Adidas Snowboarding Jake Blauvelt Boot Fall/Winter 2012 Collection

adidas is tackling a new market in their footwear department with the Jake Blauvelt Boot from their Fall/Winter 2012 collection. However, the company is anything but a novice in the snow sports industry as it used to own snow equipment brand Salomon and has done collaborations with Burton Snowboards. The adidas pro-rider snowboarding team consists of riders Eric Jackson, Helen Schettini, Keegan Valaika, Kazu Kokubo, Forest Bailey and signed Jake Blauvelt as the team’s anchor. The snowboarding division focuses more on lifestyle rather than performance, giving a more modern, stylish and rugged look.  Look out for these boots at adidas Originals’ retailers worldwide.

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Skydiver Felix Baumgartner Wears a Stratos Flyback Watch and Free-Falls From The Edge Of Space

Skydiver Felix Baumgartner officially became the first person to successfully free fall from “the edge of space” by jumping out of a balloon 128,000 feet (24 miles into the atmosphere) above New Mexico. The journey back down to Earth lasted a little less than ten minutes. In addition to wearing only a space suit and relying on his parachute, Baumgartner wore his stock Zenith El Primero Stratos Flyback, exposing it to the harsh environment and the shock waves of a supersonic skydive. The beautiful timepiece has become a legendary “space” watch, joining the Breitling Navitimer Cosmonaute and the Omega Speedmaster Professional.

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Brad Pitt Chanel No.5 Commercial

Recently we announced that Chanel changed their campaign strategy and began using Brad Pitt as the face for their fragrance, Chanel No.5. After getting our fill of the teasers, today at midnight (Paris time), Chanel released their full version of the commercial featuring the intriguing and mysterious Mr. Pitt.

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Jack Daniel’s Unaged Rye Whiskey

Jack Daniel’s Unaged Rye Whiskey, bottled at 80-proof combining 70%  rye, 18% corn, and 12% malt barley, is an absolute game changer. In 100 years, this would be the first new mash bill that Jack Daniel has introduced, surprising drinkers with a sweet and fruity smell with raspberry, plenty of rye bite, dried cherry, honey, and a crisp, dry finish. Call it white whiskey, moonshine, or white dog, but don’t dare call it ordinary. Available in Tennessee at select retail outlets in December, and arriving elsewhere early next year, in limited quantities. Enjoy responsibly.

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Paul Krassner “The Disneyland Memorial Orgy” Skate Deck

In 1967, Paul Krassner published Mad artist Wally Wood’s parody as a center spread for his satirical magazine, The Realist, and it quickly became a sought after and collected poster. As a founder of Mad magazine in 1952, Wally Wood became one of the most influential comic strip artists in the United States. This skate deck will run you €265 EUR (approximately $343 USD) and can be purchased here.

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James Bond – 007 – Aston Martin DB5

Introducing the Aston Martin DB5, appearing in the upcoming James Bond film, Skyfall. Just last week, James Bond celebrated its 50th year in action by auctioning off memorabilia at Christie’s in London. Some items included the Aston Martin DBS used in Quantum of Solance, swim trunks worn by Daniel Craig from Casino Royale, and a few items also worn by Mr. Craig from Skyfall such as the Omega Seamaster Planet Ocean and a wool Tom Ford suit. We can assume that the Aston Martin DB5 will be auctioned off in the near future as well, but how much would it be? It’s no doubt that Aston Martin covers every inch of detail when designing and engineering their automobiles. The DB5 found its place in car enthusiast’s hearts when it debuted in 1964 and it is still one of the most iconic cars ever produced. If you are interested in the role of Aston Martin in some of the 007 films, check out their site here.

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Terry Richardson’s another Kate Upton outtake

We do love Kate Upton, and really, can’t get enough of her. So, here’s another post about the blonde bombshell. Well, not really ABOUT her, just photos OF her. It seems like Terry Richardson finally posted some of the photos that were shot during the recording of a short film that Kate Upton herself uploaded back on July 5th. I do warn you, there are some images that are NSFW (Not Safe For Work), viewer discretion is advised… Oh Terry, you lucky guy.

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Brooks Brothers Sail Cloth Flip Flops

Although the Summer season is over and Winter is just around the corner as we’re transitioning from Autumn, those of us lucky enough to live in more moderate climates can still wear flip flops all year long. Today we’d like to feature Brooks Brothers flip flops that can be purchased through their online retail store. This stylish pair features a rubber sole with blue-green (also in navy-red) grosgrain ribbons and a waterproof leather sock. If you’re from Southern California, then you’ll know that around this time of year, the weather is the best right after a rainstorm; the clear, sunny skies and cool, crisp breeze. So throw a pair of these on and let those little piggies enjoy the weather with you!

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Master-Piece Mastertex-04’s waterproof Backpack

Master-piece has come out with their MASTERTEX-04 collection utilizing a special breathable waterproof fabric. If you’re always hiking in a raining season (don’t know why you would do that), this would be the backpack to use as it is very versatile, and well handle very will in rain weather (see video below, it isn’t rain weather but you get the idea). However, only get it if you have the money, this will run you about $470 USD… if you’re interested, you can get it at their online store.

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Incase Leather Case for Iphone 5

Incase, a company that provides protection for our technology needs has done it again with their premium leather casing. If you’re a dapper type of person and someone who’s paranoid of dropping their Iphone, this is a must have case.  This leather snap case, in black or brown, features durable  hardshell construction with an easy snap-on attachment.

Over time, the case will develop a rich patina for a truly unique, distressed look that anyone will appreciate.

Get your case here before everyone else has it…

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