71Miles

71Miles is a new travel site with a blog twist (or is it a blog with a travel site twist?), designed to met the needs of urban-dwellers looking for a weekend getaway. Launched in Beta in Northern California, they plan to go national within the coming months covering destinations within driving distances of major metropolitan cities. Supplemented with interactive maps, slideshows and videos, 71Miles content …

Baxter of California

The old school ASCii art (above right) on the revised Baxter men's grooming products is what caught my attention, but the quality of some of their affordable products keeps me going back. One of the oldest mens grooming lines in the US—created in 1965 as Super Shape and popular with men during the '70s—Baxter has recently repositioned itself with a modern look and improved formulations …

Rxmance Fall ’06

New from the aptly-named line Rxmance, their Fall collection of tees, like their other collections, seems to be guided by what happens to capture the designer's fancy. The new goods range from abstract geometric prints (pictured) to something that looks like ski lodge chic from the '70s (Detour, Revolve Clothing, and Standard Style.