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Art & Culture

Very Slow Movie Player

Designer Bryan Boyer wondered if a film could be consumed at the speed of a book. The result of that existential investigation is the Very Slow Movie Player. Using an eInk display, the VSMP plays out one second of a film over an hour or an entire film over a 7,000-hour tableau.

Custom Song Lyric Print

If we had to choose one song lyric to throw up on the wall it would probably be, "Chicken for lunch, chicken for my dinner, Chicken, chicken, chicken, I'm a finger-licking winner," or, "Cheeseburger in paradise, Heaven on earth with an onion slice, Not too particular, not too precise, I'm just a cheeseburger in paradise," or, "Tequilla." Let your bud decide! ๐ŸŽถ

Pangea Wood Map

These spectacular handmade maps combine our loves of woodworking, discerning art ๐ŸŽจ, and reminding our bud that we totally respect their choice to move to Puget Sound to pursue craft beer brewing for penny-farthing enthusiasts. Just look at that river basin. Gorgeous.

Mini Museum 4th Edition

Give the history buff in your life a whole museum they can hold in their hands! ๐Ÿ›This particular acrylic temple to time and space contains 29 rare specimens that span 4.568 Billion years. Feast your eyes on such wonders as real pieces of The White House, the first Space Shuttle ๐Ÿš€, and Stonehenge!

The Codex Seraphinianus

We all need to dip our toes in the river of strange from time to time to get the creative juices flowing. Well, it doesn't get much more surreal than Italian artist, Luigi Serafini's, illustrated encyclopedia of an alien world. Evoking the works of M. C. Escher and Hieronymus Bosch, this codex plays out like John James Audobon's depiction of The Lorax. Keep it weird ๐Ÿ‘ฝ

A Custom Oilpainted Portrait by Nobilified

The majesty of your friendship deserves to be captured. But how?

We'll tell you how. Hire the artisans at Nobilified to paint you both into an epic scene from history. The only quesiton left to answer: how do you split custody of your masterpiece? ๐Ÿ–ผ

Cocktail Codex

Pass on the 6 fabled "root recipes" at the heart of all great cocktails. Give yourself the gift of having your bud make you delicious cocktails. ๐Ÿธ

Gretsch Rancher Jr. Acoustic-Electric

With a clientele as varied as Jack White and Bo Diddley, Gretsch makes some of the most handsome, renegade acoustics in the biz. This particular axe ๐ŸŽธ features a spruce top, arched mahogany back, and a Fishmanยฎ Isys+ pickup/preamp system, giving your buddy the option to plug-in before donning a Stetson and conducting a wistful serenade.

A Brief History of Time

Enter the event horizon of your friendship and hurl yourselves towards a supermassive trove of knowledge and discovery that spans the cosmos. ๐Ÿš€

Pearl Roadshow 5-Piece Drumset

Gift your buddy the dream of venting their misplaced office anger on a musical punching bag! ๐Ÿฅ

This dazzling kit from rock legends, Pearl, includes everything the beginner or intermediate drummer could possibly require, including double-braced, poplar toms, snare, bass drum and pedal, and stands. Normal bud one day, Keith Moon the next.

One Line A Day Journal

Every great friendship needs a dedicated historian. ๐Ÿ“– Delegate that responsibility to your pal with the bottomless vocabulary by gifting them the One Line A Day journal. Have them capture the essence of your friendship, one line at a time.

Epiphone Les Paul Classic Custom Pro

For almost 70 years, there has been no instrument more synonymous with bellowing, euphonic, neighbor-riling sound than the Les Paul guitar. Give the harmonies in your buddy's head a voice with this gorgeous piece, featuring open coil humbucker pickups, a rosewood fingerboard, and Epiphone Deluxe Tuners. Make it LOUD! ๐Ÿค˜