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Bag It Up

November 7, 2012


On the lookout for a cool way to carry you MacBook around? Too cool for a traditional briefcase but too grown for a backpack? Luxury leather goods provider Hardgraft has the solution. The 2 unfold laptop bag. Made from uber premium vegetable tanned Italian lather and hand crafted in Germany, the bag is water repellant […]

Louis Vuitton Urban Outerwear

July 29, 2012


I know it is scorching outside and you are trying to figure out how you can go outside with as little as possible on, yet still look good. I am doing the same. Well just know fall is not too far off. After that will come a winter that everyone is complaining about. Well Louis […]

Drive Time

February 26, 2012


Anyone who knows me knows that i keep a pair of driving shoes in the car. If your shoe collection is worth anything you would do the same. Check out some of my favorites for the season. I think i’m due for a new pair or two. 1) Gucci Patent and Leather Driver 2) Gucci […]

Work and Play

January 5, 2012


By being available at Home Depot it’s obvious that this bag is meant more for the work site than for weekend getaways. But does that matter? The Alpine Duffel Bag from Brown Bag Co offers us a lot of versatility. 10 pockets on the inside offers space for tools or accessories.

Libero Ferrero

November 13, 2011


Though the name may not suggest it, Libero Ferrero is an American made product. They are trying to change the notion that luxury can’t be made here. The brothers named the company after their grandfather. Take a look at the Oak and Eddon bag. It can be used as a luggage carry on on to […]

Precision Piece

November 7, 2011


Claiming to be the most accurate watch in the world, Bulova offers its Precisionist series.  While most quartz watches are accurate to 15 seconds a month the Bulova Precisionist is accurate to 10 seconds a year. This one from the Champlain Collection is my favorite. Black ion coating over stainless steel and rose gold accents […]

Do Try This At Home

October 21, 2011


Yes, we are in a reccsion. Yes, we have to find ways to cut back. No, style and cool shouldn’t have to be sacrificed.  Frequent Trips to the dry cleaner are expensive and inconvenient. I stumbled across the following great solution. The Laundress. No, not your personal maid, but why not say you have one. […]

Supply and Demand

June 22, 2011


Sam Cooke sang a change is gonna come. While we haven’t quite gotten over the hump of eradicating racism or curing cancer a life changer may be here for men. The European company Suit Supply has touched down on american soil. Hopefully this is the cure all for the ill fitting suit. So many men […]

IWC Portofino

May 26, 2011


Swiss watch maker IWC has a collection that harkens back to the days of luxury and cool. The Portofino collection takes its inspiration the Italian fishing village of the same name. In the 50’s and 60’s you would find the likes of Audrey Hepburn, Liz Taylor,Clark Gable and Humphrey Bogart on its shores. Take a […]

Caracalla Race Inspired Bags

May 4, 2011


This fine hand crafted luxury leather line was founded in 2005. The name stems from the city in Italy where Ferrari won their 1st race in 1947. Take a look at some of the commerative racing collection. I will bring you other products from the line as time progresses. I AM A FAN! FERRARI INSPIRED […]