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Refinery29's Save Fashion Pop-up
by Maggie York-Worth Aimed at rejuvenating gloomy retail, the second edition of Save Fashion brings a curated mix of designers to NYC's Nolita neighborhood at recession-friendly prices for 10 days starting this Thursday. With an impressive line...
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Top Fall Shoes For Men
With as many choices for male fashion as there are for the ladies these days, filtering through the bounty of options can be difficult. But not to worry: from dapper leather boots to classic canvas sneakers, our friends at Refinery29 have put together...
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Bowoo Guitar Cases
by Megan Baldwin After being fed up with the lack of variety in guitar cases, Bowoo, a newly established, Brooklyn-based brand, decided to take the problem into their own hands by putting their own spin on the accessory. Bowoo updated the classic...
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Floto + Warner Beacon Lamps
by Sarah Moroz Floto + Warner really know how to light up a room with their original creations. Their past project was both good-looking and sustainably made from recycled materials. Their current project involves a cheeky take on the natural world...
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Deluxe Honeydrop Teas
by Natalia Rachlin With flu season just around the corner, it's time to stock up on fluids that will leave you feeling good and sipping pretty. Founded by David Luks (aka Deluxe), Honeydrop was just launched this week, as an alternative to all...
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Second-Hand Chandeliers x Floto & Warner
Sculptors/photographers/all-around creative cats Floto + Warner have discovered a bright new idea in re-purposing cast-off keepsakes. Their brilliant new Pendant light is crafted almost entirely from recycled and second-hand necklaces and pendants...
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Refinery29 Fall/Winter 2008 Playlist
After a long wait, our friends at Refinery29 bring us their latest seasonal playlist. If you're like us, as the sun begins to set earlier and earlier, you start to become a bit of a homebody and listening to music is a big a part of that. So...
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Chronicles of Never Sunglasses
by Max Berlinger Former Ksubi designer Gareth Moody has his hands full these days. Not only is he hard at work on his ready-to-wear line Chronicles of Never, he's also about to debut his newest pet project: sunglasses. The term "shades"...
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BillyKirk x Ryder Robison Notebooks
by Max Berlinger One of our favorite local leather accessories companies, BillyKirk, is moving into the world of books with their latest endeavor, a collaboration with Norwegian-born renaissance man Ryder Robison. The limited-edition notebooks are...
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Mexican Summer Record Club
By Gabriel Bell Mexican Summer, a new boutique music label offers the latest titles by contemporary, cutting-edge artists in big, beautiful vinyl wrapped in big, beautiful album jackets. Pressed in limited runs of 500 to 1,000 copies each, Mexican...
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Phillip Toledano's America: The Gift Shop
by Gabriel Bell After eight years of government that's left a sizable chip on America's shoulder, it's no big surprise that George W-era memorabilia isn't exactly flooding the market. Enter Cool Hunting favorite, photographer Phillip...
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Pas de Deux: New Women's Boutique from Odin
by Christene Barberich Owners of Odin and Den boutiques, Eddy Chai and Paul Birardi, are building out further, breaking ground today on their first shop just for the ladies. Called Pas de Deux, the petite boutique is right next door to Odin and offers...
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Bond Age Collection at Oak
by Nicole Schlomann Fashion's love affair with the bold graphic look of bondage finds its latest expression in a project curated by NYC boutique Oak. To celebrate Fashion Week, Oak has invited some of its favorite local designers, including indie...
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New Monument Artist-Designed Snowboards
by Allison Sparkuhl The countdown to winter has already begun and to kick things off, here's something powdery fresh, Monument Snowboards (or MNMNT as it's known) launched their new site, bringing together an avalanche of brilliant artist...
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Confettisystem Party Supplies and Jewelry
by Nicole Schlomann Pals Julie Ho, Nick Andersen and Karlo Bello enjoyed decorating their friends' parties so much, they decided to create party goods of their own. Their line Confettisystem takes classic celebration staples and putting a stylish...
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Pony Attack Tees and Totes
by Annie Dolmatch Playful T-shirt and tote-maker Pony Attack has just launched their own e-commerce site, letting Pony boys and gals get the goods from the comfort of their own homes. Highlights of the online lot include the Technicolor Dreamcat...
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Grizzly Bear Artist-Designed Tees
If listening to the new album on repeat isn't enough, now fans have a new way to show their affection for Grizzly Bear with the release of two new t-shirt designs, available next week, by artists J. Penry and Brendan Donelly. Penry is known...
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Skinny Vinny Bags
by Nicole Schlomann Product designer turned bag maker, Vincent Lai founded his line of stylish totes and messenger bags in 2007 and calls it "Skinny Vinny," a nickname that his friends tease him with. Lai crafts bags that use architectural...
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Eight Clear-framed Sunglasses
by Piera Gelardi See-through specs have been popping up everywhere lately and old-school opticians Moscot recently released their limited-edition Nebb style inspired by fashion designer Chris Benz. These translucent shades comes in hues of cornflower...
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Safety First: Bulletproof Looks for D.C.
by Gabriel Bell Don't know if you heard the news, but the gool ol' Supreme Court of the United States has legalized handgun sales and possession in the District of Columbia. Given the already high crime rate and D.C.'s long history of...
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Gram Design Sneaker/Boots
by Naomi Nevitt When is a sneaker more than a sneaker? When it's a boot, too. Stockholm-based footwear label Gram Design has crafted a kicker that's just that: part city sneaker, park hiking boot. With a focus on clean lines, subtle humor...
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Tiny Vices Books
by Gabriel Bell We've gotten lost in photographer Tim Barber's online gallery, Tiny Vices, more than we probably should. Carefully edited and simple to use, Tiny Vices does a great job of introducing readers to an entire clique of visual work...
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For Office Use Only x United Bamboo Post-Its
by Jason Wilson Typically, a pile of Post-Its is about as fetching as the office partition they're stuck to. Luckily, our friends at United Bamboo have teamed up with design firm, For Office Use Only, to transform the hoary cube into a cubicle...
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Spring Bags for Guys
by Jason Wilson and Piera Gelardi This season, our friends at Refinery29 gathered 15 favorite bags for guys with traditionally boyish shapes, many of which have been updated to maximize function and storage while still looking good in transit...
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