This one's an unapologetic splurge, but you can argue that a motorbike is the best bet for that daily commute; it slips around traffic and is faster and less sweaty than a bicycle. Enter the streamlined, tricked-out retro designs crafted by stylish Australian motorcycle and surf brand Deus Ex Machina. With the debut of its first stateside location in Venice, curiously called the Emporium of Postmodern Activities, the shop handcrafts cool bikes like this Venice SR500 made for Billy Joel. You might even be able to buy Orlando Bloom's trade-in; hurry, it's one of a kind. By custom order, from about $23,000, and we're positive Pop will be happy to wait. Call (888) 515-3387. http://us.deuscustoms.com.
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