If you're into tasteful nudes, then boy do we have a treat for you. To celebrate their 10th issue the new magazine, Treats! has released 10 covers, by 10 photographers of 10 models. Called Treats! Issue 10 - The Girls Of Instagram ($30-$250) it takes a look at some of the most followed woman on Instagram. It pairs them up with world renowned photographers and gives them each a cover. It takes these woman out of their online comfort zones and puts them in unique positions. Some of the models involved in this series include Rocky Barnes, Sahara Ray, Ellie Gonsalves, and Jasmine Sanders. These are some of the most beautiful and followed on Instagram. Jasmine boasts 1.3 million followers alone. Take a look at the covers and let us know what you think.
The Cresta House by Jonathan Segal ($TBA) is located in San Diego, California and looks kinda like an above ground bomb shelter. The three story house is 5300 square feet and made entirely from cast in place concrete. If features floor to ceiling glass and huge openings to the outdoors. What's amazing about this structure is it's almost completely off the grid. Due to the thermal mass of the concrete, available sun shade, and the insulating effect of the pool, the 6.5kw solar array on the roof provides almost all of the power the home requires.
The beauty of beer is very much in the hand of those holding the glass. From the pouring to the storing, from the crushing of the cans to keg stand, from beer pong to beer bong, The Book of Beer Awesomeness ($13) is the definitive guide to beer drinking and could well be the bible for all brew lovers. Written by those experts who brought us The Book of Beer Pong, and featuring stacks of games of skill, memory and strategy and feats of fortitude, along with a host of other challenges and activities, this book is full of cup-flipping, kings-playing, frosty-mugged fun.
We usually like to feature gear that is available for purchase, but we just couldn't pass up on this little gem that was just sold at auction. Used by world record breakers throughout its many years, this Chassis COB 6041 1964 AC Cobra 289 ($SOLD) was upgraded in 1965 by the Team at Rossfeld with a new engine, gearbox and set of brakes. Raced throughout 1965 at Silverstone, Brands Hatch, and Castle Combe, this impressive motor vehicle was modeled to the vintage lover with its seductively smooth lines and iconic '65' race number stickers on the bonnet and side panel. The 6041 has raced throughout Europe as well as regularly appearing at the Goodwood Revival Meeting and Gentlemen Drivers series with great success. A superb example of exquisite vintage motor vehicle design as maintained by RW Racing Services.
Oh no! the Mercedes-Benz G-Class Cabriolet Final Edition ($260,000) has already been sold out through pre-orders but it is still worthy of great send off. Mercedes has been producing the Cabriolet for 30 years and after the last limited run of 200 units they will be killing it off. The latest run features a 388 horse engine and 540 foot pounds of torque. But as the saying goes "We hate to see you go, but love to watch you leave". Check out the interior after the break.(more…)
Weiss is an American watchmaking company that makes vintage looking pieces with mechanical movements. All of their watches are created by hand in Los Angles, California. Their latest release is the Weiss Field Watch ($950). The Field Watch features a manually wound Caliber 1001 movement, which is made from 100 Swiss made parts that are hand-finished and assembled in L.A. The case and caseback are made from solid stainless steel and polished by hand. Additional features include Super-Luminova on the hands, sapphire crystal, and water resistance to 100 meters.