Let's say you're not a hunter, or at least not a skilled one, putting an animal head on your wall that you bought kind of feels like a cop-out, right? Instead of pasting a game trophy above your fireplace with exactly zero story behind it, why not put something similar up that looks mighty fine? These Hand-Carved Game ... continue reading
A couple years back, Lytro released a camera that allowed you to capture the entire light field when you were taking pictures. This gave you the ability to focus the images after you've taken them. In a word, it was fantastic. Now the company is back with another camera that you're going to want to get your hands on. ... continue reading
After Nice Laundry launched their Spring/Summer 2014 collection, they sold out of things within 24 hours. Now that they're are back in stock, grab as much as you possibly can before they're long gone. Check out their "Sock Drawer Makeover", which is 18 pairs of fresh, high-quality socks for $99 with free shipping, a fraction of the price you'd pay elsewhere. Plus, they'll recycle all of your old socks for free--whether you're a Rebel or a Prepster, that's some Spring Cleaning you'll actually do this year. Cool Material readers can receive a special, limited-edition bonus pair with their first order. ... check it out
We love a solid IPA as much as the next guy, but even when they're of the sessionable variety, it's not like we can be drinking beer all of the time. For the times when cracking a juicy hop bomb is not recommended, turn to Hop Soda. Made with hops and cane sugar, the drink from Proper Soda Company will quench your ... continue reading
To really embrace the possibilities of life, you can't be tied down by a million different things. You need the ability to act spontaneously and explore all your options. It's okay to have a fear of commitment; maybe that's actually a good thing. AT&T is by your side when you're ready to act on this freedom. The ... continue reading
Don Draper might be a fictional character, but he’s been influencing men’s style decisions for the better part of a decade. We can’t always live like he does with his three martini lunches, old-fashioned dinners and constant smoking, but that doesn’t mean we can’t look the part. Besides the suit and crisp ... continue reading
One of the most desirable finishes that any product can have is the patina it develops with years of use. These Bicycle 1800 Vintage Series Playing Cards by Ellusionist have the same sort of finish you'd expect to find on a deck of cards you unearthed from the bottom of your great-grandfather's desk, but you can buy ... continue reading
It doesn't matter if you're a member of the Mac or PC camp, the universal truth about laptops is that all chargers suck. FINsix is going to change all of that with the Dart adapter. Using patented MIT technology (FINsix was founded by a team of MIT grad students) called very high frequency (VHF) power conversion, the ... continue reading
The Spencer Collection from Brooklyn based design studio Design Unsanctioned is everything that's right with modern design influenced by the past. The Spencer Collection includes a Mini Bottle Opener, Bottle Opener, Key Hook and a Leather Key Fob. Each of the pieces is slightly different, but they all have a uniquely ... continue reading
We'd recommend aging some of those barley wines you've got for a few years for a smoother profile, but aging something 3,300? That's nuts. While this beer isn't aged long, it is based on a recipe that predates any brew you've downed in your time. Egtved Girl's Brew is based on a recipe from the Bronze Age that was ... continue reading
Bikes are some of the most personalized products on the market. Every option is not going to work for every person off the line, so manufacturers generally tend to give you lots of customizations when you're ordering. All of this is independent from any third party modifications you want to make to the bike yourself. ... continue reading
If you’re in the market for a portable vaporizer, you’ve probably heard of the Pax. The sleek and discreet device from Ploom has been called the iPod of vaporizers. We took one for a spin to see if it’s worth the $250 price tag.
What is it?
A loose-leaf vaporizer that easily fits in your hand or in your pocket. ... continue reading
To actually steal a car from the New York International Auto Show would take some Mission Impossible-style planning. Even if you could snag the keys to one of the rides, maneuver your way out of the Jacob Javits Center, and get the car on the streets past the hot dog vendors and roasted nuts guys, you'd still have ... continue reading
We've been adding new watches to the Cool Material shop on just about a weekly basis over the last few months, and now's your time to pick one up and save a few bucks in the process. From now until 4/21/14, every watch in our shop is 15% off. Maybe snag one for each wrist. ... check it out