Houses Made from Whisky Vats

Houses Made from Whisky Vats

Whisky has been responsible for plenty of questionable decisions over the years, but turning the vats it ages in into building materials seems like a great idea. Originally conceived of for the Findhorn Ecovillage in Scotland by an American, Roger Douda, with four decades of conn...

Great Sleep Starts With Brooklinen Sheets

Great Sleep Starts With Brooklinen Sheets

Great sleep starts with great sheets. That’s why our friends at Brooklinen have crafted a set of sheets that will make your whole bed feel like the cool side of the pillow. They’re a team of sheet experts that cut out the middleman and put their products through a rigorous R&D process to ensure the optimal balance of quality, comfort, and affordability. You can mix and match their sheets to make your bed look as good as it feels. Plus, as a Cool Material reader, you can get $15 off your first purchase with code COOLMATERIAL.

nine37 Watch Prints

nine37 Watch Prints

nine37 is a small design house with an absolutely gorgeous collection of illustrated prints based on some great timepieces. Whether you're hanging one of the 18x24, luster photo paper paper prints unframed, having it framed for display or just giving it as a gift, there are plent...

Folded Vessel Storage Unit

Folded Vessel Storage Unit

Designed by Chen Chen & Kai Williams for Brooklyn-based design house Good Thing, Folded Vessel is a multi-purpose storage unit / rack unlike most other options on the market. Folded Vessel is made in Pennsylvania and assembles to form an open cube with legs that's perfectly ...

Tiny Arcade Fits in the Palm of Your Hand

Tiny Arcade Fits in the Palm of Your Hand

Tiny Arcade, produced by open source hardware company TinyCircuits out of Ohio, is producing retro arcade cabinets that are small enough to fit in the palm of your hand. Powered by a 32-bit ARM processor and housed in an acrylic, wood or 3D-printed enclosure, Tiny Arcade lets you...

This Nike Shoebox Is Actually a Safe

This Nike Shoebox Is Actually a Safe

If you're trying to secure your stash and you just happen to have a few pairs of Js still in boxes, you need look no further than the Mandem Safe. The prototype Mandem Safe features a 5mm folded steel interior with a cam lock and pre-drilled holes for floor mounting, and it's all...

MOC Nation Is Making Custom LEGO Sets

MOC Nation Is Making Custom LEGO Sets

If you're an adult fan of LEGO (that's AFOL), you've probably experimented making creations of your own with varying levels of success. Now, thanks to the guys at MOC Nation, you'll be able to craft the perfect human skull, red fox, UFO, bengal tiger and vintage floppy disk. MOC ...

Minima Moralia Pop-Up Studios

Minima Moralia Pop-Up Studios

Designed in London as a way to utilize backyards and interstitial spaces, Minima Moralia Pop-Up Studios are minimalistic structures designed to allow designers, sculptors, painters, musicians and other creatives to have a quiet space to get stuff done while still interacting with...

Calvin Klein Home Cotton Bedding

Calvin Klein Home Cotton Bedding

The same things you love about the iconic underwear Calvin Klein has been making since the 80s has finally been turned into a modern cotton bedding collection for Calvin Klein Home. The underwear-inspired collection is made from the same cotton-modal fabric that makes the unmenti...

Table Pong Project

Table Pong Project

To put it simply, the Table Pong Project combines the original Pong with a table... but it's so much more than that. What started as a hardware and software hack to pay homage to Atari Pong ended with a table and physical pads and a ball that plays like a combination of the origi...

Softub Is a Hot Tub You Can Move

Softub Is a Hot Tub You Can Move

Outside of the fact that it holds water, gets hot and has jets, the Softub is unlike any other hot tub you've ever seen. Twenty-five years ago, a group of engineers in a small shop in LA developed an innovative take on the hot tub that is equal parts cost-effective, durable, co...

Altimeter Table Clocks

Altimeter Table Clocks

With a clear nod to the altitude meters located inside the cockpits of WWII aircrafts, these Altimeter Table Clocks can lend an old school military vibe to any space you put them in. The authentic dial houses the remnants of a subdial that marked the plane's altitude, only it no...