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PlansMatter Brings Design-Savvy Travelers To Unforgettable Places at werd.com

PlansMatter Brings Design-Savvy Travelers To Unforgettable Places

Posted in Space

Created by a pair of architects from the midwest, PlansMatter is a platform for fans of design and architecture that offers unique travel experiences where guests stay in stylish, modernist homes. Like Airbnb but in well-appointed modern spaces from chic urban centers to the remote wilderness. They currently offer properties on 5 continents, including a Frank Lloyd Wright-designed home in Wisconsin.

Samsung Introduces Star Wars POWERBot Smart Vacuums at werd.com

Samsung Introduces Star Wars POWERBot Smart Vacuums

Posted in Gadgets and Space and Tech

The limited-edition Star Wars POWERbot smart vacuum cleaners will clean your floors with 20X more suction power than Samsung’s previous vac-bot models and even get the edges & hard to reach corners with app-controlled ease and the accuracy of Visionary Mapping that uses an onboard digital camera and 9 smart sensors. It detects the surface type & adjusts accordingly for a perfect job every time. And on top of all that, it makes familiar Star Wars sounds like Darth’s breathing & light saber noises when you adjust controls. Choose Darth Vader or Stormtrooper.

Here’s a Multi Tool for your Kitchen at werd.com

Here’s a Multi Tool for your Kitchen

Posted in Gear and Kitchen and Space

Like a Swiss Army Knife for the gourmet chef, the Kitchen Multi Tool gives you 12 crucial stainless steel kitchen tools in one compact, space-saving device: cheese grater, stirring spoon, carving fork, channel knife, serrated knife, paring knife, zester, peeler, garlic crusher, corkscrew, can opener & a bottle opener.

Ring Introduces the Protect Home Security System at werd.com

Ring Introduces the Protect Home Security System

Posted in Gadgets and Space and Tech

With the success of their original video doorbell, Ring went all in to develop a connected & comprehensive home security system. It’s called Protect and includes a base station, keypad, and contact sensors for doors & windows, plus an infrared motion detector to cover all areas of your home. In addition to the hardware, a $100/year subscription fee covers 24/7 monitoring, support, and all video storage. Available for pre-order now.

Breville Introduces Oracle Touch, a Foolproof Home Espresso Machine at werd.com

Breville Introduces Oracle Touch, a Foolproof Home Espresso Machine

Posted in Kitchen and Space

Breville’s Oracle Touch is designed to deliver the ultimate home espresso. It features a color touchscreen that lets you swipe and select to create barista-style favorites with just a touch. It can turn even amateur enthusiasts into pros by simplifying two of the trickiest aspects of cafe-quality espresso drinks: dosing and steaming. Its automatic grinding, tamping and dosing ensure perfect flavor and hands-free steaming delivers silky smooth foam every time.

Poritz & Studio’s Tambour Desk is a Modern Classic at werd.com

Poritz & Studio’s Tambour Desk is a Modern Classic

Posted in Space and Table

Some people still sit at their desks. If you’re one of those, the Tambour desk from Brooklyn-based Poritz & Studio seems like a great place to sit down and handle biz. Constructed entirely of walnut, it combines the elegance of classic curves with modern styling, including a horizontal sliding panel that wraps around a corner to reveals 3 storage drawers. Available in custom sizes, configurations, and finishes. Made to order in the USA.

This Octopod is a Clock, Obviously at werd.com

This Octopod is a Clock, Obviously

Posted in Decor and Space

Inspired by cephalopods, marine chronometers and The Abyss, the Octopod is the brainchild of radical Swiss designers at MB&F and built by the master craftsmen at L’Epée 1839. It’s an 8-legged 8-day clock that displays hours and minutes inside its spherical transparent glass head. Powered by a hand-winding L’Epée movement, it’s constructed from stainless steel, nickel and palladium plated brass.

Teamosa Gives You More Of What You Drink Tea For at werd.com

Teamosa Gives You More Of What You Drink Tea For

Posted in Kitchen and Space

Teamosa is an automated tea brewing machine that uses ultrasonic extraction to retain up to 20% more antioxidants than traditionally brewed tea. It features simple one-button operation backed by precision temperature & time control, cloud-based app control, and auto clean. It can brew loose-leaf teas as well as Teamosa’s variety of paper capsule tea types: white, green, yellow, oolong, black, and pu-erh. A funded Kickstarter.

Nest Introduces a Secure Alarm System at werd.com

Nest Introduces a Secure Alarm System

Posted in Gadgets and Space and Tech

Adding to its suite of smart home security products, Nest is now introducing an alarm system that includes a Guard control system and Detect Sensors—placed on doors and windows—as well as Tag keychains that arm/disarm the security hub. The system links seamlessly with the new Nest Cam Outdoor, Hello video doorbell, and other products to deliver comprehensive home security.

Pendleton Teams Up With Gus* Modern on a Cool Collection of Chairs at werd.com

Pendleton Teams Up With Gus* Modern on a Cool Collection of Chairs

Posted in Seating and Space

Toronto-based furniture maker Gus* Modern has teamed up with the iconic Pendleton brand for a limited-edition collection of chairs that feature their signature jacquard wool patterns on premium, mid-century themed seating. The Elk Chair, Halifax Chair, and GT Rocker, each with a unique design and Pendleton pattern are available now from Pendleton’s Canada webstore.

The Grovemade Desk Shelf System Gets Your Workstation In Order at werd.com

The Grovemade Desk Shelf System Gets Your Workstation In Order

Posted in Gear and Space and Table and Work

By creating a space for everything, the Grovemade Desk Shelf system is designed for effortless organization, allowing rapid, seamless transitions between digital and analog devices. Keyboard, pencil, mouse, notebook, phone. Whatever instrument you reach for, this simple suite of desktop essentials has your needs in mind. It includes a walnut shelf for your display, a wool felt pad for your keyboard & mouse, a collapsible laptop lift, and a desk tray for small accessories.

The Dude Designed This Spatula at werd.com

The Dude Designed This Spatula

Posted in Kitchen and Space

The No Kid Hungry Tools for Change campaign brings celebrity art to cool kitchen utensils, like this Silicone Spatula featuring the art of Jeff “Lebowski” Bridges, with a 30% portion of the proceeds going to fight childhood hunger in America. The Bridges spatula is made of BPA-free silicone that resists heat up to 600º and features a paintbrush-style beechwood handle.

This Scratch-Off Chart Tracks Your Viewing of 100 Essential Movies at werd.com

This Scratch-Off Chart Tracks Your Viewing of 100 Essential Movies

Posted in Decor and Space

Why play Netflix roulette on movie night when you could check off another cinema classic with this scratch-off chart of 100 essential films? This poster is a visual list of must-see movies from Citizen Kane to Silence of the Lambs to 12 Years A Slave and beyond. Each square of silver foil features a mini movie poster and when you scratch it off, a detail from the story is revealed. The print measures 18” X 24.”