Mulberry ($1,500 USD) showcases the favorite Alexa bag in textured raspberry pink leather for a perfectly timeless take on modern-vintage glamour. Polish your business look with this smart silhouette for an effortless day-to-evening choice for your new season wardrobe. Styled after the jump with a Stella McCartney blazer, a Dolce & Gabbana top, J Brand jeans, and Gucci sandals from MyTheresa. [See More]
The capital's menswear showcase, London Collections: Men, returns for a second installment next week and to coincide, the London College of Fashion has decided to put the spotlight on men's style with a series of short films. First up is Team GB silver medal-winning gymnast and Strictly Come Dancing champion Louis Smith. The 23-year-old possesses an arsenal of smart suits, skinny jeans, ties and bow ties, topped off with his ultimate accessory: his statement semi-shaved head. Enjoy.
While watch companies frequently trumpet the heritage of their artisanal techniques, Cartier may have outdone them all by releasing a watch decorated in a technique with 5,000-year-old origins. The latest Rotonde de Cartier 42 mm sports the brand’s familiar panther motif in gold granulation. This technique in which gold beads are fused together to create patterns is traced as far back as ancient Egypt, but it was perfected by the Italian Peninsula’s Etruscans prior to the rise of Rome. [See & Read More]
Christian Louboutin debuts its Snakeskin Daddy Flat just in time for the Holiday 2012 season. Quite similar in construction to the more autumnal Panama Daddy Flat first seen in May, a more apropos seasonal color scheme is represented on a luxurious reptile material to go along with a black tassel element. The latest from Christian Louboutin can be purchased online for $1,395 USD.
IWC Schaffhausen, manufacturer of some of the finest Swiss timepieces, has produced a short online series of videos in conjunction with HODINKEE titled The Man’s Guide to Buying a Watch. Focusing on mechanical timepieces, the series provides background information on what goes into the production of a mechanical watch as well as what to look for when buying a fine watch. In this latest episode titled “IWC’s Icons Through the Years” the experts at IWC discuss some of the brand’s most iconic designs and how they continue to influence watch design today. Starting with the classic IWC Mark XI Pilot watch through to the Portuguese Sidérale Scafusia, we’re treated to a look at some of the finest watches to bear the IWC name. Enjoy.
Dior Homme toasted its new Design District store on Wednesday night with a hometown assist from Bruce Weber. The photographer, who helmed a video installation specifically for the men’s outpost, was joined by designer Kris Van Assche. Guests at the bash, presented by W magazine, included Pharrell Williams, Calvin Klein, Joseph Altuzarra, Mia Moretti, Bianca Brandolini and Kehinde Wiley. After the premiere of Weber’s short, “Can I Make the Music Fly,” partygoers took in a set by Canadian band Azari & III. Enjoy.
The new gorgeous footwear 2013 spring-summer collection launched by Dsquared2 is simply amazing. The entire collection of shoes are bold and edgy representing the darker side of strong women worldwide. Unlike the fall collection, the new product line is more glamorous then ever. The design of the shoes have a dazzling metallic look, combined with hints of fine Italian leather. If you have a more daring side you’d like to show off, you can choose between different textures depending on the desired effect. [See More]
Saturday, 22 December 2012 17:38 Written by Nikki Davalos
Louis Vuitton reinforces its ties with Gstaad by inaugurating a new "winter resort" store in a traditional chalet built in 1913 and located on the renowned Promenade. Discover the famous resort through the eyes of Swiss blogger Kayture and her imaginary tribulations on her way to the Louis Vuitton store. The Maison showcases its stylish and elegant collections in the warm ambiance of a winter ski chalet, a setting surrounded by authenticity and tradition, filled with new emotions and experiences. Enjoy.