Whipping up your own homemade pasta is risky, unless you happen to have a machine like this that turns the process from super-difficult and messy to idiot-proof. Add the ingredients, push a button, & walk away. You are now a skilled Italian chef of the highest order. Remember to hide the machine back in the cupboard before your dinner guests arrive.
Like all insulated coolers, this flip-top plastic box will keep your drinks icy but it also does what others won’t, it’ll blow you (with cold air.) That’s because it’s also a portable air conditioner. Using a radiator that circulates cold water through a fan, it features a flexi-hose vent on the lid that blasts you with chilly air.
A giant, 3-person hammock would be the ideal way to spend some quality family chill time in the backyard or just spread way out by yourself and catch some Zzzz’s. Ripstop nylon construction & available in 4 colors.
With Soundsight headphones, you’re basically wearing a studio on your head. These premium Bluetooth headphones allow you to record 1080p HD video, edit, and mix your music through the SS app.
Yeti makes serious, industrial-quality coolers & they’ve just released their first soft-sided model. The Hopper is a 6.5-gallon tote that features 1.5-inch thick insulation and seals up with a waterproof zipper ensuring maximum cold with no risk of leakage. Handles, shoulder strap, and a bombproof design means this cooler is always ready for action. Available October 2014.
The convenient, dual-access design of this carry on from Victorinox earned it the prestigious 2014 Red Dot Award. A panel on the front allows easy access to your travel essentials without the need to open the bag’s main compartment. An internal electronics organizer can also be easily removed when you need more room for other stuff. via
The EcoDrain recycles the hot water that goes down the drain in your shower and reuses it to heat the incoming cold water & thus saves energy. What makes this drain heat exchanger different than others is the horizontal design that makes it easy to install directly under the shower & your bathroom floor to catch the used water at its hottest.
The Swash will cut your dry cleaning bill in half. Designed to refresh your dry clean-only garments at home between cleanings, it features a space-saving vertical design & uses a small pod to smarten up your denim, wool, polyester, lycra, cotton, & cashmere clothes.
Portland, Oregon’s Tanner Goods makes honest & functional leather products. The Nokori Folding Chair is a fine example. Combining hand-rubbed mahogany and thick, sturdy Chromoexcel leather, this chair is both good looking and super comfortable. Available in 3 shades: Chicago tan, Rich Moc, and black. via
The Approach S6 has just made every other golf watch on the market obsolete. First-of-its-kind GPS technology gives the S6 the power to track & map your swing metrics including speed & power with SwingTempo, TempoTraining and SwingStrength functions. It also gives you full color course maps and smartphone notifications.