What do you get when you team a world-renowned watchmaker with an iconic bootmaker? You get a bulletproof watch with a durable strap. The Timex X Red Wing Waterbury Watch Collection ($110+) are affordable watches that consist of stainless steel cases that range between 38 and 42mm. The cases houses a full arabic dial, and are water resistance to 50 meters. The Date models are in the 38-40mm range, and the chronograph model is 42mm. The strap is from Red Wing and perfectly compliments the classic look and size of the Waterbury.
One of the our major montras is that you should take time to contemplate every purchase. No matter how small, every product we come in contact with has the opportunity to enhance our lives. Yumaki Toothbrushes ($11-$15) are made with design, function and sustainability in mind and will definitely enhance each day. All brushes are made with recyclable PP material and bamboo handles, and 100% nylon bristles imported form Japan. The handles are shaped to fit perfectly in your palm and provide a great brushing experience. They also have a subscription program so you're never without a fresh brush ready to use.
When hundreds of fans of facial hair strutted their fuzz at the World Beard and Moustache Championships held in Anchorage, Alaska, renowned photographer Matthew Rainwaters was on hand to capture the action, The result is, Beard ($10), a collection of portraits that feature the most stylish, the bushiest and the downright strangest beers adorning the faces of men from around the world. The photos are taken in such a raw, stark manner these awesome beards speak for themselves although is a few words alongside them from several of the leading competitors including Steven Ra$pa and his unique creation Prepostero.
I love the idea that being in business and helping others, aren't mutually exclusive. Cole and Parker (named after the jazz greats John Coltrane and Charlie Parker for their belief in freedom of expression), create premium quality socks ($24+) with a purpose. That purpose is to change the lives of aspiring entrepreneurs locally and globally. Working with Kiva, a non-profit organization, 20% of the proceeds from each purchase will be dontated to support entrepreneurs in poverty. The socks are cool, the purpose is awesome, please check out Cole and Parkers Indiegogo campaign and support small businesses around the world.
Looking like it came straight from the set of a Hollywood action movie the Ariel Nomad ($78K) has arrived in the US. While it was revealed quite a while ago, this slick and quirky vehicle is completely street legal and if you’re unfamiliar with vehicles of its kind you're in for a treat. The Nomad is powered by a 235hp Honda Four-Cylinder engine in the rear of the vehicle. Two versions are available; the standard Nomad called the Nomad Sports is priced at $78,200 and the premium model the Nomad Tactical is priced at $90,450. The Tactical model features added skid plates, sump guards, lights and a winch.
The Reversys Boat ($TBA) wants to be the first boat with a retractable hardtop. The company is currently looking for funding for their concept, but based on the design and mockup that shouldn't be too hard. The whole idea is to have a convertible hardtop just like you've had in the auto industry for decades. The top of the cabin folds back to become a sunbathing deck at the rear of the boat.