Home to Southern Sass Productions and entrepreneur Dayne Mikelle ~ Just a southern girl in Dallas TX LOVE-ing life ~ I am obsessed and LOVE to talk about and debate all things entertainment. What especially sparks my interest??
Probably not, because we haven’t told you about This Is Ocean yet. It’s an NYC-based purveyor of strangely attractive office supplies, rare print magazines and the occasional rain jacket for some reason, and it’s online now.
Office supplies are usually pretty nondescript. These are the opposite of that. Sure, they have pencils, sharpeners and notebooks. But they’re all just... special.
Right. And then they have things that aren’t necessarily for the office. Things that are different.
—A knife with a South African cow horn handle.
—A few indie magazines and books, including one of the latter called Popcorn Orange Peel Knockdown.
—A NATO watch strap made to resemble those issued by the British Ministry of Defense.
Problem: You forgot to get a costume. Solution: These geometric masks that you can print out and fold into the heads of things like bears, lions, Stormtroopers or other people’s faces. Which is every bit as upsetting as it sounds.
Dominique Ansel and his illustrious cronut. You know them well. And as fate would have it, the guy bakes other things, too. As fate would also have it, he’s got the new cookbook to prove it. Fate’s a funny thing.
Maybe there are things on your computer that you don’t want anyone seeing. Maybe not. But you now live in a world where you can connect a small device to your computer. And another one to your person. And when you walk away, your computer automatically locks. So...
Faherty: Here’s 25% off anything they have with code “FahertyOctober.” Obligatory red-check flannel: check. Gant: 60% off a bunch of shorts, polos and chinos. Rumor has it, summer will happen again. Stag: 30% off a few denim numbers. You may lean against pickup trucks now.
In Case You Missed It...
On Kempt: A few Kansas City outfitters to visit on your way to the World Series. And these are the down vests you should wear this season. On Driven: An extremely attractive bike, yacht, watch and Bugatti. And a Ferrari gets the star treatment on a photo shoot.