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MENS gifts 2015

The guy guide:  he’s an urban modern,  casual and sometimes an athlete.  Fresh with understated style.   Practical, from riding Martone bikes in the city, to wearing warm outerwear he can move in, to little decorative pins to stand out,  here’s a few of my favorites to gift the understated urban guy.-brigitte

MATCH your mood: L12.12. fragrance by Lacoste is fresh for the active! Comes in a very attractive glass flacon that mirrors the chic style of the Lacoste L.12.12 polo shirt, with a textured piqué panel running down the side of the bottle.  Comes in white, relaxed green, refreshing blue, energizing red and intriguing black (the sexy favorite). This range of fragrances in is perfect for a modern man that likes a crisp, clean + sporty scent.

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MOVE + shake:

For the urban commuter, Martone cycling Mens St. Germain  bike.  This style x function bike transitions from daytime commute to evening city riding.  This reliable bike is built to endure city life and commuting in demanding urban settings.
The SRAM 2-gear automatic hub requires no gears shifting – it adapts automatically with you through your riding journey. Low maintenace,light and strong, made of double-wall aluminum perfect for daily urban journeys.  A red chain adds some designer to your daily transit. [about 1K+].

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Check your seat… Air-sprung Bike saddle Cell  has a unique technology distributes weight evenly across the saddle providing awesome comfort for all day riding.  Plus, it looks great, with a multicolor range to choose from.  “The world’s first airsprung saddle uses cushioning technology seen in high end running shoes to provide unrivalled rider support and comfort.”  how ’bout that.  [$99+].

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Aah, the tool lover:  Sleek, snag free, lightweight design with chamber 13 Function for your bicycle.  The mooth metal case of the Chamber safely and securely holds 13 tools, ensuring there is no snagging on clothing or equipment. Lightweight and portable.  Within the Chamber, there are 6 double-ended bits and an 8mm over-bit that can be used at different lengths in the Chamber head, increasing access to the many hard to reach areas on a bicycle. Yay. [$50].

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FASHION x accessories:

Keeping it cozy with with Men’s Heatzone 1000 TurboDown™ .  This attractive hooded jacket by Columbia is part of the Titanium line, with Heatzone 1000 warmth from 900-fill, water-resistant goose down, 100g’s of Omni-Heat reflective lining, a thermal reflective lining, with a ‘wave baffle construction’ that eliminates cold spots found in traditional down jackets. The Heatzone 1000 also features a helmet-compatible hood, a ski pass pocket and the ability to keep you warm, even when wet, with water-resistant fabric. [$450].

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These socks don’t move!  fancy the striped socks + treat your feet.  Sharply designed and tech-enhanced, Mack Weldon socks stay put as you keep moving.   A cushioned footbed makes for comfortable wear, no matter ‘how much pavement you’re pounding.’  Perfect for the urban guy on the go.  The striped variation in perfecty as a xmas gift, and comes in solids too.  Combed cotton blen. [$12.50].

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