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Style Pick: Onia Marko Trunk

Fact: it’s always a pain to find a decent pair of trunks in the cold weather season, despite the fact that the beach is one of the places you’ve probably got on your list of desired destinations. Developed with a broader wearer (read: like us), the Onia Marko Trunk sticks to a more comfortable overall…

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Style Pick: Seventy Eight Percent Bags

Here’s a secret — you don’t need a technical bag to carry technical things. Upstart brand Seventy Eight Percent clearly understands this, offering a wide range of great looking accessories for the modern day commuter. We had the opportunity to go hands on with a variety of their classically-styled bags, as well as their Agnetha…

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Style Pick: Native Jimmy Boots

Bean Boots will always be a classic, but if you’re itching to let your current pair tap out once in a while, these Jimmy Boots by Native offer similar levels of foul weather protection in a more technical — and colorful form. Features of note include complete water protection, a micro fleece lining, and odor/antimicrobial…

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Style Pick: Original Penguin Noodler Scarf

The dapper folks at Por Homme brought this winter accessory to our attention earlier this week. The 55% Cotton / 45% Acrylic blend scarf features a rich-looking jacquard pattern that belies the item’s reasonable $50 price tag. While the navy and white “peacoat” edition is the most appealing color combination in our book, caviar and…

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Style Pick: Boylston Trading Co. x Lexdray

Technical bag maker Lexdray teamed up with the Boylston Trading Co. to create exclusive editions for the Tahoe Duffle, Stockholm Brief and Boulder Pack. The bold royal blue color way is complimented by Boylston’s recognizable frog logo on a red woven label. The red coloration continues inside thanks to a custom red tiger camp print…

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Style Pick: Canada Goose HyBridge Hoody

At the heart of the HyBridge Hoody, Canada Goose has strategically placed white duck down “shields” to keep your body warm where it counts. By using targeted insulation the HyBridge Hoody maintains maximum body flexibility. In the real world that means less bulk and easy wearability even when the temperatures drop. And of course, Canada…

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Style Pick: Autodromo Driving Watches

Autodromo is a new watch brand that aims to capture the waning spirit of motoring. Its first three offerings dubbed the Veloce, Vallelunga (shown above), and the Brescia, all feature Swiss Made Ronda 4003.B quartz movements, big date calendar complications, and KI glass crystal with a sapphire coating. Their perforated leather straps and uncluttered modernist…

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Style Pick: Alice Made This Cufflinks

Alice Made This cufflinks are inspired by a love for raw material aesthetic. Their industrial shapes are purposely made to mirror the precision metal turning process that creates them, which is predominantly used for high tolerance parts in engineering prone fields such as aerospace. Available in stainless steel, brass, and copper. ~$135 | alicemadethis.com

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Style Pick: Alfredo Gonzales Sock Box

You wouldn’t catch us complaining about socks for christmas if this unique box set was left under the tree. Packed with all five pairs of the boutique sock brand’s eye-catching patterns, they’re all guaranteed to add some pimp to your step. $54 | alfredogonzales.com

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Style Pick: Eddie Bauer x Pendleton 1920 Collection Work Shirt

Named for the year Eddie Bauer first opened his store, this work shirt is made entirely from 100% Oregon-made Pendleton wool in archival patterns. Details include horn buttons. $130 | eddiebauer.com

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Style Pick: Epaulet Rivet Chinos

Epaulet’s new Rivet Chinos are made from soft 8oz canvas woven in the U.S.A. that captures the durability of the classic material, without the weight and coarse feel that usually comes with traditional work pants. Cut for an excellent slim-straight fit (not skinny), they’ll wear well right off the rack and look good in any…

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Style Pick: Alpha Industries Slim Fit N-3B Parka

Staying warm doesn’t always have to add 50 pounds to your figure. The Slim Fit N-3B Parka by classic military supplier Alpha Industries features a 100% nylon shell, polyfill, and synthetic fur to keep you warm without blowing your gifting budget. Sold in a variety of color options, we recommend the modern look of replica…

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Style Pick: D.S. Dundee Blue Island Tweed Jacket

The D.S. Dundee blue island tweed jacket is an inspired alternative to the standard navy or earth tone tweed blazers you’re sure to see bobbing around this year’s stretch of holiday shindigs. Made from 100% wool, the fit is highly tailored and should match your proper jacket size right off the rack. Other notable details…

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Style Pick: Matte Black Tie Bar

You love the color on cars, knives, and gadgets — so why not give a matte black tie bar a shot in your wardrobe? For a mere $15, this accessory spotted by our friends at Valet is equal parts Gekko and commando, allowing your need for control to fly right under the stuffy dresser radar….

