Thank You Obama

Chicago streetwear designer Joe Freshgoods releases a collection under his brand DMB paying homage to The Obamas’ eight years of service as America’s First Family. The Thank You Obama collection is a seven-piece series of clothing and a print, modeled by Chicagoan Chance the Rapper. So Scout Life. +$35    

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Scout Decor: Dope Bathroom Ideas

1. Zen Living. Shoji screens give the master bath in this Bay Area home designed by Kendall Wilkinson a decidedly Zen mood. The faceted white onyx tub is both functional and a stand-alone art piece. The side table with amethyst resin top on a polished nickel base is from Holly Hunt. The photography is by Lee Friedlander and Eugene […]

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Puro Hotel Palma

Located in the old town of Palma de Mallorca is a modern boutique hotel taking a minimalist approach on design, while still offering a unique experience. The Puro Hotel Palma offers 22 rooms, renovated by OHLAB, featuring natural materials like cement, limestone, oak, hemp, aged leather, & linen; traditional upholstery like raffia carpets, majorcan looms, […]

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Scout Recipe: Pork Shoulder Cutlets

Pork Shoulder Cutlets with Fennel & Asparagus Salad Opposites attract: This bright, sprightly salad is just the thing to cut through the richness of succulent pan-fried pork. Ingredients 4 SERVINGS 1¼ pounds boneless pork shoulder (Boston butt), fat trimmed to ¼ inch, cut into 4 steaks ¾ cup all-purpose flour 2 large eggs, room temperature 1½ […]

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Brooklyn Burgers

Kristen Iversen takes us through Brooklyn to sample the best burgers they have to offer: Hard Time Sundaes: We’ve raved about this burger before, strongly advising any and all meat-lovers to make the trek out to a Walgreen’s parking lot in Mill Basin, just to try one of the essential Brooklyn burgers. Well, now, Andrew Zurica’s unforgettable creation […]

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Scout Business: Money Goals

A financial planner outlines the 10 money goals everyone should have for 2017 Some people do New Year’s resolutions.  That’s great, but I think you need to revisit your goals on a more consistent basis. For me, that’s every 90 days. Other people don’t bother to set goals. They choose — unconsciously at least — […]

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Scout Guide: The Ultimate US Road Trip

Tracy Staedter from Discovery News collabs with Randy Olson to create the ideal and most efficient road trip route across the United States.  The parameters were A) the trip must stop in each of the 48 contiguous states, and B) every stop must be a National Landmark, Historic Site, National Park, or National Monument. Here’s the full list in order: Grand Canyon, […]

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Faraday Future + FF 91

Faraday Future introduces an AWD EV that offers every tech feature known to man thus far. The FF 91 is built on an all-electric, flexible powertrain system, while its body & chases are made from a single form for optimum handling & safety. Its 130 kWh batter powers 1050hp allowing it to sprint 0 to […]

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Nigel Sylvester + Go! 3

Professional BMX-rider Nigel Sylvester gives us an up close & personal experience on what it’s like to ride his bike through LA and makes his way to Tokyo, in the 3rd installment of his series Go! The visual cameos Giovani dos Santos, Nigo, Poggy, Shuhei Nomura, Chocomoo, Morohoshi, Harajuku Girls, BMX’ers Pegy, Daisuke, Kazuei, Hiroshi, and Uchinoyohei, W-Base […]

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Seaboard Rise Keyboards

ROLI introduces a keyboard composed of a high-quality extruded black-anodized aluminum exterior, making it tough yet light. The Seaboard Rise Keyboard features a silicone keywave surface for a firm yet fluid feel allowing you to slide your fingers side-to-side, and up or along ribbons to modulate its sound. The board comes in two- or four-octave […]

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Queenstown River House

Located along the Shotover of New Zealand, this home boarders reserve land, boasting spectacular views, four beds, and three baths. Designed by Kerr Ritchie, the 3300 sq ft Queenstown River House sits on 1.2 acres and offers an outdoor space that takes full advantage of the land, while its oak flooring, fireplaces, & tiled ensuites […]

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