The House IV by De Bever Architecten ($TBA) is the perfect example of a small addition making a huge impact. The Dutch architectural firm created an 800 sq. ft. addition that contains large glass walls to create a oneness with the outdoors. The addition features a studio, bedroom, bathroom, living area, and a small swimming pool.(more…)
The Cardiff S-1 Skate ($160) is an over the shoe 3-wheeled skate that provides a high level of comfort, convenience and performance. The three wheel configuration and breaking system provide a more stable and convenient platform than conventional skates. While the Patented, spring-loaded automatic size adjustment system lets you to strap the skates to your shoes in just a few seconds. The Cardiff S-1 Skate will fit boys shoe sizes of 4 to a men's 13 and a women's size of 5.5 to 14.5. Check more pics and a video of the skates in action after the break.(more…)
If your house caught fire and you could only grab one or two thing what would they be? Foster Huntingdon has been collecting the answer to this very telling questions from thousands of respondents across the globe is a bid to get to the heart of what holds the most value today. The Burning House ($13) is the result of this painstaking research and it features the best of Huntington's hugely popular website TheBurningHouse.com, as well as a whole load of new material. This gives us a fascinating insight into what modern society hold most dear, and there are some very surprising results.
The Saucony Grid 9000 Hallowed White/Black ($80) will make a perfect addition to your fall wardrobe. The new kicks are based on the old school Saucony 9000s and feature a lightweight synthetic upper, with an interior bootie construction. The front panels are enclosed in an off white, and the rear in all black. The entire kit sits on an oreo style EVA midsole with a visible G.R.I.D system and a triangular lug rubber outsole for optimum traction.
The enchanting Gute Collingwood Shepherd Hut ($CALL) looks like a Hobbit will emerge at any moment with 2nd breakfast. Yet this quaint little mobile home is surprisingly spacious and modern on the inside. Modular furniture and its minimalist design help to make the most of the space available, leaving you to enjoy your freedom. The tough, hard-wearing exterior means that you'll remain comfortable and warm no matter the weather. This future classic balances contemporary luxuries with yesteryear aesthetics for the best of both worlds. With every Collingwood designed for you it's an experience to savor.
I view people who customize bikes more as artists than mechanics. It's fascinating to see the works of art they're able to create from metal and sweat. Revival is the cultural center for motorcycle enthusiasts in Austin, Texas. They create beautiful expressions of purpose and form. The customized Ducati SportClassic by Revival ($TBA) is their latest creation. The bike features a customized alloy tank, tail section, fenders, mounts, exhaust and much more. It also has a nickel-plated frame and swingarm, LED lighting on the front and rear, and a full Ohlins suspension. The wheels are carbon fiber Alpina Wheels with racing rain tires. The handmade leather seat by New Church Moto finishes off this beautiful piece. (more…)