Tuesday Link Roundup

Tuesday Link Roundup

Every Tuesday we bring you a collection of some of our favorite things we’ve recently found around the web. From stories to photography, we include a little of everything....

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.

Houses Made from Whisky Vats

Houses Made from Whisky Vats

Whisky has been responsible for plenty of questionable decisions over the years, but turning the vats it ages in into building materials seems like a great idea. Originally conceived of for the Findhorn Ecovillage in Scotland by an American, Roger Douda, with four decades of conn...

The Sea Dart Is a Canoe/Kayak Hybrid

The Sea Dart Is a Canoe/Kayak Hybrid

Using CNC technology and highly skilled craftsman, Escobedo out of Buda, Texas, has created a canoe/kayak hybrid boat that you're absolutely going to want to take a ride in. Dubbed the Sea Dart, this 16' watercraft that weighs less than 55lbs is constructed with a combination of ...

TRAK: Titanium Runner's Anywhere Knife

TRAK: Titanium Runner's Anywhere Knife

With the Titanium Runner's Anywhere Knife ("TRAK" for short) protecting yourself when you're out for a run doesn't have to be such a pain in the ass. Originally created as a backup dive knife, TRAK was adopted by runners for safety on the go for a number of reasons. At 1/2 oz, T...

The 10 Best New Things on Netflix This Month

The 10 Best New Things on Netflix This Month

August is shaping up to be a hell of a month for Netflix subscribers, which is a pretty noticeable contrast to the preceding few. We’re not saying things have been awful, but we definitely don’t think we’re alone in noticing Netflix’s dedication to promoting their unique ...

OLIVERS All Over Shorts are Gym Shorts for the 21st Century

OLIVERS All Over Shorts are Gym Shorts for the 21st Century

Three years ago, OLIVERS launched a Kickstarter campaign for a pair of athletic shorts specifically designed for the 21st century. Not only was it one of the most successful apparel campaigns ever, but OLIVERS would go on to sell over 10,000 pairs of their All Over Short. Now, ...

Hopsy Hometap Brings Tap Beer Home

Hopsy Hometap Brings Tap Beer Home

Hopsy is taking their local beer delivery experience to the next level with the introduction of the Hometap. As the name implies, Hometap lets you enjoy tap beer in your home with an appliance built by Krups that's designed to work with 2L bottles of beer. Installation of the bee...

nine37 Watch Prints

nine37 Watch Prints

nine37 is a small design house with an absolutely gorgeous collection of illustrated prints based on some great timepieces. Whether you're hanging one of the 18x24, luster photo paper paper prints unframed, having it framed for display or just giving it as a gift, there are plent...

Sunday Hangover

Sunday Hangover

It’s been a rough couple of nights. Get a greasy sandwich and give your brain a rest. It’s time to kick back with some of our favorite videos and visuals from the past week....

Folded Vessel Storage Unit

Folded Vessel Storage Unit

Designed by Chen Chen & Kai Williams for Brooklyn-based design house Good Thing, Folded Vessel is a multi-purpose storage unit / rack unlike most other options on the market. Folded Vessel is made in Pennsylvania and assembles to form an open cube with legs that's perfectly ...

The 50 Best Restaurants, According to Monocleplay

The 50 Best Restaurants, According to Monocle

Monocle Films sat down for breakfast in Toronto, lunch in Liguria and dinner in Tokyo for what looks to be one of the best day's of dining we've ever seen as part of a showcase for the second annual Monocle Restaurant Awards. With an emphasis on great meals that are consistently ...