Consider these your Perks: 1) Pastrami from NYC, cheesesteaks from Philly and other iconic American foods—for 40% off. 2) $75 worth of NASA-approved shirts and trousers from Ministry of Supply, for $50. 3) Acclaimed wine and cocktail accessories from Soireehome. Time to drink like you mean it.
Things to do for October 24, 2013
Candice Swanepoel and a Couple Cases of Pappy
Cloudy with a chance of weekends.
A Sexy Start to Your Weekend
As soon as you visit supermodel Candice Swanepoel’s new website, she’ll greet you with a full-screen video of herself gyrating against a wall wearing nothing but a pair of blue jeans. Feel free to consider this your warning. Or invitation.
The Great Pappy Heist of 2013
Retail price for a bottle of Pappy Van Winkle 20 Year: $130
Actual market price: about 10 times that
Number of cases stolen from the Pappy distillery last week: at least 55
Reward for returning the cases if you find them: not enough
Your Dinner: The Soundtrack
There’s this new Spotify app called Supper. How it works: some celebrated restaurants (think Roberta’s) share with you a recipe (think speck pizza). Then they give you two specifically paired music playlists—one for cooking, one for eating. Then, you dance and chew.
A GIF-Free BuzzFeed
BuzzFeed. It’s that site with all the cat pictures and hard-hitting journalism about mozzarella sticks. Well, here’s a Tumblr that removes each and every GIF from their posts and leaves you with just the text. So, not the most important breakthrough of the 21st century, but it’s something...
The Single Best Website for Jeans
Handsome indestructible jeans. That’s what the dungaree magnates at Raleigh Denim built their humble empire on. And now, that empire has a website. A website supplying oxford shirts, tweed blazers and a couple other things that aren’t jeans for good measure. Plus their jeans. For better than good measure.