If you looking for insight on how create a stylish life, then checkout The Mr Porter Paperback ($35). The book profiles style icons from across the world and not only gives you tips for dressing well, but also provides pointers on how to handle life's activities with the utmost style.
The Adidas Consortium Boston Super OG ($145) is Adidas' latest collaboration with the Boston Marathon. Originally scheduled for release earlier this year but delayed due to the bombing which occurred at the finish line. This latest runner by the Adidas Consortium has the 1984 Boston Super in its genes. The original design has been reworked with the addition of vintage suede overlays and a nylon mesh underlay. Additional premium touches include leather stripe decals, Ghilly lacing system and a Consortium Branded Tongue Tab.
To commiserate the final season of Breaking Bad, Citizen Brick has put together the Breaking Bad Superlab Playset ($250). The playset includes over 500 pieces and three figures that resemble the cast. Because this is such a limited edition please allow 2-3 weeks for delivery.
An offer nobody can refuse; a look behind the scenes of the Coppola masterpiece. "It's dangerous to be an honest man." Michael Corleone, Godfather III. The Godfather Family Album ($28) is an inside look at one of the greatest franchises in movie history. Steve Schapiro was the special photographer who had unprecedented access to the sets and locations of Francis Ford Coppola's iconic Godfather trilogy. Schapiro had the enviable opportunity of witnessing some of the most legendary actors in cinematic history giving some of their best ever performances. Schapiro has immortalized Brando, Pacino, De Niro, Caan, Duvall and Keaton in images that have not only become iconic but are also instantly recognizable and have been imitated endlessly. For the first time Schapiro's finest shots from all three movies are brought together in one volume. Your coffee table doesn't want this book, it NEEDS it.
The watchmakers from Filson have done it again with the release of the Filson Air Scout Watch ($1000), a stunning limited edition watch. Based on the watches used by the US Forest Services Smokejumpers this stylish and sleek watch features a brushed aluminium 45.5mm case and a bold and striking super lumi-nova dial. It also features a black leather NATO strap along with additional nylon straps in red and khaki so you can mix and match. Watch lovers will no doubt love adding this stunning piece to their collection but it will set them back $1000.
The 2015 BMW i8 ($136,000) was recently put on display at the Frankfurt Auto Show. The plug-in hybrid is BMW's latest release in the high-performance category. The i8 is built from carbon-fiber reinforced plastic and has an aluminum platform. It has two engines, the gas motor is 3 cylinders and puts out 236 foot pounds of torque. The electric motor is 131 horses (96 kilowatts) and puts out 184 foot pounds of torque. Maximum output is an impressive 362 hp and 420 lb-ft. The really cool thing is that when tested the i8 got 94 miles per gallon. Expect the i8 to be released some time next spring.(more…)