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With the large protruding roof reminiscent of a tree’s crown, it’s easy to see the inspiration behind the Coeda House. Designed by Kengo Kuma and Associates, the building steals its form from a large, shade-offering tree. That unique design was not chosen just for aesthetics, though we’d argue those are equally impressive, but rather to remain structurally stable during an earthquake. Situated in Shizuoka, Japan, the Coeda House serves as a cafe and offers those having a quick sip stunning views from any seat. That’s because the design allowed for the elimination of any view-blocking columns. If you’re ever in the area, we can think of far worse places for a caffeine infusion.

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A pocket square is a touch of old school class. It’s an element that casually lets people know you’re a gentleman. This knife from Gerber borrows its name from the humble pocket square because it too is sharp and dressy. Eschewing superfluous design elements for a sleek, clean appearance, the Gerber Pocket Square Knife is refined and mature. The machined aluminum handle is paired with a 3” drop point blade and an ambidextrous thumb lift for one stunning folder. If James Bond relied on a pocket knife, this would be it.