Author Archives: Nick

The Five Best on East Dane: Topo Designs

Every couple of weeks I’ll take a look at the five best things on East Dane at the time, each time choosing a different theme. East Dane is one of the best shops on the web for clothing and accessories, compiling a … Continue reading

Posted in The Five Best on East Dane | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Southern Proper Richard Quarter Zip

Quarter zip season has arrived unseasonably early in Michigan this year. Even before August was out, temperatures were dipping into the 40s after dark. Things appear to be warming up here over the next week but it’s only a matter … Continue reading

Posted in Sweatshirts | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Oxford Pennant Midwest Pennant

As important is clothes are to style, they’re not the only aspect of it. Style transcends cloth and incorporates other areas such as home design. What’s outside your closet is as important as what’s in it.

Posted in Decor, Made in USA | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

The Five Best on East Dane: Cole Haan

Every couple of weeks I’ll take a look at the five best things on East Dane at the time, each time choosing a different theme. East Dane is one of the best shops on the web for clothing and accessories, compiling a … Continue reading

Posted in Shoes, The Five Best on East Dane | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Odd Side Passion Juice

If you ask the experts the fruit trends of 2017 seem to be watermelon and coconut. And I wouldn’t say they are wrong, but I think they’re missing the impact passion fruit has had on craft beer. Likely due to … Continue reading

Posted in Saturday Sip | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

WarPigs Lazurite

Copenhagen is a city at the top of my list for visiting. It’s a town known for excellent food and, more recently, excellent beer. Those are always two strong considerations when I make plans to visit somewhere. But with a … Continue reading

Posted in Saturday Sip | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on WarPigs Lazurite

The Cordial Churchman Eric Bow Tie

Madras is a staple summer fabric, but in the right form it can transition to other seasons as well. For instance the lightweight nature of the fabric, which would make no sense to wear as a shirt in the winter, … Continue reading

Posted in Bow Ties, Made in USA | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on The Cordial Churchman Eric Bow Tie

Sanborn Canoe Co. J.A. Latsch Canoe

I’ve always made a point to make sure the products I highlight are attainable to my readers. There is nothing more frustrating than the magazine pitching a $200 t-shirt. But from time to time there are some grail level finds that, … Continue reading

Posted in Accessories, Made in USA, Midwest Monday | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on Sanborn Canoe Co. J.A. Latsch Canoe

The Five Best on East Dane: Levi’s

Every couple of weeks I’ll take a look at the five best things on East Dane at the time, each time choosing a different theme. East Dane is one of the best shops on the web for clothing and accessories, compiling a … Continue reading

Posted in Pants, The Five Best on East Dane | Tagged , | Comments Off on The Five Best on East Dane: Levi’s

J.T. Spencer Anchor Belt

At work it is safe to say that I have established myself as the guy with all the different belts. Apparently it is strange to have more than a simple brown belt to wear every day. I’ve always used belts … Continue reading

Posted in Belts | Comments Off on J.T. Spencer Anchor Belt