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Q&A With Jason Mandler of Jason Scott

There’s a new kid on the block and he’s all about the fit.
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Stand Tall With BANGS Shoes

It's great to be stylishly conscious, but it's also good to be socially conscious. BANGS Shoes is both.
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Empire State of Mind

Empire Apothecary is a new brand that offers handmade skincare, hair and grooming products in New York City.
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You’re Gonna ‘Need’ This

We at The Manual don't like to think too hard about what it is we want to wear all the time - which is why we love curated collections.
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Beachin’ Towels By Vertty

Vertty towels have you covered (literally). You've never seen anything like these - four inches longer and 30 percent lighter than you're run of the mill beach towel - these guys are really stunning and completely wacky.
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The Ultimate Mother’s Day Guide 2014

It's that special time of year again - Mother's Day - when many sons are completely stumped on what to get that special woman in their life. Well, as usual, we are here to help.
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Hydrate Your Face with H20 Plus

Tired looking skin? Or tired of looking at your skin? H20 Plus is going to kick your grooming game into overdrive by blasting you with a series of hydrating products.
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Keepin’ it Cool with IZOLA

Since Earth Day is right around the corner, we've decided to re-evaluate some things in our lives to help keep the planet a happier place.
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Soak Up The Sun (With Your Q&Q Watch)

Q&Q (Quest for Quality) SmileSolar watches are an insane collection of waterproof watches in rubber or canvas.
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Just Jus It.

It seems like everybody is talking about juice cleanses, or "juicing" these days, but what are the risks vs. the benefits?
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More Moleskine: Introducing the myCloud Collection

Moleskine lovers can now add to their collection - the brand has released lifestyle-focused accessories including bags and wallets.
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The Manual’s Top 5 Sunglasses For Summer

Top 5 Sunglasses For Summer
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Invest In Some Threads With Gustin

Gustin creates a line and a campaign - if you like it, voila, you can have it - but only if you back it. Think of yourself as an investor - a visionary really. If you like what you see, you can help the line reach it's goal, and once successfully funded, production begins.
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Chubbies: Shorts For The Shores

Chubbies new "boat shorts" are perfect for sailing the shores.
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Finn Utility: Fly With Style

Finn Utility is dedicated to respecting the tradition of fly-fishing, using high quality materials and hand-making their products in the good ol' U.S. of A.
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On The Rum: Facundo by Bacardi

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Steer Clear From Pimples and Blemishes

Even as adults, mild acne, blemishes, and pimples can pop up at any given moment - especially under stress. The Manual has a few suggestions for anyone in need of an emergency spot treatment.
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Slick Style: Waxed Denim

e've discussed dry denim and raw denim, now for something a little less traditional. Waxed denim - or in some cases, coated denim - is kind of the "wash" of the future.
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All The Rage: Dirty Yoga

The online program delivers ten fresh workouts each week and allows you to focus on the yoga must haves: strength, flexibility, cardio and stamina. The Manual spoke to Susi Rajah and Jess Gronholm, founders of Dirty Yoga.
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Q&A With Lane Gerson: Co-Founder of Jack Erwin

The Manual spoke with Lane Gerson, co-founder of Jack Erwin, the new footwear brand that offers classic dress shoes prices that won't compromise your rent.
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Keeping It Short And Stylish With Peter Manning

Not everyone is 6' 1". It would be nice, but it's not realistic. For you gents who are slightly shorter - there's Peter Manning.
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DIY Party Crackers For NYE

Guys love putting things together - from cabinets to tents, but when do we really have the opportunity (or the time) to do that sort of thing? Here is something you can do that will fulfill your crafty side, and is perfect for that New Year's party you're hosting.
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An Imperial Shave

Imperial Barber Products are made in America, and the team behind Imperial has worked for over 26 years to perfect the fine craft of shaving.
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Even Dryer Denim: Naked & Famous Snowpants

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Bills Khakis: An American Classic

Bills Khakis is the definition of fall and winter wear. Whether you are looking from a leather jacket, a flannel shirt or the perfect pair of khakis, Bills has your back.
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Skip Songs, Not Class with DJ Scratch Academy

DJ Scratch Academy will help you become the next international DJ in six short weeks!
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More Bang For Your Buck : Buck Mason Launches

Buck Mason just launched and they are here to provide you with six great - American-made items every couple of months.
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Suitsupply x Baldwin Denim

Suitsupply and Baldwin Denim have teamed up to create a jean that goes great with a suit.
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From BrandBlack To The Future

BrandBlack, a new shoe and sports apparel company is coming out November 12th.
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Light Up Your Home With FerroWatt

Ferrowatt makes 'Edison' style light bulbs for any history buff or home decor guru!
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Kempton & Company

Kempton Accessories are perfect for both men and women.

