Evan Ross Katz

Evan Ross Katz

Evan Ross Katz is a contributing writer for The Manual as well as the Managing Editor for​ ​NewNowNext. He also contributes to Men's Health, Maxim, Refinery29, Out, Fucking Young!, Mens' Fitness, Freshness, Schön, and the Huffington Post. Previous: Essential Homme, Thrillist,​ ​and Wetpaint. Follow him​ ​anywhere one can follow:​ ​@evanrosskatz.
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TGIF Shopping: AETHER Apparel Launches Pre-Fall Collection

"Each piece's technical design and clean, straightforward aesthetic allow for optimum functionality whether that be on your way to work or on your way up a mountainside for a weekend of camping."
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A​lpha Industries Teams Up With Ben Sherman On Bomber Jacket Collaboration

Heritage outerwear brand Alpha Industries has teamed up with Ben Sherman to re-create the MA-1 Bomber Flight Jacket. Available in three new styles, the mini-collection includes Alpha's signature flight nylon fabric and organic interior…
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TGIF Shopping: Balitello Sock Of The Month Club Is Here To Give You Happy Feet

“The thin inadequate construction of the socks on the market were not holding up to a 12-hour day wearing dress shoes.”
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TGIF Shopping: Q&A With J.Hilburn Founder Veeral Rathod

“Men want to look better but lack a combination of the education and the time to be able to do it."
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TGIF shopping: Askov Finlayson opens flagship location

Additionally, the store will feature Warby Parker at Askov Finlayson.
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Kelly Slater launches sustainable menswear brand Outerknown

"It’s clear now just how challenging it is for any brand to put sustainability at the forefront of their business and I’m proud that we’re one of the few taking the lead.”
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TGIF Shopping: Polo Experts Feldspar Brook Launches SoHo Flagship Store

“We aren’t about to sway someone to try chartreuse when all they wear is black or grey, unless they truly want to be swayed.”
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TGIF Shopping: Tarifa And Company Premium Swimwear Allows For 15K Customization Combinations

"Tarifa has just taken the elements that are at hand in the country, and merged them to create a unique project building on elements that were already there.”
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TGIF Shopping: Enro Launches E-Commerce, Unleashing The New “Best Performing Shirt In The World”

“While the Enro man appreciates a timeless elegance, he knows that in today’s market you want to look tailored and successful, which our fitted shirt’s appearance delivers in or out of the boardroom."
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TGIF Shopping: Mark McNairy Teams With Five Four On New Summer Camp-Themed Collab

"Every detail from the fabrics, buttons and thread used on the garments has been hand picked by me so what you get is a real McNairy piece."
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TGIF Shopping: Wimbledon Inspired All-Whites

Whether they inspire you to live out your tennis player aspirations... well, that's on you.
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TGIF Shopping: AETHER Apparel Teams With SALT Premium Eyewear On Killer Collab

“We wanted to make sure it was a truly special product that neither company could make on its own.”
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TGIF Shopping: Bonobos Opens Fifth Avenue Flagship In NYC

Responding to customer feedback of wanting to try products on before purchasing, the in-store experience offers customers dedicated guide to help with sizing, fit, and styling.
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TGIF Shopping: Chatting with Bezar Founder, Bradford Shellhammer

"The goal with founding Bezar became to provide a platform for people who make really great things to get their product into the hands of consumers who want them.”
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TGIF Shopping: 13 Shorts For Any Occasion

"Shorts: less a utility garment, not intended for the workplace, but rather a rare opportunity to take a style risk."
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TGIF Shopping: Strong Suit SS15 Headed To Nordstrom

Strong Suit, the custom suiting company that launched a little over a year-and-a-half ago, is making the leap onto the racks of Nordstrom’s. For SS15, they’re offering off-the-rack suits (with made-to-measure set to debut this…
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TGIF Shopping: Beckett Simonon Set To Release First-Ever 100% Waterproof Suede Bomber Jacket

"Everyone right now is focused on electronic wearables, like the Apple Watch, however we’ve noticed a lack of technology applications that have been explored in other industries, especially in fashion."
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TGIF Shopping: A Bedding Brand Designed Exclusively For Dudes? It’s True.

“As men, don’t we want to be catered to? Don’t we want to have a little bit of TLC in making us feel like our products are made for us?"
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TGIF Shopping: Ledbury Launches Pop-Up At Cole Haan To Introduce Made-To-Measure Program

“I think collaborations work best when there is an mutual admiration for everyone involved."
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TGIF Shopping: AETHER Apparel Is Upping The Ante For Spring

AETHER Apparel is a brand of its word, creating modern, technical gear that’s both expertly crafted, high-functioning and comfortable. Their just-launched SS15 collection includes a wide range of clothing from activewear to casual…
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TGIF Shopping: Introducing The Debut Collection From Curated Idea Merchants Unlimited

"If you can’t get laid wearing that you might as well hang it up!” We
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TGIF Shopping: THORSUN Goes “Modern Pueblo” For SS15

Now that April's here, it might as well be Spring. In that spirit, we're turning our attention toward swimwear, particularly THORSUN, ​a new company launching a unique blend of essentials including original prints and hand embroidered…
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TGIF Shopping: Patagonia Is Hitting The Road With Their Cross-Country Worn Wear Mobile Tour

"We have to find a renewed sense for patina. Something becomes more beautiful over time because it encapsulates memories.”