Monthly Archives: May 2010

Martin + Osa Sale

Martin + Osa is having a 50% off sale this weekend as they lead up to final days. Yes, that means those Purcell’s are $28. And at this price point, it’s time to give a popover shirt a try…. Popover Shirt Ring Belt Aviator Cargos Western Shirt Chino’s Woven Belt Purcell’s
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Daihatsu Mud Master-C

2007 4wd concept van that has the option of 3rd row seating, truck like bed or even a mini crane. Pics via Next Autos.
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Peugeot ’85 Catalog

Whoever art directed this shoot seriously nailed it. Looks like it could be pulled straight from the latest issue of Wallpaper. Oh, the bikes aren’t bad either . . . via Re-cycle.
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Alico Hiking Boots – Planning Ahead

I have about 13 years on these older Alicos and they are still going strong, so I thought I might as well plan ahead and order a backup for when they eventually give up. As of late they seem to be darn near impossible to find in the States especially if the price is right. [...]
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Colnago Mexico Hermann Frame

Current Ebay watching . . . I’m sure this will skyrocket, thankfully.
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Star Wars Planet Posters

I love how simple and gritty these are, not trying to be cute or have some clever reference. Just plain good design. Via Flickr and for sale here.
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Union Pacific Advertising

A few highlights from the Union Pacific Museum archives.
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Weekend at the Thrift – Nylon Nirvana

I’ve always been a sucker for nylon. Maybe it’s partially due to the fact that I can remember back to when it was high tech but I think mostly because it seems to have spawned a classic simplicity in outdoor gear that just might never go out of style. At any rate, a new thrift [...]
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Zabou Style

I absolutely love these guys. Great store blog as well.
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Off the Hanger: Travel Fishing

At least one of the MAWOI employees (ahem . . .) manages to get out a few times a year to far off lands to do a bit of fishing. Wether its Ontario or Aruba I usually take about 80% of the same gear. Watch: Timex Easy Reader with NATO strap. I’ve been eyeing these [...]
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