Who says you can't have your cake and eat it too. The Adidas Pure Boost ($120) combines the best in performance Adidas has to offer wrapped in a stylish package. The Pure Boost midsole provides the maximum energy return and comfort in a minimalistic design. The shoe is topped with a simple upper that features breathable four-way stretch seamless material and no sock liner. Instead of the sock liner it has a Tirrenina suede heel made from sustainable luxury fiber without any solvents to keep your foot in place. All of this awesomeness only weighs 8.3 ounces. The Pure Boost will be available May 14th on the brands website.
People make a mess. Attempting Normal ($18) is about Marc Maron, at one time an angst-filled. parent-scarred, love-starved, drug-dabbling, lcomedian who had a dream of living the simple life with a wife, a home and a sitcom to call his own. Instead, he woke up one morning surrounded by a bunch of feral cats to discover he had been fired by his job on the radio and was financially and emotionally annihilated through a divorce from a woman who he thought he loved. He tried all manner of crazy things to mend his broken heart from Viagra to minor league hoarding. It was when he stripped down to absolutely nothing, however, that he started to find his way back. This is the book of Marc Maron's journey through his mind's wilderness, and a darn good read it is too.
It has been said that there is nothing lovelier than a tree, and Bryan Nash Gill, the Connecticut-based artist aims to prove this with his stunning book, Woodcut ($23). By creating large-scale, relief prints from cross sections of trees, Nash Gill reveals the sublime power that is locked inside those arboreal rings. He creates patterns that are not only beautiful but are also year-by-year timelines of lives of these damaged or fallen logs. The wood used he has rescued himself from the neighboring lands around his studio before extracting and preparing blocks of various tree species including maple, ash, oak, willow and spruce before creating his unique prints.
Our buying guide will show you some of the Best Tactical Backpacks available. These backpacks are designed to carry large amounts of gear under a multitude of situations. So whether you're going for an extended hike, mountain climbing, or you just needs something for your everyday carry arsenal these bags will fit the bill. But before we get started let's make sure we're all on the same page and clearly define a Tactical Backpack.
Our buying guide for “5 of the Best EDC Pens You’ll Never Want to be Without” is a must-read for the most practical and useful pens available on the market. Whether you are an on-the-job scribbler or a long-term writer, you can expect reliability and functionality. Whatever you choose, you can get premium performance for your everyday needs right now. All of these pens are grab and go, ready to use with no complications. First up is the Pilot G2.
There is nothing better than going down to the local pub, grabbing a pint and some great food. In his book, The American Craft Beer Cookbook ($13), John Holl has collected 155 recipes that were specifically chosen because they taste great with a brew. The recipes include everything from BBQ and pub standards, to breakfast fare and desserts. Yes desserts, such as the Beer Ice Cream Float or Chocolate Jefferson Stout Cupcakes.