Marion Olive Boot by Helm Boots

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Helm Boots is a small company that takes pride in making all of their wares in the United States using classic American made Horween Chromexcel leather, brass eyelets and Blake Rapid Stitch construction. The choice of olive green is unusual in a boot like this, but it works well with the white pinstripe across the sole and red…

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The Art of Manliness

The Art of Manliness Book

The Art of Manliness is a book by Brett and Kate McKay – the couple behind the fantastic and hugely popular website of the same name. The book is an essential read for any modern gentleman, it’s also a fantastic gift for friends of the XY persuasion. Contained within the 288 pages is some genuinely…

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Mountain Light Boot by Danner

Mountain Light Boot by Danner

The Mountain Light Boot by Danner was first introduced in 1979, many consider it the finest modern hiking boot ever made so when Danner set about recreating it for a re-release, they built it to the exact same specifications, down to the type of leather used and embossed logo on the ankle. Each boot is…

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REV’IT! Rodeo Boots

REV'IT! Rodeo Boots

The new REV’IT! Rodeo Boots are another welcome addition to the growing collection of protective motorcycle gear that can be worn on or off the bike – with the casual observer being none the wiser. Designed to evoke the look of vintage military footwear, each pair of Rodeo Boots is made from Apache batido cowhide…

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Persol 649

Persol 649 Sunglasses

Persol was originally founded to produce military-grade eyewear for pilots, as you might imagine the Italian version of aviator sunglasses looks a little different to the designs from Britain, Germany and the USA. The Persol 649 has polarised lenses and brown tortoiseshell acetate frames, the build quality is amongst the best you’ll find anywhere in…

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Mohawk Motorcycle Boots by REV’IT!

REVIT-Mohawk-motorcycle-Boots

Motorcycle boots can be a difficult thing to buy, often people are forced to compromise between safety and aesthetics – but every now and then a boot comes along that ticks both boxes. For me, the new Mohawk by REV’IT! is just such a boot. Its design is influenced by the classic Red Wing 877,…

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Maple Motorcycle Jeans

Maple Motorcycle Jeans

My trusty pair of Maple Motorcycle Jeans have now been worn on 4 continents, on a wide variety of motorcycles, on an even wider variety of terrain. One of the reasons they’re my defacto riding jeans is because they don’t actually look like motorcycle jeans – they were designed by the London-based company Satish Tailor…

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Mojave Leather Guitarist Wallet

Mojave Leather Guitarist Wallet

This is the Mojave Leather Guitarist Wallet by Whipping Post, it’s a classically styled minimalist wallet for those who like to avoid excessive pocket bulge – and rather uniquely it includes a small guitar pick holder, just in case you’re called upon to woo a member of the fairer sex. Each of these wallets contains…

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Clash Jacket by Roland Sands Design

RSD Clash Jacket

The Clash Jacket by Roland Sands Design is a new offering from the Californian company, it’s a retro-syled leather jacket that wouldn’t look a whisker out of place in 1962 – until you look inside and see the armor ready shoulder, elbow and back protector pockets. Each Clash Jacket is made from hand finished, washed…

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