Solid & Striped Swimwear

A stylish modernization of classic designs for men, and a women's line debut

In the world of swimwear, patterns can be polarizing and acceptable sizes, shapes and styles vary per season. Fortunately, Solid & Striped—a brand whose offerings we included when planning for last year‘s summer season—shies away from all that; producing classic, elegant attire that works in the water and beside it. The brand was conceived in the Hamptons, inspired by an old pair of trunks from …

Spring Gardening Gear

Our favorites across rare seeds and hydroponics to smart tools and watering cans

Everyone can be a gardener with a little effort, proper scheduling and a dedicated plot of land. Whether or not you’re interested in toying with orach or purple tree collards, or having your plants tweet, maybe this is the year you dig in. The following selections are great options—for inside or outdoors—that are effective, handy and even a little stylish. Strathcona 1890 Seed Collections With …

Fichimori Chilled Red Wine

A lively Italian red for summertime sipping

We’re now a few years deep into rosé resurgence, and though some may think it’s the perfect fit for every sunny afternoon and moonlight dinner, there are other options in the chilled wine market—including reds. When we recently tried Fichimori Salento, now making its way across the US, we were delighted. This chilled red wine, from Puglian producer Tormaresca, is fresh and vibrant, not too …