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G-SHOCK GMW-B5000TVA-1 Watch

G-SHOCK GMW-B5000TVA-1 Watch
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G-SHOCK’s limited-edition version of its GMW-B5000 wears “Titanium Virtual Armor,” laser-etched with blueprint-style text descriptions for a mech-inspired look. It has a metal case with diamond-like carbon coating, a sapphire crystal, Super Illuminator lighting, and Bluetooth connectivity. We love the red accents.

Timex T80 x Space Invaders Watches

Timex T80 x Space Invaders Watches
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8-bit gaming fans will dig these retro-style Timex watches with pixel artwork and sound effects from the arcade classic Space Invaders. They have an old-school green-gray LCD screen with Indiglo lighting and 24-hour chronograph, alarm, and month/day/date functions. Available in black, silver, or gold finishes.

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Atlas Sling V2 + Red Edition

Atlas Sling V2 + Red Edition

Everyday Carry and Manhattan Portage’s updated Atlas Sling bag is back in stock. The V2 is 33% deeper, its 1″ strap is made from seatbelt webbing, and can stowed in a pocket. Its interior storage pockets have been tweaked for greater versatility, and there are tuck-away handlebar straps for bike mounting. It also now comes in red.

Restoring a Burnt Omega Watch

Restoring a Burnt Omega Watch

An Omega Seamaster watch can fetch $3000 to $5000, but we’re guessing it was sentimental value behind this time-consuming restoration of a Seamaster that was roasted beyond recognition by a fire. Watch Restoration vlog shared this incredibly satisfying footage of a master watch technician at work.

RSVLTS x Star Wars The Trilogy Shirt

RSVLTS x Star Wars The Trilogy Shirt
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RSVLTS‘ eye-catching, black and blue short-sleeve shirt is covered with images inspired by the original Star Wars trilogy. The art incorporates movie posters and classic scenes and is printed onto KUNUFLEX, lightweight fabric that’s comfy and super stretchy. Officially licensed by Lucasfilm and Disney.

Enso Space Rings

Enso Space Rings
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Enso Rings expands its catalog of comfy, easygoing silicone jewelry with a collection of rings inspired by space exploration. The stackable trio of black rings comes in solar eclipse, moon phase, and abstract celestial patterns. Like every Enso ring, they come with a lifetime warranty.

Topo Designs Rover Leather Backpack

Topo Designs Rover Leather Backpack

Colorado’s Topo Designs set out to make a backpack that’s equally at home in the city or the great outdoors. The Rover has a water-resistant Cordura upper section and a handsome Horween leather base. Its main compartment is spacious, and there’s a laptop sleeve, an easy access front pocket, and side water bottle pockets.

Ridiculous Fashion Trends Throughout History

Ridiculous Fashion Trends Throughout History

Shoulder pads, bell-bottoms, and slap bracelets are a few of the sillier fashion trends we can think of, but as BlueJay’s video points out, those are just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to the kinds of stupid fads that gained popularity over the years. It’s only a matter of time before the Macaroni look makes a comeback.

Bexar Ghost Sand Camo Wallets

Bexar Ghost Sand Camo Wallets
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These handcrafted wallets from Bexar Goods are made from Italian Buttero leather with a pale camouflage pattern on the exterior. A white wax finish gradually wears, exposing more of the pattern over time. They come in vertical card wallet, classic billfold, and slim wallet designs. We love that leather scorpion valet tray too.

Best Laptop Bags 2021

Best Laptop Bags 2021

Whether you’re traveling, going to school, or working from Starbucks, you need a good way to carry your laptop. Everyday Carry picked dozen of their favorite laptop bags – mostly backpacks – with padded laptop compartments, and thoughtful storage for your daily essentials. We dig the military look of the Goruck GR2.

Welcome! Sweatshirt

Welcome! Sweatshirt
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’90s kids, remember the squeal of your modem as it connected to America Online? Vapor95 pays tribute to the once-massive online service with a vibrant polyester micro-fleece sweatshirt, embellished with the AOL logo on its chest, a colorful community of people on its sleeves, and the familiar cry of “¿A/S/L?” on its back.

Nixon Hauler 25L Backpack

Nixon Hauler 25L Backpack
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Every bag in Nixon’s Repreve Our Ocean collection removes up to 20 plastic bottles from the environment, giving them new life as bags. Our fave is the extra roomy and surprisingly comfy Hauler 25L with back padding, laptop storage, internal pockets, external skateboard straps, a mesh strap pocket, and a removable accessory pouch.

Kingsland Aluminum Eyeglass Frames

Kingsland Aluminum Eyeglass Frames

Artist and designer Jonathan Schipper created these unique eyeglass frames after being bored by the sameness of storebought glasses. They’re machined from billet 6061 aluminum with a subtly grooved texture that comes from the milling process. Available in silver, black, gold, or rhodium finishes.

