• Frequent Flyer: Traveling With Watches

    Frequent Flyer: Traveling With Watches

    Packing for a trip can be incredibly easy for a guy, we don’t need much and can just throw things in our luggage, but when it comes to watches, they that cannot be wedged between your underwear and shirts, they need a special case. Don’t try to use the case [...]

  • Lytro Illum

    Lytro Illum

    The kid gloves are off. Like the original Lytro light field camera, the new Illum camera lets you take pictures and then change where the focus is afterwards. It’s a nice trick that many smartphone makers such as HTC (One M8) and Samsung (Galaxy S5) have quickly tried to emulate [...]

  • Screwpop Cigar Punch

    Screwpop Cigar Punch

    As minimalists, we’re big on function — products that do something exceptionally well instead of trying to do a dozen things poorly. Screwpop’s Cigar Punch is a combination cigar cutter and bottle opener. The Cigar Punch weighs only 0.75 ounces and is made from stainless steel which won’t rust. Stick [...]

  • Win a Limited Edition Signed Print from Gallery XY

    Win a Limited Edition Signed Print from Gallery XY

    As a rule of thumb, you should never, and we mean never buy generic artwork from Walmart or IKEA. Your living space, home, tiny hole-in-the-wall deserves better (even if you have to take your own photos and frame them or splash up a canvas). For Dapper Guide’s very first giveaway, [...]

  • Dyson Cool AM06 Bladeless Desk Fan

    Dyson Cool AM06 Bladeless Desk Fan

    Dyson products — fans and vacuums — are notoriously expensive. But that’s because they work as good as they look. Dyson’s Cool fans are our favorite fans because they push out a ton of airflow. The only kicker is that they’re pretty noisy fans, which means sleeping at night with one [...]

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Frequent Flyer

Frequent Flyer: Traveling With Watches

Frequent Flyer: Traveling With Watches

Packing for a trip can be incredibly easy for a guy, we don’t need much and can just throw things in our luggage, but when it comes to watches, they that cannot be wedged between your underwear and shirts, they need a special case. Don’t try to use the case [...]

by × April 23, 2014 ×

Style

The Brown 30 Year Belt by Buck Mason

The Brown 30 Year Belt by Buck Mason

Buck Mason are makers/curators of American made clothing for men. They put an importance on quality and from the pieces we’ve seen, affordability. Similar to Five Four Club, they have a nifty package of shirts and pants to buy or if that’s not your style, you can get individual single [...]

by × April 23, 2014 ×

Style

Carl-Gustaf by Sandqvist

Carl-Gustaf by Sandqvist

Packing light is something everyone should learn to do. For us, we never know where life will take us, so we’re always ready to jet. When you’re hardly ever at home, you need to have a grab-n-go bag. The Carl-Gustaf by Sandqvist has two inner pockets and is made from [...]

by × April 22, 2014 ×

Tech

Kingston Digital HyperX Predator DataTraveler 512GB/1TB USB 3.0 Flash Drive

Kingston Digital HyperX Predator DataTraveler 512GB/1TB USB 3.0 Flash Drive

Flash drives are a dime a dozen. Scratch that, two dozen a dime. They’re dirt cheap. The cloud kills the need for lots of local storage, but it’s still good to have a super tough, and high-capacity USB to stash all your secret files. You never know who’s watching you [...]

by × April 22, 2014 ×

Tech

Lytro Illum

Lytro Illum

The kid gloves are off. Like the original Lytro light field camera, the new Illum camera lets you take pictures and then change where the focus is afterwards. It’s a nice trick that many smartphone makers such as HTC (One M8) and Samsung (Galaxy S5) have quickly tried to emulate [...]

by × April 22, 2014 ×

Art & Design

Bird Ave Prints

Bird Ave Prints

Bird Ave produces simple and affordable prints perfect for decorating your house. They specialize in skylines and sporting venues. Bird Ave takes pride in their service and made-to-order approach. All prints are printed after they are ordered on premium photo matte paper with Pantone certified colors and if you’re not [...]

by × April 21, 2014 ×

Shopping Guide

Cole Haan Sale – Stackable Coupons

Cole Haan Sale – Stackable Coupons

Cole Haan is catching on to the couponing craze with a great sale and stackable coupons. This can get a bit complicated, but ultimately you’re able to save quite a bit of dough on some new kicks. With all the coupons you’re able to get anywhere from 40-50% off the [...]

by × April 21, 2014 ×

Tech

Screwpop Cigar Punch

Screwpop Cigar Punch

As minimalists, we’re big on function — products that do something exceptionally well instead of trying to do a dozen things poorly. Screwpop’s Cigar Punch is a combination cigar cutter and bottle opener. The Cigar Punch weighs only 0.75 ounces and is made from stainless steel which won’t rust. Stick [...]

