I’m not one of those guys who takes clothing literally. Like, you don’t need to be able to hit a jumper to wear basketball shoes, or steal third base to wear a baseball cap. And you don’t have to be in a car to wear this Blue Blue Japan Honeycomb Car Coat.
Welcome to the second installment of Sliding Scale, a series in which we bring you a single product for every budget. This month we’re rounding up insulated vests. Thin enough to wear under a jacket, but handsome enough to wear on their own, these lightweight layers provide warmth without bulk. Click-thru for nine of the Read more
So I’m sitting here, ogling the new Southern Field Industries AW14 Collection, thinking of what to write about the label’s beautiful, Japanese-made waxed canvas totes, haversacks and backpacks, and my wife walks in and says “wow. I really like those.” Seriously guys, she doesn’t even say stuff that nice about me, so if these bags Read more
True story: it costs more to manufacture clothing in NYC than it does in Italy. So when Aimé Leon Dore announced they were going to produce their entire third collection there, I knew it was going to be some king shit. And it is. Comprised of french terry sweats, cableknit sweaters, thermal-lined flannels, distressed selvedge Read more
To me, this US-made BILLYKIRK Bifold Wallet with Snaps kinda looks like a cartoon frog face, so if I had one, every time I went to an ATM, I’d be like, “gotta go feed the frog,” and no one would have any idea what I was talking about. As per usual.
Tuck one of these Chicago-made Flannel Buttondowns from Stock Mfg. Co. in, and you’ve got yourself an office-appropriate, winter-weight shirt that’ll keep you comfortably toasty all workday long. Let one of these Chicago-made Flannel Buttondowns from stock Mfg. Co. hang loose, and you’ve got yourself a burly mid or outer layer that’ll take on any Read more
Anyone who has children can appreciate how seriously I take my down time. I plan what I’ll watch on Netflix, what delicious meal I’ll consume, and what lavish habiliments I’ll be draped in, which will most likely be one of these Hooded Robes from Reigning Champ. They’re made in Canada out of midweight cotton twill Read more
Holy shit, you guys! Drop whatever you’re doing and head over to the Unis site RIGHT NOW. It’s the annual anniversary sale, which means for the next 24 hours you can get 25% off the entire AW14 collection. That includes Gio Chinos, Felix Shirts, Jake Tees, non-guy’s-first-name Varsity Jackets, and more.
To you, these Monocle Kamedajima Slippers may seem opulent. But not to me. For I am a king, deserving of Japanese hand-spun slub yarn and a cushioned sole in which to gallivant around my palace while getting fed fat-ass, juicy grapes by one of my 27 wives.