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Mar 30th, 2015 | Categories: SIGNALS | by Michael Williams

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  • Literally talking shop with Taavo Somer of Freemans fame. [The Hand & Eye] [Pictured]
  • Meet Denver’s own all-American-made Berkeley Supply. [Vimeo via Berkeley Supply]
  • Your walls will thank you for these highly tasteful posters. [WAX]
  • Baxter of California made a nice little video about Riley, a LA based stuntman. [YouTube]
  • My take on the Makers Movement and the new USA made Target Collective. [A Bullseye View]

Bonus: The ACL morning routine. [Harry's Five O'Clock]

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SIGNALS

Mar 16th, 2015 | Categories: SIGNALS | by Michael Williams

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  • Apple Watch: Digital Dog Collar. [The New York Times]
  • This is what makes the Eleven Madison Park service so amazing. [Grub Street]
  • The Cold War spy plane which predates the U-2 [War is Boring]
  • The important tale of one of America’s finest culinary creations, Taco Bell. [Huffpo via Gear Patrol]
  • And here’s how exactly Apple makes all of those watches. [Atomic Delights]

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SIGNALS

Feb 23rd, 2015 | Categories: SIGNALS | by Michael Williams

  • Talking American watchmaking with Cameron Weiss. [Weiss] [Pictured]
  • Branding the 1950s Porsche. [Codex99 via Coudal]
  • How J.Crew got in on the sneaker game. [Complex]
  • The last of the typewriter repairmen. [Medium]
  • Inside the famed denim maker Cone Mills with Levi’s. [Selectism]

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SIGNALS

Feb 16th, 2015 | Categories: SIGNALS | by Michael Williams

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  • The NYC scenes that inspired the iconic work of Edward Hopper. [The Whitney]
  • A fascinating look inside Apple and the mind of Jony Ive. [The New Yorker]
  • 40 years of backstage photos at SNL. [Vanity Fair]
  • New England’s Lotuff Leather introduces some seriously handsome canvas bags. [Uncrate]
  • The glory days of New York City’s garment district. [Bloomberg] [Pictured]

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SIGNALS

Feb 9th, 2015 | Categories: SIGNALS | by Michael Williams

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  • The style of the Empire State. A look at NY’s best dressed designers. [Mr Porter]
  • The lost Bob Bonis photos (which you can now own) of the 1960s Beatles and Rolling Stones. [eBay] [Pictured]
  • China Inc. investing in ‘Made in USA’ [NBC NEWS]
  • A love letter to the Brannock Device and the joys of proper foot measuring. [Rawr Denim]
  • Quartz attempts to cover #menswear and ends up somewhere between Buzzfeed and the NY Post. [Quartz]

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SIGNALS

Feb 2nd, 2015 | Categories: SIGNALS | by Michael Williams

  • Neil Degrasse Tyson explains the interesting story of his most re-tweeted tweet. [Facebook]
  • Budweiser thumbs its nose with the “macro beer” Super Bowl ad. [Pictured]
  • 25 classic New York restaurants. Eat at every one of these before they disappear. [Eater]
  • Becoming a better man, (thirty) one day(s) at a time. [Valet]
  • Behold Rancourt’s handsome new Horween veg tanned capsule collection. [Rancourt & Co.]

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Jan 19th, 2015 | Categories: SIGNALS | by Michael Williams

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  • Hypothermia on a fishing trip inspired Eddie Bauer’s first down jacket. [Mental Floss]
  • Inside a Porsche engine factory. [Sploid]
  • An oldie but a goodie. A look at Brunello Cucinelli’s Solmeo HQ. [Bon Appetit]
  • All sorts of crazy 1950s images from Area 51. [Imgur] [Pictured]
  • Off Duty breaks down the fashion world’s obsession with Patagonia. [Wall Street Journal]

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