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  • Bushmills Whiskey Barrel Headphones by Grado Labs

    Bushmills Whiskey Barrel Headphones by Grado Labs

    People who are passionate about whiskey and audio quality usually don’t have much of an occasion to see those passions overlap into one. But the people at Grado Labs have found a way, crafting pairs of headphones out of authentic Bushmills casks. The Grado x Bushmills Headphones are naturally a limited edition collaboration, with a […]

  • LeBron James Starring in ‘Ballers’ as Kevin Hart’s NBA Star Brother

    LeBron James Starring in ‘Ballers’ as Kevin Hart’s NBA Star Brother

    It’s long been reported that LeBron James was interested in starting a movie career, following in the proud footsteps of other athletes-turned-movie-stars like Michael Jordan, Howie Long, and OJ Simpson. But he’s been picky about what his first starring role would be, finally turning to a project entitled Ballers in which he will play an NBA […]

  • Nike Zoom Kobe I “Prelude” Edition (Video)

    Nike Zoom Kobe I “Prelude” Edition (Video)

    In honor of the upcoming release of the Nike Kobe 9, Nike is embarking on a pretty cool promotional campaign. They’re re-releasing each of the eight previous Kobe Bryant signature Nike sneakers in special “Prelude” editions. First up, naturally, is the Nike Zoom Kobe 1. The “Prelude” edition of the inaugural Kobe sneaker is wrapped […]

  • Artist Dead Dilly “Rebrands the NBA” (Photos)

    Artist Dead Dilly “Rebrands the NBA” (Photos)

      Some pessimistic basketball fans have speculated for a while that eventually the NBA will start allowing corporate sponsorships of teams, leading to the kind of out-of-control branding you see in NASCAR races. Artist Dead Dilly snatched on that idea with his “Rebrand the NBA” project. The “Rebrand the NBA” project by Dead Dilly reimagines […]

  • Burton Snowboards Unveils US Olympic Snowboard Team Uniforms

    Burton Snowboards Unveils US Olympic Snowboard Team Uniforms

    We still have a few more months to wait until the 2014 Winter Olympics, but Burton Snowboards has unveiled their uniforms for the United States Snowboard Team, and they’re not exactly what you would expect. Instead of the usual hyper-patriotic reds, whites, and blues, Burton instead took their inspiration from vintage patchwork styles. This aesthetic […]

  • “Mickey Mouse” Rolex Daytona Concepts by John Mayer

    “Mickey Mouse” Rolex Daytona Concepts by John Mayer

      In addition to his interest in songwriting and amateur stand-up comedy, John Mayer is also apparently interested in watches. To prove it he recently unveiled two long-gestating concepts for the Rolex Cosmograph Daytona, both featuring iconic Disney cartoon character Mickey Mouse. Both versions of the “Mickey Mouse” Rolex Cosmograph Daytona watch by John Mayer […]

  • Nike Kobe 9 Elite Unveiled (Photos)

    Nike Kobe 9 Elite Unveiled (Photos)

    New from Nike and Kobe Bryant comes the latter’s 9th signature sneaker with the brand, and the first since 2007 to sport a high-top cut. And that’s not the only milestone represented by the Nike Kobe 9 Elite. Another is the fact that the Nike Kobe 9 Elite is the first basketball sneaker in Nike’s […]

  • 21 Things No Man Should Ever Wear

    21 Things No Man Should Ever Wear

    Most of the time, advice about fashion and style tends to focus on what you should be wearing. It’s certainly the approach we here at Refined Guy most often take. However, when it comes to style, there are actually so many acceptable looks to choose from that it can often be hard to find advice that works […]

  • ’The Amazing Spider-Man 2’: First Trailer (Video)

    ’The Amazing Spider-Man 2’: First Trailer (Video)

    In advance of its May 2, 2014 release date, The Amazing Spider-Man 2 has its first trailer making the rounds on the internet today. It gives fans a hint of what to expect from the movie—a lot of CGI, Chris Cooper in a hospital bed, and the kid from the Metallica movie as Peter Parker’s […]

  • Air 1 Christmas Stocking From 2amProjects

    Air 1 Christmas Stocking From 2amProjects

    If your holiday season needs a little more Air, consider this Christmas stocking inspired by the famous Air Jordan 1 sneaker from 2amProjects. This stocking appears to be the brand’s inaugural product, and it’s starting them off on the right foot. The Air 1 Christmas Stocking is red, white, and black, with plenty of room […]