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Spirits & Brews December 3, 2020

SLEIGH RIDE NITRO COLD BREW

Coffee beans roasting, on an open fire, Jack Frost nipping at your noooosee. That's how that jingle goes right? There is a reason hustle is paired with the word bustle this [...]

By Travis Platt

Wardrobe December 2, 2020

CATALOG: DECEMBER

Before we turn the holiday tunes up to an addictingly obnoxious level, let’s all address the obvious about December 2020… many of us will be spending this holiday season, home [...]

By CYTIES

Garage November 30, 2020

A FLURRY OF VEHICLES

Every 12 months Mother Nature comes knocking with a blistering winter in her travel tote. And in year’s past where you may have stayed home because the weather and roads [...]

By BEN HITCH

Gift Guides November 28, 2020

HUCKBERRY TOP TEN

Digging through the entire Huckberry catalog is no doubt a task, but that's why we've done the dirty work and found the best from their November offering... that will perfectly [...]

By CYTIES

Spirits & Brews November 25, 2020

8 CAMPFIRE WHISKEYS

Is there anything better than relaxing next to a roaring fire on a bitterly cold night during the holiday season? We can't think of anything. Whether you're cozying up with [...]

By Chris Blatner

Gift Guides November 23, 2020

GIFT GUIDE: CITY

et your holidays be spent with close family, handsome whiskey, friendly tunes, and thoughtful shopping. If you or someone in your life lives for the hustle of a big city, [...]

By CYTIES ELVES

Vids November 20, 2020

EARTH AT NIGHT

There are more nature docs that anyone cares to count floating around on the web and streaming services these days, but never before have cameras been able to capture life [...]

By BEN HITCH

Gift Guides November 18, 2020

GIFT GUIDE: MOUNTAINS

A mountain state of mind is what the holidays are all about. Who doesn't love trekking through the snow for a hot toddy after a long day of off-roading, boarding [...]

By CYTIES ELVES

Tips November 15, 2020

TOWER RECORDS RETURNS

Everybody loves a comeback, especially when it's one of the most epic and recognizable names in music culture—Tower Records is back. Back in the day, bands would travel from the [...]

By Travis Platt

Tips November 15, 2020

COOKING WITH FIRE

Crisp air getaways are what autumn is all about, and with the limitations of large group gathering for Tukey Day, many of us will embrace the holiday as an opportunity [...]

By Britt Mattie

Vids November 8, 2020

DEUS EX MACHINA ELECTRIC MOTO

Beauty doesn't even begin to justify the sleek and powerful design of the all-electric Deus Ex Machina and Zero Motorcycles collaboration. And beyond the partnership, this fully customized electric moto [...]

By BEN HITCH

Wardrobe November 6, 2020

LAKE TAHOE WITH TAYLOR STITCH

Taylor Stitch has grown to be a favorite of surfers, laborers, modern-day lumberjacks, and those heading to the boardroom. There are simply no constraints to where TS can go. We're [...]

By BEN HITCH

Wardrobe November 3, 2020

CATALOG: NOVEMBER

There really isn't anything like fall in a big city. As branches bare by cascading autumn colors on sidewalks, one can't help but reflect on the year that now is [...]

By CYTIES

Spaces November 1, 2020

GETAWAYS: UPSTATE NY

It’s no secret to New Yorkers that there is a wealth of culture, nature, and leisure just a few hours outside the city, but it still feels like you’ve gamed [...]

By KATIE BARTON

Spirits & Brews October 30, 2020

BLACKWELL 007 RUM

By BEN HITCH

Wardrobe October 28, 2020

HUCKBERRY TOP TEN

We went on a serious hunt for the best of Huckberry for this month of October. The result is a collection to readily have you equipped for fall antics in [...]

By CYTIES

Spirits & Brews October 23, 2020

7 RYES FOR BOURBON DRINKERS

As fall sets in and days get shorter and colder, it’s an excellent time to bring out the rye whiskey. The drier, spicier, and more herbaceous flavors just seem to [...]

By Chris Blatner

GarageVids October 21, 2020

GMC’s HUMMER EV

If you were tuned on the world series last night, there is a good chance your brain was melted by the introduction ad to the new Hummer EV. In the [...]

