Archive for March, 2018

Danner Drops the Mountain 600 EnduroWeave Hiker at werd.com

Danner Drops the Mountain 600 EnduroWeave Hiker

Posted in Boots and Wear

The Mountain 600 EnduroWeave takes a Danner classic and makes it lighter & more breathable than ever. The upper is constructed with tough & durable EnduroWeave, a lightweight, tightly woven textile that has been carbon washed for added abrasion resistance. This upper sits on a Vibram SPE midsole and Fuga outsole with Megagrip, giving it all the style & performance of the brand’s best-selling heritage hiker, in a lighter package.

Take Wireless Charging On The Road With This Stand from Nomad at werd.com

Take Wireless Charging On The Road With This Stand from Nomad

Posted in Gear

Designed for iPhone X, 8, & 8 Plus,  the Wireless Travel Stand is wrapped with premium Horween leather for a rugged yet refined look and provides convenient wireless charging either laying flat or standing upright on its retractable aluminum kickstand. The rubber base makes it extra stable so your charger will stay put & the stand comes with a 1.3-meter cable for your standard 110-240V wall-plug power source.

Marshall Introduces Its First Noise Cancelling Headphones at werd.com

Marshall Introduces Its First Noise Cancelling Headphones

Posted in Audio & Speakers and Tech

The ever-expanding line of audio gear from Marshall now includes the brand’s first noise cancelling headphones: the MID A.N.C. This over-ear design features custom tuned drivers that perfectly balance clarity with just the right amount of bass. Bluetooth aptX delivers a flawless wireless signal, and battery life runs 20-hours on active noise-cancelling mode & up to 30-hours of wireless playback without A.N.C.

Lincoln’s All-New SUV: The 2019 Aviator at werd.com

Lincoln’s All-New SUV: The 2019 Aviator

Posted in Cars and Rides

For 2019, Lincoln is launching an all-new SUV. The Aviator is slightly smaller than the Navigator, but offers 3-row seating, optional plug-in Hybrid powertrain, and “Phone as a Key” technology, allowing users to lock/unlock and fully operate the vehicle without a key. Safety features are stacked: auto emergency braking with pedestrian detection, blind spot info, cross-traffic alert, lane keeping assist, a reverse camera, and auto high-beams.

Halospheres is a Mesmerizing Desktop Toy at werd.com

Halospheres is a Mesmerizing Desktop Toy

Posted in Gear

Even with the most interesting work, your concentration eventually cracks. When it does, something like Halospheres is a great diversion. It’s an extreme velocity desktop toy that generates a vortex of kinetic light effects. It consists of a pair of gold-plated spheres that you flick into motion & then blow on through a pipe, causing them to begin spinning—soon they’ll reach at over 3600 RPM, brings lightning-fast speeds and mesmerizing halos to your fingertips, driven by just the power of your lungs. A funded Kickstarter.

This Anamorphic Lens Kit from Moment Turns Your Phone Into a Cinema Camera at werd.com

This Anamorphic Lens Kit from Moment Turns Your Phone Into a Cinema Camera

Posted in Photography and Tech

Designed to work with iPhone, Pixel & Galaxy devices, the Anamorphic Lens will give you Hollywood-style results when filming with your phone. It brings the cinematic look and character of 2:40:1 Cinemascope as well as horizontal flares and a widescreen, letterboxed look to your mobile videos. The system also includes a universal stabilizing gimbal and battery phone case that will make your phone as powerful & versatile as your big camera. A funded Kickstarter.

World’s Most Expensive SUV: The Karlmann King at werd.com

World’s Most Expensive SUV: The Karlmann King

Posted in Exotic and Rides

Designed in China and built by a team of 1,800 people in Europe, the Karlmann King is the world’s most insane/expensive SUV. It’s constructed of carbon fiber and steel and rides on a Ford F-550 platform. It’s powered by a 400 HP V-10 motor and all sorts of ridiculous luxury options are available including a “night sky” interior ceiling that simulates the stars with LED lighting. Want it bulletproofed? No problem. There’s also Hi-Fi sound, ultra HD 4K TV, a private safe box and a built-in fridge & coffee maker.

