The Vintage Electric Cafe ($3995) looks like a run of the mill vintage bike. On its own very cool. You can easily see yourself headed out to the beach or out on a ride around the neighborhood with your girl. But the Cafe has something a little extra. A powerful 750w battery. The battery has a 20-60 mile range, can go up to 28 miles per hour and only takes about 2 hours to completely recharge. Another great feat is the battery is completely removable. When you're done with your ride just bring it in and plug it into an outlet. All these features add up to one easy going day.
The Frankies Spuntino Cookbook ($) is directly from the sizzling restaurant scene that is Brooklyn comes one hot cookbook. Everyone from urban kids to families to locals to celebs flock to Frankies Spuntino. The restaurant with the brick walls and tin ceiling sits in Carroll Gardens, and Frank Bruni from the NYT says it offers food that is completely satisfying. The 2 Franks are veterans of the gourmet kitchen and have created a witty cookbook full of all your favourite recipes adapted so they can be created at home. A great buy whether you are an absolute beginner or a seasoned cook.
Recognised for their collaborative processes that bring together client dreams with functional design, the people at Carney Logan Burke present The Barn ($NFS) . Built as a guesthouse on the homeowner's current property, the building was built with exact specifications to emulate 19th-century working barns. The large second-story glass wall which looks out on the Jackson Hole Mountain Resort provides the property with both fresh air and outstanding views while the general barn shape keeps this property classic and traditional through out. The property also boasts a dedicated work out area and a large first-floor garage built to homeowner's specifications.
This definitely goes in the 'I want one' category. The Hammacher Schlemmer Golf Cart Hovercraft ($58,000) was first introduced earlier this year when Bubba Watson was seen using one. The first thing out of my mouth was where do you get one of those. Now it looks like you can get one. The Hovercraft can go over any part of the golf course including the rough, sand traps, and water hazards. It has a 65-hp engine, can reach speeds of up to 45 mph and holds up to four passengers. Just image the look on the beer girls face when you pull up in one of these.
The Shawshank Redemption ($5) is another movie that is oft seen on the must see lists. Based on a short story by Stephen King, it's the story of two prisoners who form a bond over several years and who find both redemption and solace through acts of common decency. Directed by Frank Darabont and starring Tim Robbins, Morgan Freeman and Bob Gunton this is a movie that gets inside your head and never leaves.
Looking for a summer outfit that can transition from a hot day to a cooler evening? Then this is for you. It contains J.crew classics, like their denim shirt, shorts, and canvas Vans. But also some flair with the stripped shirt from Todd Snyder.1. Shirt: J. Crew Denim Shirt ($88) 2. T-Shirt: Todd Snyder Striped Button Pocket T-Shirt ($95) 3. Shorts: J. Crew 7" Stanton Short In Garment-Dyed Cotton ($65) 4. Shoes: Vans For J. Crew Canvas Authentic Sneakers ($60) 5. Belt: Caputo and Co. Brown Ring Belt ($125) 6. Watch: Hamilton Khaki Field Automatic ($350) 7. Wallet: Tanner Goods Utility Bifold Indigo Two Tone ($105) 8. Glasses: Ray Ban Clubmaster ($113)