Mark 5:2, 18-19 There’s a huge difference between a test and temptation. A temptation is a tease, while a test is a trial. A temptation will confirm your focus, while a test will confirm your faith. God will test you, while the enemy will tempt you. But it’s alright – they’re all distractions, and no […]Read more "CampGround Convo “The Distraction”"
When you’re by yourself, you find yourself. In the latest edition of On The Road, we check out the eight best trips to do on your own: Motorbiking in the Atlas Mountains. Photograph courtesy of Wheels of Morocco The open road, the wind in your hair, the diary entries and sketches, the spontaneous conversations and flashes of uncomplicated […]Read more "Scout Guide: Dope Solo Trips"
Mercedes-Benz announces an even more-luxurious iteration of their off-road G-Wagon SUV, handing it over to their Maybach department for treatments. The Mercedes-Maybach G650 Landaulet features an electric convertible soft-top allowing the rear seat posse an uncanny experience, a stretched wheelbase of 22.7 inches to deliver fully-reclinable rear massage seats, a center partition glass for privacy, […]Read more "Mercedes-Maybach + G650 Landaulet"
Based in Santa Monica, CA, Moar Bikes introduces the ultimate e-bike. The Folding E-Bike is a fat tire, full suspension, battery-assisted bike powered by 500W rear hub or 750W mid-drive motors that features a folding frame making it extremely transportable. A 48V lithium-ion battery offers energy for its motor, integrated turn signals & lights, LED dashboard tracking speed […]Read more "Life’d Out: Moar + Folding E-Bike"
Greubel Forsey introduces an extremely-limited timepiece made exclusively for the US market. The Double Tourbillon 30° Technique Sapphire is crafted from a single block of sapphire crystal to create a three-part, sandwich case including a bezel, middle part, and case-back for a complete 360-degree visual of the watch’s composition for the ultimate expression of being […]Read more "Greubel Forsey + 30° Technique Sapphire"
Step 1. Start with one side of the tie longer than the other. Step 2. Cross the longer side over the shorter side and tuck the longer end up and over. Step 3. Fold the shorter end in half (so it looks like a bow) and hold it against your neck. Step 4. Pull the longer side over the […]Read more "Scout Tips: How To Tie A Bow-Tie"
In the latest edition of A Gentleman’s Guide, we check out the secrets to styling this season’s must-have zip-up: Photograph by Ms Valentina Frugiuele/Blaublut-Edition.com Is it any surprise that the big winner in the latest annual Google Fashion Trends Report was the bomber jacket (searches up 297 per cent in the UK and 612 per cent in the US, […]Read more "A Gentleman’s Guide: How To Wear A Bomber Jacket"
Converse re-introduces its legendary Chuck Taylor’s in a minimalist, luxurious iteration with a monochromatic treatment. The Chuck Taylor All Star Modern Lux carries a supple leather upper, featuring an embossed All Star patch, atop a contoured full-length color-matching Phylon outsole. Available in black and white. Scout Life. $140Read more "Converse + Chuck Taylor Modern Lux"
adidas Consortium releases a special pack of Samba sneakers to celebrate the global women’s movement, giving a percentage of its sales to Moving the Goalposts – an organization in Kenya that uses football to empower + educate girls in rural & urban areas. The Samba “Deep Hue” collection carries premium suede upper construction, featuring special […]Read more "adidas + Samba “Deep Hue”"
Tennis superstar Serena Williams takes us behind-the-scenes on her shoot for Sports Illustrated Swimsuit issue, on-location at Turks & Caicos. Scout Life.Read more "Sports Illustrated Swimsuit + Serena Williams"
Madonna Martin by H.M. Schrieber. Lost Nudes, 1979Read more "Dope POD"
Zane Lowe for BBC Radio 1 sits with Future to talk about music and life. Scout Life.Read more "Future + BBC Radio 1"
Future releases the visual to single Draco. The record was produced by DJ Spinz, and appears on his newly-released LP FUTURE. The visual was directed by The RiTE Brothers. Scout Life.Read more "Future Releases “Draco” Visual"
The Weeknd releases the visual to single Reminder. The record was produced by Doc McKinney, Mano, & Cirkut, and appears on his current LP Starboy. The visual was directed by Kid Studio. Scout Life.Read more "The Weeknd Releases “Reminder” Visual"
Clemson Univ doctoral student AD Carson is studying for a PhD in their Rhetorics, Communications, & Information Design [RCID] program, but instead of writing a dissertation, he is turning in a double-album with no features. Owning My Masters: The Rhetorics of Rhymes & Revolutions is a multimedia project featuring records produced and performed by him, […]Read more "AD Carson + Hip Hop Dissertation"
