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Graham G.

Graham is a freelance writer based out of Montreal, Canada.

Should you wear a G-SHOCK watch with a suit?

The G-SHOCK is an iconic watch series that has long-been touted as the toughest watch available on the market, but how does it fare with formal wear? Its boxy body and high-tech design is among the most easily recognizable watch brands out there, celebrated by fashion nerds, environmentalists, rappers, Navy SEALS, divers, and more. Designed …

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Black Diamond Equipment: History and Influence

Black Diamond is a climbing, skiing, and outdoors brand based out of Salt Lake City, Utah. Its origins are intertwined with the work of the legendary Yvon Chouinard and Patagonia’s earliest iterations, offering perhaps a slight hint at the guiding design intentions and overarching vision of the company as a brand hoping to push the …

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Patagonia Clothing: History and Influence

Patagonia is a unique and influential clothing brand that evolved purely out of a love for the outdoors. Let’s look at its history, influence, and relationship with the environment. The Patagonia Region in South America Where soaring granite towers and deserts bound volcanic steppes and glaciers, a world of harsh beauty at the southernmost tip …

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Arc’teryx: History, Design, and Influence

What is Arc’teryx? Arc’teryx is a high-performance outdoorwear company founded in the late 80s with a focus on innovation and being the industry standard. Created in British Colombia, Canada under the name Rock Solid Manufacturing, this brand’s humble beginnings as a climbing harness manufacturer in Dave Lane’s basement seem as distant as the ancient bird …

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How to Style a Turtleneck for Men

Turtleneck Styling for Men You may know the turtleneck by many names – whether as polo neck, roll-neck, or skivvy, this high-necked garment has become a staple in the fashion world. It is largely associated with artists and outside-the-box thinkers given its more recent history, but it retains an equal sense of elegance and versatility …

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How To Style Overalls for Men

Ahh, the dependable and versatile overalls. While they have asserted their place among women’s casual fashion since as far back as the 60s their history in men’s fashion is a little more complicated, with deep roots in workwear and practicality. Today, this oft-denim outfit element merits a bit of reconsideration among the boys who would …

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Should You Wear Flannel Shirts with Shorts?

The flannel shirt is a staple piece of modern fashion and should be found within any trendsetter’s closet. In protecting 17th C Welsh shepherds from the cold and rain[1] to becoming emblematic in the world of grunge, this piece has proven its durability, ruggedness, and stylishness in spades. It looks good with nearly any casual …

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What Are Dive Watches? Can They Be Worn As An Everyday Watch?

What is a dive watch? What sets it apart? The dive watch has a number of technical and aesthetic features that makes it unique from other styles. It’s often considered as being in the realm of ‘sport’ timepieces given its utilitarian-minded engineering, yet we will see that this doesn’t hold it back from being a …

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