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Nice Laundry Sock Drawer Makeover SPONSORED

Season after season, Nice Laundry churns out the cleanest, most edited collection of socks out there. Their Spring/Summer 2015 collection just launched and the highlight is their “Sock Drawer Makeover," which is 18 pairs of fresh, high-quality socks for just $99 with free shipping. That's a fraction of the price you’d pay anywhere else. Plus, they’ll recycle all of your old socks for free—whether you’re a Wild Child or a Dreamer, that’s some Spring Cleaning you’ll actually do this year. Cool Material readers can even receive a special, limited-edition bonus pair with their first order. ... check it out
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Sriracha-Infused Snacks

From stout beer to salt, everyone's favorite rooster sauce has been infused with just about everything to varying degrees of success. The problem with all the less successful combinations is that you don't really taste the Sriracha, which isn't going to be an issue with this round of snacks because Huy Fong Foods is ... continue reading
$6+ buy MORE: Food & Drink, Sriracha.
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Brilliant Bicycle Co.

Brilliant is rethinking the bicycle in a similar manner to what Harry's did for razors and Warby Parker did for glasses—beautiful products, no middle man and a cost that won't make you do a double take at checkout. The entire Brilliant brand was built from the ground up, including spending months in Taiwan at the ... continue reading
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DIY: Wooden Beer Tote

We've featured a lot of different ways to get beer from point a to point b on Cool Material before, but never a DIY project about how to create your own wooden beer tote. You'll get a lot of points for having a sustainable, reusable way to get your beer to the party in style, but you'll get even more if you're the ... continue reading
MORE: DIY, Features, Beer.
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MMT Watches

Based in Hong Kong, the boutique watch brand MMT (from "memento") started out with pocket watches that blended the unique, organic properties of wood with the more technical properties of a watch movement. Now, they're branching out to wristwatches with their "R Series." The R Series includes four different watches ... continue reading
$180+ buy MORE: Style, MMT, Watches.
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GOODS: Spring Vests

Goods: Spring Vests Spring might mean it’s finally time to think about putting your winter coat in storage, but that doesn’t mean it’s all swim trunks and tees yet. You’re still going to need some sort of protection for the colder days, but there are alternatives to the standard jacket… like these ... continue reading
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Kame Hybrid Carry-on

Nendo, a design house out of Japan, has created a new hybrid polycarbonate-fabric suitcase for Fabbrica Pelleterie Milano (an upcoming Italian brand) called the Kame (so named for it's resemblance to a "tortoise," the Japanese translation of the word) that might just make us change our position about soft-sided carry ... continue reading
$190+ buy MORE: Gear, Luggage, Nendo.
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RHA Stainless Steel Earphones

RHA Audio has been designing, engineering and fabricating quality listening devices for a while, but their foray into the high-end with the T10i might be their best offering yet. The noise-isolating earphones are made with metal injection molded stainless steel for durability, but it also makes them look damn cool. ... continue reading
$200 buy MORE: Tech, Audio, Headphones, RHA Audio.
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The Scarface Mansion is up for Sale

You might not know this (we didn't), but Tony Montana's Scarface mansion has a name. The estate, known as "El Fureidis" and actually located in Montecito, California, recently underwent a multi-million dollar renovation so that the 10-acre property could be sold. They preserved the historic details (18ft central dome, ... continue reading
$34,000,000 buy MORE: Home, Movies, Real Estate.