Tag Heuer Connected Modular 45
Not even Transformers can hold a flame to the latest smartwatch from Tag Heuer. The Swiss giant’s second generation model features a connected watch module that can be snapped in and out in seconds, along with thousands of customisable faces, lugs, buckles and straps for the perfect robot in disguise. Available at Tag Heuer, priced £1,450.
Samsung QLED TV
Dubbed the ‘TV of Light’, Samsung’s latest QLED television certainly lives up to the name. The man cave kit packs some of the highest specs on the market today and is fully accredited by the Verband Deutscher Elektrotechniker (the Academy of TVs, if you will). It’s not just a pretty face, though. The QLED is of the smart variety and can stream films, services and more at the click of a remote. Available to pre-order at Samsung, priced £1,999.
The Laundress Garment Care Kit
Decent clobber demands a generous cleaning routine. So stock up on some maintenance essentials, like the ones in this care kit from New York company The Laundress. As well as containing everything needed to remove fuzz, treat stains and release creases, the lotions and potions are scented with Le Labo fragrance to keep garments smelling as good as they look. Available at Mr Porter, priced £85.
Lotus Elise Sprint 220
If The Fast And The Furious no longer exorcises your speed demons, the new Lotus Elise Sprint certainly will. The classic model has undergone a weight loss program, allowing for a higher top speed and a quicker acceleration – 0-60mph in 4.1 seconds, if you were wondering. Though with a £44k price tag, you’ll need a movie star salary, too. Available to pre-order at Lotus, priced £44,300.
Tivoli Audio Model One BT
The good old days (whatever that means) may be over, but that doesn’t mean we can’t play pretend. The latest speaker from Boston-based Tivoli Audio takes all things golden from the fifties and adds a 21st-century upgrade. Which in this instance means Bluetooth compatibility and crystal clear sound packed into a retro radio design. Available at Tivoli Audio, priced £189.
ChargeTech Portable Power Outlet
Wherever you’re off to this summer, pack a ChargeTech outlet. In addition to standard portable iPhone charging, you can also hook up your laptop if you’re spending a few days off the grid. Made for Netflix and chilling, wherever you’ve ended up. Available at Amazon, priced £136.
Barwell Cut Crystal Martini Shaker
Bank account not quite at the Soho House membership level yet? Drop the joining fee and go DIY. The brand’s new homeware range includes all the hospitality chain’s famous cut glassware, including this martini shaker, meaning you can whip up elite cocktails from the comfort of your own kitchen. Available at Soho Home, priced £85.
Hedley & Bennett Mise Knife Bag
These days, you needn’t have graduated from Le Cordon Bleu to play chef. Hedley & Bennett’s Michelin-worthy knife bag was cooked up to meet the requirements of the world’s best kitchen maestros. With multiple compartments housed in LA’s tastiest leather, it’s guaranteed to turn you into a BBQ king. Available at Hedley & Bennett, priced £260.