BRAUN Watch

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BRAUN has reintroduced some of its classic watch designs from the 60s and 70s, and this Dietrich Lubs and Dieter Rams co-designed timepiece does not disappoint.  The 1.5″ face is the perfect size, and the simplistic design allows this watch to shine in any environment, be it a fancy dinner party or a casual night out.  The watch is made of matte stainless steel, with a leather band and a black face.  A three hand quartz movement powers the piece. Buy ($153-170)

Sperry Top-Sider Color Pop 2-Eye Boat Shoe

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The boat shoe is a staple of every man’s casual classic wardrobe.  The Color Pop 2-Eye Boat Shoe puts a spin on the iconic 1935 design with a modern splash of color.  These durable shoes have the standard 360° lacing system you’ve come to expect of Sperry, as well as their non-marking rubber out-sole with ultimate wet/dry traction. The dark tan leather upper contrasts perfectly with the neon-green sole, which is sure to be a conversation starter at your next fall BBQ. Buy ($90)

CST-01 Watch

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The CST-01 by Central Standard Timing is claimed to be the thinnest watch in the world.  Utilizing E Ink technology, its creators were able to set a clock into a 0.5mm pocket etched into a single piece of stainless steel.  The product of this mating is an ultra-thin, ultra-flexible, rugged watch with excellent readability and style for days.  Make that months.  On a single 10 minute charge from the base station, the CST-01 will last a whole month. The watch is water resistant and the time can be set using the base station, which keeps the watch itself simple.  The CST-01 is expected to ship around February 2014 for $145, and comes in 4 different colors. Pre-Order

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Rideye

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We always seem to find the coolest bike related gadgets on Kickstarter. Check out our post on Revolights. This is no exception.  The Rideye is a black box camera for your bike. The camera continuously records and saves the last 2.5 hours of video, so you can instantly have record of any incidents. With one touch of the button, you can stop the recording and instantly save the file. In the event of a crash, the blackbox sensor will automatically save the file. The best part is that you only need to charge the Rideye once a month.  The 120° wide angle lens on the HD camera is sure to capture everything you encounter. Crafted from aircraft-grade hard-anodized aluminum, the water resistant camera makes for quite a durable package. The Rideye will be available March 2014 for $149. Preorder now. Check out some Rideye footage after the jump.

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SlimFold Wallet

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The SlimFold Wallet is a waterproof, ultra-strong and ultra thin wallet made of Tyvek; the same material used in postal envelopes.  This wallet measures 3-1/2″ x 4-7/8″ and is 6x thinner and 5x lighter than comparable leather wallets.  SlimFold features 10 easy-access card slots and a convenient ID window for any situations that may arise where you need to quickly present your credentials. The eco-friendly construction process and fully recyclable design will put your mind at ease. The SlimFold comes in an assortment of colors, and has a simple yet effective design. There are two versions of the SlimFold currently available, each for only $20. Buy.

Everlane Weekender Bag

The Weekender by Everlane should be a staple of every man’s travel kit.  This lightweight cabin-sized bag is perfect for day trips and weekend trips.  Its reverse denim construction make it stand out, but in all the right ways. Everlane spared no expense, employing 100% leather straps and accents, and water resistant khaki twill lining.  The Weekender fits in any overhead compartment. Priced right at $95, this bag will set you apart from the rest. Buy

Qlocktwo W

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The Qlocktwo W by Biegert&Funk flips the conventional watch concept on its head. Instead of a set of hands or a digital readout, the Qlocktwo W literally reads the time, in plain English. The stainless steel case measures 35 x 35 mm and contains a grid of 110 letters. When the button on the side is pressed, words that tell the time illuminate in random places. The Qlocktwo also shows the calendar date and even shows seconds. Available in 4 styles with a 24 mm leather strap. Buy ($770-880)

Ellie Hayes 5 Panel Caps

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Every now and then we come across something that is so unique and refreshing, it makes our day.  Ellie Hayes 5 Panel Caps are just that. Continue reading Ellie Hayes 5 Panel Caps

STUN Glasses

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STUNGlasses are a fairly new entrant into the cheap sunglasses world.  With a basic Wayfarer-esque shape, these frames carry a timeless design at an affordable price.  For a bit more, STUN also offers a polarized option for just under $25.  These are great for going places you wouldn’t normally go with your expensive Ray-Bans; such as, jet skiing, mountain biking, running etc. Get your STUNs today, starting at just $15.99

URGE Footwear

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I recently stumbled across URGE Footwear on Instagram, and I’m glad I did.  Based in Australia, this boutique shoe company really brings their A-game to the footwear world. Continue reading URGE Footwear

Giant Vintage Sunglasses

Here at GearPlug, we tend to keep our readers updated on the latest and greatest new gear and gadgets.  This is not one of those posts.  Today we’d like to highlight a website that caters to “Genuine Vintage and Retro Sunglasses from the 70’s, 80’s and beyond…”. Continue reading Giant Vintage Sunglasses