The New Balance 574 Stadium Jack Pack ($CALL) features five colorways that do a great job representing iconic varsity jacket colors. These include black & red, royal blue & red, navy & yellow, grey & royal blue and Teal & purple. These 574's feature suede and mesh uppers, with white midsoles, and matching outersoles. Check out pics of each shoe after the break.(more…)
The older I get the less stuff I buy. But when I do make a purchase it's usually based on either great design or great build quality. In the age of plastic I love things made from sturdy natural materials. The Waterford Mad Men Edition Drinkware Set ($140) fits my philosophy perfectly. Although not cheap, they will make that afternoon whiskey all the more enjoyable. The Drinkware set commemorates the last season of the iconic TV series and pays close attention to the period details to create a set that would right at home in the hands of Don Draper.
Randolph Engineering makes some of the finest eyewear in the U.S. Their Randolph Engineering Classics in Rose Gold ($169) will tell everyone you're too cool for school. The glasses feature a 23k gold plated frame and rose gold flash mirrored lenses. The glasses have adjustable nose pads, for a custom fit, and come with a lifetime-warranty on all solder joints. These shades come with a case, microfiber cleaning cloth, and a small maintenance kit.
If you love your GoPro, then you’re going to go wild for the Traveler Camera Case for GoPro ($44) which adds a more stylish twist for use around town. This mean little camera is great for action adventure but if you want to use it around town, then this vintage-inspired case will give you a real blast of retro cool. A leather case available in black, brown or teal, your GoPro will never have looked so good! You better hurry though, because the Kickstarter campaign only has a couple days left.
Having been in development for over two years the Jays u-JAYS Headphones ($200) may have a minimalist design but they also deliver optimum sound quality and power too. The super-comfortable on-ear design fits snuggly over the ear and their lightweight construction makes them easy to wear. To further extend the life of your u-JAYS you can also upgrade parts over time, including cables and ear cups. They also come with cable controls that have been optimized for all major platforms including iOS and Android. The u-Jays will be dropping some time in the 3rd quarter so checkout their site for more details.
If you're dedicated to non-violence what do you do when someone pisses you off. Of course, you write it down in your People I Want To Punch In The Face Notebook ($14). In all seriousness, Whitney has created a beautiful notebook for any EDC arsenal. This little black book measures 5x35 inches and can easily fit in a pocket. It's handmade and features a soft buckram cover, hot stamped with gold lettering, and 20 plus pages of good quality unlined cream colored paper sewn in. Would also make a great gift.via: cool material