To quote Madonna (something I’m not particularly fond of), “We are living in a material world.” To help you figure out which of the millions of material goods swirling around us is worth spending your hard-earned cash on, we have put together The Want List, consisting of the items we really love this week.
NIKE UNREST S.E. B.A.
$99, nike.com Core skateboard fans have known Brian Anderson for years as one of the illest guys ever to set foot to deck. He gained more widespread recognition when he came out as gay last fall, a move that was as brave as any of his heaviest tricks. A longtime Nike athlete, Anderson also recently released a capsule collection with the Swoosh, which includes these sunglasses. The wayfarer style shades have a dope jaguar print on the temples that was based on a sketch that Anderson did while sitting in a cafe.
ANTI SOCIAL SOCIAL CLUB X MODERNICA EIFFEL CHAIR
For people who feel that Supreme has gone too mainstream, Anti Social Social Club is a streetwear brand that still maintains an air of mystery about it. For the most part, the brand that was founded by Neek Lurk sticks to an assortment of hoodies, tees, and dad hats with its wavy logo. But at a pop-up in L.A. on February 18, Anti Social Social Club will offer its collaborative Eiffel chair with modern furniture brand Modernica. Featuring a pink fiberglass seat atop a copper base, it’s the perfect place to take a load off when you don’t feel like talking to anyone.
With the removal of the headphone jack on the iPhone 7, Apple basically made the decision about whether or not to buy wireless headphones for you. The size of Apple’s own Air Pods makes them really easy to lose, but Apple-owned Beats has a solid alternative with the new BeatsX. The ear buds have up to eight hours of battery life, and Fast Fuel charging means they can be plugged in for just five minutes and deliver two hours of playback.
Riding bikes is awesome. Getting your bike stolen sucks. Most riders make a choice, weight or security. Heavy locks are safer, but more cumbersome. Lightweight locks are easy to carry around but leave bikes more susceptible to getting jacked. Tex-Lock attempted to merge the two. It’s textile cable is flexible but can stand up to everything from bolt cutters to blowtorches, and the entire thing weighs just a smidge over two pounds.
LEVI’S NBA LEATHER SHERPA TRUCKER JACKET
With the NBA All-Star Game going down this weekend in New Orleans, it’s a good time to check your fan gear to make sure it’s on point. After launching collaborations with NFL and MLB teams, Levi’s is expanding into hoops. The NBA collection includes styles for five teams—the Bulls, Celtics, Warriors, Lakers, and Knicks—and this leather jacket is one of the standout pieces. Based on Levi’s iconic Trucker jean jacket, it features premium black leather and a sherpa-lined collar for extra warmth.