Clothing brand claims of “authentic” & “heritage” run rampant but Pendleton & Levi’s are two American brands that basically invented both. The two brands have now joined forces on a truly classic, and super limited edition fall clothing collection that includes trucker jackets and work shirts, plus a Pendleton wool blanket with an exclusive, one-of-a-kind pattern.
Winding your watch is right up there with watching paint dry or grass grow but with this new watch winder from Bernard Favre, the process takes on a hypnotic visual effect by gently spinning & twirling your timepiece in its gyroscopic display cradle featuring a 120-hour battery.
Relwen is an American brand founded on ideals of quality and durability. Their hardworking Channel Field Jacket is available in 2 versions, one with a wool blend shell and the other with a 100% cotton twill shell. Both feature a polypill quilt-insulated lining and dual zip/snap closure.
Originally created for Everest expeditions back in 1985, the iconic North Face Mountain Jacket has since become a certified classic. Now J.Crew is bringing it back, offering a re-make of the original, featuring a coated cotton exterior and a spacious hood, plus two custom color options.
Brooklyn-based Best Made is known for axes and archery supplies & now they’re delving into apparel. Their Down Hooded Pullover features a water-resistant polyester shell, 600 fill down insulation, and a micro-ripstop nylon interior lining.
Tag Heuer’s new Android Wear connected timepiece features a robust 46mm case made of titanium and a transflective display that’s easy to read in direct sunlight. The Intel-powered smarts include email, app & phone notifications, & activity tracking, as well as bluetooth, wi-fi, and a mic for voice controls.
James Bond couldn’t wear just any old boot in the new movie. The iconic Brit happens to wear a pair of American-made all black Danners. Now you can too. Danner is offering a 007 version of their Mountain Light II hiker in a black on black colorway featuring a waterproof/breathable Gore-Tex liner and the classic Vibram Kletterlift sole.
With an all-new super low profile outsole inspired by their Hyperfeel technology, Nike’s Free Trainer 1.0 gives you that barefoot feel with the support of ergonomic Flywire cables in the upper.
How many ways are there to tweak a Chuck? Converse says: many. Here’s the latest. The Tekoa takes the classic Chuck Taylor silhouette & beefs it up for winter weather. It features leather construction, a wraparound rubber exterior and an all-weather tread plus a gusseted tongue to keep wetness out. Available in brown and double black.
In support of the MusicCares charity which helps uninsured musicians in times of need, rock legends such as Eddie Van Halen, Keith Richards and Tom Waits donated their personal boots, jackets, pants and guitar straps to Nixon Watches. From these pieces of memorabilia, the watchmaker created leather bands for special edition watches that will soon be available at Barney’s, colette, Selfridges and Ron Herman.