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"
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"
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"
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"
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"
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"
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”"
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”"
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"
Chicago streetwear designer Joe Freshgoods releases a collection under his brand DMB paying homage to The Obamas’ eight years of service as America’s First Family. The Thank You Obama collection is a seven-piece series of clothing and a print, modeled by Chicagoan Chance the Rapper. So Scout Life. +$35Read more "Thank You Obama"
Pork Shoulder Cutlets with Fennel & Asparagus Salad Opposites attract: This bright, sprightly salad is just the thing to cut through the richness of succulent pan-fried pork. Ingredients 4 SERVINGS 1¼ pounds boneless pork shoulder (Boston butt), fat trimmed to ¼ inch, cut into 4 steaks ¾ cup all-purpose flour 2 large eggs, room temperature 1½ […]Read more "Scout Recipe: Pork Shoulder Cutlets"
Kristen Iversen takes us through Brooklyn to sample the best burgers they have to offer: Hard Time Sundaes: We’ve raved about this burger before, strongly advising any and all meat-lovers to make the trek out to a Walgreen’s parking lot in Mill Basin, just to try one of the essential Brooklyn burgers. Well, now, Andrew Zurica’s unforgettable creation […]Read more "Brooklyn Burgers"
A financial planner outlines the 10 money goals everyone should have for 2017 Some people do New Year’s resolutions. That’s great, but I think you need to revisit your goals on a more consistent basis. For me, that’s every 90 days. Other people don’t bother to set goals. They choose — unconsciously at least — […]Read more "Scout Business: Money Goals"
Nike Sportswear re-releases one of their most-iconic Air Max runners for its 20th anniversary. The Air Max 97 OG QS “Silver Bullet” carries a Metallic Silver upper accented with sleek side-panel waves and Varsity Red on its side, tongue, & heel pull-tab, atop a white midsole and black outsole. Scout Life. $175Read more "NSW + Air Max 97 “Silver Bullet”"
Seared Mushrooms with Garlic & Thyme Our idea of magic mushrooms is crisp, golden (legal) substances with the power to lend a bass note of flavor to grain salads, turn a piece of ricotta toast into a meal, or stand alone as a savory side. Ingredients 4 SERVINGS 2 tablespoons olive oil 12 ounces mushrooms […]Read more "Scout Recipe: Seared Mushrooms"
HOW TO TURN CARBS INTO A FAT-BURNING WEAPON Until now, you haven’t had many options. If you wanted to get lean, you had to diet strictly—and weeks of food deprivation stripped a little fat but also left you smaller and weaker. If your goal was to get bigger, you had to eat like a pig. Then, of […]Read more "Scout Health: Carb Night Program"
In the latest edition of The Maintenance, we upgrade your daily routing with eight ways to reboot your grooming regime: There is a myth, no doubt spawned by the grooming industry, that a person can become “immune” to products with regular use. While this isn’t technically possible, it can certainly feel as though you’ve built a tolerance […]Read more "Maintenance: Reboot Your Grooming Regime"
Dozens of people took the TED stage in 2016 to share their wisdom, wit, curiosity, and creativity, and TED’s curator, Chris Anderson, and other members of the team have compiled the best TED talks of 2016 for your edification. Here’s a few hand-picked nuggets that will help you handle 2017 with intelligence, inquisitiveness, and joy: INSIDE THE MIND OF A […]Read more "2016 Top TED Talks"
Mercedes-Benz unveils a new Maybach…. convertible. First in its class, the Mercedes-Maybach S650 Cabriolet is described as the ultimate in open-air exclusivity, hoping a 6.0-liter, twin-turbo V12 pumping 621hp allowing it to sprint 0-62mph in just over 4secs, topping out at 155mph. The new 2-door features Swarovski headlamps, diamond quilting & embroidered bonnet, a soft-top-matching […]Read more "Mercedes-Maybach S650 Cabriolet"
Richard Mille presents its latest, limited-edition work of art at this year’s SIAR Fair in Mexico City. The RM 11-02 Automatic Flyback Chronograph Dual Time Zone Jet Black is powered by a skeletonize automatic winding movement and features a 60-min countdown timer, dual-time indicator, annual calendar, & 24-hour totalizer. Its case is made of NTPT […]Read more "Richard Mille + LE RM 11-02 “Jet Black”"
Living the Scout Life is all about Remembering Your Past. Special thanks to the good folks at FCC for keeping the culture Navy + Emerald + White Nike Windbreaker Suit circa 1992 Purple Banana Republic Long sleeve crewneck t-shirt White + New Emerald + Grape Ice + Black Air Jordan V ‘Grape” circa 2013Read more "+Living The Scout Life"
The legendary Converse Pro Leather gets an update with Nike’s lunarlon insole, while bringing a new, clean color way. The Pro Leather Vintage Suede carries premium details with a shaggy suede rusty orange upper, accented by a cream branding atop a cream rubber sole. Comes with two sets of laces. Perfect with raw denims or cargo […]Read more "Converse + Pro Leather Vintage Suede"
Flight Cards pays homage to Michael Jordan and his sneaker empire, featuring the first 13 pairs of his signature sneakers with suite-matching colorways. The playing deck is housed in a box trimmed in his signature cement elephant print featuring his branded logo. Scout Life. $21Read more "Flight Cards"
The Parachute Hotel is a one-of-a-kind accommodation designed in Venice Beach by international craftsmen, using high-quality materials from simple, luxurious sheet sets to towels and throws, which are also offered in their Parachute Home store. Its 2,200 sq ft penthouse offers a spacious master bedroom, open floor plan with kitchen, & an outdoor patio w/fireplace. […]Read more "Parachute Hotel"
Holiday Ham with Riesling and Mustard Ingredients SERVINGS 1 14–16 lb. whole cured, smoked bone-in ham 2 cups sweet (Auslese) Riesling, divided 2 tablespoons (1/4 stick) unsalted butter 1/4 cup finely chopped shallots 3 sprigs thyme plus 2 tsp. fresh thyme leaves 1/2 cup whole grain mustard 1 tablespoon honey 1/2 teaspoon freshly ground black […]Read more "Scout Recipe: Holiday Ham"
BMW debuts a special-edition 7-series exclusive for Japan in a Pantone Color of the Year cousin of rose-gold at the Ritz-Carlton Osaka. The 750Li Rose Quartz Edition luxury sedan carries a deep pink exterior crafted by BMW Individual – the company’s customization department, while its interior is covered in Smoke White on its leather seats & […]Read more "BMW + 750Li Rose Quartz Ed."
Rolls-Royce presents its SS17 look book for its Dawn – Inspired by Fashion line. The luxury automobiles’ exterior carry a white base, accented with a trio of vibrant hues Cobalt Blue, Madarin, & Mugello Red, while its interior is Arctic White and Black with complementing trimmings. Its dashboard features aluminum particles taken through a 9-day […]Read more "Look Books: Rolls-Royce + Dawn SS17"