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.
Wednesday, 24 April 2013 16:18 Written by Anthony Jeselnik
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.
The New York City-based luxury label Marc Jacobs is going to launch a fresh new scent this August, Honey. Marc Jacobs has been working with Ann Gottlieb (the nose behind Calvin Klein’s Obsession, CK One and Christian Dior’s J’adore) and fellow perfumier Annie Buzantian (concocter of fragrances for Giorgio Armani, Ralph Lauren and Azzaro) on a new flanker scent to last year’s Dot fragrance, set to be unveiled as Honey. According to WWD, the scent, which will arrive in stores in the late summer, “has top notes of pear, fruity punch and juicy mandarin; a heart of orange blossom, peach nectar and honeysuckle, and a drydown of honey, golden vanilla and smooth woods.” The parfum will appear in 30, 50 and 100 ml sprays as well as a shower gel and body lotion.
Having produced several versions of its highly recognizable four-counter in-line chronograph, the Swiss watchmaker Eberhard has now released a model designed for pure durability. The Chrono 4 Géant “Full Injection” (around $12,000 USD) is subjected to a special process to saturate its steel case with carbon, thereby creating a harder, more scratch-resistant material. The case is then coated with a diamond-like carbon treatment for color. The watch also boasts water resistance up to 200 meters and a textured rubber strap.
Hublot has announced two new versions of its Big Bang Caviar for this year’s BaselWorld exhibition. Both timepieces are more precious, more sparkling and more feminine than ever, one in red gold and one in steel, each featuring a bezel set with 36 diamonds.This two new iterations of the legendary model feature the same design codes of the famous One Million $ Black Caviar and both draw inspiration from the black ceramic Big Bang Black Caviar, a bestselling novelty since 2011. [See More]
Following success of 2011′s Feerie Rose des Neiges, French jewelry & luxury goods house, Van Cleef & Arpels has launched Feerie Spring Blossom – new poetic and infinitely charming limited edition Eau de Parfum. Since it’s time for spring romance, this fragrance will make you feel like you’re in meadow surrounded with vibrant colors, first buds and fresh and sweet scents. Deeply poetic and infinitely charming scent tinged with mischief and magic is developed by Antoine Maisondieu and is inspired by spring fruits and flowers such as cherry blossoms. [See & Read More]