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Grip LED Torch Flashlight

Grip LED Torch Flashlight
Why not employ the same grips of the BMX bicycle to a flashlight? You don't want to drop it on your toes, after all, especially not in a dark, potentially scary room when there's no electricity. It's a practical, tactile solution to sweaty palms. Brand: PRAXIS Designer: Alexander Taylor Material: Natural Rubber, LED Light Updated price and link; originally from our archives (posted Mar 11, 2013)....Read more

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Price: $22.00
Available from: A+R Store

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Lumos Helmet

Lumos Helmet
If you're a smart cyclist, you're going to try to be as visible as you can be at night. This helmet will certainly help, as it integrates lights, brakes and turn signals. That's right, it's a smart helmet; the rear lights automatically turn red when you slow down and the turn lights are activated by a small remote on your handlebars. Sounds great, right? Deisgners: Jeff Haoran Chen, Bilal Raja,...Read more

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Price: $179.00
Available from: MoMA Store

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Nomu Vacuum Flask

Nomu Vacuum Flask
All flasks are not equal, as you may be aware. Some leak, some do not keep hot beverages hot, some look atrocious... you know the story. The Nomu* Vacuum Flask is in the top tier of your available options, as it is a thermo insulated double walled flask perfect for either hot or cold drinks. Flavor and aroma are preserved, so you'll get the full enjoyment of your coffee/tea/rocket fuel...Read more

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Price: $95.00
Available from: Hivemodern

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Friday Links

Friday Links
- hearO: a Wireless Speaker in a Championship Tennis Ball - Send a Text to SFMOMA and They’ll Text You Back an Artwork - Historic Day of Action: Net Neutrality Allies Send 1.6 Million Comments to FCC. High five, internet! - Digital House Number on sale (from $45 to $29.95) - Are Instagram and Facebook are ruining our fond memories of vacations? - This Mini, Mirrored Prefab House Can Be...Read more

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Cork Planters

Cork Planters
How about some cork containers for plants and such? There's several sizes to suit your needs and you know that every plant will be pleased as punch to have a home in such a sustainable container. There's also lidded Canisters (with cherry or walnut tops) for special sundries and a specific Coffee Canister ($125) that comes with a scoop. Designer: Melanie Abrantes Designs Small Cork + Cherry Canister, $156.00 Medium...Read more

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Price: $35.00 - 250.00
Available from: Need Supply

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Tower Magazine Rack

Tower Magazine Rack
It's hard to get too excited by a magazine rack, unless having your current stack of books and magazines stacked up perfectly straight is exciting (no one is judging you, promise). A handle on this rack makes carting your stack from the living room to office or bedroom easy, which might just make you a more well-rounded reader. The simple, futuristic styling is pretty perfect. Design/Manufacturer: Yamazaki USA Height: 13.6"...Read more

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Price: $39.80
Available from: Domino

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Cloud High Back Sofa

Cloud High Back Sofa
Prepare yourself, for this high-backed sofa carries a high price tag. But you can understand why, can't you, especially when considering the feather and foam-filled cushions, slim steel legs, and tall, curved shell that envelopes you whenever you sit down to rest your weary feet. You're sure to find that this sofa provides a quiet spot for reading or watching movies (or napping), which is a valuable thing in any...Read more

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Price: $6,427.00
Available from: Mjölk

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Kinto Brewer Stand Set

Kinto Brewer Stand Set
Another brewing stand for coffee? I know, I'm getting a little tired of seeing them everywhere too, but they're just so darn appealing. Kinto's Brewer Stand set includes a heat-resistant glass holder, server, and brewer along with a stainless steel (with tin coating) filter and walnut stand. Would it be crazy to use it as a vase when not brewing coffee? Hmm. Holder, Server, and Brewer: Heat-resistant glass. Microwave and...Read more

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Price: $188.00
Available from: Need Supply Co.

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Beach Canvas Tote

Beach Canvas Tote
Which way to the beach? Everyone will follow you if you're carrying this tote, because it's the ideal size for your towel, sunscreen, snacks, and paperback. Or, of course, you could use it as an everyday tote, as it would look perfectly appropriate for your weekly shopping as well. A waxed coating keeps the bottom protected; choose between Natural or Dark Navy. 18.5" W (when base is flat) × 14.5"...Read more

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Price: $35.00
Available from: Everlane

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Neo Geo Bookend Set

Neo Geo Bookend Set
Your books would appreciate some support; they're sick of falling over and feeling neglected. So, do them a favor and get them some very cool acrylic bookends (they have a magical unicorn sort of vibe about them, no?). The blue/violet tones will catch the light and create a fun punch of color that's sure to add a little artistic interest to any room. Dimensions: 4" W, 8" D, 8" H...Read more

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Price: $398.00
Available from: Jonathan Adler

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Simple Storage Containers

Simple Storage Containers
If your dry goods storage is depressing, have I got the cure for you. These are glass containers with a rounded wood or cork top- there's absolutely nothing complicated or fussy about them. Isn't that appealing? Use them in the kitchen or bathroom for storage, or as a terrarium (fun!) as the retailer suggests. Small, 4.5 x 6" $35.00 Medium, 4.5 x 8" $40.00 Large, 4.5 x 10" $45.00 Materials:...Read more

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Price: $35.00 - 45.00
Available from: Hawkins New York

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Wicker Lunch Box

Wicker Lunch Box
Okay, so maybe this isn't the highest quality lunch box/bag you'll find (look at the price), but you might as well trick your eyes into thinking you're on a picnic, because then you'll enjoy that sandwich just a tiny bit more. Of course, do be sure to note that this is a wicker printed soft lunch box, and not actually a wicker lunch box. There's also a Wicker Wine Cooler...Read more

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Price: $5.00
Available from: Kikkerland

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Corkframe Pinboard

Corkframe Pinboard
Who doesn't love a cork board to keep important notes and correspondence handy? This Corkframe Pinboard upgrades your classic board with a thicker, more robust version. A cutout shelf at the bottom holds smaller items like pens, pencils, and keys, making the board your go-to spot for everything important. Rounded edges give it a polished look that will work for years. Designers: Noel Batt and John Harrington Includes a mounting...Read more

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Price: $100.00 - 155.00
Available from: DWR

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Octagon One Desk Lamp

Octagon One Desk Lamp
Looking for small, portable lamp for your desk or bedside table? The Octagon One Desk Lamp has a simple octagonal base that lets you position the light at three different angles. A built-in rechargeable battery means no wires, so you can move it around your home as needed with little to no fuss. Designed by Gingko Electronics LED beads: 36. LED life-span: approximately 50000 hours. Built-in rechargeable battery 3.7v. (USB...Read more

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Price: $75.00
Available from: SFMOMA Museum Store

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Friday Links

Friday Links
- Vertical transportation concept by Elena Larriba allows city dwellers to cycle up skyscrapers - Muista Active Chair: Freedom To Rock and Fidget At Work - Self-tinting smart windows powered by the sun - I can't decide if I love or hate these: f.lashes, LED Lashes - Blue Light Blocking Computer Glasses. Save Your Eyeballs. - Decent window shades over at Barn & Willow. - Titanium Two-Bit Fly Pry -...Read more

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