Private White V.C.

Menswear inspired by WWI military garb, made in the UK

Trading on the heritage and skill of several generations of local manufacturing in the UK, Private White V.C. is a menswear label named after founder James Eden’s great grandfather. Jack White was a decorated hero of World War I, awarded the Victoria Cross—Britain’s highest military honor—for a daring rescue he executed under fire to save his fellow countrymen during a dramatic river battle in Mesopotamia. …

Ural Patrol T

An all-terrain sidecar motorcycle for extended journeys or off-road adventures

One of the premier producers of sidecar motorcycles, Ural‘s designs, created to handle any type of terrain, date back to World War II. Established in 1939, the Russian brand’s origins are muddled with stories of smuggling BMWs from Germany through Switzerland for reverse engineering. But the slightly tamer tale—Stalin bought the blueprint directly from Hitler or the BMW factory thanks to a friendly wartime pact—might …

Postlerferguson Paper Weapon Model Kits

Design duo Their research also looks at the design, noting for example that the MP5's modular design represents the "possibilities of industrial production and evolution of the computer era" and that the machine pistol now stands along with walkie-talkies and handcuffs as technical gadget staples. The kits themselves, recommended for those with experience crafting, produce exquisitely-detailed models. They will be available from Amazon. See more …