Imagine an industrialized pipe with the same classic taste, quality and detail found in the handmade wooden pipes so timelessly befit the grandfathers of generations yore. Then add a hispter’s love of color to a minimalist modern design. In comes Stiff employing Dieter Rams’ famed “less but better” perspective of design — the pipe even [...]
Denver, CO-based luxury motorcycle builder Ecosse Moto Works claimed to have the world’s most expensive motorcycle, the Titanium Series RR, which costs $275,000. Now they’re making a newer edition, the Titanium Series FE Ti XX, which will usurp the title of World’s Most Expensive with its pricetag of $300,000. The final bike in Ecosse’s Heretic [...]
WIRED has an excellent collection of Cold War Era Spy Gear posted, all originating from espionage works between the USSR and USA. A bunch of really cool pieces, such as a Turd Transmitter (a crap-shaped homing beacon spies would drop to transmit bombing targets to pilots) and a C.I.A. Rectal Escape Kit (both in gallery [...]
After the DURKL Sherlock Holmes hat, this Pipe Necklace seems very appropriate. Although wearing a detective hat and smoking a pipe, whilst wearing a pipe-shaped necklace, might be taking the esteemed gentleman thing a bit too far. But for only $70 (54 euros), it’s a look you can afford.
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 [...]