By Travis Platt

Spirits & Brews October 20, 2020

MAMITAS TEQUILA SODA SELTZER

Cracking a cold one certainly has a different look these days with liquor and mixed drinks readily available from a can. Mamitas Tequila Soda is a hard seltzer made with [...]

By BEN HITCH

Wardrobe October 18, 2020

FALL FLANNELS

“Way back, when I had the red and black lumberjack with the hat to match” was the same time when you were rocking that busted old flannel handed down from [...]

By BEN HITCH

Vids October 16, 2020

“HUCK YEAH!”

Grab your snorkel because it's going to be a big stick party. Fall is here and winter is quickly approaching and if you have any affiliation with the snow culture, [...]

By CYTIES

Spirits & Brews October 16, 2020

MADEWEST HAZY IPA

This may as well be a dream beer, as it’s so Hazy you’ll feel like you’re brain is floating somewhere between counting sheep and a daze from a dank plant [...]

By CYTIES

Gadgets October 15, 2020

EDC: OCTOBER

Back in the day when came across an article about a young, fierce, ambitious mind who was changing the world. In the piece, there was a  question about what the [...]

By Travis Platt

Tips October 14, 2020

SHARPEN YOUR SHELTER

The tastes and attitudes of men have evolved, including their perspectives on places of personal sanctuary. To that point, upgrading the man cave is long overdue: tattered couches, tired dartboards, [...]

By Andrew Williams

Garage October 11, 2020

PORSCHE 550 SPYDER

Every now and then you come across a vehicle that leaves you staring in awe, just by the sight of it you can feel the open roads roaring breeze. That [...]

By CYTIES

Vids October 10, 2020

JEFF TWEEDY: GWENDOLYN

The man, the myth, the all-time legend, Jeff Tweedy is back with a new single, Gwendolyn. To accompany the track he dropped a music video stacked with an array of [...]

By CYTIES

Spaces October 10, 2020

SPEAKEASY IN JFK

We have all been searching for reasons to be excited about steadfast travel again. Leave it to American Express to set the new standard, making all airport visits to New [...]

By Travis Platt

Wardrobe October 6, 2020

DEATH & CO. X HELM

Halloween arrived a few weeks early this year. Instead of mini snickers bars and little bags of skittles, it’s candy soaked in Balthazar leather that fastens to your feet and [...]

By Ryan Kirk

Spaces October 4, 2020

FALL A-FRAMES

The lines are straight, the angles are sharp and by design, the structure gets an A for effort. Taking a stake in the U.S. in the 1950s, their popularity began [...]

By BEN HITCH

Vids October 2, 2020

MERCEDES-BENZ VISION AVTR

The future is indeed now, at least when it comes to the Mercedes-Benz VISION AVTR. The science fiction film AVATAR has inspired the creation of this vehicle that truly feels [...]

By CYTIES

Spirits & Brews October 2, 2020

RED BEARD IPA

Shiver me freakin' timbers, we've all heard about Black Beard but clear the way for these final days of summer for a new captain in town, RED BEARD. We can't [...]

By Travis Platt

Vids October 2, 2020

FINDING GROUND: A GEOFF ROWLEY STORY

Geoff Rowley is a household name to most regardless if you led that kick, push lifestyle or not. He has been skating for more than 30 yrs, been named THRASHER [...]

By CYTIES

Wardrobe October 1, 2020

OCTOBER

The slow creeping fog of October has ascended upon us, and All Hallows' Eve awaits at the very conclusion of this ghoulish month (cue howling wolf sound!). The scariest part [...]

By CYTIES

Wardrobe September 27, 2020

HUCKBERRY TOP TEN

It could be a colored collection of leaves in a city street puddle, the deep exhale on a morning jog that you suddenly see your breath, or simply the unexpected [...]

By CYTIES

Vids September 24, 2020

JET SUIT OVER ICELAND

The beauty of the world can only be seen by traveling to the far reaches of our planet and while driving from coast to coast and over mountain ranges is [...]

By CYTIES

Spaces September 20, 2020

4 CORNER CAMPSITES

Imagine looking down on a chess set—complete with your and your opponent’s fleet of warriors, each in their allocated quadrangle bunkers on either side. In the four corner boxes, find [...]

By Britt Mattie

Tips September 20, 2020

CAR CAMP ROAD TRIPPIN’

Camping does not mean that you have to jam everything into a backpack and hike miles to the campsite. It can certainly be that you just start throwing stuff in [...]

