Tumi makes high quality products for professionals and frequent travelers. Their stuff is made to stand up to the abuse that comes from everyday use. The Tumi Alpha Bravo Knox Camo Backpack ($345) is one of their coolest pieces. It has a jacquard print fabric with ballistic nylon, and is trimmed in Vachetta leather. This Alpha Bravo features a paracord grab handle, a large main compartment with a separate section for files, numerous organizer pockets, and D-rings on the straps for accessories and attachments.
Farewell dude food, you are past your sell by date. Most food loving men own a roasting pan and a pretty respectable spice rack. They are also, however, still searching for that one elusive book that contains not only the real food they love eating but shows them how to cook it too. Step forward Eat Like A Man ($20). Created by Ryan D'Agostino, the food editor of Esquire, this book challenges the male mentality of food with a collection of 75 awesome recipes and food news designed for the man who likes to eat, cook and also read about amazing food.
A guy named Till Konneker moved into a small apartment studio without any storage and the rest is just another great example of really good design. Till created The Living Cube ($3200+). The cube was made to store his record collection, TV, Clothes and Shoes. On the top was a bed and inside additional storage. What a great idea. Just think how much furniture you can get rid of if you had one of these in your room. Till is now offering these units for sale. He is offering a Mini Unit, an Urban Unit and a Living Wall that is priced based on the elements you want. All of the Cubes are fully customizable and available in several finishes.
If you have a display that can handle it, Denon now has a receiver that can send it. Denon's new AVR-X4000 ($1300) is capable of providing 4K Ultra HD (3840x2160) resolution to your modern displays, plus much more. The Denon AVR-X4000 is a 7.2 networkable HTR that has too many features to mention, but I'll give it a shot. Features include support of Apple AirPlay and media streaming, Audyssey MultEQ XT32 room acoustic measurement and correction, 125 watts per channel, Dolby TrueHD audio decoding, support for three zones, 7 HDMI inputs, and 3 HDMI outputs for multiple screens. Denon makes great mid-range products and the AVR-X4000 looks like another great addition to the family.
Looking for some skate decks that make a statement, then take a look at the art project called the Study of Perspective - The White House 2017 Skate Decks ($666) by artist Ai Weiwei. The White House skate decks are part of a larger body of work by Ai Weiwei that seeks to combine activism and art as an overt critical response to the current political climate in the United States.The complete project is a series of images shot between 1995 and 2003 which shows Ai flipping the middle finger to buildings across the globe. These buildings are either landmarks or symbols of authority.Ai will be using the monies from the project to support a number of NGO's. These include the B'Tselem organization which promotes human rights in Israel and Occupied Territories as well as Halklarin koprusu a non-profit charity based in Turkey.
Make your Mini driving experience even more thrilling with the exciting and cutting edge Mini Augmented Vision Eyewear ($TBA). They're obviously no ordinary pair of glasses, as they are a real time heads-up display. Capable of displaying information without obscuring your view, showing you crucial information like current speed, speed limit, directions, augmented parking which facilitates parking by projecting images from a camera housed in a mirror into the eyewear and can even display an x-ray vision of the car. Get the premium lifestyle and take the first step into vehicle virtual reality with the incredible Mini Augmented Vision Eyewear.