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Grooming

Clean Up Nicely With Exfoliating Soap

These multi-tasking soaps will leave your skin squeaky clean.

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Travel

Santa Barbara Micro Guide

We tell you where to eat, play and stay in lovely Santa Barbara.

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Travel

The Manual’s Austin City Guide to SXSW 2015

Check out our picks on where to eat, drink, shop and chill during SXSW this year.

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Fashion & Style

GIVEAWAY: Amos Wool Dopp Kit

Share this post on Facebook and cross your fingers.

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Fashion & Style

Best Bomber Jackets for Spring

If there’s one jacket to buy this spring, make it the bomber.

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Living

Hi-Fi Corner: Check out Bang & Olufsen’s $600 Bluetooth basket of sound

Can Bang & Olufsen's second take at a Bluetooth speaker raise your expectations...
for what a portable speaker can be?

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Food & Drink

High on Hops: The Black Sheep Pub, Costa Rica’s Mountaintop Craft Beer Bar

The craft-brewing boom has truly taken over the world, and now even the...
traditionally sweet-lager crazy country of Costa Rica has several boutique...
cerveza artesenal brands within its beautiful borders.

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Living

Look Up in the Sky — It’s a ZANO Drone!

This handy drone will take your photographs to new heights.

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Food & Drink

The Manual’s Quick Reference Guide to Smoking Meat

Entire books have been written on the subject of smoking meat, but don't let...
that fool you -- you can learn how to do it like a pro in just a single...
afternoon. We've put together this guide to teach you the basics in a flash,...
and also share some insight into the science behind it, so you'll be an expert...
in no time.

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Food & Drink, Living

This Bar Cart from Moore & Giles is Pure Swank

Do you need a bar cart? Probably not. Do you want one? Honestly, we have no...
idea -- but after seeing this collab from Moore & Giles and Jim Meehan, you...
probably will. Just look at this thing. We're not sure we've ever seen such a...
gorgeous marriage of form and function.

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