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What Your Shoes Say About You

You know when a girl is eying you from head to toe and you can feel her analyzing and judging? Well, I’m not here to comfort you. We are. We are judging and analyzing everything from your hairdo (“he must be due for a cut soon”), to the half un-tucked shirt (“Is that a mistake? Does he think that looks good?”), to your shoes. Shoes can say more about your personality than any other article of clothing.  (more…)

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Sundek, Chaser, Ray-Bans & more! Key Items for Your Beach Days

ResortIt’s that time of year when you start planning spring breaks and tropical getaways, so you’re going to need a hand on what to pack. We’ve picked some of our favorite sun essentials that must be in your suitcase if you’re beach bound.

For a more laid back look go for items like these:

  1. Chaser Tees
  2. Sundek Boardshorts 
  3. Tailgate Tees 
  4. Ray-Ban Sunglasses
  5. Havaianas Flip Flops 

Check out what else to stock up on after the jump!  (more…)

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CATCH THIS NOW – HAVAIANAS GRAFFITI

Havaianas is known for making the world’s best flip flop, straight from the beaches in Brazil and available worldwide.  São Paulo, Brazil is the predominant city in the graffiti world with the largest number of works, and considered one of the top cities in the world to appreciate street art and Havaianas has found a way for you to sport some of this killer art.  We are stoked about the union between Havaianas and urban art, and have these limited edition flip-flops with prints from 3 renowned graffiti artists: Highraff, Speto and ZezãoHavaianas are a must have for the summer months, whether paired with denim, your favorite boardshorts from Onia, Sundek or Olasul; or rocking shorts from Burkman Bros.  Throw on your Ray-Bans or Persol shades and fill a Wm. J. Mills & Co. duffel with some tanks and Fred Perry polos and you’re ready for a rockin’ beach weekend.

Havaianas Highraff Graffiti Flip Flop Sao Paulo

With a strong graphic design influence, Highraff blends graffiti, illustration, cartoon language and psychedelic art, which results in organic forms with striking color combinations. His inspirations mainly come from natural forms such as the sun, moon, stars and plants.

Havaianas Speto Graffiti Flip-Flop Brazil Sao Paulo

Born in São Paulo, Speto is one of the artists responsible for the originality of Brazilian graffiti. He developed a unique style that carries hip hop elements and a strong influence of woodcut.

Havaianas Zezao Graffiti Flip-Flop Brazil

Zezão became famous for expressing his art in the sewer galleries in the city of São Paulo. It was a way of bringing color and life to forgotten places.  During his career, he developed two types of art: the first remits to abstract calligraphy; the second employs abstract and colorful drawings.

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S22 ENDORSEMENT: FRED PERRY

There are some staples every guy’s wardrobe should not be without.  One is the iconic polo shirt.  Launched at Wimbledon in 1952, the Fred Perry polo shirt was an immediate success, known for its laurel logo and adopted as part of the uniform of the punks and mods and today’s hipsters worldwide.   We like to stick to our laurels and note that some celebs like and Stephen Moyer and Zac Efron are fans too.  Offered in solid or the timeless twin tipped polo in a never ending combination of colors, pair them with jeans, khakis or your favorite boardshort, havaianas and shades for afternoon cocktails by the pool.

Fred Perry Polo Laurel Stephen Moyer

Zac Efron Fred Perry Twin Tipped Polo

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S22 ENDORSEMENT – J BRAND

J BRAND embodies modern classics with a masculine fit.  Whether you’re looking to rock some killer cargos, a simple five pocket twill and distressed jean or a clean dark denim J BRAND‘s got you covered.  And if you tend to shy away from a fancy pocket design J BRAND is perfect for you as the provide fashion with a minimum of the unnecessary.  Don’t just take our word for it Brad Pitt, Gerard Butler, Zac Efron, Taylor Lautner, Bradley Cooper, Ben Affleck and Channing Tatum count themselves among J BRAND‘s many fans.  Their styles take you from the street, to the beach to your favorite watering hole and rock ‘em with your best kicks, havaianas or boots.

JBRAND TROOPER SLIM CARGO

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Catch this NOW: LIGHTNING BOLT TEES

GQ’s obsessed and so are we.  Need new gear for the beachLightning Bolt offers great swim trunks and sick graphic tees and tanks emblazoned with the bolt and we’ve got a great stash to choose from.  Pair ‘em with your favorite jeans, havaianas, some Burkman Bros. bracelets and killer shades and you’re good to go!

Lightning Bolt Graphic Tee Tank Boardshort

Lightning Bolt Tee Surf Boardshort Tank

 

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CATCH THIS NOW – ONIA CALDER TRUNK

ONIA CALDER SWIM TRUNK
onia (o-nee-ah; Hebrew for ship)
Sometimes directly from the horse’s mouth is best, that’s why we are simply quoting Onia’s website.  “Our mission is to provide a solution for the design conscious gentleman eager for classy options for their swimwear needs. This is what you will get by wearing Onia and we could not be more proud of the part we play in providing these products for you.  At Onia nothing is overlooked in our pursuit to produce the finest swim shorts… we strive to provide options for the man lost in beachwear purgatory…source only the highest quality fabrics and finishings, and use factories that are on the cutting edge of manufacturing technology. Simple, yet carefully crafted to the most minute detail; durable, yet soft and supple from the moment you put them on; and stylish without being subject to the vagaries of seasonal fashions.”
ONIA CALDER TRUNK
ONIA SWIM TRUNK CALDER
ONIA SWIM TRUNK RED
ONIA CALDER TRUNK SWIM
ONIA SWIM TRUNK
One thing we like best is you can wear ‘em on the beach, by the pool, or on the street, paired with havaianas, ray-bans and a burkman tank, you’re good to go.  Check out all the great press and we know they’re the perfect trunks for our assortment and your closet.
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SUNDEK BOARD SHORT = ESSENTIAL!

SUNDEK RAINBOW BOARDSHORTSThe California classic board short is back with a vengeance and no matter what your favorite color is we’ve got you covered.  Whether lying in the sun or riding the swells, no guy’s closet should be lacking these killer trunks.  We offer an array of solids, plaids and patterns.  We also offer the capsule collection from Neil Barrett and you can score his version in CAMO!  Pair these sick board shorts with some Havaianas, Raybans and Burkman Bros bracelets and tanks and you’re good to go!  Don’t just take our word for it T – The New York Times Style Magazine, Esquire and the LA Times concur.

SUNDEK BOARDSHORT CAMO PLAID STRIPE GRAPHIC T (more…)

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Summer Time Chillin’

MICHAEL BASTIAN

Favorite Summer Song: ASEREJE by Las Ketchup

Favorite Summer Activity: Smoking & drinking on the beach (although both are now illegal in NY)

Favorite Summer Sport: Baseball

Favorite Summer Hang Out: Washington Square Park (but PLEASE finish with the re-do already!)

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Behind-the-Scenes of SINGER22 Spring ’11 Photo Shoot

Check out this preview of SINGER22 Spring ’11 Campaign!

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