The Shawshank Redemption ($5) is another movie that is oft seen on the must see lists. Based on a short story by Stephen King, it's the story of two prisoners who form a bond over several years and who find both redemption and solace through acts of common decency. Directed by Frank Darabont and starring Tim Robbins, Morgan Freeman and Bob Gunton this is a movie that gets inside your head and never leaves.
Summer Outfit #2 is perfect for daily wear. Throw it on, head out the door and be confident you're looking great. Match it with a button down and a blazer and you're ready for a night out on the town.1. T-Shirt: Champion Classic T-Shirt In Indigo Mix ($50) 2. Pants: Baldwin The Henley in Josh - Med ($315) 3. Shoes: New Balance For J.Crew 1400 Sneakers Raw-Steel ($170) 4. Hat: Ebbets Field Flannels For J.Crew Brooklyn Eagles Ball Cap ($50) 5. Watch: TSOVET SVT-CN38 Watch ($249) 6. Wallet: Tanner Goods Utility Bifold Indigo Two Tone ($105) 7. Sunglasses: Persol 3048S Slim Aviator Sunglasses ($219) 8. Bracelet: J. Crew x Caputo & CO. Hand-Braided Bracelet ($75)
This post-apocalyptic thriller was a landmark movie of its time and over three decades later is still hugely watchable. Mel Gibson is Mad Max ($7), an Aussie lawman out to avenge the murders of his wife, child and partner in the barren wasteland that once was Australia. A gang of motorcyclists are responsible for the murders, which they carried out in retaliation at the death of their leader. Directed by George Miller and also starring Joanne Samuel and Hugh Keays-Byrne, this epic tales dishes up more action, thrills and adventure than one movie should be capable of, but it delivers on every level.
Craft brewery's have come into their own in the United States. In 1975 there was only one, now there are over 2,300. Those brewery's are making hundreds of millions of dollars and make some of the best beer in the world. The Audacity of Hops ($14) is an amazing look into the world of these craft brewery's. The book is based on hundreds of interviews with some of the most influential people in the industry. It weaves these stories, and shows a revolution that beat formidable odds to become an American success story.
This Mission Workshop messenger bag is the Swiss Army knife of bags. The Mission Workshop VX Messenger Bag AP Series ($250) offers style, durability and functionality in one package. This bag includes their Arkiv closure system, which is made with a 1000d VX Cordura outer layer laminted to a PTFE membrane. Basically this means you get a bag that can withstand harsh elements while keeping your gear dry. The weather proof top can be used in either a roll top configuration or as a traditional flap. On the interior the VX Messenger offers a large zippered pocket that fits laptop computers along with other compartments for your other gear. Because of its durability this could be the last bag you ever need to buy.
The New Balance 574 "Canteen" Pack ($CALL) is NB's newest back for the fall. The latest additions to the 574 lineup features leather united with a suede and mesh upper along with ride gum soles. They've arrived at select Asian retailers and will be arriving in the states shortly. If you can't wait you can order them from the Feature sneaker Boutique today. Check out additional pics after the break.(more…)