Pablo Picasso, arguably one of the coolest men of all time, wore navy and white Breton stripes like it was his job. And I want to be as cool as Picasso, despite my profound lack of artistic ability, so I’m gonna pick-up this Engineered Garments Striped Jersey Knit Jacket. A simple, five button, 100% cotton Read more
For anyone who’s ever talked shit about short-shorts, I’ve got two words for you: Navy Seals. If they can wear ‘em, your non Bin Laden killing ass can too. But, you know, only if you want to. These new Swimmers from Owner Operator are made in NYC out of fast-drying nylon microfiber, have a mesh Read more
I admit it: I’m imperfect. My right bicep is slightly smaller than my left, and the eyelashes above my left eye are a few millimeters longer than my right. But, it’s those imperfections that make me a better person, the same way that imperfections make these Industry of All Nations Clean Crew Tees better t-shirts. Read more
I’m not gonna lie; even though it was love at first sight when I saw these Gitman Vintage x Journal Standard shirts, the price turned me off. Yes, the natural with white micro dots beautifully shows off Gitman’s top notch construction, and the mash-up jam is the perfect fit for my personality – the one Read more
You know a sample sale is good when the brand BUILDS A SECOND WEBSITE FOR IT. That’s right, not only is The Hill-Side having a weeklong online sample sale, they built a second website to host it, because there are that many samples, one-offs, and new-old-stock pieces to choose from (literally 10 seasons worth).
If summer was a kingdom, this new 6 Panel Linen Cap from American Trench would be the crown. As bad as that metaphor was, this really is great piece of warm weather headwear. It’s made in the USA, 100% linen inside and out, and, you can get it for $20 off (plus free shipping) with Read more
I’m not a betting man, but if I were, my money would be on these Surf+Craft Twill Shorts from Almond. They’re made in California out of American-loomed cotton twill. They’re cut slim, end right above the knee, have patch pockets on the front, and chambray detailing on the interior. And they’re only $67.50 a pair.
If you like your basics German-made and luxurious as a penthouse suite at a four star hotel, then check out the Merz B. Schwanen Sale currently underway at Gentry. Knit on circular knitting machines from the 1920s-1950s, the label’s t-shirts, henleys and crewneck sweatshirts are the next best thing to new-with-tags vintage, only way, way Read more
Sure, there are plenty of wallets made from Horween leather. But how many wallets are made by Horween Leather (or at least, by two Horween Leather employees)? These Fat Herbie wallets from Ashland Leather are handmade in Chicago by two long-time Horween workers, and feature an external cash slot, four internal card pockets and a Read more