This post-apocalyptic thriller was a landmark movie of its time and over three decades later is still hugely watchable. Mel Gibson is Mad Max ($7), an Aussie lawman out to avenge the murders of his wife, child and partner in the barren wasteland that once was Australia. A gang of motorcyclists are responsible for the murders, which they carried out in retaliation at the death of their leader. Directed by George Miller and also starring Joanne Samuel and Hugh Keays-Byrne, this epic tales dishes up more action, thrills and adventure than one movie should be capable of, but it delivers on every level.
Ever wish you could wear your messenger bag like a backpack or visa versa? Now you can with the Carter Duffle Bag ($260) from Property of. This bag can be worn as a traditional backpack or across your body. It's made from crunchy coated cotton that has a distressed wash finish to give it that weathered and worn appearance. The zippers are heavy duty YKK and leather accents finish the bag. Whether it's an outing to the gym or a weekend adventure the Carter Duffle will fit the bill.
One of the most annoying things is to put your drink down at a party, and come back to find that you can't tell which one is yours. The Chalk it UP Chalkboard Slate coasters ($20) help fix that problem. Because they're made from the same material as chalkboards, you can write your name on the coaster and you're good to go. No more lost drinks. You will get a set of four 4"x4" coasters and chalk with your purchase.
The 80-Hour Rope Candle by Candle By The Hour - Vertical ($30) is uniquely designed and will set the mood for any room. The candle works by pulling the beeswax coil through the spring loaded clip in increments of 3 inches. Every 3 inches will burn approximately one hour and once the flame reaches the clip it will self-extinguish. It's made from 100% beeswax and is also available in a Horizontal Stand ($35).
The Boker Minibar ($52) may become your favorite everyday carry tool. Whether you need to open a can of paint, your favorite beer, or get out a stripped screw, the Boker Minibar can handle the job. The Boker features a lever extension, standard screwdriver, quarter inch allen wrench, and curved pry bar. It measures 4.5 inches and is made from heavy duty steel.
Tomos, out of the Slovenian city of Koper, has been building environmentally friendly scooters for the past sixty plus years. The scooters are known for their easy maintenance, ergonomics and style. The Tomos Classic XL Moped ($2177) showcases the best of these attributes. Made for commuting or leisure, the moped features a pedal start, automatic gear box, and weighs a little over 125 pounds. It's available in Green Mint, Baby Blue, and shadow Black.