Monthly Archives: March 2012

A Find: Machine Era Co. Godwin Bottle Opener

Every household needs a good bottle opener.  Why not get something with a bit of style?  Based out of Richmond, VA, Machine Era Co. produces this heavy duty bottle openers from cold formed steel with a gun barrel black patina.  Add whale artwork (by William Godwin), and you’ve really got something.  Think of this next…

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But Wait…There’s More: Smathers & Branson Needlepoint Hats

The Smathers & Branson Facebook followers saw their new needlepoint hats yesterday.  All of the designs look great – especially the Jolly Roger and the American Flag.  But wait, there’s more…  My buddies at Smathers & Branson asked me to let you in on the rest: (Clockwise from the top left): 1. Red Marlin Hat 2….

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Jack Donnelly Short Pants Giveaway

Folks – we talk about khakis all the time.  You’ve heard me sing the praises of Jack Donnelly khakis, but let’s talk about their shorts.  Same fit up top, but built to show off your knees, featuring the perfect 7.5″ inseam – they don’t look like man-pri’s or like they came from Richard Simmons’ closet….

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Southern Proper X Smathers & Branson Masters Giveaway

News from headquarters: In honor of the Masters which starts next week, Southern Proper and Smathers & Branson have partnered to give two lucky winners an azalea bowtie and a golf themed belt of their choice! Each like, share and comment (up to one comment per person) of this post on Southern Proper’s facebook page gives…

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New Orleans Food P0rn

I recently spent some time in New Orleans…I hadn’t been there in years, and it didn’t take long for me to remember my favorite part of the city: the food (and drinks).  I didn’t capture it all, but here are some of the goods: Beignets and coffee at Cafe du Monde Bacon-wrapped Shrimp & Grits at…

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Date Night – Early Spring Style

(L-R from Top Left) 1. Brooks Brothers Herringbone Linen Sport Coat:  It still gets a bit cool at night…plus, it never hurts to put in the extra effort. 2. Faconnable Plaid Club Fit Shirt:  Add some color here.  It is Spring… 3. Levi’s 501 Shrink-To-Fit Jeans:  They aren’t khakis, they aren’t blue jeans.  They are tan, and…

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New Series: Top of the Heap… with JNG from The Love List

Bloggers rarely get any love.  Not here – we’re all about love.  Enter the new series ‘Top of the Heap’.  I’ve asked some of my friends (who blog) to send me a shot and details about their favorite thing – whatever it is.  Since we’re all about love, let’s start with JNG from The Love List….

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