The worst thing is to bring your bluetooth speaker with you on an outing and realize you forgot to charge it or that your batteries are dead. In comes the Eton Rugged Rukus ($100). The Rukus is a solar powered, bluetooth enabled speaker. As long as there's sun you have music and when it gets dark the Rukus has an internal lithium battery to keep you going. It can be charged via solar panels or a micro USB. The battery will last over 8 hours when fully charged. And don't worry about a little abuse. The unit can withstand drops from 1 meter and is water resistant. So whether you want tunes for a camp fire or your hitting the trails, the Rukus will be able to provide the tunes.
If you don't have a pair of Jordan Futures, then you need to check these out. The Futures are one of the most popular silhouettes ever from the brand and when a new colorway is announced they're usually sold out in no time. But you're in luck because the Air Jordan Future (Iron Green/White) ($153) will be dropping tomorrow 8am UK. As with previous releases these Futures feature a one-piece woven upper that sits on a clean all white midsole and outsole, with jumpman logo on the inside heel and tongue. End Clothing will be taking orders online, so make sure to set your alarm clocks.
With Father's Day just around the corner, it's time to hook the old man up with a gift he'll use everyday. The Kaufmann Mercantile Pop's EDC KIT ($139) has everything he'll need to fix anything anywhere. The kit includes a pry bar, waterproof lighter, pen, pair of screwdriver keys and tweezers, all in a vintage leather key wallet that can carry your personal house or car keys as well.
The Nike Air Max 90 Ice ($145) is inspired by the Ice edition of their Nike+ Fuelband. The original mantra of Air Max was to make the invisible visible and the Air Max 90 Ice takes it to the max. The shoes feature a translucent outsole, and a see-through upper via its Hyperfuse construction that allows the geometric graphic to be seen. Additional features include premium tape construction, mudguards, and a very cool colorway. Pre-orders are available now with shipping in February.
If you're headed out camping or a hike then you'll want to take a look at the Icemule Boss Backpack Cooler ($300). The Icemule has the functionality of a cooler wrapped in the portability of a backpack. No matter where you are a frosty beverage won't be far behind. The Icemule features a best-in-class suspension system providing comfortability even on the longest treks, multi-day ice retention, is easy to load, has 3 external insulated pockets, is 100% waterproof and even floats. And if you have extra gear the MOLLE straps and clip points will come in handy.
It definitely looks like the one-piece printed upper is here to stay. And the adidas Originals ZX Flux "Faded Colors" ($98) looks like another winner for this particular silhouette. The upper is made from the aforementioned one-piece vegan mesh upper, with a cool geometrical graphic. It should keep your feet nice a cool in the hot days of Summer. The whole kit sits on a white midsole with a black outsole.