In one single unit, the Backpack Cooler Chair provides just about everything you need for a day at the beach. And carrying it as a pack leaves your hands free to carry the brewskis. The cooler bag will fit a case of cans or 35-lbs. of food & you can chop your limes on the fold-out side table.
The octagonal shape of this cast iron skillet gives you 6 different directions to pour from when you’re cooking up a storm. The stainless steel spring handle dissipates heat quickly and the pan’s surface has been machined smooth for easy-release cooking.
The just-released Pure Boost from Adidas is their first shoe to feature a full Boost cushioning midsole. This material weighs almost nothing. And overall, the shoe is super-light at just 8.3 ounces. It also features a seamless, breathable 4-way stretch upper.
Hopbox makes complete, small-batch home brew kits that include everything you need to make your own craft beer. Each kit is one-of-a-kind and hand built with aromatic pine and rustic cedar and includes complete written instructions and diagrams, a brewers’ log, and more than 25 tasty recipes to try. They also offer multiple sizes, capable of brewing one to three gallons of beer in just two weeks.
If an aftermarket carbon-fiber hood for your car is too aggro, maybe start here: CarbonLite makes tools out of the carbon fiber. Their kits include combo metric & standard in sizes 5/8, 9/16,1/2, 7/16, 3/8, 10mm, 12mm, 13mm, 14mm, &15mm. They’re super light but strong & the teeth of the wrenches are made of hardened stainless.
The Dutch design pros at Eva Solo make good-looking, functional products. Like the ‘To Go Grill’: Taking it to the tailgate, beach, or camping is easy. All the pieces stack together for portability plus it has a strap that holds everything in place for transport. Just throw it in the trunk & go.
Audiophile-quality sound in a waterproof earbud is a tall order. But that’s what BlueAnt Pump HD wireless waterproof sportbuds deliver. Effortless pairing with your Bluetooth 3.0 device plus a lightweight, comfy form factor make it awesome. A fully customizable fit system make it even awesomer, but it’s just IP67-rated, so it will endure heavy sweating but it’s not recommended for swimming.
Germany’s Wüsthof brand has been crafting high-quality knives for 200 years. To celebrate their bicentennial, they created a set of forged carbon steel knives—a material that is harder and stays sharp longer than stainless. The set includes a paring knife and a classic chef’s knife featuring rosewood handles.
20 years before the first color film, a process called photolithography gave America its first glimpse of color photographs. This new book from Taschen features hundreds of early photochroms and Phostint postcard images produced in color by the Detroit Photographic Company between 1888 and 1924. From landscapes & cityscapes to incredible portraits of American life, it takes you through the past in vivid colors.
Like all their tools, Dremel’s new Ultra-Saw is versatile. It’ uses 3.5 & 4-inch blades to cut metal, make flush cuts in wood, and even works as a grinder/surfacer. It will definitely go through a finger like butter, too, so be careful.