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.
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These Buddy Bull Terrier Low Sneakers getting a cosign from Kith is like when you crush a presentation at work that you’ve been working on for weeks, and then your boss comes to your office afterwards, sits on the edge of your desk, and gives you the promotion you’ve been gunning for.
It’s been years since The Hill-Side first came out with their Japanese Wool Blanket Stripe fabric, but I still get excited every time they work it into a new product. This time, they’ve blessed us with these US-made 5-Panel Caps, which have a lightweight cotton lining and an adjustable strap made from sturdy 1960s deadstock Read more
These Alice Park Flap Wallets are really cool. They’ve got a single pocket for cards, a slot for cash, and they come in a ton of great colors in a really nice HOLY SHIT THESE ARE MADE OUT OF KIDSKIN!?! OH MY GOD THE HUMANITY. WE NEED TO SAVE THE CHILDR… oh wait, kidskin is Read more
I know I write about a lot of crazy clothing – and those pieces aren’t even the nuttiest ones I like. But sometimes you just need a simple piece that serves a simple function like these Hopsack Shirts from Dana Lee. They’re made in Canada out of a hefty and heathered cotton / poly hopsack, Read more
I hate talking about trend items with you guys, because I know you aren’t as shallow as I am. That said, even though turtlenecks are so “it” right now, really nice ones like these from Our Legacy can be timeless. Made in Portugal out of super-fine merino wool, they have a square hem, and a Read more
Even though I’m hesitant to wear wide-brimmed hats around Iowa because of the constant Pharrell comparisons, I can’t get enough of these US-made Hats from Iron & Resin. The 4 inch-brimmed Badlands, the leather-banded Tin Pan, and the round-crowned Ranchero are all worthy of the ridicule at work, and the awkward stares at my son’s Read more
Look, you can have the best clothes ever, but if you smell like trash water all your finery will be for naught. Enter the all-natural soaps from Taiwan’s Yuan. Made from a blend of olive, canola and coconut oil, and coming in scents like cypress, sage, eucalyptus, and mulberry, these soaps will leave your skin Read more