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Garage July 5, 2020

SINGER VEHICLE DESIGN

Hop in and let's go for one hell of a ride around Pebble Beach with Singer Vehicle Design. If you're a Porsche 911 enthusiast and believe in preservation through a [...]

By CYTIES

Wardrobe July 1, 2020

CATALOG: JULY

If there is anything we should be searching for this July, it's warm salty breezes. This month's catalog is laid out to inspire an aquatic adventure, guided by a nautical [...]

By CYTIES

Tech June 27, 2020

AURAL PLEASURE

For some, life is all about that aural pleasure, and when it’s good, it’s real good. Too often than not, many settle for audio tech just to get the job [...]

By Ben Hitch

Imbibes June 25, 2020

SUMMER BREWS

With the days getting longer and hotter, there truly isn't a much better time to kick the feet up with an ice-cold beer. There are lagers, IPAs, American style, German [...]

By Ben Hitch

Garage June 21, 2020

NEO-RETRO MOTO HELMETS

There’s a mighty counterculture of motorists who treasure their vintage rocker vinyls of Led Zeppelin and The Rolling Stones. They identify with rebellious, hedonistic icons like James Dean, Brigitte Bardot, [...]

By Britt Mattie

Tips June 17, 2020

OYSTER SHUCKING 101

Every oyster aficionado has there own way of preparing the mollusks, but it all starts with the art of the shuck, without the proper technique, there is no oyster to [...]

By CYTIES

Garage June 13, 2020

1971 FERRARI DAYTONA SPIDER

There may not be a logo as iconic as the Ferrari stallion, and when it sits on the nose of the 1971 365 GTS/4 Daytona Spider you’ll be gasping for [...]

By CYTIES

Tech June 12, 2020

GO RETRO WITH EVERCADE GAME CONSOLE

Vintage appeal rules the ranks within the CYTIES world when it comes to, well, really anything. Don’t get us wrong, the release of the insanely cool looking PS5 is next [...]

By Travis Platt

Lifestyle June 10, 2020

FACING MY OWN BLACKNESS

At this moment, nothing feels more purposeful than these words on this page. I owe that to George Floyd (and Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor, and Trayvon Martin) —to not let [...]

By Andrew Williams / Photography: Trent Franklin

Wardrobe June 9, 2020

TODD SNYDER X TIMEX Q BRACELET WATCH

If there is anything we have learned about Timex and Todd Snyder, it's they combine forces often and deliver exclusive retro-inspired timepieces that don't last long on the digital shelves. [...]

By CYTIES

Imbibes June 8, 2020

HOME BAR ESSENTIALS

Rum old fashioneds, scotch negronis, and reverse manhattans are among the imaginative riffs feeding do-it-yourself mixology’s rise. The deftness for creating delicious interpretations on classics isn’t reserved for seasoned bartenders; [...]

By Andrew Williams

Wardrobe May 30, 2020

CATALOG / JUNE

Inspired by the Golden Coast of California and it's breathtaking sea cliffs. As the marine layers disperse with the sunrise to welcome the new month, the mind drifts to that [...]

By CYTIES

Tips May 24, 2020

COFFEE GADGETS FOR HOME

While it’s easy to find a favorite cafe and cruise through every time you’ve got the itch, having a true barista setup at home is an absolute must. It doesn’t [...]

By CYTIES

Garage May 21, 2020

HIMALAYA DEFENDERS

For founder James W. Shondel it all began in Nantucket 1994 when he was hypnotized by the sight of a Defender parked along a street in all its glory.

By Travis Platt

Tips May 17, 2020

COOLEST COMMUTER BIKES

Whether your ride is for commuting to the office, ripping around town or just heading to the store to pick up some essentials, a lot can be said about someone [...]

By CYTIES

Tech May 10, 2020

ADVENTURE TECH

It seems the day is getting closer that we’ll be let back out into the wild and as the itch grows, have you figured out where your first travels will [...]

By CYTIES

Tips April 30, 2020

BEST OF BOND

You all know him as Bond, James Bond, with the countless shaken not stirred martinis he has had along the way. When MI6 and the world are in trouble there [...]

