Piet Hien Eek prints famous artworks from Amsterdam’s Rijksmuseum onto flatpack plywood stools in his new project.
Jin Tiger, designer of Drink Beer Save Water , claims that he was “young and drunk” when the brand was first conceived. The Korean brand has had three seasonal collections under its belt, now presenting its fourth for Spring/Summer 2015. DBSW’s founding mission is to make clothing beyond looks that “spark conversations,” and its unique lineup of polos, button-ups, and t-shirts do just that
Find out what it would be like if the world was submerged underwater.
HUF presents a look at its selection of threads for Holiday 2014.
Update your crib with these awesome pieces of decor.
Alister Mackie, creative director of Another Man magazine and formerly of Dazed & Confused and AnOther , compiles over 300 photographs from Another Man’s archive for their new hardcover book, “Men’s Style Stories.” Dubbed a “scrapbook narrative [of] a stream of consciousness in fanzine form, chronicling the magazine’s recurring obsessions, characters, places and themes,” the book holds works by notable photographers like Alasdair McLellan, Willy Vanderperre, and David Sims who capture iconic moments created by the high fashion publication. Gracing the pages are none other than icon Kate Moss and some other cultural muses like Willem Dafoe, Ezra Miller , and Tom Ford . There’s been a lot of releases in fashion coffee table books lately, but this one steps it up a few notches
Marina Abramovic says she can’t wait to meet Emma Sulkowicz, the Columbia University student who’s carrying around a mattress until her rapist is expelled.
Today on the Daily Dispatch, a store in Canada disturbingly sells sexy toddler Halloween costumes, beer and meat are good for sperm production in men and an old guy dumps 200 Kg of porn in a public park. The Erotic Movie That Got A Drama Teacher Canned: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zKcXW-4gXss AskMen: http://www.askmen.com/ Follow us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/AskMencom Follow us on Twitter: http://twitter.com/#!/AskMen Follow us on Foursquare: https://foursquare.com/askmen Let us know know your opinions by commenting below!
COS , other than making incredibly simple, beautiful clothing , show a large amount of support toward the arts (remember this ?).
An artist took discarded Ralph Lauren dress shirts and turned them into roses.
Alcohol remains an enduring motif in the great American narrative. That’s probably because those that wrote it drank, and drank well — epitomized by the enduring symbol of the most sophisticated of drinking cultures: the bar cart. What follows is just one interpretation of how the home bar should look and taste
Just outside of Venice, Italy sits the town of Mellaredo, a fairly ordinary Italian town that acts as a pass through for those traveling in the region. It’s not a typical destination in these parts, unless you are a cycling enthusiast looking to discover the Sarto brand, a small family-run cycling production house that outputs some of Italy’s finest custom bicycle frames, many of them ridden in the biggest stages in world cycling. But you’ll likely never see a mention of Sarto on bicycle frames
Stockholm-based fragrance house Byredo introduce their first-ever hand cream in their lineup of perfumes, body care, and candles. Intended to be paired with a matching fragrance, the new hand creams come in three of Byredo’s best-selling scents: the Bal D’Afrique, Blanche, and La Tulipe. Byredo’s idea is to elevate an everyday ritual and add a pleasing and memorable smell to the experience
The 10-story-tall banner will be unveiled near the Quicken Loans Arena next week.
Ah, the weekend. From art installations at designer galleries to all-day brunch, there’s definitely some noteworthy happenings going on the next couple days. Fall is among us and we’re set for an exciting two-day vacation while the weather is still tolerable.
Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana found not guilty of tax evasion by Italian court.
This week on Aspire we’re taking a look at a real live hoverboard on Kickstarter, the smartest piece of luggage ever invented, and a few inexpensive products to help you upgrade your home. Welcome back to Aspire.
Makr , designers of leather goods, wallets, bags and other design-friendly items, recently released an update to their wall mounting plate hook.
With HBO and CBS’s recently announced streaming-only packages, many have speculated that the days of the pay-TV cable bundle is finally crumbling; but now that we’ve got what we want, will it really save us money?
160 pages of sketches, poems, and observations from the mind of Basquiat.
Check out the Fall/Winter 2014 collection from CMMN SWDN, a new brand created by Kanye West’s former head designers.
