Tuesday, July 5, 2011

Tricker’s Chukka Boot for 14 oz.

Berlin retailer 14 oz has collaborated with Tricker's for something incredible, the dark green/blue toned Chukka Boot.  The red heel tab is a subtle touch of elegance as well.

For more info about 14 oz., click here.

Thursday, June 23, 2011

iPhone Alarm Clock

Jonas Damon's alarm clock allows you to place your iPhone or iPod touch onto a sustainably harvested beech wood base that also allows you to recharge your device while it's mounted.  With the flip clock app added to your phone you have an item that looks far more valuable than the $40.00 price tag.

As shown - $ 40.00

Available through Areaware.

Wednesday, June 22, 2011

Lanvin Leather Low Top Sneakers

These leather sneakers have the perfect balance of minimalism and sophistication.  These are the go-to choice for a dressed-up alternative to the canvas based model you've been rocking since grade school.

As shown ( black/black ) - $ 470.00

Available through Lanvin.

Tuesday, June 21, 2011

Property Of… Alfred Work Messenger Bag

Crafted from waxed cotton and detailed with leather trim, this messenger bag has a vintage appeal as well as a modern sensibility.  It has also been designed to carry a 15" laptop so feel free to replace the dj bag you're currently using and step into something a bit more stylish.

Available through Fott.

Friday, June 17, 2011

Böle Reindeer Leather Apron

With a limited edition of only 30 pieces, this is the gift for Father's day.  Crafted by a fourth generation tannery from Sweeden, this piece is allows your old man to take on that Hemmingway persona you've always felt he possessed. 

As shown - $ 840.00

Available through Aha Life.

Tuesday, June 14, 2011

Puma Suede Archive Sneakers

Launched in 1968, and just as stylish now as they were then, these archive series sneakers are perfect for the summer.

As shown ( team orange/mood indigo ) - $ 60.00

Available through Puma.

Monday, June 13, 2011

Baron Wells Windbreaker

100% Premium Japanese nylon in a matte finish give the windbreaker the perfect amount of style to separate you from the frumpy masses.  As a bonus, this piece is made in the U.S. (NYC).
As shown ( navy ) - $ 249.00
Available through Baron Wells.

Wednesday, June 8, 2011

Billykirk: Schoolboy Satchel

Vegetable tanned leather  and the impeccable craftsmanship you've come to expect from Billykirk make this satchel something you can carry with pride.
As shown ( slate ) - $ 355.00
Available through Need Supply Co.

Monday, June 6, 2011

Whillas & Gunn Nullabor Rucksack

Whilas & Gunn craft a bag that's perfect for either the country or the city.  With it's rugged construction and beautifully crafted details, this rucksack will last for years.
As shown - $ 170.00
Available through Blackbird.

Thursday, June 2, 2011

Frye Greene 81250 High-top Sneaker

The unlined canvas upper combined with the removable leather lined footbed make this the perfect casual shoe for the weekend.
As shown (black) - $147.95
Available through Endless.com

Wednesday, June 1, 2011

Folk grafters Top Layer Gillet

A versatile item of clothing, this gillet is perfect for layering as well as providing that extra bit a warmth when a jacket is too much.  This item also features padded pockets lined with raw chambray.
As shown (blue) - $ 254.65
Available through Oi Polloi.

Tuesday, May 31, 2011

Asos Canvas Backpack

A great mid-range bag with simple details, such as the drawstring tie at the top as well as the leather look straps, which give the bag the look of some its more expensive counterparts. 

As shown - $63.00

Available through Asos.

Friday, May 27, 2011

Makr Carry Goods Bi-Fold Wallet

Hand sewn, edge painted and polished, this finely crafted five-pocket bi-fold wallet is about as close to perfection as you can expect.
As shown (gunmetal HF chromexcel) - $ 140.00
Available through Makr Carry Goods.

