Back in the day, getting a proper shoeshine was easy. Today, not so much. But with the Ultimate Shoe Shine Kit, you can do it yourself with classic, high quality equipment. This kit includes 2 horsehair applicator brushes, 2 horsehair buffing brushes, 2 flannel shine cloths, 3 cans of Angelus Shoe Polish—the original 1907 formula in Black, Brown, & Neutral, and it all stores in a handcrafted, Canadian-made Douglas Fir or Cedar box.
Artist Hilla Shamia creates her cast aluminum and wood furnishings through a process that involves pouring molten aluminum directly onto the wood, letting it burn and seep deep into the woodgrain, creating a fresh look that blends the natural and the industrial.
Phone Works is a new line of smartphone-connected testing and layout tools from Ryobi. The Phone Works modules connect to your iOS or Android phone through the headphone jack and can be controlled through the free app. Modules include a plumbing scope camera, a moisture meter, stud finder, laser level, laser distance measurer, IR thermometer, and a laser pointer.
This Swiss Army knife-style design keeps an Apple Lightning, Apple 30-pin, and micro usb connection all together in one pocket-size tool to keep your charging needs covered everywhere you roam. The input is standard USB.
Gordie Howe not only dominated the game of hockey throughout his long career, he actually set so many records that he broke the record for setting records in sports. More records than any other athlete in any sport, ever. This is the definitive autobiography of hockey’s greatest living legend, Mr. Hockey himself.
If regular old, plebian, run-of-the-mill, humdrum, stock, boring, standard ice cubes are cramping the style of your classic craft cocktails, The Neat Ice system will make you thirsty. Instead of cube trays or fridge ice-maker chunks, this thing makes big clear blocks of ice you chop up & smash like a bartender from 1898. The kit includes an ice mold, chisel, mallet/muddler, and a canvas Lewis bag used for crushing.
With just 5 minutes of charge time, the Pronto battery stores enough juice to fully power up your iPhone. Available in 2 sizes, the portable Pronto 5 will recharge your iPhone 3 times while the Pronto 12 will recharge it 9 times. Keep the device plugged in to a wall socket an hour to get the full number of charges. A fully funded Kickstarter project.
The Tombag is based on the classic top-loading American military duffle with the snap hook closure. But this English brand does more than just olive drab canvas. The bag is offered in 3 sizes and an assortment of colors, fabrications, and special editions.
All the Exorcist you could ever want in one 6-disc Blu-ray box set. The Exorcist: The Complete Anthology includes the original classic, the Extended Director’s Cut, Exorcist II: The Heretic, Exorcist III, Exorcist: The Beginning, & Dominion: Prequel to The Exorcist.
A fantasy nerd named Stentor Danielson, who is also a geographer based in Pittsburgh, applies J.R.R. Tolkien’s whimsical mapping style to turn American cities into fantasy lands of castles and dragons. Maps are 18” X 24” printed on heavy gloss paper.