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Takedown Skillet

We are suckers for a simple functional design, and we specially love products that are easy to pack and transport in a backpack or saddlebag. Best Made´s new offering is this clever Takedown Skillet, a 10” skillet made of British cast iron, with two brass wing nuts that secure the handle to the pan, so the Skillet can be broken down and stowed easily.



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ONE CLICK | JEFF BEZOS AND THE RISE OF AMAZON.COM | Image

ONE CLICK | JEFF BEZOS AND THE RISE OF AMAZON.COM

Why has Amazon been so successful? Much of it has to do with Jeff Bezos, the CEO and founder. In the book "One Click" available from today, you´ll find out why Bezos decided to allow negative product reviews, how Amazon survived the dotcoms bust of the early 2000s, the company´s future ideas, and many of Bezos forward-looking insights and ruthless business sense. The book is written by veteran journalist Richard L. Brandt. Judging by Brandt´s previous work - "The G...
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OVERVIEW

Overview: A New Perspective of Earth is a new book that takes its name from what’s known as "the overview effect” where we´re awed by the beauty of earth’s natural and man-made features from above. The large-format, 288 page hardcover book is beautifully illustrated with stunning and unique satellite images of Earth that offer an unexpected look at humanity, derived from the wildly popular Daily Overview Instagram account.  Some of the images are abstract while...
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HOTEL CARLOTA MEXICO

Hotel Carlota is a spectacular fusion between original and contemporary. Located in the heart of Mexico City, the hotel has a main focal point in its beautiful central courtyard and stunning pool. It is overlooked by the restaurant and bar, as well as the library, shop, and gallery areas. Concrete was used heavily throughout the building, and it merges beautifully with industrial, technological and artisan elements. Each of the hotel´s 36 rooms have their own unique...
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