Lauren Imada

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Jabra Steel Headset

Yes, most normal people have moved on from the Bluetooth headset craze, but if you work on a construction site, odds are you like to keep your hands …

Featured Shop: Bind and Fold

My name is Victoria, and I’m the dyer behind Bind and Fold. I’m interested in ethical and sustainable living, so I work with natural textiles, fibers and plant-based dyes, with a focus on organic indigo. I live and work in Melbourne, Australia.<p>I started dyeing after taking an interest in sewing. …

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Yes, Animals Think And Feel. Here's How We Know

The author of a new book also says that animals can feel empathy, like the humpback whale that rescued a seal.<p>Do animals feel empathy? Does an elephant have consciousness? Can a dog plan ahead? These are some of the questions that award-winning environmental writer Carl Safina teases out in his new …

Sarpaneva Cast Iron Pot

You know you've got a great design on your hands when it makes it onto a postage stamp. Sure, it was in Finland, but that doesn't take away from the …

25 Books That Will Teach You The Most Powerful Leadership Lessons Ever

You’ve heard the old saying right?<p>“All great leaders are readers.”<p>… Well, it’s true. And I’m reminded of it at least once a week, when I interview an …

The Counterintuitive Art of Leading by Letting Go

One of the fundamental inconsistencies we see in workplaces today is the gap between leaders’ desire for “empowered and engaged” employees and what …

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Crank Brothers Y-Shaped Multi Tool

• Handle: stainless steel<br>• Screwdrivers: Phillips #2, flat #2<br>• Other Tools: Torx (t-25, t-10), hex wrenches (2, 2.5, 3, 4, 5, 6, 8), patch kit, storage …

Tableau Automatic Plant Watering Tray

Buying beautiful plants is easy. Keeping them that way is not. Unless you have a Tableau Automatic Plant Watering Tray. This Dutch-designed system …

A Collection of Mobile Devices by Pauline Deltour for Lexon

French designer Pauline Deltour designed a collection of sleek mobile devices for Lexon that are perfect for the modern, urban lifestyle, letting you …

Trololo Floor Lamp by Egle Stonkute - Dog Milk

The Trololo Floor Lamp by Egle Stonkute is a playful, dog-shaped LED lamp that can “stay” or “stand” depending on how it’s positioned. Made from …

LUMINOSE Dog Lamp - Dog Milk

Born from “design passion and dog love” the new LUMINOSE lamp from designers Elizabeth Zimmerer and Márton Lente of Budapest is a modern table lamp …

5 documentaries about women that will truly change the way you see the world.

"Top 5 Films Every Reproductive Rights Advocate Should See"<p>By Lauren Himiak, Communications Manager, Women Deliver<p><b>Film is a powerful medium that can</b> …

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InfiniteUSB

Stop dealing with unsightly hubs and overcome your lack of open USB ports with InfiniteUSB. This clever series of cables — they're available in …

A Desk That Lets You Record Thoughts & Ideas in the Moment

Throughout the day we have all kinds of thoughts that pop in our head that we might want to jot down. Kirsten Camara created the Analog Memory Desk …

How Do You Know When Your Skin Care Is Safe? When It's Invented by a Cancer Survivor

Melanoma and thyroid cancer survivor Hillary Peterson founded True Nature Botanicals last summer when she couldn’t find beauty products that met her personal safety standards. And as the former CEO of Marie Veronique Organics, she had seen a lot of products and reviewed plethora of ingredients.<p>The …

QardioBase Smart Scale

Yes, a normal scale can tell you your current weight. But as most people know, weight is only one of several relevant metrics when it comes to your …

SmrtGrips Connected Bike Grips

Add a bit of electronic intelligence to your two-wheeled steed with SmrtGrips Connected Bike Grips. Designed to fit both standard and lock ring …

WOOFICE: An Office Chair and Dog Den in One

Swapping office chairs out with exercise balls has been a growing trend for the last few years, but Croatian designer Senka Skenderovic is taking it …

Noveltree: A Place to Store Your Favorite Reads

You know those special books we like to keep in a sacred place so we can easily grab them when we wish to revisit them? Now you can have a place to …

Book Of The Year: Alice Roberts On Evolution And The Making Of Us

I probably would not have come across Alice Roberts’s Incredible Unlikeliness of Being if I hadn’t walked into Heffers bookshop while I was visiting Cambridge University last September. Serendipity.<p>Roberts is Professor of Public Engagement with Science at the University of Birmingham–and the …

Casper Mattress

When Casper entered the mattress market a few years ago, they changed the mattress industry. And now, after 30 engineering improvements and nearly …

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This year, I’ve fallen head over heels in love with oatmeal. Before, I’d always regarded it as a slightly boring dish that usually came in the overly …

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Best-Ever Chocolate Quinoa Cake

Prep time: 30 minutes<p>Cook time: 30 minutes<p>Total time: 60 minutes<p>Serves: 16 slices<p>A flourless chocolate cake that’s so decadent you’ll never believe …

The Knucklebook

The select few pitchers in history who mastered the knuckleball were nearly unstoppable — and the batters who could actually hit it, remarkable — …

Tequila Mockingbird

Curling up with a good read and a good drink is one of life's simple pleasures, which is why <i>Tequila Mockingbird: Cocktails with a Literary Twist</i> is …

10 DIY Infused Liqueurs to Get You Through the Holidays

Infusing alcohol like vodka, gin, tequila, rum, and brandy is a great way to add your own special touch to a homemade cocktail, and it also makes a …

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Illustration, Cards, and Prints by Hanna Melin - Dog Milk

Hanna Melin is an illustrator and designer living and working in London whose clients include The Guardian, The New York Times, Volkswagen, and Land …

10 Tips and Quotes From the Best Leadership Books of the Year

These are the best business books of the year on leadership, with a tip and a quote to help you decide if you want to read more from that author.<p>Leadership is not about who you know, or why you know it, or how much you are paid to lead. It's often about what you know and how you apply that …

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