This Week in Culture: Ben Bradlee, the editor who presided over The Washington Post ‘s Watergate coverage, passed away; a pioneer photographer gets long-awaited recognition; Zach Galifianakis interviews Bradley Pits and the New York Times discovers aging is all in your head. Well, not really — but more than you probably assumed. …
« The Silence of Denali National Park » is a clip from the upcoming film In Pursuit of Silence, which explores our relationship with silence and the impact of noise pollution on our lives, which the World Health Organization considers a serious health threat . … Read More »
You may remember our brief preview of Donrad Duncan’s EFM — Engineered For Motion — which has finally made its formal debut this Fall/Winter 2014. Duncan, formerly of Victorinox /Swiss Army Apparel and MA.STRUM , brings his expertise in technical clothing to construct innovative menswear for EFM that’s just about as technical as it gets. The 50-piece debut collection consists of outerwear, knits, and pants, with features like stretch underarm inserts, light-reflective details at the cuffs and collars, and removable liners that allow for extreme comfort and mobility.
It is still a mystery as to why the iconic chain completely closed up shop around the country earlier this year.
Kim Kardashian talks about Kanye West’s style and what she thinks North might do later.
“A black and white voyage of hypnotic beauty” Dior Homme ‘s men’s fragrance gets a swish new film entitled “Genesis,” in the dramatic tradition we’ve come to expect from perfume promos. Following the story of one drop, this grand representation of the scent’s creation takes us from beginning to bottling in beautiful, abstract fashion with an impressive soundtrack to match.
The Kinfolk store is hosting a sample sale at its Williamsburg location.
Our Legacy presents its in-season SPLASH collection for Fall/Winter 2014.
Founded in 2009, Bunney by Andrew Bunney continues to explore the world of stripped back, easy to wear Sterling Silver basics, making jewellery for men a much less complicated affair. Here they create a set of one-off pieces for UK online store oki-ni .
Gear up for fall with choice designer goods over at Mr Porter.
Retrosuperfuture is hosting a sample sale at its New York location with discounts on rarities from past collections.
Our Legacy return with another range under the ‘ Splash ‘ label, a collection within a collection that explores current themes and new, more experimental styles. This time round, metallic bombers and pullover crew necks labelled ‘Light’ are the central pieces, around which we find abstract wildlife and leaf prints, worn-in cargo pants, casual button downs, clean white sweatshirts and zip up turtle necks as well as some fresh eyewear in round and rectangular styles.
The famous architect was asked a question that he didn’t like and he gave a brutally honest answer.
I happened to walk down East 71st Street between Lexington and Third Avenues a few days ago and noticed a new for sale sign at 169 East 71st Street. This Upper East Side brownstone is best known as the building where Holly Golightly lives in the 1961 film Breakfast at Tiffany’s
Taking a simple, familiar product and placing it in new context, the Japanese wing of old-school NYC brand Manhattan Portage make us rethink a perhaps forgotten friend. The ’90s bike courier favourite seems as relevant ever with the current taste for Cordura carriers, for their Fall/Winter 2014 collection, they serve up cross-body bags (some with text print bases and hexagonal patterns), roomy ruck-sacks, nylon-cotton totes and duffles (there’s of course a camo option here) perfect for travel.
Il y a deux semaines, nous avons eu le plaisir (le mot est faible) de visiter la toute nouvelle manufacture de Gaziano and Girling, fondée par les deux célèbres bottiers éponymes et installée dans la petite ville de Kettering au coeur du Northamptonshire, le berceau historique de la belle chaussure anglaise. C’est à l’occasion de cette visite passionnante, qui fera l’objet d’un reportage complet dans ces colonnes d’ici quelques semaines, que j’ai enfin eu l’opportunité d’admirer (et d’essayer pendant quelques
Joining forces once again, Topo and Woolrich create another all-American line. A selection of accessory styles, this time round we’re offered the Rover Pack – a small klettersack, Duffel and Zip Bag created using tough and durable Cordura nylon and Woolrich wool from one of the oldest operating mills. A range of colors include grey and green, white and navy as well as that Woolrich favourite, the buffalo check in black and white.
Maison Martin Margiela’s German Army Trainers and Common Projects’ minimalist sneakers are on sale right now at Oki-Ni. Use the code MID25 to take 25% off the listed price, and then after you buy, email the store and ask them to remove VAT (assuming you’re exempt from European taxes, of course). The discount code will bring the listed price down to about $300, and VAT removal will bring them to about $240. Probably the lowest price you’ll find at this point for something like the Achilles Lows and GAT high-tops .
Il y a deux types de routes que nous aimons par-dessus tout : celles qui servent à franchir les cols, et celles du réseau secondaire britannique. L’A93 qui relie Perth à Aberdeen – et se trouve également être la route la plus haute du Royaume Uni – est tout celà à la fois, une forme d’idéal en somme. Et le cadre me direz-vous?
