Author Archives: Nick

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

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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

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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

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Ledbury Willowick Plaid Shirt

While browsing the latest shirts from Ledbury, I was predictably drawn to the red, white and blue color combinations. Those three colors account for likely at least 75% of shirts I write about. So while I wanted to highlight the … Continue reading

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Short’s Treetops Shandy and Power of Love

When Short’s announced Heineken (through Lagunitas U.S. Holdings) had purchased a 19.99% stake in the Northern Michigan brewery on Thursday, I wasn’t the least bit surprised. Michigan always seemed like the next logical place for big beer to purchase its … Continue reading

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Chubbies Flat Front Fleets

Chubbies has always been a brand dedicated to maximizing fun. The wild designs, the short inseam and the clever marketing are all the evidence you need. The elastic waistband was further proof. But all of that fun tended to relegate … Continue reading

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Mott & Bow Kent Oxford

Mott & Bow has had your bottom half covered for a few years now with its well-priced, quality denim. Now it has the top half covered as well with the launch of its Kent Oxford.

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The Five Best on East Dane: Thomas Mason

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

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Mill City Fineries Amore Seersucker Bow Tie

Portland brought us the Trail Blazers and a history of blowing top draft picks. It brought us a sign of where craft beer could go. And ultimately it brought us one of the newest bow ties from Mill City Fineries, … Continue reading

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Relwen Airtex Madras Shirt

Like so many brands these days, I discovered Relwen on Huckberry. Because Huckberry lives in just a slightly different realm than Great Lakes Prep, there are a lot of brands featured on the site that I don’t typically run across. … Continue reading

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