Monthly Archives: December 2010

American Prison Tattoos

Photographer Robert Gumpert presents this brilliant photo story entitled American Prison Tattoos. I’ve uploaded three of my favorite images, but for more photographs from the set, and the story behind many of the tattoos, check out: http://koikoikoi.com/2010/12/american-prison-tattoos-by-robert-gumpert/ Advertisements

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Happy New Year

Happy New Year from Rum Cake & Raw Denim. We appreciate your readership and hope you enjoy the content we produce each day. 2010 marked the beginning of our blog. We hoped to create a place where young men of … Continue reading

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New Boots: Aldo Horsford

Pictured below are the latest addition to my shoe rack, the Horsford boot from Aldo. I opted for the dark brown because I already own an Aldo boot in grey, but if you’re a first time buyer from Aldo, the … Continue reading

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Classic Style

Burgess Meredith is best remembered for his role in the Rocky films. In the 1978 film “Foul Play”, Meredith stars alongside Chevy Chase and Goldie Hawn as the lovable neighbor Mr. Hennessey. After uncovering a murder conspiracy plot, Meredith comes … Continue reading

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Style: Clarks Desert Boots

A late Christmas present arrived last night and made me a pretty happy guy. Apparently Santa does read Christmas lists. The boots feel great. I’d suggest buying a full size down (I’m wearing a 9.5 and normally rock a 10.5) … Continue reading

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Lagerfeld x …Volkswagen?

You won’t understand the video embedded below… no seriously, you won’t. This new VW spot for the next gen Golf featuring famed Chanel creative director Karl Lagerfeld was created for the German auto market. I’d assume young euro fashionistas will … Continue reading

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It’s Only Been Two Months!?

2 Months of Wear. 0 Washes First and foremost, allow me to apologize for the delayed posting here as I have been traveling quite a bit during this Holiday season. Time flies fast. Although, not as fast as I had … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas!

Happy Holidays from us at Rum Cake to you and yours this holiday season.

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Weird Stuff from Naked and Famous

Jordan and I were taking our routine walk through Barney’s Co-Op at the Grove the other day when we came across the latest denim invention from Canadian brand Naked and Famous. Now, I’ve owned a pair of the grey selvedge … Continue reading

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A.P.C. Butler

If you haven’t already heard about A.P.C.’s Butler program, let me be the first to fill you in. After purchasing your raw denim jeans and wearing them religiously for months or years, you can now return them to A.P.C. in … Continue reading

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