Shoes Books and a Bike Stand

Shoes Books and a Bike Stand
(photos: POSTFOSSIL) Shoes Books and a Bike Stand | from 880.00 CHF | www.postfossil.ch

are you proud of your pedal-power, two wheelers? like, really, really proud? if the answer is a definite yes, then the Shoes Books and a Bike Stand is a must have furniture for your humble abode. it is basically a shelf (or stand, if you prefer) that lets you proudly display your bike along side with your favorite read and shoes. never mind if the combination of items to be displayed sounded weird, just think of it as a refreshing change for not having to hang your bike against a wall and plus, the shelf sort of frames up your bike up, ready for your (or your guests) appreciation whenever you are at home. Continue reading

Nokia Lumia 900 The Dark Knight Rises Limited Edition

Nokia Lumia 900 The Dark Knight Rises Limited Edition
(photos: Nokia) Nokia Lumia 900 The Dark Knight Rises Limited Edition | US$758.00 | www.nokia.com

would Bruce Wayne use a Windows Phone? maybe, maybe not but one thing is for sure: he will not be using one that has his Batman logo blatantly slapped on it, like this Nokia Lumia 900 Dark Knight Rises Limited Edition. following the special edition Lumia 800 (also in the Dark Knight Rises guise) introduced late last year, this special edition Lumia 900 features the Batman logo laser engraved into the back of the phone. Continue reading

The Nike Air Yeezy II

The Nike Air Yeezy II
The Nike Air Yeezy II | US$tba | www.nike.com

like our favorite shockproof watch maker, Casio, Nike has been turning out a slew of shoes like every other day. however, we only have eyes for those that are unique, stylish and cool. The Nike Air Yeezy II is one such example that embodies the three characteristics that we look for in a pair of sneakers. the largely single color shoes is built on the Nike Air Tech Challenge II tennis shoe and features a luxurious mix of leather, rugged ballistic nylon, and soft nubuck construction, unique hand skiver anaconda textured leather quarter panels, debossed Vac-Tech Nike Swoosh, molded spike at the rear inspired by reptilian, engineered strap with scaled down spikes and comfortable, breathable tongue and plush collar (the latter is lower for improved movement). Continue reading

Wheelsurf Monocycle

Wheelsurf Monocycle
(photos: Hammacher) Wheelsurf Monocycle | US$13,000.00 | www.wheelsurf.nl

those who have watched Men In Black III would have noticed the pair of awesome futuristic monocycles and you didn’t think it is possible but in fact, in reality there is such monocycle that spins its lone wheel around the rider. well, maybe not as shiny and futuristic looking but somewhere along that line. in fact the Wheelsurf Monocycle, as it is known, have been around for quite sometime now. it is touted as the only monocycle in production (one with such a big wheel, that is) and it lets you cruise around at speeds up to 40 km/h (25 mph) for about two hours with less than 0.5 gallon of petrol. Continue reading

ViewSonic ViewPad E100 Tablet

ViewSonic ViewPad E100 Tablet
(photos: ViewSonic) ViewSonic ViewPad E100 Tablet | US$299.00 | www.viewsonic.com

folks who stop short of getting a tablet due to its pricing can look forward to a less pricey option from a reliable big name. first introduced at the Mobile World Congress earlier this year, the ViewSonic ViewPad E100 Tablet is finally ready for consumers’ taking with a modest price tag of around $299 a pop. attractive price point aside, the E100 is not shy in both the performance and look department. powered by the latest Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich, the table features a 9.7″ SuperClear IPS capacitive multi-touch screen (1024 x 768 pixels), 1GHz processor, a modest 4GB of internal memory (expandable via up to 32GB via microSD card), 1GB of DDR3 RAM and a 1.3-megapixel front-facing camera (no rear-facing camera though). Continue reading

Cote&Ciel Flat Backpack Coated Techno Canvas

Cote&Ciel Flat Backpack Coated Techno Canvas
Cote&Ciel Flat Backpack Coated Techno Canvas | €189.00 | www.coteetciel.com

backpacks often project the impression that your are either still in your junior school or you are a compulsive backpacker. now, both those images doesn’t make your black suit corporate image any good, does it? what you need is something that does the job and yet not look like either of the aforementioned. something such as the Flat Backpack Coated Techno Canvas from Cote&Ciel featured here. aesthetically, it has a minimalist look and bold but yet not too ostentatious colors that will not threaten your black suit style a bit. Continue reading

2012 Range Rover Westminster Black Label Edition

2012 Range Rover Westminster Black Label Edition
(photos: Kahn Design) 2012 Range Rover Westminster Black Label Edition | £72,875.00 | www.kahndesign.com

whether you are a lover of big ticket commemorative items or just have the undying love for everything special edition, the 2012 Range Rover Westminster Black Label Edition by Kahn Design is a must have vehicle for you. based on a Land Rover Range Rover 4.4 TDV8 Westminster, the Black Label Edition features a host of upgrades on top of its standard form. these upgrades include 22″ RS 2-piece alloy wheels with 285 wide rubbers, RS aerodynamic styling package, LED daytime running lights, stainless steel quad rear silencers, RS quilted and perforated black leather with contrasting stitching, diamond gear selector, and Churchill time clock facia insert. Continue reading

P^cubed Travel Pants

P^cubed Travel Pants - The Adventure Travelers Pants and Shorts
(photos: Clothing Arts) P^cubed Travel Pants | US$79.95 | clothingarts.com

squeezing yourself through busy streets in a strange, foreign land and finding yourself being a victim of pickpocketing is the worst nightmare of any travelers. besides suffering material losses, you might be left with some embarrassing torn pants. so the next time you travel, make sure you are all geared up with P^cubed Travel Pants, a pick-pocket proof pants from New York-based firm, Clothing Arts. Continue reading

First Light

First Light
First Light | US$PoA | www.postfossil.ch

are you always paranoid about a power melt down where we will be left without electricity? we probably could make do without electric power during the day but when the darkness descents upon us, we will at least need some light so that we can continue to bury ourselves in our books or whatever. that’s where you will need an ingenious contraption like the First Light. apart from knowing that it is light, the name doesn’t give away much of its wonder. the First Light is a self-powered lamp that shuns the need for wall outlet, batteries and even solar cells. Continue reading

Marvel Cinematic Universe: Phase One – Avengers Assembled

Phase One - Avengers Assembled BluRay Collector's Set
(photos: Amazon) Marvel Cinematic Universe: Phase One – Avengers Assembled | US$153.30 | www.amazon.com

can’t get enough of The Avengers? not sure if you are one Avengers (or Marvel movies) addict? well, if you find yourself digging through the mall’s toy shops for their toys, then you are a certified addict (they are just toys, folks…). but fret not cos’ there is a fix coming soon to you in the form of a (be ready for this, cos’ it’s quite a mouthful) 10-disc Blu-ray set dubbed as Marvel Cinematic Universe: Phase One – Avengers Assembled (10-Disc Limited Edition Six-Movie Collector’s Set (!). Continue reading

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