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.
Beam is a projector that screws into any light socket and connects with your smartphone. That means you can watch the new season of House of Cards on your ceiling while you lie in bed or that you can project a recipe onto a wall so that you can see all the steps without covering your phone in flour.
DOC MARTENS X ADVENTURE TIME BOOT
Adventure Time is one of those cartoons that adults are as stoked about as kids, with everyone from Neil Patrick Harris to Biz Markie serving as guest stars. So when Doc Martens teamed up with the show to produce a limited-edition collection of its iconic boots, it only made sense to make a grown-up version too.
ASTON MARTIN VULCAN
Aston Martin’s much-awaited new entry into the supercar field is pretty damn awesome. The track-only car has an all-carbon fiber chassis and body and has an 800-plus horsepower V12. Only 24 of the Vulcans will be made and each owner can take part in a training program to learn how to tame the beast.
BATMAN: ARKHAM KNIGHT
The final video game in the popular Batman: Arkham trilogy was rated M for Mature. Previous editions were rated T for Teen, so the new game, which comes out June 2, won’t be for the faint of heart. From the looks of the trailer, which was recently released, all of your favorite villains will be part of the game.
CARHARTT WIP X SLAM JAM SANTA FE JACKET
Carhartt Work In Progress (WIP) is a label that gives the workwear giant a more modern feel. The label collaborated with Italian streetwear label Slam Jam on a collection based around putty canvas and this jacket is one of the standout pieces. It has a waffle lining to keep you warm and a contrasting corduroy collar that really pops.