Oversized frames are a passion of mine. The boldness has always appealed to me and fits my face just right. One pair that piqued my interests was the Alexander McQueen 4195s Sunglasses. These all black shades are minimal in flair but the design speak to the classic aviator design but with a sleek update.
Looking for a nifty duffle bag for any upcoming travel? A good friend hipped me on to the Jack Spade Wayne Leather Duffel Bag. It’s smooth leather duffel bag with a top zip closure opens wide to reveal interior organizer pockets. It features a removable shoulder strap, exterior slip pockets, interior zip pocket and a sophisticated herringbone …Pin It
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XOR was launched by Ron Suhanosky as a bespoke brand of handmade accessories for men and women. The idea for the brand was born over the summer of 2012 when Ron, working as a professional chef, began making elegant one-of-a-kind pocket squares for friends as gifts. Every XOR pocket square is individually designed and …Pin It
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Holbrooke By S. Berry is a boutique accessory brand that my good friend BrandCJAY put on my radar a couple of months ago. The Holbrooke By S. Berry philosophy is to live boldly with love and purpose and their pieces definitely represent that mission statement. Their unique bracelets are uniquely handcrafted and strike a balance between edgy and classic. Here are some selections from their current collection.Pin It
Monique Péan is a jeweler who specializes in collections comprised of unique materials, one-of-a-kind pieces and avant-garde style. I happen to come across some of her work during a recent trip to Barney’s and I was inspired to share with my readers. The Monique Péan Homme Walrus Ivory Medium Ring features a 18k recycled yellow gold body with a vivid sunburst fossilized walrus center. A piece like this is simply instant vintage and is something you would want to keep in the family as an heirloom. Cheers!Pin It
The legendary Mickey Finn was an Irishman who emmigrated to the USA. He would soon settle in Chicago and open up the famous The Lone Star & Palm Garden bar on Whiskey Row. Mickey’s cocktails became the talk of Chicago and now Mickey Finn Apple Whiskey Liquor is a homage to his amazing drinks.Pin It
The Rat Pack represented the ultimate cool. To preserve their legacy Reel Art Press has released the very limited The Rat Pack Heritage Edition Hardcover Book. With over 440 pages printed on fine art silk paper, this release is a work of art unto itself with bespoke binding and is finished by hand. The Heritage Edition includes a limited edition print photo and a rare vintage photo of the Rat Pack.
Yesterday was Sean “Jay-Z” Carter’s 43rd birthday. To celebrate the special day Where I’m From: A Jay-Z Barclays Center Documentary was released to the public. This video follows Jay starting a year ago leading up into the his series of opening concerts at the Barclays Center. His journey hasn’t been always admirable but it’s still a hell of a story. Cheers!Pin It
Crown Royal added another branch to the family tree with the announcement of the brand’s first foray into the rapidly growing flavored whisky category – Crown Royal Maple Finished. Inspired by the heritage and authenticity of the maple tree, Crown Royal Maple Finished begins with the legendary taste of Crown Royal whisky. The liquid then incorporates a touch of natural maple flavor achieved through a proprietary maple toasted oak finishing process for added smoothness.
Mumm Napa is one of California’s top méthode traditionnelle sparkling wine producers. I was recently invited by Cellar Pass to participate in a virtual wine tasting and Mumm Napa 2007 Blanc de Blancs was one of the selections on the menu.Pin It