by × April 21, 2014 ×

Announcements, Art & Design, Giveaways

Win a Limited Edition Signed Print from Gallery XY

Win a Limited Edition Signed Print from Gallery XY

As a rule of thumb, you should never, and we mean never buy generic artwork from Walmart or IKEA. Your living space, home, tiny hole-in-the-wall deserves better (even if you have to take your own photos and frame them or splash up a canvas). For Dapper Guide’s very first giveaway, [...]

by × April 21, 2014 ×

Tech

Dyson Cool AM06 Bladeless Desk Fan

Dyson Cool AM06 Bladeless Desk Fan

Dyson products — fans and vacuums — are notoriously expensive. But that’s because they work as good as they look. Dyson’s Cool fans are our favorite fans because they push out a ton of airflow. The only kicker is that they’re pretty noisy fans, which means sleeping at night with one [...]

by × April 14, 2014 ×

Style

Golden Bear Kentfield Jacket

Golden Bear Kentfield Jacket

Pack those heavy sweaters and put away the pea coats because spring is here, baby. Time to bust out the light jackets and sports jackets and soak in that breezy air. Golden Bear’s Kentfield Jacket is made in San Francisco from 50 percent cotton and 50 percent polyester. Plaid lining, [...]

by × April 14, 2014 ×

Food & Drinks

Chemex Classic Coffeemakers

Chemex Classic Coffeemakers

There’s a variety of ways to brew coffee and if you’re looking for a french press, Bodum has you covered, and if you’re looking to make drip brew, a solid choice is a Chemex coffeemaker. The Classic series by Chemex Coffeemakers is a visually elegant design that makes delicious coffee. [...]

by × April 14, 2014 ×

Style

District Laptop Duffel by HEX

District Laptop Duffel by HEX

California-based brand, HEX are makers of bags and phone cases. HEX subscribes to a minimalist yet functional design aesthetic and makes all products with quality durable materials. We were looking for an all-in-one casual and business bag that can carry our laptop, notebooks and even gym clothes. This bag is [...]

by × April 14, 2014 ×

Tech

Nokia Lumia 930

Nokia Lumia 930

To cut right to the chase: the Nokia Lumia 930 is a Nokia Lumia Icon for the rest of the world, which isn’t a bad thing at all. You still get the stunning monolithic premium design, 5-inch 1920 x 1080 resolution touchscreen, 2.2GHz quad-core processor, 2GB of RAM, 20-megapixel PureView [...]

by × April 11, 2014 ×

Style

Nike Lunar Internationalist

Nike Lunar Internationalist

We’re not sure if Nike is taking inspiration from Saucony and New Balance or what, but we’re liking it. The Nike Lunar Internationalist features ultra lightweight “Lunarlon” cushioning to provide evenly distributed shock across the foot. The Nike-invented foam also helps reduce painful pressure points on your foot, which means [...]

by × April 10, 2014 ×

Tech

Nikon 1 J4

Nikon 1 J4

The Nikon 1 J4 is the followup to last year’s J3. With fierce competition on every side (Sony A5000 and Olympus OM-D E-M10, to name two), Nikon had no choice but to upgrade its mirrorless camera. The J4 packs an 18.4-megapixel AF CMOS sensor, Expeed 4A image processing engine, ISO [...]

by × April 10, 2014 ×

Style

Archimede Pilot 45 Hand Wound Watch

Archimede Pilot 45 Hand Wound Watch

Archimede Watches are on a short list of watch companies we love. Their designs are classic and clean. The Pilot series by Archimede reminds us of vintage Hamilton watches. The barebones look of a Hamilton coupled with a modern size and movement, make Archimede watches prime for consumers looking for [...]

by × April 9, 2014 ×

Style

Cole Haan LunarGrand Apron Oxford Shoes

Cole Haan LunarGrand Apron Oxford Shoes

Cole Haan makes well-built, stylish shoes with incredibly comfortable insoles. The outer are made with premium leather and the insoles utilize Nike’s Lunarlon Technology. The LunarGrand Apron Oxford shoes offer a stylish design with a fun sole. These shoes are perfect for a khaki or light-colored suit. Price: $198 Source: [...]

by × April 9, 2014 ×

Style

Sperry Cloud Logo Drifter 2-Eye Canvas Boat Shoes

Sperry Cloud Logo Drifter 2-Eye Canvas Boat Shoes

We’re pumped about leaving winter and entering the warm spring season and them dogs (Feet) need to breathe! Slippers or flip-flops are a great idea, but not practical for serious walking, therefore our next option is boat shoes. Sperry makes some of the most popular boat shoes and they’re great, [...]

by × April 9, 2014 ×

Style

Brooks Brothers Solid Heathered Knit Tie

Brooks Brothers Solid Heathered Knit Tie

Knit ties are quickly becoming extinct with the warm weather, however a bit of knit is acceptable. Some knit ties are heavy and warm, but knit that is made with silk and linen is perfect for the spring season (Not summer) as it is light and breathable. Brooks Brothers makes [...]

by × April 8, 2014 ×