The Funkiest Patterns at Svenskt Tenn

The Funkiest Patterns at Svenskt Tenn

While in Stockholm for the launch of Volvo's new XC90, we took some time to peruse the Scandinavian design shops that litter the streets of the Swedish city. While many of these stores and studios contain the same minimal aesthetic you'd expect from the Ikean utopia, there's one ...

Introducing: MVMT Sunglasses

Introducing: MVMT Sunglasses

For too long, sunglasses have either been affordable but poorly made, or solid but so pricey you’d consider taking out a loan to buy them. It’s time for a better option. MVMT is proud to introduce their line of sunglasses that aren’t plagued by retail mark-ups and cheap manufacturing. We’re talking high quality, stylish sunglasses for far less than you’d imagine. By utilizing the same direct to consumer model as their highly successful watch line, MVMT is able to make their own sunglasses and offer them to you for as little as $70. Even better, as a Cool Material reader, you’ll save 15% on your first pair. The MVMT continues.

Inside: Nordiska Galleriet - The Better Ikea

Inside: Nordiska Galleriet - The Better Ikea

There are two things you think of when you think of Sweden: Leggy blondes and Ikea. Both are great in certain situations—the latter when you want some clean-looking furniture on the cheap, and the former when you don't already have a lady-friend waiting for you at home. While ...

The World's Highest Paid DJs in 2014

The World's Highest Paid DJs in 2014

Forbes has released its annual DJ rich list, and once again it makes us question why we didn't invest in some Technics when we were 5. Calvin Harris topped the list again this year with David Guetta moving up and Swedish House Mafia falling off the map. Here'show the Highest ...

The Illustrated Prints Of Marty McFly's Gear

The Illustrated Prints Of Marty McFly's Gear

Great Scott! Someone might love the Back to the Future trilogy more than we do! Artist Ryan Putnam created three separate prints that detail Marty McFly's Gear from each of the movies in the trilogy. Puffy vest and JVC Camcorder. Nike Power Laces and a Hoverboard. The complete (a...

Inside the Red Bull Global Rallycross

Inside the Red Bull Global Rallycross

With vehicles competing that can go 0-60 in under two seconds, you'd think the rides in the Red Bull Global Rallycross were running on Red Bull-infused fuel themselves. We checked out the latest race in the series to get some behind-the-scenes shots of the drivers getting thei...

Giveaway: AVI-8 Flyboy [CLOSED]

Giveaway: AVI-8 Flyboy [CLOSED]

For the last two years, AVI-8 has been crafting fine timepieces inspired by iconic planes and pilots. Each is a stylish nod to the wonders of aviation and man's relationship with machine. One of their finest offerings is the Flyboy watch. It boasts a Miyota self-winding movement...

Underground Bare Knuckle Boxing in the UKplay

Underground Bare Knuckle Boxing in the UK

Leave it to VICE to uncover the most epic boxing match we've seen since Rocky faced off against Apollo Creed. Except this is real, bare-knuckle boxing and it's far more violent than an HBO show or anything we've seen from UFC in quite some time. When you have half an hour, you ne...