Guinness The 1759 That holiday excitement of childhood Christmases isn’t gone — adults just get excited over something other than presents under the tree — i.e., seasonal alcohol. Why wouldn’t you get excited about Guinness The 1759, the popular … Read More »
On today’s episode of the Daily Dispatch, a teacher in Montreal, Quebec gets canned for having appeared in a film naked 40 years earlier, Kenny G protests in China and a woman in China has a week-long chicken binge after being broken up with. AskMen: http://www.askmen.com/ Follow us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/AskMencom Follow us on Twitter: http://twitter.com/#!/AskMen Follow us on Foursquare: https://foursquare.com/askmen Let us know know your opinions by commenting below!
Inspiration comes in many forms and for School/SS99 , it comes from the runway. The creative branding and strategy firm, founded by Victor Hayashida and Flavia Nogueira, was heavily inspired by Alexander McQueen ’s famous Spring/Summer 1999 runway show that brought a certain guttural savagery to the common fashion presentation (as shown in the clip below). For Hayashida and Nogueira, it was a lightbulb moment for the deliberate crossing of disciplines within their agency environment. School/SS99 explores various disciplines through their client work, whose roster includes big names like Moët Chandon and P&G.
By definition a dive bar has no definition. If you ask someone to define a dive bar, their answer won’t be about a dive bar it will be about their dive bar. Whether it’s the drab basement bar where they first sucked down a one dollar High Life, or some one-light-bulb hole in the wall where they continue to drink away the post-work hours, everyone’s vision of a dive bar is inherently personal.
Maison Martin Margiela add two new scents to their Replica lineup of perfume, one masculine and one feminine.
Our friends at Need Supply sent over a copy of the latest issue of their in-house magazine, Human Being . The journal explores the lives of various creative faces including artist Rafaël Rozendaal, it-girl Ana Kraš, product designers Chen Chen & Kai Williams , and many more.
The exhibition features « surreal and fantastic » works from throughout the Expressionist painter’s career.
Bleu de Chauffe team with France’s Andrée Jardin to produce the perfect leather care kit to ensure your carry essentials remain in prime condition. The custom canvas case, available in camel or navy , contains leather wax, two wooden applicator brushes, a large polishing brush and microfiber chamoisine. Bleu de Chauffe even put together a how-to video for you on how to use the kit properly. Watch below
This Week in Sports and Outdoors: San Francisco bans Lorde, jumping determines athleticism, Messi v Ronaldo (plus Suarez), the fight for Colorado rivers and more. … Read More »
Mike McParland, now 67, has been working at Webers Burgers since he was 16. An estimated 300,000 visitors stop into the grill on their way up and down Ontario’s Highway 11 — but it’s not because of the burgers
FUCT founder Erik Brunetti talks about the origins of his brand and the current state of streetwear.
This week In The Mail, we got some cold weather luxuries, handsome eyewear, commuting essentials and a fancy bag to carry ‘em all. Parabellum for #Heineken100 Canvas Tote Heineken kick off their 2014 #Heineken100 campaign looking to LA-based accessories label Parabellum. When the brand was challenged to use something different than leather, they produced their first-ever cotton canvas bag
The new issue of Human Being Journal features an interview with the co-founders of Common Projects where they talk sneakers and minimalist design.
Artist depicts villians like Leatherface and Michael Myers in designs from Hood By Air, Rick Owens, and many more.
Zoe Nathan , alongside her husband and business partner Josh Loeb, owns the Rustic Canyon and Huckleberry Café & Bakery . Her recently released cookbook, Huckleberry: Stories, Secrets, and Recipes From Our Kitchen , dishes secrets to making fantastic organic morning meals.
Posted to Instagram with the caption, « Straight Outta Congo. »
Haspel , originator of the seersucker suit, celebrate their 105th anniversary with fellow American brands in a special “Made in America” collection of exclusive items. Fittingly, seersucker plays a big role in the four-piece collection, from seersucker stationery to a leather bag with seersucker lining
Villa releases a series of satin jackets with Starter inspired by college basketball’s Big East conference.
Do you even fashion, bro?
Despite the explosion of new brands in the last few years, very few offer anything unique. That’s because most are started by enthusiasts – people who love men’s clothing, but don’t know how to make it, so they scout around for the same fabric suppliers and workshops that everyone else uses. As a result, we have dozens of companies at this point offering the same raw denim jeans, Macclesfield silk ties, and made-to-measure shirts.
If you are familiar with ROOTS , its likely due to their famous Olympic berets from the the 2002 Salt Lake City Olympics. You may also know the brand’s sweatpants and hoodies or fallen into the line through Drake’s OVO collaborative tour jackets
Blue tells Complex how he found success in the competitive world of street art.
When the sculpture melts, the artist says that it fills a room with « the beauty of a woman. »
New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz fronts the new lookbook for the KITH x Ones Stroke Genesis Collection.
The fastest-growing cosmetic surgery in the UK is repairing earlobes stretched out from plugs.
