Based in the heart of San Francisco, the Levi’s Tailor Shop reclaims old vintage fabrics from the brand’s longstanding canon and recycles them into contemporary pieces. Inside the quiet shop, large barrels of indigo drip onto the studio floor, screen printers still smell of wet paint, and a library of fabric lines the walls. Using these tools, a diverse gang of tactile craftsmen translate their love for making into unique, exclusive garb. Filmmaker Jay Carroll took an opportunity to talk to Jared, Laura and Rachel – three craftsmen of the Levi’s Tailor Shop – getting an in-depth look at their work. Enjoy his findings above.
Not only can you have your beer, you can eat it too. Frozen Pints offer up a delicious new way to enjoy a cold, refreshing craft beer. Each pint of Frozen Pints ice cream is made to perfection from real craft beer—Yes, it does contain alcohol, so please don’t eat ice cream and drive. And with flavors such as Pumpkin Ale, Vanilla Bock, and Honey IPA, we can’t wait to dive into a pint over some Monday Night Football.
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In this latest short video for Casio, BMX pro Nigel Sylvester demonstrates the G-Shock Bluetooth Smart Technology. Aside from some great real-life examples of what the technology can actually do and how it can be useful on a daily, Nigel once again shows off his skills on the bike, nicely highlighted with slow-motion sequences in the above video. Grab your own G-Shock GBX6900B-1 Bluetooth Watch that was featured in the video at their online shop today. Enjoy.
Nicki Minaj knows celebrities-turned-designers aren't always taken seriously in the fashion world, but she doesn't mind. At a launch event Tuesday for her Kmart Collection, Minaj said skepticism of stars lacking formal design training is "understandable," but she insists it's "not about being a designer. "The "Starships" rapper says her intention is simply to make clothes that she would love to wear. [Watch & Read More]
Liam Neeson is back to his ass-kicking ways, this time however he’s confined to an aircraft 40,000 feet in the air. Non-Stop – a American-British film directed by Jaume Collet-Serra – is set on a hijacked international flight traveling from New York to London with a US federal air marshal (Neeson) on board. The action kicks off as Neeson receives a series of threatening text messages stating a passenger will be killed every 20 minutes until $150 million are transferred to a secret account. In a twist, the film’s protagonist is being setup and identified as the culprit. Non-Stop will be in theaters on February 28, 2014 and will further star Julianne Moore, Michelle Dockery, Scoot McNairy and more. Enjoy.
Luxe fashion label Miu Miu takes inspiration from the biker jacket craze, and brings an edgy and unique design of the Nappa Biker Bag as a part of the Spring 2014 collection. Available in trendy colours, the bag features bright quilted details, along with a removable strap and gold metal hardware. A tote, cross-body bag, baguette, and bowling bag are the different styles of the Nappa Biker Bag series, and we specially love the bold zippers placed proudly on them. The sensational hues will also help transit from winter to spring in a jiffy. Pair them up with killer boots and skinny jeans, and you will certainly be the hottest lady of spring 2014. [See Collection]
Acting as both co-director and protagonist, Bruno Mars has released the steamy and scandalous visuals for hit Gorilla. Taking viewers to the shadowy corners of the La Jungla gentlemen's club, the video features actress Freida Pinto as the club's newest showgirl and Mars' secret lover, and the two bring the song's animalistic undertones to a whole new level. Featuring everything from bare bodies and backseat romances, peep the video above. Enjoy.
Citing the growth of British pop in the ’50s and the introduction of Rock & Roll into the United States in the ’70s as inspiration, Marc Jacobs 2013 Fall/Winter Knitwear Collection features a series of streetwear and knit classics that borrow design elements from distinct youth cultures in history. Offering up autumn classics with the brown cashmere hoodie and knitted cardigan in deep purple, the collection also introduces the two-tone pullover and classic green polo. Head to honeyee for more.
On the one year anniversary of Felix Baumgartner‘s world record jump from a height of 39 kilometers, Red Bull has released a 9 minute POV video of the jump from start to finish. Reaching speeds of up to 1,300 kilometers per hour (approximately 736 miles per hour), Baumgartner became the first man to break the sound barrier without the aid of additional power. Relive this historic moment by checking out the video above and soak up the breath-taking views.
Today, Nike held an exclusive event in New York City to show off the second generation of its popular Nike+ FuelBand. Beyond the three neon color options now in production, Nike updated the device’s innards with hourly movement reminders and Bluetooth 4.0 so it can constantly be connected to your phone. A more water-resistant band is being used for the Nike+ FuelBand SE ($149 USD) while a quick double-tap will bring up the time. Additional FuelBand improvements include the ability to monitor yoga activity and track sleeping habits, both of which are welcome and long-overdue additions. Alongside the SE, Nike introduced the new Nike+ FuelBand app, available to FuelBand and FuelBand SE users. [Watch & Read More]
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