22 Feb
High-end rain protection footwear for Spring/Summer 2012

One of the attention-getting pieces from the always excellent Junya Watanabe’s MAN collection for Comme des Garcons’ Spring / Summer 2012 are these Duck Boots, slightly modified from the norm with a ridged gum sole — as opposed to the more traditional ‘chain-tread’. The luxury rain shoes come in two colorways, green (above) and tan/brown, […]

11 Jan
Functional design features drawstring closure & ample storage

Before mountain biking became the mainstream activity it is today, free spirited nature lovers hit the trails and spread the word about the adventurous and exhilarating sport. Those hippies were called Klunkerz back in the day, and today the namesake bags — which pay tribute to the cyclists of yesteryear via their their functional designs […]

Perhaps you’re planning to live off the land in a few short months, or maybe you’re expecting a zombie attack or the end of the world (no, really this time). Or maybe you’re just doubling down on that whole Mayan Apocalypse thing. If so, the Just-In-Case Kits from O. F. Mossberg & Sons might possibly […]

12 May
Thanko let's you get your James Bond on

Are you trying to catch someone pulling some shady maneuverings? Would you like to record what’s going on around you without anyone knowing you’re recording them? Or are you just some weird kid who’s pretending to be the world’s corniest pimp to bust a community organization? Well you should look no further than Thanko — […]

I’m not a big fan of water shoes; in general they’re straight up ugly and make you look like a Danish tourist. I’d possibly make an exception for these Opening Ceremony and Timberland versions. Composed of breathable mesh, quick-dry neoprene and waterproof nubuck suede, they’re available in 3 colorways for $95. Pretty cheap for Opening […]

The Vestal Rosewood Watch is perfect for a raw, more natural look. It’s made from a wood case (58 mm wide to be specific) and linked with fish wire for a comfortable fit. The watch window itself is solid mineral crystal and water resistant to 50 meters. Even if you aren’t the ‘one-with-nature’ sort of […]