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Can This Techie Carbon Fiber Pool Table Bring You Eternal Bliss?

Jan 14, 2016  |   Contributor: Mila Pantovich

Naming a pool table after Elysium is a pretty big statement, since the Elysian Fields represent an idea of the afterlife that has been written about by the greats like Homer. We don’t know if this billiards table from IXO will lead to the ideal blissful life, but it certainly looks cool and will probably up your game. 

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Nothing Says “Pirate Lover” Like This $500K Gold Skull Armchair You Can Own

Jan 12, 2016  |   Contributor: Mila Pantovich

From Harow comes this over-the-top, 24k gold Skull Armchair that we wouldn’t mind lounging in. Looking like it came straight from Jack Sparrow’s dreams, this glitzy design has been handmade like a faceted diamond, making it artwork that is also a fully-functioning piece of furniture. 

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Airline Carts Get a Second Chance at Life As Gorgeous Handmade Wine Trolleys

Jan 7, 2016  |   Contributor: Mila Pantovich

We've all seen those rectangular airplane trolley carts full of drinks and snacks, but we've certainly never seen any as cool as this wine-specific one from Skypak. Called La Barrique Edition, the design is made using old oak barrels that were once used to age wine in. The German company brings in original trolleys that were once in use on an aircraft and then attaches the wood by hand, which according to Skypak still carries the scent of red wine.

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Bowers & Wilkins' Wireless Speaker Is Like Having Your Favorite Band Play a Show in Your Living Room

Jan 5, 2016  |   Contributor: Mila Pantovich

After redesigning their Zeppelin Air, which had an out-of-style dock and was Bluetooth only, Bowers & Wilkins released a brand new wireless version that is pretty hard to beat. Like the old model, the $700 Zeppelin Wireless maintains its blimp-like shape that delivers insane sound quality and brings in support for non-Apple products. 

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Ski Like an Olympian With a Exclusive Set of Heritage Ash Bomber Skis

Dec 30, 2015  |   Contributor: Mila Pantovich

You don't have to know much about skiing to know that if a gold medalist Olympian trusts only one company to outfit him in the best equipment, those skis are probably good enough for you too. Which is why you should follow in Bode Miller's footsteps and check out Manhattan-based Bomber Ski, the pro's exclusive provider.

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Take Over the Espresso Game With the KRUPS EA84 Fully-Automated Machine

Dec 23, 2015  |   Contributor: Mila Pantovich

If there’s one thing people usually need when they’ve been out celebrating all night (like, for New Year’s), it’s some serious caffeine. When it comes to the perfect espresso or cappuccino, you can’t just depend on any coffee house to get it just right, which is a countertop espresso machine for your own kitchen comes in. When KRUPS sent over their $999 EA84 Falcon Fully-Automated Espresso Machine for me to try out, I was pretty excited to relive my barista days and while I had a few issues, I was pretty impressed with how easy to figure out it is. 

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Steinway & Sons Turned The Fibonacci Spiral Into a Stunning $2.4M Piano That You Can Buy

Dec 21, 2015  |   Contributor: Mila Pantovich

Steinway & Sons recently unveiled their 600,000th piano and it's absolutely stunning. Designed by the famed Frank Pollaro, the piano is named The Fibonacci after the mathematical sequence, picturing the iconic spiral on its veneer. And oh yeah, it took more than 6,000 hours over the course of four years to create the finished piece.

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Never Forget a Dinner Ingredient Again With Plated's Chef-Designed Recipe Deliveries

Dec 16, 2015  |   Contributor: Mila Pantovich

I love to cook, but I rarely have the time. Okay, so I have the time, but let’s be honest, I’d rather binge watch the newest Netflix series than figure out what I want to make for dinner. Besides, trekking to the grocery store always ends with my getting home just in time to realize that I forgot one of the most important items. This is why I decided to try Plated, one of the most popular food delivery services out there that sends recipes and ingredients straight to your door. 

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5 Spirits Subscriptions We Hope Santa Puts in Our Stockings

Dec 11, 2015  |   Contributor: Mila Pantovich

With Christmas only two weeks away, we’re entering into some serious shopping territory. Now is the time to figure out who you still need to buy gifts for and we can make it a little easier on you. If you have any serious cocktail aficionados on your list, giving them a spirits subscription is basically the gift that keeps on giving.

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We Roughed Up the Omega TWN30S Twin Gear Juicer & It Survived to Tell the Tale

Dec 10, 2015  |   Contributor: Mila Pantovich

Whenever I get a new gadget to try, I generally bypass the directions and jump right into the action, which may not turn out so hot if the device in question is complicated. Thankfully, the Omega TWN30S Twin Gear Juicer let me go full steam ahead without any problems—well, none that were the fault of the machine, that is. 

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This is the Best Way to Get More Gold in Your Penthouse

Dec 9, 2015  |   Contributor: Mila Pantovich

LUXXU knows a thing or two about luxury lighting, which isn’t a surprise considering it belongs to the Menina Design Group (they also own Boca do Lobo and Brabbu). Each of LUXXU's stunning designs heavily utilize gold because it “is the color of the sun and light—both very important in the dark winter days."

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Cutting Edge Art Right in Your Living Room: Klio’s 21st Century Mediums are Seriously Cool

Dec 9, 2015  |   Contributor: Mila Pantovich

If you want to step up your art game, you may want to check out Klio. The unique interactive device takes digital art and makes it accessible to homeowners by turning their walls into gallery installations. Framed just like a normal print, Klio uses a UHD display to “play” your chosen artworks, whether it be a calming forest scene or a cool clock art piece that changes according to the time. 

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The $7k Stromer ST2 Nabs E-Bike of the Year Award and With It, Our Attention

Dec 3, 2015  |   Contributor: Mila Pantovich

The Stromer ST2 earned the title of E-Bike of the Year at North America’s largest bicycle trade show, the 2015 Interbike Awards, which is certainly enough to grab our attention. Stylish and powerful, this model can reach 28 mph, boasts a 90-mile range, comes in Sport and Comfort models, and has plenty of cool techie additions to keep you interested.

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The Classic Porsche 356 Shines in Newly-Translated Photography Book

Dec 1, 2015  |   Contributor: Mila Pantovich

For the first time, the German best seller My Porsche Book is being offered to the North American market with a new English translation. Starring Porsche’s very first produced car, the iconic 356, the $89 book makes for a pretty great stocking stuffer for any classic automobile fan.

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One-of-a-Kind Vintage Nixie Tube Clock Brings History to Your Bedside

Nov 30, 2015  |   Contributor: Mila Pantovich

With its awesome Art Deco-inspired design, the Vintage Nixie Tube Clock from Nuvitron is definitely being placed at the top of our holiday wish list. Though science geeks already know what a nixie tube is, for the rest of us, it’s an electronic device with a glowing discharge that’s used to display numbers. 

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