Here’s a sneak peek at a few toys that will be released this week at our Webstore and Flagship Store from Medicom Toy. Shop our other Medicom Toy merchandise here.
Talk about a conversation piece– the Abyss Table from Duffy London will be the conversation starter in any home. Designed by Christopher Duffy, this coffee table explores the majesty of the ocean depths as layered pieces portray the geological cross-section of the sea. Made of high-grade wood and glass, Duffy London incorporates sustainable wood and other eco-friendly materials in their designs. The Abyss Table is limited to 25 editions worldwide, as all of Duffy London’s products are handmade by local artisans and craftspeople and handmade to order.
Via Duffy London.
New episode alert! Hit play to gain the Keys to Success with DJ Khaled and Aziz Ansari.
This week, Aziz Ansari and DJ Khaled appeared on Episode 14 of Pharrell’s Beats 1 radio show OTHERtone. Dubbed “anOTHERtone” by Scott Vener, this episode features discussions on late night studio vibes and valuable Keys to Success dropped by DJ Khaled. Hit the jump to see a few clips and be sure to check out the full episode on iTunes.
The GRAMMYs just released a short film celebrating the city of Compton with Kendrick Lamar, featuring the citizens reciting the lyrics to his hit “Alright.” He leads this year’s GRAMMYs with 11 nominations and is set to perform at the ceremony. Kendrick will also receive the key to Compton on February 13th.
New York designer Blank William designed these hybrid helmets that are half Imperial Stormtrooper, half wild animal. He created concepts for a hippo, an elephant, and a rhino in his series The New Order : Black. Hit the jump to view more of his concepts and don’t miss The New Order : White.
This summer marks the 50th Anniversary of Star Trek. In celebration, the United States Postal Service will issue a series of commemorative stamps designed by The Heads of State, a design studio from Philadelphia created the designs along with Antonio Alcalá, who provided the direction for the concepts. The four stamps feature the Vulcan Salute, the USS Enterprise, the silhouette of a crew member, and the Starfleet insignia. Star Trek’s The Original Series debuted in 1966, running for three years. It lead to four spin-off TV series, thirteen movies, and numerous comics and novels. Hit the jump to see close-ups of the designs!
If you live on the East Coast, you are well aware of the current weather conditions outside. Snow has been steadily falling since last night and New York even issued a travel ban at 2:30 PM closing state roads, bridges, and tunnels. Here is a satellite view of the blizzard from the NASA-NOAA’s Suomi NPP which offers a different perspective.
We’ve closed our Shop for the day, as NYC is covered in snow. Stay warm and shop online instead. We’ll be back tomorrow!
Shot in Switzerland, this short conceptual film displays riders Freeskiing and Snowboarding with rescue flares to illuminate the night. Watch the sick visuals produced by Nicolas Vuignier and Jules Guarneri.