Sun Country’s smooth-rolling travel bags make it easier to get your ski &/or snowboard gear through baggage claim and it’ll be safer in transit. The integrated retractable leg system carries 100% of the weight of the bag. The ballistic nylon bags hold 2 boards or 2 pairs of skis as well as boots, poles & other cold-weather gear.
The all-season Adventure Mat takes the mud foot out of changing in & out of footwear & gear when you’re off on a mission. It’s got a simple, one-hand fold-up/fold-out design that gives you a 3’ square surface for changing on. It’s got a grippy surface & stores compact & flat.
With IPX waterproof ratings and impact-resistant designs, Skullcandy’s Barricade bluetooth wireless speakers deliver rugged, weatherproof durability & easy portability. 3 sizes are offered, the palm-size Mini, the larger 4.6-inch Barricade with 8-hour battery & the XL, a 6.8-inch speaker with a 10-hour battery. All feature integrated touch controls, AUX ports, & speaker phone function.
Made of an aerospace composite material, the Talon is a lightweight, 17-function EDC multi-tool. Tools include a ruler, box cutter, bottle opener, 5-15mm wrenches & interchangeable hex socket tools. A funded Kickstarter.
Save some space in that drawer full of kitchen doodads with Polygons. It’s an origami-like measuring spoon that lays flat and folds to 4 different sizes to fit your cooking and baking needs. Easy to store, easy to clean, works as a spreader. 2 sizes available: TSP with ¼, ½ , ¾, & 1 or TBSP with ½, 1, 1 ½, 2. A funded Kickstarter.
The latest addition to the Assouline Ultimate Collection series, The Impossible Collection Of Wine was assembled with the expertise of Enrico Bernardo, the world’s best sommelier. In it, Bernardo imagines the perfect cellar filled with the most exceptional wines of the twentieth century by balancing the virtues of rarity, terroir, taste, and historical mystique. With over 150 illustrations, this hardcover comes in a limited edition wooden crate.
If you’ve got cold drinks & loud music, good times are guaranteed. Alpine combined the two in their new entertainment system. And just in time for tailgate season. It’s a 14-gallon cooler equipped with a waterproof 180-watt speaker. A 16-foot cable is included, allowing you to connect it to your vehicle battery for power.
When you’re trying to break corroded, rusted, nasty, & gnarly nuts & bolts free from their seized-up state, leverage is what you need. Craftsman’s Extreme Grip Breaker Wrench gives you that. Its serrated jaws operate on a smooth-change slip joint to fit 3/8″ – 1 3/4″ hex fasteners. The long, dual-material handle delivers loads of leverage.
Designed in partnership with Apple, Nintendo’s new Switch game system is a tablet-like portable console that features a hi-def 7-inch screen. The controllers are called JoyCons; they’re removable mini remotes that slide off & onto the console. Switch uses SD card size game cartridges. Few other technical details are currently available. Ships in March 2017.
Unemployable is a photo-driven history of 3 Australian brothers —Stephen, Peter, and Matt Hill—who built one of the world’s biggest surf, skate, & streetwear brands: Globe International. This book follows the bros from their early beginnings as outcast skaters in the 70s through decades of infamous industry parties, tours, movies, & competitions to promote the surf, skate, & fashion scene that fueled their passions.