OLIGHT O’PEN Pro Review

There’s no doubt that I’m a minimalist at heart, and that means that if I have the opportunity to pare down my EDC kit to fewer items while keeping or increasing the functionality of the items within that kit, you … Read more

The Coolest Minimalist Posters & Prints You Can Buy

The Coolest Minimalist Posters & Prints You Can Buy

Minimalism isn’t just a way of life. It’s a way of expressing one’s aesthetic sensibilities. Of course, that can be manifested through your choice of a minimalist wardrobe, backpacks, monitor stands, wallets, and wristwatches. But sometimes, we want something more explicit in our expression of … Read more

Watch Gang Review

So I was deeply fascinated when the folks at Watch Gang offered to send me a sampling of their service for me to review. My colleague Jacob Thompson recently wrote about this service profiling some of the best subscription boxes for … Read more

THREADBEAST REVIEW

ThreadBeast Review

For years, companies like Stitch Fix, Frank and Oak, Trunk Club and Fabletics have been running successful subscription boxes on the personalized style model. Among them is a company that this review is all about: ThreadBeast.  WHAT IS THREADBEAST Started in … Read more

AER Tech Pack 2 REVIEW

At other times I’ve found that my needs have changed, and I wanted a hybrid backpack like the Troubadour Apex Backpack Explorer that would still carry my laptop and had space for a full-sized mirrorless camera with a few lenses, … Read more

Sofirn SF47T Tactical Flashlight Review

That’s about 0.68 miles for you American readers. In my experience of taking this flashlight to the outer reaches of my suburban / countryside divide as well as a lake in Ontario’s cottage country, the flashlight definitely achieves this level … Read more

Feetures Socks Review

This is a review of Feetures socks, but before we get into the particulars of these socks, let’s learn a bit about the company behind them. Started in North Carolina in 2002, the company’s founder, a life-long runner, set out … Read more

Sock it to Me Socks Review

Sock it to Me Socks Review

Enter the brand known as Sock it to Me. And while this company has now branched out into other product categories such as underwear, face masks and other small accessories like these well-designed water bottles and enamel pins, their socks are still their bread-and-butter offering.  … Read more

SUAVS Shoes Review

SUAVS Shoes Review

The company’s current lineup consists of shoes made of 100% vegan materials, right down to the glue used in keeping their footwear together. But there’s more to their ethical and sustainable ethos. The company donates all unsold SUAVS footwear to … Read more

Skog Å Kust DrySak & GymSak Review

Skog Å Kust DrySak & GymSak Review

Before we get into our review of the Skog Å Kust DrySak and GymSak bags, let me tell you why we decided to review these bags.  Not too long ago, we looked at some of the best waterproof backpacks on the market, and one … Read more