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8 Dream Cars You Can Now Afford

8 Dream Cars You Can Now Afford

Dream cars. We’ve all had them. Drooled over them. Maybe they were plastered on your bedroom wall as a poster or on your computer as wallpaper. Problem was that cars worthy of such dreaming often came with a steep price tag. Luckily, time went by and these dream cars, while s...

Squarespace Makes It Easy to Share Your Passion with the World

Squarespace Makes It Easy to Share Your Passion with the World

Make 2016 the year you finally turn that website idea into reality. Don’t worry, you don’t need coding classes or boring textbooks. Squarespace is the website publishing platform that allows anyone to easily create beautiful websites, blogs, portfolios, and e-commerce stores without touching a line of code. Not only that, you’ll get a personal domain and free hosting with every account, apps that allow you to monitor and update your site on the go, a free professional logo, and live support, 24/7. With Cover Pages, you can even create an easy to use single page website. Plus, as a Cool Material reader, you can save 10% off your first purchase with code COOLMATERIAL.

5 Books That Will Give You a Case of Wanderlust

5 Books That Will Give You a Case of Wanderlust

Late at night, when you’re in bed and your eyes are closed, what is that little voice in the back of your head saying? What, in this wide and open world, calls out to you? Is it a starry night sky, peeking in through the trees above, looking down on you from the open flap in yo...

Darth Vader Doing Everyday Things

Darth Vader Doing Everyday Things

Pawel Kadysz is a designer from Poland that has an eye for beautiful websites, interfaces and... Darth Vader. Kadysz latest series is a once a day project that depicts the dark lord of Tatooine doing the things we all do on a regular basis. Pumping iron. Operating a Dyson. Devour...

Giveaway: Win the Ultimate G.O.O.D. Bag ($5000 Value)

Giveaway: Win the Ultimate G.O.O.D. Bag ($5000 Value)

With the holiday hustle about to commence, you're gonna feel like taking a breather at some point. Maybe a weekend getaway, perhaps? Problem is, that holiday hustle will also pick your wallet clean. Well, if you handle the destination, we'll help out with The Ultimate Get Out Of ...

Jet-Setting On a Budget: 8 Great Airbnbs for $50 or Less

Jet-Setting On a Budget: 8 Great Airbnbs for $50 or Less

Traveling on a budget can be less than an ideal experience. However, the sharing economy has made it possible to stay in incredible locations and enjoy unique experiences without stressing the bank account. With that in mind, we have listed 8 Airbnbs in some of our favorite desti...

The Best Drones For Every Budget

The Best Drones For Every Budget

Technically speaking, the first drones were used in 1849 by the Austrians to drop bombs over Venice. By “drones,” we mean the Austrian army tied explosives to a bunch of balloons, floated them over Venice, and hoped for the best. Though the tactic is said to have scared the V...

Meet the Men of American Whiskey

Meet the Men of American Whiskey

These are the men behind the famous names on the labels. The iconic whiskey characters that helped make the spirits industry what it is today. These pioneers forged the path of whiskey in America. A path paved with corn and grains, distilled and matured in oak barrels. Most of th...

7 Japanese Menswear Brands You Should Know

7 Japanese Menswear Brands You Should Know

It’s been noted in certain circles that the Japanese do Americana just as good as the originates. Sounds crazy, but hear us out on this one. Our compadres across the Pacific Ocean are obsessed with American culture; be that with bourbon, grass-roots sports, TV shows, heck, t...

Ditch the Tonic: The 10 Best Gins to Drink Straight

Ditch the Tonic: The 10 Best Gins to Drink Straight

The Gin and Tonic is one of the most classic cocktails ever invented. First imbibed by British soldiers in the early 1800s, the G & T began as a way to choke down their daily dose of quinine tonic water. They quickly realized that the combination not only helped make the toni...

7 Great Vintage Watches That Won't Break the Bank

7 Great Vintage Watches That Won't Break the Bank

Men and watches go together like scotch and cigars; like fuel and spark; like bacon and freedom. It’s just how the world works. But many a misperception is founded on the pretense that good watches are always expensive, and that quality is best measured with a price tag. But t...

The 7 Best Cameras to Get You Back Into Film

The 7 Best Cameras to Get You Back Into Film

News Flash: Film is making a comeback, and in a very big way. You watched it happen with vinyl, and now you’re slowly watching it happen with film. But is it really that shocking? Just as people learned that analog sounds better with music, it also often looks better with photo...