How’s your month been? Tough to believe we’re barreling through August, ehh? Fear not — we’ve got #menswear shopping to slow down the rush of summer and bolster your wardrobe (and lifestyle) in the process. Yes indeed, we’re talking about the best gear to buy right now. This week’s entry in The List series here at the old Style Guide takes us into new territory. Namely, we’re talking one of the best coffee makers to buy now — as sold by Bespoke Post, of course — plus a stylish navy blazer and perhaps your new favorite sneakers. But wait, there’s more! Really, that’s just the tip of the iceberg. How we doin’? Keep up with my #menswear adventures on Instagram or Facebook — I look forward to hearing all about your purchases of some of the best men’s gear around … wink, wink.
Astorflex Softflex Sneakers in Peanut — $170
Sneakers that blend craftsmanship, sustainability and style in equal measure.
Ever find a pair of sneakers that exemplify somewhat rugged craftsmanship and yet also look pleasingly casual and laidback? That’s the Astorflex Softlex for ya.
Corridor NYC Stretch Blazer — $295.98
A uniquely well-crafted, durable and mobile blazer.
Some classic men’s blazers out there make you take a second look — such is the case with the handsome, refined and yet mobile Corridor NYC Stretch Blazer. Handcrafted in the Big Apple, it’s a one-of-a-kind men’s blazer to wear to close out summer.
Craighill Wide Wall Pocket — $32
A neat way to store small goods and everyday essentials.
The Craighill Wide Wall Pocket is at once a neat bit of craftsmanship and also something that’s so simple … it’s as if someone should have thought of it sooner. Cross another item off in your search for stylish men’s home goods.
Wally Walker Piuma Sneakers in Navy OR Stone — $109.98
Yes, more sneakers. But these ones blend unique style with affordability.
A pair of stylish, classic sneakers in multiple colorways being offered for a little bit more than $100? Too good to be true. Not so with these crisp, simple Wally Walker Piuma Sneakers.
American Giant Premium Crew Tee — $36.50
othing too fancy about a well-made T-shirt — just quality.
Are you familiar with American Giant? They get a ton of credit for American-made gear ranging from henleys to nearly indestructible hoodies, but there’s no question that the brand’s simple, classic Premium Crew Tee gets the job done.
Hudson Made Morning Shift Body Wash — $28
Add this body wash to your daily routine — it’ll pay off.
Looking and feeling your best during the day often starts with the steps you take to get ready — and I’d wager that you’re going to want to include this crisp, masculine Hudson Made Morning Shift Body Wash in your routine.
Lum-Tec Combat B31 Bronze Automatic Watch — $899.99
An extraordinarily durable, tough watch.
Folks, believe me when I say this — Lum-Tec does NOT mess around when it comes to durable, rugged watches — and the Lum-Tec Combat B31 Bronze Automatic Watch is no exception. Yowza.
Bruer Cold Bruer Slow Drip Cold Brew Coffee Maker — $69.98
An innovative, dependable coffee maker.
Ahh, yes. Here’s the upgraded coffee maker we talked about. Specifically, this Bruer coffe maker specializes in cold brew — all the better to have around as these last hot summer days roll on by.
Mott and Bow Graham Denim Shirt in Medium Blue — $61.98
A crisp, quality denim shirt from Mott and Bow — tough to top.
We talked just a few weeks ago on this site about Mott and Bow denim shirts — and that’s why this handsome, refined-yet-casual and stylish denim shirt makes this version of The List.
This Is Ground Mini Tech Dopp Kit 2 in Cognac — $169
Pack this durable “dopp kit: with everything you need on the daily.
Hauling your everyday carry can be a tall order — but the handsome, pleasingly rugged and easy-to-use This Is Ground Mini Tech Dopp Kit makes your mission a whole heck of a lot easier.
Morning Culture La Playa Blanket — $34.98
Don’t underestimate a blanket that feels cozy AND looks great.
Is there such a thing as a stylish blanket? Of course there is — the Morning Culture La Playa Blanket. For your next camping trip or bonfire, bring along the La Playa Blanket.
Abercrombie and Fitch Langdon Slim Jeans — $39
Clean, sharp and very affordable — that’s new denim from Abercrombie and Fitch.
Last but certainly not least — and because you need slim jeans to wear with your Mott and Bow denim shirt — we’re focusing on the latest, new-and-improved denim line from Style Guide favorites Abercrombie and Fitch. Affordable and easy to wear to your next rock concert.
OK, how’d we do today? I simply can’t get enough of, among other stylish men’s gear picks, the extremely rugged and durable Lum-Tec Combat B31 Bronze Automatic Watch. Let me know how we did in the comments below — and let me know if you’ll be picking up a piece … or two … or three.
Happy shopping and thanks for reading!