16 Apr
Kick some Jeet Kune Do with your Poker Face on

If your kung fu fists are fast as lightning, then maybe card tricks should be in your future. Because  this collaboration between card masters Dave and Dan with Bruce Lee Enterprises has made your deck of cards into much more than just a game of 52 pick up. Each of the cards displays quotes and Jeet Kune […]


8 May
Jim Henson's cult 1980s TV show in poker playing form

If you grew up in the 80s then chances are you watched more than your fair share of Fraggle Rock, Jim Henson’s cult favorite TV show about a group of mythical Muppet-like creatures (which was also produced by HBO). The Spare Room obviously remembers too. Located inside Hollywood’s beloved (and haunted) Roosevelt Hotel, the cocktail […]


20 Sep
Congratulations, what do you want? A f*cking cookie?

Buying congratulatory, greeting and thank you cards is absolutely awful. They’re too cheesy, filled with mass produced false love and affection, and you usually end up writing your own note inside them anyway. I’ve actually refrained from buying cards because they can’t get my message across effectively. Luckily for me, and you, Calligraphuck sends just […]


27 Oct
Japanese brand introduces minimally clean leather-lined case

Like so many well-designed pieces in their inventory, Comme des Garcons has introduced their own minimally clean version of the iPad case. The simple leather lined cases feature a zipped closure and contain pockets for a notepad, as well as slots for credit cards. Available in brown, blue, green, azure and black, each iPad case […]


16 Sep
The destruction of everything... digitally captured

Photographer Alan Sailer really likes to destroy shit. In fact, he probably spends more time trying to find ways to blow things up than most of us have time to consume or use the very things he likes to wreck. Now that’s a good gig. He has more work on his flickr, but to view […]


11 Jul
Italian made stonewash personal luggage

Produced using a special stonewash treatment, this black buffalo leather bag from Rick Owens features one silver zipped interior pocket and a main zip fastening. Accompanied by a pouch with a metal clip chain that can be used for cards, cash or a phone, it can be thrown inside if needed or used separately. As […]


25 Apr
If you want a constant reminder of snail mail

If you’ve ever been embarrassed about carrying around all your crap in a pocket envelope, well, now you can spend your hard earned cash to have a real wallet that just looks like an envelope. An airmail envelope, to be specific. The Mighty Wallet is made from indestructible Tyvek — the material from FedEx envelopes […]


7 Dec
Which would you prefer to play poker with...?

Whether the people in your life would prefer the Lanvin playing cards (above) or the H.P. Lovecraft Call of the Cthulhu playing cards (below) probably says a lot about you…and your friends. Of course, I’d like to drink some scotch and play poker deep into the night with people that enjoyed both sets, but that’s […]