Based on reports coming out of Sochi, the U.S. Olympic Commitee should be issuing the LifeStraw to every athlete heading to Russia for the Winter Games next month. The LifeStraw Go integrates their advanced purification system into a BPA-free water bottle for safe, clean drinking water from even the sketchiest sources. It filters out 99.9999% of water-borne bacteria & 99.9% of protozoan parasites.
It’s the Swiss Army knife of booze. This one bartending multi-tool features 10 essentials for advanced mixology: Bottle opener, corkscrew, strainer, jigger, 6″ stirrer, 4″ knife, channel knife, Muddler, Reamer, & Zester. Sounds like a party!
Unfortunately there’s no actual alcohol in these Hefeweizen flavored jellybeans from Jelly Belly. But they do taste like beer, so they might help you make it through your little angel’s ballet recital. If you chew slowly.
The only thing lighter than the Vertex campstove is no campstove. It’s made of tempered stainless steel, and packs down smaller than a trailmap, weighing only 1.8 ounces. You still need to bring the fuel, but it’s versatile, using either superlight Esbit fuel tablets or the popular and also puny, Trangia alcohol burner.
Technodrome1 is the name of the Brooklyn-based artist who creates these candy-colored Gicleé prints of celebrities, rappers, and movie characters. From Cookie Monster to your boy Hov, these prints are pure pop.
This portable, wireless storage device from LaCie will keep a hefty 1TB of movies, photos, and files from taking up space on your iPhone, iPad, or Mac, and has a 10-hour battery life. Sync it up and play media all day without cables or an internet connection.
If you really enjoy doing nothing but sitting there swiping at your phone, the Keecker will blow your mind. This thing is a projector that turns any wall into a screen, it’s also a 360º sound & video system, plus you can use it to browse the web, play games, create electronic ambiance; it performs home analytics, works as a nanny cam and so on, & all you do is sit there & swipe.
Here’s a pair of fresh built steeds from the hallowed halls of the Deus garage. Together they’re called Sibling Rivalry; a pair of Honda XR650R enduros transformed into street-ripping cafe bikes. One is called Boodaak & the other goes by Dakdaak, names derived from the motor tone of these tuned-up, one-off customs.
With antique rope acting as a handy handle, these one-of-a-kind handmade dopp kits from Hold Fast designer Matt Swaggart are made with Kodiak oil-tanned cowhide & come in a variety of colors and grain options.
This scrimshaw knife kit takes you back in time to the days of whale hunts and the frontier west when men scribed artful images into whale teeth and buffalo bone. The kit includes a blank bone handled pocket knife, step-by-step instructions, and everything else you need to learn & apply this forgotten art form.