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Timepiece Tuesday: Filson Gets into the Watch Game

  • Kempt Staff
Timepiece Tuesday: Filson Gets into the Watch Game

Filson has prided itself on making “unfailing goods” since the day they began making blankets for Klondike explorers in 1897. But not until now have any of those goods included watches. So they teamed up with the new torchbearers of American watchmaking, Shinola, to launch their very first watch collection—consisting of field watches, GMTs and chronographs strapped in their legendarily rugged bridle leathers and tin cloth.

They aren’t shipping until March, but we’ve got your preview here:

The New International Men’s Shops to Know

  • Kempt Staff


In our grand tradition of keeping you up to date on the international men’s shop scene, we’ve scoured the globe for the newest openings in your regular haunts—you know, Milan, London, Hong Kong, the usual. Because you never know when you’re going to need a new pair of striped socks while in Amsterdam.

Here are the latest updates to your already-dapper international rolodex of men’s shops...»

The Six Anoraks to Consider

  • Kempt Staff


In these uncertain times—when any given day could end up 65 degrees and sunny, or 45 and overcast—a trusty lightweight rain jacket is indispensable.

And our favorite is a knock-around anorak. Easy to stow in a briefcase or bottom desk drawer and ready to be retrieved when the clouds roll in. So we’ve rounded up the best on the market for spring.

Herewith, the six anoraks to consider...»