Monday Grab Bag of Links …

Architecture / Design.
Montblanc House by Studio Velocity
Grandiose Vitra House
Nate and Lisa’s Tortoise Shell Home
12 Norman Bel Geddes creations
150 Square Feet: Modern, Modest & Cozy Finnish Cottage
Picturesque Steel-Clad Fishing Cabin

Gear / Gadgets / Kit.
KUM Pencut Is a Travel Pair of Scissors (That Won’t Destroy Your Bag)
BioLite Technology – Electricity from your Woodfire (more)
Zodiac Preon 1 Mod

Food.
Every Tiki-related drink concoction you could ever imagine …
The Top Ten Instant Noodles In The World
Chocolate Covered Peanut Butter Crackers
7 Ways To Spike Your Hot Chocolate
Sunflower Nutella Chocolates
The Feijoada From Ipanema – WSJ.com
Reese’s Chewy Chocolate Pan Cookies
Cakes Throughout U.S. History [INFOGRAPHIC]
Cappuccino Macarons

Travel.
Arizona Turns 100 ~ Kuriositas

Ham Radio.
Dot-dash-diss: The gentleman hacker’s 1903 lulz

History.
Magellan – The Man Who Sailed the World

Photography.
Photos: Cold Weather in Europe
30 Stunning Bridge Photos From Around the world
45 Impressive Examples of Infrared Photography
Spectacular New York City Photography [10 Pics]
The Showcase of Beautiful Pinhole Photography

Coffee.
Brazilian Coffee: Drippy No More – WSJ.com

Economics.
Top 3 Myths About the Great Depression and the New Deal
“Trade is Made of Win,” Part 1: Wealth Creation

Watches.
Paneristi Public Forum: Finally arrived…
The Exquisite 2012 Atmos Marqueterie, now featuring Gustav Klimt’s “Kiss”
Pre-premier, the 4N Digital Carrousel Watch
Piaget Gouverneur Tourbillon – World’s thinnest shaped Tourbillon
Omega Speedmaster Professional (Moonwatch) - Lotsa Pics
Pictorial review: The extraordinarily big Hublot Oceanographic 4000
Watchscapes: Laurent Ferrier’s amazing Galet Micro Rotor
A Closer Look At The Patek Philippe 5270 Perpetual Calendar Chronograph

Computing.
Review: Chrome 17, faster than ever, more secure than ever.
The 50 Best Free iPhone Apps for 2012
iOS Web traffic share surpasses Mac OS for first time ever
GreenCloud saves paper, toner, money and time – CBS News

Style.
Why We Love Geeky Glasses
Alden x Leffot Ravello LWB
Tricker’s – Austerity Stow (LSW & LSBH)
The Inimitable Mr. Talese
George Cleverley … Another Stop

Engineering.
Camper Bike
Bringing a 50,000-ton forging press back to Life
Electric Camper Car

Cars.
1-Owner Survivor: 1964 Chrysler New Yorker Wagon
Prepare for Liftoff With Automotive Cheat Codes
Lamborghini Aventador LP700-4: Shore Club, Miami (FL)
Cheetah blue Corvette
3 DAYS IN PARIS: RETROMOBILE
Maker of Ural Sidecar Motorcycles Finds Niche in U.S.

Retro.
Retro Thing: Disneyland In The Fifties

Liberty / Govt.
“Repulsive Progressive Hypocrisy” and Why Peaceniks Should Oppose Democrats
The Twistocracy
Exposing Dishonest Washington Budget Math with John Stossel

Fountain Pens / Writing.
Ink Links – The Pen Addict
Review: Noodler’s Black Waterproof Fountain Pen Ink
Noodler’s Ink Ahab Fountain Pen Lapis Inferno Flex Nib
Conway Stewart Capulet & Montague Fountain Pen
Inaugural Rhodia Journal Swap
Ink Nouveau: Waterman Ink Name Changes
World Premiere: Noodler’s Black Ahab Flex Fountain Pen

Misc.
20 Common Grammar Mistakes That (Almost) Everyone Makes
Ode to manual typewriters
The 16 Greatest Cities In Human History
Who Made That Rubik’s Cube? – NYTimes.com

  • http://ourdinnertable.wordpress.com Seth

    That camper bike is dope, but the sleeping quarters look a bit cramped.

    • http://pretenseofknowledge.com/ speedmaster

       Agreed on all points.  ;-)