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Five Four Makes Style Easy

Five Four Makes Style Easy

Dressing well is an investment of money and time—or, at least it was before Five Four came around. Five Four is a men’s lifestyle brand whose mission is to make style easy and accessible. They do that by curating a monthly package based on your style profile and deliver 3-4 new items to rotate into your wardrobe. Plus, when you sign up today, you can save 50% on your first package with code COOLMATERIAL. Time saved. Money saved. Check out Five Four today and discover how easy it can be to keep your style on point.

9 Things Every Father Should Pass Down To His Son

9 Things Every Father Should Pass Down To His Son

You might not have a son yet, but there's a decent chance you will some day. Along with the life lessons and skills you'll want to teach him, there are certain material things that you should have to pass down to him. Some of these you may already have and cherish yourself, others you might want to consider purchasing soon. Each will leave a lasting impression on your kin.

Wear This: Work or Weekend

Wear This: Work or Weekend

This summer, think versatility. Ministry of Supply’s adaptable attire means you’ll be ready for morning meetings, after-work drinks, and weekend lounging. Pair their Gemini Dress Shirt, which is made with temperature-regulating fibers and stretch material, with their supremel...

The 10 Best Rums You've Never Heard Of

The 10 Best Rums You've Never Heard Of

Rum is synonymous with the Caribbean, but the islands aren’t the only producers in the game. Distillers around the world are creating sugar-based spirits with fantastic results. With unique water sources, weather, and spices, there are plenty of new flavors waiting to be discov...

9 Bizarre Effects of Prohibition

9 Bizarre Effects of Prohibition

When the 18th Amendment and the Volstead Act were put into place, clearly someone had to see there would be more than a few unintended consequences. Some of the effects are well-documented, like the rise of organized crime, others are not. Here are a few of the odd and surprising...

8 Books You Have to Read This Summer

8 Books You Have to Read This Summer

Summer book lists are often filled with mindless page-turners you can toss haphazardly in your beach bag. Why? Beach reads don't have to be easy and/or breezy; they just have to be good. If you're looking for some of the best books to read this summer, and you don't feel like gi...

8 Hidden Gems on Netflix You Need to Watch

8 Hidden Gems on Netflix You Need to Watch

Every month, it seems every lifestyle website on the planet releases a list of the things coming to Netflix. Hell, we do it, and it’s one of our most well-read columns. People love knowing what they can Netflix and chill to. But what about the hidden gems—those movies, do...

18 Graphic Novels Every Guy Should Read

18 Graphic Novels Every Guy Should Read

The days of graphic novels being relegated to superhero fanboys are long gone. Many are works of art that rival classic novels when it comes to story and structure. If the last time you read a picture book was when you were in some OshKosh B'gosh overalls, it's time to change tha...

The 10 Best New Things on Netflix This Month

The 10 Best New Things on Netflix This Month

June is a big month for Netflix fans, mostly because one of the streaming service’s most popular hits, Orange is the New Black, makes its triumphant return on June 17 to laptops, tablets, and television screens everywhere. But outside the obvious, there are some real stellar ti...

9 Modern Card Games That Don't Suck

9 Modern Card Games That Don't Suck

Your days of playing Go Fish are probably long gone, but that doesn't mean breaking out a card game during your next night of shared beers is a bad idea. Here are nine we recommend keeping in your closet to have ready when you don't feel like watching something on TV. f**kt...

6 Menswear Stores You Have to Visit in Tokyo

6 Menswear Stores You Have to Visit in Tokyo

Without properly studying a city for a considerable amount of time it would be too throwaway to produce a guide to the "Best Shops in Tokyo." In fact, we only spent a few days in the city, but those few days had a big impact on us. With so many cultures and crafts mixing side-by-...