Tumi makes gear for pro travelers. The Alpha satchel has a framed opening like an old doctor’s bag that opens wide for easy access to the big main compartment. It’s loaded with pockets and rides easily atop your roller for the perfect carry-on companion.
All over America there are ongoing regional battles over who’s got the best barbecue. But down in Texas, they’ve reached a ceasefire. Southside Market is the oldest and best BBQ in the state. They’ve been smoking since 1882 and now you can get their mouthwatering creations delivered to your door.
You can’t get much more weatherproof than concrete and steel, and that’s what this ping-pong/dining table is made of. It’s got regulation ping-pong dimensions and is built tough for a lifetime of backyard and table tennis action.
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.