Instead of Rent: October, 2010

The moderately and (very) immoderately priced goods that I’d rather spend it on this month.

Engineered Garments Work Shirt
100% cotton
Made in NYC
Best Price: $176.00 (FREE SHIPPING) at Context or, if they’re out of your size, $185.00 (SHIPPED) at Farfetch

Mountain & Sackett Victoria Silk Knit Tie
100% Italian silk
Made in Italy
Best Price: $64.63 (SHIPPED) at Mountain & Sackett

WWII Impressions Navy Denim Jumper
100% cotton
Original mil-spec design
Loomed in South Carolina, cut and sewn in Los Angeles
Best Price: $70.00 (PRE-SHIPPING) at WWII Impressions

Epaulet EP’s RIvet Chinos
100% cotton mil-spec ripstop
Made in Los Angeles
Best Price: $145.00 (FREE SHIPPING) at Epaulet

Oak Street Bootmakers Beefroll Penny Loafer
Horween Chromexcel leather upper
Leather sole
Stacked leather heel
Designed in Chicago, made in Maine
Best Price: $266.30 (SHIPPED) at Oak Street Bootmakers

Columbiaknit Bulky Knit Hat
100% cotton
Made in Oregon
Best Price: $3.99 ea or 10 for $25.00 (PRE-SHIPPING) at Columbiaknit

ML Brown & Co. Dempsey Belt
Vegetable tanned leather
Brass hardware
Made in NYC
Best Price: $113.00 (SHIPPED) at ML Brown & Co.

Stanley & Sons Waxed Canvas Tote
Eco-friendly Waxwear waxed canvas body
Vegetable tanned leather straps
Made in NYC
Best Price: $207.00 (PRE-SHIPPING) at Stanley & Sons