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Personalized Leather Chef’s Aprons

Personalized Leather Chef’s Aprons
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Looking for an awesome gift for a backyard BBQ master? Market Center makes great leather aprons with plenty of holsters for grilling tools, along with a pouch to hold a bottle of beer. They’re available in two-tone combos of light brown, dark brown, or black and can be personalized with text or graphics of your choice.

3-Wheeled Spinny Car

3-Wheeled Spinny Car

Most cars only steer with their front wheels. But this strange three-wheeled vehicle turns all of its wheels whenever its driver turns its steering crank. It’s not as fancy as NASA’s Modular Robotic Vehicle but we’re pretty sure this guy’s build budget was substantially smaller. Original video by Douyin user wo583582429.

EDC Maximizer Husky 2.0

EDC Maximizer Husky 2.0
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Vanquest’s zipper pouch is perfect for carrying a wide variety of small everyday gear. Inside, it’s got 21 elastic stitched channels which are stacked and staggered to maximize storage. It’s got flat pockets as well, and the whole thing can attach via MOLLE straps on its back. Made from water-repellant 1000D Cordura.

adidas Ultraboost 20 x James Bond Running Shoes

adidas Ultraboost 20 x James Bond Running Shoes
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To celebrate the impending release of No Time to Die, adidas created a collection of its Ultraboost 20 high-performance running shoes inspired by Agent 007 and his enemies in the film. Choose from a black and iron metallic, all black, grey and white, and two-tone white colorways. We love the forged carbon look on these.

Wilson Dearborn Tailgater Pant

Wilson Dearborn Tailgater Pant
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Wilson combines style, comfort, and utility for the ultimate gameday party pants. They’re made from a stretchy, UV-protected, water-repellent fabric that moves with you. Best of all, their deep pockets hold up to three bottles or cans, and a durable tab makes quick work of twist-off bottle caps.

Innertube Coin Flatty Wallet

Innertube Coin Flatty Wallet
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UK outfit VeloCulture makes personal accessories from recycled bicycle innertubes. Among their wares is this billfold that provides four card slots along with a zippered pocket for holding coins or spare keys. Available in all black or with a contrast color zipper pull.

Heritage x Featherweight x John Doe Westerner Boot

Heritage x Featherweight x John Doe Westerner Boot
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Meet the Westerner, the first release in Heritage Boot Co’s New Frontier Artist series. The meticulously handcrafted boot with crossed-arrow inlays and stitching is a killer collaboration by the Austin boot-making institution, Krissy Teegerstrom of Featherweight Studio, and actor/punk icon John Doe of X fame.

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Lacoste x Uncle Paulie’s Collection

Lacoste x Uncle Paulie’s Collection

Finally, a fashion collection you’d be proud to drip deli mustard on. Lacoste’s West Hollywood pop-up collaborated with Uncle Paulie’s, LA’s awesomest NY-style deli, for a limited collection of classic sportswear jackets, shirts, and caps that are sure to elicit lip-smacking approval from hungry passersby. A WeHo Lacoste exclusive.

Carbon Fiber Tire Tread Ring

Carbon Fiber Tire Tread Ring
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This handmade ring from Trust Ring Co. is the perfect wedding band or gift for an automotive or motorcycle geek. Its core is made from smooth titanium, while its outside is wrapped in black carbon fiber, textured to look like the treads on a tire. As an added bonus, it will never go flat.

Ombraz Armless Sunglasses

Ombraz Armless Sunglasses
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Ombraz solves the biggest gripes about sunglasses: slipping off and breaking. Instead of sidearms, Ombraz uses an adjustable nylon cord that doubles as a lanyard. The lightweight frames have no hinges to bust, and German-engineered optics offer UVA/UVB protection. For every sale, Ombraz plants 20 mangrove trees.

Savage Industries Workshop Apron

Savage Industries Workshop Apron
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Adam Savage’s company Savage Industries teamed up with Bay Area bag maker Mafia to create the ideal tool apron. It’s made from 18oz cotton canvas with oil-tanned leather, nylon webbing and plastic buckles, and has easy-access pockets for pens, pencils, and hand tools. The leather under the hammer holders is a nice touch.

VHS Sneakers

VHS Sneakers
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MoonLambo asks us to be kind and rewind with its tribute to the bold and colorful graphical style of 1980s VHS tape boxes. While the chunky hi-top look of the Classic Collector’s Edition is our fave, they also make a less expensive canvas VHS sneaker.

Classic Retro-X Fleece Jacket

Classic Retro-X Fleece Jacket
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Patagonia’s fleece jacket will keep you warm and dry on damp and chilly days. It’s made from 50% recycled bonded sherpa and has a 1/4″ pile lined with warp-knit mesh. The camo tan color scheme is accented by a black chest pocket, and hand pockets give your digits a cozy home when you forget to bring your gloves.

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