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Today’s Gear

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Chaco Bears Ears Limited-Edition Sandal

A war is being fought over America’s public lands. The main battleground is Bears Ears National Monument, a sprawling, canyon-ridden desert wilderness in southeastern Utah. Chaco’s latest mortar shell into enemy territory, so to speak, is this limited-edition sandal, the proceeds of which will go straight to two organizations vital to Bears Ears’ survival: Friends of Cedar Mesa and Utah Diné Bikéyah.

Barebones Pathfinder 16-Can Cooler

The Barebones Pathfinder 16-Can Cooler is a stylish outdoor companion. The cooler keeps up to sixteen 12-ounce cans or a six-pack of bottles cool for up to 24 hours. Its utility is matched with a thoughtful aesthetic, so it looks just as great at the tailgate as on the subway. – Dan Whalen, Editorial Intern

Wax & Jackson Olive Tote for Vinyls

This British canvas, leather-detailed, brass-buttoned tote bag is intended for lugging around vinyl records and hi-fi headphones, buy hey — no sense in limiting a great-looking bag to just one job. Toss in whatever you like.

Day Drinking: 50 Cocktails for a Mellow Buzz

Americans are finally catching on to what Italians have long known — that sipping low-alcohol cocktails, like aperitifs with soda, are the best way to imbibe on summer days. Kat Odell’s Day Drinking is filled with low-lift formulas that enable a sustained, mellow buzz, from (late) morning to night. – Emily Singer, Staff Writer

Thousand Helmets Epoch Collection

Three new retro-inspired helmets, from a young company that’s already garnished widespread praise for its fantastic-looking, casually styled commuter helmets. They also feature copper hardware, vegan leather straps and Thousand Helmets’ claim to fame: an integrated locking system that pops out of the logo on the side.

Common Projects x MOSCOT Type One Sunglasses

In 2009, MOSCOT, a 102-year-old eyewear institution, teamed up with fashion house Common Projects to produce a bold sunglass frame called Type One. The frame is now reborn; only 500 pieces will be made.

Twelve South Fermata Headphone Charging Stand

From the Gear Patrol Store: Meet Fermata, an elegant aluminum stand that not only holds and showcases your premium headphones but charges your devices as well. Set your headphones atop the stand’s buttery soft leather saddle and connect the integrated charging cable to power up your headphones for your next workday or business trip. The functionality continues with an additional USB port in the base to charge your iPhone or iPad. Now you can have all of your recharging needs housed in one beautiful stand.

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