Baxter of California

Today in Gear: November 29, 2013

Soma For Charity Limited Edition Filter Now that you and yours have emptied every last jug of wine and case of beer within three counties of your house (how else could you enjoy the Thanksgiving Day game and tolerate Aunt Tabitha?), it’s time to shift focus to hydration and giving; after all, ’tis the season....

Today in Gear: October 29, 2013

UnionMade x Baxter Of California Bar Soap The skincare/haircare/always care guys at Baxter have teamed up with expert men’s apparel curator UnionMade to create these rather masculine bars of soap. There’s no need to cut into this bar with a pocketknife in the Irish countryside to unleash mandarin lime, black pepper and amber scents mixed...

Today in Gear: October 11, 2013

The Music Of Grand Theft Auto V You’ve been immersed in the magical world of GTA V for weeks now, a blissful release after the months and months of anticipation. You’ve explored, flown, exploded, bought, painted, golfed, hang-glided, danced, and cartwheeled. But when you have to pry yourself away from the screen and go to...

Today in Gear: September 30, 2013

Convoy Goods Convoy Goods saddle stitches all of their leather goods by hand, creating hardier, handsomer EDC. Check out unique items like the proximity card sleeve and custom-made minimalist stud bracelets and pick up a wallet or card holder. You probably need a new one, and it might as well look great. convoygoods.com BMW i...

Essentials for the overnight

Kit: Sleeping Over

Your best side has shined brightly -- maybe brighter than you ever thought possible. You've been entertaining and engaging, listened patiently and laughed persuasively, doted and dated your way to the final exam: sleeping over. Clearly, you've done something right, but the light at the end of the tunnel still beckons. Though confidence has gotten you this far, now you'll be playing on her turf, and that requires backup. Bring these items and prepare for the best.

Today in Gear: September 18, 2013

SwingByte 2 Wanna get all Moneyball on your golf game? SwingByte, the little dongle that attaches to your club to measure golf data on both iOS and Android, just upgraded to a new version that’s easier to attach. A 360-degree visual representation of each swing, including angles, speeds, acceleration, etc., is available for review from...

Today in Gear: August 15, 2013

Tanner Goods Canine Bowl Hey, buddy. We’ve been meaning to talk to you about your sense of style. Not to come down on you, but it’s a little outdated and juvenile. You think think about upgrading a little, okay? Yeah, that’s a good boy. Goooood boy. Here’s a treat. And here’s something to get you...

Today in Gear: August 1, 2013

Cyrus Noble Bourbon One jug of this Kentucky-distilled, San Francisco-bottled 90-proof bourbon can be had for less as you might pay for a night at the movies, yet returns worlds more entertainment. It’s been around since the gold rush days, and who wouldn’t want to tipple a glass of affordable Americana born of the days...

Today in Gear: July 23, 2013

Dyson Hard Ostensibly aimed at the wealthy set looking to ditch those tacky, white trash Swiffers for good, the Dyson Hard is a floor cleaning device that answers the question, “how can I pay way more for this?” Using the famous Dyson Digital Motor and the company’s cyclone suction tech, this dubiously named creation both...

Grooming Fodder For L.A.'s Renaissance

Baxter Finley Barber & Shop

Men’s grooming brand, Baxter of California, has made thigns personal: they’re taking products beyond the shelves and into barbers at the newly opened Baxter Finley, Barber & Shop. Located in Log Angeles’ West Hollywood and helmed by Jason Simao (lead barber and manger), the menu at Baxter Finley will be simple: basic cuts and shaves,...

Baxter of California Skin Care Set

Cleanse, tone & hydrate your skin on a daily basis with a trio of products designed to balance & control excess oil production, without drying facial skin. Cleanse – 10 oz. face wash Tone – 10 oz. herbal mint toner Hydrate – 4 oz. oil free moisturizer. Cost: $40 @ Shop Intuition