Famed camera accessory maker Peak Design has launched a revolutionary camera bag, Word. Notebooks calls to the mountains, LAX comes to your living room and more.

On the Radar

Reveals, New Launches and Gear

Peak Design Everyday Messenger

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The latest from Kickstarter favorite (we’re fans as well) Peak Designs is a sleek messenger bag that sets out to make camera bags redundant — and succeeds, with a set of high-density-foam dividers that can be adjusted and removed entirely at will, along with a durable 22-panel construction that allows the bag to expand and contract according to how much you’re carrying (whereas stock camera bags hold empty space at all times). A patent-pending magnetic clip makes for seamless functionality when opening and closing in a rush, as does a zipper providing quick access to the main compartment, and a wide but well-organized variety of outer pockets provides a place for everything that needs one, as do straps for easy attachment of the Peak Capture clip. For plenty more detail, check out the Kickstarter page — it’s the biggest bag and photography campaign in the history of the platform.

08 Left Airport Prints

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If you got a bit more excited over the LaGuardia Airport overhaul plan than most others, 08 Left’s series of airport blueprint prints and screens is probably for you.

Buck Mason Olive Chino

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Subtle color can be clutch with pants; see Buck Mason’s chinos, which can match outrageous patterns and somber tones with equal grace.

Superfeet Insoles

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Superfeet’s latest line of orthotic insoles is built for every hunting season. Just be sure and keep it legal, alright?

Gentleman’s Brand Co. Facial Scrub

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Pre-shave and post-shave are as important as the shave itself; this scrub exfoliates and nourishes your most sensitive skin before you lift the razor.

Word. Notebooks Black and Blue Mountain Editions

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To help you dream of future adventures while you work, Word. notebooks, one of our favorite pocket notebook makers, has released two colorways evoking abstract mountain ranges.

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Reviews and Buying Guides

Advice from the Crew

The Floral Fragrance You Didn’t Know You Could Wear

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Rose colognes are back. Here are the five best rose fragrances to elevate your natural musk (in the most masculine of ways). Read the Review

5 Heritage Surf Brands, from Head to Toe

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The ’60s and ’70s are described as the golden age of surfing, when the entire California coast donned baggies and “Baja” hoodies . These are the style brands that keep the tradition alive. Read the Review

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Noteworthy Reads

Reviews and News from around the Web

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There’s a certain romance to bathing in the elements while camping, for sure. But if the creek’s looking a bit suspicious, Adventure Journal recommends this portable backcountry shower.

If our own picks weren’t enough for you, Valet has picked their top 10 favorite basic tees.

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Looking Ahead

What We’re Testing Now

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