Author Robert Penn traveled all across America meeting with craftsmen and woodworkers to explore traditional woodcraft & even ancient techniques for working with Ash, a universal and ubiquitous material for everything from ax handles to canoe paddles to baseball bats & beyond.
In this new memoir, Nike founder and CEO Phil Knight shares the inside story of the $30 billion-dollar global mega-brand he created with a $50 loan from his dad. For the first time ever, the enigmatic Knight shares his story, covering the company’s early days as an intrepid start-up and its evolution into one of the world’s most iconic brands.
Made with the highest quality materials, like hand-forged metals & locally-sourced wood from the Pacific Northwest, the made-to-order Sommi Credenza is the perfect wine cellar choice for a small space with a unique design that stores over 70 of your most treasured wines. Don’t let the rustic look fool you, temperature & humidity are controlled by a whisper-quiet CellarPro 1800XT cooling system with digital display.
Yes, it is. There’s a working 4X5” camera within this pop-up book. The book explains and actively demonstrates how a structure as humble as a folded piece of paper can tap into the intrinsic properties of light to produce a photograph. It also includes a lightproof bag, 5 sheets of photo-paper “film”, & developing instructions.
Just because you’re making dinner outdoors doesn’t mean you have to cook like a caveman. The Campfire Range from Sweden’s Primus is a collection of complete camp cook stoves made for the wilderness gourmet. The collection includes 3 different 2-burner gas stoves plus stainless pots & pans, cooking utensils, cutlery, plates & pint glasses.
Never again will you have to suffer the high-pitched 3 a.m. chirps of your smoke alarm with the dying battery. With the Roost 9-volt smart battery & app you get low battery alerts directly to your phone, automatic emergency alerts to your family & friends, and alarm notifications when you’re away.
Real clean design. And it doesn’t just look good; it smells good, too. That’s because the Gym Duffel from Bay Area-based bag maker Aer, features plenty of ventilation—big mesh pockets for your swampy workout gear as well as another mesh compartment for your shoes (up to size 13). The 32-liter duffel also features a separate zone for your clean clothes as well as durable YKK zippers.
The Starry Station router works with your existing internet service, including cable, fiber, and DSL and its simple, color display gives you real-time info on the health of the connection for all your devices. Linked with a phone app, it also enables remote troubleshooting and the ability to set/monitor parental controls, device activity, and more.
When we think of 80’s pop icons The Eurythmics, a vision of the strange, red-haired Annie Lennox springs to mind but the brains & braun behind the platinum hit churning group was her partner, the legendary Dave Stewart, a prolific musician, songwriter, and producer. His new memoir chronicles his drug-fueled success, the group as well as the chart-topping tracks he created with artists like Mick Jagger, Tom Petty, & No Doubt.
That frosty pint will stay a bit cooler—and look a bit cooler too—without your hot hands wrapped around it. Slide on a handmade leather Pint Sleeve from Hide & Drink, and turn any standard pint glass into a mug.