Homebrewing means beer, usually. But if you’re a non-drinker or just want to make your own batch of healthy, probiotic tea, Kombucha Brooklyn offers complete kits for making your own. If you’ve never tried Kombucha, try some before buying the kit, it’s definitely an acquired taste.
The golden glow of nostalgia for the supposedly simpler days of the 50s & 60s has led to a revival of the era all across pop culture. Taschen books is now releasing a collection of print advertisements from this period. You might be surprised how easy it was for those scotch-sipping, cig smoking chauvinist ad men to market to your parents.
Autodromo creates Swiss-Made watches inspired by auto racing. That explains why instead of numbers like one through twelve, these analog timepieces look more like speedometers and tachometers. This way you’ll know exactly when it’s time to peel out.
In dark, greasy garages around the world a small but loyal cult has grown up around a lowly, out-moded Chinese motorcycle called the Chang Jiang 750. And Beijing-based wrench-spinners Bandit 9 are now doing some sweet, bare bones CJ 750s. The Magnus has key upgrades to braking and suspension plus a custom tank and other hand-fabbed bits. Do you need one? Just e-mail the dudes. Source
If you haven’t read the classics by now, you probably never will. But then again … If classics from Shakespeare, Conrad, and Dostoevsky & others are hanging there on the wall, you just might. Spineless Classics makes posters with the full-text of classic books for your viewing/reading enjoyment.
The iPhone cases from Magpul are tough. Maybe because Magpul developed products for reloading rifles fast & easily in battle. Built tough enough for military action means your little phone will be just fine while you battle traffic and weak wi-fi signals.
We’re sorry for ruining your holiday gift giving experience. We didn’t mean to. It’s just that we didn’t discover these next-level, brain-melting slot car tracks from Slot Mods until today. Encased in the classic full-scale body of the RCR 917 driven to victory at the 1971 12 Hours of Sebring, the press of a button reveals a 1/32 scale slot car track hidden inside.
The neighborhood surrounding Jim Morrison’s West Hollywood apartment has changed a bit since The Doors’ frontman lived there back in the 60s. You might have a harder time finding your own “L.A. Woman” but you can rent the rockstar’s apartment for only two-hundred bucks per night and it’s right off Sunset Strip.