Nick Grant

Nick Grant

Nick Grant is a freelance style writer originally from the Washington D.C. area, but now living in Des Moines, Iowa (yes, you read that correctly). He gives no fucks.

Hasami Porcelain Mugs

Every day I use the same coffee mug; a freebie from the local cable company. I think it’s time I finally step it up, and get one of these Hasami Porcelain Mugs. Made in Nagasaki, Japan, an area that’s been churning out world class pottery for over 400 years, the mugs are minimal, beautiful, and that big 15 oz. version sooo suits my zen right now, since I need at least that just to get from breakfast to lunch. They also make a 13 oz. and an 11 oz. too, in case you’re not as coffee-dependent as I am. Get ’em all at Notre Shop.

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Beckett Simonon Suede Bombers

Lately, it seems like every time a good new brand pops up, ten bad ones pop up with it, which can make spotting the good new one a real challenge. Unless of course that good new one is selling a Colombian-made, nanotech-treated, water- and stain-proof Suede Bomber for the insanely low pre-order price of $275, like the just-launched Becket and Simonon is. Read more »