In an era of e-books, some may question the relevance of libraries, but here we have some of the dopest libraries around the globe boasting privileged architecture with lavish, church-like art and design. Scout Life. Sendai Mediatheque | Sendai, Japan Mafra National Palace Library | Mafra, Portugal Royal Portuguese Reading Room | Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Bibliotheca Alexandrina […]Read more "Scout Guide: Dope Libraries"
Airbus Corporate Jets collabs with Italian hypercar manufacturer Pagani to create a new interior for its ACJ319 private jet. Infinito offers shell-shaped valances & walls between cabin zones that switch opaque to transparent, natural soft leather carpeting, wooden flooring, man-made carbon fibre furniture & wall-frames, sculpted metal features emulating Pagani’s hypercars, and a sky ceiling […]Read more "Airbus + Pagani + Infinito Jet"
adidas retros its original 1970s tracksuit in a limited-edition release. Made in Japan, the OG Tracksuit is an authentic one-to-one reproduction of the original design made of the same fabric, and features the same cut, colors, & details. The track jacket offers a smooth, shiny outer-shell with a soft cotton inside, while its track pants […]Read more "adidas + 70s OG Tracksuit"
HFZ Capital Group builds a magnificent 34-story residence building designed by David Chipperfield to house 57 homes in one of NYC’s most-iconic areas – over Bryant Park. With 50% of the residences already sold and doors opening late 2017, The Bryant showcases its triplex, half-floor penthouse. The 4,000-sq ft home features 3 bedrooms, 3 baths, […]Read more "The Bryant For Sale"
Grilled BLT Turkey Sausage Burgers With Summer Pickles Ground turkey is hardly the stuff of flavor fireworks, but turkey sausage, pre-seasoned, & ready to cook, tends to have great flavor right out of the package. Ingredients MAKES 4 Summer Pickles ½ cup distilled white vinegar 3 tablespoons sugar 1 tablespoon salt 1 garlic clove, crushed […]Read more "Scout Recipe: BLT Turkey Sausage Burgers"
The French grooming house Guerlain founded in 1828 introduces a new fragrance, refreshed from their 2014 scent into a sportier rendition. L’Homme Idéal Sport is a delightful summer scent offering a blend of almond, fresh spices, a wave of aquatic notes, a hint of Neroli essence, a winning trio of coumarin, vetiver, & patchouli. Scout Life. £50.50 […]Read more "Guerlain + L’Homme Idéal Sport"
BlackBerry returns under Chinese-based technology company TCL Communication. The KEYone features a physical keyboard, sleek aluminum frame, soft-grip textured back, 4.5″ HD screen, 12MP rear camera, 84-degree wide-angled lens 8MP front camera, and runs on Android 7.1 Nougat. It also offers the brand’s Smart Keyboard which gives users 52 customizable shortcuts, BlackBerry Hub, and its […]Read more "BlackBerry + KEYone"
Amazon announces its latest addition to their smart home devices. The Echo Show merges everything you love about Alexa, to video. You can watch flash briefings, YouTube, security cameras, weather forecasts, lists, music lyrics. The innovative device also allows hands-free video calls to others with an Echo Show or Alexa App, voice calls with people […]Read more "Amazon + Echo Show"
Whether you’re boxing, cycling, or doing yoga, in the latest edition of The Knowledge, we check out the world’s dopes & most instagrammable gyms: BLOK, LONDON The hackneyed phrase “achingly hip” is applied to pretty much everything in modish east London, but rarely as accurately – or literally – as in the case of this […]Read more "The Knowledge: Dope Gyms"
This Abs Drill Will Give You A Stronger, Tighter Core Inchworm: This move is great for building stability in your core. For an added challenge, hold at the bottom in a plank. To take things up a notch further, you can add 10 to 30 seconds of hand or shoulder taps while you’re planking before […]Read more "Scout Health: Tighter Core"
Profesional BMX rider Nigel Sylvester unveils his first artwork in part of his new travel + lifestyle collective, Go!. The Louis Vuitton Monogram-wrapped BMX bike is showcased at NYC vintage shop Procell. Scout Life.Read more "Nigel Sylvester + Go!: LV BMX"
The Elk currency app uses your location and automatically selects the correct currency, then displays a table of common values along with their USD equivalents. The app is also available for Apple Watch, allowing you to get quick conversions for a specific amount with the use of the digital crown. Scout Life. FreeRead more "Elk App"
Lil Dicky releases the visual to single Pillow Talking featuring Brain. The record appears on his debut LP Professional Rapper. The visual is one of the most-expensive music videos of all time [49th / $700,000] and features animation from the same team who did Jurassic World. So Life’d Out.Read more "Lil Dicky Releases “Pillow Talking” Visual"
Sitting on 600 acres near the Arizona / Utah border, this valley resort is desolate, gorgeous, and the perfect hidden gem blending with its surroundings. The Amangiri Resort offers 34 suites & multi-bedroom homes featuring minimal decor, spectacular mesa & desert views, private pools, sky terraces, a gallery, a spa, and a centerpiece swimming pool built around […]Read more "Amangiri Resort"
