Playing chess makes you smarter, period. But that doesn't mean you have to play on an ordinary chess board. Umbra and Designer Adin Mumma have created the Wobble Chess Set ($265) that offers a beautiful design aesthetic while providing you with the exercise you brain needs. The chess board features minimally design pieces with simple curves. Each piece is made from stained beech wood and has a weighted metal base that allows it to wobble. The pieces sit on a walnut?and maple board with curved squares that hold the pieces in place.
How would you like to enjoy an ice cold whiskey or any other beverage for that matter without it tasting diluted? Everybody would! There is nothing like sipping a cold whisky or your favorite spirit after a stressful day, and with Whiskey Bullets ($45) you can take your time to enjoy that special vintage, and savor every note! They look fantastic sitting in the bottom of your glass while catching up with friends or family and make a nifty little gift idea. Head on over and check them out!
This outfit is perfect for those cooler summer days. You can just wear the T-shirt or transition to the wearing the navy bomber jacket at nights. Simply perfect.1. Jacket: Todd Snyder Bomber Jacket In Navy ($395) 2. T-Shirt: Handvaerk Crew Neck T-Shirt ($95) 3. Pants: J. Crew Chino In 484 Fit ($75) 4. Sneakers: Adidas Originals Stan Smith ($79) 5. Sunglasses: Rayban Custom Aviator Glasses ($180) 6. Wallet: Miansai Modern Billfold Wallet, Cognac ($135) 7. Bracelet: Miansai New Gamle Leather Bracelet ($55)
The beautifully refined Omega Speedmaster Apollo 11 45th Anniversary Watch ($TBA) was introduced at Baselworld 2014 and I just might need to add this guy to my collection. The watch celebrates the first lunar landing and its connection to the original Speedmaster. The watch features some interesting innovations such as the black PVD dial which was created by a laser removing material to create the name, sub-dial and hour markers. While the hands, indexes, and bezel are enhanced with 18K Omega Sedna gold. Additional features include a 42 mm case, a scratch resistant sapphire crystal with anti-reflective treatment on both sides, an Omega 1861 movement, and water resistance to 50 meters (167 feet). This collection is a limited edition watch and only 1,969 pieces will be released in June 2014 when it hits stores.
Adidas and Raf Simmons have come together to create some amazing runners. The Adidas x Raf Simmons Ozweego 2 ($355) are characterized by multicolored silicone bubbles that accentuate the shoes classic silhouette. The shoe has synthetic and mesh uppers, a Adiprene midsole, an Adiwear outsole, with the iconic three stripes printed on the heel. The Ozweego come in 4 bold colorways.
The handcrafted in Nashville, Tennessee Coin Guitar Picks ($20-$25) by dustin Michael Headrick are "a celebration of coin, music, and country." The coins feature a raised insignia that makes them easy to grip and because of their heft your will get increased volume from your instrument, whether you're playing a guitar, ukulele or a mandolin. When you order you get a set of two picks which include standard quarters or Liberty and Kennedy dollar coins.