By BEN HITCH

Spirits & Brews September 19, 2020

SUFFERFEST FLYBY PILSNER

We're always on the hunt for some crips suds, you know this by now. To closeout Summer 2020 were reaching for the award-winning Flyby Pilsner from Sufferfest Beer Company. The [...]

By CYTIES

Tips September 17, 2020

COLORSMITH

Have you noticed Father Time knocking on the door in the form of gray hair? In the past, either a one-size-fits-all boxed hair color or accepting the inevitable graying was [...]

By CYTIES

Garage September 16, 2020

BROOKLYN COACHWORKS DEFENDER 90 FUJI WHITE

There is something about a crisp white off-road vehicle ripping through the elements, from black asphalt to a blanket of fresh snow, it just looks so fresh. A whiteout on [...]

By Travis Platt

Spirits & Brews September 13, 2020

FIVE FINISHED WHISKEYS TO PACK FOR A TRIP

When you hit the road for an adventure, it's all about traveling light and bringing only the essentials to enhance the experience. No road trip is complete without a great [...]

By Chris Blanter

Spaces September 10, 2020

NOBU LOS CABOS

If you haven’t started a list of the must-stay resorts when travel is back, then now is the time. At the top of the list should be Nobu’s first hospitality [...]

By CYTIES

Vids September 9, 2020

DUNE OFFICIAL TRAILER

Can't deny we all have a special appreciation for the '80s and the lust to bring back yet another epic... Dune. Originally hitting the big screen in 1984 lacking word-to-screen [...]

By CYTIES

Wardrobe September 7, 2020

SEPTEMBER

We're just as shocked as you, it's actually September. There's only one way to cap off the end of Summer 2020 before fall antics commence, and that's with an epic [...]

By CYTIES

Vids September 4, 2020

NO TIME TO DIE TRAILER 2

Fire up the engine of the token 007 Aston Martin and let's get into it. With just a few months away from the "fingers crossed" theatrical premiere of "No Time [...]

By CYTIES

Grooming September 2, 2020

END OF SUMMER DOPP KIT ESSENTIALS

Having your essentials ready to go and Dopp to throw them when adventure calls is all too important these days because the window of playtime is always changing. Whether you [...]

By BEN HITCH

Tips August 30, 2020

SURF BOOKS

Feel free to disagree, but we believe there’s nothing quite comparable to brushing the iridescent green wall of an open face wave with the tips of your fingertips. That being [...]

By Britt Mattie

Vids August 29, 2020

NIGHT LIGHT

With many of us blinded by the city lights, we have to rely on photographers such as Arthur Cauty to unveil the beauty of the surrounding landscape. And we should [...]

By BEN HITCH

Wardrobe August 26, 2020

HUCKBERRY TOP 10

Here are our top-ten picks from Huckberry for the month of August, the perfect way to wrap up the last full month of summer. Pair these items with some tunes [...]

By CYTIES

Spirits & Brews August 23, 2020

IT’S TIKI TIME

Move the whiskey over for the sugar cane spirit gifted from the tiki gods, RUM, and embrace a new Don… Don the Beachcomber. Tiki is here to save the dog [...]

By CYTIES

Vids August 22, 2020

THE BATMAN: OFFICIAL TRAILER

It is finally here. Full admission, when we hit play on the first visual trailer of Matt Reeves' The Batman, we weren't ready for it. We assumed the footage would [...]

By CYTIES

Vids August 20, 2020

ODE TO DESOLATION

In the early 1900s, there were more than 9000 fire lookout towers scattered around the U.S., while today there are a mere 60 as many have fallen to funding, destruction, [...]

By BEN HITCH

Garage August 17, 2020

BOLLINGER MOTORS

Others has proved that gas is no longer required to go fast and kickass and with improvements being made every day to electric vehicles, it was only a matter of [...]

By BEN HITCH

Tips August 16, 2020

SPEARFISHING 101

The ancient fishing method of spearfishing has been used by humans throughout the world for millennia. In paleolithic time, early civilizations jerry-rigged sharpened sticks, barbed poles, or harpoons to catch [...]

