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Stefan Doyno

Stefan Doyno

Former Digital Trends Contributor

Stefan Doyno is a two-time Emmy-winning television producer who has worked for various shows at ABC News, including Good Morning America and Nightline. He has written and edited for numerous publications, including AOL, MTV, Quest Magazine, and The New York Post. He received his master's at Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism and was one of the original contributors here at The Manual when we started up in 2012. Please reach out to The Manual editorial staff with any questions or comments about Stefan’s work.

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Noize Wants to Make Outerwear Cool, Not Cruel

One brand from Canada is working to be more conscious, but still fashionable. Meet Noize. The brand is vegan, uses recycled materials, and is pretty cool.
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A Peek Inside the History of Jamaica Inn, a Family-Owned Hotel in the Caribbean

When you first set foot at Jamaica Inn in Ocho Rios, Jamaica, you can see what separates the property from other resorts and hotels. We ask the owner, Eric Morrow, all about the Inn.
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How to Pack a Dopp Kit (aka Toiletry Bag) for When You Won’t be Sleeping at Home

Knowing how to pack a proper dopp kit (or toiletry bag, for those not in the know) is an essential skill all men should know. Here are our tips and tricks for what to put in there so that you aren't stranded without something you need.
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The Best CBD Oil and Skincare Creams for Managing Pain

When it comes to managing pain with CBD, you might just have to put your money where your mouth is — or in my case, where my aching foot is. These are the best CBD oils and cream we've tested.
Denim Jeans

A Beginner’s Guide To Dry Denim

The Manual's concise guide on how to choose and care for your dry denim from preparing for shrinkage, comfort, and brands we love.
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Protect Your Shoes (Leather or Not You Want To): A Guide To Shoe Horns

The shoe horn is a handy little device can be made from hard plastic, metal, wood, or even actual horn and makes slipping on shoes a dream.
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Show Your Dad You Care with these Great Gifts for Father’s Day

Are you tired of getting Dad the same 6-pack of Nike socks for Father’s Day? Find something unique to make pops feel special in our Father's Day gift guide
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Travel with Moreca Leather Goods

Moreca Leather Goods, a company based in Ukraine, is your new travel companion. Take their premium leather products everywhere you go.
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How To Quickly Lose That Holiday Bloat

The holidays are all about bringing on the food...and possibly some bloat. So what's a guy to do? Well, if one of your new year's resolutions was to get fit quick - you're in luck. The Manual enlisted some of New York's top trainers to help you out.
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Thanksgiving With A French Twist

We wanted to give a tip of the hat to our friends by incorporating a little bit of French cuisine into our traditional American meals.
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Time For A New Watch: Larsson and Jennings

You don't need to go over your budget to purchase a beautiful timepiece. Anglo-Swedish watch label Larsson & Jennings has proven that with their selection
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Viva Le Labo!

Le Labo is ready to launch their newest fragrance, THÉ NOIR 29. The unisex cologne is an ode to the noble leaf and the craft that surrounds it.
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SCOTTeVEST is well known for their many, many pocketed vests.
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Jimmy Lion Will Rock Your Socks

Jimmy Lion is a new start-up based in the Big Apple - and they're taking on the sock industry one foot at a time.

Redtail Hardgoods: Timeless with A Twist

Redtail Hardgoods creates handcrafted products made to last.

A Concierge At Your Finger Tips

Magnises the uber-modern concierge service slash members only club aimed towards millennials has now released an app.
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A Need For Speed: Lamborghini Supercars

Lamborghini Supercars: 50 Years is here. The book is a complete guide to that car you've always wanted.
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Stay Cool With Tahaanga Shirts

Last week we talked about made to order shirts, and today we are talking about something even cooler than your average run of the mill shirt - literally - cooler.
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Take A Seat: The Langhorne Stool

Products created by REVISIT are not just stylish and well thought out – they represent curiosity, collaboration and nature.
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Camera Ready: A Q&A With Celebrity Groomer Kumi Craig

