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Today in Gear: October 21, 2014

Today in Gear: A travel coffee kit, green boots, Bill Parcells’ memoir, Spotify Family and more.

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Today in Gear: August 21, 2014

Today in Gear: A new release from Red Wing’s Heritage Collection, the HTC One is now available with Windows Mobile, Cambridge Audio’s new line of updated wireless speakers and more.

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Today in Gear: December 12, 2013

Recon Instruments Snow2 HUD Used to be you tied some flat sticks to your feet and slid down a mountain, desperately avoiding trees. These days, kids — with their gadgets and gizmos and rap music — get all the thrill of skiing and then some. Snow2 is a small HUD unit that fits inside the…

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Today in Gear: November 12, 2013

Dr. J: The Autobiography Julius “Dr. J” Erving is, without doubt, one of the most influential ball players to ever touch a court. He spent his career dazzling spectators and players alike with groundbreaking dunk moves and won multiple championships, MVP awards and scoring titles in the ABA and the NBA. That’s Dr. J the…

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Today in Gear: September 26, 2013

Dock Tray What’s the quote? “Cleverness is next to Godliness”? Well, then set yourself down and worship this sleek tray, made in Germany from natural or dark oak. It’s shaped perfectly for iPad duty but can play well with iPhones too; there’s cable storage within and the outer channel functions as a stand for your…

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Breakdown: Red Wing Heritage 875 and 877 Boots

Red Wing’s heritage department has just relaunched the company’s classic 875 and 877 boots with the same Oro Legacy leather as the 1952 originals, bringing character and patina back to the line. Whether you choose the 875 or 877, you’ll get the same Minnesota-made quality that Red Wing has always been known for — and a boot that will last you through countless adventures. We break down the patriotic stompers.

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Red Wing Handsewn Collection

Red Wing is a classic American brand, and we’ve always been fans of their footwear. Today, the company has launched a new collection, hand sewn in Lewiston, Maine. Other fans of the brand are bound to enjoy the video above released to explain the collection, but even if fashion isn’t your thing, it’s still interesting…

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Style Pick: Red Wing Heritage 4563 Boot

The Red Wing Heritage 4563 reminds us why the Minnesota staple is one of our perennial favorites. Beginning with the pedigree 8-inch workboot, the 4563 also combines the benefits of a round-toe design (fewer seams, more expanses of leather) from the oxford silhouette. The result is a dressier iron grinder. Exclusively at Nordstrom. $300 (select…

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Shopped: 12 Picks from the Pop Up Flea

Below you’ll find a dozen-ish picks from the Pop Up Flea. Given our druthers we would have snagged the whole lot, but alas we left with only a few… at least for today. If you’re in New York, be sure to make it down to 159 Bleecker street — wallet in tow — because there…

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These Boots Were Made For Workin'

Last-Made, Made to Last: A Visit to the Red Wing Shoe Company

A couple of hundred miles south of its source in Northern Minnesota, the Mississippi River, after passing through Minneapolis and St. Paul, flows past an achingly charming town called Red Wing. Nestled below towering limestone bluffs patrolled by bald eagles, Red Wing sits like an oversized model railroad set. Its downtown Main Street is lined…