stuff we drool about

MORNING MUG

Morning Mug is a fun, temperature-sensitive mug. The mug changes its appearance once you pour something hot into it! The clever design by Damion O´Sullivan reflects our morning mood before and after a cup of coffee. When cold the Morning Mug displays a sleepy face, after pouring a hot liquid the mug slowly  "wakes up”! ...read more

CAMERA WRISTSTRAP | BY WOOD & FAULK

We are big fans of Wood & Faulk , this fine leather wriststrap is another great example of their beautifully crafted leather products. This is the perfect compliment to your favorite camera. It is suited for a lug mount and is available in two colors, rich brown with a smooth finish or chalky tan with a softer vintage finish....read more

RUSTED TERRA CRAWLER | BY RCH DESIGNS

During the last couple of years we have featured some very cool custom vehicles, but this has to be up there with the most unusual! The Rusted Terra Crawler, has a name that says it all, the Jeep Cop4x4 is painted in an original Brown rust color and features unusual details like a cantilever suspension. This awesome conversion was built by RCH Desi...read more

SELF-INFLATING VEST | BY PATAGONIA

Patagonia have published information on the development of a new self-inflating vest. Following the footsteps of Billabong´s Floatation Wetsuit, Patagonia have developed a lifejacket style design that is light weight and can be worn under any wetsuit. At the right moment pulling the cord and filling the chamber with CO2 from the removable cartridge...read more

IPAD MINI LEATHER SLEEVE

Remember the beautifully hand crafted leather sleeve & card holder for the new iPhone 5 we featured? Now the same Etsy Store(grams28) are selling a similar version for the iPad Mini. The handmade leather sleeve is sized appropriately to snugly carry the new iPad Mini and features a pocket at the front to hold stuff such as your notebook, earbud...read more

NEW BALANCE 996ER

The New Balance 996ER Grey/Red-Blue are New Balance latest rendition of the 996 model. The suede grey upper is teamed up with a grey toe box as well as red and blue accents . You can get your hands on a pair of New Balance 996ER now at some NB retailers, such as Feature....read more

KC CO | HANDMADE LEATHER GOODS

KC CO. is a new startup from Kansas City, they make handmade leather goods. Their main focus is on quality, they state "It will never be a numbers game. It will always be a search for the best products we can make and friendships we can forge. It doesn matter if it takes longer. It doesn matter if it costs more. All that matters is the quality. A...read more

COLOR CHANGING COASTERS | BY PHILIPS

Add some light to your holiday and drinks with a set of four coasters with decorative colored LEDs. The Lumiware Color Changing Coasters by Philips glow with a wide range of colors, gently illuminating glasses with a magical and cool effect. The coasters are water resistant for outdoor use and work up to 12 hours. They are charged via an included w...read more

WOBBLE CHESS SET

Designed by Adin Mumma, the Wobble Chess Set will add a little life and fun to the motionless game. The original design was inspired by the 70´s weeble toys, and each piece is reinterpreted with simple curves and a weighted dome base to allow for balance. The board is made from walnut and features concave squares that create a playful landscape. ...read more

IOSHUTTER | CAMERA REMOTE

ioShutter is an ingenious take on a remote shutter release, the cord/app combo turns your iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad into a remote for your SLR. ioShutter has 6 modes: standard trigger, motion trigger, sound trigger, time-lapse, timer, and bulb. Plug the cord between your iPhone and camera, download the app (its free!) and you´re good to go! ...read more

VICTORINOX ALPNACH CHRONOGRAPH

The Victorinox Swiss Army Alpnach Chronograph was inspired by a helicopter model, the AS 532 Cougar. The watch has a powerful design and resolutely a masculine character.It features a Swiss automatic chronograph movement, scratch-resistant sapphire crystal, unidirectional rotating bezel, protected crown and day/date display. Plus a stainless steel ...read more

1980 SUZUKI GN400 | BY HOLIDAY CUSTOMS

Holiday Customs is a custom motorbike shop run by Jared Johnson in Portland. This 1980 Suzuki GN400 caught our attention, a bike striped down to its basics and with new tires, chain, headlight, taillight, grips, filters,wiring and leather seat. The bike is currently for sale, contact Jared at Holiday Customs. via...read more

BEARD LOVER

This could be an original gift for the beard lover in your family. We picked two original books f, "A Beard Book" by Photographer Justin James Muir contains 86 stunning black and white shots of some of the gnarliest beards in America. "Beard" by photographer Matthew Rainwaters is a collection of portraits that features the bushiest, most stylish, a...read more

KYUDO FLOOR LAMP

The Kyudo floor lamp by Kundalini was designed by Hans and Franz in 2010. This contemporary floor lamp has an adjustable sliding track with a diffuser attached allowing you to adjust this lamp in many positions. The Kyudo is a steel structure with a glossy varnished paint, available in white, red , black or a chrome finish. The perfect alternative ...read more

THE EDGE | CLIFF TOP BEACH COTTAGE

What more could you ask for when looking for some real time out...The Edge is a little cliff top retreat overlooking Whitsand Bay in Cornwall, England. The eco-friendly luxury beach hut sleeps only two guests and features open plan sitting, dining and kitchen areas, ensuring uninterrupted views of the surroundings and enjoying truly breath-taking s...read more

CAMSHAFT LAMP | BY CLASSIFIED MOTO

Classified Moto besides doing some serious motorbike conversions also make some very cool pieces of furniture, we have showcased some in the past. They have added some new pieces to the collection, including this "Camshaft Lamp", a sleek and simple lamp that combines a well-used brake rotor with a vintage Japanese camshaft! Great use again, rescuin...read more

GIFT IDEAS | KEYCHAINS

Another great roundup with some original gift ideas! This time we gathered a list of the coolest and most useful keychains available, lighters, bottle opener, usb drive, tools... even a collapsible shot glass! Check out the product details and some more photos after the jump... Also, check out some of our other original roundups: Gift ideas ...read more
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Editors Pick

MECHANIC SHIRT

The Mechanic Shirt by Taylor Stitch is an essential item for every handyman´s wardrobe. This understated shirt isn’t afraid of a little elbow grease, it is built with 7 oz. sanded canvas, a long lasting material that only gets better with age. The heavy duty shirt features a tailored fit, powder coated aluminum buttons, and is situated between everyday wear a...
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Editors Pick

JAN 2016 FINDS ON AMAZON | PART 2

Once again we are here to help you find the best products on Amazon. This week we have found some more cool, beautiful and functional products buried deep in Amazon´s massive catalog. We showcase a list of products that caught our attention, either for their great discount price, for their great customer ratings, or simply because they are pretty goddamn awesome. Product details below....
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Editors Pick

DEEJO KNIFE

Meet the Deejo Knife, small as a pen, strong as the most powerful of knives. Its design is just about as minimalist as a knife can be, it features a dependable 420-grade stainless steel blade, a secure liner lock system(folds safely away and locks up solidly), belt clip, and an almost weightlessness design. Available in a variety of sizes and styles.   Deejo also offers customization, choose the weight...