Essential Winter Gear – Cable Knit Fisherman’s Sweater

The other day as I was wandering through the doldrums of a post-holiday urban city landscape, I was reminded of one savior during this slow time of the year – the fisherman’s sweater. The classic, rugged, and practical look of a fisherman’s sweater is essential to man’s winter gear for many reasons. It is breathable enough […]

BMW X-Cat Disc Shoes – The Ultimate Running Platform

BMW has already mastered the ‘Ultimate Driving Machine,’ and this month they have set forth into the terrain of an ultimate running platform. A shoe that flexes with your skin, molds to your foot, and adjusts to a custom fit with the twist of a knob (disc). In short, my good men: DesignWorks, the subsidiary group […]

Boots Roundup – Tis the Season

timberland boots

3 Boots for the Dandy-Manly Man A dandy is a man devoted to his fashion and style. A dandy-manly man is a guy who cares a lot about his appearance but also cares about how his fashion statement will hold up against the rigors and elements of daily life. So when the sun starts to dip low […]

American Crew All Star Challenge and Giveaway – Get this Winning Hairstyle

First impressions say everything about a man, but you have a lot of control over what people think by the way you style your appearance. A crisp shirt, loose fitting tie… selvage denim – these are a good start, but the right hairstyle will accent your legacy with class and sophistication. Whether you’re an expert stylist […]

Favorite Fall Sunglasses – SPY Malcolm and Whistler

When we think of Fall, we think of a cool ambiance, bright colors, and accentuating these with a pair of SPY Happy Lens Sunnies. Last month we were introduced to two new designs by SPY, and we absolutely love their cool retro styling, light frames, and vibrant lenses. And to demonstrate this love, we found […]

20 Things Guys Do That Women Hate

Hey you! Yeah, you reading this article. I’d hazard a good guess that you are currently harboring a few habits that a good portion of women hate. It doesn’t take much to irritate us women, but the results can lead to a dismal dating card, poor pickup line performance, feeling lonely at the water cooler, and lots […]

5 Boat Shoes for the Tail End of Summer

The afternoon shadows are beginning to get a little long in the tooth, so to speak. The tail end of summer is upon us, but that by no means suggests it is time to trade in your boat shoes for your dessert chukkas. In fact, the late summer is one of the best times to […]

Rock Jaw Clarito Earphones – Most Bass at the Least Cost

I hate to use the word, ‘disposable’ or ‘low cost’, as we at Urbasm are really more interested in gentlemen class, sophisticated technology, and ultra performance. However, a great set of earphones- no matter what the cost… is still a great set of earphones. More For Less The Clarito by Rock Jaw is priced at less […]

How to Earn Your Masters in Lazy

I used to believe that laziness was something to be ashamed of. That is until I found out that there is a special talent, creativity, innovation, and a sleepy energy that drives the chronically lazy to strive for a life that is more absent, less lived, and practically devoid of pride. This is not an easy level to […]

Milled Sneakers – Adidas Futurecraft Superstar

A gentleman’s sneaker should not crave any more attention than what it deserves. These Adidas Futurecraft Superstar Sneakers are an upgrade over your current pair because they are crafted out of a single slab of leather. In order to achieve the design you see above, the leather upper has been milled to achieve what we’d imagine […]