Torino-based Chotovelli really know what time it is. Their understated, functional designs are classic, but also fresh. The 3900 series features a big, bold face and premium materials like a stainless steel case, crystal glass and a leather band. It’s got a chronograph & V54 quartz motion guaranteed to keep you on schedule and looking good on your way.
Everyone in the shoe biz makes a Vans slip-on knockoff. But, you’ve gotta hand it to clothing designer, James Perse, a man with a knack for making the “casual” category cool. This collab shoe with SeaVees has a linen canvas upper, a suede heelpatch & definitely won’t be mistaken for a skateboard shoe. 130-dollar slip-ons are for adults…not skaters.
The 1965 2nd title fight between Muhammad Ali and Sonny Liston has always been wrought with controversy. Did the 1st round knockout punch connect? Did Liston bet against himself taking a dive to repay the mafia? Or did he fear Ali’s Islam extremist support group? Whatever the reason…Liston hit the canvas & one of the most iconic photographs in sports history was born. Today, another theory is uncovered – wear it and wonder.
Inspired by the 1977 Nike Wimbledon, this updated shoe is classic on the outside, tech on the inside. The Nike Air Rally is a clean, low-profile tennis shoe – packed with the Air Royal midsole for comfort. Low key adult styling, but built for play. The Air Rally comes in a number of colorways and treatments. This variation features a perforated swoosh, metal eyelets & contrast leather heel guard.
Fresh kicks – essential as the air we breathe. These striped jams come from hipster-approved upstart brand StampD’ LA. Built off the mandatory low-pro vulc sole with a full suede upper - in navy stripe - detailed with a leather heel accent…they’re cool like a summer breeze.
It would be easy to throw a few “Spicoli quotes” your way – but, I wouldn’t want to be that guy. Just conjure up a vision of Sean Penn circa 1982. Got him in your brain? Now, get the glasses.
Raise your hand if you hate big oil company profiteers who kill the creatures in our oceans. Okay, now raise your hand if you think this shirt is kinda funny in a sick way. Good, now go order one. Hopefully BP will go bankrupt cleaning-up this mess and then disappear. In the meantime, designer Ross Robinson should be applauded for his simple, yet poignant juxtaposition of two iconic symbols that tell the whole story without a single word. Oil equals death. Have a nice day.
Nixon’s Chronicle timepiece sports a new (and unexpected) face – wood veneer. The combination of stainless steel, light wood-grain & black leather band make this wrist-candy a thing worth dreaming of. Stop dreaming…grab one today.
Your life may not include running Hanalei Bay Beach in Kauai, but at least your feet will enjoy the experience. OluKai’s Kia’i Trainers include quick-drying air mesh, anti-microbial Dri-Lex lining, easy-off lace toggle & a durable, suede and sheet rubber toecap and heel-stay. A little toe-comfort, while navigating the rain-drenched streets after this summer’s soaker.
You rock things a little differently, don’t you? Forgo conventional baseball-season & illicit reaction with a Wiffle Ball tee or hat. While you’re loading up, grab the book & equipment and re-live the charmed past…at least for an afternoon.