3 Jul
Become your own personal (milk chocolate) Hamlet

Who doesn’t want an edible human skull hand-made to order? Now that would be a delicacy — a fine, bone-grind of a cannibal’s dessert. Made from a mould that was hand cast from a real human skull, never you mind what crime scene made such a thing possible in the first place. Become your own personal […]


8 Feb
80-proof swig of boozy deliciousness

While we’re not fond of sweet spirits normally, there’s something about flavored moonshines that really pique our interests. The Ole Smoky Tennessee Cherry Moonshine and Apple Pie Moonshine were passed around fondly at The Meadows. Well you can now add Kings County Distillery Chocolate Whiskey to the list of interestingly infused booze to our need to try […]


10 Sep
Channel your dusty mixtapes directly onto your iPhone or iPod

You can always count on Hammacher Schlemmer to provide stuff that you never knew you wanted, but then realize you cannot live without (e.g. their Fighting Super Bionic Robots, “Thunderclap” Alarm Clock or Swiss Army Knife Chocolates). Such is the case with their Cassette To iPod Converter — a simple piece of digital magic that […]


8 Aug
Celebrate a culinary Dia de los Muertos every day of the year

Chocolate skulls are the perfect edible arrangement if you wish it was Dia de los Difuntos every day of the year, to hell with Damien Hirst. Leaving all recent media run-ins with drug-induced cannibalism behind us as a human race, these skulls come in three different shades of chocolate — White, Dark and the aptly named Bone […]


3 May
Rich brown leather, digicamo pattern & handcrafted in England

Mark McNairy continues his well considered assault on the footwear game with these Country Brogues. Handcrafted in England by Sanders & Sanders in Northampton, the high quality shoes are made of a rich chocolate colored brown leather with wingtip detailing, digicamo pattern on the upper, a solid crepe sole and outfitted with tough hiking laces. Pick […]


4 Jan
The traditional All Star icon gets the high-boot treatment

Converse takes its iconic Chuck Taylor All Star sneaker silhouette and twists it up for the winter months, resulting in the Chuck Taylor Classic Boot XHi — a military-inspired boot crafted of powdered suede with heavy duty laces. As good as these look, however, the suede upper is not water-proof — meaning its functionality in […]


27 Jun
History lessons never tasted so sweet

Stoyn, a Russian advertising agency, has introduced a line of popsicles based on iconic characters and items of historical magnitude. Treats include look-a-like Marilyn Monroe, Darth Vadar and Donald Duck popsicles that pair flavors to personality and context in a lighthearted and tongue-in-cheek way (pun intended). Formed from custom molds, the 3D popsicles — with […]


16 Jun
Talk about 91 proof mud flaps, my girls got 'em

Is there a way to even glance at this Oregon-based bourbon-style whiskey and not think of Spinal Tap’s biggest hit? You know there’s some Nigel Tufnel and David St. Hubbins fans at Big Bottom Whiskey — an independent bottler that works with multiple distilleries to source their products. Two of their products include their New […]