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Foil Monofin

Foil Monofin

Developed by swim coach Bob Gillett, the Foil Monofin ($46) will help you hone your underwater propulsion abilities.  You will have to learn the…

Off To The Races Coffeemaker

Off To The Races Coffeemaker

The Off To The Races Coffeemaker ($100) provides your daily dose of wakey juice, brewed in car racing fashion.  The headgear-like appliance houses a…

Crua Tent-Hammock Hybrid

Crua Tent-Hammock Hybrid

When you’re ready to get out of your cramped work space and enjoy a few days exploring the great outdoors, grab one piece Crua…

Fireside Audiobox

Fireside Audiobox

‘Light my Fire’ by The Doors sounds better on this audio-player-with-flames-that-respond-to-your-music.  On a second thought, that’s probably false, but you gotta admit the Fireside…

Arcido Carry-on Bag

Arcido Carry-on Bag

When travelling, we’re all for keeping it simple and using just a backpack.  But not all backpacks are designed to handle airport shenanigans, and…

Catalyst Beer Fermenter

Catalyst Beer Fermenter

Designed to simplify the homebrewing experience, the Catalyst Beer Fermenter ($175) is an elegant system that allows you to produce great tasking brewski, while minimizing…

Philip Caggiano Lounge Chairs

Philip Caggiano Lounge Chairs

Inspired by speed, design and engineering, Philip Caggiano’s Lounge Chairs ($Inquire) comprise some extraordinary, functional art pieces that bring to mind the roar of…

Nowhere Bullet Vase

Nowhere Bullet Vase

It’s not often you see us writing about a vase (this is a first actually), but you have to admit the Nowhere Bullet Vase ($855)…

Double Hanging Cacoon

Double Hanging Cacoon

Take some ‘you time’ and swing your worries away in the Double Hanging Cacoon ($650).  The best part is that a female friend can hop…

Venture OHV Off-Road Camper

Venture OHV Off-Road Camper

Built by North Carolina’s Inka Outdoor, the Venture OHV Off-Road Camper ($Inquire) is perfect for sleeping in, cooking, and storing your gear, while you adventure…

Grillo Portable Barbecue

Grillo Portable Barbecue

The principle of form & function is perfectly reflected in the Grillo ($TBA) – a portable barbecue grill that besides being light and packable, it…

Weltevree Dutchtub

Weltevree Dutchtub

Netherlands-based Weltevree released an updated model of the perky Dutchtub ($5,800).  Their wood burning, outdoor hot tub – which we covered in a previous post –…

HYPERCOOL Can Spinning Cooler

HYPERCOOL Can Spinning Cooler

Touted as the fastest (to chill liquids) portable cooler, the HYPERCOOL ($80) promises to deliver cold drinks in just 60 seconds – or ice-cold…

Breed Retreat Chicken Coop

Breed Retreat Chicken Coop

Eggs can’t get any fresher than the ones you collect yourself from your backyard chickens.  So, if we convinced you already and you consider raising…

Weltevree Groundfridge

Weltevree Groundfridge

Technically a root cellar, the Weltevree Groundfridge (10K+) is an underground room that maintains cool temperatures year round.  Cool enough to keep wine, fruit,…