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Bell Bullitt Helmet

Inspired by the brand's Star helmets from the '60s and '70s, the Bell Bullitt Helmet mixes classic styling with modern protection. The low-profile …

Helmets

Tom Ford's Five Commandments For Gentlemanly Gentlemen

<b>Tom Ford</b> is possibly the paragon of a gentleman in our eyes, whose own mix of thoughtfulness, style, skill, and criminal looks is the kind of deathly …

Men's Fashion

What watches are better than Rolex?

Good answers here so far. I would like to add to Mike Peattie answer.<p>As you can see in the pyramid below, Rolex falls in the middle upper tier of it. …

Watches

Panerai Introduces Another Entry-Level Watch with an In-House Movement

When it rains Panerais, it pours: just as Panerai’s new California dial Lunimor came to light yesterday, the brand has also taken the wraps off a duo …

Watches

All You Need For This Celebrity Trainer's Killer Ab Workout Is a Pillow

Looking for a killer ab workout? You don't need to head to a fancy studio or even the gym; fire up those ab muscles right in the comfort of your own home. As celebrity trainer Jeanette Jenkins showed in an Instagram video, all you need are a throw pillow and a comfy surface to lie on.<p>Jeanette shows …

Exercise

Panerai’s Blacked-Out Luminor Is One of Its Best Releases This Year

I’ve got to hand it to Panerai: it’s done a remarkable job of taking its Luminor design language into a multitude of different watches with unique …

Watches

Iconic Parisian Bistros Are Under Threat. Can They Be Saved?

Alain Fontaine leans on the bar at his central Paris bistro, Le Mesturet, dodging trays as waiters weave around him to deliver lunchtime service. “A …

France

How to Throw an Italian Aperitivo Hour - Chowhound

The tradition of Italian aperitivo is, by its very nature, a civilized affair. Drinks are light, lively, and low in alcohol. Snacks are simple, …

Italy

Editors' Picks: The One Watch I'd Wear Forever

For some watch enthusiasts it's a fantasy, while for others it's a nightmare. We're talking about the notion of being a one watch guy (or gal), of …

Watches

How To Tie The Perfect Windsor Knot In 5 Simple Steps

Named after the Duke of Windsor, tying your tie with the Windsor knot is a sure-fire way of proving you mean business in the boardroom while your tie …

Men's Fashion

The 10 Best Blacked-Out Watches You Can Buy in 2018

In 1972, Ferdinand Alexander Porsche, the grandson of Ferdinand Porsche and designer of the legendary 911, split from the carmaker to start his own …

Watches

These Three Vintage Rolexes Are (Kinda) Affordable

Earlier this week, my colleague extolled the virtues of the Rolex OysterDate Precision, an entry-level Rolex that has evaded the surging of vintage …

Watches

Special Reconnaissance Regiment Rolex Watches

High-end, luxury watch companies, like Rolex and Omega, have been authorized throughout history to equip armed forces with time pieces that have …

Watches

Inherent Vice: Indulge in 2018’s Best New Watches (So Far)

If you’re going to treat yourself, go big with one of these new timepieces.<p>OH, VANITY<p><b>CELLINI TIME WATCH ($17,400) BY</b> ROLEX<b>.</b><p><b>Jacket and shirt (Price</b> …

Men's Fashion

Italian-American Food Never Claimed To Be Italian, So You Can Stop Hating On It

A lot of Italians don't approve of America's spaghetti and meatballs. Here's why that doesn't really matter.<p>Most Americans don’t see a difference between Italian food and Italian-American food, but native Italians sure do.<p>They’re often perplexed by the size of our dishes, the quantity of …

Italian Food

Olive & Gourmando Owners Return With Charming Old Montreal Aperitivo Spot

The people behind beloved Old Montreal sandwich-and-more spot <b>Olive & Gourmando</b> are back with a new venture, opening <b>Un Po’ Di Più</b> right across from the Old Port.<p>With plans to open in the mornings and run right through the evening, Un Po’ Di Più (UPDP) will serve coffee and sweets, but also wine, …

Italy

Review: The Panerai Luminor Due 38

Panerai has a reputation for being the OG oversized watch. The Italian-born watchmaker, which manufactures in Switzerland, started a trend that began …