Less Cash, More Cashmere

The temperatures have already started to drop which means were about to all experience some major withdrawal from the scorching summer months. Bummertown. But at least the cooler weather has its upside - cashmere. Cashmere is a great investment. You can wear it under a jacket on those frigid days, and leave it on in the office with out feeling overheated. The naturally lightweight, soft material everybody wants to wear, but not everybody can afford - until now of course. More and more retailers are making the miraculous goat product available at an affordable cost.
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Wallets That Fit The Bill – But Won’t Break The Bank

Capsule, the wallet that fits the bill.
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Face The Facts

Lab Series has come out with two new great products that will help you out, whether you are currently fighting the signs of aging, or just trying to start preventing the signs of aging - and it all starts with a little ginseng.
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Out With The Old, In With The Cold: Our Picks For Fall

It's that time of the year again when we have to say so long to your favorite raggedy tee shirt, those tragically torn up flip-flops (please throw them away already - your closet will thank you). Put away those well worn shorts and start thinking about some more seasonably appropriate options. The Manual has compiled a list of 'Fall friendly' items you should consider picking up before the crispy cold front sets in. Out with the old, and in the with the cold.
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Octovo: A Brand To Bring With You

We love tech, and we love style, so it is no surprise that Octovo, a new leather accessories company caught our eye. The brand, which recently launched in July, offers everything from iPad cases (small and large), to pocket wallets, weekender bags and travel wallets.
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The Manual x City Harvest Mixology Class Giveaway

On Monday August 19th, Silver Lining cocktail bar and City Harvest, the world’s first food rescue organization are teaming up to hold a mixology class.
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Perry Ellis Launches New Fragrance

For the first time in three years Perry Ellis, the cool and preppy sportswear line is launching a new scent that is the perfect transitional cologne.
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An Interview With Filmmaker Matthew Cooke

“How To Make Money Selling Drugs” is a stylistic, sometimes tongue-in-cheek documentary about the scary and intense war on drugs. The film is produced by Adrian Grenier from Entourage and directed by Matthew Cooke. The Manual interviewed the director.
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The Manual Meets The Lonely Island

The Lonely Island, the hilarious music trio behind "Lazy Sunday", "I'm on a Boat" and other SNL digital shorts has finally released their third album which is titled "The Wack Album". The Manual was lucky enough to meet with the trio to discuss their comedic influences, their success, and their long time friendship.
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A Guide To Kickin’ It: Our Favorite Shoes This Summer

The Manual's favorite shoes for this summer will keep you and your feet cool.
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EXOvault x The Manual Giveaway is partnering up with EXOvault to give away an awesome iPhone case to one lucky reader.
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Rock Out: Introducing The Weill Collection

The Weill Collection will make nature’s beautiful and rare minerals available to homeowners and corporate clients through furniture, accessories and fixtures. Each project will be a customized experience, allowing clients to express their individual style – which in turn will allow Baquero and Weill to create a resilient and unique design that will last for generations and even better – make your friends, family, and coworkers completely awe-struck.
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A Gentleman’s Post ( It )

Post-It notes just got a whole of a hell lot cooler.
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The Momual: The Essential Guide For Mother’s Day

One of our jobs here at The Manual is to make life easier by helping you guys out any way we can. So first off, take out your calendar and mark down May 12th, because that's Mother's Day.
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Sean John NFL Pre-Draft Style Suite

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The Connoisseur’s Rum: Mount Gay Black Barrel

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Book of Spirits

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Public Cool : A Q & A With Dao-Yi Chow and Maxwell Osborne

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BAM! POW! A History Lesson In Comic Book Heros