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Aerobiotix Aero One Air Purifier
A cursory glance into purchasing an air purifier online reveals a world fraught with misinformation and tangled webs of false advertising and opinions. It's almost impossible to figure out what works best and why, and it's widely understood that...
FOOD-DRINK
More Than Just Raw Juice: Tiny Empire
In the hubbub of Williamsburg, Tiny Empire's small, pristine space is where people who like juice stop in for a healthy drink in a creative environment. The shop's artistic ambiance stems from owner Anthony Spadaro's alternative youth. "I was part...
CULTURE
Lenworth, The Righteous Leftie
by Chérmelle Edwards Each morning Lenworth McIntosh—who also goes by Joonbug—opens his Fresh Kaufee Instagram feed with hand-drawn letterings and illustrations that simply say "Good Morning." The simple gesture is an extension of the full-time...
DESIGN
Interview: Almond Surfboards' Dave Allee
by Kohl Crecelius In a world obsessed with the idea of more, Almond Surfboards has been able to carve out a niche within surfing that is both meaningful and intentional. Located in Newport Beach, CA, Almond's young team has focused the scope of...
FOOD-DRINK
Brooklyn's Cold-Pressed Pitanga Juices
The juice craze doesn't seem to be fading any time soon—and one new business that caught our eye in particular is Pitanga Juices, which offers cold-pressed juices with some unusual ingredients. After founder Raquel Furtado was diagnosed with a thyroid...
DESIGN
Cool Hunting Video: Horse Cycles
Thomas Callahan, owner of Horse Cycles, invited CH to his Williamsburg workshop to show us around and explain a little about his impressive craft. A sculpture major in art school, Callahan had a knack for fixing his friends' bikes—and that hobby...
FOOD-DRINK
Cool Hunting Video: Juice Press
In Manhattan's West Village, Juice Press founder and CEO Marcus Antebi gave us an exclusive tour of the company's juicing headquarters. Starting out as a small, neighborhood business in the East Village, Juice Press has grown to have 14 locations...
CULTURE
Acid Magazine
To the outside world, surfers may seem like an obsessive bunch. Piling into a station wagon, driving for hours in search of rideable peaks in the depths of winter, shuffling across snow-covered trails in nothing but a few millimeters of neoprene...
STYLE
Roots
What do David Bowie and a sporty varsity jacket have in common? Roots. In 1987 America's Libraries tapped the music icon and reputed reader to pose for a literacy campaign, and Bowie was shown reading in a signature Roots jacket. But a look through...
CULTURE
Interview: Steven Vogel of Black Lodges
Whether or not you're familiar with the name Steven Vogel, it's more than likely you've ogled his work in one field or another; be it his pioneering music and menswear blog, his expert projects for big shots like Burton and Levi's, or his brazen...
STYLE
Nike Solarsoft Moccasins
Sporting a nostalgic, aqua sock-like vibe, Nike's recently released summer '13 Solarsoft Moccasins have all the makings for a laid-back, Weekend At Bernie's sort of adventure. But with an ultra-comfy midsole packing their trademark Lunarlon cushioning...
STYLE
Birchbox Man Summer Shopping
Advertorial content: We recently wrote about Birchbox Man's Anniversary Shipment for their subscribers. Birchbox, a discovery e-commerce service, hand-selects and ships tried and tested sample and full-size products monthly to all its members. Delving...
DESIGN
Cool Hunting Video Presents: Terrapin Stationers
In our final video that premiered at this year's 99u, we spent the day in midtown Manhattan with Terrapin Stationers. Operating for nearly a century, this printing house has kept up with the times by adding a contemporary element to their business...
STYLE
Birchbox Man Anniversary Shipment
Advertorial content: Birchbox Man heralds their one-year anniversary with another stellar package of curated goods. This month's offerings include two CH favorites—Benjo's colored shoelaces and Bread & Boxers boxer brief—in addition to Go 247 texture...
DESIGN
The Goodhood Life Store
by Sabine Zetteler Five years ago, East London was blessed with Jo Sindle and Kyle Stewart's hybrid clothing store and creative space, in Hoxton's quiet little Coronet Street. Today, their Goodhood Store provides the primary reason to walk down...
DESIGN
Tulisan
by Maureen Ferry Cuellar When designer and BlueLounge co-founder Melissa Sunjaya, returned to her beloved but chaotic hometown of Jakarta, she was struck by the disconnect that exists among the country's population of more than 250 million. As a...
STYLE
The Gentry Man
Compiled from the 22 issues and six years that constituted the life of "Gentry" magazine, "The Gentry Man" aims to highlight the best of the culturally impactful magazine's lifespan. The collection is billed as "A Guide for the Civilized Male...
TRAVEL
The Common Pursuit
Created by London-based graphic designer Hannah Woodcock, The Common Pursuit is a new travel site designed to inspire your next holiday. The simple format currently features 72 accommodations varying in location and style, but all are centered around...
CULTURE
The Art of Cooking
Our relationship with food knows no end, as we elevate it to divine status, play with it, turn it into nonconventional formats and even demand that it entertains us. This intimacy provides the theme behind The Art of Cooking, a group art exhibition...
STYLE
Diesel Only the Brave Tattoo
Exploring another form of signature for the body, the new Diesel fragrance, Only the Brave Tattoo, treats the skin as a true, basic and raw material to express one's identity. Only the Brave finds inspiration in the deeply rooted tradition of marking...
CULTURE
Desktops
Our environment influences our behavior both physically and mentally, guiding our personal evolution to determine, among other things, our quality of life. Nowhere does this ring truer than in the workplace. The surroundings, comforts, decorations...
STYLE
Geren Ford Annex
After a successful decade designing womenswear under her eponymous label, Geren Ford, Geren Lockhart has opened a multi-use space housing all aspects of her brand, including her first retail outpost, called the Annex. The funky building also includes...
DESIGN
Paul Budnitz Bicycles
Kidrobot founder Paul Budnitz always has something new up his sleeve—Swatch watches being the latest cult object to which he's applied his winning pop culture formula. But his newest project takes the entrepreneur in a direction pretty much...
STYLE
Globe-Trotter for Nat Sherman
Since 1897 Globe-Trotter has been producing high-end suitcases for the epically discerning traveler, much like how for 80 years Nat Sherman's cigarettes have stood for style and quality. To celebrate the tobacconist's decades, Globe-Trotter has...