Watches

Beyond genetics: Lifestyle choices to slow the aging process

You know those people, the ones who are older than you but act decades younger? They embody the phrase “70 is the new 50.” Actually, in their cases, 70 seems to be the new 30 because they radiate so much youth and energy.<p>These folks may have A+ genetics, which undeniably contributes to their …

Wellness

2018 Ducati Scrambler 1100 Sport first ride review: Nostalgia isn't overrated - Roadshow

As a brand, Ducati has this reputation for always being on the bleeding edge of technology, sacrificing almost anything in the name of speed and performance. So why, then, would it take an engine that it stopped using in 2013, spend a bunch of money making it noise- and emissions-legal for 2018 and …

Motorcycles

Is the New Bigger, Beefier Ducati the One for You?

The Ducati Scrambler 1100 does not come in red.<p>If you don’t know Ducati, that may not seem a big deal. But for fans, the color red is as core to the …

Motorcycles

Shaw’s New Laid-Back Tuscan Restaurant Is Here

Shaw’s newest Italian restaurant, San Lorenzo, debuts Monday, June 25 with a lineup of seasonal pastas and specialty cocktails served in a cozy and chic setting.<p>Massimo Fabbri, the seasoned chef turned restaurateur behind D.C. power dining spot Tosca, tapped design firm Swatchroom to transform the …

Italy

Roman-Style Pasta Spot SheWolf Nears the Finish Line in Cass Corridor

It’s beginning to look a lot like opening season for <b>SheWolf</b> in Cass Corridor. Chef <b>Anthony Lombardo’s</b> Roman-style pasta restaurant began its private friends and family soft openings over the weekend. Although possible opening dates have been bandied about on social media, Lombardo says the hotly …

Detroit

How To Make Ragu, According To Three Real Italian Nonnas

Things get heated when it comes to incorporating garlic and red wine.<p>Long before ragù was a ubiquitous brand of spaghetti sauce in a jar, it was ―and is ― the basis for untold volumes of Italian goodness, from tagliatelle al ragù to lasagna to gnocchi to supplì, deep-fried rice balls stuffed with …

Italian Food

2018 Harley-Davidson Deluxe Test | 9 Fast Facts: Reborn Deluxe

2018 Harley-Davidson Deluxe Review | Vintage Attitude<p>Although it dates back to just 2005, the Harley-Davidson Deluxe arguably captures the look and …

Motorcycles

43% of Baby Boomers Are Making This Big Mistake

Hint: It's something that could hurt them tomorrow.<p>Though many baby boomers are still actively taking steps to advance their careers, many are no …

Retirement

Marc Benioff, Oprah and 3 other business leaders say this habit is key to their success

Studies show that meditation can help reduce stress, increase focus and boost memory retention. So, it comes as no surprise that some of today's most …

Marc Benioff

Lisa Lyon by Robert Mapplethorpe on artnet

Past Auction<p>Robert Mapplethorpe• <i><br>Lisa Lyon</i>, 1982<br>• 38.5 x 38.5 cm. (15.2 x 15.2 in.)<p>Artist:<p>(American, 1946–1989)<p>Title:<p><i>Lisa Lyon</i><p>, 1982<p>Medium:<p>gelatin silver …

Robert Mapplethorpe

Lisa Lyon by Robert Mapplethorpe on artnet

Past Auction<p>Robert Mapplethorpe• <i><br>Lisa Lyon</i>, 1982<br>• 48.5 x 38 cm. (19.1 x 15 in.)<p>Artist:<p>(American, 1946–1989)<p>Title:<p><i>Lisa Lyon</i><p>, 1982<p>Medium:<p>gelatin silver …

Robert Mapplethorpe

Lisa Lyon by Robert Mapplethorpe on artnet

Past Auction<p>Robert Mapplethorpe• <i><br>Lisa Lyon</i>, 1980<br>• 35.4 x 35 cm. (13.9 x 13.8 in.)<p>Artist:<p>(American, 1946–1989)<p>Title:<p><i>Lisa Lyon</i><p>, 1980<p>Medium:<p>gelatin silver …

Art

All You Need Is 1 Dumbbell For These 20 Intense, Muscle-Building Moves

Get in an amazing workout by incorporating these unique strength-training moves — they only use one dumbbell. Some of these exercises work both sides of the body at once, while others target one side at a time, which may reveal to you which parts of your body are weakest. This will help to …

Workouts