Over the years the big Lebowski has developed something of a cult following. If you're one of the die hard you'll surely enjoy The Big Lebowski Pinball Machine ($8500)."Each of the three playfields, main, upper, and sub playfields feature authentic, licensed images which bring you right into the world of the Dude. The subplayfield features a replica Brunswick™ bowling alley with individual control of each pin, giving you realistic scoring."If you preorder by October 19th you'll get a bunch of cool swag like t-shirts, behind the scenes photos, videos and tours, an invite to the launch party in the Netherlands, and a custom woven, perfectly sized rug for your new pinball machine.
If you consider yourself to be innovative, or inventive, or both when it comes to cooking it can be difficult to find an outlet for your creativity as opposed to just following recipes. Cooking For Geeks ($7) is the book you have been waiting for. It goes behind the dish and looks at the science involved in cooking a meal. This is so much more than a cookbook, as it takes your curiosity for new discoveries and applies it to the kitchen thus allowing you to learn what makes a recipe work so you can improvise and create it yourself. A very clever book that makes a fascinating read.
Leatherman makes some of the best multi-tools ever. The Leatherman Style CS ($17) provides you with all the tools you need to make it a part of your EDC (everyday carry). The CS comes with a 420HC clip-point knife, spring-action scissors, nail file, tweezers, a flat/philips screwdriver, and a combination carabiner/bottle opener. Fully closed it measures under 3 inches so it's small enough to fit in your pocket or you can use the carabiner to clip to your pack or belt loop.
Penfield is known for making some of the highest quality outerwear on the market. They're taking a bit of a departure to introduce their Penfield Tala Patterned Field Pack - Duck Camo ($90). The pack's shell is made from 100% cotton and has adjustable straps and a zip around closure. An exterior pocket is large enough to hold essentials you need to access quickly. You also get an interior laptop slot that provides a snug secure fit.
In the mood to just head out? Well this is the outfit for you. The focal point is a t-shirt from Pilot & Captain. It comes in multiple destinations so if you're not fond of Philly check out their website for more options. The t-shirt is paired with jeans from Rogue Territory, and a pair of discontinued shoes from New Balance. Don't worry though becuase we've provided a link from eBay where you can pick up a pair at a premium. The outfit is capped off with a beautiful backpack from Mismo>1. T-Shirt: Pilot And Captain Philadelphia | PHL ($32) 2. Denim: Rogue Territory Slub SK 17 OZ ($245) 3. Shoes: New Balance M996DSKI ($150+) 4. Bracelet: J. Crew x CAPUTO & CO. Hand-Braided Bracelet ($75) 5. Hat: Ebbets Field Flannels For J.Crew Brooklyn Eagles Ball Cap ($50) 6. Backpack: Mismo Backpack Navy & Dark Brown ($425)
If you've ever wanted to turn your laptop screen into a touch screen, your prayers have been answered. The Neonode AirBar turns any laptop into a touchscreen ($49). AirBar projects an invisible light field on the surface of your display allowing you to touch the screen and interact with Windows 8 or 10 gestures. This kind of tech is perfect for designers, teachers, and pretty much anyone who gives presentations. AirBar is available for pre-order at the moment. They say that a PC version is coming soon, and if you have a Mac, you're out luck. There's limited functionality for OS X, but no official support.