• Holiday Gift Guide 2017

    Holiday Gift Guide 2017

    Stuck trying to think of a gift for that special someone this year Don't worry too much because we've got you covered. This year we've compiled a list of some of our favorite items for both him and her from our office favorites.    Outerknown Board Shorts  $65  Shorts made from organic cotton, who would have thought it? Well at Outerknown they've done it. These stylish and colorful board shorts made from organic cotton bring the wearer ultimate comfort for the summer months.   Proof Eyewear Pocket Knife $25  What even is a gift guide without a knife on it? Well, we don't want to...

  • Proof Frontier Project: Thomas Higham

    Proof Frontier Project: Thomas Higham

    Iceland by @TomKatt  Let me start out by saying, Iceland literally exceeded all my expectations in every category. Shop: Sawtooth Tortoise   We arrived in Reykjavik and the first thing we did was rent a car. A lot of travelers use the bus system / tour guides, but we had been advised that having your own car is a MUST when exploring Iceland.  Our first Airbnb was in Southern Iceland near Selfoss. It was this tiny little home out in the middle of nowhere, surrounded by sheep and miles of beautiful Icelandic views. Jet Lag is definitely real when visiting...

  • The Do Good Program: A Letter

    The Do Good Program: A Letter

    “The destiny of world civilization depends upon providing a decent standard of living for all mankind.” - Norman Borlaug     Dear Reader, Each year we attend at least one international trip in partnership with HELP International to work on humanitarian projects. This effort is the cornerstone of our Do Good Program, and thanks to you, we’re able to continue this program through the proceeds of every sale. As this year’s Do Good trip in Nepal nears, we want to participate in a conversation that has become increasingly prevalent: “voluntourism”. Voluntourism is a term referring to a form of tourism...

  • 4 DIY Wood Repurposing Projects

    4 DIY Wood Repurposing Projects

    DIY Wood Repurposing Projects   Are you wondering what to do with that pile of wood sitting in your backyard? Are you the modern DIY-er looking for a good Christmas gift idea? Is your Pinterest "Home" board a little overwhelming?  If you've answered yes to any of these questions, continue reading.  The team at Proof did the dirty work of sifting through the copious ideas out there about how to re-purpose wood and put together a list of our top four favorites.    #1 Wooden Mirror Frames These amazingly simple frames can come together in just a few steps. Original post...

  • 5 Last Minute Costume Ideas

    5 Last Minute Costume Ideas

    Uh oh. You procrastinated your costume for Halloween. Don't fret -here's 5 easy to recognize, quick DIY costumes for trick or treating or tonight's parties! 1950's Retro: Sling on a neck scarf and a flower in your hair, and you're ready to cha cha. Shop McCall. Terminator: "I'LL BE BACK... in 15 minutes, because I just need a black jacket and pants to get ready!" Shop Butte. Tech Nerd: Just button up, add a tie, bonus points if you have a pocket protector!Shop Leroy. Harry Potter: Stupefy your friends with how quickly you throw this together! (Tie, button up and long black jacket.) Shop Iona....