Bluetooth is awfully handy for wireless music streaming, but if it's audio quality you're after, you're going to want to use AirPlay. And not just any AirPlay rig, but one with a great DAC — like the one inside the Myro Air. Powered by the legendary Wolfson WM8741 Digital-to-Analog Converter, this stylish box offers 2-way AirPlay control, UPnP support, a USB port for docking and charging, RS232 ports for home automation compatibility, RCA analog and optical outputs, and Made in USA quality.
You carry a lot of stuff in your wallet — ID, debit cards, cash — but none of those are going to help you in the wilderness. The contents of the Esee Izula Survival Wallet can. Made in the USA from rugged cordura, this tri-fold wallet comes complete with a bounty of essential tools, including a fire steel, Kevlar cord, fish hooks, an arrowhead, a compass, a handcuff key, powerful magnets, a titanium blade, a signal mirror, and cards filled with tips and instructions to help you make it through when you're away from civilization.
Far from strangers when it comes to collaborating, you already know their button-up shirts well — but now they've teamed up once again to produce Gitman Vintage x Unionmade Suits. Available in a range of great-looking fabrics (from navy or charcoal wool to khaki twill and navy seersucker), these suits are cut in a modern shape complete with narrow, notched lapels, a single rear vent, two buttons, and two waste pockets. The trousers sport a tapered cut with two rear pockets and YKK zippers. Ideal for summer weddings, trips to the horse track, or hot days at the office, these suits are minimally lined and completely made in the USA.
Forget filling your deck or patio with various outdoor cooking tools, and instead just order up a Hephaestus Patio Pro. Made in the USA from 304 stainless steel, this multi-function wonder features a top chamber that you can use for barbequing and smoking, a middle chamber that functions as a wood-fired pizza oven — with cooking times in the minutes thanks to support for temperatures over 700 degrees — and a bottom chamber that holds the height-adjustable firebox, and which converts into a fire pit. Other than chairs, a table, and maybe a cooler, it's the only thing your backyard needs.
If you thought that Chryslers were the only things still made in Detroit, you'd better think again. The Shinola Runwell Watch ($550+) is hand-made in D-town using nearly four-dozen Swiss-made parts. Features include an Argonite 1069 quartz movement, a domed sapphire crystal, a 41 or 47mm stainless steel case, an illuminated dial, and a vegetable-tanned Horween leather strap. On the back, you'll find a case plate that reads "Built in Detroit", along with the serial number.
Some wallets arrive fully-formed, with patterns or finishes that you hope will hold up to years of use. The Shinola Bifold Wallet arrives ready to transform. Made in the USA from premium, vegetable-tanned Horween leather, each wallet is individually numbered, offers two card slots and a single billfold compartment, and features a rich natural finish that will gain a unique patina and character over time — just like the person who carries it.
Give your go-to timepiece an added touch of style with The Hill-Side Watch Straps. Available in a variety of patterns and colors, these sturdy straps are made from 100% cotton fabric, and feature painted brass mil-spec buckles and eyelets, lightweight cotton backing, and leather trim. Measuring 18mm across and 10" long, they should work with a variety of watch styles and fit on both the skinniest and meatiest of wrists.
Ditch your traditional bat and club up with something more stylish with these Warstic Flame Treated Baseball Bats. Available with white or black handles, these unique bats are made in the USA from hand-selected American White Ash Hand-Split billets, flame treated to bring out the natural straight grain, and then treated with either natural or dark Warrior Flame stain. Made to order in lengths of 30-35 inches, each bat also includes your name engraved on the barrel — so if it wasn't already obvious, everyone will know the bat is yours.
When it comes to great barbeque, perfectly cooked meat is only half the equation — you need a great sauce to pair with it. Lillie's Q Barbeque Sauces are here to do the hard work for you, offering up expertly blended sauces in flavors including Smoky, Hot Smoky, traditional Western Carolina, Carolina Gold, Eastern North Carolina, Hot Pepper Vinegar and Alabama-inspired Ivory. More of a rub man? They have those too, as well as one hell of a Bloody Mary mix. All you need is meat — and maybe some vodka.
Summer is nearly upon us, and with the arrival of warm weather comes the opportunity for plenty of impromptu outdoor sitting. Keep your buns comfortable — and off the grass — in the Filson Chelan Chair. Made in the USA, this folding, portable seat sports a kiln-dried ash frame, a green polyester back, a built-in carrying strap, a solid build with it a weight limit of 300 lbs, and, like any good outdoor accessory, a built-in bottle opener for refreshment time.
