iRobot’s newest autonomous home cleaning machine improves on previous Roomba robots because this one mops your floors. The Braava uses a jet sprayer and vibrating cleaning head to scrub your hard surface floors: wood, tile, linoleum, concrete, etc. It offers 3 different cleaning pads & modes that cover everything from “swiffering” to deep cleaning, & all controlled by your phone.
American luggage maker Tumi teamed up with the Waves For Water initiative that provides access to clean drinking water for communities. Together, they created the Tahoe collection of premium adventure travel bags that includes daypacks, rolling carry-ons, & more.
For your minimalist survival kit, you’ll probably want some real matches, too, but this matchbook full of tiny, disposable LED flashlights will definitely shed some light on your emergency situation. The MBI lights are about the size of an actual match & burn for up to 8 hours. There’s also a magnet in the base of the match allowing them to stand up hands-free.
Guide cable anchors will keep those stray cables in order & look good doing it. They’re magnetic, allowing you to configure the 3 different size anchors however it suits you. With 3 sizes, the anodized aluminum anchors fit everything from your thin Lightning cable up to larger HDMI cables.
Designer Philippe Starck does things his way. The latest example is the SPEETBOX wood stove system that consists of modular cubes that can be stacked & arranged to best fit your space & style. Once you configure the fire & electronic module, the rest of the design is up to you & includes seating & storage. In addition to its good looks, it’s a highly efficient heating system.
Adidas has dropped a fresh new neutral runner that combines their lightweight Boost technology midsole & an ultra-breathable Primeknit upper. To backup the flyweight build, the PureBoost ZG Prime features a dynamic fit system that hugs your foot around the instep and a molded heelcap that provides support for logging your miles in comfort.
Foodies and culinary experts agree, there’s nothing like cooking in cast iron. Check around, you’ll see. The American made Field Skillet is a lighter-weight design with a smoother finish. It’s a size 8, with a 10.5” cooking surface, perfect for everyday use. A funded Kickstarter.
This cooler will keep ice for up to 4 days. And at 30-quarts capacity, that means about 20-pounds of long-lasting ice to keep the beers cold through the weekend & beyond. It’s also built tough with heavy-duty handles for easy transport and a lid that stays put with snap-shut latches.
Buzz Aldrin walked on the moon. This legendary American icon is exactly the type of guy you should take your life lessons from. Sorry, dad. No Dream Is Too High condenses Aldrin’s event-filled life into a short list of principles he values, each illustrated by fascinating anecdotes and memories.
Developed by Descente with Japanese bag-maker Yoshida & Company, this weather-repellent rucksack offers more than just a clean, minimalist design. Inside there’s a laptop compartment and for security, it features a magnetic FIDLOCK locking system.