Time to break out your favorite pair of jeans, because we found the perfect sneakers to go with them. The Cone Mills X New Balance M1300CD ($199) are available for pre-order now through End Clothing and the come in an absolutely timeless silhouette. The 1300 has been one of New Balance's most popular styles, now they've been made even more iconic by the hands of one of the top denim manufacturers in the world. The sneakers feature a Nubuck and denim upper, with matching laces, and brown leather heel. Everything sits on the standard ENCAP sole shock absorption midsole.
The Complete Book of Knots ($13) gives you step-by-step instructions on how to tie one hundred of the most useful knots. Each knot features a brief history on the development of the knot, it's uses and features, and color illustrations to guide you through each step of tying each knot. Some of the knots included are the bowline, cat's paw, cow hitch, and many more. Whether you're interested in climbing, sailing, fishing or just have a love of the outdoors you'll find the information in this book very useful.
The New Balance M996ST ($185) are a beautiful take on American movies making them an iconic wear for any occasion. The shoes are New Balances most recent take on the 996. Made in the USA the shoes feature quality suede and mesh uppers, a c-cap midsole, rubber outsole and woven tongue tab. The shoes come in an understated blue colorway. Check out the close-ups after the break.(more…)
The brand new adidas SS14 ZX Vulc - Collegiate Navy & White ($70) is a modern take on the retro trainer. The ZX takes its cues from the original running shoe and makes it more streamlined and athlete while incorporating modern skate technology. The shoe features a durable suede upper with breathable nylon panels, cushioned midsole, and a vulcanized rubber outsole for enhanced flexibility and a natural board feel. They are available now from Premier.
Old school simple games, are awesome. Storm the Gate ($60) is one of those games. Game play is straightforward; You start with two players, each player getting 8 tokens each. Using the cord on your side of the board you try to shoot all of the tokens through the center gate. Once all you tokens are on the other side of the gate you win. Told ya it was simple.
If you're looking for a classic Pea Coat this winter, step it up a notch and check out the Nigel Cabourn Mainline Japan Pea Coat ($1760). This design is based on the classic vintage Pea Coat, but has been updated with additional details like big bellow pockets and painted metal buttons. The fabric is made in Japan using a mixture of British wool and two colors of Kemp which keeps the two ply yarn from piling. This would make a great every day coat.