Serves 4 INGREDIENTS 12 jumbo shrimp, peeled and deveined ½ cup canola oil 10 cloves garlic ¼ teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes 1 teaspoon ground fennel seed Salt and freshly ground black pepper 1 stick unsalted butter 1 large lemon, zested and juiced 1 tablespoon chopped tarragon leaves 2 teaspoons chopped fresh thyme leaves, plus […]Read more "Scout Recipe: Grilled Shrimp Lettuce Wraps"
CLR CFF is the world’s first clear coffee. The powerful breakfast beverage offers the ultra-dark roast you love without leaving a stain for your teeth. It looks like water, even though the taste is a potent cold brew from freshly-roasted Arabica beans, and a single bottle should last you all day. You can sip on […]Read more "CLR CFF"
From a ranch in Cali to a rooftop in Athens, in the latest edition of Mr Porter Eats, we have a few spots for outdoor dining: Outstanding In The Field at Jolie Vue Farm in Brenham, Texas, October 2016. Photograph by Ms Ilana Freddye. Courtesy of Outstanding In The Field Words by Mr Samuel Muston, Deputy […]Read more "Scout Guide: Dope Alfresco Dining"
Hypercar-maker Bugatti collabs with luxury bicycle-maker Pimp Garage for the ultimate fixed-gear bike inspired by their Chiron. Weighing in at 11 lbs, the PG Bugatti Bike is a full-carbon fibre, single-speed, belt-driven bike made using the same process as the panels on Bugatti’s cars. Limited to 667 bikes. Scout Life. $39KRead more "PG + Bugatti + Fixie Bike"
Nike re-introduces its iconic Air Presto in another updated iteration, perfect for the Spring. The Air Presto Ultra Breeze carry breathable mesh upper constructions with lightweight Ultra tooling in uber-breezy monochromatic aesthetics. Its tonal upper is complimented by its signature lacing cage system, TPU toe cap, & full-length rubber sole, all in the same scheme. Available […]Read more "Nike + Air Presto Ultra BR"
Harry Winston presents new additions to its Avenue Collection at this year’s BaselWorld celebrating NYC – its sparkling home for the last 85 years. The series reflects the grand decorative aesthetics of Art Deco and the 1930s Big Apple-bloom of the Empire State Building and Chrysler Building. The Avenue Classic Cherry Blossom is inspired by […]Read more "Harry Winston + 2017 Avenue Collection"
Bruzzoni introduces an electric toothbrush merging Swedish design + Italian luxury. The Wall Street Collection toothbrush is a premium hygiene product featuring 8000 RPMs of oscillating speed with minimal noise, USB / induction charging capabilities, and replace heads. Available in black and white. Scout Life. $155Read more "Bruzzoni + Wall Street Collection Toothbrush"
Stance collabs with Sweet The Style for another workout sock with pizzazz and sex appeal. The Adrianne Ho Cheetah offers a monochromatic cheetah jacquard woven with 80/20 moisture-wicking fibers & breathable mesh, featuring graphic logos, a seamless toe closure, 3M branding across the shin & calf. Scout Life. $18Read more "Stance + Adrianne Ho Cheetah"
Mu Pi of AKA at Spelman College by Mayan Toledano. Vogue. Inside AKA, Mar 2017Read more "Dope POD"
5 Total-Body Workouts You Can Do With One Piece of Equipment KETTLEBELL DOUBLE-SHOT WORKOUT Equipment: Two kettlebells Time: 15 Minutes Trainer: Todd Cambio, C.S.C.S., StrongFirst Kettlebell Instructor Directions: Do the exercises in the order shown, without resting between exercises. Rest 2 minutes. That’s 1 round. Do 3. 1. Kettlebell pushup-position row, 5 reps each arm 2. Kettlebell swing, 15 reps […]Read more "Scout Health: One-Equipment Total-Body Workouts"
Pasta With Baby Artichokes, Mascarpone, & Hazelnuts The hardest part of making this recipe is trimming the artichokes, which isn’t as hard as it seems. If you can’t get your hands on baby artichokes, use the hearts of two globe artichokes. Ingredients 4 SERVINGS 12 ounces fresh lasagna sheets (about 8×6 inches) All-purpose flour (for surface) […]Read more "Scout Recipe: Baby Artichokes Pasta"
Mercedes-Benz announces an even more-luxurious iteration of their off-road G-Wagon SUV, handing it over to their Maybach department for treatments. The Mercedes-Maybach G650 Landaulet features an electric convertible soft-top allowing the rear seat posse an uncanny experience, a stretched wheelbase of 22.7 inches to deliver fully-reclinable rear massage seats, a center partition glass for privacy, […]Read more "Mercedes-Maybach + G650 Landaulet"
Greubel Forsey introduces an extremely-limited timepiece made exclusively for the US market. The Double Tourbillon 30° Technique Sapphire is crafted from a single block of sapphire crystal to create a three-part, sandwich case including a bezel, middle part, and case-back for a complete 360-degree visual of the watch’s composition for the ultimate expression of being […]Read more "Greubel Forsey + 30° Technique Sapphire"
Converse re-introduces its legendary Chuck Taylor’s in a minimalist, luxurious iteration with a monochromatic treatment. The Chuck Taylor All Star Modern Lux carries a supple leather upper, featuring an embossed All Star patch, atop a contoured full-length color-matching Phylon outsole. Available in black and white. Scout Life. $140Read more "Converse + Chuck Taylor Modern Lux"