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CULTURE

The Negroni

The Negroni is one of the easiest cocktails to make, it is also one of the most iconic. According to legend, a century ago Count Camillo Negroni asked his bartender in Florence to stiffen an Americano by replacing the soda water with gin. The rest is, as they say, history.  With its cosmically simple 1:1:1 ratio of Campari, sweet vermouth and ...read more

Rapha Handbook Box Set

Rapha have introduced a Handbook Box Set for both seasoned and experienced cyclists, the four books cover an array of topics from getting started in road cycling for beginners and taking on longer rides, to exploring off-road and learning to be self-sufficient on a solo adventure. The four beautifully presented little guides are penned by acknowled...read more

Tattoo

Written by Legendary tattoo artist and historian Henk Schiffmacher, this new book by book publisher Taschen, takes us on a personal journey through the history of tattooing from the 1730s to the 1970s. Tattoo is an oversized book packed with stunning tattoo artifacts and designs, delivered in an easy-to-read and awe-inspiring format over the course...read more

On The Run

On the Run has been composed to educate and inspire runners of all experience levels, it shares personal stories, incredible routes and races, interesting facts about running the world, framed in beautiful images. It is written by British long-distance runner and adventurer Nick Butter, who was the first person to ever run a marathon in every count...read more

Formula 1: The Impossible Collection

Formula 1 fans rejoice! Luxury book publisher Assouline has just released Formula 1: The Impossible Collection! Curated by F1 journalist Brad Spurgeon, the ultimate collectors book covers 100 important moments in the world´s most famous motorsport, over its 70-year history. Housed in a luxury clamshell case with a metal plaque, this spectacular to...read more

Golf Courses: Fairways Of The World

Considered the premier golf photographer in the world, David Cannon scoured the earth to offer readers an extraordinary window into some of the world´s most celebrated courses from North America, Asia, the South Pacific, Africa, and the Middle East. The Golf Courses: Fairways Of The World deluxe, limited-edition volume features over two hundred su...read more

The Collected Works Of Jim Morrison

American singer and songwriter Jim Morrison who was the charismatic front man of the psychedelic rock group the Doors, became an enduring and influential figure in rock and roll history. His colorful life and early death at the age of 27 cemented his status as one of rock musics greatest icons. Created in collaboration with Jim Morrison´s estate, ...read more

150 Hotels You Need To Visit Before You Die

From the same guys that brought you the popular 150 Restaurants You Need To Visit Before You Die, and 150 Bars You Need To Visit Before You Die, comes a new book that should be on the top of every travellers list. 150 Hotels You Need To Visit Before You Die is the ultimate hotel bucket list, a curation of some of the best hotels in the world throug...read more

World Whiskey Book

World Whiskey is your whiskey bible to more than 700 varieties from some of the world’s top distilleries. This gorgeous leather-bound book is a nation-by-nation exploration of every important distilling country and the best bottles they have to offer. It is packed with tasting notes and information on the factors that contribute to these unique a...read more

The MeatEater Guide

Penned by Steven Rinella, the host of the popular MeatEater show on Netflix, The MeatEater Guide to Wilderness Skills and Survival is packed with valuable info for those who spend time in the great outdoors. The outdoor, off-grid, survival, how-to book is an indispensable guide to surviving everything from an extended wilderness exploration to a da...read more

Wanderlust Europe

There is nothing like a walk for discovering the wonders of nature. Walking through nature, getting to know the country and its people, and taking a break from everyday life is reinvigorating. Europe offers an astonishing variety of scenic landscapes and some of the most enchanting trails to explore them. Wanderlust Europe, is a new book that serve...read more

Out of the Woods

Wood is nature’s oldest and most adaptive material, and Humans have been using it to build their homes for thousands of years. Timber is fast emerging as a viable material of choice, a safe, sturdy, and sustainable alternative to concrete. A material that is both ancient and extremely versatile. Out of the Woods is a celebration of buildings and ...read more

Surf Shacks 2

Surfing is a way of life, one that defines not only where we live, but how we live. Following the success of the hugely popular book Surf Shacks, Surf Shacks Volume 2 picks up where the first volume left off, exploring homes of surfers, which range from improvised cabins by the beach to penthouse apartments in big coastal cities. The book celebrate...read more

The Motorcycle

This new book by Phaidon is here to prove that motorcycles are more than just a mode of transportation, they are in fact a masterpiece of exquisite design. The Motorcycle: Design, Art, Desire is an essential and compelling exploration of the design, history, and culture of the motorcycle. This colorful and in-depth celebration traces the exciting e...read more

Stuff You Should Know

From the duo behind one of the most popular podcasts in the world, the award-winning podcast Stuff You Should Know comes an unexpected look at things you thought you knew. The unique book digs into subjects like the history of facial hair, the origin of Murphy beds, the psychology of being lost, to where Mr. Potato Head came from, and much more. Th...read more

Dieter Rams: The Complete Works

If you love minimal design, then you have surely heard of Dieter Rams, one of the most influential industrial designers of the late 20th century. He is credited with influencing generations of designers, including Apple´s designer Jonathan Ive. Almost everything produced by arguably the most influential designer of the twentieth century is today c...read more

Escapology

Was there ever a more important time to decompress and escape? Escapology is a just-released book that shares a collection of modern cabins, cottages, and retreats. From modern minimalist cabins to log cabins to Scandinavian retreats and more, this collection includes some inspiring getaways in beautiful landscapes around the world. A stunning book...read more

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May 2021 Gear Crave

In our new monthly installment, we showcase the gear we are lusting after. This is a collection of various, handpicked items to satisfy our gear crave needs. From wear items with a considerable amount of style, to items that are worthy of making it into your pockets every single day of the week, and a bevy of technologies designed to distract and entertain. We are happy to help with a slew of the best gear to keep every guy drooling....
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May 2021 Finds On Uncrate Supply

In this monthly instalment, we head over to Uncrate Supply to highlight some of our favorite pieces worthy of your setup. These guys stock pretty much everything, from objects of desire, EDC gear and urban garb, to tools of the trade. And nine times out of ten they will be black. This month we highlight some of our favorite products where you can expect an elevated t...
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June 2021 Finds On Huckberry

Once again we have teamed up with our good friends at Huckberry to update our custom, curated BTS Shop. We have picked the most exciting fresh deals this month, with some great opportunities to get your hands on the coolest apparel and travel gear for an active lifestyle and outdoor adventures. Check out our new curated l...