If you run out of impressive things to talk about, you can say it’s a souvenir from the plane crash you survived. It does look pretty real. With the polished aluminum patchwork, exposed screwheads and a fat 78” width, it’s nearly true to scale. This time, your tall tale might actually fly.
You like bikes. Cafés, chops, street trackers, customs … they’re all good. Bike EXIF is the place you’ll find your daily dose of cycle culture and 2-wheeled perversion. They’ve made a great calendar of the year’s best bikes. Sorry, there are no bikini-clad vixens, but there are also no OC Choppers. It’s a fair trade if you ask us. Just this once.
A fusion of minimalist refinement and structural precision gives British designer, Miranda Watkins’, creations a look of distinction. Her “Martini” travel cocktail set, commissioned for a Wallpaper Magazine exhibition, combines pewter & cork in an elegant outcome.
Even if you agree that neither Jay Leno or Conan O’Brien are even the least bit funny, you might still get a kick out of this exposé chronicling the battle between the two late night goofs. This book by TV expert, Bill Carter, reveals the mysterious backstory of television politics & pop-cultural chaos that unfolded when network bosses tried to change the schedule …
You’ve likely seen a Rimowa aluminum suitcase rolling gracefully through a foreign airport pulled along behind a well-dressed businessman with impossibly pointy shoes. The German luggage maker has been refining this timeless, all-aluminum design since it was first offered in the 1950s. Rimowa cases are offered in a variety of sizes and will always compliment your attire; maybe even your shoes.
It’s going to take quite a few more system upgrades before your phone is smart enough to match the features of the POCO. This 14.6 megapixel video and still camera in a magnesium case is the size of a credit card and records 1080p video at 60fps, has auto focus, super macro, image stabilization, face recognition, and manual controls. Enough to make your smart phone feel kinda stupid, actually.
This solar charging station is portable and built to last for 10 years charging iPods, iPhones, PSPs, and DS’s—almost any USB device. The Detroit-based design team has created a unique power source that allows you to directly angle the panel toward the sun, plug in and with two internal AA rechargeables, let you power up even after the sun goes down. Solar Vox is currently in the funding stage, using crowd-sourcing on Kickstarter.com.
Does your dog think he’s human? That’s actually a deep philosophical question – even for a dog as smart as yours. So why not give your four-legged friend a place to ponder. A place like the plush interior of a Helmutt house, where he can really curl up & think about this and other canine conundrums, like how to carry a football in his mouth.
Two things grow really well in Jamaica. Bob Marley knew about both. The sacrament of the Rastafari is well known, the other not so much. But Bob’s son, Rohan Marley has been developing a rich, organic coffee bean grown high in Jamaica’s Blue Mountains as one of the many gourmet blends offered by the family brand. Sustainable farming practices and ethical sourcing make Marley coffees taste even sweeter.
Just like Filson’s legendary wool hunting coats, their duffle bags are heavy, durable and feature timeless details. It’s all about function with a touch of class, like, brass zippers and full-grain bridle leather handles. This sturdy bag is perfectly suited for a weekend car trip or the first class cabin.