Best of August

By The Editors
August 30, 2013 9:00 am

Headlands Handmade
Large wallets do you no favors. We advise simplicity. We advise quality. And thus we advise you have a look at Headlands Handmade, a Dana Point workshop selling fine leather wallets and more. Read on.

Good Eggs
Hell hath no fury like a hangry vegan. Especially in the Whole Foods’ parking lot. Solution: get your groceries delivered. Method: Good Eggs. You select the best local producers to fill your pantry. Read on.

Marine Layers
Because in these coming fall days the surf — depending on where you find it — can be anything from temperate to nips-tweakingly frigid, we’ve russled up the gear that’ll keep you comfy, no matter how far out you paddle. Read on.

White City Hike
At the turn of the century, wealthy Angelenos rode trains to the White City, a palatial resort atop Echo Mountain. It’s an arduous climb to the ruins, but the views are great. Read on.

To maintain your own alluring redolence, spritz on some ATLAS, the second made-in-LA line from the grooming aesthetes at The Motley. It’s like a soft breeze off of Lake Cuomo after a rain. Read on.

And from our Beards and Beverages department:

Man of the MonthMan of the Month
Ever consider that headphones could help 275 million people with hearing loss? This guy did. Meet Joe Huff, InsideHook’s Man of the Month for August.
Check it out.

Cocktail Quarterly
While the weather’s still nice, have a round on us: here are eleven sun-filled cocktails devised by some of our favorite barkeeps.
Check it out.

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