It might seem strange that an acclaimed NYC restaurant group would put out a collaborative product with an Italian sneaker brand. And yet one glimpse at the peach-colored classic lace-up 2750 Sant Ambroeus sneakers from Superga and all concerns dissipate. In fact, not only are the cotton and natural rubber shoes good looking, they're durable and comfortable. As far as limited edition footwear goes, these are highly desirable.
Available at their Los Angeles pop-up (and online), EVERYBODY.WORLD's Grandfather T-Shirt is composed of 100% cotton French Terry. It's stylish but timeless, invoking the clothes of yesteryears with its name and silhouette and yet ultimately delivering something present day. It's part of the brand's Contributor Collection, which is designed piece-by-piece by regular people—who are clearly out of the ordinary.
Evoking the untouchable desert plant, Cartier's Cactus de Cartier ring uses emeralds and carnelians to build an imaginative design. The 18K gold piece gets a brilliant-cut diamond punctuation point on top. It's a work of pure imagination from the luxury house and it doesn't look the same from any two vantage points.
Designed with kids in mind, the BOSEbuild speaker cube kit is entertaining and educational. The set comes with everything needed to assemble a speaker cube—from panels to coils and more. For children aged eight or older, it's an experience on how music makes its way through wires and out to our ears (and it's ultimately delivered through a speaker with Bose-quality sound).
Pairing The Arrivals' modern, minimal aesthetics with the quality of French heritage eyewear brand VUARNET, the Day + Night sunglasses convey a timeless style. From components of the utmost quality—stainless steel frames with deep acetate rims and mineral glass lenses—these round edged items are guaranteed to impress.
Antique cream with a classic paisley pattern, Madewell's canvas bag is an everyday carry-all to take you from work to the market and back again. Made from cotton canvas, it's lightweight but durable and sturdy. For all ages and genders, it's a simple and practical gift to be used at any time of year.
Master recipes you've never attempted before with the this KitchenAid mixer, which features 10 speed settings, five-quart stainless steel mixing bowl, and more. This appliance whips, mixes, kneads and beats—taking a lot of the hard work from you. Available in silver gray, black or red, it will look at home in any kitchen.
With around 30 hours of burn time, this candle from Maison Margiela is floral-forward, warm and alluring. With notes of patchouli, iris, orange, pear and white musk, the scent has been crafted to evoke a lazy Sunday morning. This candle will fill a room with a soft, clean fragrance as it burns.
This all-in-one teapot and mug is made for solo time, and takes a few tips from the traditional Japanese tea ceremony at the same time. Heat-resistant to save your hands, this cup keeps your tea warm while it steeps and you concentrate on getting zen. The vibrant touch of color adds just the right amount of energy to an object that encourages serenity.
Super-light and small, the HP Sprocket makes printing photos from your smartphone incredibly easy. Add filters, stickers or borders (or nothing at all) and simply connect your phone via Bluetooth to watch your creations become tangible prints. Producing photos that measure two by three inches on sticky-backed paper, this handy device is suitable for teenagers and adults alike.
Master & Dynamic's flagship MW60 wireless over-ear headphones are now available in a few new colorways for their 2017 holiday capsule collection, including olive green, camouflage, and black on black leather. As expected, the high-quality headphones still deliver impeccable sound drawn in part from patent pending stainless steel componentry. The new styles, though, make clear reference to the brand's home city: NYC.
Inspired by Jim Henson's beloved television show "Fraggle Rock," a metaphor for diversity and cohabiting peacefully, Brooklyn chocolatiers the Mast Brothers have released five limited edition bars, each featuring a different character. The brand selected five of their favorite varieties to adorn with characters for this collaboration. A portion of all proceeds benefits The Jim Henson Foundation and the Museum of the Moving Image, where the bars are sold—as well as at the Mast Flagship store in Brooklyn.
From ancient cave paintings to engravings from the 1600s, and modern-day animations to NASA photos, "Universe: Exploring the Astronomical World" is an investigation of space. With over 300 images, this hardcover spans all kinds of mediums and mindsets, proving just how fascinating we humans have always seen, and continue to see, our universe. The visuals—some of which have never been published before—are drawn from the work of photographers, artists, and astronomers. It's a beautiful book for anybody with a curious mind.
Paris-based trained chef Cathleen Clarity fell in love with French food and cooking with the seasons after moving there, and now has released a cookbook with photographer Kathrin Koschitzki. With 12 menu suggestions and 70 dishes, "Fabulously French Cooking" offers ideas for big celebrations or small dinner parties. From cote de boeuf to fig and red grape galette, every dish will impress your friends.
Many don't know that a Tennessee slave, Nearest Green, taught Jack Daniels how to distill—even going on to work for Daniels as a black master distiller after the Civil War. Armed with thousands of documents, author Fawn Weaver convinced brand owner Brown-Forman to recognize Green's role and incorporate it into the Jack Daniels story, where it's always belonged. She's now released her own whiskey to further spread his untold legacy, and the bulk of profits of Uncle Nearest Whiskey sales will be put toward funding more historical research on Green.
Featuring an LCD screen in lieu of a traditional viewfinder, Fujifilm's hybrid Instax Square SQ10 offers instant prints, along with the control and quality of a digital camera. In addition to a digital image sensor, that functions quite well in low light, there are a series of functions affixed to three buttons: 10 different filters, brightness adjustment and vignette control.