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Today in Gear: Bespoke Post, a Blacked-Out Leatherman, Camo Headphones and More
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New & Noteworthy Releases
The search for quality, unique products that match your taste and personality doesn’t have to absorb your weekends. Bespoke Post is well versed in unique gear, and they’ll do all the heavy lifting to send you a box of cool, interesting products every month. And, yes, their product and brand suggestions are great — we know from experience — but they make it an even better, more customizable experience by letting you enhance your box with equally cool products from their online shop. For example, let’s say you select that you like EDC gear on your profile, they’ll send you a box with a stainless steel money clip, flashlight, and durable pocket knife–you can then add a wallet, watch or anything else to the box and it all ships for free. Most importantly, if you don’t like something they’ve sent, you can swap it for another box, skip that month’s box, or mail it back for a full refund.
Loyal fans wanted a sleeker version of the Signal, one of Leatherman’s best-selling multi-tools. And Leatherman delivered. New to the Leatherman line-up is the all-black Signal, loaded with 19 tools: pliers, hammer, ferro rod, diamond-coated knife sharpener, and more. — Michael Finn
Topo Athletic Magnifly 2 Running Shoe
All activities are subject to trends and running is by no means immune. Two of the sport’s most popular movements — low-drop and maximalism — are mashed together in Topo Athletic’s latest road running shoe. The Magnifly 2 features the wide toe box that has become Topo’s hallmark as well as a zero-drop stack height for more natural running, but it also comes with 25mm of cushioning for runners that want to nullify some of the impact. — Tanner Bowden
Master & Dynamic “The Greene Street Collection”
Special for the holidays, Master & Dynamic’s The Greene Street Collection features some the company’s over-ear and on-ear headphones in new camo, black and olive colorways. Personally, I like the MW60 wireless over-ear ($549) headphones in camo. Others in the collection include the MW50 wireless on-ear($449) and the MH40 over-ear ($399) headphones.— Tucker Bowe
Retro Patents Music Prints
Retro Patents had previously featured posters of iconic gadgets, like the first iPod, Gameboy and DSLR camera, but have now expanded its selection with “Music Prints.” You can get patents of the first headphones, record player, boombox, and more. — Tucker Bowe
Buck Mason Five Gauge Fisherman Rib Sweater
California-based Buck Mason offers a range of classic sweaters for the cooler weather. A standout is the Fisherman Rib Sweater, a 100 percent wool piece with a traditional design. Unlike many fisherman-style sweaters, this has a lighter gauge which makes it a great layering piece for the winter months. The sweater is made overseas, but it still has the quality and price-point associated with the brand. — John Zientek
Now in Stock at the Gear Patrol Store
Based on a 2013 limited edition made for the French anti-gang brigades, the Harrier 386 uses a Japanese engineered quartz mechanism with small seconds and date window. The dial and skeleton hands are coated with a non?radioactive luminous compound from Japan.
Made in dyed aeronautical aluminum with water?resistance to 5 bar, the case is fitted with a custom glass from Japan that boasts more than 680 Vickers in hardness, which is more than double the hardness of standard glass.
Fisher + Baker Everyday Cashmere Long Sleeve Crew
Minneapolis based designers Fisher + Baker, make clothing for men that are timeless in style and just as comfortable in the office as it is paddling a wooden canoe. Because if you are going to take on the challenge of each day, you have to be prepared for whatever it holds.
Nature’s finest fiber has just been updated. Nothing feels like cashmere, and now with the addition of drirelease®, nothing performs like it. Clean, modern lines create a look that fits perfectly and layers well. And at a weight that translates to year-round use with wear-everywhere versatility. We didn’t skimp on the details either. From cuff to hem, it’s a cut above
Big Deal: Save $300 on Dyson’s Year-Round Humidifier
Most humidifier’s are one-season splurges that sit in storage most of the year. Dyson’s AM10 humidifier, however, doubles as a fan for four-season use. Though it normally costs $500 online, you can score a refurbished model on eBay for just $200 (60% off) with the code PSHOPEARLY.
Save $120 on Yeti’s Hopper 20
If you’ve ever considered picking up one of Yeti’s nuke-proof soft-side Hopper coolers, now’s the time to buy. Today on eBay, you can pick up the Hopper 20 for $120 off. Even though Yeti released a newer version called the Hopper Two, the original Hopper 20 is still a fan favorite and worth pulling out your credit card for — especially at this price.
GoRuck’s Rugged Mil-Spec Backpacks Are On Sale for a Very Limited Time
When it comes to mil-spec backpacks, one brand stands out above the rest: GoRuck. The Jacksonville, Florida–based brand has a deep background with the military and even has a few contracts to produce bags for the Special Forces. As you’d expect, its products rarely ever go on sale. But right now, at Huckberry, you can pick up GoRuck’s legendary GR1 backpacks in two colorways and two sizes for $45 off. Hooah!
Raines Weekend Bag
Save 25%: This water-resistant weekender is perfect for any short getaway. It has a matte finish, waterproof aqua guard coil zippers and a large main compartment to store necessities for a few days on the road. It has a minimal design that will look good wherever you’re at, and at $74, it doesn’t break the bank. — John Zientek
Gerber Paraframe Mini Pocketknife
Save 39%: A reliable pocketknife doesn’t have to be expensive. Gerber’s Paraframe Mini may be small (the blade is 2.22 inches) but pulls its own weight (1.4 ounces) as an everyday pocket companion. The knife is made with high carbon stainless steel and features a locking clip-point blade with a fine edge. — Tanner Bowden
Dealer Incentives For the Jaguar F-Type
Save up to $30,000: According to Cars Direct, Jaguar is now offering cash incentives for 2017 year/model F-Types. The deal only applies to cash buyers and buyers with outside financing, but includes up to $30,000 incentives for the SVR, $20,000 for the R and $10,000 for the V6. — Bryan Campbell
Amazon Music Unlimited
$1 FOR FIRST 3 MONTHS:
It’s a great time to subscribe to Amazon Music Unlimited, Amazon’s streaming competitor to Apple Music and Spotify. If you sign up between now and December 23, you get the first three months of streaming for just $1. Normally it’s $1 for the the first month. After that you play the normal rate: $8/month for Amazon Prime members and $10/month for non-Prime members. It’s a solid deal, and it’s worth mentioning that, at the time of writing this, Amazon Music Unlimited is the only streaming service that works with Alexa-voice commands on the Sonos One. — Tucker Bowe
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