Thursday, May 26, 2011

Adidas Originals LA Trainer

In order to be prepared for the end of times you'll need to train for life after automated transportation.  Originally launched in 1984, this model featured the customizable plug cushioning system which guarantees comfort even if you're running from outlaw bandits in the streets of Manhattan.
As shown (metallic silver).
Available through Schuh You.

Wednesday, May 25, 2011

SAK Chukka Boots

Much safer than the first Japanese/Italian collaboration, these boots combine the best qualities of each culture.

Available through Honeyee.

Tuesday, May 24, 2011

Paul Smith signed cardcase

This leather card case with signature Paul Smith stripe pattern is the perfect way to secure only the most important cards you'll need for the evening.
As shown - $234.05 USD / 166.00 Eur
Available through Nitty Gritty.

Monday, May 23, 2011

Oris Carlos Coste Dive Watch

Beautifully crafted with time specific markings on the minute sub dial referencing Carlos Coste's free diving records, this Swiss timepiece is tribute to one of the elite members of the diving community.

As shown - $4,500.00
Available in June as a limited run of 2,000 pieces.

Sunday, May 22, 2011

Journal Standard JS Special x MSPC Backpack

Journal Standard partners with MSPC to create a nylon bag with exquisite leather details as well as a suede component on the base. Available in two color combinations black/yellow (pictured) and blue/red, this bag captures a perfect juxtaposition of outdoor style with urban functionality.

Available for pre-order at Journal Standard.

Thursday, May 19, 2011

Kenton Sorenson Roll Sunglass Case

A Need Supply exclusive, this leather case is the perfect accompaniment to your vintage aviators.  The natural leather is durable yet will develop a great patina over the years to come.

As shown (natural brown) - $ 115.00

Available through Need Supply Co.

Wednesday, May 18, 2011

J.W. Hulme Co. Washburn Collection

Utilizing green waxed canvas. rich leather details, and brass hardware, this messenger bag from J.W. Hulme Co. captures the essence of the modern craftsman movement.
As shown - $ TBD
Available (Fall 2011) online at J.W. Hulme Co.

Tuesday, May 17, 2011

Peal & Co. Cordovan Boot for Brooks Brothers

Leather lined and crafted in England, these boots will become an inseparable piece of your wardrobe for many years to come.

As shown - $ 998.00

Available through Brooks Brothers.

Monday, May 16, 2011

Salt Optics - Lester

This unisex model, inspired from vintage 1970s Navy eyewear, displays the signature style and colors from that period.  Available in six different frame/lens combinations. 

As shown (traditional silver/polarized brown lens) - $  400.00

Available through Salt Optics.

Levi's Chambray Carpenter Workshirt

This shirt is rugged, sophisticated, and capable of handling any situation, just like your old man.  Details such as the nail and pencil pockets, and the button-off collar make it perfect for weekend projects even the ones that require a bit of work.

As shown (chambray) - $ 54.90 sale

Available at Levi's.

Sunday, May 15, 2011

Brooklyn Projects & Nike SB Dunk

Although the members of the band Slayer had no design input, these Nike high tops are inspired by the album art from Reign in Blood.  This model features denim, suede, and a gum sole... and with a rumored 814 pairs to be made, you better act fast.
As shown - $ TBD

Friday, May 13, 2011

Elvis & Kresse Fire Hose Accessories

After collecting used fire hoses in the U.K., Elvis & Kresse use them to craft products such as keychains, cufflinks, and washbags (pictured), all of which have just the right amount of distressed appeal.  Not only do they use salvaged material for their line of goods, Elvis & Kresse also uses upcycled materials to package their products which allows them to boast a total of 165 tons of material they've reclaimed since 2007.  If that wasn't enough, the company also donates fifty percent of the profits to the Fire Fighters Charity.
As shown (red) - $ 100.00
Available at Ahalife.

Wednesday, May 11, 2011

Neil Barrett Leather Hightop Sneaker

Neil Barrett crafts the perfect hightop with his all black design that features brass eyelets and a leather strap across the ankle.

