Proper knot tying is just one on a long list of dying arts, being pushed yet further into the past with this American–made knotless gear tie called the Fish Bone. It’s designed for use with paracord, which is awesome for a million uses but often impossible to untie when a knot gets cranked tight. The Fish Bone keeps every locked-down and solid but eliminates the nasty knots.
These theory11 Artisan Playing Cards are handcrafted in South Africa, Artisans are in a league of their own. A breathtaking mix of elegance, style, and sophistication. Designed by Simon Frouws, these premium, luxury playing cards feature elegant gold foil hot stamped onto ultra-lux black paper derived from sustainable forests.
Even the most minute details were carefully crafted, polished, and perfected. Like a fine craftsman in his workshop, Capetown designer Simon Frouws produced a playing card design that redefines the category and raises the bar.
Artisan Playing Cards are produced at The United States Playing Card Company using FSC-certified papers derived from sustainable forests, vegetable-based inks and starch-based laminates. The result is a durable finish that respects the environment. Sealed with a red tax-stamp, vintage sticker seal marked with the exact month and year of print.
If you play guitar, or any picked instrument, check out these handmade artisan coin guitar picks. They’re available as common coins, such as quarters and Sacagawea dollars, or antique coins, including buffalo nickels, wheat pennies and silver dollars. Dustin and Stephanie from Nashville cut and shape US coins into fully functional guitar picks. Check out their Etsy shop at http://www.etsy.com/shop/GuitarPickCollection.
If you are looking for unique, one-of-a-kind wall hangings, check out the Sideshow Sign Co. Made by hand in Nashville, TN, the Sideshow Sign Co. specializes in giant throwback vintage prints and light-up marquee letters influenced by the entertainment industry, science, and antiquarian educational material. Everything made is carefully aged and expertly wired, made from fine art canvas or salvage wood and bent steel, speed rusted and banged-up proper. In addition, 5% of proceeds are donated to the nonprofit organization EJI.org, which provides legal representation to those that need it most.
Radio Flyer now lets you customize them! Since 1917, Radio Flyer has delivered millions of childhood memories through imaginations that have taken flight with the Original Red Wagon. Now, Radio Flyer would like to personalize that experience even more with the Build Your Own Radio Flyer custom wagon program. Like classic or modern body… normal or all terrain wheels… padding, umbrellas, cup holders, etc.
Bourbon Barrel Foods is a maker of gourmet food products that reflect the rich heritage of Kentucky’s Bourbon Country, “The Napa Valley of the Bluegrass.” They make a variety of bourbon-infused sauces, spices and rubs that incorporate the rich, sweet and smoky flavor of bourbon. Their smoked paprikas, peppers, salts and sauces like Kentuckyaki are real compliments to great southern food.
Bourbon Barrel Foods also has a large selection of recipes on their web site including a Smoky Red Pepper & Feta Dip, Bourbon Barrel Bison Chili, & Bourbon Pecan Peach Cobbler.
Is it a portable stove or a gadget charger? How about both. The BioLite ($130) is a compact, portable stove that burns sticks, twigs, pine cones, and other renewable resources instead of petroleum gas, lighting quickly and bringing water to a boil in no time. In addition, it packs a USB port on the front that draws its power from the heat of the fire, letting you charge your phone, GPS, or LED lights miles from the nearest outlet.