Adidas is celebrating the 25th anniversary of the ZX series, by releasing three bold colorways in the landmark silhouette. The Adidas Originals ZX Anniversary Pack ($119) features an upper made from leather and mesh panelling, a partial Ghilly lacing system, rigid heel counter, and a torsion sole unit. The new colorways include; Dark Brown, Zest & Macaw ($119), Nomad Red & Collegiate Royal ($119), & Carbon & Orange Beauty ($119). You can pre-order yours today from End Clothing with an expected shipping date some time in April.
Google has just released its first in-housed designed laptop, the Google Chromebook Pixel ($1300+). The laptop has a Gorilla Glass 12.85-inch, 2,560x1,700-pixel touchscreen. This is a step up from Apples Retina display. The Pixel also comes with a 1.8GHz Intel i5 core processor. Additional features include 4GB of memory and 32GB SSD flash storage. If you're looking to use this laptop to run such apps as Microsoft Office or Adobe Photoshop look elsewhere. The Pixel is meant to be cloud based only, which may be a deal breaker.
Lavenham, an English clothing company, has been making quilted jackets for over 40 years. The AW13 line includes the Lavenham Raydon Jacket ($303). It's and urban take on their classic slim offerings and includes matching rib cuffs with contrasting sports stripes, a two-inch diamond quilt pattern, cord collar, press stud fasteners, and patch pockets. The jacket is available in forest green.
The Minuteman One-Handed Watch ($164) is a cool take on the standard military watch. The watch takes a simple approach to telling time and although it may be a little imprecise, it is still a quick and easy way to tell the time within 5 minutes in just a single glance. It has twelve main marks that denote hours and smaller marks that denote 15 and 5 minute intervals. The single hand makes two full rotations each day. This watch is inexpensive and would make a great daily wear watch as well as a great conversation piece.
Looking for a go-to Navy blazer you can dress up or down? Check out the Beams+ 3 Button Solid Sucker Jacket In Navy ($218). Offered by Unionmade, this jacket will become one of your favorites. The Beam+ is a three button slim fit blazer and comes unlined in a navy seersucker fabric. It features a single chest pocket and two front flap pockets.
We're all very busy and some times we need a little help filling our cupboards. In comes Mantry ($75/month). Mantry is a food of the month club for the busy man. Each month Mantry delivers foods based around American Artisan cuisine in a handmade crate straight out of Brooklyn. You'll receive items like BBQ sauce from Alabama, bison jerky from Montana, birch syrup hand harvested in Alaska and stone-ground hotcake mix from Nebraska. Along with your order, you'll get a manual which tells a story and provides you with recipes. We're not talking standard fare here.