By Ben Hitch

Tips April 26, 2020

THE BEST OUTDOOR DOCS

Feeling cooped up? Don’t fret, we’ve got your back. Grab your remote and scroll below for the coolest outdoor adventure documentaries aimed to offer some fresh air for the mind, [...]

By Travis Platt

Wardrobe April 19, 2020

SAFE AND CLEAN EDC

We haven’t been fully locked down yet or solely confined to the walls we call home. And because there still is a little freedom to go pick up some groceries, [...]

By Ben Hitch

Wardrobe April 15, 2020

WATCHES YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT

Watches are the one item that should be a hand me down out of all your accessories, and while it’s not a crime to have several styles for the type [...]

By Travis Platt

Tips April 5, 2020

HOME OFFICE UPGRADE

It’s a whole new world out there and with that, all or many of us are working from home. Maybe you’ve had the luxury of the commute from the bedroom [...]

By Ben Hitch

Tips March 31, 2020

THE GRAND LIBRARY

Welcome to The Grand Library, shhhhhhh. No, a library card is not required, simply scroll down to see the digital shelves stocked with the best-of-the-best when it comes to the [...]

By CYTIES

Tips March 29, 2020

COOLEST REMOTE HOTELS

Encouraging an exotic getaway is probably the last thing we should be doing at this very moment, but what about when things return to normal after this Pandemic? Why not [...]

By CYTIES

Tips March 27, 2020

BEST COFFEE SUBSCRIPTIONS

It doesn’t matter if you have time in your day to head out and grab some beans because you can’t… well, we’re all being asked not to. But let us [...]

By Ben Hitch

Tips March 26, 2020

COMFORT IN THE HOMESTEAD

We've got you covered with some elite items to grab or inspire your next chillax session wherever you are sheltered up, to find some serious comfort at home.

By CYTIES

Dopp Kit March 23, 2020

YOUR HANDS DESERVE A SPA DAY

Chances are you're running low on run-of-the-mill hand soap. Seeing we are comfy at home and have the power of the interwebs at our insanely clean fingertips, it's time to [...]

By Travis Platt

Tips March 21, 2020

MOVIES TO PASS THE TIME

Nobody likes being stuck indoors, especially when the sun is shining. But given the current state of affairs, there is not much we can do right now except to hunker [...]

By Ben Hitch

Wardrobe January 15, 2020

SWEATER WEATHER

When the temps drop, reach for these clutch knits to tackle any mountain town getaway.

By CYTIES

Dopp Kit September 19, 2019

LIP BALMS FOR THE BOYS

As the remaining days of summer sun beat down, the seasons bring humidity and noticeable dryness or its simply just part of your EDC, lip balm is or will quickly [...]

By Ben Hitch

Wardrobe September 12, 2019

Weekender Bags

Every 5 days there comes a reason to celebrate and ever so often there is a bonus when it comes earlier, extends a day later or even better when those [...]

By Ben Hitch

Tips September 5, 2019

N64: First of Its Kind, Best of All Time

Everyone has their favorite console and an onslaught of games to go with it. Some will call on Sega Genesis or the original Playstation. Some will try to tell you [...]

By Ben Hitch

Tips September 3, 2019

FUTURE CARS COMING OUR WAY

Start saving your money because there are seriously awesome cars coming our way in the next few years. 2020 has some serious rides coming our way, and 2021 is going [...]

By Ben Hitc

Imbibes August 29, 2019

Celebrity Owned Alcohol

Oh to be rich and famous, wouldn’t that be great?! You could essentially do whatever you want, hop in your private jet to your private island and bask in the [...]

By Ben Hitch

Tips July 12, 2019

BEST OUTDOOR MUSIC VENUES IN U.S.

If you want, we can play a game. Raise your hand if you like being outdoors? Ok, raise your hand if you like music? Now, here is the real tricky [...]

By Ben Hitch

Imbibes June 21, 2019

CURE A HANGOVER: A Summer Drinker’s Guide to Survival

OH MY GOD!! WHAT IN SWEET MARY HAPPENED LAST NIGHT? WHY ARE YOU NAKED? WHY IS THE SUN SO BRIGHT? WHY, WHY, WHY!?!?!?!?!? Okay, okay, you’re home… that’s good. You’re [...]

