Stacked Wines packaging for their made for outdoors wines is simply ingenious. Each Stacked Wines ($13) package comes with four stemless wine glasses. Each glass contains about 187ml, so each stack equals about one bottle of wine. Stacks exclusive Vinoware wine glass is high-quality plastic made to mimic the look and feel of a wine glass. Vinoware is shatterproof, light weight, and protects the wine form oxidations and spoilage. This wine would be great for tailgating, horse shows, picnics or any outdoor activity.
Those in glass houses shouldn't throw stones but they should be throwing incredibly awesome parties on the breathtaking grounds of the Oak Pass Main House X Walker Workshop ($NFS). A Home Of Glass And Concrete With Canyon Views was created by the talented Walker Workshop and is located in Beverly Hills, California. A 75ft-long pool with infinity edges on all but one side nestles beautifully under one of the properties largest oak trees. The spectacular panoramic views can be enjoyed from various locations both in and around the property making it a holiday home located in your own personal paradise.
This great book Eat Your Vegetables ($17) was named as one of the best cookbooks of last year by The Boston Globe, The Atlantic and NPR's "Here and Now"! This is a fab collection of both vegan and vegetarian recipes for singles, those veggie lovers living in carnivorous households, couples seeking creative sides and anyone hankering after some plant based, smaller portion recipes. These all come courtesy of Joe Yonan, the must loved editor of The Washington Post and the author of Serve Yourself. Most people at some time will have faced the frustrations of trying to plan, shop and cook wonderfully tasty vegetarian and vegan meals for one, two or a small group. This a fab volume that should be on the shelf of every kitchen.
The Minuteman One-Handed Watch ($164) is a cool take on the standard military watch. The watch takes a simple approach to telling time and although it may be a little imprecise, it is still a quick and easy way to tell the time within 5 minutes in just a single glance. It has twelve main marks that denote hours and smaller marks that denote 15 and 5 minute intervals. The single hand makes two full rotations each day. This watch is inexpensive and would make a great daily wear watch as well as a great conversation piece.
United States of Americana ($10) is essentially a field guide to the American Roots movement and is a fascinating and vivid account of why and how young urban Anericans found inspiration in the culture and traditions of a time long gone and brought that ethos into contemporary life. Compiled by Kurt B. Reighley, a DJ, entertainer and writer based in Seattle, United States of Americana explores this buzzing cultural phenomenon. From the clothes, to the music, to the rejuvenation of home canning, food and drink, burlesque, circuses and straight razors.
The adidas Ultra Boost M ($175) is one of the best running shoes you can buy. They get their name from an incredible high rate of energy return provided by there Boost Technology foam midsole. The aforementioned midsole also gives you a grounded feel no matter the conditions. The shoe features a Primeknit upper with an external heel counter that flexes with every movement while locking you into the shoe for the snug sock-like feel. You also get a beautifully styled shoe that will go nicely with your favorite pair of joggers.