Chances are, when you think iPod dock you think Bose (as confirmed by its starring role in Wes Anderson's short film Hotel Chevalier). As with the Wave radio before it, Bose does an astounding job of creating a full range of sound from a machine with a relatively tiny footprint. If you need to rock a late-night hotel party (or woo back an old flame, as in the aforementioned short), the Bose steps up to the plate.
Turn that frown upside down with a holiday spirit. These playful stainless-steel bottle openers by Poketo (available in "Crazy" or "Happy") are sure to lift anyone's mood, even the grouchiest of grinches.
I'm a photography student, so I am immersed in all things visual and functional for that world at the moment. Here's a list of 10 items desired by Academy of Art Photography Students in the Arbus Photo Lab.