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Style Pick: Norse Projects Iver Gloves

Norse Projects teamed up with Swedish glove specialist Hestra to create a unique, double-layered design, which makes each pair essentially two gloves in one. The outside is crafted from soft deerskin in classic tan brown (shown above), yellow or black colorways, while the removable inner soft wool glove provides additional comfort and insulation. $87 |…

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Style Pick: Outlier Six Foot Scarf

Stay warm and look sharp when the weather turns ugly with six feet of 18.8 Micron New Zealand Merino Wool wrapped around your neck. Made in NYC, this versatile material is odor resistant and wicks moisture away — which is a boon for those of you who don’t do laundry as often as you should….

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Style Pick: Danner Boot Laces

Add versatility to your trusted winter footwear by mixing in new laces from Danner. While we’re sure the brand would prefer you to match them with only their 16-18 eyelet boots, our guess is they’ll look perfect on other brand’s wares too. $5 | Danner.com

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Style Pick: Barbour x To Ki To Shoreman Jacket

New for AW11, the Shoreman Jacket is made from 6oz Sylkoil wax and is inspired by the original long Shoreman jacket traditionally used for duck or wildfowl shooting. The jacket is an updated larger silhouette with a draw cord waist and has sophisticated details such as small signature stud attachments, an integral detachable hood and…

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Style Pick: Aubin & Wills Milby Belt

Handmade leather belt crafted using century-old traditions and craftsmanship by The Regents Belt Company, a fine leather goods manufacturer based in the heart of England’s leather industry. And yes — that is a blue buckle. $109 | Aubinandwills.com

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Style Pick: Imogene + Willie Earl Bright Check Shirt

This 2-ply, loose-weave Japanese cotton shirt from Nashville, TN brand Imogene + Willie features a bright check pattern out on the outside, with a solid light blue interior. It’s also built to last, with triple needle construction, in homage to co-founder Matt’s great uncle who worked as a bulldozer operator by day and a hobbyist…

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Style Pick: Cole Haan Air Colton Chukka

Layered piece, rubber injected sole, and secondary laces add pops of color. Concealed Nike Air Technology. Leather lined. Leather stacked heel and sole with rubber injected forepart. $228 | colehaan.com More photos after the jump.

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Style Pick: Blue Claw Co. Worton Weekender

Blue Claw Co. is an upstart bag company out of Maryland that was born out of an inspiring trip to Argentina. Their current line is made entirely in the USA and provide an upscale look without breaking the bank. Leather and ballistic nylon are two of our favorite bag materials, and the Worton Weekender contains…

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Style Pick: Sperry Cloud Logo Shipyard Rigger Boot

Sperry’s Cloud Logo brand puts a trendier spin on American originals. The shipyard rigger boot features genuine handsewn construction, a removable, full length molded footbed, and Sperry’s own Wave Comfort System for added cushioning and air circulation. $140 | Sperry Top-Sider

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Style Pick: Balibaris Limited Edition Stone-Washed Chambray Shirt

European upstart brand Balibaris offers their take on the fall classic by adding a tailored cut and a slimmer-fit. Made from premium chambray cotton, the addition of a slight sheen makes this shirt slightly more formal, which in this case, is a good thing. $125 | Balibaris

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Style Pick: Scotch & Soda Hooded Pull

Knit pick. So soft, you will want to wear this lambswoolen hooded pull with a contrasting stripe at the cuff all day, every day. $157 | Scotch & Soda

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Style Pick: London Undercover Lifesaver Umbrella

The Lifesaver Range is inspired by the colors of the Royal Navy Lifeboat Institutions. Hand made in London, each features a traditional English umbrella frame with a beech wood shaft and Malacca wood handle. Details like a contrasted elastic button fastener, gunmetal tip cup and spokes, and color ways that include dark navy, bright orange,…

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Style Pick: Steven Alan Seaside Slicker

Endure the changing of the seasons with class in this all weather jacket from Steve Alan. Featuring an exterior woolen shell, detachable hood and a drawstring waist, it’s a worthy alternative to the mob of Barbours that are boud to hit the streets in the coming weeks. Shown in a olive/brown glen check. $350 |…

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Style Pick: OWL Eyewear

OWL is a brand new European eyewear company that released their inaugural line of specs earlier this month. Their first three frame styles dubbed, EINS, ZWEI and DREI, are available in midnight, rosewood, and nude colors. Distinguished by thinner plastic frames and precise contours, they represent an excellent middle ground for those in search of…

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Style Pick: Junya Watanabe MAN x Duvetica Padded Gilet

Comme des Garcons designer Junya Watanabe has collaborated with Italian outerwear manufacturers Duvetica to create the Jekyll and Hyde of vests for the upcoming winter season. This fully reversible goose-down padded Gilet features corduroy and tweed panelling as well as the a plaid cotton inner, combining bold styling with all the warmth and protection from…

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Style Pick: Vince Nylon Puffer Peacoat

A sporty and modern twist on a classic men’s jacket. Made from 100% nylon and featuring slanted side pockets and oversized nautical buttons, it’ll fit in at the game or out on the town. $395 | Vince.com