By Ben Hitch

Dopp Kit June 13, 2019

UP YOUR SHAVE GAME WITH THESE WEAPONS

It doesn’t really matter if it’s Monday Morning, date night or the annual gestation period of a Barn Swallow that has vacated your mane, at some point, you’re going to [...]

By Ben Hitch

Wardrobe June 4, 2019

BEST SWIM TRUNKS 2019, “Canonbaaaalll!”

There is no beating around the bush, size definitely matters. Regardless of what she, he, they say, everyone is looking… and judging. You’re out in public, exposing yourself to any [...]

By Ben Hitch

Wardrobe May 24, 2019

HUCKBERRY X RAEN: YOUR FACE’S FAVORITE TAG TEAM

Collaboration can be hit or miss and occasionally great brands come together to craft unmatched marvels. Today is that day as RAEN Optics and Huckberry have teamed up to bring [...]

By CYTIES

Tips May 16, 2019

COFFEE TABLE EYE CANDY

Whether or not your coffee table has ever seen a cup of coffee on it, it is a staple to the living room environment as it provides ample space for [...]

By Ben Hitch

Wardrobe May 3, 2019

GET YOUR SHIT IN ORDER WITH A PACK FOR THE STREETS

When it comes time to leave the house for that daily journey we call life, you’re probably going to be packing more than what can be carried in your Wranglers. [...]

By Ben Hitch

Dopp Kit April 24, 2019

Back Pocket Remedies

Life comes at you fast and whether or not you’ve prepared, there is the occasional curveball, slider or hygienic quandary. At some point in the day, you’re going to find [...]

By Ben Hitch

Imbibes April 17, 2019

UNDERSTANDING THE NIGHTCAP

Umpty million things can happen before the day comes to an end. Something can go astray at work, a few drinks can lead to a lot of drinks, or you’re [...]

By Ben Hitch

Tips April 9, 2019

A FULL WEEK OF SPORTS

It’s only compared to a phenomenon like the 4th of July on a Thursday and Christmas on a Wednesday with an extra hit of 50¢ wings and twofers at all [...]

By Ben Hitch

Tips April 4, 2019

25 EPIC MOVIES FOR APRIL SHOWERS

A rainy afternoon can certainly be a deterrent to the day’s plans, though at the same time it somewhat gives the okay for you to fall into your favored corner [...]

By Ben Hitch

Wardrobe April 1, 2019

8 PAIRS OF BADASS SUNGLASSES FOR SPRING

There is certainly a stigma that comes with wearing your sunglasses at night, but with spring’s arrival and summer knockin’ on the door, a fresh pair of sunnies is only [...]

By Ben Hitch

Dopp Kit April 1, 2019

PORTABLE MEDICINE CABINET: 4 DOPP KITS TO LAST A LIFETIME

It’s not as easy as it used to be. Gone are the times when you would grab a backpack full of M-80s, mom’s Victoria’s Secret catalogs and a sleeping bag [...]

By Ben Hitch

Tips March 14, 2019

Madness in March

There can only be one champion. On March 19th, a bunch of kids will rule the world, well maybe just the U.S., but a flock of student-athletes no older than 22 [...]

By Ben Hitch

Imbibes March 7, 2019

Airport Drinking 101

There are a plethora of factors that will lead you to the pre-flight or layover cocktail. Have you arrived way too early and need to pass the time? Is flying [...]

By Ben Hitch

Dopp Kit February 27, 2019

Toothpastes that don’t suck

The Top Hat To Your Bristles. It should be one of the first things you do in the morning and one of the last before you’re off to Never Never Land. [...]

By Ben Hitch

Tips February 20, 2019

Workout Jamz

LISTEN NOW There is no denying that music fuels the soul and somewhere out there is a collection of musical doodles for everyone. Have you ever heard someone say, “I [...]

By Ben Hitch

Imbibes February 13, 2019

Five American Whiskeys You Need to Know About

Life cannot exist without water and whiskey’s literal meaning is the “water of life.” So, life does not exist without whiskey? Credited as America’s favorite spirit in 1964, and now [...]

