The Otis Backpack by Cool Hunting + Tumi
Collaborating with Tumi is always an iterative process of refinement. For this, our second backpack, we began by looking back at the first one—a military-inspired black canvas rucksack—and chose a few key elements to carry over. But from there we reset...
COOL HUNTING Omakase Solves the Holiday Shopping Conundrum
If you haven't heard yet, we're doing something ambitious this 2016 holiday season. COOL HUNTING Omakase is a materialization of the research and effort we put into our evergreen Gift Guide married with our coveted product collaborations and delivered...
Announcing: COOL HUNTING Omakase
Limited edition gifts commissioned by us, curated for you Imagine a holiday gifting service with items that no one else has. For this year's holiday season we’re taking the CH Gift Guide that you know and love to the next level. COOL HUNTING...
Limited Edition Starfleet Machine
Modeled after an intergalactic space station is the Starfleet Machine, a table clock dreamt up by horological design house MB&F and engineered by Switzerland's oldest clockmaker L’Epée 1839. Cool Hunting has partnered with MB&F to create a distinct...
Cool Hunting Editions Starfleet Machine
For years now, we've followed the work of Max Büsser, the mastermind behind horological design house MB&F. His distinct timepieces represent mind-bending innovation and eccentric inspiration, all hand-crafted, in an industry that more often than...
CH Edition: Vesper Vibrator Necklace
When we first discovered the slim, sophisticated Vesper Vibrator Necklace from San Francisco's sensual toy innovator Crave, we found it both aesthetically pleasing and, with four operative speeds, quite effective. Exceptionally quiet and fully USB...
CH Edition: Backsberg Estate Cellars Safari Collection
For our second CH Edition Zambia photo safari this summer, we wanted our guests to have as local an experience as possible. We asked our friend Simon Back, who heads up marketing at his family’s South African winery, to join our group and share some...
CH Edition: byAMT Strap Planter
We're constantly adopting new plants at CH HQ, turning our office into an ever-growing indoor garden of sorts. So when we encountered byAMT's Leather Strap Planter at this year's ICFF, our affinity for fauna naturally led to our collaboration with...
Cool Hunting Holiday Gift Guides 2014
For the 2014 holiday season, Cool Hunting worked with several like-minded purveyors to create four gift guides tailored to a range of tastes. You can find these in our newly redesigned Buy section, which serves as a continuously updated, perennial...
Cool Hunting Video: Q&Q SmileSolar Watches on CH Edition Zambia 2014
When we first saw the colorful SmileSolar watches from Japanese brand Q&Q we felt they were the perfect partner to work with on our CH Edition trip to Zambia. Fortunately, they loved the idea of joining us on safari and, more importantly, helped...
Cool Hunting Video: CH Edition Zambia 2014
After hosting our first successful Cool Hunting Edition trip to Africa in summer 2012, the CH team was eager to design another trip and revisit Zambia with a new group two years later. Embedded in the wilderness of South Luangwa National Park, our...
CH Edition: 3x1 Pop-Over Shirt
Almost exactly one year ago we introduced the CH Edition Pitmaster Apron: our first collaboration with NYC's denim experts at 3x1. While the badass smock continues to take care of all of our needs when holding down the grill, our latest co-designed...
Cool Hunting + ECOALF Anorak
A limited edition and highly packable pullover made of fabric from recycled fishing nets, the collaborative anorak we created with Spain's ECOALF channels our obsession with streamlined aesthetics, quality materials and a dedication to innovation...
CH Edition: ECOALF Anorak
Every now and then we at CH find ourselves overly intrigued by a certain brand or product—usually one that shares our obsession with aesthetics, pursuit for quality and dedication to innovation. And when the stars align, a collaboration is born...
CH Edition: Budnitz Bicycles Model No. 1 Scorcher
The contest concluded Wednesday 19 June at 4PM EST. Thank you to everyone who entered. In recent months we've teamed up with Tumi to design our ideal travel backpack and 3x1 for a denim apron worthy of the finest cook-outs. And now, to inspire...
CH Edition: 3x1 Denim Pitmaster Apron
For city dwellers, it's rooftop season. For everyone else, it's time for backyard parties. Either way, nothing makes good company better than a BBQ and some cold ones. With this in mind we recently teamed up with NYC's preeminent denim heads, our...
CH Edition: T-Tech by Tumi Backpack
As avid travelers, finding a single bag for all situations almost always ends in compromise, leaving us with an arsenal of luggage clogging up our closets. So when our friends at Tumi approached us to create our ideal, all-purpose bag we jumped...
Cool Hunting c/o Quarterly Co: Shipment Five
Our Quarterly Co subscribers know we love to work with artists and are very inspired by our travels. CHQ05, just hitting mailboxes, celebrates Huichol, a traditional Mexican art and craft using small colorful beads to decorate clothing, instruments...
CH Zambia: Vintage Shoe Company Safari Boots
For our first Cool Hunting Edition travel experience we brought 24 friends and readers on safari in Zambia. Over the course of eight days CH Zambia guests experienced the wonders and wildlife of Africa with a few surprises from our brand partners...
CH Edition: Our Photo Safari With The Bushcamp Company and Pentax
When we learned about The Bushcamp Company, the only safari operator in the southern part of Zambia's game-filled South Luanga National Park, we not only wanted to visit, we wanted to share it with our readers in a way that a story or video couldn...
Cool Hunting Editions on Gilt
Over the holidays we started experimenting with some of our favorite brands to create CH Editions of their products—variations in material and color that offer our unique twist. Today, with Gilt Groupe, we're selling the last of these items...
In celebration of the unique individuals that wear 3Sixteen, the denim-focused label recently created a series of videos showing off their customers' talents and hardworking lifestyles. The trio of intriguing mini-docs, all profiling people in their...
CH Edition: Maharam
Last but not least in our series of limited-edition collaborations, the Maharam and Cool Hunting hair scrunchie (or Ma-hair-am Scrunchie, as we like to call it) is the upshot of a typical late night at the office when we were sourcing the items for...
CH Exclusives Giveaway
In an effort to treat our loyal readers outside of NYC right, we're giving away three items that are otherwise only available at our Cool Hunting for Gap shop to one lucky winner. The triple threat prize includes the insanely delicious Happy Goat...
CH Edition: Zillion
Tokyo-based label Zillion is the brainchild of French fabric enthusiast David Guarino, who began collecting Indian and Nepalese textiles nearly two decades ago. When his family moved to Japan, Guarino began sourcing old-school kimono cloth to use...