This is Ground

Considered leather accessories to solve all your tech woes at home and on the road

LA-based This is Ground makes leather goods for all your tech-related headaches and near-catastrophes; as they put it “creative solutions to everyday problems.” From leather cord “tacos” (designed to keep cords bunched together, but not tangled) to phone covers and iPad and laptop envelopes, the clever brand seems to make every conceivable accessory for every gadget—plus a few products you didn’t even know were necessary …

Steve “ESPO” Powers Note Cards

The beloved NYC artist releases a set of syrupy sweet greeting cards

Beloved NYC-based artist Steve “Espo” Powers—famous for his very public love letters on walls from Philadelphia to Coney Island—officially retired from the graffiti game way back in 1999, but thankfully he continues to share his art with the world. Most recently, on his list of creations: a set of 12 notecards and envelopes that are launching today, 3 February. In his typically simple but entirely …

Pared + POMS Sunglasses

The two Australian brands team up to create playful frames inspired by the colors and patterns of Turkey

Australian labels POMS and Pared recently teamed up to release their very first collaboration—two styles of sunglasses inspired by the vibrant colors and patterns of Turkey. The brains behind the two brands—Sam Stevenson of eyewear label Pared and Adriana Guiffrida of jewelry label POMS—previously worked together at Bleach Group (the Australian company responsible for Ksubi and Insight) before each stepped out to create their own …