Pendleton wool blankets are a throwback to America’s frontier days. A time when women chewed tobacco and buffalo still roamed. In those days, America’s treasures weren’t bank securities, they were its land. Places like Glacier National Park, called the crown of the continent, were set aside for national pride & preservation. As Glacier approaches its 100-year Anniversary, Pendleton keeps tradition alive with a classic, commemorative wool blanket. And yes, it’s American made.
Whether you’re a bachelor on a steady diet of takeout or a healthy husband who eats all the veggies the wife slides your way, you should know about Tony’s. If you’ll eat anything as long as it’s spicy, this classic mix of Creole/Cajun spice will put a snap in your carrots and anything else that comes across your dinner table: chicken, fish, soup, whatever. Spice it up.
We all know what kind of ammo you really need for the big hunting trip and it isn’t buckshot. When you head off into the wild with the boys, you want to pack heat. Bring the ammo crate packed with six stainless steel Shot Shells and you’ll be sure to catch what you came for. The sturdy, foam-lined Pelican case carries your arsenal safe & stealth, until you’re ready to brandish arms and shoot.
This unique chair combines two key elements of Norwegian style. The smooth, sculptural shape and natural angles of the chair are pure Scandinavian design, while the maritime motif of an actual sail traces Norway’s deep nautical traditions. Spinnaker’s website lets you design your own from a menu of cool choices.
There are a lot of choices when it comes to wireless sound systems that work with your Apple products. Most sound pretty good, but few of them look good. The Sound Platform is the exception. It boasts not just great acoustics, but a clean, considered design with four ways to rock out: A dock for your iPod or iPhone, Aux in, FM radio, plus it streams wireless audio from Bluetooth devices like your iPad, Android or Blackberry.
Start the New Year off with a kick! Put some kung fu in your coitus with these luxuriously sheer condoms from “OOO” Boutique. You’ll both enjoy the unique package guaranteed to stimulate conversation, while the FDA approval puts your mind at ease knowing your weaponry is protected.
One man’s old crank is … actually, forget the punchline. Artist Matt Shiley is creating fine industrial-style furniture from found bike parts. And his sculptural, intricately crafted seating is like nothing you’ve seen before. Far from simply refined recycling, Shiley’s works look much more MOMA than MTB. Proudly handmade in the USA.
With the exception perhaps of the naming of their watch models, Swiss timekeepers Tsovet are making everything about their new timepieces unforgettable. The SVT-AT76 features a handsome matte PVD gunmetal case, precision Swiss movement and a handcrafted Italian calf leather strap. This small batch model will be hand-numbered 1-25 for those who prefer ultra-limited editions.
The term “Made in America” should’ve never gone away and we think it’s a good sign it’s making a comeback. Portland, Oregon’s Tanner Goods makes quality leather products the old-fashioned way, with timeless styling. Their vegetable tanned leather belts, featuring heavy-duty brass and nickel-plated buckles, are built to last by American craftsmen. This is what we call positive change.
True stories are the craziest ones! This true-tale of two climbers, who attempted the never-before-climbed 1985 ascent of a massive peak in the Peruvian Andes, was of course not without its dangers. When one climber is hurt, his partner has no choice but to get them both out of the high alpine and back to safety. There are complications & chaos. Will they both survive? Guess you’ll have to watch it to find out …