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.
Whispbar Rack System
From $399, whispbar.com
A well-designed car deserves a well-designed rack. The aerodynamic lines of the Whispbar racks and accessories are built to enhance to the overall look of your vehicle. They are also highly efficient, reducing drag and noise. The bars install in seconds and you can easily swap out equally considered Whispbar bike racks, ski racks, and cargo carriers.
Starter Satin Jacket
The legendary Starter satin jacket from the 90s is back and is gaining a new generation of followers including rapper A$AP Rocky and Swizz Beatz. The jackets have maintained most of the original details but now come in a slimmer fit that is more modern.
From $73,500, hennesseyperformance.com
Ford stopped production on the popular and powerful SVT Raptor version of the F-150 truck. But the customizers at Hennessey Performance have filled the void with their 2015 VelociRaptor. The truck sits on 33-inch tires and has a 5.0-liter supercharged V8 that puts out over 600 horsepower. Only 500 of these bad boys will be made.
Samsung Galaxy Note Edge
Instead of just making the screen larger, the Galaxy Note Edge extends it to an entirely new side. A narrow strip running along the right side of the phablet allows you to quickly access frequently-used apps and receive notifications without interrupting whatever you’re doing on the primary part of the screen.
Tait Design Co. Turbo Flyer
There are plenty of high-tech toys these days, but the simple joy of flying this classic balsa wood glider is timeless. It has been updated with new graphics and packaging and can fly up to 50 feet. So it should have no problem reaching your co-workers cubicle.