Outfit #84 is all about early fall rain showers where the days are still warm. It features an inexpensive rain jacket from Rains, a lightweight classic T-shirt for Todd Snyder, and chinos from J. Crew. The shoes are the classic Nike Killshot 2 originally offered by J. Crew earlier this year, but now only available on sites like eBay.1. Rain Jacket: Rains Long Jacket ($109) 2. T-Shirt: Todd Snyder Champion Classic T-Shirt In Indigo Mix ($50) 3. Chinos: J. Crew Stretch Chino In 484 Fit - Khaki ($75) 4. Shoes: Nike for @jcrew Killshot 2 ($TBA) 5. Wallet: Tanner Goods Utility Bifold Indigo Two Tone ($105) 6. Watch: Miansai M12 ($495) 7. Belt: J. Crew classic buckle belt ($45)
If you're looking for the German version of bad-ass then you need to take a look at this Mercedes-Benz Unimog Doppelkabine ($50k-$70) going up for auction. The Unimog was was initially intended to be used in agriculture, but because of its ruggedness and durability it was able to fill a number of other roles. It features a flexible chassis frame, equally sized tires, and power take-offs that enable it to operate many attachements including brush mowers and snow blowers. Under the hood it has a six-cylinder diesel engine that will push about 84bhp. This engine only has about 3,300 hours of run time on it, so its generally good shape.
Every one of us have happily taken cardboard boxes, and taped them together to create the ultimate tunnel fort. Now you can get the same experience in a size suitable for the entire family with the POD Tents ($576+). POD tents are a modular system made up of interconnecting tents. You can use the PODS individually or put them together for the ultimate social experience. The POD Maxi sleeps up to eight and the POD Mini will sleep four. If you're a festivalgoer, these tents would be perfect for creating large communal areas for groups of friends.
Well it's about time, the Daytrader Board Game ($32) is the Monopoly of the 21st Century. As the name indicates, Daytrader is a board game based on the stock market. The goal is to be the first to retire. But first you have to get a job. You start out by working at a company to get some cash together. Once you have investment?capital?you can start making trades. As the company gains employees the stock price will increase. You'll want to buy stock low and sell high to get enough money to retire, before the volatility of the markets puts you back in the hole. 2-6 people can play, just no insider trading please.
Tubes, wheels, folds, grooves and twists, pasta comes in hundreds of different shapes and every one of them has it own unique beauty, history and place on the table. For centuries now these shapes have further developed amongst the cornucopia that is Italian cuisine, and if you what flavors relate best to what shaped then you have the secret formula for good taste, In The Geometry of Pasta ($18) we find more than 100 authentic recipes courtesy of the esteemed chef Jacob Kenedy paired up with designs from the the award winning designer Caz Hildebrand. This combination reveals the culture, science and philosophy which exists behind these spectacular pasta dishes that have a history as old as Italy itself.
Every so often a movie comes along without a great deal of hype that captures the imagination of the nation and makes everyone sit up and take notice. One Flew Over the Cuckoos Nest ($4) is one such movie that almost 40 years later still makes an impact with its mixture of comedy, pathos and tragedy. Jack Nicholson in a pivotal early role is the guy committed to the asylum who rallies his fellow inmates into a mutiny against the dreaded nurse Ratchett. If ever a movie deserved to be called a classic it's this one.