Withings Activité: The High-End Designer Smart Watch

If you find yourself between those who worship complex and futuristic looking smart watches and those who feel that some classic items are classic for a reason, you can bet someone has already thought of a niched version that will suit your tastes. Today we introduce Withings Activité, a high-end designer watch, which incorporates a few smart functions, enough that it would make your watch a conversation-starter, but not too many that it would make you check your phone fewer times a … continue reading

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Four Fantastic Gadgets

Spending more than about five minutes on the internet these days can seriously damage your wallet. Practically every day, some new and amazing thing is released which is so amazingly cool that you’ve absolutely got to have it right now, and you can, because credit cards exist, right? Well, that’s indicative of a seriously immature attitude towards personal finance, and it could get you into a lot of trouble. So after you’ve read this post describing four more fantastic things, … continue reading

Filling Pieces 2014 Fall/Winter Footwear Collection

New season, new Filling Pieces Collection. For years, the label from Amsterdam has been offering sneakers with interesting prints and materials, combining high-end with street sensibilities. So this fall/winter, the brand will release a collection entitled “Less is more”, a phrase from the poem Andrea del Sarto (called “The Faultless Painter”), by Robert Browning, representing minimalism … continue reading

BMW R45 Custom Motorcycle

It’s 2014 and we’ve all found out by now that some things never go out of style, no matter how far technology advances and how futuristic incoming ideas are. This is especially true for solid, quality items since “they don’t make’em like they used to” and that is why today we’re shedding light on a classic BMW R45 motorcycle, brought to life and given a stylish new look, to better fit this decade. The BMW R45 has been around since … continue reading

Friday Inspiration #72

Friday inspiration 72 Friday Inspiration #72

This is the Original Friday Inspiration series – amazing things that we handpicked to inspire you to greatness. You have a full weekend ahead, so use it wisely and don’t waste your days of rest on resting!

Barisieur. The Coffee-Making Alarm Clock

Coffee is one of life’s little pleasures. A mild energy booster and a delicious treat, coffee can have magical effects on those of us who struggle with early mornings or… dreadful hangovers, turning us from zombies into clear-minded and perky people. But while drinking coffee may be a great experience, the thought of brewing it in the mornings when you can barely keep your eyes open can be a nightmare. Designer Joshua Renouf has apparently struggled with this as well, … continue reading

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The Everyday Watch. One Timepiece 10 Styles

I love watches, yet I don’t own one. Why? Well, because I have a smartphone, a watch in my car and, to be honest, I can’t afford to buy all the watches that I like (only one watch is boring after all). But now, MIJLO is offering an interesting solution to my problem : 10 different watches for the price of one! It sounds too good to be true, doesn’t it? Well, it’s actually as good as advertised and the … continue reading

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Aluminum Tree Trunks Furniture

What does aluminum and trees have in common? Well, hard question, isn’t it? My initial answer would be “I don’t know”, but now I’m ready to share the answer with you, dear noob reader: you can build awesome furniture using two relatively non-miscible materials. Well, maybe I am exaggerating a bit, but I must confess that this hand crafted furniture that uses tree logs and aluminum looks a little bit odd. Odd, but beautiful nevertheless.  This is the work of … continue reading

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