Awhile back we featured The Filmography Of Cars—a poster from artist Catherine Lavery featuring iconic movie cars. Now she’s created another: The 24” X 36” Filmography of Aircraft poster features 100 intricately detailed illustrations of iconic aircraft covering 100 years of aviation.
We’ve got no heroes now. That’s why we’re still reading about the life of late, great astronaut and American icon Neil Armstrong. This new book is based on 50 years of conversations between Armstrong and the author, candidly covering everything from his time in the wars, to space walks to his lifelong love of flight.
This is an exemplary all-in-one camp kitchen tool. The 941 Travelmate knife has a nearly 5-inch blade for slicing, chopping & spreading that’s stored in a sheath holding an integrated fork, bottle opener, can opener, & screwdriver. Made in the USA.
This Gerry Sandusky is not the Penn State pedo. His book would never be featured here. This unfortunately-named Gerry Sandusky is the Emmy-award winning sports commentator & son of former NFL coach John Sandusky. On the side, he’s a self-help dude. Read his book if you need some guidance in fulfilling your dreams.
Maybe some people like cold coffee and warm beer but if you’re not among them, these insulated stainless steel tumblers from Yeti will make good sense to you. They’re guaranteed to keep your beverage colder or hotter twice as long as a non-insulated cup. They’re also BPA-free and feature a crystal-clear lid so you can see when you need a refill.
In the late 60s, when the classic live-action Batman show was on the air, there was a different, animated cartoon series called The Adventures Of Batman running on Saturday mornings. And now, Warner Home Video is releasing the entire series—all 34 episodes—on DVD, due out in early June.
Now we’re talking: This backup power supply for your phone is the size of a credit card. Literally. Wallet size. Linear Flux’s new LithiumCard portable charger connects via Micro-USB to “hypercharge” your phone. That means it charges fast. How fast depends on your device. To power up the card itself for backup, there’s a flip-out USB. Easy, fast, small, light; no brainer. Expected to ship in June/July.
Portland’s ICON Moto makes all sort of biker gear. They build custom bikes, helmets, jackets, gloves, boots, and probably some other stuff. So you could say their Navigator wallet is inspired by two-wheel action. It’s made of Nissan leather and waxed cotton. Slim and simple.
To get your charcoal grill glowing properly you need to stoke up your coals in the chimney first. Williams-Sonoma’s stainless steel drop-bottom chimney does it right. After about 15 minutes heating up, just pop the lever and the chimney drops your coals into the grill & then you’ll be cooking.
Like all notebooks and sketchbooks, these Baron Fig books contain blank paper pages for you to fill up yourself. What makes them unique however is the open-flat design and option of blank, ruled, or dot grid pages of fine, acid-free paper.