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Father’s Day 2017: Gift Ideas

At ULAH, we understand that men are multi-dimensional. In fact, we based our men’s apparel and lifestyle store concept on the realization that most of the men we know do many or most of these six activities in any given week:

  1. Works Hard
  2. Plays Often
  3. Stays Active
  4. Enjoys the Journey
  5. Shows He Cares
  6. Gives Back

This year, we thought we’d share our ULAH Father’s Day gift ideas with those lifestyle activities in mind:

For the man who works hard

Bag by Filson / Shirt by Zachary Prell / Tie by DIBI / Plant by Hamadryas / iPhone case by Native Union / Desk Accessories by Owen & Fred

For the man who plays often

Swim Trunks by Orlebar Brown / 30 oz. Tumbler by YETI / Sunlgasses by Spitfire / Beach Towel by Slowtide / Recipe Book by Crown Publishing / Cocktail Accessories by W&P Design

For the man who stays active

Bag by HEX / Shoes by Brandblack / Activewear by MPG Sport / Waterproof Speaker by JBL / Earbuds by JBL

For the man who enjoys the journey

Backpack by KELTY / Camping Blanket by KELTY / Sandals by TEVA / Shorts by Oxford Lads / Hooded Pullover by Sol Angeles / Journal by Rustico

For the man who shows he cares

Succulents by Hamadryas / Candle by ULAH & Wood + Wick / Card by Matt Butler / Fragrance by Parfums de Marly / Thank You Card by Easy Tiger / Gift Card by ULAH

For the man who gives back

Boombox Vase by House of DeBoer / Beard Wash by KC Beard Balms / Black Tee by Made in the Middle / KC Heart Tee by Charlie Hustle / Beaded Bracelets by Sunkissed Earth / Leather Bracelet by Red Hare Leather / Cocktail Syrup by Snake Oil Quality Potions / Soap by ULAH & Bear Soap Co. / Ceramic Plate by Art by Jen F.


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Summer Party Look for Men

Guys, if you’re trying to figure out what to wear to summer events like the Midsummer Party at Woodside Health & Tennis Club – keep your cool like Ian O’Leary by pairing a gray suit with a steel blue tee. Wear with white minimal sneakers or simple sandals. Live Wildly – Dress for Life.

Summer Party Suit
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ULAH’s MICHAEL BASTIAN EVENT: Cocktail Party / Meet & Greet / Trunk Show

We can’t tell you how excited we are to hang out with renowned designer Michael Bastian this Thursday at ULAH during the ULAH’s Michael Bastian Event: Cocktail Party / Meet & Greet / Trunk Show! Would you like to join us? Check out the details and sign up on our Eventbrite page! Drinks provided by S.D. Strong Distilling, food by Blue Sushi Sake Grill – Woodside Village, and collaborative beats by Quixotic featuring DJ Sheppa Appehs and Steven Martin on saxophone. Don’t miss out!

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Shock & Awe-some Sale: Further Markdowns!

We need to get ready for our Spring 2017 merchandise. So we’ve marked existing sale items down even further, and have added more to the sale section. You better hurry in — before someone else looks AWESOME in what would’ve been your new favorite pair of britches!

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Holiday 2016 Gifts for Him: Filson

If you have one of those of guys to shop for who has everything, consider Filson bags, wallets, or watches. Filson is a legacy brand that has been making top quality leather, wool, and canvas goods since 1897. In fact, they still keep their manufacturing here at home in the United States, and have been creating rugged products with real brass hardware in Seattle since their conception. One of our personal favorites is the 24 Hour Tin Briefcase, which I carry to ULAH every day — packed with my gym shoes and clothes, laptop, and notepads. Stop by ULAH in Woodside Village and see which of the Filson products fits your man’s needs.


