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Shopping Japan With Four Pins: White Mountaineering, Shibuya

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Fri, 12.19.14 at 11:30am

"Shopping Japan With Four Pins" is an ongoing series in which Amardeep Singh takes us on a tour of the country's best shops. ...


The Week In NBA Style: December 19, 2014

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Fri, 12.19.14 at 11:10am

Pauly C vs. the National Basketball Association. ...


Tax-Free Menthols

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Fri, 12.19.14 at 10:50am

Context had The Hill-Side make them this jacket from Brown’s Beach Cloth and then promise that no one else could sell it. I don’t blame Context. This jacket is fucking awesome. I want to found a private club/society that raises ...


Woman Tricks Everyone And Becomes An Instagram Celebrity For The Sake Of Art

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Thu, 12.18.14 at 5:28pm

Amalia Ulman has 240 posts and 65,000 followers on Instagram, but the content of every single one of those photos is 100% fake. Not because she’s some Russian stripper that always shows up in my Tinder matches, but because for ...


Homeless Dudes In The Year 2035

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Thu, 12.18.14 at 5:01pm

The gawdess Dana Lee always makes one or two pieces that fit perfectly into my current aesthetic, which right now is a strange mix of technical gear and super old fashioned gear. So, like, a homeless dude in the year ...


Which Fashion Brand Names Are Actually Real People And Which Ones Are Bullshit?

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Thu, 12.18.14 at 4:40pm

It’s usually pretty easy to tell which fashion brands are named after real people. Typically, brand names are eponymous: Patrik Ervell, Tim Coppens, Marc Jacobs, the list goes on. But there are a few out there that are a bit more ...


Legendary Former Shopping Addict And Author, Buzz Bissinger, Is Auctioning Off All His Clothes

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Thu, 12.18.14 at 4:02pm

Do you remember last year when Buzz Bissinger, author of Friday Night Lights and noted journalist, wrote a super long piece for GQ about his shopping addiction? The dude who bought so much Gucci and so much leather that he single-handedly took down a ...


Social Stumbles Working To Your Advantage

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Thu, 12.18.14 at 3:37pm

I fucking love casual but still kind of dressy trousers. Generally, they’re wool and in the case of these trousers from Garbstore (available in navy and grey herringbone), can be paired with a corresponding jacket to make a pretty great ...


Lease On Life Society’s “You Can’t Finesse W/ The Scrubs” Holiday Capsule Collection

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Thu, 12.18.14 at 3:13pm

Man, these Internet brands just keep fucking going, guys. It’s like because they’re not bound by the typical fashion calendar that they can just keep dropping shit whenever they feel like it. You have a good idea for a piece? ...


Coach’s Jacket Sub-Genres

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Thu, 12.18.14 at 2:46pm

Leave it to Acne to make a variation on the venerable coach’s jacket that I haven’t really ever seen before. Maybe it’s because a short-sleeve coach’s jacket isn’t really something that is all that necessary. Maybe it’s because I just ...


BREAKING: New York Fashion Week Forced To Leave Lincoln Center

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Thu, 12.18.14 at 2:10pm

We usually use the “BREAKING” announcement in jest, but this time there’s actually some real news to report, so bear with me. In addition to men getting their own dedicated New York Fashion Week next year, there is some other ...


By All Means, Knock The Hustle

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Thu, 12.18.14 at 1:41pm

If you’ve been reading my #content here on Four Pins, you know I tend to skew gloomy. I like gloomy. Hopefully, you do, too. But this piece is not gloomy. This is some feel good motivational shit or, at least, ...

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The Bizarre World Of Second Life Fashion

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Thu, 12.18.14 at 1:12pm

At the urging of my Editor-in-chief, I am now aware of what Second Life is because of a documentary called Life 2.0. In essence, it is a totally beefed-up version of The Sims where you create and control an avatar throughout this ...


Carhartt WIP Spring/Summer 2015 Is A Slow Build

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Thu, 12.18.14 at 12:30pm

Carhartt Work In Progress makes fun shit that looks good. Full stop. When a “regular Joe” asks me where to get clothes that will make him look good, but not cost too much money and also don’t look too fashion-y, ...


Two Socioeconomic Rungs Up

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Thu, 12.18.14 at 12:13pm

Drake’s is one of those companies that makes accessories that I envision myself wearing if I were just, like, two socioeconomic rungs up from my current station in life. Like, the baseline stuff would remain the same, but I’d just ...