Betabrand Sitting-Pocket Sweatpants

Betabrand Sitting-Pocket Sweatpants

There's a trade-off that comes with wearing a pair of sweatpants. Yes, you get the comfort your lazy Sundays require, but you also have to deal with your phone constantly falling out of your pocket every time you park it on the couch. Betabrand's Sitting-Pocket Sweatpants put an ...

Get Your Domain Before It's Gone

Get Your Domain Before It's Gone

If you’re thinking of running with a new idea, a domain is the perfect way to start. That’s why Squarespace Domains is making domain management and registration simple. With transparent pricing and free WHOIS privacy, you can rest assured that even when you’re making moves, your renewal rate isn’t. When it’s time to get your domain off the ground, you can easily connect it to a Squarespace website or online store. No confusion and no stress. So try Squarespace for free today. Best of all, when you decide to subscribe, you can save 10% with code COOLMATERIAL.

The Coolest Places You Can Visit On Google Street View

The Coolest Places You Can Visit On Google Street View

The Coolest Places You Can Visit On Google Street View You could shell out the cash for a plane ticket and a hotel near any of these places, but it would be far cheaper to take a virtual tour with Google. Thanks to Street View and Business View, some pretty interesting place...

The Most Beautiful Beer Cans of 2017

The Most Beautiful Beer Cans of 2017

The beer bottle is dying a slow death. Today's hottest breweries are ditching the glass and turning to the convenience and portability of the can. While we've mentioned a few can designs we've loved in the past, today there are more stunning examples than ever before. If you...

HEX Re-Engineered Condom

HEX Re-Engineered Condom

Strawberry flavored. Glow in the dark. Ribbed for her pleasure. There are a lot of takes on the condom, but few—if any—actually offer any real improvement over the basic latex version released years ago. That's why LELO created HEX. HEX is a re-engineered condom that lev...

The Orbiter Fidget Toy

The Orbiter Fidget Toy

If you’re anything like us, fidgeting is part of your creative process. Simply sitting still and trying to think up ideas never works. Instead of tapping your feet and snapping your fingers, pick up the Orbiter. The Orbiter is a titanium toy that leverages powerful Neodymium ma...

The Story Behind Monopoly Pieces

The Story Behind Monopoly Pieces

While many board games use colorful little pegs as markers, Monopoly, the game with the unique power to unite and divide a family in the matter of an hour, has those odd tokens you’re no doubt familiar with. You've probably played more than a few games with the little racecar or thimble but never stopped to think, "Why the hell am I a thimble?"

The Sunday Hangover

The Sunday Hangover

It’s been a rough couple of nights. Get a greasy sandwich and give your brain a rest. It’s time to kick back with some of our favorite videos and visuals from the past week. ...

What to Watch This Weekend: You Are Wanted

What to Watch This Weekend: You Are Wanted

With cable, Netflix, and internet options, finding the best thing to watch during your downtime is difficult. Instead of flipping through menus all weekend and settling on nothing, turn to What to Watch This Weekend, a series in which we give you our pick for the best new show or...

8 New Beers You Should Try

8 New Beers You Should Try

With so many breweries releasing so many beers, a beer lover can feel overwhelmed. Paralysis by analysis is real, so it can never hurt for a thirsty traveler to know what to look for. After you’ve made headway on the classics on this list, this list, this list, and this list,...

Reminder: Guinness Is Good for You

Reminder: Guinness Is Good for You

It's one of the great beer misconceptions. Guinness, with its dark appearance and somewhat creamy body, must be an incredibly unhealthy beer. Hell, we've had people tell us it's the same as eating a loaf of bread. Hogwash. As we hit St. Patrick's Day and you raise a pi...

Brass Mercator Knife

Brass Mercator Knife

The Mercator knife was first produced in Germany in the late 1860s and has since become a prized folder for its simple, functional design. This version, from the legendary Otter company, is made in Germany and boasts a brass handle that’s made from a single sheet of brass. Comp...