Filson Padded Computer Bag, available at ULAH


Filson Dry Duffle Medium, available at ULAH
Filson Skagit Field Watch, available at ULAH
Filson Mackinaw Watch, available at ULAH
Filson 48 Hour Duffel, available at ULAH
Filson Large Duffle, available at ULAH


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Holiday 2016 Gifts for Him: Masculine Candles

Many people may be surprised at the popularity of candles among men. More and more men are buying candles with masculine scents. Early in our development, we wanted to make our own line of masculine candles — so we partnered with local duo Wood + Wick to help create our first evolving line of candles. We named it the Boyhood Collection, inspired by memories that ULAH co-owner Buck Wimberly had as a child. He felt that others would resonate with the memories and scents.

“In my early years, I grew up in the plains of rural West Texas. I remember the baseball games, the classic small-town barbershop experiences, and being fascinated with tumbleweeds. As I grew into my teens while living in the Kansas City area, some of my favorite memories were camping and going on float trips with friends.” – Buck Wimberly

You can find these candles — and many other great holiday gifts for men — in KC’s new men’s apparel and lifestyle store, ULAH, owned by Buck Wimberly and Joey Mendez.

OUTFIELDER – Whether you practiced out in the field, or sat on the bench to watch your friends play — our combination of fresh cut grass and worn leather will stir up memories of America’s most nostalgic sport.

BARBERSHOP – Leather, cardamom, vanilla, and plum will remind you of sitting in the barber’s chair smelling the scent of tonics and pomades as you were getting a fresh clean cut.

TUMBLEWEED – Notes of sandalwood and grass make this scent reminiscent of the dry westerly winds that often blow tumbleweeds across the plains of Texas, Oklahoma, and Kansas.

PUP TENT – Pine, clove, and wood smoke notes will take you back to those memorable trips with friends and family — gathering around the campfire and telling stories before you slept the night away in the middle of the woods.

FLOAT TRIP – Patchouli, amber, clove, sandalwood, smoke, saffron, whiskey, and hickory combine to stir up memories of floating down the river for hours with friends before heading back to camp.

The Boyhood Collection – ULAH candles created by local maker brand Wood + Wick
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Holiday 2016 Gifts for Him: Master & Dynamic Headphones

This holiday season, don’t underestimate the power of tapping into your guy’s love for both music and tech. ULAH — the new men’s apparel and lifestyle store in Woodside Village at 47th and Rainbow — is a retailer for a coveted brand called Master & Dynamic that caters to both music and tech with a beautiful integration of form and function.

Master & Dynamic creates products who share “a focus on great design, luxury materials, amazing craftsmanship, and uncompromising performance, comfort, and sound”.  Their products are designed for decades of use with the highest quality materials — and they are getting recognized for it. 

Some of ULAH’s favorite features include:

  • 16 hour battery life that could take you from New York to Hong Kong without a recharge
  • An extra jack (in the right ear) allows someone sitting next to you to plug their headphones into yours. Now you can binge watch those missed shows together on the plane without using one of those annoying splitters!
  • Patent pending bluetooth antenna that has 4x the industry standard signal range.
  • All alloy metal and genuine leather construction that is designed to last.

Check out these trending gifts for men the next time you stop into ULAH. These tools will help him “focus, inspire, and transport” his mind. Who wouldn’t want that?

MH40 Wired Headphones in Silver and Brown Leather, by Master & Dynamic
MH40 Wired Headphones in Silver and Brown Leather, by Master & Dynamic
MH40 in Silver and Black Leather, by Master & Dynamic
MH40 Wired Headphones in Silver and Black Leather, by Master & Dynamic
MW60 Wireless Headphones in Silver and Brown Leather, by Master & Dynamic
MW60 Wireless Headphones in Silver and Brown Leather, by Master & Dynamic
MW60 Wireless Headphones in Silver and Black Leather, by Master & Dynamic
MW60 Wireless Headphones in Silver and Black Leather, by Master & Dynamic
ME05 Wired Earbuds in Black and Real Brass by Master & Dynamic
ME05 Wired Earbuds in Black and Real Brass by Master & Dynamic