Take a Stance Against Boring Office Style

Used to be, in a conservative business environment, if you wanted to inject some style and uniqueness into your navy blue and charcoal gray 9-to-5 existence, the only way do that was with a tie. Maybe a pocket square if you could pull it off. Now you can safely bring your...
Posted On 07 Apr 2011

Crocs Leave the Kids and Kitchen and Hit the Streets with Their New Sneakers

You know Crocs as the rubber, latex and “Croslite” containing back-strapped clogs so popular with kids and certain red-headed Italian celebu-chefs. Well now they are taking their super-lightweight footwear and throwing a top and back on them, creating their new line...
Posted On 04 Apr 2011

R.I.C. Premium Tee Three-Packs to Cover Your Six-Pack

I get pitched a ton of t-shirt companies. So when the guys at R.I.C. (Rich In Clothing), hit me with the usual “you gotta try our shirts” pitch, my eyes glazed over and I tuned out. Until the samples arrived. Now I’m hooked. At just 6 ounces of super lightweight...
Posted On 30 Mar 2011

Time to Upgrade Your Sport Watch: Casio ProTrek and Edifice Black Label

Last week at BaselWorld, Casio unveiled their new ProTrek series and introduced three new watches to their Edifice Black Label collection. So now is the time (get it?) to upgrade your watch collection, and add a weekend sport piece. The ProTrek (pictured left), takes all the...
Posted On 28 Mar 2011

ReALIzing Muhammad Ali

When the Greatest of All Time wants a sculpture commissioned, he doesn’t want an ordinary bronze statue. He wants, and gets, one of the most unique sculptures of all time. Take a look at this sculpture of Muhammad Ali, commissioned by his wife from artist Michael Kalish....
Posted On 28 Mar 2011

Trouble Sleeping? Try Snoozing on a $33,000 Mattress

They say that since we spend a third of our lives in bed, you shouldn’t skimp when it comes to spending money on all things sleep related. Now I’m all for going higher end when it comes to thread count and mattresses that either conform or let me dial in my choice of...
Posted On 22 Mar 2011

Spring Broke Sale: Today Only, Save Up to 60% on Over 50 Popular Clothing Lines

If you were thinking about buying something from one of the indie clothing lines that populate the Interwebs like ever-propagating rabbits, today is your day. Our buddies over at IamTheTrend.com have gathered over 50 of the most popular and up-and-coming brands, and put together...
Posted On 21 Mar 2011

Spring Style: Straw Fedoras

That familiar and comfortable baseball hat you’ve been wearing every weekend since college? It may be fine for a workout at the gym, but for an outdoor spring or summer event, leave it in the closet. It’s time to upgrade your poolside wardrobe with a straw fedora from...
Posted On 15 Mar 2011

Phosphor Reveal: Timepiece as Conversation Piece

What happens when you cross digital technology with micro-magnetics and throw in a whole lotta bling? You get a watch that will catch eyes, turn heads, and start conversations. The new Reveal from innovative watchmaker, Phosphor, uses their proprietary Micro-Magnetic Mechanical...
Posted On 11 Mar 2011

Save Your Pull Tabs… Cure Cancer

The next time you and your buddies knock off a few six packs while watching the game, make sure you save the pull tabs — those little aluminum tabs you pop to release the hoppy goodness — before you crush and toss. Because saving them just might help save someone from...
Posted On 01 Mar 2011