KARA Launches Men's Bags
Since we last spoke with designer Sarah Law, she's expanded her modern minimalist luxury backpack line KARA in very deliberately thought-out steps that emphasize individuality and functionality—rather than mindlessly churning out new designs to...
DIAMOND SUPLPY CO
Diamond Supply Co + Dogtown's Collaborative Collection
As the iconic skate brand Dogtown celebrates its 40th anniversary, a younger company has also reached a milestone: Diamond Supply Co is quickly approaching their 20th year. To celebrate, the Californian brands have come together to pay homage to...
Allbirds Hits the Ground Running in NYC
by Sun Bak Newcomer Allbirds breaks a lot of shoe rules. Their $95 shoes, which come in only two styles (runner or lounger), are logoless, machine washable, made from sustainably sourced merino sheep wool, and meant to be worn without socks...
KENT AND CURWEN
Interview: Kent & Curwen Creative Director Daniel Kearns
For every captivating new debut to the world of apparel, there's a heritage brand out there fighting to demonstrate relevance and resonance. One year after Britain's Kent & Curwen relaunched under the watch of part owner David Beckham and creative...
A "Quick Côte" Shop Opens in NYC
by Sun Bak Everything that ever stopped you from getting a manicure is alleviated at LA-based Côte's first East Coast shop. First off, it doesn't feel like a typical salon. Four small tables are tucked away far away from the window, surrounded...
Pampering Essentials For All Genders
Weekends (and days off in general) can be great for getting one's life organized, meeting up with friends or heading out on adventures—but they're also important times to lay low and rest. Sometimes a total recharge and refresh, by way of peaceful...
Hair Oils for All Genders
No matter your gender or hair type, there's an oil out there for you. Chances are it's also better for your tresses than several other products that offer short-term benefits, but in the long run end up building up on your hair and leaving it drab...
North Home Sleepwear Collection
North Home continues celebrating Aboriginal Australian artists—and the beauty and diversity of their traditions, skills and crafts—with their new sleepwear collection, which launches today. Made up of just three pieces, the range is lush, textured...
Four Perfumes for All Genders
While many brands continue to categorize (especially in online stores) their offerings, there are some products that simply need no gendering. Perfume certainly is one of the countless products that is still often divided between men and women, though...
MADE IN USA
Kibrono's Kimono-Inspired Outerwear For All Genders
by Rachel Ciandella Lucas Allen and Blake Landis, founders of Kibrono, traveled together not long after an introduction from mutual friends. While on the trip they found themselves enjoying loose, flowing garments which they’d borrowed...
THE ART OF WATCHES GRAND EXHIBITION NEW YORK
Watches of New York Fashion Week: Men's
With another fashion week passing through New York—this time dedicated to men—the city's cultural consciousness briefly shifted to runway shows and presentations. Dozens of menswear brands and designers unveiled their SS18 looks and from Raf Simons...
N-p-Elliott's "Intersection" Collection at New York Fashion Week: Men's
When Nicholas P Elliott launched his namesake label in 2013, striking the balance between the avant-garde and accessible made for a propellant mission. Over the last four years, the N-p-Elliott brand's grown in acclaim, maintained a commitment...
EVERYBODY.WORLD + Delores Kerr's Capsule Collection
Founded by Iris Alonzo and Carolina Crespo, EVERYBODY.WORLD focuses on sustainability, humanity and creativity. Built upon three pillars, the brand's top priority is respect—for the skilled workers they employ, for the environment, and for unique ideas...
MADE IN NYC
MADE IN USA
Just One One-Piece by Apricoss
by Sun Bak Upon a recent visit to one of our favorite online boutiques, Kindred Black, we came across a new brand that only offers a single, sophisticated swimsuit style. That was enough—one look and we were undeniably impressed by Apricoss...
FOURTH OF JULY
The Fourth of July festivities oftentimes involve celebratory outfits of red, white and blue. There's more to Americana than that, however—and clearly more to the nation's flag. Both striped and star-spangled items denote participation. And this year...
HigherDOSE at 11 Howard, NYC
While the science is still indeterminate on whether you can really sweat out toxins, spending 25+ minutes in an infrared sauna—where infrared light waves heat up the body, rather than the air, making it easier to stay inside longer—can often feel...
Botanical-Based F. Miller Cleansing Oil
There's no more longing for that squeaky-clean sensation many face washes leave behind, as we've learned it can mean we've stripped away natural oils, potentially resulting in irritation. Oil cleansers are a gentle yet efficient alternative, and...
Stylish Summer Performance Wear In All Blue Hues
As the season's higher temperatures set upon parts of the world, a wardrobe change isn't just for style, it's to incorporate technical advancements. Not everyone is an athlete, but in summer everything from boardwalk runs to tennis matches and late...
Notes: Outfitting a First-Time Hiker
I heard the rip before I knew what it meant exactly. I felt a sensation as well. We all know that strange, infrequent out-of-body experience: a tear taking place in our clothes, with seam tearing from seam. The incident occurred mid-hike, while I was...
Pride 2017 Style
Visibility represents a primary component to Pride Month, the LGBTQ+ community's rolling series of celebrations, talks, parades and activist events across the nation. As members of this diverse, beautiful body of individuals stand forward with strength...
LE BON MARCHE
24 RUE DE SEVRES
Le Bon Marché Debuts 24 Sèvres
Anyone who sets foot into Le Bon Marché, in the 7th arrondissement of Paris, understands the grandeur of historic department stores. For 160 years, visitors have passed through its doors—indulging or simply admiring. It's more than a hub of consumerism...
MADE IN USA
Natural, Multipurpose Body Products from Meant
No average shower or bathtub—especially for city-dwellers—can host the vast number of body and hair products we're being told to use on a daily basis. Cleansers, scrubs, peels, shampoos, conditioners and creams are expanding and changing, some...
MADE IN USA
Cannabis-based skincare isn't new, but there's something special about the body lotion that's been sitting atop our bathroom sink for the past few weeks. The simple black-and-white minimalist branding on the bottle sets it apart from what you...
PERKS AND MINI
P.A.M. + Carhartt WIP's Third Collaboration Collection
Melbourne, Australia-based label P.A.M. (aka Perks and Mini) recently unveiled its third collaboration collection with Carhartt WIP, "Radio Club." It's inspired by the pre-internet era—specifically the rise of the radio communication during the...
Springtime Blues: Sunglasses + Beach Towels
In order to bid farewell to winter blues, we've gathered some of our favorite sunglasses and beach towels in the hue to welcome the warmer months. With both architecturally influenced shades and playful towels, we're striking a balance between sophisticated...