Review: Cockpit USA and their Type 440 USN Carrier Jacket

Leather jackets, like denim jeans, are a wardrobe staple that never goes out of style. They look effortlessly cool, bleed masculinity, and will last for decades if properly cared for. In recent years, retailers are capitalizing on the leather jacket craze by selling their own versions of iconic models. Unfortunately, many of these jackets are … Read more

The 6 Best Athletic Fit Button Down Shirts | Best Value, Widest Variety, and More

Whether you lift a couple times a week or you’re a bodybuilder, chances are you’ve had issues with finding shirts that fit off-the-rack. Popular brands cater their clothes to fit the majority of the population, which usually means there is an emphasis on boxy, traditional fits for the average body type or slim fits as … Read more

Dr. Martens vs Thursday Boots | Which Is Better for Your Feet?

It’s probably fair to say that the two most popular lace up boots for under $200 are Thursday Boot Company and Dr. Martens. These two brands are both incredibly similar and incredibly different. Both inspired by military footwear, have grippy rubber soles, and even have the same water resistant “Goodyear welt” construction — except the … Read more

Flint and Tinder’s 10-Year Hoodie Review | Is Polyester Bad or What?

When I wanted to up my hoodie game, I was torn between two different products: American Giant’s Classic Zip hoodie and Flint and Tinder’s 10-Year Hoodie. After nearly 2 years of wearing both, when I want a hoodie that’s fuzzy and perfect for lounging, I find myself grabbing the 10-Year Hoodie every time. It’s even … Read more

Thursday Duke Boot Review | A Chelsea For Any Day

I love Chelsea boots. This might be because I’m Australian, a land that’s unusually predisposed to this laceless boot, but since I moved to Manhattan ten years ago my love of the Chelsea has only grown deeper. I mean, who wants to mess with laces if you don’t have to? In this review, we’re looking … Read more

Red Wing Iron Ranger Boots Review: The Ultimate Casual Boot?

If the Red Wing Iron Ranger boots have captivated your attention, you’re not alone. These are a hot topic in any online boot forum – and for good reason. If you want to learn more about these boots before buying them yourself, you’re probably hoping our Red Wing Iron Ranger review will help sway you … Read more

Thursday Boots President Tobacco Review: Rugged and Resilient for $199

Looking for a Thursday Boots President Tobacco review? You’ve come to the right place – I’m going to share my thoughts on this rugged, resilient masterpiece by Thursday Boots today. Not only did I wear these boots while hosting the World’s Strongest Man, I even wore them to the tannery in Mexico, where the leather … Read more

Koio Trento Boot Review | Why It’s the Best Chelsea Boot

Since the Big Work-From-Home Upset of 2020 our style and fashion choices have adapted to a more casual palette. Three-piece suits and oxford shoes are no longer a required part of daily life, replaced with more casual alternatives like polo shirts, khaki chinos, and even boots. But is there a boot that dresses up for … Read more

13 Best Chelsea Boots for Men | Casual, Office, Custom, Budget, and More

I love Chelsea boots. I’m Australian, sure, and they’re basically our national boot style but as a New Yorker who’s been living in the States for over ten years, I’ve expanded my horizons beyond the simple Aussie work boot to dozens and dozens of different Chelsea boot models. Some have a perception of the laceless … Read more

Koio Fermo Boot Review | Finally, a Rugged But Fashionable Chelsea

“Rugged” and “chelsea” are two words you don’t often hear together, especially when you could also use the word “fashionable.” But those are the descriptors for this very cool, all-weather boot from Koio, a company best known for their luxury sneakers but who have branched out into boots in a pretty compelling way. I’ve spent … Read more