Available at Restir.

Tuesday, May 10, 2011

Billy Reid - Garment Dyed Canvas Duffle

Using leather details sourced from Horween, one of the oldest tanneries in the U.S., and brass rivets from the mid 1960s, Billy Reid has crafted a bag that is as timeless as it's components.  Each bag is made by hand in Tennessee, then individually numbered... and worth every cent.
As shown - $ 375.00

Monday, May 9, 2011

Marc Jacobs Canvas Laceup Boots

Featuring a thin wooden sole and a look that's extremely slick these boots are perfect for both casual and more formal applications.

Available at Restir.

Friday, May 6, 2011

Bell & Ross: BR 02 Phantom Dive Watch

The BR 02 has gone phantom and is receiving the black on black treatment this year.  The 44mm case has decompression valves and is water resistant to 1,000 meters.  Chances are you'll never venture that deep, but it's a cool conversation topic, right?  Available with rubber or heavy-duty canvas straps.

As shown (black PVD) - $ 4,000.00

Available in August 2011.

Thursday, May 5, 2011

Bike tread belt

Handmade in Portland, Oregon from recycled bicycle tires, these belts can either show your dedication to cycling or simply make you feel more eco-friendly.  Either way, these belts will look great for years to come.

As shown (road tire) - $ 30.00

Available at Uncommon Goods.

Wednesday, May 4, 2011

Metal Gear Solid: Field Shirt

Military-style long sleeve shirt fashioned from cotton twill with herringbone detail, brought to you from the creators of the popular Metal Gear line of video games.  This shirt also features a detachable MGS badge on the right sleeve.

As shown (military olive) - $ 69.00

Available through their online store.

Tuesday, May 3, 2011

visvim LAUDA KIOWA-FOLK sneaker

Studded theme with distressed detailing help give this sneaker just the right amount of style without being pretentious.

As shown (black) - $ TBD

Visit Visvim for more info.

Monday, May 2, 2011

Pokitt: Ultra Slim Line Credit/Smart Card holder

This high-tech product from Pokitt is a revolutionary wallet that's less that 1/2" (12.5mm) thick. Molded from a flexible and soft polymer material, this wallet is perfect when you only need to carry the most essential of items.

As shown (hornet) - $ 24.90

Available directly from Pokitt.

Friday, April 29, 2011

Converse: Star Player EV

John Varvatos delivers again with yet another winning collaboration with Converse.

Twill construction, contrasting chevron logo, and the perfect patina make these a perfect choice for Spring.

As shown (charcoal/black) - $ 125.00

Available through Converse.

Thursday, April 28, 2011

Orvis - Ultimate Travel Jacket

Although Tyler Florence isn't involved, this jacket is truly the ultimate travel solution. Multiple pockets, 23 exterior and 5 interior to be exact, allow you the opportunity to stash every possible piece of gear you can carry. One of the best things about the item-specific pockets for MP3 players, passport, and cell phone... they're all labeled for your convenience.

As shown - $ 325.00

Available at Orvis.

Tuesday, April 26, 2011

Billykirk: Large Carryall

The impeccable craftsmanship of the Amish is evident in this waxed cotton canvas bag from Billykirk. In the spirit of their brand, the bag has a classic style with subtle details that set it apart from the standard weekend travel gear.

Measurements - 22" length, 14" height, 7" width

As shown (black/black) - $ 295.00

Available at Need Supply Co.

Monday, April 25, 2011

Military Watch Co. - GG-W-113 1960s Pattern

Based on the original specs from Vietnam era watches from Bulova, Hamilton, and Benrus, this recreation captures the essence of the original timepiece that served in some of the most extreme wartime conditions known to our troops.
As shown (multi) - $ 175.00

Available at Need Supply Co.

