Archive for the ‘Gear’ Category

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    Woolsey Shuffleboard Table

    May 23, 17 • 300 Views • FurnitureNo Comments

    If you’re looking for something a little more irreverent to decorate your living quarters at your latest pompous soirée, looking no further than the Woolsey Shuffleboard Table – horse not included, though we’re sure Daddy could fetch one from the...

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    The Tahquitz Pack and Cabrillo Dry Bag

    Apr 24, 17 • 226 Views • GearNo Comments

    Don’t let the unassuming appearance fool you – the Tahquitz Pack and Cabrillo Dry Bag by BE Outfitter has more tricks up its sleeve than Penn and Teller. Available in two sizes – 35 litre expanding to 38, and 40 expandable to 43, and two colours –...

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    Stump Cracked Log Table/Stool

    Oct 14, 15 • 805 Views • GearNo Comments

    Despite looking like a prop from Lord of the Rings/Harry Potter/Insert your fantasy film franchise of choice here, the Stump is actually an ingenious twist of authentic natural materials twinned with modern tech created by Duncan Meerding, and winner of Best...

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    Kingii

    Jul 31, 15 • 773 Views • GearNo Comments

    Being a legit cool surf dude requires a few simple things – a stereotypical haircut and tan, the ability to pull off at least two rad moves on the waves and a flagrant disregard for your own personal safety. Unfortunately the latter often precludes...

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    Parrot Hydrofoil Drone

    Jul 21, 15 • 984 Views • Gear, ToysNo Comments

    Parrot has made a name for itself building fancy tech toys and remains unquenched in its thirst to churn out Bond-esque gadgetry for big kids. This time it’s taking to the water with the new Hydrofoil Drone, which promises to be about as much fun as you...

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    Prisma Guitars

    Jun 17, 15 • 802 Views • GearNo Comments

    Got a few old skateboards lying around? Say, between four and 44? That’s how many decks Prisma Guitars use to rebirth skateboards to new life full of licks.Prisma is the brainchild of Nick Pourfard, a 22 year-old self-taught woodworker who wanted to jam...

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    PlyFly Go-Kart

    Jun 4, 15 • 768 Views • Gear, ToysNo Comments

    Bah, plywood. You’re so 1990s! These days if it’s not a composite blend of at least five different elements and has carbon nanotubes sprinkled over the top we’re not interested. But on the other hand – self-assembly flat-packed go-kart that’s...

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    SNAP | Design Your Own Furniture

    Jun 2, 15 • 834 Views • Furniture, GearNo Comments

    If you ever find yourself hard up enough to not be able to afford furniture – specifically bookshelves, chairs and tables, it’s nice to know that these are the sort of items you can improvise with whatever’s lying around. We’ve got hippies and...

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    Givenchy Seventeen Titanium Automatic Edition

    May 28, 15 • 1097 Views • Accessories, Gear, StyleNo Comments

    Givenchy was fairly late to bat in the watch arena but has been making up for lost time since. Designs such as the Seventeen Titanium Automatic Edition seem like something worth waiting for as well, achieving that delicate balance between eye-catching and...

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    GogglePal

    May 19, 15 • 781 Views • GearNo Comments

    If there’s one thing better than a shiny new gadget that can do something amazing it’s a shiny new gadget that can do something amazing with something you’ve already got. The tech market is still fairly devoid of HUD-based stuff but this is an area that...

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    The Meld Smart Knob

    Apr 30, 15 • 612 Views • GearNo Comments

    There’s something rather suspicious about celebrity chefs who batter their way around a kitchen like they’re putting out invisible fires on the way to whipping up a nice pasta dish, because they never seem to have to attend to the hob. Either these...

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    Kairos T Band Smartwatch

    Apr 27, 15 • 763 Views • GearNo Comments

    We’ve just looked at what the Smartwatch market has to offer to people who’d like to retain a bit of understated style with their gadgety notifications, and it’s nice to see the tech boffins attending to the personal attachment someone might get from...

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    Shwood Eyewear Newspaper Collection

    Apr 10, 15 • 572 Views • GearNo Comments

    Picture the scene – it’s your first meeting at a creative design company and you’re expected to impress.  “How about turning old newspapers into sunglasses” you blurt out, nervously. Everyone goes quiet. You move to get your coat when the boss...

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    RocketBook: Cloud-Integrated Microwavable Notebook

    Apr 8, 15 • 650 Views • GearNo Comments

    We’ve already seen evidence of the fact that technology companies think people are struggling to do away with the old paper and pen. Who knows if this is actually true, or if there’s even a requirement any more to ensure that your handwriting is of a...

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    Guess Connect

    Apr 8, 15 • 593 Views • GearNo Comments

    Smartwatches are still teetering on that technology precipice between “next big thing” and “failed gimmick”. Despite being around for a while they haven’t really taken off and one of the main reasons could be that tricky compromise of style vs...

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    Albatross Elevator Desk

    Apr 1, 15 • 853 Views • FurnitureNo Comments

    There are times in a man’s life when they move up in the world and realise that making a real statement in a modern office is going to take more than a bobble head doll and a box of doughnuts. Times like these call for something seriously impressive –...

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    Orphe

    Mar 30, 15 • 639 Views • GearNo Comments

    Unless you’re averse to tying your own laces there hasn’t been anything particularly interesting going on in the shoe market since those annoying flashing LEDs that kids have built into their trainers. You don’t see many of them around these days, but...

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    Eleks’ Apple Watch App

    Mar 22, 15 • 581 Views • GearNo Comments

    What’s the point of having a futuristic electric uber car if you can’t control and monitor it from your watch? This issue was so vexing that Eleks built an app for the Apple Watch that does exactly this, months in advance of the April release date for the...

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    Tensegrity 1 Elite

    Mar 22, 15 • 593 Views • GearNo Comments

    Space – it’s the last frontier in tent design. Now Tensegrity designers have tipped conventional tent design on its head by putting more space where you need and want it most – up near your head and shoulders. A few other neat tricks help conserve...

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    Pappy Van Winkle Signature Gift Set

    Mar 22, 15 • 527 Views • Gear, UncategorizedNo Comments

    Four generations of Kentucky distilling come to life through this decadent gift set, which features pre-Prohibition label, Old Rip Van Winkle. Before you get to that, take a good whiff of the box – that wood has nursed gallons upon gallons of fine bourbon...