The desert boot is a casual classic and these distressed Italian-made chukkas with their comfy, worn-in look and floral “Maui” print lining, are perfect for summer.
Mattress shopping pretty much sucks, one of the reasons being that your mattress is big & cumbersome. But the Casper Mattress isn’t. It comes packed in a box you can fit in the back of a taxicab. Literally. Available in six sizes, their 10-inch mattresses feature a three-inch sleep surface blending memory foam and latex foam, giving it the feel of a TempurPedic with better breathability.
Kubrick’s 2001: A Space Odyssey revolutionized sci-fi and the art of cinema. 50 years after its release, this new 4-volume work from Taschen includes hundreds of behind-the-scenes photos, concept artworks, movie-related documents, creator commentary, and heaps more.
Garmin has been working on creating a better bike computer and the Edge 1000 is it. The Edge has built-in wi-fi, it’s weatherproof, glove compatible, and features a backlit 3-inch touchscreen. It’s also designed for easy connection to all your ANT+ sensors.
The Timbre speaker from Australia’s Bruns Acoustics looks like a relic from the early days of rock-n-roll. That is intentional. But beneath the leather handle, salvaged timber exterior and aluminum hardware, the internals are rigged for bluetooth connectivity. There’s also a 75W analog amp in there. Choose from classic woodgrain finishes or their antiqued Relic series.
Detroit-based Shinola brand is part of the beleaguered city’s comeback story. They partnered with Swiss watchmakers Ronda LTD and set up a state-of-the-art watch factory in Detroit’s College For Creative Studies building where they’re turning out timepieces like the Runwell Contrast Chrono. It features a stainless steel case, and a Detroit-built Argonite 5030 high-accuracy quartz movement.
Known for their high-quality and understatedly stylish cycling gear, Rapha has created the Leather Race Bag; a deep, luxurious French leather holdall for your cycling kit or really any kind of cargo you might want to carry regardless of the mode of travel you choose.
Your sketchy local head shop will not have a hookah that blends with your decor unless you still have the Bob Marley poster up and the Jamaican flag in the front window. If you’ve moved beyond that stage yet still puff tough, this handsome hookah made of anodized aluminum, glass, & brass could be the one.
Prototypes of Grain Audio’s new Passive Bookshelf System were tested in the dressing rooms of New York’s Capitol Theater and Terminal 5, providing pre-show sounds for the likes of Bob Dylan, The Roots, and Elvis Costello. Now they’re available for the rest of us. They feature the very best acoustic components & one-of-a-kind construction highlighted by walnut wood paneling. They also make a smaller, wireless speaker if that’s your thing.
Handymen have been building their own truckbed storage systems forever but here’s an easier option that requires no powertool skills. The Decked system is a versatile, HDPE plastic setup that gives you massive bed-length lockable storage drawers, each capable of holding 200-pounds while still giving you full-time use of the truck bed.