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Sundek | Go for the Sun

Did you know that the iconic SUN-DEK brand founded in the early 40′s was originally based in San Francisco and was one of the first brands dedicated to Surfing back in the days. In the 60′s SUNDEK expanded its market from California to include Hawaii and the East Coast. Their innovative solutions like using velcro instead of…

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Stand Out Sound Design made in Denmark

Electronic music has come a long way since its tenuous beginnings on the Minimoog synth, and modern, digital production techniques require equally tuned in gear for amplification. The winner of the Danish Design Prize in 2010/11, this collaboration between Copenhagen-based audio engineers AIAIAI and influential industrial design firm KiBiSi keeps contemporary music lovers in mind….

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Enclave Eyewear

Enclave is a US based up and coming manufacturer of sunglasses that are hip, comfortable and high quality. They recently launched eyewear line on Kickstarter, pulling in a whopping $182,000 more than their goal of $9,700. The funds raised went towards creating high steel moulds and to the general manufacturing of the sunglasses. All Enclave…

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Gemstone Healing Properties

    The primary use for gems throughout history has been for healing and spiritual rituals. Although gems were rare and exhibited great beauty, the reason they were so precious was due to the power they imparted to their wearers. They are storehouses of empowerment, transmitted through contact with one’s body. Kings and queens would…

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NOOKA – Zub Zen

The Zub line were the very first, one piece construction, monochromatic watches to hit the market. Composed of a polyurethane rubber body with a scratch-resistant mineral crystal lens, these watches represent time in 4 different faces—all of which present a graphical representation of time that transcends the linguistics of math that make telling time difficult…

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Shark deterrent WA wetsuits a world first

WA researchers have unveiled world-first wetsuits designed to protect surfers, swimmers and divers from shark attacks by using scientific discoveries about how the predators see and detect prey. Videolink The shark deterrent wetsuits come in two different strategic designs – one that blends the wearer with background colours in the water and the other that…

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OYO BALLO | Portable Speaker by Bernhard Burkard

The market is inundated with portable speakers for your iPhone’s, iPod’s, laptops, etc., but sometimes they’re really more speaker than you need or want to carry around. That’s why I love the simplicity of the BERNHARD | BURKARD-designed BALLO speaker for OYO (Objects You Obsess). The perfectly sphere ball doesn’t even require a stand –…