Grooming

How To Take Care Of Your Beard In The Winter

As we have mentioned previously, we are big fans of beards at The Manual. We have advised you in the...

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Fashion & Style

Westwcomb: Alpine Goes Urban

For urban adventurers, sometimes wearing that oversized ski shell just doesn't quite fit in with the winter commuting crowd....
British Columbia based Westcomb set out to change that with their urban styled parkas and shells. After seeing the results, we're...
definitely converts.

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Living, Travel, Trekking

Trekking: Get caffeinated with our favorite camping coffee makers

A percolator is a classic, but it's not always the most convenient. Thankfully, we've rounded up the best coffee tools for your...
next backpacking venture or excursion.

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Grooming

Derek Zoolander is Opening The Derek Zoolander Center for People Who Don’t Age Good

Moisture is the essence of wetness, and wetness is the essence of beauty.

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New Music Monday

New Music Monday: The James Hunter Six

Last Friday James Hunter released Hold On!, his latest record with The James...
Hunter Six, through Daptone Records. Hold On! is Hunter’s first...

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Living

The Manual Awards: The Best of Portland, Oregon

The city is known worldwide for its forward thinking concepts

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Fashion & Style

Meet Up Monday: Linder

They make great clothes, operate a cool store and now offer shoes too.

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Living

Hi-Fi Corner: Change the way you hear with these amazing wireless earbuds

Doppler Labs’ new Here Active Listening system offers a brilliantly simple...
way to enhance, augment, and silence the world around you in real time, like...
augmented reality for your ears.

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Food & Drink

High on Hops: Mardi Gras Beer Guide

Which craft beers to drink and where to buy them in New Orleans, LA.

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Food & Drink

Chef André Lima de Luca: A Master of Meat. And Fire.

As you may or may not know, Brazilians are a passionate people, and this...
tendency toward passion is rarely on...

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Food & Drink

Make Iced Coffee In One Minute With the HyperChiller

Just pour freshly brewed coffee into the HyperChiller and watch it cool by as...
much as 130 degrees in a minute.

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Food & Drink, Swill

Here Are The Best Bottles of Bourbon You Can Buy For 20 Bucks or Less

We've gone through all the trouble of taste-testing some of the cheapest...
bottles you can get, and have put together this list of the best ones for your...
perusal. You're welcome.

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Fashion & Style

INDOCHINO Pledges to Suit Up 25,000 Grooms for Free

The Vancouver-based custom suit maker INDOCHINO will suit up a groom for free...
whose wedding party of four or more is outfitted by the brand.

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