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 Subrr Cork Cards + Cash Wallet ($25) is made from cork which is sustainable and has the durability of leather but is 100% vegan. It can be washed with soap and water without harming the material and is naturally water resistant. The Cards + Cash wallet also has three separate pockets and can hold up 10 cards. Subrr is also offering an iPhone back and smaller card only wallet on their Kickstarter project currently running.
The Audi R8 Competition ($TBA) is looking to make a major entrance at the LA Auto Show on Thursday November 19th. Touted as the fastest car every made by Audi, the new sports car features some amazing specs to back up that claim. The New R8 will make its debut with a 5.2L V10 570-HP engine paired with a 7-speed trans, and sport exhaust system. The whole kit gets the R8 to 60 miles per hour in just 3.2 seconds with a top speed of about 199 mph.On the exterior it features a slew of matte carbon fiber components including the rear spoiler, engine bay, mirror housings, front spoiler, rear diffuser, and side blades. The interior is also splashed with a little carbon on the center console, and door sill inlays. The wheels are gloss black and wrapped in 305 cross-section tires, with stopping facilitated by ceramic brakes with red anodized calipers.If you want one of these bad boys you can place your order later this year with delivery expected early 2015. Only 60 units will be produced. The price of the beauty has yet to be released but rumors put it near $200K.
Functional, affordable and rugged are a few of the many reasons that make the KA-Bar KA-Barley Bottle Opener ($7) a must have addition to your tactical kit. Featuring an ergonomic KA-BAR oval-shaped handle and super-strong thermoplastic construction this handy tool can pry off the cap on any regular sized bottle. Ideal for popping in the car, or attach to a para cord lanyard and attach to your belt or pack for easy access. This incredibly affordable tactical tool is worthwhile purchase, and once you get yours in hand we’re sure you’ll agree.
Lots of new collections are dropping, and the latest is a collaboration between Beams and MR. Porter. The Beams Plus FW15 Collection ($65+) is a rugged, heritage driven, workwear line. Included are pieces you can wear every day that will fit any wardrobe. The coolest pieces in the collection are the Beams Plus Two-tone Wool Blend Flannel Bomber Jacket ($55), the Waffle-Knit Cotton Blend Beanie ($75), the Quilted Flannel Gilet ($285), and the cool as heck Slim-Fit Camouflage-Print Cotton-Flannel Shirt ($165). Finding a place to buy Beams gear across the pond can be an issue, pick up one of these cool pieces while you have a chance.
The BCX Slingshot ($185) is a handmade work of art inspired by the ever rugged axe handle. These limited edition slingshots are extremely powerful and made from custom pressed Spectraply Laminate core, with Hickory scales. BCX recommends 3/8" steel ammo for this guy. When you purchase you get the banded slinghsot, an additional band and pouch assembly, 1 civilware target, a BCX Tribe patch and instructions and safety guidelines.