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What's New, Now

Today in Gear: May 18, 2015

A new camera from Fujifilm, Best Made Co. unveils a USA-made longbow, Monocle delivers a new "Travel Guide" series, French designer Philippe Starck envisions a new luggage collection and more.

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City of Heroes

72 Hours in Leipzig

Nicknamed "Hypezig", Leipzig is Germany's best open secret, with a thriving arts scene reminiscent of early '90s Berlin. Sitting less than an hour from the capital city by train, Leipzig might also just be Europe's most accessible up-and-comer.

Sony's Iconic MDR-V6 Headphones

Headphones that Span a Generation

Some nights after dinner, my dad would take me to his office, sit me on the floor, and put a record on. Finally, he’d place a pair of Sony MDR-V6 headphones on my head.

A Thorough Guide to Listening the Right Way

How to Upgrade Your Music Library

Even the best speakers and amps are only as good as the source material you play through them. Garbage in, garbage out. The solution? Get more out of the tunes you love by upgrading your music library.

What's New, Now

Today in Gear: May 13, 2015

A self-inflating stand-up paddle board, Sperry Top-Sider's new rugged boat shoe , a calf suede bomber jacket by Beckett Simonon and more.

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The Buck Stops Here

How to Say No Politely

Patricia Fitzpatrick, founder of the Etiquette School of New York, gives a crash course in the polite no. (It's more than just saying "sorry" afterwards.)

Ticking off the week's news in watches

This Week in Watches: May 12, 2015

A new G-Shock colorway, IWC's foray into connected timekeeping, some Aussie leather and Bremont sponsors an American sailing team.