Editor’s Picks: Expedition Parka, Kentucky Whiskey and Edward Green Boots

From a recharged, revamped Polestar 2 to the world’s lightest eFoil, our latest list is made of tough stuff…

It’s the end of the world as we know it. And our earth-shattering Editor’s Picks — from a pair of rough, rugged Edward Green boots to an off-road, all-terrain motorcycle — reflect this suddenly-trendy apocalyptic aesthetic.

There’s a hard-hitting whisky, an uncompromising chronograph and the new ‘End of Days’ parka from ThruDark, all powerfully-built and primed to survive shocks, knocks and any misfortune that might come your way. Take a look…

Shifting gears: 2024 Polestar 2 Electric Car

For the 2024 model year, the Scandi-based sustainable transport titan has brought more power, performance and range to its premium compact EV. This is more than a facelift; it’s all-new electric motors, more powerful batteries and — for the first time in a Polestar — rear-wheel drive.

Editor’s Picks: Expedition Parka, Kentucky Whiskey and Edward Green Boots

2024 Polestar 2 Electric Car

From £44,950

High-stepping: Edward Green ‘Govan’ Chelsea Boots

Tough, rough and rugged, these waxed suede Chelsea boots are as dependable and masculine as slip-on stompers come. With sturdy Dainite soles and a softly curved, classically English shape, they’re an elegant take on a traditional work boots. 

Editor’s Picks: Expedition Parka, Kentucky Whiskey and Edward Green Boots

Edward Green ‘Govan’ Chelsea Boots

£950.00

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Raise a glass: The Last Drop Distillers Release No.28 Whiskey

With only 1,458 bottles produced — all at a heady, heavy ABV of 60.7% — this 28th release from The Last Drop Distillers has deep, dark fruit, figs, and dates on the nose, candy and orange peel on the palate and a long, luscious and sweet vanilla-y finish.

Editor’s Picks: Expedition Parka, Kentucky Whiskey and Edward Green Boots

The Last Drop Distillers Release No.28 Whiskey

£3,100.00

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Making waves: Fliteboard Ultra L

The third series of Fliteboard’s inimitable, wave-skimming surfboard includes the ‘Ultra L’ — the world’s lightest eFoil. It utilises the lightest battery on the market (the Flitecell Nano), and the world’s first interchangeable propulsion system (Dual Drive) allows riders to seamlessly swap between propeller or jet power.

Editor’s Picks: Expedition Parka, Kentucky Whiskey and Edward Green Boots

Fliteboard Ultra L

€13,195

Fresh start: Chanel Allure Homme Sport All-Over Spray

It’s a new way to wear an iconic fragrance. Into a light mist spray, Chanel has infused the subtle scent of its aquatic, woody ‘Allure Homme Sport’ aftershave. And, thanks to Japanese green citrus extract — an ingredient developed by the French fashion house — you’ll feel fresh all day. 

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Chanel Allure Homme Sport All-Over Spray

£65.00

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Time will tell: Hamilton Jazzmaster Face-2-Face III

Limited to only 999 pieces, and equipped with a round rotating 44mm case, Hamilton’s latest Jazzmaster is an understated interpretation of the inventive flipping watch case concept. One dial is a time-telling face sporting chronograph functions; the other features measurement scales and an exhibition movement.

Editor’s Picks: Expedition Parka, Kentucky Whiskey and Edward Green Boots

Hamilton Jazzmaster Face-2-Face III

£2,595.00

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Soft touch: Pantherella ‘Aspen’ Scarf

Named for Colorado’s most flocked-to ski resort, this ultra-soft scarf from leading sockmakers Pantherella is actually inspired by the British brand’s popular ‘Waddington’ cashmere rib socks. Featuring a sophisticated reversible double-faced design, this ‘mink melange’ colour is versatile in the extreme. 

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Pantherella ‘Aspen’ Scarf

£190.00

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Spin the wheels: Land Moto ‘District’ Scrambler

One of the most versatile, two-wheeled, on-and-off-road EVs we’ve ever clapped our adventuring eyes on, this scrambler from Ohio-based Land Moto has an easy-to-remove battery to avoid theft. With a range of up to 120 miles, it’s a pioneering piece of road-tripping kit.

Editor’s Picks: Expedition Parka, Kentucky Whiskey and Edward Green Boots

Land Moto ‘District’ Scrambler

$7,800

Zero hour: ThruDark ‘End of Days’ Parka

Its name may be a little apocalyptic — but ThruDark’s latest piece of robustly-crafted outerwear is created to survive the end of the world. Stitched together from eVent 3L fabric, abrasion-resistant Dyneema and high-tenacity Cordura, it’s made of seriously tough stuff.

Editor’s Picks: Expedition Parka, Kentucky Whiskey and Edward Green Boots

ThruDark ‘End of Days’ Parka

£1,200.00

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Look sharp: New & Lingwood Double Breasted Wool Coat

Lastly, a very different type of coat. From New & Lingwood, this sophisticated navy piece of formal outerwear shares just one thing with ThruDark’s coat above; its quality of construction. Buggy lined, half-belted and 100% wool, it’ll cut a wintertime dash.

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New & Lingwood Double Breasted Wool Coat

£1,250.00

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