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Ritual Wash Kit
Does your Dopp kit need a refresher this year? Then this new offering from "This is Ground" may tick all the boxes. Created from top of the line tanned leather that would make Charles Doppelt proud, the Ritual Wash Kit has an aesthetic and internal organization that should satisfy any modern traveler. The leather will age beautifully and gain a patina unique to each user and the exterior design and architecture provides a kit that can be either laid flat or hung to free up countertop space. Shipping now and available in Cognac, Particle Gray or Mint (our personal fave).
Buy From This Is Ground / $239
My Morning Routine
Are you one of those people that struggle to be productive in the morning? Is getting out of bed and started on your day an ongoing battle? If so, then perhaps you should give Benjamin Spall and Michael Xander's new book My Morning Routine a read. This book highlights the morning habits, rituals and routines for some of the most successful people out there including Arianna Huffington, General Stanley McChrystal, Marie Kondo and more. Each of the interviews are short and digestible and cover a wide range of professions and specialties to make sure there is something in there for everyone. Truly a must read for anyone interested in creating better morning routines for a more fulfilling life.
Buy From Amazon / $13
Military Inspired Canvas Surfboard Bag
Theres always a lot of love and detail that go into shaping and glassing surfboards, but usually not a ton of thought goes into how people store and transport them. No Excuses Co. is aiming to change that with their new line of military inspired surfboard bags. Created from repurposed 22oz military tent canvas and featuring vegetable-tanned leather belts to secure the board in place, these bags provide active travelers with a sturdy and aesthetically pleasing option for transporting their sticks. The Military Board Bag can fit any board shorter than 7'0" long by 23.52" wide and when not in use, the bag rolls tight for easy storage.
Buy From No Excuses Co. / $188
Eat What You Watch: A Cookbook for Movie Lovers
Ever watch a movie or TV show and think, 'Damn, that looks tasty?' Andrew Rea has and has created a new book that hopes to share some of Hollywood's most iconic movie dishes. Including plates from such classics las Harry Met Sally, Sixteen Candles, and The Gold Rush, these entries are perfect for adding some cinematic flair to your cooking repertoire.
Buy From Amazon / $16
Acme Sledgeworks Workout Gear
More form then function, Acme Sledgework's new line of workout gear is a eye-pleasing upgrade to any home gym. This lineup features an industrial aesthetic and maces, hammers and dumbbells with names like 'The Vendetta' and 'The Boss.' The pieces aren't cheap, with most costing at least $100, but the quality and build of them will far outlast your desire to swing maces around your two bedroom condo. Check them out now at Acme Sledgeworks.
Buy From Acme Sledgeworks / $100
BentoStack - Apple Accessory Storage System
Inspired by the classic Japanese lunchbox, the Bento Stack from Function101 is a novel new way to keep all of your Apple accessories organized and stored securely. It features a bottom compartment, perfect for power bricks and phone adapters, and an upper compartment which is better suited for smaller cables, dongles and headphones. The compartments each have their own lid and can also double as an iPhone stand.
Buy From Function101 / $50
Boosted Boards Electric Skateboards
Boosted Boards has updated their 2018 line of electric skateboards with four brand new models. A leader in the electric board, these models update on previous tech and include speed, power and battery charge improvements. Our favorite is the Boosted Stealth which is their fasted board ever and features a 24 mile per hour top speed and a total range of 14 miles. Prices start at $749 and are shipping now.
Buy From Boosted Boards / $749
Tipoon Car Friendly Camp Trailer
Ever wanted to hit the road on a cross country adventure, but don't want to deal with the hassles and expenses of huge pull trucks, motorhomes and rvs? Tipoon has released their modular expandable trailer that attempts to solve these issues in an affordable and efficient package. Launched in March, the Tipoon is similar to modern tiny home designs and features dozens of various stowaway options, platforms, beds and tables, all designed to maximize features while minimizing footprint. When in tow, the Tipoon measures 5.5 feet by 5.5 feet and its polyester-composite construction allows you to easily tow this with a standard sedan. Inside, the Tipoon expands out to include several layouts including a single sleep, two-bed sleeper, king-size sleeper and a dining area and bathroom with a shower. For sale now at just under $30,000, this is the perfect option for someone looking to dip their tows into life on the road without a huge cost or equipment investment.
Buy From Tipoon / $29,472
Zoku Stainless Steel Water Bottles
We all know that we need to drink more water, but carrying around bulky Nalgenes is for college students and gym rats. Zoku has a solution for the rest of us. Their new line of sleek vacuum insulated bottles combine both form and function. The stainless steel bottles can keep your cold beverages cold for up to 70 hours and hot beverages hot for up to 15 hours. They are crafted from a heavy gauge 18/8 stainless steel and feature rounded contours and a removable paracord lanyard to make transport and backpack-stowing a breeze. Available in 12oz,18oz and 25oz and starting at $26 dollar.
Buy From Zoku / $26
WorkPerch Minimalist Workspace Accessories
Upgrade your office aesthetics with the WorkPerch Minimalist Workspace Accessories. With accessories including desk mats, mousepads and desk coasters, you can stylishly organize and optimize your desk without sacrificing any functionality. The desk mat is made from a wool felt and provides optimal surface area for your laptop, keyboard and mouse. Mousepad options come in acrylic and wool felt and match the desk coasters which are made from the same materials and feature a 1mm natural cork base to reduce slippage. Handcrafted in a workshop in Gdansk, Poland, these are great looking and useful additions to any desk.
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Credit Card Chess Set
Love playing chess? Then take your board with you wherever you go with the Credit Card Chess Set by Innovo. Most likely the smallest commercial chess set in the world, this set is the size of a credit card and can easily fit into a standard billfold wallet. To play, simply pop out the tiny pieces, place into the included board and voila - chess on the go! While this is only really good for a single play, this makes for a great gift to anyone who loves chess and is only $12.
Buy From Innovo / $12