Overgaard & Dyrman is a contemporary design brand based out of Copenhagen, Denmark. They take traditional craft techniques and merge them with modern technology and design.Their latest offering is the Overgaard & Dyrman Wire Bar Stool ($CALL). The most outstanding feature of these stools are the seats which are made using saddle making techniques. They feature full-grain tooling leather sewn together with a soft exclusive aniline leather. A layer of padding provides the right amount of stiffness while offering optimal sitting comfort.The frame is made from 5 mm steel wires which come in either satin chrome, or mat black powder coated. The final accent is a cigar shaped footrest made in solid wood.O&D also offers dining chairs, lounge chairs, and a lounge sofa in the same design.
A celebration of the first time the mighty Mount Everest was conquered back in May of 1953. The Conquest of Everest ($28) gives exclusive access to some quite remarkable images and the personal archives of George Lowe, a legendary photographer and climber. He was the in the party who accompanied Edmund Hillary and Sherpa Tensing Norgay on that landmark expedition but very little has ever been written about him previously. This book was published to celebrate on of the mans greatest triumph over nature, and it is something to treasure. The original photos get across the message of this epic expedition like words never could.
The Lumus DK-40 Augment Reality Glasses ($TBA) were just revealed ahead of CES 2014. The glasses feature a 640 x 480 display that overlays messages in front of the wearer and not off to the side like Google Glass. This works via Lumus' Light-guide Optical Element which is basically a small projector that displays an image on the lens. But don't get your hopes up. The DK-40 will mostly be used as a platform for OEM's who will bring the technology to the public. Expect more information to be released at CES 2014.
http://vimeo.com/34364655 The Ultimate Reward tells the story of kitesurfing champion Youri Zoon. Youri is originally from the South West Netherlands. He started off doing BMX, windsurfing, motorcross, pretty much anything with a bit of an adrenaline rush. In 2011 he won his first world title and in 2012 he won his second title. The tricks he capable off are simply amazing. Check out the video and let us know what you think.
Meet Hank The Beer Tank ($TBA), he's the answer to all your portable, refrigerated keg needs! He is The Kegerator. Imagine popping down the beach, dropping the back of your truck and hooking up this bad boy to your 12v outlet. Cold beers for you and your friends anywhere, anytime! Resilient and hard wearing Hank is more than capable of being taken on a boat, on the road with your RV or even at home for the ultimate in home brewing. Take the next step in home brewing with Hank The Beer Tank.
The New Balance 574 "Canteen" Pack ($CALL) is NB's newest back for the fall. The latest additions to the 574 lineup features leather united with a suede and mesh upper along with ride gum soles. They've arrived at select Asian retailers and will be arriving in the states shortly. If you can't wait you can order them from the Feature sneaker Boutique today. Check out additional pics after the break.(more…)