Leo Davie

Leo is the owner of The Coolector and writes about the stuff he loves. And some stuff that he merely likes.

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USB ChargeCard

Smartphones are a necessity in the modern world and here at The Coolector, we are seldom far from ours. Given our reliance on this…

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Nothing Fancy Wallets

They say that necessity is the mother of all invention. Well, we here at The Coolector whole-heartedly agree with that sentiment but we are…

BlinkDrink

We’re not adverse to the odd tipple or two here at The Coolector but we’re easily bored as well so anything to make our…

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Tait Design Co Turbo Flyer

Design is a wonderful thing. I remember growing up and falling hard for model aeroplanes that were made of polystyrene but, truth be told,…

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Brick Sketches

The Coolector is a fan of LEGO safe to say but, lacking in creativity as we are, we wouldn’t have dreamt of doing anything…

Neighborwoods

We should all take pride in where we live but for those of us who want to take this pride to the next level,…

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Real Bits

Here at The Coolector, though we are reticent to reveal as it ages us terribly, we spent our youth on the likes of the…

Seiko Astron GPS Solar 2013 Watch

Watches are instruments of time. This is a fundamental and inescapable fact. It is, however, a question of how they choose to display that…

Light Ball

For those of you with a love of basketball or, indeed, just an affinity for quirky lighting, we here at The Coolector have definitely…

Authentic Weather App

Authentic Weather App

The weather can be a rather temperamental beast and we here at The Coolector have grown weary of the weathermen and women sugarcoating it…

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Blue Claw Co Goods

Blue Claw Co have many attributes that make them a firm favourite of us here at The Coolector, aside from their mightily fine crab…

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Elysium Review

As a massive fan of Neill Blomkamp’s previous film, District 9, I went into the cinema really wanting to love Elysium. And it delights…

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Editorial Plague Culture Cards

Vietnam is, without question, one of the most hauntingly beautiful countries in the world and though their history is littered with turmoil and loss,…

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Songs That Adorn Walls

With the dawn of digital downloads and MP3 players, the humble CD is somewhat of a lost medium and, in the eyes of The…

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Simon Stalenhag Artwork

It’s been rather a long time since we here at The Coolector have been quite so mesmerised by a series as artwork as we…

Dying Light

The Coolector has a bit of a soft spot for zombie apocalypses (though I dare say we are entirely unprepared to actually deal with…

Boss Patrol App

Slacking off at work isn’t very gentlemanly for sure but I think we can all agree that it is inevitable. Concentrating for seven or…

The Dollar Wallet

As a man who doesn’t really carry a wallet around, perhaps through frugality and not liking a cumbersome carry in my pocket, I do…

C.O.G

I am, upsettingly, given the fact the fact he seems pretty awesome, entirely unfamiliar with the work of David Seraris. I hoping that this…

Stumptown Cold Brew

Stumptown Cold Brew

We’re firm fans of coffee at The Coolector HQ but we’ve been left wrecks of men by the recent UK heatwave – an occurrence…

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Nube Hammock Shelter

I think it’s fair to say that, as campers, we’ve pretty much conquered the ground so its patently time to take it to the…