LinkCrave: the Hideaway Island House

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Do you ever think to yourself, "what about Mike Payne, StyleCrave's humble editor.  What could I do for HIM for the holidays?"  Send him and his lovely lady friend to Australia's Sunshine Coast for a week, put him up in the Hideaway Island House.  Thanks for asking!  Why would I want that?  Check out the house in detail and find out for yourself at: [contemporist] Economy in...

Weekly Roundup: 16 Top Paid Models in the World

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This week, we put together a list of the 16 top paid models in the world.  Many of you have grown rather fond of our women category here on StyleCrave, so we thought we'd supplement this with some more info about the beautiful women we love.  You do not want to miss it-- and be sure to join the thousands that have already voted on their favorite model there.  Check out the World's Top Paid...

LinkCrave: the Muritzeum Visitor's Center

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Those visiting the “Mecklenburgische Seenplatte” region of Sweden will be welcomed by one of the most stunning works of architecture in recent years.  The Muritzeum Visitor's Center includes a freshwater aquarium, multimedia exhibits, a restaurant and a shop.  Its angular form rests perfectly on its site, merging seamlessly with the natural surroundings.  Head on over to ArchDaily for...

LinkCrave: 15 Stealthy Spy Gadgets

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If you're like us, you haven't gotten enough of the Bond-mania.  Sure, the film wasn't 007's best, but the franchise itself is iconic.  We're obsessed with Bond's gadgets, although most will never be available to us civilians.  Our friends over at Walyou, however, have a list of 15 spy gadgets that are available today... [walyou] Classic stuff from the great depression is ready for its...

LinkCrave: Johnny Cupcakes iPhone Case

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The street style superbrand has gone techno-- scope these sweet Johnny Cupcakes iPhone cases. [highsnobiety] Retro Rip-off -- Your 10 Favorite Classic Games on the iPhone [asylum] Developing Your Own Investing Style [askmen] Furni x Raised by Wolves Digital Watch [coolhunting] Pong A Long Portable Beer Pong Table [gearpatrol] Vintage Omega Seamaster Watch [selectism] Michael...

LinkCrave: the 2008 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show

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The 2008 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show took place in Miami, Florida and we were not invited.  Our pals over at Asylum got ahold of the pics, however.  Surprise!  They're hot.  Head on over to Asylum for the photo phun. [asylum] So what else is going on around the web today? Not into strippers and drugs?  Here's how to make a clean bachelor party FUN. [askmen] The Color Changing...

LinkCrave: the Girl or the Gear, Nov. 14th

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Our pals over at Asylum take time to ask the important questions in life.  They've chosen the top gear covered on GearCrave and StyleCrave and pitted it up against a hot, geeky Mac girl.  This week, the Ferrari Scuderia Spider goes against Becky Ellis, a 19-year-old Mac girl from Liverpool.  Head on over there to vote... [asylum] What else is going on around the web today? AskMen...

LinkCrave: 007's Submersible Lotus Esprit for Sale

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Tuesday, we celebrated the upcoming 007 film Quantum of Solace by listing the top 007 hottest cars from the James Bond legacy.  Funny enough, news hit today that the same Lotus Esprit we included as #2 on that list is going up for auction.  While we doubt that the model is actually submersible, it certainly will be drivable.  It is expected to go for between $150,000 to...

LinkCrave: The Suck UK Solar Clock

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Ditch the batteries, go off-grid, get your time reading from Mother Sun herself.  The Suck UK Solar Clock is powered purely by the sun's rays, keeping you in time with this busy world.  We covered this one over on GearCrave, head on over there for the dirty details... [gearcrave] Here are 10 guys you DON'T want your sister to date. [asylum] Sick of James Bond yet?  Either way, the...

LinkCrave: 101 Things to Do With Meatballs

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Our pal TheBachelorGuy has the details on a new book by Stephanie Ashcroft entitled "101 Things to Do With Meatballs".  The book is packed, from front to back, with fast, easy and flavorful recipes for meatballs.  If you're not the cooking type, chances are you know someone who is.  So take note, this might be the perfect holiday gift for someone who likes, uh, balls....

