to fish for large speckled Trout. Some call the bigger ones "gator trout" and others call them "yellow mouths" (like our shirt was designed after), but one thing is for certain, when you start routinely catching them above 25 inches, you get Trout fever. The speckled Trout was the very first ShapeShifter Fish and Friends design, and the fish that started our journey of creating our UPF50+ performance clothing line. We talk a lot about sun protection and why our shirts make it easy...

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New Year, New Friends - Meet the Pufferfish, Hammerhead Shark, and Sheepshead

Kaylee Fair

New Year, New Friends - Meet the Pufferfish, Hammerhead Shark, and Sheepshead

Our newest friends have arrived! We are so excited to finally launch our new friends, for the new year. These friends were chosen based on which one generated the highest number of likes on our social media pages, so we are excited to finally share them with you all, and they are available for purchase in youth AND adult size. Like our first fishy friends, they are uniquely designed to promote our mission of generating curiosity, creativity, and connection. We hope you love them just as much as we do! Who is the Pufferfish? The Pufferfish is a toxic little...

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The Hunt for Red(fish) October

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The Hunt for Red(fish) October

The fall, what an amazing time to fish for Redfish in the state of Florida! How lucky are we to call this place home? I've had some of my best days on the water in late October and early November fishing the beautiful waters of Tampa Bay. Almost all fish are on the move during the fall, including the popular Redfish, which is busy with more than just feeding during this time.

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Our First Friends - “Meet the Pelican, Manatee and Dolphin"

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Our First Friends - “Meet the Pelican, Manatee and Dolphin"

Your new friends are here! Please say hello to our first official friends here at Shapeshifter Fish and Friends: The Pelican, The Manatee and The Dolphin! Just like our first fish, these guys are local to our home environment in Tampa Bay, and can be commonly seen throughout Florida’s vast wildlife habitats.

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Meet Our First Fish - Snook, Redfish & Trout

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Meet Our First Fish - Snook, Redfish & Trout

ShapeShifter Fish and Friends would like to introduce to you our first fish in our Fall 2020 youth line. Our cute and fun-loving friends the Red Fish, the Snook, and the Speckled Trout are so excited to meet you! These fishy friends were chosen to be our first reveal because they can all be found in Florida, where the ShapeShifter Fish and Friends began. We know how much we love them, and hope you find joy in the

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