Most people will be like, “oh, red.” But if you know a little something about art & design, you’re excited right now. “Um, no, that’s Red 711.” The Pantone color system is ubiquitous. Don’t bother looking up ubiquitous, it means, it’s everywhere. Now it’s even on the case for your iPhone 4. Beautiful.
Francis Ford Coppola’s 1972 classic film The Godfather is an American epic. But do you think you could really get a good night’s sleep in the bedroom where the severed horse head scene was filmed? Admittedly, it’s an odd question. But, considering the mansion from the movie is now for sale, someone’s gonna end up pondering this question. The eight-bedroom, five-bath Staten Island estate sits on 4 acres (enough room for a horse of your own) and is priced at $2.9 million.
Fans of the original 1982 Tron film and those of you frothing for the new release, Tron Legacy, will want to get this Original Soundtrack from legendary French electronic dance duo, Daft Punk. The mysterious electro pioneers created a sweeping 22 track score with beats, blips, bass & vast symphonic soundscapes fit for this massive Disney movie re-make.
The days of hanging “beer stuff” on the walls ended when you left the dorms. But now that you’ve got a Man Room in the house, you can do it again. This time around it won’t be a neon Corona sign, because that won’t fly with the lady in your life. But this might. This handsome, hand-numbered poster shows the family tree of beer varieties and is printed on recycled, archival stock paper. Let her pick the frame and you’re good.
Zippers make everything easier. With Zipbuds, it means keeping your headphone wires untangled, so you can just press play and dip into your own world instantly. Instead of fumbling, you just unzip and go – it seems so obvious. Kinda makes you wonder why the zipper hasn’t been integrated into the bra strap yet … doesn’t it?
Players of chess & backgammon take these traditional board games seriously. So too, does Restoration Hardware. Their handsome double game set in a mango wood & leather box includes leather dice cups and linen pouches to store the wooden game pieces. Classic and aged … just like the games themselves.
Call it homeland security. Just strap your propane tank into the Tanknanny for peace of mind, while transporting dangerous cargo. Not only will it keep grease & rust stains off your leather interior, it can also keep you from becoming the next car bomb statistic on the nightly news.
Tame the cable chaos with these handy little doodads. They hold cables together to keep you from tripping over them and ripping your laptop off the desk. They come in three sizes and are made of some rubbery stuff in a design that lets you unravel the cable one loop at a time or all at once. Keep buying stuff like this & someday you might actually be organized.
Mixing power tools and wine could be dangerous, so promise to be very careful. The Bosch IXO is light, compact and with the release of this new corkscrew attachment, it’s no wonder it’s world’s best-selling power tool. Powered by a rechargeable, lithium-ion battery for long holiday nights. You’ll be shopping for a belt holster next.
People will love this amplifier for the way it looks – but, what makes it unique is the way it sounds. The French audiophiles at Devialet have created truly innovative technology. Through advanced design, they’ve made a hybrid of digital & analog sound transmission creating a breakthrough in stereo sound amplification. It’s really way too complicated to explain, but you’ll hear music the way it was meant to be heard.