High-End, Pumped-Up Kicks

High-Tops are having a moment right now. No longer relegated to just schoolyards and gyms, this certain sneaker style has taken the footwear world by storm. With designers like Isabel Marant creating a work of art in the form of high-tops for women, menswear designers have taken note and created luxury sneakers that would make any shoe aficionado jealous. While the words “sneakers” and “luxury” don’t really go together, the following three designer brands have created high-end high-tops that are comfortable to wear every day, but edgy and fashionable to wear on a night out. Ditch your Oxford's and wingtips and style your next look with the following three picks. Pair them with some straight leg jeans and a t-shirt or be bold and channel your inner Justin Timberlake and wear them with your suit. With muted and monochrome colors, these pumped-up kicks will not have anyone wondering if you’re paying homage to the 90’s; the minimalist style and subdued colors assure the following high-tops will go great with any style and look.

TRON BLACK.GUNMETALAlejandro Ingelmo Tron Sneaker 

FerragamoSalvatore Ferragamo Stephen Leather High-Top Sneaker

Saint LaurentSaint Laurent  High-Top

Heritage Menswear Pieces Reimagined

There are certain menswear pieces which transcend generations and time to remain classic favorites of every man regardless of age or personal style. The following five brands have reimagined some of our favorite wardrobe essentials by adding creative fresh new takes on classic quintessential sartorial style. From the All-American blue jean to hand crafted leather goods, these five picks will surely become essential pieces to add to your personal wardrobe. Understated and made from quality goods, these picks are sure to last you a lifetime. Their mixture of vintage looks with modern style will allow you to wear them regardless of what is in style years from now.ix and match them with items you might already own to create your own personal reinvented classic look.

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Greats Brand - Wilson

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Ebbets - New York Black Yankees Cap

   

Williamsburg Garment Company - Hope Street Jean

Todd Snyder x Champion- Pocket Sweatshirt

 

Beach Getaway Essentials

While you may have graduated from college and Spring Break has become a long-lost memory, it doesn't mean you can't book a getaway to a warm and sunny beach during the spring. Getting away from the temperamental weather that comes with the spring season is the perfect excuse to book that beach trip. The following picks are perfect for a quick trip to the beach. Throw them in a bag and enjoy that mojito as you very well will be the best dressed in this beach attire.

GantRibbed Collar Oxford

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This half button-down, half popover Oxford is great for looking casual yet sharp at the same time. The sporty look of it makes it the perfect vacation shirt. Wear it to the beach or to a laid back dinner.

RivierasCotton Slip-On Shoe

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There is no excuse to wear flip-flops over the age of ten. Not only do they make you look lazy, but no one really is a fan of seeing other people's feet. Rivieras are the perfect beach shoe that can transition into everyday wear. The 1950's style make them ideal to wear poolside. The cotton mesh, which the shoes are made out of, make them lightweight and perfect to wash off if sand gets in them.

Warby ParkerJasper Sunglasses

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Finding the perfect pair of sunglasses is always a hassle, you never know which will fit. Warby Parker has made the hunt for the perfect sunnies into a problem of the last. You can pick out five pairs, try them out at home and send back the ones you don't want, or upload a picture of your face and try on their sunglasses virtually. Whichever method you choose, you're bound to find the perfect fit.

Saturdays NYCThomas Board Shorts

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This surf wear styled NYC store gets it right every time in nailing beach ready apparel. These shorts in a solid monochromatic tone flatter any body type. There's a reason why so many brands copy the 1960s style board shorts, they work perfectly on anyone.

Portland General StoreVictory Moisturizer With SPF 15

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Made specifically for a mans face, the Victory Moisturizer is light and perfect size to keep in your bag . What's best of all is that it also protects your face from the harmful rays that can age your skin with DMAE that tones and firms your skin. This product is completely natural and devoid of harmful chemicals.

Cole Haan x Fragment Design Footwear

Cole Haan and Nike's partnership on the LunarGrand collection, one that fused Nike's Lunarlon foam cushion soles with Cole Haan's footwear, which lead to a widely successful line that was worn by every style savvy footwear aficionado this fall, is back again with a third collaboration. This time Cole Haan expanded its collaboration with Fragment Design's Hiroshi Fujiwara to bring three new wingtip's and loafers into the collection. The LunarGrand collection is a great way to wear traditional style shoes that our parents and grandparents would wear but with a pop inspired touch of color. The sole is made from Nike's lightweight foam cushion, which means that if you're constantly on the go you'll never have a problem of your shoes killing you, making them the perfect pair of shoes for trekking across the city while looking great. So ditch those trainers and uncomfortable wingtips that leave your heel in agony, and head to your closest Cole Haan store now, the last Hiroshi Fujiwara designed Cole Haan spectator wingtips were such an instant success that designs were up for grabs online for almost four times the original price. The line is set to launch January 25th in Japan and February 6th in the US.

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