From Kanye to Kimmel - Kumi Craig's grooming skills are seen all around the world.
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The Manual’s Gift Guide For Graduates

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Sleep Well Knowing You’re Getting A Deal with Casper and Brooklinen

If there's one thing you can rely on in this world - it's sleep (unless you have a severe case of insomnia).
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keep your coffee close with illy

The ILLY Y5 Duo is the famous coffee brand's newest device - simply designed - and compact enough that you'll be able to keep it by your side or at your desk.
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Tom Ford’s Got Us Covered with Noir Extreme

Choosing a fragrance or cologne can be a very personal and sometimes overwhelming experience, but we can always trust Tom Ford.
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Ride into spring with Acre Supply

Spring has FINALLY sprung - which means one thing. Nice weather. Ok, two things - spring collections. And the one that we're eyeing right now? Acre Supply.
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Gotta Get Gekks

Summer is on the way, which means we can slip back into some boat shoes, and some unhygienic habits
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A Dyre situation

Dyer and Jenkins , an apparel company based out of California. Their laid back threads aren’t just based out of California, but made in California.
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Never Run Out of Seltzer Again

Now we here at The Manual don't generally bore you guys with scientific studies - but here's one that might quench your thirst.
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It might be freezing outside - which means summer can't come soon enough. Luckily we have A Summer Shop to look forward to.
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A Tailor Old As Time

Every once in a while, a film comes out that really speaks our language
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When WANT Becomes Need

WANT Les Essentiels de la Vie is widely known for their classic and sturdy collection of man-friendly bags, travel accessories and backpacks -
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Brewsees: Don’t Leave Home Without Them

They're glasses, they're bottle openers, they're a work of genius. They're Brewsees.
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Winter officially started last week, which means there’s no better excuse to expand your outerwear collection.
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Fitting In: Trumaker Makes Custom Easy

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SoulCycle Celebrates Movember

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The Right Scruff: Birchbox Celebrates Movember

Now that it is officially Movember we can talk about shaving and grooming all day, everyday. Birchbox is about to take your shave-game to the next level.
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All Aboard: Bills Khakis x Mulholland

We love designer collaborations, especially when they involve two brands dedicated to high quality and superior craftsmanship - Bills Khakis and Mulholland.
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Basically Awesome: Gifts from Izola

IZOLA, is a brand started in 2005 by Neil Rasmus and Richard Brandt. These two guys have injected life and humor into everyday items.
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Gray by Day, Bright by Night

Every season Naked and Famous' Brandon Svarc releases fun, exciting and innovative jeans that you never even thought could exist.
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Juniper Ridge’s New Look

Juniper Ridge has a new look for fall. The rustic fragrance company has an updated rustic bottle that emphasizes the brands devotion to the wilderness.
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A Classic Twist: Rubber Converse

Converse has released their Fall 2014 Chuck Taylor All Star Rubber Collection, and the sleek, monochromatic styles which went on sale last week are already flying off shelves.
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The Style Rider: Read All About It

Matt Brand was once apart of The Manual team - he has since moved on and started a blog that fuses an everyday commute with the interesting and exciting styles of New York City.
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Moleskine x Livescribe

e digital age. It's upon us, which is bad news for the written word… sort of.
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Step It Up With Anthony High Performance

Anthony Sosnick has always been good to our skin, and now things are about to get even better.
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Effortless Style: Buck Mason Makes Shopping A Breeze

Trying to figure out what to wear this fall? Look no further than Buck Mason.
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M&U Wallets Stand The Test of Time

We'd like to introduce you to a leather goods company - Maxx & Unicorn, or M&U Co. for short. The company designs artful products for everyday use.
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Five Slip-On Styles You Need To Own

These comfortable slip-on’s are perfect nearly all year round
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In-Vest in Some Security

SCOTTeVest has been working on the design for years, and they are already changing and revolutionizing the way travelers think about security.
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A Belt That Will Hold Up

The belt is an accessory that tends to get neglected, but it can really pull your whole look together whether you are going casual or dressing up.