Just like a front porch or a back yard swing, a fireplace is one of those nostalgic pieces in your home that make holidays better and create an overall cozier space. But, as you’ve probably been accustomed by now, modern times ask for modern approaches. No longer will Santa slide down the chimney to enjoy the milk and cookies you’ve put out for him. Instead, you’ll probably have to leave the door unlocked because these tiny fireplaces with no chimney are … continue reading
Launched in 2013 as the brother site to Shopbop, East Dane is a thoughtful, straightforward approach to men’s fashion. East Dane serves up heritage brands such as Filson and Wolverine 1000 Mile, as well as up-and-coming names like Public School and Han Kjobenhavn. East Dane appeals to the guy who’s more interested in style than trends and understands that dressing well comes from a combination of confidence and quality construction.
This is probably the most debated portable headphones, praised by audio engineers and video bloggers. Offered in black, white and brown, the $239 top of the chain M50x provide incredible quality sound. The only obvious change from the normal M50 is the detachable cable. Three replacement cables are supplied by the manufacturer: two normal cables with a length of 1.2 m and a 1.2 m coiled cable. What you don’t see, but you should feel are the revised ear-pads that are even more comfortable to wear. … continue reading
Have you seen Rambo – First Blood, the cult movie with endless sequels? Well, even if you didn’t, let me tell you Rambo’s little secret for surviving in the most implausible situations: inside that big, bad-ass looking knife of his, in the handle more precisely, he harbored a secret weapon : a survival kit, containing all kinds of cool stuff, such as : a fishing hook and sink, matches, a compass, needles etc. Well, VSSL supplies is basically Rambo’s knife … continue reading
The Chinese have a saying : if you don’t know how to hold a knife, you don’t belong in the kitchen. And since the best cooks are men, hell, a good knife is a must have in every household. I am a knife afficionado myself and the worst thing about knives is that they require constant re-sharpening. That can become annoying, especially if you’re using knives made of high quality stainless steel/carbon steel; these keep an edge for a long time … continue reading
If you’re the kind of person who loves to sleep among the stars or you just love astronomy, these Galaxy Beddings are a match made in heaven. Designed by a dude named Jail Betray (a weird choice of words for a name but who am I to judge), all these sheets come with a cool real life-galaxy imprint . So you can always say that you’re going to sleep tonight in, I don’t know, the Andromeda Nebula or something and … continue reading
Søren Rose Studio is a Copenhagen and New York-based company that deals with everything interior design-related. What makes them stand out is the touch of minimalism to their creations and arrangements, but in their case simplicity has not been compromised for lack of personality. Their designs have a raw and edgy feel to them and can really make a statement in any room. Minimalism should not be dead end for functionality. Instead, the approach nowadays is to find the right balance between the … continue reading
After an initial failure to properly market his product (in the middle of winter no less), a cooling box called Coolest, designer Ryan Grepper attempted again, this time in the welcoming summer heat, and his Kickstarter campaign stopped at the whopping sum of $13,285,226, becoming the website’s most funded project of all time. We no longer live in the Bauhaus decades, when an adjustment in an object’s design would revolutionize the use of that item throughout the world, but that innovative … continue reading