Tag Archives: Made in USA

Luxley & Bernard x CottonSnaps Sunglass Straps

It’s always enjoyable seeing two young brands collaborate. This time its longtime favorites Luxley & Bernard and CottonSnaps teaming up for some Midwest meets South style. The two have joined up to produce a couple pairs of limited edition Sunglass … Continue reading

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Social Primer Sea Island Pink/Green Repp Cotton Bow Tie

Social Primer has made a couple aspects of its bow ties trademarks. The reversible style is the most noticeable. Social Primer bow ties also tend to be made from silk. That second defining characteristic has been abandoned this season with … Continue reading

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Redbeard Brew Bars

There are beer showers and then there’s showering with beer. The first is going to leave you a lot messier than before. The second, though, is heavenly. Now I’m not talking about literally showering with beer coming out of the … Continue reading

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Chubbies The Freedoms

Hopefully yesterday’s dusting of snow was the last of it until next winter. The weekend gave us a glimpse of warm weather and firmly planted dreams of summer on the lakeshore in my head. There’s nothing quite like summer on … Continue reading

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Streaker Sports 1960 Forgotten Miracle Shorts

Grant over at Streaker Sports pretty much knows exactly how to take my money. At this point I just need to hand him a large sum of cash and have him send one of each new short that comes out. … Continue reading

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Blast From the Past: Shinola Runwell Watch

I’ve been thinking about Detroit a lot lately. I suppose it began when I finally got around to watching Anthony Bourdain’s Parts Unknown episode on the city. I was captivated by the people who aren’t willing to just let Detroit … Continue reading

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Bedford & Broome Hooper Bow Tie

Awhile back I ran a post on a bow tie brand,¬†Everett, I hadn’t heard of but was turning out bow ties that were an exception to the rule. It’s funny how quickly things can change. Last week I received an … Continue reading

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Kickstart: Gekks Sockless Liners

It’s only fitting to talk boat shoes today since Category 5 won the Brand Bracket. One of the major drawbacks of boat shoes is that they can become quite smelly rather quickly due to wearing them without socks. There are … Continue reading

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High Cotton Home Try-On

High Cotton was one of the first brands to focus solely on the cotton bow tie. Now they’re innovating again and setting themselves apart from the competition. In the veins of companies like Warby Parker, High Cotton has introduced a … Continue reading

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Over Under Clothing The Essentials Ribbon Belt

Back in the fall I was commenting to Mrs. GLP about how I could really use a few new belts. Flash forward a few months and I have now ran out of pegs to hang my belts on the belt … Continue reading

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