Good morning. What happens when you ask an Apple designer to design the interior of a private jet? Something fascinating, yet totally unsurprising: a wonderful display of opulence and design excellence. Marc Newson, one of the head designers of the Apple Watch, created the interior of this Boeing business jet. Here’s what’s good in gear: a stylish collection of sweats, a pair of adventurous Californian sunglasses, a heritage Land Rover and much more.
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Frye Wyoming Hiker
If anyone knows boots, it’s Frye. For 153 years, Frye has been handcrafting boots of unparalleled quality. The Wyoming Hiker is a descendent of one of their most classic boot designs, updated with an adventurous edge: a sturdy, thick rubber outsole tramples easily over all sorts of terrain, while a waxed Italian suede upper seals out water and shrugs off dirt. And, best of all, they’re designed to look fantastic in any setting, whether that’s a muddy mountain trail or a snow-coated city sidewalk.
Electric Road Glacier Sunglasses
These sunglasses are built for sea-to-summit adventures — for morning deep-sea fishing excursions, afternoon splitboard rides in the high Sierras and evening motorcycle cruises through foothills. Designed with the help of famous surfer and snowboarder Chris Christenson, they feature anti-reflective, water- and oil-proof lenses, which are protected on the sides by stamped metal shields. A separate kit adds even more retro appeal with glacier-style leather eye shields and hooked temples; regular and polarized lenses are also available.
CoolVintage D90 Heritage Land Rover
We have a soft spot for vintage 4x4s — especially Land Rovers. And we’re not alone. Land Rovers are beloved the world over, and rightfully so. Still, few are as top-notch as this 2003 model: a supple brown leather interior, a fresh coat of paint, squeaky-clean details — hell, even the carpet holds our attention.
DJI’s Newest Drones Are Made for Pros
The beloved DJI Phantom 4 and Inspire 1 just got some major upgrades.
Wilson & Willy’s Northwest Knitting Company Collection
There’s absolutely no shame in wearing sweats in public — so long as you’re wearing something tasteful, like this great collection from Wilson & Willy’s new brand, Northwest Knitting Company. Each garment is made of luscious merino wool, and is knitted right here in the USA.
Debut: Jaguar’s I-Pace SUV Concept Is All-Electric
Jaguar just announced a new concept that’ll compete directly with the electric king, Tesla.
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