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Inside Chefs’ Fridges, Europe

Inside Chefs’ Fridges, Europe

At some point, every single one you reading this has seen an episode of some sort of culinary television featuring at least one celebrity chef. They show you how to cook everything from scratch pasta to an entire family meal in less than thirty minutes… but can they really be d...

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.

Crafted Meat: The New Meat Culture: Craft and Recipes

Crafted Meat: The New Meat Culture: Craft and Recipes

While it might not be applicable for the herbivores reading this, there are few things that get most of us more excited than a fine spread of meat decorating a cutting board or cooking tray straight from the grill or oven. Henrik Haase, R. Klanten and Sven Ehmann agree, which is ...

Homemade Sausage Teaches You to Make Sausage at Home

Homemade Sausage Teaches You to Make Sausage at Home

We live in an age where it’s not all that difficult, regardless of where you live, to head to the local butcher to pick up awesome meats that you probably wouldn’t have access to otherwise. The handmade sausages you can get are some of the best you’ll eat, but what if you w...

Dave Pollot's Pop Culture Thrift Store Art

Dave Pollot's Pop Culture Thrift Store Art

Dave Pollot is a NY-based artist that, like most of us, grew up painting on everything he could find. Unlike us, Pollot is actually really talented, so we doubt his parents yelled at him for his creations (ours were really just scribbles on the walls). Fast forward a bunch of yea...

Anatomy in Black Coffee Table Book

Anatomy in Black Coffee Table Book

The human body is a fantastically complex machine that still has plenty of mysteries to unlock, but we know enough things about human anatomy to have some really cool books about it. Few, if any, of them look anywhere near as good as Anatomy in Black. Using double page spreads wi...

The Pizza Book

The Pizza Book

If we're being completely honest, we've only attempted to make pizza from scratch at home a few times. It never came out right. We're experts at pre-heating the oven and cooking someone else's hard work, but we've never been able to get that same quality you'd get by just going t...

A Visual Guide to Drink by Pop Chart Lab

A Visual Guide to Drink by Pop Chart Lab

At this point, Pop Chart Lab should be considered the expert on all things infographic. Learn more about whiskey than you ever thought you'd want, or need, to know. Same goes for coffee. And beer. Sandwiches. Cameras. They've covered just about anything we'd ever want to see in a...

The James Bond Archives: SPECTRE Edition

The James Bond Archives: SPECTRE Edition

Three years ago, Taschen, maker of the finest coffee table books around, released The James Bond Archives, a detailed account of the makings of all the Bond films. Well, with the release of Spectre, that book is no longer complete, so the publisher went ahead and updated it. T...

Cinema Drivers Prints

Cinema Drivers Prints

Cinema Driver by Mainger is an absurdly cool collection of the cars, bikes, vans, motorcycles and other forms of transportation that famous characters were known for. Hankering for some Scooby Snacks? Check out the gang in front of the Chevy Van best known as the Mystery Machine....

Gear Patrol Magazine

Gear Patrol Magazine

The guys over at Gear Patrol kinda have a thing for adventure. So much so, in fact, that their adventure coverage has now spilled out of their site and onto the printed page. The first issue of their magazine takes readers to stops around the U.S., Canada, Chile, and Norway, a...

Stormtrooper Helmets for Animals

Stormtrooper Helmets for Animals

Star Wars: The Force Awakens is on the horizon, and much like everyone else, we’re completely stoked to see what unfolds in Abrams’ take on the franchise (even if Jar Jar Binks doesn’t end up being a master Sith Lord). New York-based designer Blank William clearly has a bit...