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A survey of the best sweaters to match the changing leaves.
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10 Great Rye Whiskeys
A bold shot of fall spice.
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5 Best Driving Sunglasses
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Today in Gear: November 4, 2013

Land Rover Range Rover Autobiography Black It’s been 20 years since Land Rover’s offered a long wheelbase Range Rover, and with 6 inches more legroom than standard and a 17° (rather than the regular 8°) rear seat recline angle — they’re available as a bench or buckets — this is a solid comeback. Chauffeur lifestyle…

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Setting Sail: A Journey to the Channel Islands

When I first received the invite for a Wilderness Collective trip I had many reactions, which were, in no particular order: “I haven’t camped since I was six” and “I hope the people don’t suck” and “it’ll be nice to go on a pleasant, Instagram-worthy tour off the coast aboard a yacht in order to roast marshmallows on an island”. Our destination would be the Channel Islands archipelago, eight land masses situated over 30 miles seaward from the shores of California’s coast. The multi-faceted trip would not, in fact, be about yachts and butler service. I didn’t know that yet.

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Today in Gear: April 16, 2013

Capresso Coffee Carte Carafe Maker Capresso’s caffeine machine whips up a fresh cup of mild to double-strength mud (or tea) in less than 60 seconds (far faster than your sluggish morning pace requires). And if one cup isn’t enough, there’s also a carafe setting for getting through the days that require a bit more “help”….