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Looking great at Goodwood

Kit: Goodwood Festival of Speed

When attending a British motoring event that’s held on the estate owned by someone named Lord March, you can’t just fly over the Atlantic with a day pack full of casual duds and a twin blade razor. We’ve put together a comprehensive kit that takes you from airport to hotel to track and back.

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A German grand tourer requires grand style

Kit: Mercedes-Benz 280 SL “Pagoda”

You’re the guy who gets respect the subtle way. You don’t demand it; you’re not the showy type. It’s also how you choose your cars, which is why you’ll drive the 280 SL “Pagoda”. It’s elegant and beautiful without barking for attention — an under-the-radar grand tourer that looks just as good parked at the hunting club as it does at the finest restaurant in town. Our kit for this gentleman’s car will keep you stylish, comfortable and classic…just like the vehicle you’ve chosen for your stable.

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Today in Gear: December 9, 2013

Mizzen+Main Cayuga Perfect Henley The Henley is comfy, warm, stylish, stands alone or layers — things could hardly get better. Hardly, that is, until you come across what is literally the Perfect Henley. “But what’s in a name?”, you ask. “Ah, but what is in this Henley?”, we counter. Moisture-wicking, wrinkle-free fabric, loop-and-button sleeve rolling…

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Today in Gear: May 29, 2013

DSPTCH Camera Straps DSPTCH sling camera straps are made of red or grey military-spec 1- or 1.5-inch webbing; the wrist straps are braided 550 Type III paracord in a variety of colors (our favorite is the camo pattern); swap-able cord connectors are great for quick removal. Add in some new epoxy-coated 316 stainless steel hardware…

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Hard Graft Driftwood Dopp Kitt

Hard Graft’s Driftwood Dopp Kitt ($204) is just as style focused as the goods it’s meant to contain. The exterior is crafted from a combination of Italian suede and vegetable tanned leather, while the interior sports a water resistant, wipe clean lining. A double zipper opening makes packing bigger items like that mega can of…

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Happy Feet

Hard Graft iMac Slipper

The iMac’s sleek stand has one fundamental flaw. Its base lacks feet, which means the chiseled edges mar wood finishes faster than Apple can release new versions. Hard Graft, who we imagine saw the problem first hand, has a solution: the iMac Slipper ($42). Simply slide on the sheath, made of German felt and Italian…

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Felt So Good

Hard Graft XIII Macbook Air Sleeve

Hot on the heels of the new MacBook Air, Hard Graft has released a variant of the XIII Macbook Sleeve ($95). Designed to sheath your ever-so-slim piece of Apple hardware in glorious felt the 100% wool case keeps true to HG’s minimalist design with small leather accents and branding. Buy Now: $95

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25 Best iPad Cases

There are few greater ironies on this earth than buying a super sleek gadget like the iPad only to let the fear of scratching or damaging it cause us to mummify them in cases, sleeves, et al. Since we’re doubtful the trend will change or relent anytime soon though, we’ve scoured our offices, the web,…