Shiver me timbers! A cork screw that looks like a pirate

Inigo del Castillo Contributor

By Inigo del Castillo in New Products on Friday 31 January 2014

The Legless Pirate Cork Screw is your average corkscrew, albeit with a geeky design and a penchant for buried treasure. Created by designer Nick Lerwill, this cork screw looks like a pirate with an eye patch and a cork for a peg leg. It won’t make you walk off the plank or give you scurvy, but it does make for a great conversation starter.

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Make your phone look like a passport

Annie Churdar Contributor

By Annie Churdar in New Products on Friday 28 June 2013

If nothing else, this funny phone case for the Galaxy S4 makes you realize just how important a phone really is. Losing your phone is right up there with losing your passport now. This set of colorful passport phone cases provide great protection, easy access to your phone, a nice rubber edge bumper, a magnet […]

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Yessir, this is THE world’s most beautiful flask

Annie Churdar Contributor

By Annie Churdar in New Products on Wednesday 26 June 2013

For all you manly men out there, there’ nothing cooler than taking a swig of strong whisky from a well-crafted flask. And this flask might just be the world most beautiful choice.

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Knitted beards and stubble by Beardhead

Annie Churdar Contributor

By Annie Churdar in New Products on Wednesday 19 June 2013

Having trouble growing that sweet lumberjack beard you’ve always dreamed of? Maybe it’s time to get some help. Thankfully, the knitting wizards at Beardhead have come up with an easy solution to your facial hair problems that also happens to be, oh, so comfy. Check out these awesome face-warmers that look like beards and stubble. Ladies, this […]

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Adopt a Pet Tornado

Annie Churdar Contributor

By Annie Churdar in New Products on Thursday 6 June 2013

This is the ultimate office desk pet. It doesn’t need to be taken for walks, cleaned up after, or fed. Having your very own Pet Tornado is super easy and fun. And kids absolutely love playing with it. Just hold the jar, spin it in a circular motion, and watch the tornado funnel begin to touch […]

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From the Lost At E Minor store: the new Balletcats collection

Alison Shepard Contributor

By Alison Shepard in New Fashion on Thursday 6 June 2013

The wait has ended: the new collection, Tome #1, from The Balletcats is finally here, which is like Christmas in June for any fan of the unique feline-driven madcap illustrations of Jordan Marzuki. The new line comes with a sweater-driven charge against curiosity (and its havoc on the cat), a tote featuring feline obituaries, and […]

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Befaco: an analog synth lover’s playground

The Suicide Of Western Culture Reader Find

By The Suicide Of Western Culture in New Products on Saturday 8 December 2012

Befaco is a bunch of people based in Barcelona. They are analog synth lovers and rather geeky. They practice what we call in the scene DIY (Do it yourself), manufacturing modular panels under Befaco’s brand name. They are able to clone classic synthesizers … at least, that’s what I’ve read in the forum and I […]

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Polaroids from your iPhone

Cheyenne Tulsa Contributor

By Cheyenne Tulsa in Tech on Friday 14 September 2012

The majority of people today use their iPhones to take photos. However, how do we conveniently convert one of our snap-shot moments into a print without resorting to a big printer? The Impossible Project, revitaliser of Polaroid film and purveyor of refurbished Polaroid hardware, wants to make the moments we capture Polaroid ones. its proposed Instant Lab would do this in a, well, instant. It’s using Kickstarter to help fund the project with a $250,000 goal and on its first day, raised $A150,000. To make a pledge visit their Kickstarter page  – and be one of the first to get your own Instant Lab half price before it hits stores next year. 

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Nature and Shuttle Smoke prints by Rebel Unlit

Alison Shepard Contributor

By Alison Shepard in New Products on Friday 17 February 2012

Inspired by Caspar David Friedrich and American Space Travel, the Das Nebelmeer print by Rebel Unlit features a unique collage of mountains and space shuttle smoke. We love this surreal piece, and its partner in crime, the Der Wanderer print. Both works are giclee prints on cotton matt archival 310 gsm paper. Check out these and other cool Rebel Unlit pieces in the Lost At E Minor store.

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FAQ Clothing: graphics with no rules

Alison Shepard Contributor

By Alison Shepard in New Products on Sunday 8 January 2012

Inspired by the aesthetics of architecture and graphic design, FAQ Clothing has a post-modern approach to design. Each collection is based on a conceptual theme: ranging from vintage comics to lunar phases. FAQ works with no boundaries, nor rules, which makes for a compelling line. Check out more FAQ products in the Lost At E […]

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Cheeky R and X Rated Playing Cards

Alison Shepard Contributor

By Alison Shepard in New Products on Sunday 8 January 2012

In 2008, graphic designer Becky Edgington and illustrator Sarah Beetson created two limited-edition packs of playing cards featuring images from Beetson’s exhibition, 50 Bucks: Bring On The Sluts. The images were selected from almost 500 small artworks created on moleskine paper, inspired by vintage pornography and a trip to Japan.

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The Balletcats bring flames and magicians to t shirts

Alison Shepard Contributor

By Alison Shepard in New Products on Monday 26 December 2011

In the Little Companions Rebelling Against the Magician t-shirt, label The Balletcats capture everything that we love about the holiday season: rebellion, flames, and striped pants. Nothing short of a classic family gathering! While everything that The Balletcats do is genius, this shirt has an extra bit of zip: it’s an exclusive for Lost At […]

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Tees and iPhone covers by Australian designer Okayboss

Alison Shepard Contributor

By Alison Shepard in New Products on Friday 16 December 2011

Okayboss is an illustrator based in sunny Sydney who combines the powers of PB&J sandwiches, cats on the Internet, and a pocketful of edible crayons into a rainbow Voltron drawingbot. His shirts are anything from abstract space particles, to hands with expressions, while his music-inspired art prints are playful, witty, and gorgeous. Okayboss items are available for sale in the Lost At E Minor Store.

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Pocket Chainsaw

Gerry Mak Reader Find

By Gerry Mak in New Products on Friday 23 September 2011

This pocket chainsaw (non motorised, obviously) weighs only five ounces, but can cut through a three-inch-thick tree limb in less than 10 seconds. I will need one of these for the zombie apocalypse.

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Monkey Salt & Pepper Shakers

The Urban Grocer Contributor

By The Urban Grocer in New Products on Friday 23 September 2011

Monkeys love bananas, right? Maybe almost as much as we adore our trusty salt and pepper. Well the design duo of Stefano Giovannoni and Rumiko Takeda have brought all of those elements together in a lovable little shaker set that’s sure to please the most discriminating banana-loving primate.

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