Do any of us really know the meaning of life? The Monty Python crew think they do, and boy what fun their version is! Monty Python The Meaning of Life ($10) is a brilliant satire of everything from birth control and British politics to sex and religion the Python team; John Cleese, Graham Chapman, Michael Palin, Terry Gilliam and Eric Idle, deliver laughs by the boat load and even more than 25 years later, the comedic genius of this movie shines through.
A peaceful retreat rising out from the forest, Tower House X Andersson Wise ($TBA) is a master piece of architecture. Blending effortlessly into the natural surroundings, this three story building provides magnificent views over the shores of Lake Travis. With a wooden exterior, there’s a bedroom on each floor and provides the maximum in spacious accommodation for the smallest possible footprint. For a terrace stretching out luxuriously on the top floor, this tower is a very special place indeed.
Practical Duct Tape Projects is a must have for any DIYer ($11) . Duct tape has earned itself a reputation as THE quick-fix tape for any situation. That isn't all it does however as duct tape can also be used to create many practical items you can use everyday. There is also a fun aspect as duct tape know comes in a great range of colours to make your creation both colorful and stylish. With its roots in Instructables, the popular project-based community that is made up of many different characters with wild and wacky hobbies and a real desire to pass on their knowledge and wisdom to others. Practical Duct Tape Projects contains dozens of great ideas from many different authors who all nurse a healthy longing to create anything that can be made using only duct tape.
Designed by the always reliable high-quality manufacturer Columbia River Knife & Tool comes the CRKT Homefront Pocket Knife ($120) a revolutionary new pocket knife that features the brand new "Field Strip" technology. A design approach that allows this quality knife to be dissembled and rebuilt entirely with your own two hands giving you absolute freedom. And this hasn’t affected the quality one bit as the 3.502 brushed stainless steel blade and high-quality 6061 Aluminium handle shows.
These new kicks by adidas, just make me want the soft glow of the summer sun all that much more. The adidas Originals EQT Running Support '93 Bright Yellow ($166). Just like the latest in the EQT line you'll immediately notice the different textures in the upper. The toe box is made from a nubuck leather, while the heel and side panels are made from a textile material. The adidas stripes are carried down into the sole which makes for a great visual effect. You'll want to pair these bad boys with your favorite joggers, so you're sure to show them off.
You've all seen Hunter boots around. More than likely they were on a cute soccer mom. But now they've released a sneaker for us guys. The Hunter Daleton Sneakers ($115) are a minimalist designed shoe made to keep you dry when it gets sloppy outside. The upper is made from waterproof rubber and has a elasticized gusset to make these easy to take on and off. It also includes an all leather insole that sits on a stylish contrasting outersole. These sneakers are available in three colors; black, navy, and brown & olive.