The Indy Style crew opens up the Monday Mailbag to reveal products that will make your life easier and/or more stylish.
In today’s mailbag: Stoppy door/window stop, www.UTRDecorating.com; Briggs & Riley Verb Pilot Carry-On www.briggs-riley.com; Steampunk LEGO book, www.nostarchpress.com; Coffee Blocks instant coffee, www.coffeeblocks.com
LEGO BOOK: Behold! Within these pages the wise reader shall discover many and varying amusements, but NONE that can be purchased in a kit upon any store shelf…From strange modes of transportation, to mythical creatures the past and the future come together in hundreds of LEGO models you’ll NEVER find in a store…It’s written by Guy Himber…a special effects and animatronics wizard who has worked on Edward Scissorhands, Independence Day, and the Underworld trilogy…he has assembled an extensive collection of the world’s greatest Steampunk builders…Mr. Himber is also an award-winning LEGO builder himself, and his far-fetched talents and creativity are on full display within the full color pages depicting a fanciful blend of fantasy, science fiction, and historical adventure…in other words…STEAMPUNK
Briggs & Riley Verb Pilot Carry-On — For the tech savvy traveler, the Pilot Carry-On (VR360) from Briggs & Riley’s Verb collection is created for modern professionals who blend work with play. Verb keeps ever-connected forward thinkers at their best and mobile technology at the ready. This “suitcase meets laptop bag” is the perfect fit for tech-savvy professionals on the go, capable of storing up to a 17″ laptop. Tech features include RFID Blocking Pocket to protect personal data against digital pickpockets; CordPass that allows your laptop to stay inside the bag while charging; CordControl Loops to secure gadgets; and an external mobile device fleece-lined pocket for added protection. Retails for $399; www.briggs-riley.com
Coffee Blocks This is instant coffee – reinvented! Combining the health benefits of grass fed butter, organic coconut oil, fair trade organic coffee, free range egg yolks, and organic vanilla into one individual block to be enjoyed anytime, anywhere! It’s easy – simply drop a Coffee Block into hot water and mix! http://www.coffeeblocks.com/
STOPPY Stoppy is available in a rainbow of colors and is the fun decorative way to keep doors and windows open with style. MSRP $7.99 It’s available at Target, ACE Hardware, The Home Depot and online at Amazon.com and UTRDecorating.com.