Jack Bauer isn't the type of man that signs his name on things (would you really want to ask him for delivery confirmation?), but if there was ever a situation he couldn't solve with bullets - he would fix it with a Tuff Writer tactical pen. It's a pen (so it obviously writes on things), but it's also a stylus and ... continue reading
It's an unfortunate fact of life that cool material doesn't always come cheap. Because we can't all have jobs that other men would die for, some of us have to suit up for the 9-5. While the CXXVI bottle opener necklace is awesome, it doesn't really work Mon-Fri because you're not Johnny Depp (we won't tell your girlfriend ... continue reading
After Nice Laundry launched their Spring/Summer 2014 collection, they sold out of things within 24 hours. Now that they're are back in stock, grab as much as you possibly can before they're long gone. Check out their "Sock Drawer Makeover", which is 18 pairs of fresh, high-quality socks for $99 with free shipping, a fraction of the price you'd pay elsewhere. Plus, they'll recycle all of your old socks for free--whether you're a Rebel or a Prepster, that's some Spring Cleaning you'll actually do this year. Cool Material readers can receive a special, limited-edition bonus pair with their first order. ... check it out
Every once in a while, the only therapy that works is freeing your inner rock star. If you happen to be one of the few plagued with the inability to dust fannys, your only option is to upgrade your wardrobe. Try as you might, you'll never be able to pull off spandex or a shiny scarf, so you have to keep it minimalistic. ... continue reading
If you're counting down the minutes until you can get your hands on an iPad you can fill some of that time checking out cool iPad accessories like the Vers Audio iPad Wood Case. Hand-made from solid hardwoods and bamboo with steel reinforcement it protects the iPad without adding too much heft. The case features openings ... continue reading
Remember when writing in journals meant you could record your private thoughts to go back to later and the whole internet wasn't commenting on it? Journals aren't meant to be public record for one of 2 reasons: you're either not that interesting or you're going to get yourself in trouble. (Yes, potential employers ... continue reading
There are a lot of ways you can take your friends money, but gambling is the only way you can do it and have them thank you for it. That said, who can keep track of all the Hold 'Ems, Studs, and Montys without losing some grasp on the rules (or reality for that matter)? The Gambler Card Set is going to make that task ... continue reading
The 80s have made a strong comeback, so it's no surprise that the quintessential 80s cool guy sunglasses have too. The Oakley Eric Koston Frogskins Sunglasses celebrate Eric Koston joining the Oakley skate team. Featuring dark gray lenses and a subtle, yet distinct wood grain pattern and a EK logo, these Frogskins ... continue reading
"They don't make 'em like they used to" isn't just a complaint with quality, but style. Newer padlocks don't have the same distinction as the old lock and key style. While the classic padlock functions just fine, this hefty 3 pound lock also looks great on your desk as a paperweight or a bookend.
To go with your collection of bicycle inner tube belts check out Rebicyclist Tire Belts. Each belt made by environmentally conscious bike enthusiast Julien Jaborska uses different types of tires for unique looks. Choose a belt based on the type of bike you ride or based on the style, from completely smooth and tread-less ... continue reading
Handcrafted, eco-friendly products rarely come with a reasonable price tag. Shwood creates sunglasses from sustainably harvested wood, using precision technology and skilled craftsmanship. The wood is carefully manipulated, in an effort to showcase its natural properties. All models are accompanied by 100% UVA/UVB ... continue reading
Modern styling with vintage effects are key ingredients for Maison Martin Margiela's latest line of jewelry. Using brass and silver, the rings are brushed for a worn appearance. These details make up the difference between ordinary men's rings and what we've come to expect from the elusive Belgian designer.
Tom Cruise in Top Gun is the epitome of cool when it comes to sunglasses. Aviators were first created by Ray-Ban for the military (hence the name) and were so popular that many pilots continued wearing them after they were discontinued. Ralph Lauren gave the classic Aviators an upgrade by crafting the arms out of wood, ... continue reading
Sometimes it's hard for us tough guys to express our feelings, especially on mushy holidays like Valentine's Day. But even under the cold, metallic exterior of Robocop beats a warm heart. The message is simple, but effective: Part man. Part machine. All Yours. The Robocop Valentine let's your lady know that even though ... continue reading
There are few pairings more unconventional than a man and a candle (except maybe Lady Gaga and clothing). Being a man and owning candles is a tightrope that few men can walk. You either end up with something that smells like patchouli or Bath & Body Works and you're already going to have enough "lesser of two evils" ... continue reading
The handful of magazine subscriptions that are still in publication deserve a bit more dignity than a pile under the coffee table. After all these are the best of the best... GQ, Esquire, okay and that one we just read for the articles. The Float Magazine Rack organizes 12 of your favorite magazines and puts them on ... continue reading