If a wallet ever looked comfortable its the Alpha Card Wallets By Old Calgary ($35). The Alpha holds 4-6 credit cards and cash in a luxurious German wool felt. The leather is from Tuscany and it's used to create a small front pocket to hold a single card for immediate access. Additional pictures of the concrete, anthracite, and carbon colorways after the break.(more…)
Our buying guide lists some of the best messenger bags for men. The Messenger Bag was originally designed for the transportation of mail. They got their start being used by Pony Express riders, and more recently postal workers, and bike couriers. For the most part, they were made out of canvas and coated with wax for waterproofing.Modern bags come in a range of materials including canvas, leather, and nylon. Nowadays they're specifically designed to hold everyday carry gear like laptops, writing materials, and electronic accessories. Most can also double as a briefcase. The Messenger bag brands on our list include some of the top brands around. These include J. Crew, Hardgraft, Sandqvist, Mismo, and Filson. Take a look at our list and we're positive there's a bag you'll fall in love with.
If you're not inspired by this post game interview you just might be dead. With all of the crime and abuse going on with professional athletes, it warms the heart to see a younger generation taking on a positive message. The players name is Apollos Hester he plays for East View High School in Texas. The interview, by TWC News Austin reporter Lauren Mickler, comes after a 1 point victory over Vadegrift.
Some times you just don't want a soft supple leather toiletry bag. You want something hard, rugged, and durable. If that's what you're looking for, the Tooletries Case ($40) is the toughest toiletry bag on the market and should be just what the Dr. ordered. It not only protects the items in the bag, but keeps your clothes and personal items on the outside safe from spills and leakages. The Tooletries Case measures 10.2"L x 6.5"W x 3.5"H and you can get it in either a gunmetal grey, toolbox red, or matte black.
It is amazing what you can do with under 800 square feet of living space. The Wirra Walla Pavilion ($NFS) isn't the main home on this 80 acres private property, but it looks welcoming enough to be just that.The Pavilion was Matthew Woodward's first design project and he hit the ball out of the park. Of course to show off his newly acquired talents he needed someone to believe in him and who better than his father.The Pavilion is cantilevered over an embankment and floats just 500mm above the flood level. Just yards away from his father's main residence, the home takes inspiration from Philip Johnson's Glass House located in Connecticut.The home features a main sitting area with hot tub, which can be opened up to the outdoors via sliding glass doors, a bedroom, and shower. Add a small kitchen and this home would make a killer bachelor pad.
Sony is kicking its Walkman line up a notch with the soon to be released 3-in-1 Walkman WH Series Headpohones ($TBA). The headphones feature a built-in mp3 player (16GB for the top of the line NWZ-WH505's and 4GB for the NWZ-WH303's), and they can be flipped around and turned into xLound loudspeakers that feature Sony's Virtualphone surround sound. Fully charged the 505's will provide 30 hours of playback and the 303's will provide 20 hours. The headphones will be compatible with mac and pc devices via the provided cable. We'll update this post when we have more information on pricing and availability.