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RECEPTION – The King Must Die SS22

RECEPTION Clothing’ SS22 collection is lovingly named The King Must Die. The collection is a creative reflection on the gambling world and its sins. The brand first intended to build the collection around the American gambling world from the 60’s to 80’s by digging into the alternative press, but quickly realised how prostitution was playing a […]

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STEPHEN CURRY BREAKS ALL-TIME 3-POINT RECORD

Stephen Curry achieved a milestone that he’s been aiming for nearly his entire career. Sinking a three against the New York Knicks, Curry surpassed NBA legend Ray Allen’s total of 2,973 to become the all-time leader in total 3-pointers made during the regular season.  It’s a moment worthy of celebration that’s also seemed inevitable for years. Widely […]

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What We Want This Week

Finlay & Co Blue Light Glasses Digital screens (like phones and laptops) all emit blue light. Too much of this light, especially close to bedtime will interrupt our circadian rhythm as well as cause eye strain and headaches. Blue light glasses contain a filter film specifically designed to reduce the amount of this light entering your […]

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Leica D-Lux 7 Vans x Ray Barbee Edition

Leica Camera has teamed up with two stars of the skateboarding scene – the fashion label Vans, and pro skater, musician and photographer Ray Barbee. The trio has teamed up to produce the limited-edition Leica D-Lux 7 Vans x Ray Barbee – an extraordinary camera that Vans says encapsulates the spirit and lifestyle of skateboarding […]

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The Reading Corner: Win At All Costs

Rating: ☆☆☆☆☆Author: Matt Hart Publisher: Dey Street Books (HarperCollins) The Nike Oregon Project was once the highest elite running programme in the world, sought after by many of the worlds foremost runners not only to be apart of the Nike family, but to be trained by the head coach and one most highly sought after […]

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FIFA Is Back

When there’s a new Fifa game every year come rain, shine or a global pandemic, spotting all the differences between each iteration is a challenge akin to convincing Daniel Levy that he should let Harry Kane leave Tottenham on a free transfer as a show of goodwill. But what we can say is that it’s as good […]

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The Journal: Grapefruit Honey Margarita

Bright grapefruit meets mellow honey in this perfect way to mix up a margarita. Ingredients:2oz Fresh Grapefruit Juice 1/4 Runny Honey + 1/4 Water 1oz tequila Gear:Black Sphere Ice MouldsBrushed Brass Cocktail Shaker Instructions:Combine all ingredients in a glass with ice. Stir and garnish with a lime wheel.

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La Loica & La Tagua Chile Cabins

Named after a native species of birds, the La Loica & La Tagua Cabins are built to embrace the rugged surroundings on the Chilian coastline. The retreats are anchored to Lagunilla Hill on the coast of Chile by a wooden pilon’s. To keep the footprint small, the cabins rise vertically minimising disruption to the sloping […]

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The “Why Is It Raining, It’s Summer!” Jackets

CragHoppers Talo GORE-TEX Jacket Adapt effortlessly to seasonal changes with this extraordinary waterproof jacket. The Talo’s classic outdoor design coupled with peerless GORE-TEX fabric technology is the dream team, uniting form and function in perfect harmony. Expect outstanding performance for reliable wet-weather protection in the worst conditions. £200.00, Available Craghoppers.com Barbour Bodell Waterproof Styled after […]

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The Cap Is Back

In 1860, the Brooklyn Excelsiors baseball team wore the ancestor of the modern rounded-top baseball cap, which featured a long peak and a button on top, and by 1900, the “Brooklyn style” cap became popular. During the 1940s, latex rubber became the stiffening material inside the hat and the modern baseball cap was born. Originally the peak, also […]

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What We Want This Week

Raymond Weil ‘Freelancer’ Skeleton Automatic Is it just us or is there something satisfying about a skeleton case on a timepiece? Seeing all the cogs and wheels turning away on your wrist, you feel part of the process of time itself. The RW freelancer automatic skeleton features a sleek stainless steel 42mm diameter case with black […]

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Finisterre Launch Hell Or High Water Podcast

From free divers to ocean conservationist, surfers to marine biologists; the Finisterre Podcast ‘Hell Or High Water’ dives deep into the lives of those connected with our seas and beyond. These are the new seasiders, the nonconformists and the mavericks. Inspired by the sea to better protect what we love. In episode 1 Finisterre welcome their Ambassador, Easkey Britton […]

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Talisker & Parley Launch ‘Rewild Our Seas’

Talisker Whisky, a brand founded on the coastal shores of Isle of Skye have recently joined forces with Parley for the Oceans, an environmental organisation bringing together creatives, thinkers and governments to disrupt a world that needs forward thinking change to save it. In a collaborative mission they will be launching a project entitled ‘Rewild Our […]

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The Interview: Mr. Daniel Fletcher

The smell. It’s the first thing you notice as you open the very unpretentious little white door at the back of Purple Menswear in Harpenden in the county of Hertfordshire. The smell, is sweet mixed with the powerful scent of fresh coffee beans and the very slight hint of mens aftershave. Closing the door you’re […]

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The Highest Paid Tennis Players of 2020

 The U.S. Open is underway and more than 300 of the world’s best tennis players are be competing for the chance to win $44 million in prize money, including $3 million each for the male and female singles champions. For most of them, it could be the difference between a money-losing year and a profitable […]

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Endurance Pro By Breitling

Breitling have once more designed a well rounded watch with the Endurance Pro Watch which truly embraces an active lifestyle by fusing sports functionality with everyday wearability. The timepiece caters to athletes by replacing bulky cases with the brands Breitlight materials. Besides being 3.3X lighter than titanium and 5.8X lighter than stainless steel, the material […]

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Twisted NA-V8 Land Rover Defender

There’s no shortage of restored Land Rover Defenders on the market, but Austin, Texas, Twisted Automotive’s NA-V8 Defender brings something extra to the table. The majority of that ‘extra’, in typical US form is under the hood in the form of an LT1 Corvette V8, making either 455 horsepower in base trim, or 655 from […]

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Live Like 007 In Sean Connery’s French Villa.

Have you ever wondered what it’s like to live like the ultimate Bond? Well now you can. The leading bond of all time, Sean Connery’s former villa in the South of France is on the market. The Belle Epoque-style home was owned by the 007 for over a decade and even made an appearance in […]

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