Flipping through The Manual: Romantic Jordans, how to fly solo on V-day

Burned out on apps, keys and screens? Improve your analog life this weekend! Digital Trends’ brother site The Manual exists to give men straight-up advice, from unspoken suit rules you need to know, to the latest in fashion, food, drink, travel, grooming and culture. Here are a few of our favorite stories to appear on The Manual lately.

Forget flowers: Your valentine deserves Jordans

Special release scotches from Deanston and Bunnahabhain

Blue Claw Co. and Bespoke Post team up to produce the ultimate gym bag

Micro Guide: Cape Town, South Africa

Be Yours: A gentleman’s guide to flying solo on Valentine’s Day

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