Remember college? Not school. I mean the hippy chicks and weekends in the wilderness. Well, if you didn’t live it like that, let Patagonia remind you. They’ve revived a selection of their original garments and outerwear for The Legacy Collection, celebrating the brands’ first 40 years and the simplicity of those gritty, old days.
White leather, clean lines, green trim. Why Adidas ceased production on the original Stan Smith back in 2012 is anyone’s guess, but the timeless shoe is making a comeback. On September 4th, this certified classic will be available in a limited release followed by widespread production into 2014.
Next week, it’s go time for another NFL season & Nike made some fresh team jerseys for the occasion. The “Get Drenched” collection includes a tonal colorway for each of the 32 teams. These monochrome jerseys feature a streamlined fit, Flywire collar, & mesh venting. Corresponding apparel & shoe colorways are also part of the limited ‘Get Drenched’ editions.
Current sunglass styling can be broken down into roughly 2 main themes: vintage-inspired & stupid. But southern California-based Salt Optics, being naturally averse to trend chasing, produce neither type. The clean & simple designs of their RX frames and sunglasses stand out for their sharp, sophisticated styling and high-quality optics. Above are two new offerings for Fall 2013.
50 years ago, back when America had a space program, some brave dude got in the experimental rocket and orbited the earth 3 times wearing a Breitling. To celebrate the anniversary of that historic flight, Breitling has created a new version of the classic Cosmonaute chronograph featuring a distinctive 24-hour display.
In the golden age of curated, bespoke, unique, handcrafted, next-day-delivery, boutique everything, mega-retailer J.Crew realized that only the truly hopeless are still going to the mall. So, they launched “Discovered,” a small, curated collection of menswear & accessories that take the guess-work & big box retail feel out of your shopping experience.
It’s a jacket with a removable vest & that makes it a 3-in-1. Wear either piece alone or both at once depending on the weather. The vest features 60 grams of Primaloft insulation for warmth while the jacket is made of 3-layer woven Schoeller shell for waterproof comfort when the precip starts.
The Trunk Club is an online style site that works like a personal stylist; helping you build a functional, stylish wardrobe by selecting & shipping you clothes to try on & then keep if you like them. Trunk Club has now teamed up with Esquire Magazine on a limited collection of seasonal garments from brands like AG, Barbour, Vince, & Billy Reid.
Even if you have no clue that John John Florence is the greatest surfer to come along in a generation, you’ll appreciate the clever fold-up design of his signature shades from Spy Optic. This classic Wayfarer-style frame also features Spy’s Happy Lens tech. It blocks out bad UV rays, but allows healthy, long wave blue rays to reach you.
Even while out for a run, what you really want to do is stare at a screen & absorb more data, right? This Smartwatch indulges your desire. As long as your phone is somewhere on your person, it will deliver data from your favorite fitness apps right to your wrist.