Design & Make

ReadHow to Re-Wax Your Waxed-Canvas Bag

How to Re-Wax Your Waxed-Canvas Bag

Waxed canvas is known for being durable and water resistant, but, if you use your waxed-canvas...

ReadThe History of the Cuckoo Clock

The History of the Cuckoo Clock

When I was growing up in Virginia, my parents would sometimes bring my brother and me to the...

ReadA Brief History of Brutalist Architecture

A Brief History of Brutalist Architecture

The first time I went to Detroit, I wasn’t sure how I felt. The architecture felt imposing and...

ReadHow to Choose the Perfect Father’s Day Gift for Dad

How to Choose the Perfect Father’s Day Gift for Dad

When choosing a Father’s Day gift for your dad, it’s important to take the time to pick a meaningful...

ReadThe Fascinating History of Driving Gloves

The Fascinating History of Driving Gloves

Pass anyone on the highway and look at their hands. Chances are, they’re not wearing gloves....

ReadWhat We Carry: EDC Essentials

What We Carry: EDC Essentials

Depending on where you live and what you do for a living, your everyday carry (EDC) items (as...

ReadThe Cleansing Act of Sweeping the House

The Cleansing Act of Sweeping the House

I used to consider sweeping the house a deeply boring and pointless chore. Over the years, however,...

ReadA Quick History of the Lustron House

A Quick History of the Lustron House

When America’s brave young men returned home from World War II, the nation was experiencing the...

ReadOur Favorite Work Bags

Our Favorite Work Bags

Selecting a work bag can feel like the weightiest of decisions, on par with buying a house. That...