The Temple of Jupiter, and Other Beautiful Things

The Temple of Jupiter


You never realized the full potential of steel wire.

Luckily for you, Rodger Stevens did. He is the Yoda of steel wire. Also luckily for you, Goose Barnacle decided to host a few (a lot) of his wire sculptures at their gallery opening in their Brooklyn shop last night. Hommeschooled was on hand to take in the gin art. Continue reading

Brooklyn Stand Up: Shop Guide

Schott A2 Jacket at Smith and Butler


It’s time we took a stroll.

Let’s head to all the blog-worthy men’s shops right over the bridge in Downtown Brooklyn (yes, I call all of this Downtown Brooklyn) and preview the best of their Fall/Winter 2013 menswear. All of these shops have been here well before ahem… LuluLemon and these are my favorite pieces from all the incoming collections. All stocked locally. Brooklyn stand up. Continue reading

Transitions Lenses



The sun rises every day. It’s magic science. You should kinda be prepared for that. And unless it’s raining, indoors, or at night, feel free to don shades at every other moment. However not all sunglasses are created equal. Well, most of them are created equal since they’re all pretty much made by Luxottica… but the point is some are suited for all year use, some should be confined to the summer and spring months, and others should be reserved for fall and winter. Continue reading