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Out & About: Visiting Shinola HQ


This past March while on location in Detroit, I had the good fortune of being invited to take a look around one of my favorite brand’s headquarters. Having been following the resurrection of the once ubiquitous brand since 2011, I was eager to see behind the curtain. Was Shinola in fact a company hell bent on restoring faith in American manufacturing or was it simply another attempt to capitalize on the “Americana” movement? My assumption was that no brand based in Detroit would survive if it were the latter and having a look at Shinola’s inner workings confirmed what I had hoped to be true – Shinola is the real deal.

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Today’s Most Wanted

CXXVI Clothing has now expanded their ever growing collection of fine items to include bags. The Worker’s Carrier is a light overnight bag constructed of the sturdiest American waxed cotton, leather and nylon. Pick one of these up before they’re gone, I have a feeling they soon will be. Click the pic above people.