Read The Black Hand Before DiCaprio Makes the Movie at werd.com

Read The Black Hand Before DiCaprio Makes the Movie

The Black Hand tells the gripping true story of the origins of the mafia in America and the brilliant Italian-born detective Joseph Petrosino, the “Italian Sherlock Holmes” who scoured the New York City Underground trying to stop the lawlessness & ultimately gave his life. Paramount Studios has optioned the film rights with plans to star Leonardo DiCaprio.

The Toyota HiLux Tonka Concept is a Real-Life Toy Truck at werd.com

The Toyota HiLux Tonka Concept is a Real-Life Toy Truck

Posted in Rides and Trucks

If only the Toyota HiLux was available in the states. Maybe someday. In the meantime, feast your eyes on the dreamy HiLux Tonka Concept.  Like the ultimate life-size toy truck, this fully-functional overbuilt beast is a lifted, loaded Tonka-truck inspired mix between a rock crawler and a desert racer and if you’re lucky enough to be in Australia this spring, you can see it drive live at events across the country.

Get Off The Wall Sound with the BeoSound Shape Speaker System at werd.com

Get Off The Wall Sound with the BeoSound Shape Speaker System

Posted in Audio & Speakers and Tech

With its modular, wall-mounted design and vast color choices the BeoSound Shape speaker system can be customized to match and elevate any living space. The “shape” itself also acts as an acoustic damper to improve the acoustics of any space. Link up to 44 speakers and stream directly from your phone or tablet via built-in Chromecast, Apple AirPlay and Bluetooth for room-filling, hi-res quality sound.

Jaguar Series 1 E-Type, a Classic Reborn at werd.com

Jaguar Series 1 E-Type, a Classic Reborn

Posted in Exotic and Rides

With the Reborn series, Jaguar Land Rover Classic will offer ultra limited-edition classic Jaguar Series 1 E-Types in small batches, starting with ten 60s-era cars available this year. According to Jag the cars are “expertly sourced and comprehensively restored” using Jaguar Classic parts as well as Jaguar Classic reverse-engineered body panels as needed. When complete, each car will be meticulously finished and fresh as a newborn.

Slip On Into Suede with the Viberg Slipper at werd.com

Slip On Into Suede with the Viberg Slipper

Posted in Shoes and Wear

Viberg is a classic Canadian bootmaker known for the more than 80 years of handcrafting high-quality boots for work and travel. All of that know-how is built into their first-ever slip on. Designed for a comfy, glove-like fit, they’re made of supple suede with a Kip interior lining and an unstructured toe and heel. The sole is leather affixed with Goodyear welt construction. Indoors or out, this is a casual, year-round favorite for your feet.

Traeger Adds App-Driven Control to Their Newest Wood-Fired Grills at werd.com

Traeger Adds App-Driven Control to Their Newest Wood-Fired Grills

Posted in Grill and Host

Whether your plan is to grill, smoke, sear, bake, roast, braise, or BBQ, the Timberline grill is built to deliver consistent temperatures. It’s constructed with a double-wall, commercial-grade stainless interior and features an airtight lid gasket. Its pill-shaped barrel provides enough room for 3-tier grilling, meaning more food cooking simultaneously. The WiFIRE control system gives you the freedom to change temps, set timers, and connect socially all from the Traeger App. Available in 2 sizes.

This Portable Firepit Brings the Heat Without Breaking the Rules at werd.com

This Portable Firepit Brings the Heat Without Breaking the Rules

Posted in Camping and Gear

In most places, making a campfire on the ground will damage topsoil and groundcover, so it’s often illegal. But with the Kamoto Openfire Pit from Primus you can enjoy the warm glow of a wood campfire without doing damage or being labeled an idiot by an angry park ranger. The compact, fold-up design is made of stainless & powder coated steel and offers wind protection. An ashtray underneath leaves the ground unharmed.

A Lifeproof Pant Built For Everyday Adventures at werd.com

A Lifeproof Pant Built For Everyday Adventures

Posted in Pants and Wear

Made of DryFit ripstop nylon with 4-way stretch, the Trailhead Adventure Pant moves freely from the city streets to the mountain trails. They’re waterproof, stain proof, breathable, packable, & durable. They feature a comfy elastic drawstring waist as well as drawstring ankles, for versatility. A funded Kickstarter.

The Fold-Away FJU Desk Saves Space in your Workplace at werd.com

The Fold-Away FJU Desk Saves Space in your Workplace

Posted in Space and Table

Designed for small spaces & multi-purpose work areas, the wall-mounted FJU Desk neatly hides its dual functionality. With an invisible mechanism, it quick transforms from a slim wall storage shelf to a sturdy desk workspace with plenty of room for your laptop, tablet, magazines & more. When you’ve finished the task at hand, simply flip it up & store your items back in the shelf itself. Available in natural or charcoal-dyed oak.

Garmin Forerunner 935: The Brand’s New Flagship Smart Sports Watch at werd.com

Garmin Forerunner 935: The Brand’s New Flagship Smart Sports Watch

Posted in Watches and Wear

Equipped with GPS, a heart rate monitor, altimeter, barometer, and optimized to support Garmin’s whole range of tracking features, the Forerunner 935 is hands down the brand’s best sports smart watch. With the ability to estimate VO2 Max, connect to the Strava app, and deliver detailed training data plus all the Garmin connect functions, it’s got all bases covered.

Here’s That Rooftop Tent You’ve Been Dreaming About at werd.com

Here’s That Rooftop Tent You’ve Been Dreaming About

Posted in Camping and Gear

The Skycamp rooftop tent gives you a comfy, windproof & waterproof shelter with a king-size bed interior that provides enough space for up to 4 adults & 2 kids. A universal mounting system means it will work on most crossbar rack systems & its clamshell design makes for effortless set-up. There’s also a rooftop window for stargazing. Another funded Kickstarter.

Urbanears Releases a Duo of Sharply Designed Wireless Speakers at werd.com

Urbanears Releases a Duo of Sharply Designed Wireless Speakers

Posted in Audio & Speakers and Tech

Combining clean Scandinavian design with versatile functionality & room-filling sound, the Baggen and Stammen from Urbanears let you stream from the cloud or hook up to your turntable; save your favorite playlists as presets, and play solo or link multiple units. Simple tactile knobs control power & volume and to perfectly suit your space, the speakers are available in a variety of colors.