You have guest, but really don’t know how they want to drink their coffee or tea. Do they want just tea or coffee, milky, builders brew or classic British. With the MyCuppa Mugs ($11.60) your dilema is solved. Just have them point at the color guide on the cup and choose the one they like and you can make the perfect cup for your guests.
The Topeak Bikamper ($181) is designed to be used with 26″ mountain or 700C road bikes. It is a personal shelter that utilizes a bicycle and its front wheel in place of conventional tent poles. The canopy of the Bikamper is constructed of durable, waterproof coated 45D ripstop nylon and features three mesh windows for ventilation and stargazing on pleasant nights. Both tent and fly pack down to a small, space saving size.Three mesh windows for ventilation and stargazing on pleasant nights. Seamtaping ensures a waterproof seal on canopy, fly and floor. Fly, stuff sack, front fork anchor, stakes, cords and accessory bag included.
Ready for hats, coats and, no doubt, admiring remarks. Give your hallway a playful industrial style. Made to order by the designer from parts typically used for plumbing work and available in three piping colours. This larger coat rack can hold up to 8 garments on its brass fittings and brackets. The Pipework Series Coat Rack ($205) exploits the raw visual impact of exposed pipes to create useful products with striking industrial appeal.
Perfect for small spaces where every little bit of counter space counts, the Aurea Dish Rack ($129) is a stylish, ingenious design for drying your dishes. Durable and light when it is not in use can be folded up and is no thicker than a magazine. Made of a wood/resin composite and very durable.
Designed by Doug Ritter the founder of www.equipped.com, this kit fills a void in the market for an affordable Pocket Survival Pak ($61). It includes everything in the best-selling smaller Pocket Survival Pak (Fish hooks, button compass, pencil, scalpel, signal mirror, whistle, fire starter, and more) … PLUS a CRKT RSK-MK5 knife, an E-Gear PICO LED light, Katadyn Micropur MP1 water purification tablets, and a 1-liter collapsible water bag – all packed in a waterproof welded-fabric pouch that fits in your pocket.
If you’re eager to start breaking trail without breaking your budget, the Tubbs Men’s Venture Series Snowshoe ($95) is a great bridge into true wilderness snowshoeing. Strap down the asymmetrical ReAct binding for custom foot-specific fit and the all-day comfort you’ll need on longer hikes. Lightweight aluminum toe crampons bite into hardpack and icy crust for a secure step in variable conditions, while the Venture’s TriTec decking and lightweight 6000-series aluminum frame keep you afloat in deep snow without weighing you down. A rotating toe cord lets you dump accumulated snow off of the Venture with every step, and Tubbs’ innovative Fit-Step design uses biomechanics to reduce fatigue on long treks. On the way back down, you’ll feel confident as the rear claw crampons grip the snow under your heels.
It is a card, a mirror and a razor, it can be all the above at the same time. The Carzor-Card Shaped Razor & Mirror ($12) blades are stored safely behind the mirror while it’s in your pocket, and it’s easy to use. This quirky design really meets the needs of man on the go who recognizes there won’t always be time to shave in the morning. What does one do, when they turn up to work scraggly faced? Simply whip out this bad boy in the bathroom and remove the offending hairs. When you detach the razor part of the card, the rest can be used as a mirror, and it will fit snugly in your wallet. You can even choose how to scent the razor- with mint, sandal, lemon, ocean, and orange.
Going abroad or camping on your next holiday doesn’t mean you have to miss out on that reviving cup of tea. The collapsible Pack Away Kettle ($50) packs up into the tinniest space. When you’re ready, pop up the high temperature silicon and place it on just about any heat source. Soon enough you’ll be enjoying your favourite drink – wherever you are.
Inspired by LifeHammer, the acclaimed automotive escape tool, ResQMe ($9.95) is a revolutionary handheld rescue tool that amazingly provides drivers and passengers with the same level of confidence and results as its larger cousin in the event of a life-threatening entrapment incident in your vehicle. Ultra small, yet designed to provide the instant and easy ability to cut through jammed seat belts and shatter side windows when the need arises, it is the inexpensive, portable power that every car should have onboard in the event of an emergency.
If you live in a apartment you know that space is sometimes limited, and any thing you can do to maximize how you use that space is valuable. The Alatamura Organizer (TBA) is a modern, sleek, leather wall organizer that allows someone to place files, books and other loose paperwork into the straps. Easy and attractive to use and made to last for years.