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Sweden’s Wood Hotel

Sweden’s Wood Hotel

Standing 20 stories tall, The Wood Hotel is the world’s tallest hotel mainly made from wood. Located at the birthplace of cross-country skiing, Skellefteå in Swedish Lapland, the 205-room property was built from locally harvested spruce and pine which smells awesome and absorbs more CO2 than it uses.

Grand Old Parr 12-Year Scotch Whisky

Grand Old Parr 12-Year Scotch Whisky
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The full flavor of Grand Old Parr 12-Year-Old Blended Scotch Whisky is smooth as David Beckham’s off-field swagger. Fellow soccer star Sebastian Lletget (currently with Major League Soccer FC Dallas, and formerly the LA Galaxy) is an Old Parr fan so they partnered to create the perfect cocktail for soccer watch parties.

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Second-Generation Serial 1 MOSH/CTY eBike

Second-Generation Serial 1 MOSH/CTY eBike
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The updated Serial 1 MOSH/CTY eBike has Google Cloud connectivity and a phone USB-C charger for ride data and analytics, Google Maps navigation, location monitoring, and digital locking. Powered by a lithium-ion battery and Harley-Davidson motor, it offers four power modes and a 35-105 mile range after a 4.7-hour charge.

Hi-Tec City-to-Trail Crossover Hiking Boots

Hi-Tec City-to-Trail Crossover Hiking Boots
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Hi-Tec kicked off the lightweight hiking boot trend with the flexible Sierra Sneaker. The updated Ravus offers waterproof traction and all-day comfort on and off the trail. For extreme weather, the Altitude keeps feet cozy with waterproof leather uppers, micro-fleece moisture-wicking lining, and Michelin rubber outsoles.

Step 22 Hedgehog Toiletry Roll

Step 22 Hedgehog Toiletry Roll
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Known for their overlanding and van-life gear, Step 22 has great storage solutions for travel. Made for camping or glamping, The Hedgehog toiletry roll hangs anywhere and neatly rolls up. It has seven storage areas, including two removable pouches. When unrolled, the attached carry bag converts into a storage bucket.

Indian Motorcycle’s 2023 Models

Indian Motorcycle’s 2023 Models

So many choices. That’s what Indian Motorcycle is throwing at bikers with its largest ever model year lineup. From Scout to Pursuit to an all-new Challenger Elite, the American maker has a 2023 model for any rider, plus limited editions, a slew of lineup enhancements, and the introduction of the FTR Sport.

Two-Faced Pencils

Two-Faced Pencils

Award-winning artist Tuesday Bassen is a creative powerhouse, known for her sassy ‘zines, prints, accessories, and ethically made, size-inclusive clothing. She brings twice the attitude to her Two-Faced Pencils set of 10 pencils with graphite lead on one end and red on the other. The foil-stamped barrels come in five designs.

The Final Send

The Final Send

Vet-owned Black Rifle Coffee Company celebrates Veteran’s Day with a stunt driving film starring sports icon Travis Pastrana and elite rally car and off-road racer “Texas” Dave Carapetyan. “The Final Send” shows ‘em shredding the streets of a small Texas town, Dukes of Hazzard-style in customized Hoonigan vehicles.

Junipero Gin

Junipero Gin

The best gins lean in with a strong juniper core. Junipero Gin does this in spades, blending 12 botanicals for an intense herbal and citrus concoction. Master distiller Bruce Joseph sources ingredients from around the world for small gin batches made in a copper pot still and bottled at an unfiltered 98.6 proof.

A History of the World Through Body Parts

A History of the World Through Body Parts
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This fascinating book tells the stories behind the organs, appendages, and other bits attached to (or detached from) famous bodies. What’s the deal with Charles II of Spain’s jaw? What does Anne Boleyn’s heart reveal about the Crusades? Odd skulls, spleens, and breasts give an enlightening and entertaining view of history.

Uncle Nearest 1884 Whiskey

Uncle Nearest 1884 Whiskey
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Uncle Nearest crafts an impressive range of whiskeys in the historic tradition of the first Black master distiller, Nearest Green. In 2021, it became the best-selling African American-owned and founded spirit brand in history, and the most-awarded American whiskey or bourbon of 2019, 2020 and 2021, with 500+ awards and accolades.

1800 Tequila’s Ghost Margarita

1800 Tequila’s Ghost Margarita

Candy corn cocktails should not be a thing. Scare away bad spirits this Halloween with a Ghost Margarita made with top-shelf 1800 Tequila and impress 21+ boys and ghouls with smoky flavors and ghostly mixologist magic. It’s our kind of treat, whether it’s 1800 Blanco, Reposado, Anejo, Coconut, or ultra-premium 1800 Cristalino.

Nocs Provisions Binoculars Honor Native Lands Bundle

Nocs Provisions Binoculars Honor Native Lands Bundle
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Our fave standard issue 8×25 waterproof binoculars by Nocs Provisions now come in an Honor Native Land bundle in limited-edition Dewdrop Blue or Dewdrop Gray. Comes with a Nocs Photo Rig Smartphone Adapter for telephoto snaps and a woven tapestry strap in a pattern designed by Amelia Winger-Bearskin. An REI exclusive.