Wether you're actually working in the shop or simply want something to protect you from splatter while you grill, Pointer Shop Aprons have you covered. Made in Bristol, Tennessee from quality materials, they measure 39" long and 28" wide, and offer two patch pockets as well as machine washability. Available in four colorways, including blue denim, white drill, hickory stripe, or, for the outdoorsman, woodland camp.
You've spent plenty of time, money, and considerable effort building up your collection of footwear — so it's about time you gave some thought to what you're using to keep them on your feet: your laces. With Benjo's Boot Laces you can bring your lace game squarely in line with your shoe game. With laces for everything from dress shoes and boots, to your work boots and sneakers, you can choose from a range of great-looking colorways to suit any pair. Each set of laces is made to last much longer than the average pair, and with colors unlike any you find elsewhere, it's pretty tough to go wrong.
Replace your standard spring evening hoodie with something a little more distinct with this American Giant Snap Sweatshirt. Inspired by classic baseball varsity jackets, it's made from 100% cotton, 12.4 oz ringspun fleece, with a brushed interior for added softness, strong shoulder seaming, jersey-lined welt pockets, a cropped waist, reinforced elbows, and, of course, custom metal snaps front and center. Available in three classic color ways.
Your iPhone may not be made in the USA, but at least your case can be. Blending protection with classic style, the Revisit Brass iPhone Case wraps your iPhone 5 or 5S in 100% brass and acetal plastic, leaving the front — including the all-important Touch ID sensor — and the back exposed while allowing for full access to all ports and controls. And if its Arizonan origins aren't enough for you, consider this: 25% of all profits go to help preserve the future of our National Parks.
It's one of the newest trends in the distilling industry, craft beer brewers are beginning to distill spirits like whiskey in addition to brewing the beers that put them on the map. Rogue Brewing isn't following a trend, instead they helped start it with their award winning Dead Guy Whiskey. Made using the same three malts that are used in the legendary Dead Guy Ale, Dead Guy Whiskey is distilled twice through copper pot stills and then aged in American oak barrels for three months before bottling.
Add a burst of style to your home bar with this Smith Topless Bottle Opener. Made in the usa from forged steel, it features an angular, architectural design that's easy to handle and a notched tooth for better grip on the cap. It even comes with a black leather sheath should you want to take the show on the road — but with looks this good, you'd better keep an eye on it lest you return home empty handed.
It doesn't offer a kitchen sink of extra tools, but the Gerber 39 Series Pocket Knife is a great choice for those that simply want an elegant knife. Made in the USA, this stylish cutter sports a clean design, with a fine edge drop point 2.8-inch blade made from 420HC stainless steel that's good for a variety of tasks, as well as a nickel-plated zinc handle that provides just enough grip while harkening back to Gerber's early days of knife making.
Whether you're tired of folding all that cash you're carrying around or just looking for something that will stay slim while holding an array of cards, the Miansai Long Wallet should do the trick. Mixing luxurious premium leather with an outdoorsy striped rope for attaching to your belt loop, this sleek wallet is handmade in the USA, and features cotton lining, a roomy bi-fold design, and gold-tone metal hardware, making it a great choice no matter if you're dressing up or dressing down.
When you're headed out on the road for a long summer trip, you know you need a bag that can hold all your necessary gear, while holding up to whatever punishment you put it through. Entirely made by hand, one piece at a time, the APV Weekend Pack is your perfect travel companion, as rugged and ready for anything as you are. Made from two layers of cordura nylon, and featuring waterproof zipper closures, it can handle rough weather and rougher baggage handlers. And with plenty of sleeves, pockets, and places to stow away your gadgets, it's the obsessive organizer's dream.
Inspired by the small mouth Bell Mason jar, the Machine Era Tumbler is by no means cheap — but it's also likely the last cup you'll ever need. The 6.7 oz cup is machined from a solid block of aircraft-grade aluminum, with thick walls to hold in the cold, a hard, food-safe anodized coating, and a handsome, hand-sewn leather sleeve that insulates even more while offering an added bit of grip.
To celebrate the end of the line for the model, the guys from Detroit have announced a special limited edition 2015 Cadillac CTS-V Coupe — kitted out with a black grill, matte black wheels, red Brembo brake calipers, and available in a gorgeous black finish. Inside you'll find upgrades throughout, with Recaro racing seats with red details, metal control surfaces, a suede-covered steering wheel and shifter, and wood trim. It still comes with the impressive power plant you expect: a 6.2-liter supercharged V8 with 556 horsepower available with either a six-speed manual or automatic. Limited to only 500 units, you could pick yours up in white or gray instead of black — but who would want to do that?