Mike Newman

About: Managing Editor at Cool Material

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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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The Pin-Up on Conti Bier Cans Strips When It’s Cold

Keep your color-changing mountains, we'll go with something a bit more enticing to chill. Conti Bier cans feature a pin-up model whose dress comes off when the temp is just right. Why someone would remove clothing as temperature drops is anyone's guess, but we're not complaining.
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The Sunday Hangover

1 Jonathan Leder Photography (NSFW) - Jonathan Leder 2 8-Bit Scarface - Hypebeast 3 Unusual Beer Glasses That Don’t Suck - Cool Material 4 Making Knives By Hand - Sploid 5 Jimmy Fallon Talks About the SNL 40th Anniversary - Youtube 6 The Breaking Bad Art Exhibit - Hypebeast 7 Lou Reed on Guns ... continue reading
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The Weekend Agenda

1 LOOK AT THIS: Hans Feurer Photography - Hans Feurer (via Mash Kulture) 2 READ THIS: Finding Street Fighter in the UFC - Fightland 3 MAKE THIS: One Board Chair - Instructables 4 EAT THIS: The Most Instagrammed Dishes in NYC - First We Feast 5 SEE THIS: All the Wilderness - Apple 6 DRINK THIS: Classic ... continue reading
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Decoded: Heinz Ketchup

Whether to top a burger or to dip some fries, the ketchup of choice is almost always Heinz. The famous ketchup has been produced for well over 100 years and annual sales now reach around $1.5 billion. But how much do you know about the king of condiments? Here’s a little history and insight into the label and the ... continue reading

‘The Gentleman’s Guide to Cocktails’ Bound by Hand in Traditional Leather SHOP

A man’s bookshelf is a window to his life. It can share both his interests and his taste. Interesting and informative titles are good, but interesting and informative titles packed in classically good-looking leather covers are even better. The Gentleman’s Guide to Cocktails is 144 pages of mixed drink knowledge that’s been bound by hand in traditional leather worthy of some mahogany shelves. You’ll be crafting the perfect gimlet in no time, and your bookshelf will start looking like it belongs to a true gentleman. Monogramming available. ... check it out
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Goods: Unusual Beer Glasses That Don’t Suck

Goods: Unusual Beer Glasses That Don't Suck When you think of an unusual beer glass, you probably think of a novelty item for sale at Spencer Gifts that’s sadder than the swill someone will put in it. That’s why, for the most part, you should stick to the appropriate glassware for your different brews. That ... continue reading
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