Continuing to offer unique takes on a range of classic footwear silhouettes, Miami’s Del Toro has crafted a pair of Blue Seersucker & Navy Suede Wingtips for the season at hand. Utilizing a traditional wingtip model, the design employs light blue and white striped seersucker along the quarter panels and vamp as navy suede adorns the heel, toe and eyestay. Handmade in Italy and complete with a sky blue Micro Featherweight sole unit and waxed navy rope laces, the summertime kicks can be picked up in-store and online now for $325 USD.
Swiss luxury watchmaker Hublot has outdone itself yet again with the creation of this patent-pending watch crafted with red ceramic. The red is a tribute to the red of Monaco, which will host the fifth edition of the Only Watch auctions on September 28th this fall. As for the timepiece itself, there is something distinctly primal about this release. If it isn’t the skeletal workings visible through the double AR-coated sapphire crystals, it surely must be the black alligator leather strap framing and complementing the 45mm case made of titanium and composite resin. The groundbreaking sanguine red ceramic bezel is affixed to the case with six H-shaped titanium screws.
To celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Lamborghini, the luxury marque has teamed up with Car Shoe on a deluxe Moccasin Collection. Hand made with meticulous attention to detail, the classic profile features a pebbled calf leather upper and a notched, rubber studded outsole for added grip. The moccasin is finished with Lamborghini’s iconic logo on the heel tab and metal 50th anniversary logo on the laces. The collection consists of three different colors – black, red and blue – and will be available in limited quantities. Look for the collection at select Car Shoe stockists soon. [See More]
Beyoncé breaks out her bikini and shows off her summer bod in the brand new commercial for H&M's summer collection, dubbed Beyoncé as Mrs. Carter. Directed by Jonas Åkerlund, the pop star poses on the beach in Nassau, Bahamas, sporting various swimwear options, from two pieces, to shrongs, to two piece bikinis. The 90-second spot also features the debut of her Sia-penned song, Standing on the Sun. The H&M 2013 Summer collection is slated to drop at the beginning of May at H&M stores worldwide and online. Enjoy.
There’s signature flair about every great piece. The Swoosh; the apple; the sportsman atop his horse. Such branding makes pieces unique and also ensures a certain quality. To this, Italian luxury label Tod’s introduces a new range of men’s bags for Spring/Summer 2013: the Double Stripe Selection. This collection of handmade pieces includes carry-ons, briefcases and portfolios, each distinguished with two bold stripes along the sides. Of course, bags by Tod’s are made with premium Italian leather, constructed to withstand the demands of every day use, yet also crafted to compliment the refined gentleman who dares to rock one. The pieces are fully customizable at Tod’s retail locations in New York and Los Angeles. Look for the Tod’s Spring/Summer 2013 Double Stripe Selection on the brand’s web shop or at their U.S. and European brick and mortar storefronts. [See The Collection]
New from Christian Louboutin for Spring/Summer 2013 is the latest iteration of the designer’s Roller-Boat Flat. Presented in black as a juxtaposition to the season’s all-white version, the premium studded slip-on pairs a black leather upper with matching foxing, Louboutin’s signature red outsole, and black studs throughout the entirety of the upper. The seasonal edition of the Roller-Boat Flat is now available online for $1,175 USD.
Part of Maison Martin Margiela‘s latest spring/summer footwear collection is the unique Vinyl Cork Shoe. Featuring a cork-effect pattern across the woven cotton and vinyl upper, this unique look has been achieved by slightly distressing the vinyl layer. Finished with a rich beige leather lining and beige leather sole, these oxford shoes are equal parts substance and style. Get your pair now for £490 GBP (approximately $750 USD) from LN-CC’s online store.
In January the fashion show of Givenchy took place in Paris Fashion Week. Everything was magic, black magic. And sex. A closer look at the prints will convince you for sure. Ricardo Tisci passes from the religious theme to the porn romantique motifs for Fall/Winter 2013. Clear lines and leather conquered the runway mainly used on top or mixed with other textiles. Nothing more to say than: Mister Tisci you are a genius. Enjoy.
The Spring/Summer 2013 campaign from fashion house Dolce & Gabbana sees Italian model and actress Monica Bellucci (Irreversible, The Matrix Reloaded) surrounded by local men on the sunny Sicilian coast. As well as some classically tailored grey suiting, the collection also features plenty of bold graphic tees, striped shirts, and patterned jerseys, accompanying a range of patterned swimwear and accessories. The whole collection is now available from stores worldwide and online.