It’s time for another edition of The List, everyone’s favorite bimonthly roundup of, quite simply, the best men’s gear out there. And today, we’re covering rugged gear for early fall — seeing as we’re nearing October, it seems fitting … right? By now, maybe you’ve stored away your classic summer sneakers and are reaching for heavier layers, pieces with some texture and heft to them. That’s all GREAT in the opinion of this #menswear writer — I can’t wait to break out even more fall style essentials across the weeks ahead. With that in mind, let’s check out this edition of The List — feel free to shoot me a note on Twitter with any questions, comments, feedback … you know the drill. Here we go!
Wolverine Original 1000 Mile Roughout Boot in Amber Suede — $299.98
An incredibly great-looking boot from Wolverine. Man!
My, oh my. Wolverine
has done it again with a new take on the 1000 Mile Boot. The 1000 Mile Roughout Boot
in Amber Suede looks absolutely gorgeous, well-made and rugged. Nice work by Wolverine
back in Michigan, ehh?
Zodiac Super Sea Wolf 53 Compression Watch — $1,074.98
A truly expensive watch that truly backs up the price tag.
Taylor Stitch Crewneck Pocket Tee — $58
A classic pocket tee perfect for fall layering.
Astorflex Greenflex Rough Boots — $134.98
A perfectly made, tough pair of classic chukka boots for early fall and beyond.
As previously discussed in our See Now, Buy Now series, Astorflex gets it right with the Greenflex Rough Boots. These classic men’s chukka boots featured an updated tread sole and the type of color & texture to pair well with plenty of other fall style essentials.
Sturdy Brothers Everyday Belt in Chestnut — $80
A handsome leather belt that’ll look even better the more you wear it this fall.
Taylor Stitch Utility Shirt — $148
A uniquely textured, uniquely built shirt fit for fall layering.
Spiegelau IPA Glasses (Set of Four) — $32
The best way to enjoy your favorite IPA — right? Right.
While we’ve talked to this point solely about rugged menswear for fall, the season is also an excellent time to break out a rich, finely crafted IPA on a cool night — ehh? The Spiegelau IPA Glasses
are the perfect accessory for it.
Flint and Tinder Texas-Made Oxford in White — $89
A well-made, well-fitting white Oxford shirt never goes out of style — agreed?
Another entry in our See Now, Buy Now series in past weeks, this American-made Oxford
from Flint and Tinder
is crisp, thoughtfully constructed and wearable with everything from dark denim to olive chinos and a grey cardigan.
DSTLD Slim Jeans in Light Wash — $95
Slim jeans in a light wash are a unique change of pace from your typical dark blue or black denim.
So, you’ve got your American-made Oxford or your rugged Taylor Stitch Utility Shirt — what denim are you wearing? With their cool light wash and slim fit, these DSTLD jeans
are a unique change of pace from dark denim.
Ventus Black Kite B-01 Carbon Fiber Watch — $500
A sleek, strong watch that’ll work perfectly with plenty of fall style ensembles.
Outset Leather Grill Gloves — $20
Effective leather grilling gloves for all your outdoor cooking pursuits this fall.
Believe you me, fall is as good a time as any to fire up the grill at a tailgate or a bonfire — and these durable Outset Leather Grill Gloves
are a go-to accessory.
Line of Trade Machined Steel Bottle Opener — $23.20
A sleek and tailgate-ready bottle opener — just add your favorite beer.
Just as badly as you need durable grilling gloves for your next tailgate, so too do you need a handy, durable bottle opener
. Is it one of the best bottle openers
to buy this season? Well, it’s durable and it doesn’t look half-bad, so … yes.
Titanium EDC Essentials — $89
A crisply designed everyday essential that’ll keep everything you need in one place.
Thursday Boots Grizzly Wheat President Boot — $199
Handsome, durable boots that’ll break in quite well over time this fall.
Last but not least — these rugged leather boots from Thursday Boots are the ideal complement to fall outfits aplenty — particularly if you layer up with something like the Taylor Stitch Utility Shirt
OK, Style Guide readers — that’ll do it today for this rendition of The List! What was your favorite? Personally, I love the Taylor Stitch Utility Shirt
. At any rate, thanks for reading — stay stylish!