8 Stylish Items
to Buy This Week
The Valet. team is constantly scouring shops and the web to find the latest and greatest items from the worlds of fashion, footwear and gear. Here, the editors have assembled their latest finds—the items we deem worthy of your hard-earned money. Browse away, treat yourself to something and start the week off right.
We've long sang the praises of a shirt jacket. And this is one of the best ones we've found in a while. It's sourced, cut and constructed in the USA from heavyweight brushed moleskin fabric and finished with snap buttons. And the welt handwarmer pockets will come in handy on chilly evenings.
Moleskin shirt jacket, $188 by Flint and Tinder
Maybe you don't watch HGTV's hit show Fixer Upper, but the girl in your life does (and has a whole Pinterest board dedicated to it). But you should check out their new line of affordable housewares for Target, because there's some quality and masculine pieces in the lineup. Like genuine stoneware containers and live-edge cutting boards.
Can't decide if you're on "team ugly shoes" yet? We feel you. It's a tough call and one that each man has to make for himself. Consider this collaboration by Puma and Han Kjobenhavn, with its chunky contrasting sole and overlocked topstitching, your gateway sneaker.
Low-top sneakers, $100 by Puma x Han Kjøbenhavn
Listen, don't give us shit about wanting some $32 hand lotion. It's infused with an "uplifting Hinoki scent" that smells of cypress trees and the Buddhist temples of Japan. Plus, the plant-based formula leaves your hands smooth but not greasy. And sure, it looks nice sitting out on the counter too.
Hand lotion, $32 by Le Labo
Everlane's popular slim fit now comes in a warm, soft and durable corduroy—ideal for the cooler months. These cords have a slight taper to the leg and look as good with a long sleeve T-shirt as they do with a blazer and sweater.
Corduroy 5-pocket pants, $68 by Everlane
What do you get when you cross an unlined blazer and a cozy cardigan? This durable yet lightweight melange wool fleece sweater jacket from Universal Works.
Wool fleece cardigan, $198 by Universal Works
The Motley's newest candle was inspired by a California winter. Meaning it's warm and green with enough spice and earthy notes to give it a fresh, outdoorsy scent—perfect for the coming holidays.
Evergreen candle, $48 by The Motley x Life/After/Denim
This backpack is no joke. The exterior is water-repellant 1680D ballistic nylon. The interior is 410D nylon pack cloth with closed cell pads. The hardware is Duraflex plastic. It's not surprising that Dsptch offers a lifetime guarantee.
Ballistic nylon bookpack, $165 by Dsptch