25 Apr
LEGO Minifigures Series 7: 16 new designs

If you’ve been looking to upgrade your LEGO collection with a handsome young gent to visit that “Grandma’s House” set you built, you’re in luck. LEGO has recently launched the new Minifigure Series 7 featuring 16 new designs —including “Grandma Visitor” — yaye! There’s plenty more, from the frightful to the straight up nerdly (shocker). […]


16 Feb
Solid brass Italian hardware with an antiqued nickel finish

The story goes that while traveling the French Riviera, designer Marc Marmel realized that the luggage needs of the well-heeled travelers were not being adequately served. So, as Neiman Marcus explains, Marmel created “custom-made pieces that harken back to the designer luggage of a bygone era, luggage that combines functionality with inimitable style.” Each of the […]


14 Feb
Trina, Luda, Lil Flip & Jay-Z for a ho-filled romantic celebration

As a Valentine’s Day gift to friends, fam and fans, Ed Banger Records’ Busy P offers this reissue of a 2008 minimix from the late DJ Mehdi. The very romantic 5-minute mix features the likes of Trina, Luda, Lil Flip and Jay-Z for a ho-filled 145 BPM heart and candy celebration… RIP Mehdi…


23 Dec
Limited edition run of only 120 pairs of premium Horween leather

Ronnie Fieg is one of the most prolific footwear designers this year, and with the introduction of the Kings Point Boot he’s added yet another sleekly designed pair to the Ronnie Fieg by Sebago collection. Available in only black and brown, the 8″ boots use a moc-toe silhouette and feature Horween leather uppers, Vibram mini […]


2 Nov
Go-Kart sportiness & fun in MINI family's 6th model option

MINI Cooper is expanding its line-up to include the 2012 MINI Roadster — the first 2-door convertible in the brand’s history, and the 6th model option in its family. Using powerplants snatched from other models, the 2012 MINI Roadster’s naturally aspirated or turbo charged 1.6 liter inline-4 cylinder engine will offer between 122 hp (for […]


27 Sep
Hot Toys' villain from Iron Man every nerd's daddy

The year 2008 was a great one for Robert Downey, Jr. The same year he played Tony Stark in Iron Man he also played Kirk Lazarus, the black faced “method actor” in Tropic Thunder. Both were big hits, but it was Iron Man that had legions of acne-pocked fanboys clamoring for more of the villainous […]


12 Sep
A Polaroid camera in every Ace Hotel New York mini-bar

The Ace Hotel group continue their inspired marketing collabs with a new partnership with The Impossible Project, manufacturers of instant film for classic Polaroid cameras. Much in tune with Ace’s vintage and Americana-themed vibe, The Impossible Project helps keep the defunct Polaroid cameras relevant by supplying them with lifegiving film. From now on each guest […]


28 Jun
A headturning bag by the UK luxury brand

Paul Smith’s ongoing MINI-print collection — which includes bags, wallets, notebooks and more — carries the UK luxury line’s unique touch into Autumn/Winter 2011. Featured in the MINI on Location collection is this holdall, which displays a print of a vintage MINI in a Paul Smith signature stripe pattern parked in front of a Las […]