Put your drinking shoes on. New Balance has just released their classic 576 model in a unique collection paying tribute to traditional British pub cheer. The three models, named the King’s Head, the Red Lion, and the Royal Oak are all made of full-grain European leather and feature tricky interior linings that’ll make you thirsty for a pint before you’ve even walked halfway to the bar. Available at select Neiman Marcus stores.
For Swiss watchmakers, JeanRichard, tradition goes back 250 years. Inside every JR watchcase is an advanced, self-winding proprietary mechanical movement. Unlike many brands, JR does not just build watches around re-packaged Japanese quartz systems. When you’re shopping for a watch of this caliber, this stuff counts. The clean lines & sandblasted Titanium case of the Diverscope highlight JeanRichard’s dedication to quality and your sense of good taste.
They know how to stay warm up there in the Great White North. Canadian outerwear brand, Westcomb, combines function & fashion for great looking winter gear that really performs. This minimalist shell is lined with a soft and cozy high loft velour. When the wind starts whipping, you’ll love that fuzz.
Get the epic warming power of a down parka without the I’m-on-an-Arctic-adventure-look. This 600-fill down insulated jacket is as home on the streets as on the mountain and features cozy fleece-lined pockets, a recycled nylon liner & a hood that’s removable.
The last time you saw a pair of Diadora’s was probably on the soccer pitch back in high school. But this Italian legacy brand has been making athlete-endorsed classic kicks since long before the Swoosh. Olympians and World Champs from tennis to track & field wore Diadora’s through the 70s and 80s and now they’ve brought back these heritage styles in winning form.
Stomping across the frozen tundra of Hoth can make the old dog thirsty. Clever kings, Threadless Designs feature heaps of hilarious artist-submitted T-Shirt graphics like this one. If this one went right over your head, check their site for something you get and get it.
All Pointer shoes are made in Portugal. A place famous for its leathers and a heritage of making the very best handmade moccasins. Pointer has been creating stylish casual footwear since the early 70s. Beyond the craft, they’re pioneers in the use of naturally-tanned, chemical free leather, making the decision to put some Pointers on your feet feel even easier.
Become a sneakerhead overnight. Instead of waiting for new releases & searching on obscure websites, you can stock-up on unique, special-edition NBs right off their website. There are so many trick colorways to cop – you could rock new ones every month, fill a whole closet with shoe boxes and still have some secret weapons on reserve.
This is the classic high-pile Patagonia fleece you always wanted in school, but couldn’t justify buying. Well, maybe this time around you can pull it. It’s windproof, warm & the styling is decidedly retro. The nostalgia might just make you crave ramen noodles.
Most styles in the PF Flyer line have been around since your old granddad was still shooting hoops. But, their latest offering, The Drake, is all-new. Classic detailing on this full-grain leather oxford makes it a refined & minimalist design that is somehow more than just a “sneaker.”