Launched in 2006, Thierry Lasry offers something a little flashier than your average, the French designer’s goal to make eyewear that “eclipses its basic primary function.” Handmade in France from pure acetate, we take a look at fives styles. Two heavyweight aviator models in either black and grey or blue and brown, the Rounded Glossy 101 combines contrasting frame and arms with a relatively subtle patterned acetate.
Ethan Ruan / Sina | Fendi Fall Winter 2014 Ethan Ruan attended the Fendi Un Art Autre Exhibition on 23rd October 2014 in Hong Kong. The Taiwanese artiste wore a speckled suit from Fendi Fall Winter 2014 for the event. 阮经天出席芬迪香港时装展览
I absolutely love real books as you can see from my packed bookshelves above. But what I’ve finally come to realize is that it’s really inconvenient to travel with them. They’ve also started to overtake my apartment. That’s why I was very excited to learn about Oyster which is a subscription based app that gives you unlimited access to over 500,000 eBooks in the Oyster Library for $9.95 a month.
Beoplay from Bang & Olufsen take the leap into portable audio with this compact bluetooth speaker. The A2, aimed at a younger, more tattooed audience, comes in three colors, black, green and grey, finished with a smart interchangeable grain leather strap. Weighing a reasonable 1.1kg, inside, 2 channels on either side of this flat package offer “a full stereo experience,” Bang & Olufsen’s Power Response Enhancement around the entire speaker pushes sound from every corner, promising “a True360 sound experience.” Up to 24 hours of playback time, one of the best looking speakers we’ve seen in some time
Sam Smith / Source: Tristan Fewings/Getty Images Europe | Pringle Of Scotland Fall Winter 2014 Sam Smith attended the MOBO Awards at SSE Arena on 22nd October 2014 in London, England. Sam Smith wore a black belted coated from Pringle Of Scotland Fall Winter 2014. Sam Smith / Source: Tristan Fewings/Getty Images Europe Not entirely a fan of this half belted coat, which is a bit wishy washy to be honest.
London retailer Goodhood highlights this season’s best offerings in a black-and-white lookbook titled « In Between Days. »
Scientists believe that the mummy had cancer and that the weed found with it was for self-medication.
More Alexander Wang for H&M noise as the pair release an interactive film paving the way for the November 6 release. A dark take on the project, the short features men’s and women’s collections modelled by familiar faces including Joan Smalls, Raquel Zimmermann, Wang himself and, erm, football player Andy Carroll. Continuing the sporting theme, superhero skills on display as Wang’s monochrome collection allows the crew to run through walls and perform all manner of gravity defying tricks and flips.
[two_third][dropcap]S[/dropcap]pend enough time with your dog, a house cat or stalking a deer and you get that thought: man, you’re a weird creature, but we’re not all that different — even if scientists tell us that our culture, morality and abstract reasoning sets us apart. Visit us on a Saturday ..
We imagined what would happen if our favorite artists worked with some of our favorite brands.
Andrew Garfield / JustJared Andrew Garfield attended the 2014 GQ Gentlemen’s Ball on 22nd October 2014 at IAC HQ in New York City.
Nouveauté sympathique lors du Salon de l’Automobile, la Jeep Renegade. Le premier petit SUV de Jeep souhaitant rappeler les codes ancestraux de la marque en les modernisant pour donner un physique typé. Des phares ronds, une calandre verticale à sept fentes, des passages de roue carrés, un pare-brise droit et des feux arrière reproduisant le motif en croix des jerrycans de la Willys de 1941.
A busy year for London’s Goodhood as they move home and introduce new pieces to in-house label, Goods by Goodhood . Here we get a peek at some fresh styles alongside some much-coveted labels such as Soulland , Norse Projects and Neighbourhood , the shots starring skateboarder Rory Milanes with photographer Samuel Bradley behind the lens. Check out the rather rude ‘LFT’ tee , sure to be sell out
Sam Smith / Source: Tim P. Whitby/Getty Images Europe Sam Smith attended the Xperia Access Q Awards at The Grosvenor House Hotel on 22nd October 2014 in London, England. The « Stay With Me » singer wore a grey windowpane, two button, notch lapel suit and white dress shirt, all from Ermenegildo Zegna.
Edwin ‘s adventurers, the FURTHER man-crew, head to Les Vosges, a scenic mountain region in Eastern France near the German border. With the Fall 2014 collection and “the Blitz TW, the office TYs and a couple of Polaris Buggies” for transportation.
Japanese label .efiLevol present their Spring/Summer 2015 collection, a light and relaxed foundation paired with a crisp and simple color palette. Under the title PIN-FU, the season offers a number of toned-down and practical pieces : a navy quilted mac coat, printed camel blazer, extended rib tan and pumpkin orange jumper and a selection of sharp, straight chinos