The Timex and J. Crew have gotten together to create a beautifully simple timepiece. The Timex X J. Crew Andros ($118) is a diver style watch inspired by the Andros barrier reef. It features a quartz analog movement, functioning bezel, water-resistance to 100 meters, stainless steel watch case, a day and date window and a 18mm navy nato strap.
Forget about getting a plan ole fish aquarium and get a true conversation piece. The Jellyfish Cylinder Nano Aquarium ($250) takes about ten minutes to setup. When you're done, go to the companies website and enter the code that came with your package. Your jellyfish are then shipped by express delivery and on your doorstep in days.What makes the Nano so unique is a tank that mimics the natural open water habitat of jellyfish through laminar water flow pattern not possible in regular tanks. The tank also has an integrated mechanical, chemical, and biological filtration system that makes it easy to operate and clean.If you want the discounted price make sure you get in on their Kickstarter campaign, before it ends.
Who says you can't have your cake and eat it too. The Adidas Pure Boost ($120) combines the best in performance Adidas has to offer wrapped in a stylish package. The Pure Boost midsole provides the maximum energy return and comfort in a minimalistic design. The shoe is topped with a simple upper that features breathable four-way stretch seamless material and no sock liner. Instead of the sock liner it has a Tirrenina suede heel made from sustainable luxury fiber without any solvents to keep your foot in place. All of this awesomeness only weighs 8.3 ounces. The Pure Boost will be available May 14th on the brands website.
The Harutzim House by Sharon Neuman Architects ($TBA) is a great example of the popular open floor plan. The problem with older more traditional homes is you usually end up with an unused living room and dining room. With modern families it makes more sense to incorporate the eating areas and the living room into a larger main or great room. The main room in the Harutzim house features an open kitchen with lounge area to the side, access to the outside, two eating areas, and a large family room for entertaining . Hidden behind the cabinets behind the central couches is a desk area. Pretty much everything a modern family.(more…)
There's no reason to toss perfectly good knives and scissors just because they've gotten a little dull. The Work Sharp Knife & Tool Sharpener By Ken Onion ($130) brings industrial knife sharpening home. This tool is designed to sharpen every knife you own. It features a fully adjustable sharpening guide, and variable speed 3/4" x 12-inch flexible abrasive belts that can sharpen straight blades or serrated kitchen knives. Professional blade makers like Ken Onion use flexible belts for razor sharp blades. Now you can too with the Work Sharp Knife & Tool Sharpener.
If you're a sneaker head then you are very familiar with Nike's line of Air Max shoes. The new Nike Air Max 95 No-Sew ($150) have Nike's Air Max technology which gives you the maximum impact protection for repeated landings. The shoe also features a durable lightweight Ripstop material for the upper, No-sew tape which creates a stepped design, a waffled outsole for traction, and flex groves for an increased range of motion. The Nike Air Max 95 No-Sew is available in three cool colorways. Check them out after the break.(more…)