Filson

14 Dec 18

It’s that time of year again – the 2018 In Eastern Time Gift Guides are here. Here’s a selection of the best gifts for him.    WORK A.  Ole Mason Jar – New Blue Multi Plaid Sport Coat ($650) B.  Hudson Sutler – Chatham Wayfarer Garment Bag ($125) C.  M. Gemi – Fiocco Loafer ($278) D. Billy Ried […]

14 Dec 18
BroBible

What’s up, BroBible? You might notice that my weekly ‘Things We Want‘ gear guide for men got a makeover this week. The new look design is meant to fit more with the style of my daily Everyday Carry Essentials features. In this new format, I’ll be featuring a handful of standalone items interspersed throughout grids […]

14 Dec 18
History of a House Museum

YOU ARE HERE -> CHRISTMAS 1856 While statesman Henry Clay had not been home at Ashland for many Christmases due to Congress being in session, once son James and his wife Susan Clay come to Ashland in the 1850s, we begin to get details of how Christmas was celebrated at the estate. James had rebuilt […]

14 Dec 18
The Style Guide

Ladies and gentlemen, loyal Style Guide readers, … happy Friday. To start things off, let’s talk about the amazing Viberg Service Boots as shown above, perhaps one of the best pairs of men’s leather boots on the market… and maybe, on the planet?? That’s the case, for me. And if you follow me on Instagram, you know I love […]

14 Dec 18
Travel

Water-repellent, abrasion-resistant 1,000-denier nylon
Double layer over bottom for increased durabilit
Two large exterior pockets. Interior slotted patch pockets

14 Dec 18
Travel

YKK solid brass zipper closure custom cut at Filson with storm flap for added security
4 stow pockets, 2 interior dividers, 1 interior slotted pocket, 2 interior utility pockets, 1 interior patch pocket
Made with abrasion- and water-resistant fabric, with Tin Cloth bound seams for added durability

12 Dec 18
BroBible

In this roundup of the best everyday carry essentials around we’re lookingat some stylishly rugged gear characterized mostly be earth tones. In the strictest definition, ‘Earth Tones’refers to any color which has some element of brown in it. Now, all of the everyday carry gear below isn’t an earht tone color but most of it […]

11 Dec 18

The weather in mid-November was getting really close to perfect. There was a slight chill in the air and the sun gave off enough warmth to keep everything in the garden comfortable. Quite a contrast from the past month. October was characterized by fluctuating temperatures, sometimes 15 degrees hotter than historical averages. Oh, and two hurricanes. And they say global warming doesn’t exist…

10 Dec 18
bourbonveachdotcom

Tennessee whiskey is different from Bourbon because they filter the new make whiskey through the “Lincoln County Process”. This “Process” is a tall vat of sugar maple charcoal that filters out some of the vegetable oils and other compounds and “mellows” the whiskey before entering the new make into a charred barrel. It is called […]

09 Dec 18
The Movie Experience Blog

Film franchises are often defined as a collection or series of films revolving around the same character/characters or different stories contained in the same fictional universe. Studios often use intellectual properties in order to capitalise on existing popularity, such as in the Universal Monsters movies of the 1930s, which saw famous works like Bram Stoker’s […]

09 Dec 18
The Movie Experience Blog

Introduction In this essay, I will examine the elements of the Alien franchise that have made it popular, long lasting and profitable. I will also consider which of these elements are key to making any franchise successful. What is a Film Franchise? As the film industry has become more commercialised, studios have begun looking for […]

08 Dec 18
Natalie in the Northwest

1. Large Candy Bento Box: I can’t get enough of Sugarfina… they make such delicious treats and package everything so beautifully! When I saw this bento box with a collection of cocktail-themed sweets, I knew they would be a perfect gift during the holidays! The box includes: Single Malt Scotch Cordials, Maple Bourbon Caramels, Bourbon […]

08 Dec 18
Daily Republic

Filson, beloved heritage brand and maker of indestructible outdoor gear, will re-proof your oil-finished outerwear and travel bags for years more of rugged use. Bring your road-worn waxed cotton item, and Filson will refinish it with their special paraffin-based wax while you peruse their new Fall collection. Workshop is $10 a person. Includes a spiffed-up […]

08 Dec 18
McNaughton

Filson, beloved heritage brand and maker of indestructible outdoor gear, will re-proof your oil-finished outerwear and travel bags for years more of rugged use. Bring your road-worn waxed cotton item, and Filson will refinish it with their special paraffin-based wax while you peruse their new Fall collection. Workshop is $10 a person. Includes a spiffed-up […]

08 Dec 18
BroBible

Call it a blessing, call it a curse, but I know this much about myself: I’m an over-thinker by nature. I take pride in going above and beyond. I’ve been called “extra” by friends, family, and co-workers more than once and, occasionally, that gets me in trouble. When that happens, I’m reminded of a lesson my […]