The Balmain Boat Company is an Australian based company that creates flat-packed, DIY rowboats and sailboats. The Sailboat Kit by Balmain Boat Company ($2590) enables anyone anywhere to build a boat. The kit comes with step-by-step instructions, and basically everything else you need to build your boat. It only takes about 30 hours to build and if you don’t feel your sailing skills are up to par you can by some oars and rowlocks for backup.
For those of you looking for a work of art, take a gander at the Arvak Bicycle ($11,200) created by Keim designers, Till Breitfuss and Paule Guerin. The bike is handmade from white ash. The frame is a composite of 24 layers vacuum molded into the beautiful frame you see here. The Arvak comes in […]