OUT OF THE SHOP

By Train: Get on Track with our “Best Way to Travel” Recommendation for 2017

By Train: Get on Track with our “Best Way to Travel” Recommendation for 2017

In this edition of Out of the Shop, we list (eight) simple reasons why you should pick traveling by train in 2017. In addition, we talk about the R...
Our Beginner's Guide To Everyday Carry: Everything You Need To Know About EDC

Our Beginner's Guide To Everyday Carry: Everything You Need To Know About EDC

We talk a lot about everyday carry here at Machine Era Co and that's because it forms the foundation of what we do. We create goods that men use da...
6 Awesome Brands That Both You & Your Dad Probably Wear

6 Awesome Brands That Both You & Your Dad Probably Wear

Let's face it, when we're growing up, we often don't want to be seen with our dads let alone dress like them but the older you get, the more you re...
8 Great Last Minute Gifts for Under $150

8 Great Last Minute Gifts for Under $150

Christmas is literally right round the corner now and this is the time that men typically embark on the annual pilgrimage of the "panic buy". Well,...
Our Picks for the Holidays: Spirits, Sparkling & Cocktail of the Year

Our Picks for the Holidays: Spirits, Sparkling & Cocktail of the Year

 In this edition of Out of the Shop, we revisit our favorite cocktail of the year: The Pawpaw Caipirinha. In addition we explore crown-capped spar...
Brands We Love: Filson

Brands We Love: Filson

At Machine Era Co, we are rightly proud of our American made products and, as such, will always lookout for other brands with USA in their blood ...
Exploring the History of the Wallet: An EDC Essential

Exploring the History of the Wallet: An EDC Essential

The wallet. Chances are you’ve got one in your pocket right now. Hopefully, a Machine Era one but we won’t hold it against you if it’s not! But hav...
The Everyday Carry Pen Buying Guide

The Everyday Carry Pen Buying Guide

The world may well be hurtling towards being entirely digital with the art of handwriting becoming a dying artform but we’re not subscribers to tha...
6 Men's Gear Essentials for Travelling This Christmas

6 Men's Gear Essentials for Travelling This Christmas

Let’s face it, most of us will be heading back to see the families at some point this Christmas - whether it’s for Christmas Day or some time in th...
Five Stories for Fall: Literature to Read by a Fire

Five Stories for Fall: Literature to Read by a Fire

 It’s not that authors sit down to write a story for the sake of a season, but particular traits of writing seem tailor-made for certain times of ...
The Definitive Guide to the Best Men's Gear Websites

The Definitive Guide to the Best Men's Gear Websites

Knowledge is power as they say and we don’t claim to be experts in all things men’s gear here at Machine Era Co and that’s why we’ve put together...
Autumn Eats: Artisan Bread, Stone Milling and American Grain at Sub Rosa Bakery

Autumn Eats: Artisan Bread, Stone Milling and American Grain at Sub Rosa Bakery

    Amid autumn’s flare, American poets Charles Wright and Robert Lowell capture the spirit of the season, penning lines like “umber and burnt or...