Tom Ford Unveils Makeup Products for Men

LifestyleComments ⋅ Jun 20, 2013
Designer-director Tom Ford expands on his 2011 collection of women’s beauty products to include men with his upcoming release of nine multifunctional skincare and grooming products. Dubbed Tom Ford for Men, the collection will include a face cl...

Joya Shows the Manufacturing Processes Behind Its Oliver Ruuger Collaboration

LifestyleComments ⋅ Jun 18, 2013
Joya and Oliver Ruuger have joined hands in crafting a limited-edition candle and case made in New York and London, respectively. The leather case is made from British saddle hide with intricate artwork burned into its surface, while the candle tanta...

Joseph Bowen Micro Hatchet TAD Edition

LifestyleComments ⋅ Jun 16, 2013
By condensing the capabilities of a hatchet into a piece convenient for easy carrying, the Joseph Bowen Micro Hatchet TAD Edition offers the traveler an easy-to-use all-purpose cutting tool. Designed to direct the force of impact to the middle of its...

Field Notes Night Sky Edition

LifestyleComments ⋅ Jun 13, 2013
Field Notes delivers new editions of its crowd-favorite notebooks, this time in an intergalactic, spacey rendition. The Night Sky editions of the notebooks feature constellations across their covers, executed with silver holographic foil. On the inte...

A Bathing Ape EXPLOSIVE CAMO FOLDING FAN

LifestyleComments ⋅ Jun 9, 2013
A Bathing Ape continues to release products outside the realm of soft goods, this time with a decorative hand fan. Reaching into the brand’s East Asian ancestry, BAPE delivers a 21.7cm x 38 cm tradition hand fan sporting the less used “Ex...

NSBQ x Kuumba 2013 Incenses & Incense Stand Box Set

LifestyleComments ⋅ Jun 7, 2013
Hong Kong rapper MC Yan’s streetwear imprint NSBQ has collaborated with incense brand Kuumba — known for previous collaborations with UNUSED, WTAPS, Stusy and CLOT — on a directional incense box set. Along with an array of aromatic...

Cool Hunting: Terrapin Stationers

LifestyleComments ⋅ Jun 6, 2013
For nearly a century, Terrapin Stationers has produced some of the finest engraved and embossed stationary in the world. Having thought it survived the onslaught of our digital revolution, the New York-based brand took a hard hit in 2009 losing almos...

retaW Fragrance Car Liquid

LifestyleComments ⋅ Jun 5, 2013
For those who spend most of their days behind the wheel, candy wrappers, discarded coffee cups and half-eaten food can turn into unpleasant scents between cleaning days. To help alleviate the problem, Japanese lifestyle brand retaW presents two new f...

COMME des GARCONS PARFUMS LUXE Champaca and Patchouli Fragrances

StyleComments ⋅ Jun 5, 2013
COMME des GARCONS’ PARFUMS LUXE division brings two new scents for the season. Presenting the Champaca and Patchouli fragrances to the public, COMME des GARCONS freshly expands on its already diverse line of offerings. The Champaca was created...

Moleskine Star Wars Limited Edition Planner

LifestyleComments ⋅ Jun 3, 2013
In 2011 Moleskine teamed with the award-winning media franchise Star Wars to create a limited edition notebook embellished with an intergalactic theme, still available here. Hyperspace ahead to 2013 and the artisan notebook manufacturer is back again...

Braun CoolTec Electric Shaver

LifestyleComments ⋅ May 24, 2013
As many beardos begin their transition from the comforts of a full beard-fro to a closer summer-appropriate shave, Braun brings forth its latest innovation in men’s grooming with the CoolTec electric shaver – “the world’s first shaver that puts skin...

A Look Inside Coltrane Curtis’s TriBeCa Apartment

DesignComments ⋅ May 21, 2013
In his own words, Coltrane Curtis is “an entrepreneur, a husband and a dad,” but that seems to be modesty speaking. In actuality, Coltrane Curtis is a self-made man, a former influential VJ on MTV, and mastermind behind the idea engineeri...

Kwikset Allows Your Smartphone to Unlock Your Door

TechComments ⋅ May 13, 2013
The mainstream adoption of the smartphone has generally meant more chance to kill/waste time, be anti-social and in some cases, simplify your life. Kwikset’s Kevo looks to perform the latter with their new integrated lock that enables users to...

Aesop Shibuya by Torafu Architects

LifestyleComments ⋅ May 10, 2013
Australian cosmetics brand Aesop commissioned Torafu Architects to convert a newly acquired retail location into a welcoming consumer experience. Torafu, which has previously done work for Toyota, Nike and FREITAG, was challenged to fulfill a slender...

Best Made Co. Front Loading Toolbox

LifestyleComments ⋅ May 8, 2013
Originally established in 2009, Best Made Co. founder Peter Buchanan-Smith set out with a seemingly simple task in mind – to create the best axe known to man; a tool meant for both survival and productivity with a design inspired by his time wo...