Philippians 4:6-7 James 1:21 Everything in life is about balance. Beneath that balance lies a cycle. A process. A circle. Dependent babies grow into adults just to grow old and become dependent. Kids go through middle school to find themselves and gain respect by their peers just to have it taken away as a freshman in […]Read more "CampGround Convo “The Rotation”"
We understand that no man is created equal. Hence we’ve done our darned best to track down a diverse number of things to see and do around Sydney town: FILM The Hurt Business Given the global success of MMA, it was only a matter of time before someone took a closer look behind the scenes once the bright lights […]Read more "Scout Guide: October in Sydney"
In the latest edition of On The Road, we check out the seven best new city hotels: Casa Bonay Hotel Entrance. Photograph by Mr Nacho Alegre. Courtesy of Casa Bonay There’s a time for desert island escapades, and a time for countryside retreats. But the autumn – a new term, a new uniform, a new purpose in our […]Read more "On The Road: Dope New City Hotels"
Designed for remote areas and/or spaces with no shading, No Bake Tent offers a dope solution to stay cool while temporarily residing in the great outdoors. Its outer layer features a reflective material that blocks 90% of infrared & visible light rays, allowing you to stay warm and dark inside. The tent is 6’6″ tall and […]Read more "No Bake Tent"
BMW collabs with Garage Italia Customs to create an illusive paint job for their electric vehicles i3 and i8. The CrossFade mixes iconic BMW colors into each other to create a gradient design, extended into the interior on its dash, door panels, & seats. Scout Life. 2017Read more "BMW + CrossFade"
Rapha introduces a premium-quality helmet defined by simplicity and functionality, while maintaining the brand’s understated style. Their new minimalistic Helmet is lightweight & aerodynamic without the tacky colors & oversized logos, featuring fully-reflective straps, open vent construction on its rear, and MIPS – an industry-leading technology that protects your brain from traumatic injury during certain types […]Read more "Rapha Helmet"
Hublot commemorates the official timekeeper of the NY Giants Victor Cruz by creating two looks for its Classic Fusion Aerofusion chronograph. The watches come in titanium and gold versions, limited to 40 and 10 pieces, which makes it one of the rarest watches in the world. The King Gold carries a reddish-gold case attached by […]Read more "Hublot + Victor Cruz + Classic Fusion Collection"
In the latest edition of the sartorial problem-solving series entitled Dress Code, we provide the guide to survive low temperatures in high style: PradaCanvas Coat with Detachable Padded Shell Jacket Bottega VenetaDouble-Breasted Checked Wool-Blend Coat AMISlim-Fit Double-Breasted Wool-Blend Coat BoglioliGrey Speck Herringbone Virgin Wool-Blend Coat The Law of Maximum Impact decrees that the more visible the item, […]Read more "Dress Code: 5 Man Essential Coats"
Diadora collabs with Barneys for a sleek runner. The Trident 90 comes in a sexy nude-colored Italian leather upper with smooth leather laces atop a white midsole, and gum outsole. The runner features debossed branding on its tongue and heel, along with head-welded drilled detailing on its side-panel and toe-box alluding to stitching while actually being […]Read more "Diadora + Barneys + Trident 90"
New Balance collabs with J Crew for another hit, this time inspired by currency. The limited-edition 998 “Greenback” runner carries tones of green and gold throughout its upper, accented by a perforated suede toeboxk a white sockliner, laces, & ABZORB midsole, atop a black outsole. So Scout Life. $180 Oct 15thRead more "New Balance + J Crew + LE 998 “Greenback”"
Nike introduces an ultra-modern colorway for its innovative flyknit runner. The Flyknit Racer “Pure Platinum” carries a tonal grey upper featuring a cool grey Swoosh, atop a grey, white, & black sole accented with a digital camouflage reflective pattern on its heel. So Scout Life. $150 Oct 14thRead more "Nike + Flyknit Racer “Pure Platinum”"
In the latest edition of This Week I’m Wearing, we look at a week in style for the brand designer of Eidos, Antonio Ciongoli as he shows us his favorite East Coast hangouts: Descended from Italian immigrants, Mr Antonio Ciongoli, 32, carries a torch for his mother country not just in his designs, but in his mannerisms. “Whether or not […]Read more "This Week I’m Wearing: Antonio Ciongoli"
Bella Hadid by Mert Alas & Marcus Pigott. Vogue Paris. Sept 2016Read more "Dope POD"
HP introduces a portable printer that allows you to print instantly from your smartphone. The Sprocket is small enough to fit in the palm of your hand and lightweight enough to take to any event. The printer connects to your phone via Bluetooth or NFC, uses ZINK [zero ink system] to print 2×3 photos or […]Read more "HP + Sproket"
