Monthly Archives: August 2010

First Look: Oak Street Bootmakers.

A few months back, a good pal was in town from the windy city. In his Hulme travel bag, some seriously handsome, well made footwear. Samples of the debut collection from Oak Street Bootmakers. I was instantly a fan.Founder, Designer … Continue reading

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Empire State of Mind.

Looking forward to this. The time lapse video is nuts. Atlantic City circa 1920, built in Greenpoint, Brooklyn. Boardwalk Empire. September 19th. HBO. Preview Trailer #4

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Debatable: 3Sixteens, 9 Months In.

I’ve been wearing these 3Sixteens for 9 months now. Head over to Denim Debate to have a look at their fading glory. (Psst. My jeans are up here. But more on that later.)

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In Good Company: Hickoree’s Hard Goods + J. Crew.

Having made the hike uptown(from Brooklyn, hence hike) the other morning to have a look at J.Crew’s newest men’s store at 1040 Madison Avenue, a curious thing has happened since.Launching today, Hickoree’s Hard Goods, the companion endeavor of brothers(and good … Continue reading

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Head to Toe: Covert Ops.

*Filson Shelter Cloth Cap*Vintage Randolph Engineering Aviators(w/ B&L Ray Ban Lenses. Picked up at a yard sale in Amagansett for 5$)*Coffee from Brooklyn Standard/Asst’d Field Notes/Zebra F-701 pen/Timex*A-Z Collection(now DANA LEE) leather bottom carpenter’s bag*Steven Alan waxed canvas rain slicker.*J. … Continue reading

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First Look: Baldwin, F’10 Collection.

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Marine Player.

Natural born shredder Dane Reynolds confirms that no, he is not on Twitter. But, he is on the internet. Spend some time on Dane’s site, MARINE LAYER.

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Moving Pictures: Temporal Collections x Ryan Thomas. TRAILER #2: Temporal Collections… In the General Vicinity of Inner & Outer Space from R.T. on Vimeo. Thanks to Ryan at South Willard for calling my attention to this little gem of a surf film.

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Sean Penn, b. 8/17/60

Bad Boy Sean Penn, 50 years old yesterday.

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They Take a Licking and Keep on Ticking. torture tests with John Cameron Swayze

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