25 Feb
Seattle's premier boutique delivers the shades

Danish eyewear designer Han Kjobenhavn teams up with Seattles’ premier boutique Blackbird for some beautiful tortoise sunglasses. Kjobenhavn’s Copenhagen-based label, known simply as Han, delivers large, semi-transparent tortoise frames complimented by sturdy black temple arms and cola-colored UV filter lenses. All hand made in Denmark, Han’s brand is based on the elements that form traditional […]


21 Jan
New acetate looks for Spring/Summer 2011

Danish designer Han Kjøbenhavn releases his latest line of eyewear for Spring/Summer 2011. The thick acetate-framed glasses were inspired by 1970’s welding glasses, and although bulky they sport clean Danish lines. The Union glasses will be available in transparent grey, solid black and army tortoise — all with either tinted sun or clear lenses. via […]


2 Dec
Land Rover's Defender SVX gets a boating makeover

German aftermarket giant Brabus has their Danish subsidiary Startech line give a complete cosmetic makeover to Land Rover’s iconic Defender SVX off-road champion. It’s cosmetic because there are no modifications done to the engine or performance, simply some alterations to make it match its Land Rover Defender 90 Yachting Edition moniker. This isn’t the first […]


30 Nov
Karl Lagerfeld takes the camera for the 2011 mythology edition

Today in Moscow Karl Lagerfeld unveiled the first few calender images from Italian tire giant Pirelli — whose limited edition creation has been one of the most coveted calenders by straight men everywhere since 1964. As is the case every year Pirelli commissions a new photographer to curate the calender, and this year Lagerfeld takes […]


25 Oct
The Sealpelt by Vik Prjonsdottir

Iceland is a country of mythical and romantic proportions. So anything Icelandic grabs me, even if it it is a giant blanket-dress-bag. But seriously, they look pretty comfortable, and I can’t imagine anything more comforting than snuggling up in something so big and woolly and baggy while listening to Nordic folklore around the fire. But […]


23 Sep
Ultimately designed for urban bicycling

The Mopion Bike was developed by the triumvirate of Kibisi, Puma and Danish bicycle company Biomega to be the ultimate in urban bicycling. Although the trio have designed other bikes before, none have been so thoroughly crafted for city dwelling. First off the Mopion features a lightweight aluminum frame weighing under 50 lbs (22 kgs), […]


24 Mar
Danish designers put a little wiggle room in Chinos

Humor has taken a classic men’s chino and added a twist. The relatively new Danish line gathers their design inspiration from DJ culture and electronic music in general, which is evident in these slim leg, drop crotch chinos — providing plenty of comfort in case of late night debauchery. With white covered rivets, a button-fly, […]


5 Feb
Danish fusion of design and functionality

Denmark-based headphone company AIAIAI has been making some noise lately with their heavily design-orietned products, especially their headsets and pipe headsets. The packaging is top notch too, but they’re tough to find in the US. Check out Oki-Ni (currently sold out), or buy them from their own website for $70. A video of AIAIAI’s rigorous […]