KILLSPENCER Premium Sporting Goods Are More Like Sporting Greats.

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Industrial designer Spencer Nikosey (a graduate from my Alma Mater, Pasadena’s Art Center College of Design)  is a self-professed craftsman at heart. What began as a personal project to create the perfect, sustainable, waterproof backpack quickly grew into a full time business that now designs and manufacturers both women’s and men’s luxury leather goods in Silverlake, CA. They carry many fine products, but their selection of beautifully designed boxing, baseball, basketball and other sporting goods combine luxury, style and functionality. (more…)

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The First Pair of Oxfords that Require ID. The JOHNNIE WALKER Oliver Sweeney Brogue.

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These shoes were made for drinking. And wearing. The limited edition Johnnie Walker Oxfords come from Oliver Sweeney, the first footwear manufacturer to design a stylish men’s shoe that incorporates a miniature bottle of Johnnie Walker Red Label whiskey into the sole. (more…)

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Necessary Goods for Men, Unnecessarily Well Designed by Owen & Fred.

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When it comes to buying gifts for men, you may yawn when faced with the typical dopp kits, ties, collar stays, key chains, flasks and bottle openers. But that’s because you haven’t seen those items as imagined, designed and produced by Brooklyn-based Owen & Fred. (more…)

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Grip Stripes: Customizable Colored Leather Striped iPhone 6 Cases

Customizable Colored Leather Striped iPhone 6 Cases

Grip Stripes Multicolored iPhone 6 Leather Cases from Vaja are skillfully crafted out of several pieces of carefully dyed Caterina and Bridge leather. The cases are customizable in any color combinations you desire. (more…)

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Threadless and Glueless, PACT Products Are Like Luxurious Leather Origami.

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Beautifully crafted without any stitching, hardware or glue, PACT leather goods; wallets, satchels, tablet sleeves and portfolios are made of premium tanned-leather that is folded and durably woven together. Hand-crafted in Spokane, WA, the collection ages beautifully and is guaranteed for life. (more…)

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