This week, we’re sending you on the ultimate three-day truffle bender—replete with a dog-guided hunt and insane levels of truffle consumption—at the finest resort in Tennessee. Plus, we’re hooking you up with custom iPhone cases (designed by you) and delivering mind-blowing coffee to your doorstep every two weeks.
Things to do for January 12, 2012
Diamonds, Haiku and... the Afterlife
When the moon hits your eye like a big pizza pie, that’s the weekend.
An Auction of Pretty Great British Stuff
Your place could use a little Anglicizing. Which is why you’ll want to hit up this auction and make a run at some turn-of-the-century Louis Vuitton luggage, some of Churchill’s cigars and an 18th-century silver brandy pan. Just double-check that you don’t already have one.
50% Off Winter Gear at Hickoree’s
Winter is rearing its ugly head. So you’re going to rear your much more handsome head back at it—with smart-looking jackets, sweaters and pants from the likes of Universal Works, Levi’s Vintage and Dana Lee. These things happen to be warm, too.
Your Parting Words to Facebook Friends
As Gladiator said, “Death comes for us all. All we can do is make sure our Facebook friends and Twitter followers know about it.” (We’re paraphrasing.) This service lets you record video or text and message it to your friends after you’ve passed. It’s gentler than the news feed.
Putting Patrick Bateman to Shame
Some said it couldn’t be done. Some said it shouldn’t. And then there are these people: the ones behind these diamond-encrusted business cards—the most expensive in the world. Really does things for your title of “Pleasure Consultant.”
Japanese Poetry About Grilled Cheese
This is happening... maybe: a review site that requires everyone to post their thoughts in haiku. So if you’ve got a spare $63,000 in funding lying around...