By Ben Hitch

Wardrobe February 6, 2019

Mountain Style

In this day and age style often edges out comfort, but when you’re living the mountain life, surrounded by the elements, style and comfort must coexist. As you’re definitely entitled [...]

By Ben Hitch

Wardrobe January 21, 2019

Gear Guide: Inner Athlete

The new year is in full effect, which means resolutions of all kinds are currently succeeding, or in some cases, already broken. In our eyes it doesn’t matter what month [...]

By CYTIES

Tips December 11, 2018

Holiday Travel Hacks

The holiday hustle can be stressful, especially if you’re traveling long distances. Below is a checklist combined with some clever tips to score lounge access, cut crowded lines, and beat [...]

By CYTIES

Wardrobe December 3, 2018

GIFT GUIDE: Jet-Setter

The CYTIES Jet-Setter is a cultured man who cares deeply about the details. He remains comfortable for a long journey but doesn’t sacrifice the importance to stay sharp for when [...]

By CYTIES

Dopp Kit November 3, 2018

Brandon Hunter’s Grooming Go-To’s

San Diego’s own Brandon Hunter is a modern renegade when it comes to men’s grooming. From his own shears at Sound Cuts, to his perception on modern men’s style, he [...]

By CYTIES

Wardrobe October 26, 2018

Weller Bags

Meet Weller, a collection of durable all-purpose totes, duffels, and backpacks designed to be the ultimate adventure travel bags. The packs are designed by a guiding principle: offer more function, [...]

By CYTIES

Dopp Kit September 25, 2018

Save Your Skin, Save The Ocean

The free spirited team at Lucky Bastard Co. have created an all-natural, mineral-based sunscreen (SPF 30) that is safe for your body and the environment without any harmful chemicals. No [...]

By CYTIES

Imbibes September 20, 2018

Big Sur in a Bottle

It seems fitting that a gin named after Big Sur is making a ‘big’ impact on the forest of choices when it comes to the sought after spirit. Calwise Spirits [...]

By CYTIES

Wardrobe August 13, 2018

Deus Ex Machina: Fall Picks

So long summer. We can’t wait for clutch layers to become necessary again, fall and winter are key months to heighten your seasonal style game from some the best shops [...]

By CYTIES

Wardrobe July 20, 2018

Top Ten: Huckberry

For our latest edition of Top Ten we’re focusing on our amigos over at Huckberry. These gents know a thing or two about the essentials needed for active men who [...]

By CYTIES

Imbibes July 20, 2018

Rum With A Side of Street Cred

Imagine if you could create an Avengers style squad of the best old rum salts in the world. We’re talking the ones that put Tiki back on the map, the [...]

By CYTIES

Imbibes July 19, 2018

Black Cow Vodka, Smooth as it Gets

Vodka from milk? Yes, it’s actually possible, and how smooth the end result has Black Cow being referred to as genius in the vodka making world. The process starts in [...]

By CYTIES

Wardrobe June 24, 2018

A Bag for every man

We are all headed somewhere, and it’s the bag we take along with us that keeps our valuable times safe and organized. From rooftops to beaches, these are the CYTIES [...]

By CYTIES

Tips May 15, 2018

Best Men’s Shops in Los Angeles

The style scene for modern men in the City of Angels is setting the bar as the coolest in the nation. Many of the brick & mortars are founded by [...]

By CYTIES

Dopp Kit January 16, 2018

Upgrade Your Dopp Kit

We’ve tested the market to bring you our top picks to make your travel grooming routine comfortable and easy while keeping you sharp and fresh. From a clutch solid cologne [...]

By CYTIES

Wardrobe December 20, 2017

WARDROBE / HOMEBOUND

With the holidays in full effect many are headed homebound for a well deserved break before the new year begins. We’ve styled up our key winter essentials to help anyone [...]

By CYTIES

Wardrobe December 13, 2017

Wardrobe / Holiday Travel

Up your airport look and scrape the sky in style, we’ve got you covered with our key choices to keep you comfortable and sharp during the hustle and bustle of [...]

By CYTIES

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