D’Marge highlights a few ways to dress a minimalistic monochromatic room that goes hard for one colour. A few tips for getting it right: Use the same palette, but not the same shade. Incorporating variations on your base colour is a more interesting and more refined take on monochrome. Inject texture. The way to keep a single-colour scheme […]Read more "Scout Decor: Monochromatic Rooms"
Ingredients MAKES 4 SERVINGS Vegetable oil (for pan) 1 pound ground beef chuck (20% fat) Kosher salt 4 slices American cheese 4 potato rolls, toasted Ketchup, mayonnaise, shredded iceberg lettuce, and dill pickle slices (for serving) Preparation Keep your meat loosely packed. You don’t want a super-dense burger. Smash it, then let it be. Seriously: […]Read more "Scout Recipe: Smash Burger"
Everything in reach is a resource. Use it or lose it. ~The BoyScoutRead more "Thoughts For Life"
Matthew 10 NIV No one likes to be uncomfortable. Whether it’s extreme temperatures, strangers being in our personal bubble, awkward conversations, weird locations, or being placed in compromising situations. What’s the key to prevail? Embrace it. The worst parts of life brings out the best in us. When you’re placed past what you thought your […]Read more "CampGround Convo “The Parry”"
In the latest edition of On The Road, we have the guide to the best hideaways for courting and coupling: La Réserve, Paris. Photograph by Mr Grégoire Gardette. Courtesy of La Réserve Paris Words by Mr Simon Usborne For all their history and cultural significance, hotels are a pretty recent addition to our lives. Sure, there were inns through […]Read more "Scout Guide: Sexiest Hotels in the World"
Kreisel Electric converts a Mercedes-Benz diesel G350d G-Wagon into an all-electric luxury SUV. Standard, the G65 AMG gets 12mpg, which is the same as a V12 Lamborghini Aventador Roadster. This perfected form has 80kWh of battery power under its hood allowing it go 186mi on a single charge [80% recharge in 25mins], and catapult 0 […]Read more "Mercedes-Benz + G-Wagon EV"
Louis Vuitton collab with New York’s Supreme for a bold fall/winter streetwear collection. The diverse, quintessential collection nods to Manhattan’s most-notable artists like Jean-Michel Basquiat, Julian Schnabel, Keith Haring, Robert Mapplethorpe, and Andy Warhol being uptown and downtown. Artists and musicians, friends and heroes. Scout Life. July 2017Read more "Louis Vuitton + Supreme FW17 Series"
For men + women who don’t have $15,000 to drop on a wristwatch at any given time, Eleven James presents a more affordable way to rotate your collection of fine timepieces. The New York-based company offers a deliverable collection of borrowed luxury timepieces for a monthly fee. The service carries four collections to choose from, and even […]Read more "Eleven James Luxury Watch Rental"
Maximilian Büsser & Friends introduces a new timepiece inspired by jellyfish. The HM7 “Aquapod” features a central flying tourbillon atop a 3D vertical architecture of the movement, enclosed in a spherical case with indications on symmetric rings, revealing twelve tentacles through the bottom of its sapphire crystal case. The watch is powered by an in-house […]Read more "MB&F + HM7 “Aquapod”"
In the latest edition of The Look, we check out how Hollywood’s best-connected actor lost everything & won it back. Tomas MaierWool-Blend Peacoat Maison MargielaContrast-Trimmed Cotton Sweater Mr Kevin Bacon sits in a leather chair at Soho House New York, leaning so far back that he could be accused of slouching. At 58, scarcely a grey hair, […]Read more "The Look: Kevin Bacon"
Jordan Brand commemorates All-Star Weekend by releasing the AJ1 in another classic color-blocking iteration. The Air Jordan 1 “All-Star” features a black and white upper accented by an iridescent heel and toe box, atop a white midsole and translucent outsole exposing its iridescent insole. So Scout Life. Feb 19th $175Read more "Air Jordan 1 “All-Star”"
Living the Scout Life is all about your Heritage Buddha of Medicine Bhaishajyaguru (Yaoshi fo) The Met Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Heather Grey Polo Sport Fleece Pullover / Tapered Jogging Pants Blue + Orange New Balance + Barney’s 998 ‘Made in USA Heritage Collection’Read more "+Living The Scout Life"
KITH introduces a winter collection inspired by the lucrative ski resort town of Aspen. The Ronnie Fieg Aspen collection features collabs with Timberland and Columbia, and include sheep fur-lined boots, snow boots, jackets, sweatshirts, and scarves. Scout Life.Read more "KITH + Ronnie Fieg Aspen Collection"
History of New York announces a restock event called Hatfield New York commemorating Tinker Hatfield‘s contributions to the sneaker culture. The Hatfield Museum features 30 different Air Jordans released over the past 3 years, alongside an art exhibit featuring artwork by Arielle Kase. Scout Life. Feb 4thRead more "Hatfield New York"