Expertly faded jeans to wear any time of year — including right now.
One thing is clear to me as we kick off another edition of The List: To power through this last stretch of winter (hopefully!), you need the best men’s style essentials around, and you need to throw everything you’ve got at the season. We’ll start out by looking at a classic pair of slim men’s denim, and we’ll carry that approach through to one of the best men’s sweaters and naturally, men’s grooming essentials. You can get through the rest of winter, and you can do it in style — trust me. OK, happy shopping!
Flint and Tinder 1-Year Wash Jeans — $128
Slim men’s denim that works with your favorite menswear essentials.
If you’ve been on the hunt for a pair of slim men’s denim (or straight-cut men’s denim!) that you can wear anywhere, any time of year, look no further than the Flint and Tinder 1-Year Wash Jeans. They’re a personal favorite, and you’ll find plenty of reasons to wear ’em.
Bespoke Post Forge Box — $45
The well-crafted knife you didn’t know you needed.
If you scroll through the site often, you know that Bespoke Post boxes provide plenty of value on some of the best men’s style essentials around — and in this case, that includes the seriously handy Bespoke Post Forge Box.
Faherty Brand Reversible Sweatpants — $89
Slim sweatpants you can feel good about wearing outside the house (yes, seriously!).
If you’ve been feeling like you need some sweatpants that are actually stylish, and not sloppy, then these slim sweats from Faherty Brand (which are also reversible!) are the right way to go.
Finisterre Westray Crew — $132.98
A cozy-yet-stylish winter sweater is what you need now.
Check your thermostat — there’s a good chance it’s still bitterly cold out there. That’s where one of the best men’s sweaters comes into play, and that’s what makes the Finisterre Westray Crew so essential to your winter wardrobe.
Duke Cannon Thick 70 Body Wash Pack — $30
A full line of high-quality men’s body wash from Duke Cannon.
So, you might have noticed that Duke Cannon recently introduced a new line of body wash — the THICK High-Viscosity Body Wash, at that. It’s not your average shower soap — it’s available in rich scents and features expert quality. Add the whole pack to your list of men’s grooming essentials.
Taylor Stitch Western Shirt in Washed Denim — $125
Another durable piece of classic menswear from Taylor Stitch.
If you follow the blog on the regular, it’s no secret that we love the rugged menswear being made by Taylor Stitch. That includes this beautifully crafted Washed Denim Western Shirt, featuring an expert fit and durable fabric — wear it under the Finisterre Westray Crew, for starters.
Our Legacy Knitted Hat — $146
Channel your inner Daniel Craig in this stylish navy winter hat.
Every guy — yes, you included — needs one of the best winter hats to stay warm in style. Our Legacy, as luck would have it, knows a thing or two about crafting some of the best men’s accessories, including this minimal hat that calls to mind Daniel Craig in “The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo.”
Shoe the Bear Dalton Leather Chukka Boots — $161.98
Tough-yet-stylish leather chukka boots to wear all winter long.
No matter the season, a pair of the best leather chukka boots will take you far — it helps that these Shoe the Bear chukka boots are sleek, durable and ready to stand up to winter fabrics and textures.
Ecooking Face Cream — $34
One of your new favorite grooming essentials.
Keeping your face moisturized and hydrated is critical through the winter months — the Ecooking Face Cream (which I’ve recently tested) delivers on that aim quite nicely, and the packaging is pretty cool, too.
Mott and Bow Hooper French Terry Hoodie — $89
A casually cool, well-made hoodie from Mott and Bow.
You know that Mott and Bow makes some of the best men’s denim around … but did you know they’ve expanded into a full line of classic hoodies and sweatshirts? This stylish zip-up hoodie should become a new weekend go-to.
Peak Design Travel Trio (Huckberry Exclusive) — $420
Durable travel gear that’ll keep your EDC safe and sound.
Peak Design consistently delivers some of the best travel gear for men, and now, you can get an entire trio of the toughest men’s travel gear that more than lives up to that billing. Grab these pieces before you hit the road.
HELM Boots Holt Boots — $350
Remarkably tough-yet-sleek leather Chelsea boots.
You absolutely know what you’re getting with HELM Boots — the Austin-based brand makes some of the best men’s leather boots, and now, they’re crafting some of the best Chelsea boots, too. The V-shaped elastic is unique and eye-catching — these are a perfect pairing with your Flint and Tinder 1-Year Wash Jeans.
Wellen Mendo Flannel Shirt — $88.98
A rugged, classic flannel shirt to wear all winter.
Winter is far from over, and that means you need one of the best men’s flannel shirts in your wardrobe right now. The Wellen Mendo Flannel Shirt is one of the most sustainable and stylish options you can find now.
Tivoli Audio Model One Digital Speaker — $299.99
Upgrade your home audio system right away with Tivoli Audio.
There’s something to be said for curating a thoughtful life beyond menswear — a stylish home speaker like this one from Tivoli Audio can enhance a room and your listening experience, to say the very least.
OK, which of the above men’s style essentials are you splurging on (or saving on!) this week? Is it going to be a handsome speaker from Tivoli Audio, or perhaps something more classic, like the Flint and Tinder 1-Year Wash Jeans or the durable Bespoke Post Forge Box? For what it’s worth, you should also consider buying a stylish zip-up hoodie or perhaps a pair of the best leather chukka boots. The choice really is yours. Let me know what you’re picking up over on Twitter.