A Pencil For Fifty Three's Paper App ($60) is here and it looks like it's the next piece in the puzzle for artists. The problem with drawing or writing using a tablet and stylus is that you really don't get the feel and touch of writing on paper. But now it looks like Fifty Three has got that problem whipped.First they released their away winning app that allows you to draw without having to worry about all the complexities under the hood and now they have a digital pencil. The pencil has such great features as a kiss feature that allows you to active the pen with your tablet simply by touching it to the screen. It also has palm rejection which tells the tablet whether it's the pencil or your palm touching the tablet.And erasing has made easy by simply flipping the pencil over and using the eraser, no buttons to press at all. Taking style cues from classic drafting pencil, it fits comfortably in hand and is natural to use. The pencil is available in either seamless black aluminum or solid sustainable walnut wood.
Jack Spade and Barbour have come together to create an awesome limited edition jacket. The Jack Spade X Barbour Hopper Jacket ($799) takes country fundamentals and combines them with city aesthetics to come up with a jacket to fit any environment. The Hopper Jacket is made from waxed cotton and is reinforced by Cordura nylon. Additional features include a quilted orange vest, corduroy collar, custom hardware and american flag ventilation eyelets. A great jacket for Fall or Winter.
A 1936 Talbot Lago T150C Cabriolet by Carroserie Figoni et Falaschi ($TBA) is going up for auction on November 21st by RM Auctions. This beautiful car was designed by Italian Giuseppe Figoni and manufactured by Ovidio Falaschi. Its teardrop shape harkened the age of aerodynamics. Powered by an inline-6 engine which produced 140 horsepower the Lago T150C was able to reach top speeds of 115 mph which was enough to bring home a number of trophies back in the day. Only 11 of these cars was produced so if you're looking to bid on this one be sure to bring a big check. Additional pictures after the break.(more…)
If you're looking for a comfortable jacket this fall, check out the Pierrepont Hicks Gadwell Parka ($475). The Gadwell features a 60/40 out shell, a dual zipper, six outside pockets, and adjustable velcro cuffs. Inside you have a 100% wool, and orange nylon lining. You can preorder now with shipment expected in November.
The Friendly Swede Carabiner Grenade Survival Kit ($10) is a little amount to pay for those times when things get F.U.B.A.R. The kit features a everything you need to keep going. Tools include 9 feet of 500 lb paracord, a fire starter & tinder, a stainless steel sharp eye knife for cutting, 2 fishing lines 5 meters long, 2 weights, swivels, flots, and fishing hooks, aluminum foil, a needle wire, and an alcohol pad. The whole kit fits on a standard keychain.
Patchnride ($30) is the tool we've all been waiting for. It will repair holes in your bike's tires up to 3mm in a simple, quick procedure. All you have to do is locate the puncture using their leak detector, remove any nails or debris from the puncture site, insert the patchnride tool into the puncture, and push the go button. This will release the Air Seal Patch allowing you to remove the tool. Just fill your tire with air and you're good to go. No messy glues and you don't even have to remove the tire from the bike. Patchnride is available for pre-order today.