Category Archives: Accessories

Warby Parker: Summer Collection 2013

With Warby Parker’s Summer Collection 2013 set to launch today, I thought I would give you a look at some of my favorites of the new styles. The collection features eyeglasses and sunglasses in a variety of laid-back styles perfectly suited for the days to come this summer.

The Theo – a classic look for anywhere you go this summer:

The Baxter – a slimmed down look in the awesome and unique “Catalina Blue”:

And a few of the other styles making their debut:

Check out the rest of the collection and all the other awesome Warby Parker eyeglasses and sunglasses.

Seven Men’s Bags I Want

One of the most useful accessories a man can have is a good bag. It is so easy to throw all of your things in one and head for the office, school, or a weekend getaway. Here are some of my favorites right now:
Mismo Deck Tote
This tote has a nautical vibe with the navy blue with vertical white stripe. It would go perfectly with something casual for a day at the park or beach. It is available at tresbienshop.net for $335.


 
Lacoste Fitzgerald Vertical Tote Bag
This tote bag from Lacoste has a color scheme that will transition perfectly into fall. It has a casual feel that makes it great for the weekend or a day out on the town. It is available at lacoste.com for $195.
Billy Kirk No. 165 Medium Carryall
This carry all from Billy Kirk will go great with your fall wardrobe. Both the colors and materials make this a very masculine looking bag. It is available at billykirk.com for $320.
Ben Sherman Canvas Duffel Bag
This is a great bag to throw your things in and take off for the weekend. The grey canvas with black leather makes it a great choice this fall. It is available at macys.com for $119.
Burberry Smoked Check Duffel Bag
If you are looking for a more sophisticate bag to take on your weekend trips this one is for you. This dark brown leather check duffel bag from Burberry is a classic look perfect for fall. This is available from nordstrom.com for $850.
Jack Spade Work Twill Swiss Brief
This bag from Jack Spade is a great bag to carry to the office. The grey color means it will look good in the winter, but is a nice change from the usual brown or black. It is available from jackspade.com for $375.
Topman Khaki Altitude Rucksack
If you are looking for a bag to carry your books around campus or to carry around town, this is for you. You will surely stand out with this unique and stylish backpack. It is available from topman.com for $64.

Miansai Hook Bracelet

With the first official day of summer less than a week away, it’s definitely time to start thinking about your summer wardrobe. Fortunately, J Crew has partnered with Miansia to sell a few items in J Crew stores around the country. There are 3 different styles, but my favorite of which is the hook bracelet, which takes such a common item and uses it in a stylish way. Whether you’re a fisherman or not, this bracelet is the perfect look for a day out on the boat or at the beach, and to show off your personal style.

Available at J Crew

TOMS Eyewear

 

This past Tuesday, June 7th, TOMS finally revealed to the world the next one-for-one product: eyewear! For the past months, people have been guessing what was in the some 90 mystery boxes placed at retailers around the globe. Now with every pair you buy, you can help give someone the gift of sight. Based on the same one-for-one motto as the shoes, with every pair of sunglasses bought, TOMS will donate either a pair of prescription glasses, medical treatment, or eye surgery. The new line of eyewear has 3 different styles, all of which have a cool retro look. The “Classic 101” (top) have the thicker frames that are so in style right now, and the 301s (bottom) are the classic aviator style, that will always look good. And best of all, they come in so many color choices, you can fit them to your personality.

Watch TOMS founder, Blake Mycoskie, reveal the next chapter.

Stylish Watches on a Budget


One of the most important accessories a man can own is a watch. It can turn any good outfit into a great, well-put-together one. This cool chronograph from The Rail at Nordstrom is the perfect finishing touch on any outfit, and since it comes in 5 different colors, you can find one to match any look or personality. It’s incredible versatility means you can throw it on with some jeans and a blazer and it looks great for a night on the town, or wear it to the beach with shorts and a polo, and it will still look great. And as if that wasn’t good enough, it’s only $19.50 so it won’t break the bank. Available at nordstrom.com.