Succés La Cuca de Llum
Catalonia (on the northeastern edge of the Iberian Peninsula) is perhaps best known for Cava. This wine, Succés La Cuca de Llum, also uses the Trepat grape found in Cava, but here it results in a bright red. It's fresh, and a little funky (or "dusty...
4th of July Blues
Hold the urge to decorate your house and yard with red, white and blue; it only works for one weekend anyway. With long-term enjoyment in mind, we're sticking with the blues this upcoming holiday weekend. In a year in which politics are especially...
Linen Cocktail Napkin Set
This set of four 100% linen cotton napkins features different screen-printed color trim on each—and a message every hostess, host or guest would love to be called: Gracious, Skilled, Daring, or Charming. All of the letter-pressing is done by hand in...
Round Popsicle Molds
Embrace the warmer months and your inner child at your next pool party or grilling session and make four popsicles at a time with Zoku's round pop molds. Totally BPA- and phthalate-free, the silicon-made molds make it easy to peel away your popsicles...
Made using only non-GMO ingredients, Onesto crackers are super-crunchy, and delicious—which might be seemingly impossible to many, as they are also gluten-free. Free of bleached sugars and preservatives, the variety pack includes different flavors...
Whale Bottle Opener
No beach house is complete without this lovable bottle opener, which brings just the right amount of function and seaside kitsch to any summer rager. Your under-the-sea friend is sure to elicit an endlessly annoying slew of "whale of a good time" jokes...
Magritte: Pipe Tray
For seriously enlightened cocktail party conversations, provoke deep and philosophical banter at your next shindig with this serving tray, which depicts surrealist René Magritte's "La trahison des images." You and your guests can impress with art...
Linha Combine Portable Table Set
Brazilian design company Bold announced this week Linha Combine, an all-in-one set for transporting family-style meals. During the presentation at Rio+Design, we were struck by the combination of sharp design, eco-consciousness and material innovation...
The Live Issue
While the big debate among publications today mainly falls over print versus digital, Pop-Up Magazine offers a new way to think about editorial formatting with their with their ephemeral live events. At four "issues" strong, the performances piqued...
Veuve Clicquot Traveller
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British gaming start-up, TerrorBull Games, takes some of the world's most serious and complex issues and turns it into entertainment with satirical board games that may or may not be family friendly, based on your definition of quality family time...
Arguably one of the most entertaining iPad apps we've come across, the Annamika kaleidoscope provides optic stimulation for inspiration, to cure boredom or as the ultimate stoner pastime. Choose any of ten preset images or one from your iPad's photo...
Soccer Ice Ball Maker
For the ultimate World Cup party accessory, this ice-maker adds novelty to drinks and—thanks to its slower-melting spherical shape—won't water them down. Using an aluminum mold (much like Macallan's sphere machine), the device uses heat...
Smith & Hawken Polycarbonate Glassware
Crystal and glass aren't always ideal for entertaining, and that's where Smith & Hawken's polycarbonate highball and double old fashioned glasses come in. Made of heat resistant plastic that can easily handle the journey to the beach...
Ironwood Gourmet's Grind Design Mills and Tapas Set
Ironwood Gourmet's new Grind Design Mills bring a new twist to the table. The mills come in four shapes and feature segments that can be rotated individually; each rotation not only grinds your salt or pepper with a ceramic mechanism, it also...