Classic Blazer, Old Macdonald Sunglasses at Oak

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Our usual Oak browsing resulted in a nice cheap-o pair of sunglasses for the man who wrecks everything. I have a couple pairs of sunglasses with sprung pins, but my problem is more with leaving glasses in my bag with my keys and all the extra stuff... and then finding my sunglasses have been scratched or damaged. If I pay $18 for a pair, though, I won't mind as much. Oak has several cheap pairs...

Chronicles of Never Origin of Light Sunglasses

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These are some curious shades, aren't they? Chronicles of Never's round-frame sunglasses have a unique frame design that makes them seem as if they've been cut out from cardboard and painted black. Flat and with an unusual rectangular effect at the temples, these sunglasses will create a bespectacled, bookish look... even though yours are tinted and you'll be in the sun, not in the library....

Oliver Peoples Introduces A Gregory Peck Frame

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Oliver Peoples Introduces A Gregory Peck Frame
In honor of the 50th anniversary of Harper Lee’s Pulitzer-Prize winning novel To Kill a Mockingbird and the Academy Award-winning performance by the legendary Gregory Peck as Atticus Finch, Oliver Peoples has debuted a very classic, very cool Gregory Peck frame.

The Pique Polo By Criquet

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The Perfect Pique By Criquet
Austin-based Criquet delivers us the 'Perfect' Pique polo, cut from 100% certified organic pique cotton that's not too heavy, not too thin...just right. At $55, the polo is part of Billy Nachman and Hobson Brown's vintage-inspired collection of fine-looking polo shirts; good for the golf course, good for the bar after the golf course.

Fatboy Putty By Tyson Kennedy

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Fatboy Putty By Tyson Kennedy
You name a grooming product Fatboy Putty and I'm interested. While it makes perfect sense to think the hair paste might comes from Fatboy Slim, in fact the putty comes via Tyson Kennedy, the lead singer of the Grammy-nominated band Steriogram and an award-winning hairstylist at Cutler Salon in Soho. The man knows how to multi-task.

Nudie Jeans: "This Blue Is Green" Collection

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Nudie Jeans is doing their bit to help the planet, and we're happy to see what they've got in motion. Similar to the Levi's WaterLess campaign, Nudie is trying to cut down on cotton waste that comes along with the jeans manufacturing process. Many of their jeans have been produced using a small portion of recovered cotton, and Nudie points out that the former waste is now recyclable, thanks to...

A Bathing Ape 2011 Summer Catalog

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A Bathing Ape's new summer catalog is out! I am intrigued by the cover--they have a gingham-shirted cover model looking fresh and ready to tackle hot weather. Is this shirt too twee, or is it what you look for when combating the summer heat wave? The BAPE catalog for 2011 should be available soon in stores and will include new product lines, news, recaps and more. Featured is the Baby Milo...

Gant by Michael Bastien Eyewear S/S 2011

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Has anyone out there had their eyes zapped by Lasik, but now they miss the good ol' days of wearing and choosing glasses? I used to dream of days when I would be glasses-free, but then I find myself looking and bookmarking all the good current eyewear collections for men and women, plus vintage. You can't have enough vintage! Gant by Michael Bastien eyewear is here, and it's complemented by all...

Swim Trunks From Aether Apparel

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Swim Trunks From Aether Apparel
With spring and summer on its way let's make sure to not overlook the swim trunk as the key element in our days spent having fun at the beach. Los Angeles-based Aether Apparel has provided a fine trio of upscale, yet understated swim trunk styles from their Spring 2011 collection.

Staple x Kinetics Timberland Chukka Boot

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I'm wondering if it's not just excellent photography that's drawing me in about these Staples x Kinetics Timberland Chukka Boots. Don't underestimate the power of good photos. If someone told me that were the case, I wouldn't even be surprised. A little texture on the top of the uppers, some foresty details like heavy stitching, and a matching hat make this Staple/Kinetics collaboration pairing...

