Link About It: This Week’s Picks

BDSM headphones, bathroom walls made for women, cute UPS trucks and more

1. Frieze Week’s Brooklyn Art Fairs As with all super-powered art fairs, NYC’s Frieze stirs such excitement in the city that a range of other fairs have cropped up at the same time (including three in Brooklyn) ultimately yielding what is referred to as “Frieze Week.” Hyperallergic ventured to Red Hook’s 1-54 Contemporary African Art Fair and Greenpoint’s Moniker and Other Art Fair. Their findings—visible …

Arca’s Buffed Leather BDSM Headphones

People can be quite particular about headphones, with various specific needs—not all of which are sound-based. In a limited edition, a three-way collaboration between SSENSE, leather company Fleet Ilya and Arca has resulted in headphones unlike any other. Not only are they BDSM-inspired, they also come at quite the cost: $6,450. But while the buffed leather and studs hint that the headphones can handle active …

Holiday Gift Guides 2017: Fast Shipping

Last-minute ideas for those panicking about presents

Each year the holidays sneak up and oftentimes you have just a few days to buy gifts for someone—or everyone. Thankfully many online retailers offer two-day or overnight shipping. It might come at an additional cost, but that’s the price for being busy or a little disorganized. If you’re in the midst of a present panic, take a look at our Fast Shipping Gift Guide …

Holiday Gift Guides 2017: Musicality

From guitars and speakers to books and box sets, there's something here for every taste and budget

The holidays are for spending time with your favorite people—friends, family, neighbors (maybe even kids and pets)—and one of the great unifiers is music. This year, as the world sometimes sounds unstable, there’s even greater value to simple joys, like sharing music with those you love. There are plenty of options below, from guitars to speakers, vinyl and more. Take a look at the full …

Master & Dynamic + Bamford’s Limited Edition MW60 Wireless Headphones

The flagship wireless headphones get an iconic black and baby blue touch

When Master & Dynamic founder and CEO Jonathan Levine and George Bamford met, they bonded over their mutual love and respect for high-quality material, craftsmanship, innovation and engineering. It made sense then, that the two companies would collaborate. Announced today, the limited edition Master & Dynamic for BWD MW60 Headphones are a reimagining of M&D’s flagship MW60 wireless over-ear headphones under Bamford’s direction. “It was …