In the immortal words of Ol’ Dirty Bastard, “ooh baby, I like it raw.” This Flistfia Short Coat is made to perfection in Japan out of a tightly woven, 100% cotton fabric, so even though the hem and cuffs are left in their raw, un-hemmed state, they won’t unravel. Add to that tonal, fabric covered Read more
Patches for your back pockets. Patches for your elbows. Patches for your crotch or hemline. With The Hill-Side offering high quality patches, you can patch your clothing anytime! Made in NYC using some of the co.’s most loved fabrics, these heavy-duty Hill-Side Iron On Patches let you brighten up your outfit like Bagel Bites used Read more
And now, here are ninety-two words about the ninety-two dollar Save Khaki French Terry Sweatshirt. It’s made in the USA out of a cotton / polyester / rayon blend. It’s been garment washed, giving it a soft, broken-in feel. It has ribbing on the neck, cuffs, and hem. And it’s got a slim, but not Read more
Isaora describes their Portuguese-made Wetworker Tech 3L Field Jackets as being “brutally efficient.” What does that mean exactly? Well, it means a breathable and water resistant Japanese nylon body, ultrasonic welding construction, seam-taped and retractable hood, YKK Aquaguard zipper, armpit vents, articulated elbows and cuffs, and myriad waterproof pockets.
I woke up this morning feeling real pissed off, you guys. I didn’t get a whole lot of sleep, and it was dreary and grey outside. There isn’t much right now that can turn my frown upsi… oh wait, these US-made Molokini Oxfords from Wellen are perking me up a bit. With their slim fit, Read more
When did we as men become so terrified of showing a little thigh? At one time, short-shorts were the norm – as evidenced by countless old photos of my father and grandfather. But nowadays, it seems like north of the knee is just not a place many are willing to go. Well I say we Read more
After the near face-melting temperatures this past weekend, it may seem a little premature to already be shopping for fall / winter, but these new Sigfred Zip Sweaters from Norse Projects are well worth jumping the gun over. Made in Italy out of 100% lambswool, the bomber-style sweaters have a two-way zipper and stand up Read more
This month, I was inspired by the 2014 Newport Folk Festival. Unfortunately, I wasn’t able to be there in person, which bummed me out, but I was able to attend vicariously through the excellent coverage of the event on the festival’s Tumblr. Below are a few of my favorite photos from the weekend.