Ben Dahl

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This Is What Tanner Goods Sounds Like

There's something about the whirring, clacking, banging and buzzing of a well-oiled machine that makes us feel like a kid in candy shop. Tanner Goods, the company behind all those awesome leather goods, has a whole shop of them. This is what it sounds like on any given day.
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Wear This: Back To Business

Vacation season is just about over, and that means it's back to business. With the right outfit of quality products and a new pen (or three), you won't even care that Summer seemed particularly short. You might have to get back to the grind, but that doesn't mean you shouldn't look good in the process. J. Crew ... continue reading
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This Minimal Wood Wallet Even Has Space For Change SHOP

With so many apps and things you can do on your phone to save space in your wallet, it’s really time you pared down that Costanza-esque monstrosity in your back pocket. The Poquito Wood Wallet is a cleverly designed wallet that looks good and stores all your cash-related items. It holds up to 6 cards and some cash securely, but what really sets it apart from similar wallets is the grooved coin slot. Each of these machine-cut, hand-polished wallets comes with an extra custom molded elastomer strap and more style than that leather bi-fold packed with receipts. ... check it out
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DIY: Modern Concrete Fire Pit

Doing It Yourself isn’t always the easiest or cheapest option, but odds are you won’t find anything more satisfying than finishing a DIY project with your own two hands. Each week, we’re going to showcase one cool DIY project tutorial from around the web. Hanging out around the fire with friends (with adult ... continue reading
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Stainless Steel Open Storage Containers

We generally don't like saying something is the "best of" anything because something will inevitably come out the following week that bests the previous "best of." When that happens, we look like jerks. That said, we're fairly confident that's not going to happen with the new Stacking Shelf Container 50 from Snow Peak. ... continue reading
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10 Siri Hacks You Need To Try

Everyone knows you can ask Siri to search the web for things, read your email out loud and have some Buzzfeed worthy conversations with her. We know she's had her issues in the past, but these ten tricks are reason enough to take her out of storage--which you can do by clicking Settings > General > Siri. Measurement ... continue reading
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The Toughest Mechanical Pencils Ever

Rite in the Rain makes some of the toughest notebooks on the market because they're made with a patented paper that's all weather. They made paper impervious to water, so it should come as no surprise that their take on the mechanical pencil is one of the best iterations yet. Using a resin barrel, patented expanding ... continue reading
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Noke Padlock Unlocks With Bluetooth

How many different padlocks do you have sitting in a junk drawer in your place just waiting for you to a) find the key (never gonna happen), b) remember the combination (yeah, right), or c) accept a and b are hopeless and just throw it out? If you're anything like us, the answer is more than one. If any of those padlocks ... continue reading
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