Rankin [aka John Rankin Waddell] spent his 25-year career immortalizing the biggest names in the industry by photographing them, from Kate Moss to U2 to The Rolling Stones. He founded print publications like Dazed & Confused, created landmark editorials & advertising campaigns for companies from Nike to Harpers Bazaar to GQ, and dabbled in everything […]Read more "Rankin + #NSFW"
DJ Khaled releases the visual to single Do You Mind feat. Chris Brown, August Alsina, Nicki Minaj, Jeremih, Future, & Rick Ross. The record was produced by DJ Khaled, DJ Nasty & LVM, and Lee on the Beats, and appears on his current LP Major Key. The visual was directed by Gil Green. Scout Life. So Heavy.Read more "DJ Khaled Releases “Do You Mind” Visual"
Afrojack releases the visual to single Gone feat. Ty Dolla $ign. The record was produced by Afrojack, while its visual was directed by Jerome D. Scout Life.Read more "Afrojack + Ty Dolla $ign Release “Gone” Visual"
The Weeknd releases the visual to single Starboy feat. Daft Punk. The record was produced by Cirkut, Doc McKinney, & Daft Punk, and will appear on his forthcoming LP Starboy, which is slated for Nov 25th. The visual was directed by Grant Singer. Scout Life.Read more "The Weeknd + Daft Punk Releases “Starboy” Visual"
Solange releases the visual to single Cranes in the Sky. The record was co-produced with Raphael Saadiq, and appears on her newly-releases LP Seat at the Table. The visual was co-directed with Alan Ferguson. Scout Life.Read more "Solange Releases “Cranes in the Sky” Visual"
Located on the hillside of a Brazilian coastline sits the house that had two goals – to not touch the ground and to create an outside platform where topography with 50% slope had provided any flat piece of land. I say goal accomplished. Designed by SPBR Arquitetos, the Ubatuba II House is a 10m x 10m […]Read more "Ubatuba II House"
For decades now our abodes have been steadily shrinking, especially in Sydney where space is sparse and people are prolific. But there are some simple ways to transform a cramped apartment into a liveable home with maximum usable space. STORAGE Making the most of every nook and cranny becomes a lot simpler with smart storage. […]Read more "Scout Tips: How-To Enlarge Your Small Space"
Poached Cod With Potatoes And Leeks Gently poaching fillets of delicate white fish in milk is the secret to an elegant yet effortless dinner. Ingredients SERVINGS: 4 1½ pounds small Yukon Gold potatoes Kosher salt 2 tablespoons olive oil, plus more for drizzling 2 medium leeks, white and pale-greens parts only, halved lengthwise, with some root attached 4 sprigs thyme 2 garlic […]Read more "Scout Recipe: Poached Cod"
Sometimes, some things in life are just a test… pass, fail, or incomplete – it’s just to see if you actually want it. @TheBoyScoutRead more "Thoughts For Life"
Genesis 25:1-11 We pray for things daily. We ask things of others repeatedly. Our parents. Our siblings. Our children. Our significant others. But sometimes we don’t acknowledge the fact that there’s a lot that goes into receiving what we ask for. To receive a blessing, we have to have the faith of that blessing, an […]Read more "CampGround Convo “The Receipt”"
In the latest edition of On The Road, we check out the world’s best hikes for beginners. Because every Sir Edmund Hillary has to start somewhere – so why not make it one of the finest walks on Earth: The MacLehose Trail, Hong Kong. Photograph by Mr Raymond Hau Saint Jerome once famously said, “Solvitur […]Read more "Scout Guide: Dope Beginners Hikes"
Living the Scout Life is all about Formation. When family stands together, as one, nothing can stop or come between them. Congratulations to the newlyweds Garan & Salwa Dickson. Your celebration was hella dope and I was honored to be a part of it. #SalwaNGaranNiceWedding Special thanks to Essence Magazine. Special thanks to the Monte-Carlo Casino. Road Rules […]Read more "+Living The Scout Life"
In the latest edition of A Gentleman’s Guide, we check out practical bags you’ll want to rub shoulders with and how to choose the right style for you: Photograph by Mr Scott Furkay/BFA/REX Shutterstock Words by Mr Dan Rookwood, US Editor, MR PORTER Agentleman’s guide to backpacks? Until recently the notion would have seemed oxymoronic, since […]Read more "A Gentleman’s Guide: 6 Ways to Wear a Backpack"
District Vision introduces the perfect running glasses. Running is no longer something you go to the track & do for 30 minutes as a workout – it’s a lifestyle. Tom Daly [worked at Acne] and Max Vallot [worked at Saint Laurent] teamed up to launched the brand last year beginning their collection with a single […]Read more "District Vision Running Shades"
Vacheron Constantin unveils a new minimalist chronograph featuring 324 moving parts. The Traditionnelle Chrono Perpetual Calendar is powered by an in-house 1142 QP caliber mechanical movement with a 48-hour power reserve, housed in a platinum case and features two important complications – a perpetual calendar accurate to 3/1/2100 and a column-wheel chronograph, displaying date, days, months, […]Read more "Vacheron Constantin + Traditional Chronograph"