5 Things To Know This AM — Jul 11 2012

Who says women should have all the choices when it comes to patterned swimwear? Artist Paul Weil illustrated two mesmerizing patterns for Seize sur Vingt’s limited-edition men’s swim trucks, sure to make you the proudest peacock at the beach. Act fast, supplies are muy limited. (Seize sur Vingt)
Surf’s up, duude! Tonight from 6 p.m. to 10:30 p.m., the Surf Lodge in Montauk will be hosting the East Coast premiere of Decades of Dominance, in order to benefit the East Hampton Ocean Rescue and Surfriders of Eastern Long Island. (The Surf Lodge)
Mayor Bloomberg is giving a free pass to city zoning policies in a Darwinian housing experiment that tests just how small a space a New Yorker is willing to live in... if it means saving a few bucks. (Animal NY)
Typically, hairdressers and barbers can become stand-in therapists — someone around whom we really, er, let our hair down. But NY Jets quarterback and devout Christian Tim Tebow had one very specific request at a recent trip to the salon. (Huffington Post)

If it’s 2 a.m. and you can’t remember in what decade peplum first became popular, fear no more! The Museum at FIT has been given a sweet makeover, with over 875 new images added to their online collection. With an easy search feature that organizes the pieces by decades, you can bet we’ll be privately curating and clicking away.
(Racked NY)

Photo: Via Seize sur Vingt