Headed for a casual overnight getaway. Of course the first thing we grab is our Mismo M/S Utility Bag. We then throw on our linen Plaid from J. Crew and layer it with the Todd Snyder Popover in Black Mix. of course our Ebbets Field Flannel Hat by J. Crew is coming along for the ride.1. Shirt: J. Crew Slim End-On-End Linen-Cotton Shirt In Navy Plaid ($80) 2. Sweatshirt: Todd Snyder Double Layer Popover Sweatshirt In Black Mix ($138) 3. Shorts: J. Crew 7" Stanton Short In Garment-Dyed Cotton - Khaki ($65) 4. Belt: Caputo and Co. Brown Ring Belt ($125) 5. Shoes: New Balance Made in USA Explore by Sea ($180) 6. Bag: Mismo M/S Utility ($393) 7. Watch: Daniel Wellington Watch ($229) 8. Hat: Ebbets Field Flannels For J.Crew Brooklyn Eagles Ball Cap ($50)
The Revolv Home Automation Hub ($299) allows you to control all of your smart devices from a single app. This includes thermostats, sensors, switches, speakers, lights, locks and much more. So if you're away from home you can lock your doors or turn on the lights. Got a hot date, set the mood with a couple pushes of a button. The Revolv works on Wifi so it can be placed anywhere in your home and can be set to trigger devices; manually, based on time, by location or when a sensor is triggered.
Ronnie Fieg can make even moccasins look good. The Sebago X Ronnie Fieg Thomas Boot ($200) is the latest release for Ronnies FW13 collection. The boot features forest Horween leather, 8 metallic brass eyelets, a Vibram Christy sole, and whipstitch accents around the toe. This boot will look great with any outfit this Autumn and deserves a spot in your rotation.
One of the earliest dive watches was the Omega SA. It was the first watch commercially distributed in 1932. It was able to withstand pressure down to about 13.5 atm (135 m or 443 ft). But even today cheaper divers can withstand that kind of pressure.Since that initial release, a number of luxury brands have become synonymous with the dive watch. These include brands like Rolex, Bulova and the Blancpain Fifty Fathoms, which was worn by Jacques Cousteau and can be yours for a mere $10,000.
The new STEINHART “Ocean One Vintage” is a tribute to the diver’s watches of the past. Featuring golden hands that beautifully contrast the dark gray dial, an anti-reflective coating and coming with its own stainless steel case this amazing watch is ideal for day to day wear and is a stunning alternative to many of the more traditional watches you see on the market today.
The flagship watch of the Helson Collection is the Helson Shark Diver. It features a forged carbon bezel, a 4mm thick sapphire crystal, water resistance of up to 2000m and the dial, hands and bezel are all coated with Swiss high-quality Super Luminova C3. It also comes with a forged carbon and titanium case for all the protection you’ll need.
The latest watch from NTH is the NTH Nacken. It pays tribute to some of the revered icons of the past. It features white-lume markers that glow blue against the matt black dial, a 316L purpose-oriented stainless steel case, water resistance capabilities of up to 300 meters and a screw down crown to name just a few of the many wondrous features it offers.
The Certina DS Action is certainly going to be a watch anyone would be happy to wear. This terrific time-piece includes a stylish black dial with luminous silver toned hands and markers, a date display, automatic movement and a scratch-resistant sapphire crystal and that’s just a few of its impressive features. It’s also water resistant up to 200 meters and comes with a 12.65mm stainless steel thick case so it will also be fully protected. You also get a leather and nylon strap, and an official HALIOS signed buckle.
With a name like Marine Master you know this stunning diver’s watch from the always reliable manufacturer Seiko is going to be good. It features: high-grade Seiko 26-jewel automatic movement, offers water resistance up to 300 meters, a clear date display, luminous hands, a screw down offset crown, non-reflective coating and much more. It also features a stainless steel bracelet with a double locking push-button clasp and a diver’s extension, and an extra rubber strap is also included.
The Tudor Heritage Black Bay is a gorgeous diver’s watch that exudes quality, this glorious Swiss made watch is made from hardy stainless steel and features a variety of features for the diver of today. This includes automatic movement, luminous hands and markers, a 38-hour total power reserve, water resistance of up to 200 meters and a stainless steel case. It’s the ideal hybrid of luxury and functionality and would make a fine addition to anyone’s watch collection.
The M2 Diver by Haigh & Hastings is an amazing diver’s watch that not only looks good but also does its job brilliantly. Weighting only 131 grams it is made from high-quality 316L stainless steel and offers water resistance up to 300 meters. It also offers automatic movement, a 40-hour power reserve, and a quick set date feature. The M2 Diver’s strap is made from natural Italian rubber and is salt, odor and UV resistant. You also get a 13mm thick stainless steel case.
The Switzerland made Squale 20 Atmos Classic is a stunning diver’s watch that offers a striking sleek and elegant design. With automatic movement, a uni-directional 120 click bezel, luminous design for easy, readability and a thick metal bracelet complete with solid end-links and screw-in links this is the watch of choice for amateur and professional divers alike. It comes in a leather box and has a separate black stainless steel case, so it will always be safe and secure.
Designed for skin diving this glorious men’s diving watch is a wondrous alternative to the other dive watches. The Orient Ray II has been lauded for its brightness and longevity. Building upon the Ray I’s legacy it includes a variety of features for the diver of today this includes: automatic movement, hand-winding and hacking, an upgraded diving bezel with 120 click precision, water resistance of up to 200m, a day and night calendar and it comes with its own steel case.
This stylish stainless steel watch from Tag Heuer is both stylish and functional and offers a huge selection of features including: increased quartz movement, gold hands, an improved battery, scratch resistant crystal and a Hadley Roma brown leather band. It also comes with a polished stainless steel buckle and an authentic Tag Heuer outer clasp and buckle. This beautiful watch offers vintage charm with the all the reliability of a modern watch and at 30 years of age it’s still reliable and in full working order.
With its bargain price tag and stunning features the Tisell Sub is sure to be a wondrous addition to your watch collection. With a ceramic insert and sapphire glass this stunning diver’s watch is truly breathtaking and comes in a variety of different forms that are all part of the Tisell collection so even if the Tisell Sub isn’t for you, there’s bound to be one in the range that is.
The Nomad CNC Mill ($2000) takes the guess work out of operating a home CNC machine. The kit includes everything you need to get started; an operating CNC machine, software for Mac and PC, cutters, cables, and some material so you can get started on day one. You also get your choice of enclosures. You can choose Bamboo for your home or HDPE, which is more durable and well suited for a shop or garage. These machines are extremely versatile, they allow you to do everything from engraving to high-precision cutting. Check out their Kickstarter campaign to get a better look at the Nomad CNC Mill.
Ricoh is about to release what could arguably be the best compact camera ever. The latest Ricoh GR ($TBA) has all the specs of DSLR in a small package. The large format APS-C CMOS sensor and 16.2 megapixels, offer high-sensitivity and wide dynamic range. You get high contrast resolution from the center of the image to the edge, backlighting resistance and excellent blurring effects. The GR Engine V for remarkable image processing, provides images as you see them with your own eyes and faithful color reproduction. With all these features its easy to see how the Ricoh GR will give you quality equivalent to a DSLR. The GR is expected some time in May with a retail price of about $1000.