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Left Field NYC Shop Coat

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Grown out of small shotgun apartments and lofts throughout Brooklyn, Left Field NYC is one of the rare labels that hone in on the now popular vintage aesthetic. Looking to bridge the gap between what used to be handcrafted, but was now being mass produced, founder Christian McCann launched his brand …

Apolis + J.Crew Chambray Swim Trunk

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An all time favorite for many reasons, the most important being their reputation for quality, Apolis never lets me down and seemingly always refreshes the approach to contemporary menswear. The brand and company formed by brothers Shea and Raan Parton continuously push the boundaries while …

Joshu+Vela White Oak Weekender

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Motivated by last week’s short visual presentation on Maurizio Donadi, the former Senior Vice President to Levi’s XX, I found…

Hudson River Watch Co.

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While some timepieces are meant to last a lifetime and carry on a certain allure, others are given an exclusive taste and place within a collection of watches. In an age where telling time is a far cry of what it used to be, where the iPhone and numerous technological gadgets are accurate to the millisecond, some have all but …

Landmarks & Lions Bifold Classic

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Introduced to the brand in the beginning of last year, Landmarks & Lions is yet another intriguing collective I wanted to showcase as they carry over the leather goods subject I started on last week. What began with just a glance at a short visual presentation by TRVR and their creative process of handcrafting a single …

Best Made Co. Chitina Guide Sweater

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I’ve been keeping my eye open on Best Made Co. for a few seasons now and over the last few months they’ve really offered some interesting menswear pieces. Although a majority of the clothing is specifically geared towards the outdoors, a number of them are also great for everyday wearing. I decided to swing by and browse around their site to see what was new or in this case, what I had missed since the beginning of the year …

Quintin Co. Spring/Summer’13 Lookbook

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To be quite honest, I’ve always held a definitive affinity for street fashion. It’s sort of the “X-Factor” within an industry that is strongly tailored towards the high-end lines that stem from some of the established labels, which in turn I think, makes it tougher for those just beginning to take their rightful place amongst contemporaries. While not all brands of this stature blend …

Select Imagery From Needle work976

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If there’s a clear difference between Americana inspired menswear and that of Japanese, I think that the cultural influences from the east more often than not play a significant role. I also believe that when it comes to the lookbooks shot by Japan based brands, they utilize the photographic aspect a bit more, incorporating an artistic side to their shoots …