New at Oak: Chambray Shirt, Electric Moto Jacket

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Oak finds! Oh, how fun. My weekly Oak stalking resulted in finding two nice "just in" pieces on the site: the Cold Method Navy Pieced Chambray Shirt, and the Electric Moto Jacket. One will be useful just as soon as it arrives at your doorstep (spring showers, unexpected gusty weather), and the chambray shirt can be worn on its own or layered come those cold-in-the-morning summer days that later...

ONA Union Street Camera & Laptop Messenger Bag

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The Union Street Camera and Laptop Messenger Bag for ONA's the kind you have to hide from your friend with the huge messenger bag collection, for obvious reasons. It's a bag you can easily justify; it's got a simple look to it that's matchable; it works for both cameras and laptops (together!); it's grime-resistant and you can fit your DSLR, a 15" laptop, and up to 3 accessories/lenses inside....

Balenciaga S/S 2011 at LN-CC

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As a Balenciaga fan, I'm always rubbing my hands together, looking forward to bits and pieces as they become available. While plain tees and jackets are easy to get for less, trying just a single high-quality piece could sway you. Take the new Balenciaga shipment at LN-CC, for example, which includes short and long-sleeved shirts, tees, and jeans to round out a sparse summer wardrobe. A plain...

The Swedish Army Belt

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The Swedish Army Belt
These all-around terrific deadstock belts, long ago standard issue for soldiers in the Swedish army, are not easy to find. But lucky for us the team at Inventory searched high and low and ultimately secured a small collection of the vintage - real vintage! - Swedish Army belts.

Ts(s) Summer Tweed Jacket

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Summer tweed? Don't mind if we do. While summer's a delight (especially when you're bogged down all winter in white stuff), some of us find it hard to look sophisticated when there are few elements in play. Gone are the interest-grabbing layers, the attention-getting coats, the sweaters, and the heavy leather shoes. Things are lighter, and everything counts for much more, style-wise. That's...

Levi's WaterLess Made in USA

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Levi's released an update of their WaterLess selvedge jeans, made in the USA, in 501, 505, and 511s. While Levi's jeans might not be go-to for you, they are worth reconsidering to give the planet some help without making a huge effort. If you're going to buy jeans anyway, have one pair be from Levi's WaterLess. Last year, the first WaterLess collection came out, which used 28% less water, and...

Tumi Traverso Eyewear

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Have you picked out your sunglasses for summer? Because that's important. If you're still on the fence about what you need to look good and protect yourself, this trio of stylish sunglasses from Tumi might do the trick. Billed as the Traverso Eyewear Collection ($235-$245), Tumi blends design with technology without losing an inch of style.

At Oki-Ni: Mr. Hare King Tubby in Salmon, Flag Shirt

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Another Mr. Hare King Tubby shoe to stare at on Oki-Ni, just in time for S/S 2011 lounging. The King Tubby from Mr. Hare has gone through a few adjustments since the beginning of the year, with a switched-up silhouette to make them more "creeperish," as Hare himself put it. They are slightly higher and have extra durability built in in the way of a rubber heel insert. Salmon skin uppers are...

The Air Newport Slip-On From Cole Haan

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The Air Newport Slip-on From Cole Haan
Give me a comfortable pair of slip-on shoes anytime - especially now that temperature is beginning to rise. If the slip-ons also happen to be super cool-looking, as is the case with the Air Newport from Cole Haan, all the better.

Han Kjøbenhavn DOC Eyewear S/S 2011

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I'm fairly certain that my eyewear collection is going to get pretty unmanageable, but when you have a chance to buy Han Kjøbenhavn DOC Eyewear S/S 2011? Who cares. The new season's sun specs are available in mega-dark tint, medium lenses, and clear as glass, so there's no way that you can make excuses about DOC not having the right pair for you--unless you're a fan of ambers or not a fan of...