May 21 - 25

A Look Back at the New Gear We Discovered This Week


May 26, 2018 Briefings By Photo by Symbol Audio

Good morning, and welcome to the latest edition of This Week in Gear — your single-shot serving of an entire week’s worth of the best new gear pulled from our weekday editions of Today in Gear. Bookmark it to peruse over a cup of coffee or before you soak up the last of your weekend freedom, then start your Monday completely up to speed. Here’s to another fantastic week.


Monday, May 21st

The All-New Gear Patrol Magazine: Issue Six Is Now Available for Order
The All-New Gear Patrol Magazine: Issue Six Is Now Available for Order

Our latest biannual magazine provides readers a luxurious, archival reading experience with fresh, exclusive stories about the world of products.

Moleskine’s New Productivity App Is a Lot Like Its Notebooks — Really Simple, Really Good
Moleskine’s New Productivity App Is a Lot Like Its Notebooks — Really Simple, Really Good

Available on the iTunes store, Actions by Moleskine is a stupidly simple, stupidly pretty productivity app.

This Old-School Wheel Is the Perfect Accessory for Vintage Sports Cars
This Old-School Wheel Is the Perfect Accessory for Vintage Sports Cars

With a design from the '70s and a myriad of size and color options available, these new wheels are perfect for your old ride.

This Beautiful All-in-One Turntable, Amp and Speaker Is a First for High-End Hi-Fi
This Beautiful All-in-One Turntable, Amp and Speaker Is a First for High-End Hi-Fi

Symbol Audio's new all-in-one system can play records and streamed music. You can also integrate it into your home's existing Sonos system.

These Are the Military-Inspired Shoes to Wear Every Day
These Are the Military-Inspired Shoes to Wear Every Day

Outdoor lifestyle brand Fronteer's latest shoe draws inspiration from the combat boots worn by soldiers and park rangers as well as vintage rock climbing footwear to make a handsome boot that can be worn every...

The New Ferrari Portofino Is Meant to Be a Daily Driver
The New Ferrari Portofino Is Meant to Be a Daily Driver

We stopped by the Ferrari Portofino's NYC debut to grab some glamour shots and see the boulevard-cruising bruiser in person.

These New Ray-Ban Aviators Are Straight out of the Archives
These New Ray-Ban Aviators Are Straight out of the Archives

Limited-edition Italian made sunglasses.


Tuesday, May 22nd

These Selvedge Denim Jeans Are the Pants of the Future
These Selvedge Denim Jeans Are the Pants of the Future

A jean made specifically to protect your information and your smart device.

This Minimalistic, Monochromatic Smartphone Will Make You More Productive
This Minimalistic, Monochromatic Smartphone Will Make You More Productive

Stop losing mindless minutes (or hours) each day scrolling through your Instagram, Twitter or Apple News feeds.

This Design-Focused Hi-Fi Speaker Can Wirelessly Charge Your iPhone
This Design-Focused Hi-Fi Speaker Can Wirelessly Charge Your iPhone

Native Union's new powered Bluetooth speaker is being sold at the MoMA Design Store.

The Affordable Chelsea Boot You’ll Want to Wear All Summer Long
The Affordable Chelsea Boot You’ll Want to Wear All Summer Long

The newest Chelsea boot from Oliver Cabell is worth a look.

These New Duffel Bags Are Made from One of the Most Innovative Materials Available
These New Duffel Bags Are Made from One of the Most Innovative Materials Available

Typically, duffels are cavernous carry-alls designed for long weekends and beyond. North St. Bags thinks that small duffels have their place too.


Wednesday, May 23rd

This New Flagship Smartphone Has Dual Front-and-Back Camera Systems
This New Flagship Smartphone Has Dual Front-and-Back Camera Systems

It also comes with squeezable sizes. And no, there's no fake notch.

The SP38 Is an Homage to the Most Legendary Ferrari of All Time
The SP38 Is an Homage to the Most Legendary Ferrari of All Time

Why is it Ferrari makes better-looking cars when it's for only one customer?

This New Pacsafe Backpack Is Perfect for Travel, Thwarts Thieves and Saves Turtles
This New Pacsafe Backpack Is Perfect for Travel, Thwarts Thieves and Saves Turtles

Today, Pacsafe released a new capsule collection backpack in honor of its 20th anniversary made from a recycled nylon fabric called Econyl. The Vibe 28 is the perfect size and shape for international travel.


Thursday, May 24th

Breitling and Mr Porter Team Up to Create This Beautiful Vintage-Style Chronograph
Breitling and Mr Porter Team Up to Create This Beautiful Vintage-Style Chronograph

A limited edition watch with a handsome panda-colored dial.

Crown Royal’s Latest Whiskey May Be the Perfect Memorial Day Pairing
Crown Royal’s Latest Whiskey May Be the Perfect Memorial Day Pairing

Crown Royal's latest draws is flavor from Texas mesquite wood, and may just be the perfect widely available to pair with whatever you're grilling on Memorial Day.

The 2019 Ford F-150 Raptor Is Set To Get Even Better Off-Road
The 2019 Ford F-150 Raptor Is Set To Get Even Better Off-Road

Ford's street-legal, daily-driveable Baja racer is set to get more upgrades to increase its off-road capabilities further still.

This May Be the Best Beach, Camp and Tailgate Grill Ever
This May Be the Best Beach, Camp and Tailgate Grill Ever

Snow Peak's newer, slimmer version of the Iron Grill Table is the ideal size and weight to tow on car camping trips, to the beach or extended stays in the woods.


Friday, May 25th

The Material on These Jeans Is Perfect for Summer Heat
The Material on These Jeans Is Perfect for Summer Heat

Cut from a lightweight cotton-linen blend.

This New Drink Is like Beer-Flavored Gatorade. And We Can’t Wait to Try It.
This New Drink Is like Beer-Flavored Gatorade. And We Can’t Wait to Try It.

The newest beer from Sufferfest is sure to please athletes everywhere.

This Skiwear Brand Just Made the Perfect Travel Apparel for Summer
This Skiwear Brand Just Made the Perfect Travel Apparel for Summer

Featuring breathable and quick-drying materials.

Mophie’s Wireless Charging Kit Is Perfect for Travelers
Mophie’s Wireless Charging Kit Is Perfect for Travelers

It's a dopp kit for your electronics. And it only costs $50.