Link About It: This Week's Picks
1. Otis Johnson on Life After 44 Years in Prison At the age of 25, Otis Johnson was sentenced to 44 years in prison. Now 69 years old, Johnson is finally free and has re-entered society—albeit a much different one than he left behind. In a video...
14k Gold Darth Vader Cufflinks
Made in the USA, these limited edition 14K gold cufflinks portray the visage of Star Wars' iconic villain, Darth Vader. With a new Star Wars film on the horizon (and the back catalog of films some of the best-loved of all time), these are not only...
Six Worthwhile "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" Collaborations
With all the hype and excitement leading up to the release of "Star Wars: The Force Awakens," it's no surprise several brands have jumped on the bandwagon (or, Millennium Falcon) and come up with some very playful collaborations. From bold tropical...
Cross Star Wars Limited Edition Pens
Founded a long time ago (in 1846) in a galaxy not so far away, Cross is the United States' oldest manufacturer of fine writing instruments. Yet, even with such a significant history and heritage behind them, the brand is unafraid to be playful...
To celebrate their 10th anniversary, MB&F collaborated with Switzerland’s famous music box maker Reuge with the new MusicMachine 3. Inspired by the TIE Fighter from Star Wars, this futuristic design is the third joint venture by the two companies...
Star Wars + Nixon Watch Collection
First and foremost, California's Nixon watch company creates detail-oriented wristwatches that beg to be worn out and about. Their attention to detail and clever wearability has never been more present than in the brand's latest collaboration, announced...
Star Wars Death Star Ice Cube Mold
Chill your whisky or other beverage with this slow-melting ice cube, shaped like the Death Star.
R2-D2 Measuring Cup Set
This R2-D2 figurine cleverly disassembles to reveal a full set of measuring cups and spoons to make your next meal absolutely epic.
Marking the first kinetic machine made by MB&F that isn't a timepiece, the MusicMachine confidently brings the innovative Swiss laboratory into new territory. While the spaceship-styled MusicMachine may not tell time and can't be worn, the tabletop...
Les Poupées and Vader
Les Poupées marks the first collaboration between Italian designer Luca Nichetto and French gallerist Pascale Cottard Olsson in Stockholm. Combining a ceramic candle holder with a glass vase, each object blends cultural references from the pure lines...
Star Wars Uncut
Seeking help to remake the sci-fi classic "Star Wars: A New Hope," tech-geek Casey Pugh's project uses Vimeo as a crowd-sourcing tool to engage filmmakers in a "Be Kind Rewind"-style DIY production. He divided up the entire...
Rejected Star Wars figures
Merchandizing was as important to the Star Wars franchise as the films themselves. Almost anyone can probably remember some random product those iconic movies generated. For every Luke Skywalker action figure and plastic light saber that hit the shelves...
adidas always has it goin on, but this Fall is really coming together brilliantly. In addition to the Grubers, there will be Skywalkers (see above, click to zoom). The word is that this basketball shoe from outer space was found in a thrift store...
Star Wars Geek Out
Listen to ill Star Wars beats with the in crowd, or at least the crowd that has been camping out in front of the Ziegfeld Theater since April 30th -- waiting to be the first to see â€œThe Revenge of the Sith.â€ Over...