This is a perfect weekend outfit. If you're looking to watch the game with some friends our take a quick jog, this is the outfit for you. It features a sweatshirt and gym shorts by Todd Snyder and some classic kicks, available on eBay, from New Balance.1. Sweatshirt: Todd Snyder Double Layer Popover Sweatshirt In Charcoal ($138) 2. T-Shirt: Apolis Transit Issue Merino T-Shirt - Heather ($68) 3. Shorts: Todd Snyder Thorpe Gym Short In Dark Charcoal ($125) 4. Shoes: New Balance M996DSKI ($150+) 5. Headphones: House of Marley Liberate ($80) 6. Watch: Uniformwares C40 Watch ($800) 7. Sunglasses: Ray-Ban RB3025 Aviator Sunglasses ($165)
The best word to describe the New Balance 1300 (White/Grey/Blue) ($160) is "Cool". The shoes feature a colorway that is laid back and sophisticated. It features a grey waist with the New Balance logo outlined in blue and light blue mesh accents which are trimmed with a light grey around the heel and toe cap. Everything sits on a white midsole and grey outsole.
Mini Weapons of Mass Destruction ($14) was PopularMechanics.com selection for one of The Best DIY and Home Improvement Books of 2009. We have come an awful long way from the era of the peashooter and with so many modern household items and office supplies around it is so much easier to create your own mini arsenal. Clothespins, toothpicks, rubber bands, binder clips, ballpoint pens, paper clips, plastic bits and pieces and, of course, matches and barbecue lighters, they are all in here and you have to see what you can make from them to believe it. The toy designer John Austin takes us through easy to follow step-by-step instructions for every project with materials, diagrams, ammo lists and construction tips. Boy this book is fun!
Whose side are you on? As you probably already know The Pirate Bay is currently the worlds largest torrent downloading site. On any given day The Pirate Bay clears 1 million unique visitors. Founded by Peter, Fredrik and Gottfrid, The Pirate Bay is now releasing a movie based on its copyright infringement trial called TPB-AFK ($10). The movie debuts on February 8th at the 63rd Berlin International Film Festival. The very second the movie hits theaters it will be made available via a Creative Commons license. You can preorder TPB-AFK from the website, or wait and download it for free from The Pirate Bay. While you're waiting check on the official trailer.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KCAGb7oSwDs
Created to address the need for multi-tool function at your fingertips, the Statgear Bitzblade 2.0 Multi Tool ($59) is a lightweight but durable addition to even the most equipped of field operatives. Weighing in at 2.2oz, this upgraded model comes equipped with a flashlight and the capability to interchange 3 tools between a knife blade, box cutter/scraper or a hex wrench/pry bar/bottle opener. In addition, the multi tool comes with 9 interchangeable, double-sided S2 steel bits and is fully compatible with standard 1/4" bits. The only tool you'll need for all those household tasks from cracking open a cold beer to changing batteries in the remote control.
I think it's safe to say the Ludovic Houplain loves logos. Ludovic is the co-director of the animated short film Logorama. He has worked with institutions like Air, Dior, Cannes, audi, among others. In his book, Logobook ($34) he has amassed over 7,000 symbols and trademarks from our world today. If you're a designer, student,into marketing or even just interested in contemporary culture, then this book is for you.