Thursday, April 21, 2011

Adidas SL72 sneakers

Re-released and ready for action, this model has been a star since it's birth. Originally developed for the 1972 Olympics and seen not only on the athletes but on the victory podiums as well. Also available in orange/black.

As shown (shale black grey) - $ 70.00

Available at J.Crew.

Wednesday, April 20, 2011

Christian Louboutin Spacer Flat Sneaker

Post-apocalyptic functionality with high-fashion sensibility would be the best way to describe this offering from one of the most sought after designers of our time. This shoes lies somewhere between a lightweight boot and your favorite pair of high tops. The Spacer Flat also has one of the most secure enclosure systems known to man by using laces, a zipper, and tanker boot-style straps.

As shown - $ 1,195.00

Available here.

Monday, April 18, 2011

Burberry: Flight Pant cargo pant

Pilot-inspired pants that offer more of a streamlined fit and more aesthetically pleasing storage compartments than the ubiquitous cargos that permeate shopping malls across the U.S.

As shown ( light olive) - $ 275.00

Available at Bloomingdale's.

Saturday, April 16, 2011

Aether: Transit Jacket

This cycling jacket that combines a modern aesthetic with the functional features needed by todays urban messengers. Waterproof, windproof, and lightweight... this jacket is a must have.

As shown (jet black) - $ 395.00

Available at Aether.

Thursday, April 14, 2011

Frye - James lace-up boots

Frye's take on the traditional-style work boot. Beautifully done with an attention to detail and comfort that only Frye boots can provide.

As shown (black) - $ 178.50 sale

Available at Bloomingdale's.

Wednesday, April 13, 2011

REI Paridiso Jacket

The performance-driven, yet style conscious, design of this jacket makes it ideal for the town or the trail. In addition to the style of the Paridiso jacket it boasts water resistance and windproof construction (to 26 mph). Available in additional colors such as moosewood brown and peacoat.

As shown (military green) - $ 119.00

Available at REI.

Monday, April 11, 2011

Bill Amber - Hunter Rucksack

Crafted in England from solid brass fittings, vegetable tanned leather, and suede-lined straps, this rucksack is just the right size for the man on the go.

As shown ( tumbled leather/brown) - $ 546.00

Available here.

Friday, April 8, 2011

Trussardi 1911 Camo Nylon Hoodie

A perfect lightweight jacket with just the right amount of details to set it apart from the army surplus selection, this piece is perfect for the Spring season.

Available at Restir.com.

Wednesday, April 6, 2011

Killspencer - Classic: Original Wax: Weekender 2.0

Crafted from Original Wax black filter twill, a material originally developed in 1837 for military use and made-to-order, this weekend bag is the epitome of functional style.

Dimensions - 21" x 11" x 10". Interior water resistant zip pocket 8.75" x 11". (2) exterior 6.5" x 8.5" pockets.

As shown (black) - $ 375.00

Available at Killspencer.

Friday, April 1, 2011

Triple Aught Design - Amphibious Cargo Pant

Lightweight, waterproof, and constructed of abrasion resistant 100% nylon these pants can handle anything.

As shown (Desert Tan) - $ 99.00

Available at TAD.

Thursday, March 31, 2011

Adidas Samba sneakers

First produced in 1950, this is the original indoor training shoe. Even today, it's still an icon of the casual style of dress.

As shown (black) - $ 55.00

Available at J.Crew.

Wednesday, March 30, 2011

Timberland - Earthkeepers 6-Inch Boot

This environmentally conscious product features partially recycled rubber outsoles and canvas that's crafted from organic cotton and recycled plastic bottles. Not to mention, they look tough as hell... especially after a few hundred miles.

As shown (brown & green) - $ 160.00

Available here.

Monday, March 28, 2011

Rolex Submariner 'STEALTH' MK IV

With only twenty-eight of each style being produced, don't miss out on this opportunity to own the most unique Rolex these eyes have seen.

As shown (matte black) - 9,950 GBP

Advance reservations are now being taken.

Available here.