- I know a sports documentary is good when my wife will sit down for an hour and watch it. That was the case with ESPN’s 30 For 30: Survive and Advance about Jim Valvano, and the good dudes at Homage are commemorating the iconic N.C. State coach’s mission with this inspiring collection. Need a Christmas gift? I can’t think of anybody who wouldn’t want the ‘Don’t Give Up’ T-shirt || Homage: Jimmy V Collection
- Don’t be the guy who looks 30 pounds heavier than he actually is because he tried to put a sportcoat over a cableknit over a button-down. I agree with this post—once you understand the basics of layering, you’ll never have to think about it again || Dappered: How to Layer—Three Easy Rules
- Excellent essay here from Taylor Bruce, the mastermind behind Wildsam, on how to make the journey home this holiday season a little more exciting || Bearings Guide: Taking the Back Roads
- I should have bought Sean Brock stock when I knew him as a shy, soft-spoken chef at Hermitage Hotel in Nashville, circa 2004. Now, he’s the hottest cook in the country and bringing his new street-taco concept to The A || Atlanta Magazine: Chef Sean Brock to Open Minero in Ponce City Market
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