Duluth and Faribault Woolen Mills have over 277 years of manufacturing experience between them. They've come together to create a great backpack for those quick trips. The Trapper Series Wool Scout Pack ($185) is completely made in the U.S. from wool, and premium leather reinforced straps. It features a large main compartment for your gear and a smaller zippered pocket for smaller items like keys, phone, pens, etc. Besides normal wear and tear this pack is guaranteed for life.
The Confederate X132 Hellcat Speedster ($65,000) is a beautiful work of art, painstakingly hand crafted in good ole US of A. The X132 is made from some of the finest materials including carbon fiber and billet aluminum. The powerplant is a X132 56-degree fuel injected V-Twin that produces 121 BHP, 140 ft-lbs of torque and is paired with a 5-speed drag racing transmission. Additional features include a premium solo tractor-style leather saddle, forward foot controls, and a classic swept handlebar. If you want one of these bad boys, you need to act fast. Only 65 will be made.
End Clothing has started carrying Y-3 products which is awesome. The latest drop from the master designer Yohji Yamamoto and Adidas is the Y-3 Boxing Trainer ($265). Yohji has reinvented the classic silhouette by using a leather upper in grey, with Onix accenting and the classic white Adidas stripes in canvas. The shoe also features a Ghilly lacing system, and a slimline rubber sole. These will go great with pretty much anything in your wardrobe.
The Ride ($48) is 320 pages of custom motorcycle heaven. The Ride features individuals and small & large shops that make some of the most sought-after products around the globe. You'll be able to see transformations of cheap plastic bikes into slick racers. It includes full-color photo galleries and technical details for each bike. The Ride utilizes a top notch lineup to bring this book to reality. Big names that include the likes of Cole Foster, Cafe Racer Dreams, classified Moto and Deus. If you're into custom bikes The Ride is for you.
Juniper Ridge does things the right way. They make fragrances that evoke the outdoors, and allow you to bring a piece of the Pacific Northwest and California into your home. Their fragrances come from harvested plants and trees. Their Juniper Ridge Cabin Spray ($65) brings you scents from seven distinct locations; Big Sur, Cascade Glacier, Inyo, San Jacinto, Siskiyou, Steep Ravine, and the Yuba River. All fragrances are 100% naturally distilled.
Hard Graft is the gift that keeps on giving. They just came out with their Hard Graft Trip Case & Notebook ($216) and it looks like it would make a perfect gift for the non-techie, artist in your life. The trip case slips onto the binding of the notebook, has a pocket on the inside and a zippered case on the outside for all of your pens and small electronics. It's definitely big enough to fit your cell phone. The case is made from vegetable tanned Italian leather while the notebook's binding is made from rich Italian wool felt. You also get a page ribbon in Hard Graft's signature red and white.