Quiksilver & PacSafe Collaborate On a Pair Of Theft-Proof Packs at werd.com

Quiksilver & PacSafe Collaborate On a Pair Of Theft-Proof Packs

Posted in Bags and Gear

PacSafe, makers of anti-theft bags and backpacks has teamed up with OG surf brand Quiksilver on 2 packs that combine adventure-worthy design with PacSafe’s proven security technologies, like: RFIDsafe blocking & eXomesh Slashguard materials, the PopNlock security clip, and their Carrysafe Slashguard Strap with Dyneema. Choose from the 25- or 40-liter pack.

Knot-a-Hitch Keeps Your Canine At The Campsite at werd.com

Knot-a-Hitch Keeps Your Canine At The Campsite

Posted in Gear and Pets

You’ve got all the trick gear you need for comfortable camping, shouldn’t the family dog? Start with Knot-a-Hitch, the campsite dog hitching system that uses climbing-inspired components and hardware that allows your dog to roam at camp while remaining on leash. The system includes a strong, kernmantle rope that can be set up between two trees or secured to a single post using Ruffwear-designed hardware and an easy-to-use tensioning system. The leash is 36-feet long and the whole system stores in a convenient stow pouch.

IKEA Partners with Designer Chris Stamp on Streetwear-Focused Collection at werd.com

IKEA Partners with Designer Chris Stamp on Streetwear-Focused Collection

Posted in Decor and Space

Global home furnishing giant IKEA has teamed up with U.S. streetwear designer Chris Stamp to create Spänst, a unique line of products that celebrate streetwear & style by allowing you to display and store your favorite sneakers & other items as the beloved treasures they are. The collection includes an array of design-focused cases, racks, and displays and will be available May 2018.

This Camp Chair Really Rocks at werd.com

This Camp Chair Really Rocks

Posted in Camping and Gear

For camping, tailgating & all sorts of leisurely loafing, The RoadTrip Rocker is a full-size, fold-up camp chair that features patented Spring Action Rocking Technology for smooth rocking while you enjoy your time in the outdoors. Other features include a beverage holster, duh, plus padded armrests, a mesh back and included carry bag.

Own A Piece Of <i>Mad Men</i> Memorabilia at werd.com

Own A Piece Of Mad Men Memorabilia

Posted in Gear

Fans of Mad Men can go full-on fanatic now that ScreenBid auction house launched its Mad Men prop auction. You can bid on all sorts of items, from Don’s convertible Chrysler to Peggy’s old couch to a wide array of set pieces from the offices of Sterling-Cooper-Draper-Pryce—250 items in total, but based on the show’s popularity it’s gonna go fast.

Nanopresso Means Hot, High-Quality Espresso Anywhere, Anytime at werd.com

Nanopresso Means Hot, High-Quality Espresso Anywhere, Anytime

Posted in Gear

The portable, pocketable Nanopresso is a self-contained espresso machine you can take with you anywhere. Built around a newly patented pumping system, it’s capable of reaching, with the help of your hands, a maximum of 18 bars (261 PSI) of stable pressure during extraction for unparalleled coffee quality. (That’s more pressure than most home espresso machines) At just 6-inches long, it needs no power source, holds 2.7 ounces of water, & has an easy to clean filter system.

Wage Office Warfare with a Mini Crossbow at werd.com

Wage Office Warfare with a Mini Crossbow

Posted in Gear

Even though they’re small and effectively harmless, the mini EDC Crossbows from Uncommon Carry are fully functional & well-built toy weapons. They’re handmade in sturdy stainless steel and shoot small projectiles like Q-tips, toothpicks & wooden matches 15-25 meters. And additional ammo can be stored in the chamber. Choose from 4 different styles.