Simon Stålenhag’s Alternate Future Works Now Available In Two Books

Simon Stålenhag's work is absolutely amazing. His retro-esque, sci-fi images depict a world somewhere between comic books, video games and actual reality. We talked about the dinosaurs, robots and futuristic landscapes before, but now they're finally available in English, in hard cover print on premium grade art paper. The first book, Tales from The Loop, was originally released at the Swedish Book Fair in September 2014. It contained a full set of paintings from The Loop, a particle accelerator hidden beneath the Swedish countryside. The second book, Swedish Machines, Lonely Places, is currently in development with a late 2016 release planned. You can finally experience the homegrown sci-fi from Sweden that only Simon Stålenhag could produce in lavish art book form, instead of just on a ... continue reading
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The New Nomads

The New Nomads is a celebration of freedom. It's about not being tied down to a place or a particular life. The new book from Robert Klanten, Sven Ehmann, and Michelle Galindo documents the lifestyle of the modern urban nomad. Highlighting the mobile furniture, workspaces, and digital tools these people use to make ... continue reading
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Pop Chart Lab’s Beer Prints and Products SPONSORED

Learning about beer doesn't have to involve a boring textbook. Beer is fun, so shouldn't learning about it be as well? Pop Chart Lab creates incredible prints and products—growlers, glasses, coasters, bar towels, and bags—that offer up stunning doses of brew-related knowledge. Whether you want an eye-catching print of all the breweries in the United States, a colorful Venn diagram of ingredients, or an incredibly detailed wall map of beer styles, Pop Chart Lab has you covered. Every item marries data and design and makes beer education enjoyable and eye-catching. ... check it out
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True Detective Motion Posters

As if we needed any more to get us excited for the second season of True Detective, HBO went ahead and released these hauntingly beautiful motion posters. Each moving image is overlaid with the text "We Get The World We Deserve." The second season, which stars Colin Farrell, Vince Vaughn, Rachel McAdams, and Taylor ... continue reading
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10 Movies That Made Us Cry

It's time to leave the macho persona at the door. We'll admit it, some movies just get us right in the feels. And, unless your heart is made of stone, we're guessing you're the same way. We asked around the office and found 10 films that have made the guys at Cool Material cry like little, puny babies. The Green ... continue reading
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Handcrafting Sunglasses With Dick Moby

We'll be honest, we can't get enough of these artisan videos. And while many are very similar, Dick Moby adds a bit of cheeky fun to their short film highlighting the making of a pair of their sunglasses. Let them take you on a two-minute trip through their factory and show you what goes in to making a pair of their ... continue reading
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Vinyl Me, Please Sends You Exclusive Album Pressings Every Month SPONSORED

Say hello to the best damn record club around. Vinyl Me, Please delivers exclusive album pressings right to your door that you'll actually want to hear. Each comes with original 12" x 12" album-inspired artwork and a custom cocktail pairing so you can enjoy a drink when you listen. Basically, it's Record Store Day without the lines and with free delivery. Past selections have included albums from War on Drugs, Madvillain, and more. Join the community of fellow music lovers and get your next favorite album delivered right to your doorstep. Request your invite today. ... check it out
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Menswear Illustration Book

Richard Kilroy is a renowned menswear illustrator with a style described as "an interplay of photorealistic aspects and dynamic line." The illustrations mix pencil and color, along with varying levels of realism to create some of the coolest menswear illustrations—which is why Kilroy's client list reads like a who's ... continue reading
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