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AROMATHERAPY AGAINST STRESS: HELPO

March 9, 2015
Helpo, aromatherapy wherever you go

We’ve all been there: a new week is just starting and we feel like the weekend was definitely not enough to recharge batteries and get ready to take the world. The amount of stress we have to deal with nowadays is incredible, and sometimes it can be a little more than overwhelming.

Those who know me well know that I’m constantly having stress attacks, even with the smallest of things. That’s why when I found out about Helpo, a product that promises the power of aromatherapy on-the-go, I was very eager to get my hands on it so I could give it a try. Now I’ve been using it for the past couple of weeks and I want to tell you a bit more about my experience.

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ANCHOR LEATHER CO., HAND-MADE LEATHER GOODS

February 25, 2015

Anchor Leather Co.  is a small, North Carolina based company run by Ethan Martin, which specializes in hard-wearing, fine leather goods that are custom made and one of a kind.

I lost my wallet a few months ago during a trip to Mexico City. I had also been looking to replace my bulky wallet for a while now, so losing it was a great excuse to finally look for a replacement.  This is when I discovered ALC’s products the same way I’ve found cool stuff lately: Instagram, of course.

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SHIRTCYCLE: CUSTOM DRESS SHIRTS MADE SIMPLE

January 11, 2015

This most definitely won’t be the first subscription box you’ve heard of, but it’s certainly one of the most practical.

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THE PERFECT STOCKING STUFFER: SOCKS

December 19, 2014
With the holidays rapidly approaching, everyone is looking to buy their last-minute gifts for their loved ones. I remember reading somewhere online about socks being a lame stocking stuffer. Sure, if you’re planning on gifting a $10 pack from Walmart, that will probably won’t look very appealing. But what if you actually took the time to see the dozens of fun options that are available out there?

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THURSDAY BOOTS: THE PERFECT MIX BETWEEN WORK AND PLAY

December 15, 2014
Boots are the obvious choice when it comes to autumn/winter footwear, and chances are that you already have a pair from a well-known brand that you really love. That’s why hearing about Thursday Boot Co., a small firm born on Kickstarter with a high-quality offering, is a welcoming surprise.

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ITALIAN LEATHER, ANYONE?

November 29, 2014
In the universe of bags and briefcases for men, what could be more luxurious than leather? That’s why I fell in love with Giovani Beruccio of London’s collection of luxury bags for men. They have some remarkably good pieces across a range of different collections, some of which are limited edition.

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DREADNOUGHT: GROOMING PRODUCTS FOR REAL MEN

November 17, 2014

A few days ago I stumbled upon Dreadnought, a line of grooming products for ‘real’ men (real, in this context, meaning that you have facial hair that is difficult to tame). The products are made in England, but targeted to the American market.

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LOOKBOOK: ALEXANDER WANG x H&M

October 16, 2014

The highly anticipated Alexander Wang collaboration with H&M is finally here! The lookbook consists of sporty-looking and monochromatic pieces that will be available in stores and online on November 6th.

Check out  my favorite items from the collection after the break:

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MY WOOL & PRINCE EXPERIENCE

August 18, 2014
Would you believe me if I told you there’s a shirt that you can wear for one hundred days straight without washing, and still manage to smell fresh and look clean? Yeah, I wouldn’t either. But then I discovered Wool & Prince.

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AN INTERVIEW WITH ZACK SHIFFLET: FOUNDER OF THE SHIFFLET MENSWEAR LABEL

October 25, 2013
I discovered Shifflet on Twitter a few weeks ago, and I was instantly attracted to it. I love finding new and exciting stuff by talented people, and that’s what I decided to investigate a bit more about Zack and his brand and his inspiration for creating amazing clothes. He was kind enough to agree to an interview,  in which I discovered that we share many points of view, specially when it comes to defining fashion and style. Continue reading to discover more about Zack and his work!

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