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Posted on January 23, 2007 Under Gadgetry

At this year's MacWorld convention, the new iPhone stole all the headlines, but I came across a unique iPod protection product that is truly deserving of mention. iBumps are small polymeric discs that adhere to your small hand held devices…

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Flight Club LA

Posted on December 13, 2006 Under Fashion

About three months ago, the legendary sneaker store Flight Club NYC opened a west coast branch in Los Angeles, Flight Club LA. If you are not familiar with the Flight Club concept, it's a store that operates on a consignment…

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Trovata Online Shop Open

Posted on December 12, 2006 Under Fashion

We just received word that our friends at Trovata have just opened their online store for business. Their timing couldn't have been any better with the holiday shopping season still upon us. On the new website, you can find many…

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Design Flood

Posted on December 12, 2006 Under Design

Kind of like HotOrNot.com, but for design, DesignFlood.com is a relatively new site that allows you to vote on web pages using a 1-9 scale. For ease of use, you can sort through the sites by newest/oldest date and highest/lowest…

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Henckels Pour Homme

Posted on December 12, 2006 Under Design

World-renowned for their high-end cutlery, German knife manufacturer Zwilling J.A. Henckels is also in the business of men's personal care and grooming products with a line called Zwilling Pour Homme. Henckels applies their craftsmanship and quality to a very upscale…

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Heiko Mueller

Posted on December 8, 2006 Under Art

You often come across interesting juxtapositions of disparate genres and styles in the art world, but the art of Heiko Mueller really caught my eye. Heiko seamlessly blends religious icon art, renaissance paintings and comic culture into an unmistakable style.…

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Posted on December 7, 2006 Under Life

We're going to let you in on a secret here at JoshSpear.com. As far as blogs go, you know nothing beats us (but of course!) for content on what's fresh and inspiring in the world. But what you might not…

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Receiver Gallery Store

Posted on December 7, 2006 Under Design

Here in San Francisco, there is a small yet growing independent design firm called Receiver Studio. They have worked with all kinds of clients ranging from tech giant eBay to indie hip-hop label Definitive Jux, and assisted them with everything…

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Posted on August 28, 2006 Under Design

I'd like to shine the light on a new online project called Riottt!. The team at Riottt! is small, but very big on talent and includes creative heavyweights Kevin Craft formerly of Vapors Magazine, Sean Miyashiro, founder of Sole Division,…

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Nudie Jeans

Posted on August 28, 2006 Under Fashion

Some companies merely make products. Others strive to create not just a "product," but instead something that becomes a natural extension of the consumer, almost like a second skin. This metaphor works extremely well when applied to the premium denim…

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