5 Stylish Items
to Buy This Week

From winter layering essentials to some smart candles

5 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.


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There's a lot to like about this shirt. It's weighted for optimal winter and early spring layering. It's got a unique, exploded houndstooth check pattern to stand apart from the other standard plaid shirts. And it's sustainably produced from French-made recycled fabric. It's finished with eco-friendly corozo nut buttons, two generous chest pockets and adjustable cuffs for easy rolling.

Whiting shirt,
$170 by Wax London


This is a nightstand upgrade that checks a lot of boxes. It's a handsome stand-alone alarm clock with a throwback design based on one of Braun's early digital alarm clocks designed by Dieter Rams and Dietrich Lubs from the 1970s. It features a crescendo alarm that gets louder if it's not turned off and the snooze button is a handy touch pad located along the top of the clock for easy weekend sleep-ins. Plus, the back features a charging pad, so your phone can be tucked in, out of sight, but fully charged.

BC21 digital clock,
$75 by Braun



Can a sweater save the world? Okay, maybe not. But at a time when everyone is calling for “unity,” be the one who shows up (in person or on a video call) in this graphic sweater. The checkerboard pattern accented with squared-off peace signs is as punk as it is playful. And because it's cut from an ultra-soft mohair blend, it legit gives you warm and fuzzy feelings.

Mohair sweater,
$275 by Saturdays NYC


A classic shape with a shot of modern style. That's always a winning combination. This ceramic ashtray from Wacko Maria features an unconventional leopard print, which means it makes a bold statement wherever you set it down. It could be used on an entryway or desk to stash keys and other items. Or you could place it on a side table or coffee table for the express purpose of housing ashes.

Leopard ashtray,
$100 by Wacko Maria



If you burn a lot of candles, this is a brilliant solution. If you're as sad as we are when a favorite candle burns out, this brand offers a fill-up. Siblings is a sustainable candle brand that sends you a kit complete with scented wax and a wick. Just nuke the wax in the microwave (right in the compostable packaging) to melt it and then pour it into the vessel of your choice—could be a piece of pottery or the old jar from your favorite candle. It's as satisfying as it eco-conscious.

Scent No 05 candle kit,
$22 by Siblings

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