The phrase "made in America" resonates at many different frequencies for people.
For the folks at Shinola, a newly-launched goods manufacturer based in Detroit, it strikes all the right ones: top-shelf craftsmanship, premium materials, equal emphasis on sophistication and durability.
If the name looks familiar, yes, they took it from the shoe polish brand that was popular in the '40s.
And one look at their first range of products will convince you that these guys know their ish. Don't believe them? Stop by their Detroit flagship, have a drink at their in-house juice bar, and see for yourself.
Not near Detroit? Click through to see five must-have Shinola products you can get online right now.