G-Shock MT-G Metal Twisted

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G-SHOCK is proud to announce the release of their most sophisticated and prestigious timepiece collection to date: the MT-G: Metal Twisted G-SHOCK for the active gentleman that seeks G-SHOCK performance and technology, but enjoys the prestige of a luxury accessory. Inspired by the adventurous man that grew up wearing G-SHOCK and now has refined his style to a more professional look, the Metal Twisted G-SHOCK collection consists of three premium chronograph models.

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DSPTCH Daypack

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Designed as a lightweight daily carry bag, our Daypack is packed with features while also maintaining a commitment to the essentials. This bag features a designated laptop and tablet compartment, internal water bottle pockets, and a built-in cord management system. The exterior features a water-repelling 1680D ballistic nylon while a soft 410D nylon pack cloth and closed cell foam padding rounds out the interior. Mil spec webbing, Duraflex plastic hardware, made entirely in the USA…

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Beard Buddy

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Beard Buddy was formed in 2011 in Los Angeles, California. Founders/buddies Nathan and Gareth wanted to create hand crafted products specifically for beards by beards. Built on the appreciation of good design and a good sense of humor, Beard Buddy is the destination for your face farming needs.

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Stussy x Timberland Euro Hiker

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For the FW 2014 season, Stussy and Timberland offer the Euro Hiker – a classic silhouette and original outdoor performance piece of footwear. The boot features premium, full grain leather, trail grip rubber sole and Stussy SS link logo on the tongue. A durable style offered in two colorways – Wheat and Brown.

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2Unfold Laptop Bag | by Hard Graft

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This multi-use laptop bag has the perfect proportions to be as versatile as possible – you can easily carry a 15″ or 17” MacBook Pro in the bag as a briefcase, shoulder bag or backpack. For your smaller 13” MacBook Pro, you can also fold it into a courier bag and clutch whilst keeping it safe inside. A proven classic.

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Pontos S Diver | by Maurice Lacroix

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A professional diving instrument that is water-resistant to 600 meters, the Pontos S Diver reinterprets the defining characteristics of the Pontos S line by adding a vintage touch to the retro design. Easy to wear and easy to read down to the smallest detail, this watch has all the features that will attract lovers of the ocean depths.

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Warm Work Shirt | by Chrome Industries

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The Chrome WARM Work Shirt is highly versatile, fully insulated and works as a layering piece and as outerwear. The jacket rocks technical features like reflectivity, water-resistant fabric, reversibility, ventilation, and more without looking technical.

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Fisherman Vest | by Stohlquist

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Comfort and water safety with all the necessities, close at hand. Put to work, while you play, the FISHERMAN provides excellent cockpit management with places for the little things that could end up in your seat, or overboard.

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Tom Ford Charles FT0035 Sunglasses

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Protect your eyes with these stylish FT0035 sunglasses by Tom Ford. These sunglasses are made of metal, are 100% brand new and include the manufacturer’s one-year warranty. Pick a frame and lens color combination that complements your wardrobe or go with a classic color choice – either way you’ll look and feel great with these Tom Ford sunglasses.

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Tiara Time at Miss NY Chinese Beauty Pageant

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Catherine Hui, a contestant in the Miss NY Chinese Beauty Pageant 2014, has makeup applied before the show at the Mohegan Sun casino in Uncasville, Conn. In its 13th year, MNYCBP has become one of the most influential Chinese events in the U.S., while providing a major platform for American Chinese girls to enter the entertainment industry in China. The pageant accentuates the girls’ eyes to look bigger and doll like. “I have a mono lid…I love my Oriental eyes because they make me different”, said Alice Zhang. “But they (pageant team) always change it to give me the double eye lid”. The girls are taught to use double eye lid tape, enlarging eye contacts, Dolly Wink eye lashes, a lot of sun block and bright pink make up to achieve a wholesome and innocent look. “The Chinese beauty aesthetic is similar to Anime – super flawless”, said contestant Stephanie Hau. (Photo and caption by John Brecher/Sahra Vang Nguyen/NBC News)

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Pictures of Animals Posing as Humans by Svetlana Valyiskaya

It’s often said that pets and their owners can start to look alike, but these adorable photographs take the old mantra to a new extreme. They are the work of Svetlana Valyiskaya (27), from St Petersburg, who snaps pets in everyday poses in her spare time from her job as a commercial photographer. The vibrant costumes and scenes, which Svetlana designs herself, have made the photos a hit in her native Russia – and it’s not hard to see why. She said: “I really love animals, they are loyal, faithful and true and always interesting to work with – plus they never criticise the photographs afterwards”.

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Cat poses with balloons in a tux. (Photo by Svetlana Valyiskaya/Mercury)

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Victorinox I.N.O.X is Here

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To celebrate its 130th anniversary with panache, Victorinox has pulled off an impressive feat. Picture a watch of unimaginable solidity, capable of withstanding a fall of 10 m, being repeatedly driven over by 64-ton tank, or spending two hours at 90° in a washing machine, as well as featuring a design that is sharp and versatile thanks to its accessories. Meet the I.N.O.X. The quintessence of Victorinox expertise.

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Filson PH Boot

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These water-resistant, breathable 8″ tall boots have a textured rubber sole; sealed seams to keep out sand and rain; a padded collar for comfort; AA grommets with lace-and-hook closure.

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Xantha Internal Frame Pack | by Maxpedition

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Built around a polypropylene frame with a single aluminum stay, these packs are lightweight alternatives to the steel framed rucks of the past. On top, you will find a soft-lined sunglasses pouch and a sturdy button lock that secures zipper pulls. Inside you will find a pouch for 100oz hydration bladder, ports for drinking tubes on both side, and a variety of mesh pockets to organize your gear.

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Alex Minsky, Marine Who Lost a Leg and Gained a Modeling Career

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U.S. Marine Alex Minsky lost his leg and nearly died in Afghanistan three years ago, when he and his fellow Marines fell victim to a roadside bomb. After recovering from a coma and learning to use his new prosthetic leg, the Purple Heart recipient fell into depression and started drinking. Then his younger brother died unexpectedly. His drinking and depression got worse.

He challenged himself to abstain from drinking for one day. That happened to be the day he was discovered by a photographer. Minsky, now 24, has since been posing for photos, showing off his tattoos, muscles and his war injuries.

“Just because I don’t have a leg doesn’t mean it’s going to slow me down,” Minsky said. “I want people to look at me and not give up. Not quit.”

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