Just like you'd look to Hawaii for the best surfboard or Aspen for the best skis, there's no better place to buy an umbrella stand than rainy London. The London Undercover Umbrella Stand comes from the people who know bad weather - a beautiful artisan craft with specially architectured venting for quick drying, a waterproof top, and a water-catching basin.
A tough-looking anti-bottle for the tough-going outdoorsman, the Vapur Eclipse boasts a durable 3-ply construction and drip-proof easy-open SuperCap, and is made in the US of A. Soft to touch, it's safe to stick in the dishwasher, BPA free, nigh-on indestructible and is available in a cool, olive green or navy blue matte finish.
NASA know a thing or two about making good use of air (as there's none of it in outer space), so who better to develop an air purifier? The Airocide has also had the stamp of approval from the FDA, is a sleek and stylish accessory, perfect for any contemporary home. Say good riddance to allergies and keep asthma in check.
Whether you're a professional chef or a mere culinary amateur, the Magmate Magnetic Blade Guards are just the ticket for your kitchen -- especially if you're the clumsy type or prone to sticking your hands into cluttered drawers without looking. The sheath's outer is molded from plasticized PVC, has a magnetic closure and can be cut to fit each and every one of your blades.
They may look like a regular light bulb, but boy do they pack a (blinding) punch. Cree LED Light Bulbs, compatible with just about all fixtures, are so eco-friendly that it uses only around a sixth of the power of their counterparts and last an incredible 25 times longer, saving not just the planet, but your wallet too. Mercury-free, dimmable and forged from safety glass, they're available in 60 of 40W models. Thomas Edison would be proud.
A highly environmentally-friendly product, crafted in the USA, the Handmade Ceramic Growler not only protects your beer and keeps it fresh, but best of all reduces any waste. Who likes wasting good beer? There are no machines involved in their production, with each one trimmed on a potters' wheel with the resulting ceramic cast so thick it will resist the most plummeting of temperatures.
The result of a study of over 2,000 people across 11 countries, the Gesture Chair by Steelcase promises to put an end to office-sustained strains. The company has examined how the body interacts with technologies, shifting from one device to another, to come up an ergonomic seat that will dramatically improve our working day lives. It's pretty darn comfortable, too, of course.
Seriously, you can never have enough hooks in your life, the only problem is having to drill through walls, or worse, tiles, to securely mount them. However, power tools are not required to affix the Vipp Suction Hooks which are so strong they can be placed in your shower. Trust us, this incredible rubber and stainless steel design really does suck.
Your own personal bartender that won't tire, get drunk or require a tip. The Bartendo is a portable, robotic drinks dispenser that can handle up to 200 drinks per night. It houses screens that enable users to select their drinks and measurements and is available with a choice of seven or 15 dispensers. Ridiculously easy to clean, too - even with a hangover.
On the food chain, just above the majestic stag standing high atop a precipice overlooking the forest is you with your rifle, orange vest, and Antler Bottle Opener stalking him. The nickel plated opener is a great conversation starter, gift, and of course entryway to your favorite brew. It's a fun way to say, "Yeah, I'm that guy."