By Britt Mattie

Vids August 14, 2020

THE ICEBREAKER

In the furthest reaches of the world where temperatures rarely rise above freezing and the water is almost always covered in ice, motor two Russian icebreakers. The 50 Years of [...]

By BEN HITCH

Tips August 12, 2020

BIG CITY SURF

We've been indoors more than expected since March, and now that it's Summer 2020 dare us to dream about paddling out into the surf and ripping a wave through misty [...]

By CYTIES

GarageVids August 9, 2020

FERRARI 250 GT SWG BERLINETTA

How does one define beauty? It's quite simple when you're staring down the 1961 Ferrari 250 GT SWB Berlinetta. The "SWB" (short-wheelbase) was, is, and will always be a masterpiece [...]

By BEN HITCH

Vids August 8, 2020

BONFIRE IN HITOYOSHI FOREST

Though travel has been postponed in most ways, our team has hunted down a clever way to transport you straight to a moment of jungle zen—off to Japan. The video [...]

By CYTIES

Tips August 7, 2020

BAG UP YOUR SURFBOARD

When it comes to protecting your custom hand-shaped log, with curves in all the right places, it’s best to put a bag on your treasured ride when she’s not in [...]

By Britt Mattie

Spirits & Brews August 5, 2020

CANNED VINO FOR THE COOLER

If you're like 99% of the world population, at this point you might be over the Vino at home. Corkscrewing open another bottle of wine in the evening during quarantine [...]

By Travis Platt

Wardrobe August 2, 2020

CATALOG: AUGUST

August has surfaced, and our CYTIES catalog is dedicated to the hunt for the perfect wave. Entering ocean waves takes mental strength, and conquering swells requires a zen-like focus, we're [...]

By CYTIES

Vids July 31, 2020

unREAL: THE ONE-SHOT

Any number of cameras can and should get the shot, but when the record button is hit on a single camera and follows an mtb rider who is widely recognized [...]

By BEN HITCH

Wardrobe July 29, 2020

SNEAKERS FOR THE CYTIES STREETS

The line of acceptability once dictated that a man only wear anything with a rubber sole to the gym. Sneakerheads everywhere can rejoice that the functionality lines of footwear are [...]

By Andrew Williams

Gadgets July 26, 2020

EDC BLADES

When heading out into the world unknown, it’s always important to be as EDC prepared as possible. Things like cardholders, keys with the proper keychain tools, sunnies, and some sort [...]

By BEN HITCH

Spaces July 24, 2020

HOUSEBOAT LIVING ON THE RIVER THAMES

Surely you’ve heard someone say, “I live on... the park, the lake, the beach” but nine times out of ten, they live next to. If you were to say “my [...]

By BEN HITCH

GarageVids July 16, 2020

FIRST LOOK VIDEO TOUR: 2021 BRONCO

Press play to take a first look full video tour of the Broncho compliments of Kelly Blue Book, no detail left unexplained about the new heavy-hitting off-road machine. By the [...]

By Travis Platt

Spirits & Brews July 15, 2020

TOPA TOPA WEEKENDER

With all this hard seltzer buzz, beer drinkers have been left out in the cold, or actually, heat. Summer is now in full effect in the most forgettable year of [...]

By Ryan Kirk

Tips July 12, 2020

10 COOL COOLERS

There are things out there in the world that are better served cold or need some type of refrigeration to prolong their life. And with the desire to keep temperatures [...]

By Ben Hitch

Vids July 11, 2020

DOVES: PRISONERS

Manchesters' legendary rock band Doves have declared their first studio album in eleven years, The Universal Want is out September 11. In tandem with the announcement, the band released a [...]

By Travis Platt

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

Gadgets 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

Spirits & Brews 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

Gadgets 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

Spirits & Brews 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

Spaces 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

Grooming 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

Grooming 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

Spirits & Brews 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

Spirits & Brews 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

Grooming 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

Grooming 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

Spirits & Brews 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

Grooming 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

Spirits & Brews 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

Grooming 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

Spirits & Brews 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 [...]

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Grooming 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 [...]

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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, [...]

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Grooming 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 [...]

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Spirits & Brews 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 [...]

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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 [...]

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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 [...]

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Spirits & Brews 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 [...]

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Spirits & Brews 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 [...]

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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 [...]

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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 [...]

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Grooming 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 [...]

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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 [...]

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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 [...]

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