Since 1917, The U.S. Navy has relied on the accuracy and durability of The Chelsea Deck Clock to synchronize its fleets. Now this same clock has been made exclusively for Best Made by Boston’s Chelsea Clock Company. It features a hinged bezel for access to the winding arbor for the clock’s weekly winding.
Precise dimming control & virtually unlimited adjustability make Fade Lamp a solid choice for shedding light on your workstation. The dimmer & color temperature multi-slider control allows light to be precisely set from multiple levels and a temperature range of 2700 to 5600 K. It also offers 120º range of vertical motion & 270º of rotation.
June is a high-tech countertop oven. It has a quad-core NVIDIA K-1 processor, a 1080p HD camera & it’s wi-fi & app connected. All these features make it easier to cook for yourself, as in, the camera watches your Bagel Bites so they don’t burn & sends you an alert when they’ve reached optimal golden-crispyness. Now you’re a chef.
Designer Dror Benshetrit has created a structural support system called QuaDror that uses a simple triangular base to support shelves, tables, and other furnishings. Designed using a 3-D printer, the QuaDror supports pack flat for easy set-up and transport. They’re available in a variety of sizes and materials like bamboo & steel. via
Looking less like something that belongs in the basement and more like the elegant centerpiece for the modern man-cave, the PURE foosball table features a sculptural thermo-formed shell, oak legs and top, and chromed steel players. She might allow it.
Your father-in-law will not care that this Han Solo fridge is officially licensed Star Wars merch, but what does he know? This is a functioning mini-fridge that can hold 18 cans of soda and features good old Han encased in Carbonite, peering out at his dad like, “What’s up, bro?”
Halo is a smart smoke detector that warns you of smoke, fire, & CO2 levels, plus it provides alerts for natural disaster warnings like earthquakes & tornadoes – even when the internet & TV are out. The Halo backup battery lasts 7 days in the event of a power outage.
Made for hot or cold drinks, the design of the Haori Cup brings together two traditional Japanese crafts. The cup is made of Japanese clay, the key ingredient in Hasamiyaki porcelain and wrapped with a bentwood cedar sleeve through a process called Hakata Magemono. The result is a simple, elegant & stackable vessel for your drinks.
This handmade 3-legged stool from Denmark’s Sika-Design is made of Suar wood; a fast-growing sustainable tropical wood used for the strength & good looks of its interlocking grain. Designed for use indoors or out.
Designed in Sweden, Pixelkabinett 42 brings 80 vintage video games into your home hidden in a spouse-approved Ash wood & American walnut pop-top cabinet. Play Space Invaders, Centipede, Asteroids and 77 other games in style and customize your configuration to suit your favorite game titles. Only 50 of these game consoles will be made.
Ikawa is the world’s first digital micro-roaster, a compact countertop unit that allows you to roast your own coffee at home for maximum freshness & flavor. The Ikawa App provides roasting recipes for a variety of beans that the company offers for delivery or use your own beans to create a custom homemade roast. A funded Kickstarter project.
Ecocapsule is a portable, off-grid two-person house that offers solar & wind power generation as well as a design that collects & stores rainwater. Inside there’s a bed, a kitchenette, toilet & shower. The capsule can be dragged, shipped, airlifted or towed into virtually any location you choose.
The Danish designers behind the Nomad Chair—an homage to the classic 19th century Roorkhee safari chair—are working toward a sustainable model for furniture making. In creating this chair they use fast-growing Moso bamboo farmed using no chemicals, pesticides, or herbicides. It sets up and breaks down easily for transport & features high quality construction & components that will last a lifetime.
The Bruno smart trashcan has a built-in vacuum, making it easier to clean up the kitchen. Instead of bending over with your dustpan, simply sweep your mess into the “suction slot” at the trashcan’s base where it will be vacuumed up & deposited into the trash bag. The rechargeable battery lasts for up to 30 days on a charge.