LinkCrave: the QuadCore Laptop

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While we keep our gadget coverage over at GearCrave, we had to share this one.  The Alienware M17 is one of the world's first quad core laptops, giving it an unprecedented level of power and speed.  When it comes to luxury computing, this is one of the most powerful on the planet.  Blu-ray included.  Head on over to GearCrave for the details... [gearcrave] What else is going on around...

LinkCrave: The Home in Somosaguas

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Our friend and writer Alex Ion tipped us to an article he wrote over at Freshome about an amazing house in Somosaguas, Spain.  This home, designed by the A-cero architecture group, is an exercise in contemporary form and texture that has been received quite well by the architecture world.  What's more, its got a rooftop swimming pool.  Sweet! [freshome] What else is going on around the...

LinkCrave: Pickup Tips from Mad Men

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If you haven't yet caught an episode of Mad Men, you need to go to your HDR right now and set it up to record.  I'll give you a few minutes to go and do that...  Back?  Awesome.  Our friend over at AskMen have put together some valuable pickup tips from the show MadMen, including video.  If you're a fan of picking up women-- or turning on the women already in your life-- this is a must...

LinkCrave: Happy Halloween, StyleCravers!

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In celebration of the spookiest of holidays, we thought we'd share a few top stories we found around the web today.  Be sure to head over to our friends at AskMen.com, as they've got a great Halloween article roundup.  Our favorites?  Five Things You Didn't Know About Halloween is a must-read.  Also, they've got some 2008 Halloween Costume Tips which is helpful for lazy bastards like us...

LinkCrave: the Science Behind the Lady in Red

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Since they're not busy curing cancer, scientists at the University of Rochester have made an interesting discovery...  When a woman wears the color red, men find that woman as more physically attractive-- moreso than any other color in the spectrum.  Furthermore, the men in this study would be willing to spend more on a date with the lady in red than any other color.  Point being-- stay...

The New Concorde : London to New York in 3 Hours, in 2015

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Good news is in the air for those who are yet to experience the supersonic speed of the mighty Concorde because an American firm is planning to revive this dream flight after its nostalgic touchdown five years ago. The Aerion Supersonic Jet may not have the same elegance and the size of the magnificent Concorde but the Aerion group is pretty sure that the flight will be a success so they have...

LinkCrave: the Flourescent BCN Stool and More

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Confucius say: "your home bar could use some dayglo".  Maybe we misread that quote, but we digress.  These bright, twisted BCN stools by Harry&Camila are FUN.  We'd love to get a set of these wrapped around our bar and flip on some classic electro r&b.  If they caught your eye as well, head over to Contemporist for more pictures and all of the dirty details... [contemporist] Here's some...

LinkCrave: Acapulco Gold Fall/Winter 2008

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Acapulco Gold has officially revealed its Fall/winter 2008 collection including t-shirts, caps and skateboards.  This cash-inspired collection makes for some dope fashions and skate gear that we can't help but admire.  The details, plus many more photos, are available thanks to our friends over at HighSnobiety.  Pay 'em a visit!  We just noticed-- doesn't George Washington look a bit like...

LinkCrave: Some Seriously Fresh Homes

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Our friends over at Freshome have been covering some amazing modern homes recently that we don't want you to miss.  That Whistler Cay home above is a prime example.  This towering, natural modern home provides 5,000 sq. ft of living space in Whistler Cay, British Columbia.  Beyond this one, there is plenty more going on over at Freshome we thought you'd enjoy.  Here are three to start...

The Piss Screen Helps With Frankfurt's Drunk Driving

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A new way to gently break the news that bar partrons shouldn't be driving are popping up around Frankfurt, Germany. They teamed up with a national taxi service to install pressure sensors in the urinals of bars that are used to control a need for speed-type video game mounted on the wall. When you crash, a horrific video of a car crash comes up, followed by, "Too pissed to drive? Call a...