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Cool Hunting Video: Q&Q SmileSolar Watches on CH Edition Zambia 2014
When we first saw the colorful SmileSolar watches from Japanese brand Q&Q we felt they were the perfect partner to work with on our CH Edition trip to Zambia. Fortunately, they loved the idea of joining us on safari and, more importantly, helped...
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Cool Hunting Video: CH Edition Zambia 2014
After hosting our first successful Cool Hunting Edition trip to Africa in summer 2012, the CH team was eager to design another trip and revisit Zambia with a new group two years later. Embedded in the wilderness of South Luangwa National Park, our...
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CH Edition: 3x1 Pop-Over Shirt
Almost exactly one year ago we introduced the CH Edition Pitmaster Apron: our first collaboration with NYC's denim experts at 3x1. While the badass smock continues to take care of all of our needs when holding down the grill, our latest co-designed...
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CH Edition: ECOALF Anorak
Every now and then we at CH find ourselves overly intrigued by a certain brand or product—usually one that shares our obsession with aesthetics, pursuit for quality and dedication to innovation. And when the stars align, a collaboration is born...
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CH Edition: 3x1 Denim Pitmaster Apron
For city dwellers, it's rooftop season. For everyone else, it's time for backyard parties. Either way, nothing makes good company better than a BBQ and some cold ones. With this in mind we recently teamed up with NYC's preeminent denim heads, our...
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CH Edition: T-Tech by Tumi Backpack
As avid travelers, finding a single bag for all situations almost always ends in compromise, leaving us with an arsenal of luggage clogging up our closets. So when our friends at Tumi approached us to create our ideal, all-purpose bag we jumped...
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Cool Hunting c/o Quarterly Co: Shipment Five
Our Quarterly Co subscribers know we love to work with artists and are very inspired by our travels. CHQ05, just hitting mailboxes, celebrates Huichol, a traditional Mexican art and craft using small colorful beads to decorate clothing, instruments...
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CH Zambia: Vintage Shoe Company Safari Boots
For our first Cool Hunting Edition travel experience we brought 24 friends and readers on safari in Zambia. Over the course of eight days CH Zambia guests experienced the wonders and wildlife of Africa with a few surprises from our brand partners...
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CH Edition: Our Photo Safari With The Bushcamp Company and Pentax
When we learned about The Bushcamp Company, the only safari operator in the southern part of Zambia's game-filled South Luanga National Park, we not only wanted to visit, we wanted to share it with our readers in a way that a story or video couldn...
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Cool Hunting Editions on Gilt
Over the holidays we started experimenting with some of our favorite brands to create CH Editions of their products—variations in material and color that offer our unique twist. Today, with Gilt Groupe, we're selling the last of these items...
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Singularities
In celebration of the unique individuals that wear 3Sixteen, the denim-focused label recently created a series of videos showing off their customers' talents and hardworking lifestyles. The trio of intriguing mini-docs, all profiling people in their...
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CH Edition: Maharam
Last but not least in our series of limited-edition collaborations, the Maharam and Cool Hunting hair scrunchie (or Ma-hair-am Scrunchie, as we like to call it) is the upshot of a typical late night at the office when we were sourcing the items for...
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CH Exclusives Giveaway
In an effort to treat our loyal readers outside of NYC right, we're giving away three items that are otherwise only available at our Cool Hunting for Gap shop to one lucky winner. The triple threat prize includes the insanely delicious Happy Goat...
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CH Edition: Zillion
Tokyo-based label Zillion is the brainchild of French fabric enthusiast David Guarino, who began collecting Indian and Nepalese textiles nearly two decades ago. When his family moved to Japan, Guarino began sourcing old-school kimono cloth to use...
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CH Editions: Happy Goat
When the San Francisco confectioner Happy Goat brought their deliciously artisinal caramels to the NYC Food Fair earlier this year, all it took was one bite before we were hooked. Using locally-sourced, free-range goat milk and Madagascan bourbon...
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Chances With Wolves
Regularly unearthing rare tracks to play on NYC's beloved indie station East Village Radio, the three-person DJ outfit Chances With Wolves treats listeners to an earful of cleverly-themed playlists and underground sounds every week. From Nina Simone...
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CH Editions Charity Auctions
Of the series of limited-edition collaborative products that we introduced this season, a few are so rare that we couldn't even offer them for sale. To get your hands on some amazing objects with 100% of the proceeds going to NYC-based not-for-profits...
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CH Edition: Mast Brothers and June Taylor
We admit to a serious weakness for the mind-altering tastes of the artisinal chocolates crafted by the Mast Brothers. Intent on bringing out the heavenly natural flavor of cacao, primarily sourced from Venezuela and Ecuador, the brotherly duo of...
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CH Edition: Rickshaw
Exceptionally durable, Rickshaw waterproof bags are designed specifically for the active urban dweller. The San Francisco-based brand not only keeps us impressed with their ability to make long-lasting, thoughtfully designed bags, but also their commitment...
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CH Edition: Esque
The unexpected glass forms—bulbous, sinister and shiny—produced at Portland's Esque Studio by design duo Andi Kovel and Justin Parker first caught our eye back in 2007. Renowned for giant "water drop" jugs, skulls created from re-purposed...
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CH Edition: Jill Platner
Crafting gorgeously organic shapes in her SoHo, NYC studio for nearly two decades, designer Jill Platner uses old-school artisan techniques to make modern jewelry that looks as good as it feels to wear it. The Massachusetts native moved to NYC to...
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CH Edition: 3sixteen
While it's becoming increasingly easy to tune out when clothing brands talk about heritage and craft, there are still some that warrant attention. At seven years strong, NYC- and LA-based label 3sixteen continues to set itself apart with a genuine...
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CH Edition: Good Fight Herb Co.
On a farm bordering the Hudson River, just north of Woodstock, NY in the quaint historic area of Germantown, herbalist Lauren Giambrone creates unique ointments and tinctures for a variety of ailments using freshly picked herbs from her garden and...
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CH Edition: Outlier
Two cyclists on a mission "to make stylish garments for a world where your bike is your favorite means of transportation," Outlier began in 2009 with an impressive pair of tailored pants. With a seemingly Midas touch, every garment or accessory...
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