The SkyFloat adventure chair is half hammock half aerial lounger. It sets up simply to hang from a single point wherever you want to chill and it packs down into a stuff sack for easy portability, weighing just 2 pounds.
With 2,321 pieces, the Lego Ideas Votron set is the brand’s biggest mech-based set ever. Based on a concept from LEGO Ideas crowdsourcing platform, it celebrates the animated 80s cult classic Voltron series; the set consists of 5 lions that can be assembled together into a 15-inch tall mecha Voltron. Available August 1 in the Lego webstore or at Comic-Con.
In case you haven’t noticed, we’re living in the Golden Age of the cooler. The latest cool cooler we discovered is the military-grade American made Speedbox, a modular, stackable cooler designed for heavy hauling & far-flung adventures. Available in several sizes, they feature indestructible bodies, never-fail handles, and two oversized wheels. They’re designed to be palletized, so they stack together neatly. Also: lockable, wind / waterproof and shatter resistant, the 70-liter model is capable of holding 300 lbs.
The Wingman knife from HEA is a wharncliffe folder featuring a 3.5-inch S35vn steel blade ground six times, hidden hardware with a full-length milled spacer, 3D milled wrapped handles made of aircraft grade titanium. The clip & hardware are also Ti. Available in a variety of colorways.
Perfectly sized for a 3-4 days worth of getaway gear, the Canvas Weekender from J.W. Hulme Co. is made of the brand’s signature Heritage Canvas—durable, water repellent, and easy to spot clean. The bag features heavyweight cotton webbing handles finished with leather handle trim and a detachable shoulder strap. Made in America.
The credit card size SmartRuler fits right in your wallet, so you’ll always have a sweet little measuring device & multi-tool on hand. It’s an inch & metric ruler, protractor, smartphone stand, bottle opener, has circle templates, thickness gauge, plumb bob, hex bit driver, L square and lots more. Available in aluminum, 420c stainless and titanium and in 3 different colors. A funded Kickstarter.
The handcrafted Cash wallet from London-based Wingback is simple and functional. Stylish without excess. It holds 4-6 cards and up to 20 notes, and is secured with an elegantly machined fastener cut from a solid block of brass or stainless steel. Choose from a variety of leathers tones and designs to suit your taste.
Constructed of ultralight & resilient high-tech fabrics, the 15-liter Fast Scout Pack Special Edition from S.F.-based Triple Aught Design, is built to be virtually indestructible & tactically superior. It’s got a full clam shell design, modular accessories to increase payload, and a long list of premium features.
Partnering with design-driven cycling brand Rapha, Apple has created a line of water-resistant tech accessories highlighted by Rapha’s signature style and Italian fabrications. The collection of sleeves, zippered bags & pouches will be available exclusively through apple.com and select Apple stores.
With the Pure Genius Classic Assembly Puzzle, the objective seems simple enough: disassemble and then reassemble the over-sized wooden pieces that make up this pointy, matrix-shaped puzzle. Thinking “that’s easy” will be your first mistake but certainly not your last, so good luck. It is made of eco-friendly, environmentally sound monkey pod wood.
British Columbia-based super-tech outdoor apparel & gear maker Arc’Teryx has introduced a new rolling duffle that is lightweight and heavy-duty with a look all its own. It features a unique external frame design, to haul more gear without blowing past airline weight restrictions. The frame is 6061 T6 hard anodized aluminum, the seams are taped for weather resistance, & it rolls on oversized nylon wheels. Capacity: 80 or 110 liters.
Based on an existing bike in their lineup, Indian’s latest offering is the flat-track inspired FTR 1200, due out in 2019. This is not another upright cruiser with mild tracker styling, this is a legit, production model flat track bike like the one’s Team Indian has been dominating on for the last 2 seasons. It’s powered by an American-made V-Twin, the same 69 cubic-inch powerplant used in the current Scout.
With a design inspired by the lifesaving roll cages used in racing cars, the construction of The Savage Bike Bag from Douchebags is centered around the patented Db Roll Cage, ensuring that your bike is locked in & protected from every angle, making it easier and less stressful to travel with your beloved ride.
The Tacklife ELY02 is an electric-arc lighter powered by a USB-rechargeable lithium-ion battery that gives you 300 lights before it needs a charge. It creates no spark or smell, is splash-proof and windproof, and has a flexible 360º neck for consistent lighting at any angle.
Designed by David Gandy for Aspinal of London, the Aerodrome Briefcase is classic silhouette highlighted by rich details. Military inspiration is evident in the replica Spitfire Mk1 firing button / metal lock closure, giving a respectful nod to WWII airmen. The bag is hand-crafted from Italian calf leather featuring contrast stitching and a fabric-lined interior. It is large enough to tote an iPad Air 9.6 or a 13-inch MacBook Air, as well as all your other workday essentials.