In most cases, working a squeeb corpo job means, sadly, that you have to dress like one of them. But if you’re one of the lucky ones and you don’t, this pinstriped Executive Hoodie is a great option for rebelling against the often stifling squeebery of the standard workplace wardrobe – Mark Zuckerberg style.
Rocco Malatesta is graphic artist based in Berlin, a city that has inspired artists ranging from Berthold Brecht to Bowie. Malatesta has created a limited-edition series of film posters of Hollywood classics featuring colorful, high contrast graphics.
If you wrote off adventure-celebrity Bear Grylls, star of Man vs. Wild as just another TV-phony because once the cameras were off he slept in hotels and ate like a king while pretending to be roughing it in the wilderness, you’re not alone. But there’s obviously more to this guy’s story otherwise this book wouldn’t be a best-seller.
What can you do with half a million dollars? Well, in NYC you can buy a shabby 800sq.-foot apartment, or if you’re like Newt, you spend it on jewels for the ex. A third, much better alternative would be to drop your cash on something cool like the GT4, the world’s most efficient, high performance plug-in electric hybrid aircraft. It’s got a carbon fiber body and can take off and cruise using only batteries. Time to fly. Source
At least one new camera comes on the market every single day, all year, every year. Or maybe it just seems that way. But how do you know which one to get? Well, in the case of the Samsung NX1000, the 20.3 MP optical sensor, 8 FPS shutter burst and direct-wifi image sharing all make a strong case for choosing this one.
Occasionally you have to put your phone down and get to work. And if you put it down on the Milo Stand you’ll be able to see the display, video conference, watch the game, whatever you do on that thing. The stand uses a simple suction cup to hold your phone in place. Comes in black or white, just like the iPhone.
If you’re in the throes of your “new age naturalist” phase but a backyard flock of chickens is just too much for you, beekeeping is a great alternative. Williams-Sonoma offers a complete backyard starter kit that includes the hive and all the essential tools to get you going.
What you saw this week on facebook hardly qualifies as fodder for stimulating conversation in a real social setting. Before your next dinner party, happy hour, or weekend get-together, try reading something worth talking about. Whiskey? Gin? The little hardcover books that comprise the Edible Series explore the history and the minutiae of human consumption. Read up & you’ll be spitting facts.
Have trouble getting relaxed? Maybe you should pour a stiff one and ease yourself into a hammock in the backyard. You’ll be amazed at what happens. Yellow Leaf makes durable, colorful, sustainably crafted hammocks in a whole range of sizes and colors. When you’re ready to just hang out, this is what you need. Source
If you’re going to do decadence, you may as well go all in. Twice The Vice makes chocolates with real booze. Choose from their intoxicating “top shelf spirits,” “single malts” and “classic cocktails” collections.