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Inside Ken Block’s Audi S1 Hoonitron

Inside Ken Block’s Audi S1 Hoonitron

The busy Hoonigan Racing Team is revving up to debut the world’s first all-electric Gymkhana car. Built from scratch by Audi Sport in a speedy six months, the 28,000 RPM, 800-volt one-of-a-kind Hoonitron is also the first e-car for rally driver Ken Block, who’s got sticker shock from the $10-12 million price tag.

Flaming Heart Blended Scotch Whisky

Flaming Heart Blended Scotch Whisky
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“The flaming heart can’t get his fill / But the flaming heart will try as he will.” M. Ward’s song has inspired seven editions of Flaming Heart whisky, with the label art a nod to classic rock posters. The peaty 2022 release is a power trio of whiskies from Laphroaig, Talisker, and Caol Ila distilleries.

Adulting Party Game

Adulting Party Game

Looks like the Adulting Party Game’s creators get a kick out of Wink’s For Days’ Adulting Merit Badges like we do, ‘cause they’ve turned the idea into a silly charades game. Players randomly pick an adulting task badge and act it out using props, noises, whatever. A fun way to delay actual chores.

Let’s Summon Demons Coloring and Activity Book

Let’s Summon Demons Coloring and Activity Book
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Have you joined the adult coloring book cult yet? Steven Rhodes’ wickedly funny drawings will have you reaching for your crayons to color kid-unfriendly parodies such as Death Metal Sing-Along, Alien Abduction Club, and Here Comes the Apocalypse, plus warped activities like occult career selector paper dolls.

Kaenon Essentials Sunglasses

Kaenon Essentials Sunglasses
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All polarized sunglasses are not created equal. Kaenon Essentials’ handcrafted sunnies are clearer, lighter, stronger, and extremely hard to scratch, thanks to their resin-based lenses from a 150-year-old Japanese optics factory. Style standouts include Avalon, Arroyo, and Venice, each in 8+ cool frame and lens color combos.

Crocs x Steve Harrington Footwear Collection

Crocs x Steve Harrington Footwear Collection
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Love ‘em or hate ‘em, Crocs are hot again, at least in the limited-edition game. Their latest drop is an over-the-top collection by LA-based artist Steve Harrington. Colorful and cartoony, each clog and slide in the collection includes Jibbitz charms of Harrington’s whimsical psych-pop characters. A Footlocker exclusive.

Papa’s Pilar Blonde Rum

Papa’s Pilar Blonde Rum
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Ernest “Papa” Hemingway wrote about lots of adventurous things, like bullfighting, hunting, and skiing. But there’s nothing he had more experience in than drinking, with rum being his go-to. Papa’s Pilar Rum honors the adventurer’s spirit by blending premium rums from the Caribbean, Central, South, and North America.

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Arcade Belts x Smokey Bear

Arcade Belts x Smokey Bear
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It’s not often that belts do more than keep your pants from falling down. We’re grateful for that, but also very much like that Arcade Belts helps fund nationwide wildfire prevention through sales of three vintage-inspired Smokey Bear belt styles. Smokey’s also good to have around in case your pants are on fire.

Chinola Passion Fruit Liqueur

Chinola Passion Fruit Liqueur
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The Dominican Republic has a passion for passion fruit. So do the Florida spirits connoisseurs who created Chinola, a deliciously sweet ‘n’ tangy, all-natural liqueur with the juice of six passion fruits in each bottle. It’s lovely to sip on its own and plays well with others, like rum, vodka, tequila, and bubbly.

Meow Wolf Denver’s Gremlin Symphony

Meow Wolf Denver’s Gremlin Symphony

It took 56 people four years to build Gremlin Symphony inside Convergence Station, Denver. The room is an art installation made from trash sculpted around instruments that play themselves using robotics or can be played by a human. Reggie Watts got together with co-creator Meason Wiley to give it a test run.

Sugar Lab 3D Printed Halloween Treats

Sugar Lab 3D Printed Halloween Treats

Sugar Lab’s mad scientists went batty for Halloween, using 3D printers to make edible sweets in seasonal shapes like Pumpkin Spice Lattes. Apple Covered Caramels turn the classic inside out with a caramel and apple butter filling, while Day of the Dead Glitter Skulls dissolve into edible glitter when plopped into cocktails.

Shiner Beer x Magellan Outdoors Gear

Shiner Beer x Magellan Outdoors Gear

The brewers of Shiner beer want to remind you that “beer tastes better outdoors” so they teamed up with Magellan Outdoors to create a bunch of limited-edition gear. We especially dig the party-sized cooler, the sorta-bottle-shaped mummy sleeping bag, cornhole set, tailgating canopy, and – hold my beer – keg-shaped charcoal grill.

Frey Ranch Hazmat Single Barrel Bourbon

Frey Ranch Hazmat Single Barrel Bourbon

While tasting their latest barrels, Frey Ranch’s farmer-distillers came across a firecracker with their highest proof yet. The 140.18-proof Hazmat Single Barrel yielded only 126 bottles of dark mahogany bourbon, rich with notes of orange peel and oak. Drops 10.8.22 only at Frey Ranch Tasting Room in Fallon, Nevada.

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