Get these things.

It’s almost here. There is no snow in the forecast for the next 5 days and we’re bugging out a little bit. Spring’s going to hit fast and we best be ready. We’ve bucketed some of the blowup trends we’re ready to breakout.
F21 Varsity Jacket, $24 – Shop it. 
Common Projects Slip on Sneaker, $400 – Shop it. 
Belstaff Nylon Jacket, $ 695 – Shop it
Club Monaco Cashmere Sweater, $348 – Shop it
Givenchy Floral Document Case, $425 – Shop it
Birkenstock Sandal, $ 89.95 – Shop it.
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Road Work.

Photos by George Evan 
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 We left the puffer coat at home and opted for a layered, heritage moment with a touch of down to keep things warm. Not the most practical shoe choice in the snow, but we’re about to burn our snow boots in a bonfire on 10th avenue, so we had to slam a pair of Tods driving mods on just to remember what they felt like. 
Ralph Lauren RLX Down Vest / AEO Knit Beanie / AEO  Workwear Flannel /J.Brand Slim Denim /AEO Trucker Jacket/  Tods Driving Mocassin / Vintage Belt & Buckle / Ralph Lauren Purple Label Sunglass / Polo Ralph Lauren Field Bag

Hold your Sh*t.

Anxiously awaiting the warm up, we’re thinking forward to Spring must haves. Number 1: a new document case (think under the arm not shoved in a big, bulky bag).  Our top 5 picks to hold your sh*t:
1. Smart Turnout – $169 – Shop it
2. Ghurka – $345 – Shop it
3. Pierre Hardy – $420 – Shop it 
4. Serapin – $595 – Shop it
5. Valextra – $1,450 – Shop it

Training Day.

Photos by George Evan 
 INSTA: @TheVagabound, TWEET: @TheGeorgeEvan
Walking to the gym in the winter can really suck. Our shoes are covered in salt and slush just in time for a graceful slip off the treadmill. We like to keep our gym looks layered for easy shedding at the gym while looking good walking to and from. (and we keep our running shoes in the bag for a locker room swap)

Bespoke x GQ Macintosh Coat / Free City Zip Hoodie / Champion Vintage Jogger Sweats / Converse Chuck Taylor – Optic White / Louis Vuitton Keepall 40

A few looks from Lincoln Center. (bye, #NYFW)

Photos by George Evan 
 INSTA: @TheVagabound, TWEET: @TheGeorgeEvan
Ray Ban Aviator / Belstaff Wool Topcoat / AEO Wool Navy Blazer / AEO Chambray Workshirt / Striped Tie: The Tie Bar / Fine & Dandy Key Tie Clip / AEO Skinny Denim / Vintage Engine Turn Belt / Nike Free Run 5.0
Ralph Lauren Shearling Bomber / Ralph Lauren Purple Label Tortoise Sunglass / AEO Trucker Jacket / AEO Crewneck Fleece / AEO Skinny Denim / Trickers Wingtip Boot
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Gratuitous Valentine’s Day Post

Valentine’s Day is here, love it or loathe it. We threw together some of our must-have moments for 2/14, whether you plan to spend it on the couch or in a cab en route to dinner. Live links below to shop your heart out (no pun intended).

Shift into neutral

Photos by George Evan 
 INSTA: @TheVagabound, TWEET: @TheGeorgeEvan
We can’t wait to move the heavy coats and dark flannels & sweaters into storage for the Spring/Summer. While at least hoping for warm weather, we chose to opt for lighter neutrals in heavier fabrics to keep warm while praying for sun. Cashmere & leather will never let you down. 

#WingtipTip: we’ve taken our classic Hermes belt buckle off of its original strap and paired it with a vintage strap from the Melrose Flea Market in Los Angeles, for a cooler vibe. 

Belstaff Olive Moto Jacket / Ralph Lauren Cashmere Cable / AEO Cream Denim / Sermoneta Leather Racing Glove / Steven Leather Slip On / Hermes 32mm

Man Tan.

It’s no secret…we use (and really like using) a self tanner.  Winter is perfect time to get your skin out of sick/green zone and into ‘were you just away on vacation?’ zone. 

*Please note…’have you been away on vacation?’ zone is very different from George Hamilton zone (we’ve been guilty of this. don’t be guilty of this).*

We’ve tried everything. The standout winner : (with some runner-ups below). Ready, set, glow. 

FakeBake ‘The Face’ $25.95: 
This stuff is magic. We’re not quite sure what the hell is in it, but all we know is that every time we apply it, we are transported back to our 20’s (on a trip to Miami Beach). Not only is the color awesome, but this stuff gets rid of fine lines and wrinkles (and doesn’t get weirdly clogged in pores like other tanners). Good for all skin types. All of the FakeBake products are amazing BTW.   Get it here.
St. Tropez Everyday / Face: for a more gradual build of a fake tan – give this a shot. $25, shop here

Clinique Non-Streak Bronzer for Men: Clinique is tried and trusted. We found this a bit more prone to a streak here and there, but still great. $19, shop here. 

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Blue on blue……on blue.

Photos by George Evan 
 INSTA: @TheVagabound, TWEET: @TheGeorgeEvan
We’re suckers for some navy….or any shade of blue & were really feeling this monochromatic blue suiting look, paired back to an easy crew neck sweatshirt to keep things less stuffy. 

Warby Parker Tortoise Glass / Zara Navy Suit / Onassis Blue Washed Sweatshirt / J.Crew Silk Smoking Scarf / Gucci Canvas Lace Up

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