Finding any space in New York can prove a challenge, so architects continue to stun us with their creativity, space saving solutions and innovation. The New York Apartment Interior X Ben Herzog and Kevin Dumais ($NFS had a lot of space to work with at the offset with this beautiful loft apartment however it lacked depth and character. The pair worked together to visualise a stunning contemporary space that perfectly balances a modern home’s creature comforts with sleek designer furniture and home furnishings. It certainly is a sight to behold and one that will never be replicated.
If you want to buy one of the must iconic vehicles around you have to hurry. VW will end production of the Volkswagen Microbus Kombi Last Edition ($36,00) after this next run due to updated safety regulations. The Microbus was originally introduced in Germany over 60 years ago and now Brazil is the only and last country still producing the vehicle. This last run will only see 600 of the vehicles produced, and each will feature a rear mounted 1.4-liter flex-fuel 78 HP engine, a two-toned paint job, curtains throughout the cabin, white wall tires, and a two-toned vinyl upholstery. But not to worry the retro van also comes with some modern touches including an iPod compatible MP3 sound system. Check out additional pictures after the break.(more…)
The Rokon Trail-Breaker Dirt Bike ($7350) has been designed with functionality and ease of use in mind. If you’re looking for a dirt bike that allows you to ride anywhere the Trail-Breaker is for you. They're so good at off road riding that the United States’ Armed Forces uses them.The Trail-Breaker sets the benchmark for dirt bikes and has lots of great features including patented auto-grab front suspension, hollow drum wheel, and 8x12x25” wide tractor tires. It’s also powerful and can tow up to 2,000 lbs, and with parts widely available it is easy to maintain and repair if required.
For those of you looking for a work of art, take a gander at the Arvak Bicycle ($11,200) created by Keim designers, Till Breitfuss and Paule Guerin. The bike is handmade from white ash. The frame is a composite of 24 layers vacuum molded into the beautiful frame you see here. The Arvak comes in your choice of fixed gear or single speed and features Corima Aero 2D wheels, Miche Primato Pista pedals, and a Volta k R1 saddle. Pre-orders are being taken now with shipping expected some time in October.
A money clip that can hold your money, cards, open your beer, and fit in your front pocket. What else can you ask for? The Brew Clip ($49) is the first money clip, which incorporates a stainless steel main clip with a 3D-printed nylon black exterior. The Brew Clip only measures 3.25" x 2.0". Its size makes it small enough to move from your back pocket to your front, saving your spine in the process. If you order from the Kickstarter you will save about 50% off of retail. Check out this video of the Brew Clip story.