Today in Gear: Antique photos from Archivast, Allen Edmonds’ new shoes for Club Monaco, dating through Instagram, a Sega Genesis retrospective and more.
Keep the revs high
One of the best ways to enjoy a summer weekend is a top-down road trip out of town. Pick up a fun roadster like an Alfa Romeo Spider (preferably in rosso corsa) for just these occasions.
This Week in Gear: Mercedes-Benz’s insane S-Class, Aston Martin’s new V12 roadster, retro-inspired Club Monaco Sunglasses, minimalist wallets, rocket skates, DeWalt toolboxes and much, much more.
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Today in Gear: Mercedes-Benz’s most insane S-Class Coupe, Club Monaco’s muscle-car-inspired shades, Priority Bicycle’s affordable commuter bike and more.
Whether you’re heading to the Mediterranean coast in real life or just your daydreams, this kit of casual clothes and accoutrements will keep you both cool and looking cool.
Today in gear: Chuck Taylors from the 1970s, more storage for your MacBook Air, Golf Gear at your doorstep, your new bathrobe and a bucket hat fedora from American Trench.
Heighten your inseam and your confidence
That time of year when you can finally get some sun on your pale thighs is nigh. PSA: the ’90s are over, and beach style has gone full circle. Think Wilt the Stilt on the boards and Connery on the screen. Our favorite swim trunks have higher inseams and louder colors, because the beach is no place to be modest.
Like all basic garments, the sock performs as essential function and also provides an opportunity to flash a little style. Here are five great options for a variety of occasions.
Schweddy's They'll Sweat
Fact: shorts make far more sense as workout gear than sweatpants. Those heavy cotton sheaths for your legs have a place, and that place is buried ass-deep in a poofy couch cushion, dusted lightly with Cheetos residue. But new materials, improved elastic, zipper, button and drawstring placement, deeper and more various pockets, modern cuts, and a general aesthetic that doesn’t beg the question “Dad, can you lend me some money?” are pushing some of our favorite sweatpants to the next level of style and utility. Here are our favorites.
Today in gear, we find a book making waves, a very expensive camera, a jacket for the man screaming at your favorite team and much more.
See My Vest...
It seems some folks jump straight from shirtsleeves to parkas when the autumn leaves begin to fall. No, vests are for those in-between days, the time when one extra layer over a thick sweater, a mug of hot cider and the company of a loved one is all we need to keep warm during a stroll through the park. But even when the atmosphere turns up the a/c, a vest beneath your overcoat does wonders; after all, ’tis the season to layer and layer some more. We’ve rounded up the best quilted vests — each fashionable and cozy in its own right.
36 gifts for the well-dressed gent
If you’re a stylish gent, you’re acutely aware of each seasonal shift. Spring affords chances to wear lighter, refreshed colors; summer is time for light material and sunglasses; autumn means breaking out a chunky cardigan. But it’s winter when a man can truly shine. He can layer. He can sport rich fabrics and hulking boots, overcoats and purposeful accessories. When there is such a wide, deep array of options in the winter wardrobe world, what exactly do you give the man who lives stylishly? We’re here to turn that dilemma into fruitful present curation. So brew up some nog, get out the wrapping paper (even if you’re giving to yourself) and check out our top picks in these important categories of winter style for the well dressed man.
Chevrolet Camaro Z/28 Chevy, you had us at “ZL1″, but our loyalties have waned as we pine for the Camaro Z/28, with its 500 hp, 7.0-liter V8 and enough racing bits to make lesser muscle cars cower in fear. It’ll be available in late 2013. chevrolet.com Commando Padlocks Manufactured in Michigan to military- and commercial-grade…
Tis the Season for Seersucker
Summer. Seersucker suits. Right? Well, yes and no. Seersucker suits, as great as they are, don’t lend themselves to everyday wear. A seersucker shirt though, now that’s a different thing. Work, travel, or play – a seersucker shirt is perfect for summer-long comfort and style. You can thank the soft cotton fabric which naturally aids…