I love little gadgets for the office and these little guys look real entertaining. Little Robot Friends ($50) are customizable robots that have their own personalities. They can sense the amount of light in the room, hear sound, detect touch and communicate with each other using infrared light. RGB LED lights combined with a 250mW speaker allow them to express their current moods, while settings on six resistor shoe laces give the little guys their personality and affect how they respond to different stimuli. The Kickstarter project is in progress.
Flatpack Go-Karts? If the one thing holding you back from getting a thrilling Go-Kart is the expense of shipping then the Flatpack Go-Kart by PlyFly ($790+) can take away that added cost. Plus you can enjoy getting hands-on with your new toy by building it yourself! There is nothing quite like the feeling of taking your first corner in a Go-Kart you made with your own hands. Each kit comes ready to assemble with either a 2.5 HP or 4 HP engine. The fun is endless and available right now, so don't miss out.
The Superfly GT 42 Superboat ($TBA) takes a family cruiser and a racing boat and creates something that's absolutely beautiful. It is an awesome fusion of power, elegance, and utility. The guys who make the Superfly GT 42 have over 40 years of experience in the boating industry. And their expertise shows in the features of this impressive boat.The new Superfly GT 42 has an aggressive and lightweight hybrid carbon hull. As far as power plants you get your choice of, twin or triple outboards, double inboards or the eco-friendly hybrid version.But the quality doesn't end at the interior. The new Superfly offers you two separate cabins, one forward and one large owner's cabin in the rear. In the forward cabin, you will find two separate beds and lots of smart storage room. In the owner's cabin, you will find a double king sized bed and lots of storage.You also get a saloon that contains a spacious living area combined with a full sized high tech kitchen and a dining table. And lastly, in the cockpit, you will find a spacious U-shaped sofa that within seconds transform into face forward seats when it’s time for take-off. A table is hidden under the floor and folds up by a push of a button. Basically whatever you need this boat has. Interested? Give the guys a call. I'm sure they'll build one for you.
Answering the universal desire for modern housing, the Honomobo Shipping Container Homes ($CALL) offer a durable and quickly installed home with the addition of striking interior design. Working hand in hand with each client, Honomobo homes come in a range of different layouts from 1 bedroom studio-styles through to two-storey family homes complete with walk-in closets and free-standing bath tubs. Bringing the dream of owning a container home into the realm of reality, these modern houses are meticulously designed to ensure they fit all the client's personal needs. A home for the modern family or the lone architect who wishes to break free from traditional housing.
If your looking to make a statement this summer, check out the new SHWOOD Stone Collection Sunglasses ($325). These glasses are so cool. They're made by fusing slate stone with premium birch wood. The inlays are made from hand-poured pewter giving the glasses a rugid but sophisticated look. SHWOOD is known for using natural elements in its glasses and the Stone Collection takes that philosophy to the next level. Production is limited to only 200 pairs. Check out this [video_lightbox_vimeo5 video_id=61935486 width=640 height=480 anchor=video] of the manufacturing process.
Caps: One Size Fits All by Steven Bryden ($21) traces the roots of the cap from a necessary work item to a fashion statement. The book contains 192 pages of detailed color photographs, and interviews with icons in the cap game like Supreme's Aaron Bondaroff and Craig Ford of BAPE. Caps takes a look at the deign and construction of these hats as well as a detailed look at some of the top brands, like Supreme, Ralph Lauren, and Stussy. And if you're looking for new ways to sport your cap, the book also has a street style showcase showing how folks are sporting their caps around the world.