By Nick Caruso
on 4.26.13
Doppelganger-Turn-Signal-Gloves-gear-patrol-tig Doppelganger Turn Signal Gloves
Two things tempt cyclists the world over: (1) back-handing car drivers and (2) flashing car drivers. With the click of a button, the flashers on the back of these cycling gloves blink to indicate a turn or can flash continuously to simply alert other road-goers to the presence of a bike. Smart? Smart. $42 ()
Herman-Miller-Wireframe-Couch-by-Industrial-City-gear-patrol Herman Miller Wireframe Couch by Industrial City
Moving is a b$@%#. Every time. Especially when a couch is involved. The folks at Industrial City know this, so their collaboration with Herman Miller produced furniture that’ll move with ease. Cushions remove from the basket frame for easy moving through doorways. industrialfacility.co.uk ()
Jack-Spade-Summit-Leather-Collection-gear-patrol Jack Spade Summit Leather Collection
Waterproof waxed leather ready to boast a worn-in patina: who could ask for more? Jack Spade’s new Summit Series bags deliver just what we want with supply brief, document brief, Eaton duffel and envelope portfolio, each lined in natty, blue-and-white-striped cloth. jackspade.com
Everly-Drink-Mixes-gear-patrol Everly Drink Mixes
Drink mix packets from Everly contain all natural, zero-calorie ingredients for tasty hydration on the go. Each packet is hole-punched for creative carrying, and the Kickstarter campaign has already raised twice as much as it asked with weeks left until the deadline. Claim yours now, because they’re on the way. $18+
Shipley-Halmos-Artist-Dealer-Tie-gear-patrol Shipley & Halmos Artist’s Dealer’s Tie
Straightforward and skinny (at 2.5 inches), this neckwear is for a man who isn’t afraid to add a little preppy levity to his wardrobe. $98 ()
David-Yurman-Timepiece-classic-black-gear-patrol David Yurman Timepiece: Classic Black
Johnny Cash, eat your heart out (too soon?) — black on black is the new black, as far as wristwear is concerned. Sure, this new series of watches from David Yurman is monochromatic and stealthy, but you’ll be sure to stand out should you sport one. Is the phrase “time of night” coined yet? davidyurman.com
bcx-furies-gear-patrol Base Camp X The Furies Throwing Knives
Talk about dangerous toys. Nonetheless, we recommend this set of three hand-forged throwers along with its heavy canvas and oiled leather wrap, especially for you Jeremiah Johnson types. Throw safely, y’all. $415