Maybe you like to run in those knee-high compression socks like the real athletes but when it comes to hiking, there’s nothing better than real wool socks. These fine specimens are made in Italy using only natural Italian wool yarns which offer unsurpassed wicking and breathability for all day comfort on the trail.
Jason Markk makes sneaker products like cleaners & brushes to keep your kicks looking fresh. He teamed up with London’s foremost sneaker shop Footpatrol to create this limited-edition FP X JM branded cleaning kit. It includes a 4oz. bottle of cleaner & walnut handle brush that feature custom artwork & packaging.
Stance makes silly socks for surfers and skateboarders. They’re also not blind to the powers of irony, so to build upon their standard styles: pot leaf, skull, rasta stripes, etc, they’ve turned to real sports. Their latest collection is an officially licensed NBA series. Featuring team colors & logos, plus photographs of legendary players like Bird, Erving, & Olajuwon you can now be literally head-to-toe in team gear.
Titanium is cool. The functional minimalism of Bauhaus-style design is cool. A compact way to carry your many keys is also cool. That makes this titanium carabiner keychain from L.A.-based Más Design, roughly three times cooler than yours.
Regardless of how you blow the button off the front of your shirt, your intention to fix said blowout is rarely, if ever, realized. But unlike the needle & thread you’re never going to use, Tic provides a permanent, automatic fix to your busted buttons that requires no sewing and will help resurrect those shirts you’ve been meaning to mend.
Made from stainless steel and featuring all types of etched designs, Gestalt belt buckles add an element of style and artistic flair to your upper groinal zone while keeping your pants in their proper place.
These silk, rock-n-roll graphic neckties are sure to catch the attention of your co-workers, but you have to agree that wearing one of these is a much better way to catch a few style points than say, growing out your rat-tail again.
Fonderie 47’s goal is to help reduce violence in Africa by turning guns into something better. With accents of recycled, blackened steel forged from the destruction of firearms, these 18K white gold cufflinks and bracelet from the Crucible Collection are crafted with purpose. Each purchase destroys 15-20 assault rifles in Africa.
Waxed canvas is really weatherproof until the wax wears off. Same with leather gloves or your rain-soaked Brooks saddle. Portland-based Otter Wax makes a kit that will treat all your old-fashioned outdoor gear. This kit includes water-repellent fabric wax, canvas cleaner, saddle soap and leather treatments to handle it all.
There was an episode of the Brady Bunch where the whole family got locked in an empty jail cell. They tied all their shoestrings and belts together, fashioning a lasso to snag the key hanging outside. If Mike had this survival belt on, hand-tied from over 100-feet of 550 Parachute cord, he could’ve snagged the key without insisting that Alice remove her pantyhose. Even though that was the best part.