Layering With Dickies Flannels

Layering With Dickies Flannels
We have bad news for you: winter is only half over. By now you’re tired of bundling up, of worrying more about body temperature than style, and of debating the merits of scarves with your friends. We are all in the same boat, but let’s see if we can shake things up. Winter dressing isn’t...

Harry’s Updates Their Product Offering

Harry’s Updates Their Product Offering
Harry’s, a shaving company based out of NYC, has been on our radar for quite some time. In fact, we wrote about their product very shortly after it launched in Canada for the first time. You can read that article here: . I found their product very effective. It provided a nice, clean,...

Graduation Day 2017 – Owning The Moment

Graduation Day 2017 – Owning The Moment
High School Graduation. Class of 2017, this one’s for you. Perspective Working for EPH Apparel and selling custom grad suits to the young studs of today has caused me to reminisce a little on my own high school graduation, in particular, what I would have done differently.  Obviously I have no regrets as one comes...

Saxx Vs. MyPakage

Saxx Vs. MyPakage
A few months ago the great people at Altitude Sports asked if I’d be interested in doing a product review for them. Absolutely, I said, what product will I be reviewing? Underwear! Specifically, a review of Saxx and MyPakage underwear and how they compare and contrast with each other. So let’s get into it.

Don’t Pitch Your Old Vans

Don’t Pitch Your Old Vans
Whether it’s mowing the grass or getting your pennyboard on downtown, your old beat up Vans will be dependable and by your side, always and forever. Hey guys, it’s me – Curt.  Last summer I wrote you an article called Time For Your Best Summer Ever Shoes.  In it, I tell a story about a...

Let The Summer Fade To Fall

Let The Summer Fade To Fall
While we’re on the topic of fades, have you guys checked out Johnny’s Barber and Shop in Calgary?  Not joking, these guys are the best out there.  They truly care about your dome and they give the proper barber shop experience that a gentleman should expect.  Mad props to @stephen.j.barber (instagram) for the felicitous  fade...

Niche For Men Strikes Back

Niche For Men Strikes Back
Niche For Men is back with a 3-in-1 Multi Wash: Where Function and Performance Meet Lifestyle   Let’s face it – men are simple.  We like simple things in life.  That’s why companies like AXE and Old Spice have 2-in-1 bottles sitting in the corner of every man’s shower all over the globe.  We love...

Bridge City: A Poem

Bridge City: A Poem
  The traffic hums above, the river trickles below. Amplified echos of resonating sound calm the mind. Mellow vibes. Symmetry and infrastructure interwoven. The humans walk past. Running, biking, interacting, disappearing. Charitable sunlight filters in. The camera clicks. Closer. The camera clicks again. Focus. The camera clicks again. Be still. Every detail counts. Fit loose, summer boots....

Fixed on State Bicycle

Fixed on State Bicycle
Have you ever had one of those days where you just walk into a bike store and fall in love at first sight? Your heartstrings extract your credit card right out of your wallet and before you know it you’re auto inserting it into the evil chip consuming technology they call a debit machine? I...

The Pursuit of Happiness Has A Silver Lining

The Pursuit of Happiness Has A Silver Lining
If you want to find happiness, find gratitude. It’s just the undeniable truth – a thankful person is a happy person.  If we can be humbled by life’s experiences we will always find something to be thankful for in that experience.  Every day we have the decision to see the cup half full, or half empty....