Leather Camera Straps

Five handsome over-the-shoulder holders

While cameras have certainly come a long way in recent years, even the most design-driven shooter comes accompanied by an unimpressive nylon strap. These typically heavily branded slings may be practical, but they’re hardly making a personal statement. For those interested in a more unique and modest solution we found five leather straps to keep your camera secure and handsomely accessorized. Tanner Goods We’re loyal …

OLO Fragrance

Diesel fuel, tobacco, damp dirt and pine tree perfume from Portland, OR

Perfumer Heather Sielaff hand-blends idiosyncratic, mostly masculine scents for her label OLO Fragrance in her apartment in north Portland. “I’m not really girly,” she admits, and her perfumes tend to be intriguing rather than sweetly attractive. For example, Forêt’s notes of pine and vetiver recall the scent of earth and damp northwestern trees, while Victory Wolf’s birch tar, cedar and tobacco evoke nights spent camping …

Kickstapants

Show support for two new supportive undergarments

Kickstarter helps get an array of independent endeavors off the ground every day. While many of these entrepreneurial projects revolve around the arts, we recently found two creative minds using the funding platform to up the underwear game. Each with a different motive, both JoeyBra and Flint and Tinder aim to enhance our lives with a new take on the ubiquitous undergarment. Check out the …