ICON is known for creating vehicles that have "classic styling, modern performance, and timeless utility". Their latest creation is the ICON Thristmaster Pickup Truck ($200,000+). Jonathon Ward's creation takes the classic design of the 1947-1953 Chevrolet 3100 five-window pickup and adds a custom-built chassis along with a GM 5.3-liter V8 small block with Magnuson supercharger that helps it achieve about 450 horses.The interior features Alcantara headliners, bison-hide seats, a web-enabled Kenwood and Audison digital audio system and plenty of chrome. The bed of the truck is 6.5 feet and is lined with wood ash slats. ICON only plans to build about 10 of these bad boys so grab yours before they run out.(more…)
The SOG X GUNNY Fixed Blade Knife ($750) is one of those knives you don't know whether to hang on your wall or use as your go to knife. The fixed blade Gunny was co-designed by R. Lee Ermy, aka "The Gunny". It's handle is made from Cocobolo hardwood inlaid with stingray hide. The blade is 7" and made from VG-10 stainless steel. Along with your purchase you also get a walnut display case and handmade sheath.
Junya Watanabe, the great avant-garde Japanese designer, has collaborated with Italian outerwear manufacturer Duvetica to create the Junya Watanabe Man x Duvetica Memnone Varsity Jacket ($735). Made from premium Japanese nylon, the lightweight quilted jacket combines Junya's design sensibilities with Duvetica's modern and functional fabrics. What you get is a modern take of the traditional varsity classic as only Junya can do it. This jacket is now available from English based End Clothing, and don't worry about shipping if you're in the U.S., it's only $12 for FedEx.
Every woman I know has a little clutch they use when they go out for the evening or just want to lighten things up. Now guys, our time has come. The Spine Titanium Wallet ($25) Kickstarter campaign has just kicked off and it's as minimal as you can get. Made in the U.S.A from grade 5 titanium, you can get it in 5 colors. If you want to add a little bling bling you can opt for a patterned design, custom engraving or a combination of both. The spine also comes with an integrated bottle opener, and an elastic band that can hold up to 15 cards.Josh is also offering a limited version of the Spine called, Damascus ($100). Damascus is the result of forging hundreds of layers of steel to produce a rare and beautiful texture. Thirteen layers are folded 5 times to produce a total of 416 layers. The Damascus technique has been used to make some of the highest quality knives and swords available. Only 20 of these wallets will be offered, so act soon.
If it's Sunday and you don't feel like doing much, but want to feel still put together, then this outfit was made just for you. It features the NN07 Pima Cotton-Jersey and the Prayers Montague-Gray Heather Sweatpant. Add additional accessories to complete the look.1. T-Shirt: NNO7 Pima Cotton-Jersey ($65) 2. Joggers: Grayers Montague Gray Heather ($78) 3. Sunglasses: Westward Leaning Concord 6 ($205) 4. Shoes: Common Projects Achilles Retro Low ($359) 5. Watch: Uniformwares C40 Watch ($800) 6. Headphones: Jabra Move Wireless Headphones ($68)
If your not into deep sea diving, but want to still get some cool under water photos check out the HydroView from Aquabotix ($4200). The HydroView weighs less than 10 lbs and travels down to 100 feet to give you a unique experience of the under water world. Driving the HydroView is pretty straightforward. It can be steered by either using the motion control on your ipad or via your laptop keyboard. Check out this [video_lightbox_youtube video_id=3O_mmYEJiGQ width=640 height=480 anchor=video] on how to drive the HydroView and this second [video_lightbox_youtube video_id=APvh58GSA1I width=640 height=480 anchor=video] of some footage shot by the HydroView off of the Florida Keys.