TID Canvas 001 Watch
Blank page syndrome is often the most annoying part of starting a new project, but for Stockholm-based brand TID, a clean canvas is also the end goal. The Canvas 001 watch is the first in a series of limited edition collaborations, this one having been co-created with Swedish design studio Form Us With Love.
Available at TID Watches, priced £165.
Master & Dynamic MA770 Wireless Speaker
Choosing the right speaker can put you between a rock and a hard place, where you have to choose either form or function. But not with the latest bit of kit from Master & Dynamic. In teaming up with Ghanaian-British architect Sir David Adjaye, the New York audio company has produced a sculptural speaker made from a concrete composite – the first of its kind – that packs solid quality into a Louvre-worthy shape.
Available to pre-order at Master & Dynamic, priced £1,600.
Traeger Timberline BBQ
Tech-geeks are the new alpha males, at least they are if the Traeger Timberline BBQ is anything to go by. The brain-powered update of the summer essential can fire up at the push of a smartphone and uses yet more science to circulate top quality smoke for added flavour. Bottom line, your food will taste better.
Available to enquire at Traeger Grills, priced £1,324.
Fujifilm SQ10 Square
Call it the vinyl effect, but there’s an increasing desire for actual physical objects. The Fujifilm SQ10 Square is a digital camera that will satisfy your inner hipster with all the best bits of Instagram – 10 different filters and an internal memory that can store up to 50 photos – while also being able to print them out.
Available end of May at Fujifilm, priced £218.
Taschen’s 100 Contemporary Houses
The longer days and bank holiday weekends that come with summer are perfect for a spot of DIY. If Pinterest isn’t cutting it, get your #homegoals juices flowing with the latest book from Philip Jodidio. The Architectural writer has created the ultimate guide to the coolest abodes on the planet, meaning you can spend more time doing and less time scrolling.
Available at Taschen, priced £34.99.
Tom Dixon Copper-Plated Stovetop Coffeemaker
Proper copper coffee pots: hard to say, easy to love. Thanks to design guru Tom Dixon, you can turn even the dullest of Monday mornings into an Art Deco affair. Clean lines, a heat-resistant handle and gleaming finish all add up to a Don Draper-worthy dark roast.
Available at Mr Porter, priced £125.
Nambé Tilt Decanter Set
Santa Fe-based design studio Nambé has had its work exhibited everywhere from the British Museum to The Museum of Modern Art, making it well placed to reinvent the decanter. This millennial makeover of the old-school vessel comes with a tipsy, off-kilter lean and matching sloping base glasses for some seriously trippy sipping.
Available at Nambé, priced £175.
Lotus Exige Cup 380
Dubbed the ‘king of road and race’, the new Exige Cup 380 from British car manufacturer Lotus is more than deserving of its crown. In addition to a 3.5-litre supercharged engine, the whip features several aerodynamic upgrades from previous models and reduced weight for extra speed. Unfortunately, the limited edition motor comes with a royal price tag, too.
Available at Lotus, priced £83,000.