Brad Bennett is the Founder and Editor of Well Spent.
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There are some things in life that just can’t be explained. Like how the Pyramids were built. Or why M. Night Shyamalan is still allowed to direct movies. Or, how Jomers is able to make these Chinos in New York City out of American and European fabrics, but only charge $38 a pair.
The only thing that could make these new Fall Flannels from Ratio more autumn-y is if they came with a cup of hot cider and a delicious pumpkin baked good. Actually, that sounds pretty awesome right now. With, like, a little scoop of vanilla ice cream. And maybe a dash of whiskey in the cider.
There isn’t much you can’t do in Outdoor Voices. Designed to be “as versatile as you are,” the NYC-based label’s recreation-ready pants, shorts, tees and jackets combine state of the art performance fabrics with a clean, minimalist aesthetic, so they’ll keep you looking and feeling good whether you’re breaking a sweat on the running trail, Read more
Did you know that the word “denim” is French? It comes from “serge de Nîmes,” a 17th century name for a denim-like twill fabric made in the town of Nîmes in Southern France. So what does that have to do with these Indigo Denim Shirts from Bleu de Paname?
True story: since picking up one of these Foreign Rider Co. Crew Necks last week, I’ve retired all of my other sweatshirts. They just couldn’t compete with the Toronto-made, 100% cotton loopback terry-ed, flatlock stitched, ribbed side paneled awesomeness. Oh, and did I mention that it was just $88?
These Twisted Twill Chinos from Knowledge Cotton Apparel are made in the EU out of 100% organic cotton and cost under $115. That’s like getting Whole Foods groceries at Wal-Mart prices. Seriously though, they should call that place Whole Paycheck, amiright?
Have I ever told you guys about how much I love Finisterre? Not only are their clothes great fitting and excellently made, the ethos that drives the company is as feel-good as it gets. The only downside is that they’re based in the UK, so between the conversion rate and international shipping costs the prices Read more
Unless you’re reading this while sitting on a chair made of sandalwood, that’s located inside of a rose garden, that’s situated next to a forest preserve, that’s bordered by a pristine beach, your surroundings could probably do with a smell upgrade. And these Candles from Square Trade Goods Co. can give it. Made using all-natural, Read more
Welcome to the first installment of Sliding Scale, a new series in which we’ll be bringing you a single product for every budget. We’ve decided to kick things off with American-made work gloves, as we recently received an email from a reader who was looking for “a nice pair of yellow / tan insulated work Read more