Candylabs Toys is a Kickstarter success story. They make solid wood toy cars, inspired by classic 60s cars and mid-century design. Their latest collection includes 5 new vehicles: a pair of fastback muscle cars, a tow truck, a yellow taxicab, and a woody wagon with real walnut veneer and a tow-behind camper. They’re so cool your kids might even play with them.
“It’s not brain surgery,” they say. That’s because nothing is brain surgery except the technically complex and highly specialized science of actual brain surgery. This new book by neurosurgeon and author Henry Marsh provides unique insight into this strange & stressful branch of medicine. Due out May 26, the book is already a finalist for a half-dozen book awards.
Leano is an ultra-lightweight portable chair. The design is super simple but stable, made with fold-out beech wood legs and a sturdy fabric seat. Roll it out, pop up the legs & chill. Anywhere. A funded Kickstarter project.
Made of a classified high-tech composite material noted for both its nuke-proof durability & NASA-worthy ultra-lightweight properties, this advanced, tactical EDC beer-opening device weighs a scant 20 grams yet boasts a staggering 140.000 Yield Strength on the von Mises scale & it will never rust.
X-Pot camp cookware collapses flat so it takes up less space in your backpack. Smart! More room for food. Available in four sizes, the X-Pot uses an anodized aluminum base for fast-boil heat & the walls of the pot are made of BPA-free, heat-resistant silicone. Grippy, flexible nylon handles and a strainer lid complete this functional design.
Best-selling author Chuck Palahniuk teamed up with artist Cameron Stewart for the release of the much-anticipated sequel to his 1996 classic, Fight Club. Yes, Tyler Durden is back. Named to ComicBook.com’s Top 10 for 2015.
DC Comics versus Marvel Comics, the age-old rivalry has come to this: chess pieces featuring the most popular comic book characters from both camps. There are over 100 pieces to choose from to create your own custom set. the 5-inch tall figures are made of metalized resin and painted by expert model makers.
The Hobo Roll is not your standard stuff sack. With 5 internal compartments and 2 compression straps to condense your cargo, it makes a perfect packing organizer for all sorts of items and can double as a spare carry-on for the extra stuff you bring home from your adventures.
Real fans of iconic actor Dennis Hopper know that he was also a passionate and published photographer. This new book of never-before-seen photos from Hopper, was shot in Taos, New Mexico shortly after the filming of Easy Rider using only disposable cameras & drugstore photo labs. It features western landscape vistas, friends, family, & of course, some nudes.
Penxo is a minimalist 2mm lead holder pencil with no springs, buttons, or mechanical parts. This minimalist design is so simple & functional it earned a 2015 Red Dot Design Award. Penxo is made of aircraft grade aluminum and is available in Darth Black or Rebel Silver.