Let’s face it. How many times you found yourself looking for an electric outlet to charge your phone or tablet when you went out? Quirky designed a product that will satisfy all your power needs: a desktop power strip with a portable battery that pops out and you can take it anywhere you go. Basically, it is a surge protector with three AC outlets and a detachable battery included. The portable battery comes in two configurations: one with a power of … continue reading
It’s pretty simple – if your core loses heat, your body will follow! A vest helps keep your core temperature regulated by trapping only the heat that matters the most. The sleeveless design releases excess warmth from your underarms, keeping you from overheating.
One of our favorite tools in the Fall style toolbox is the vest. It’s sort of the cherry on top of a season that encourages wearing your favorite thing over your second-and third-favorite things, aka layering.
The age of wearable technology is here to stay and while smart watches now have a world of their own, why not direct our attention towards other familiar objects, like the banal belt. For some, belts can be the accessory of a superhero, so they wear them in fun colors and with weird buckles to show off their personality. For others, a simple black belt with elegant details is there to express their refined taste and wallet capacity. And then there … 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
Surely, the instinctual reaction that comes with seeing an article about light switches and dimmers is “Who cares?” – but, seriously, look at them, they’re pretty impressive. Not everyone’s taste and lifestyle will be reflected in $50 worth of light switches, but for those of you who consider details like these important, checking out the Electricity range from Buster + Punch is a must. These pieces come in a variety of color and metal combinations. They’re available in steel, brass, … continue reading
With the increase in the number of high-tech items in our homes comes the frustration of having to control all of them, by constantly adjusting volume, temperature, switching channels and so on. While some of you may think this is mainly a first world problem (and it most certainly is), the fact that in the last year the concept of a unique, phone-integrated remote control has become increasingly popular, proves that there is a gap in the market and that … continue reading
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