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Beautiful LEGO 2 Features Dark LEGO Sculptures

Beautiful LEGO 2 Features Dark LEGO Sculptures

A year ago, Mike Doyle released the book Beautiful LEGO. It was a celebration of LEGO building brilliance and it blew our minds to think people could create these sculptures while we were still building cars that looked like boxes on wheels. Now Doyle is back with Beautiful LEG...

After Selling Out in Record Time, Criquet's Nelson Stripes are Back

After Selling Out in Record Time, Criquet's Nelson Stripes are Back

Made with super soft 100% cotton, removable collar stays for an always crisp collar, and a style that’s perfect for the 19th hole, it’s no wonder Criquet’s Nelson Strip Players Shirt sold out in record time this past spring. Lucky for you, the shirt inspired by well-worn hand-me-downs from dad is now back in stock. Unwilling to accept that the perfect shirt was a thing of the past, Criquet co-founders and life-long friends, Hobson Brown and William Nachman, decided to reinvent a classic. Whether you dress the Players Shirt up or down, you’ll be ready for the 19th hole wherever you find it.

The Real Story of the American Chopper

The Real Story of the American Chopper

We love the way choppers look. We love the way choppers ride. We love shows about choppers, reading about choppers and looking at choppers. We love the idea of taking a perfectly good motorcycle and chopping it to make it your own. As much as we know we love them, we're nothing b...

Goodnight Brew Is A Parody For Beer People

Goodnight Brew Is A Parody For Beer People

You can get into pretty heated debates with people about the importance of published pieces of literature. We might not all be able to agree on Hunger Games versus Harry Potter, Tolkien versus R. R. Martin or favorite science fiction novels, but everyone can agree on children's b...

We Make Beer Tells The Story Of America's Craft Brewers

We Make Beer Tells The Story Of America's Craft Brewers

It wasn't that long ago when every bar had five different beers on tap all made from the same massive beer company. As time's gone on, some brewing renegades have helped us break these shackles and have tantalized our palates with interesting flavors in the process. We Make Beer...

The Beer Book

The Beer Book

The Beer Book is more than just a collection of beer ratings, recipes and food pairings. The Beer Book is a visual catalog of more than 800 breweries, beer trails and facts, organized into a guide with country and geographical areas. It's not exactly an encyclopedia of everyone's...

Angels Is 10x Better Than The Victoria's Secret Catalog

Angels Is 10x Better Than The Victoria's Secret Catalog

The Victoria's Secret catalog will always hold a special place in our hearts. It introduced us to sexy before we ever got a glimpse of Playboy. For the last 15 years, Russell James has been the primary photographer for the iconic brand, and now he's releasing this must-purchase b...

Bushcraft 101 Will Teach You To Survive In The Wilderness

Bushcraft 101 Will Teach You To Survive In The Wilderness

You can learn a lot of things from the Internet, movies and word of mouth, but sometimes you just have to turn to the professionals when you're looking for survival advice. When it comes to survival, Dave Canterbury is one of those experts. The co-owner and supervising instructor...

The Monocle Guide to Good Business

The Monocle Guide to Good Business

Since 2007, Monocle has been our go-to magazine for inspiring our work. Now the business/culture magazine has released The Monocle Guide to Good Business with the aim of inspiring readers to find or create a rewarding career. With an entrepreneurial spirit and a focus on creativ...

This Book Celebrates Banksy's Stay in New York

This Book Celebrates Banksy's Stay in New York

If you walked the streets of New York City last October, it was not uncommon to see people staring at graffiti and asking each other "Is that a Banksy?" Answer, it probably wasn't. Now, photographer and writer Ray Mock has given us a little look back at the month-long Banksy vis...