Wednesday, 17 January 2018

TAG Heuer Connected Modular 45 Full Diamond Edition.


TAG Heuer have decided to up the ante on their luxury smart watch, the Connected Modular 45, which they unveiled last March, by releasing a solid gold, diamond encrusted version.

The timepiece itself is a little glimpse into the future of luxury watches.  Developed by Intel and Google, it is a modular concept, meaning each component can be removed and replaced, thereby giving the wearer flexibility in the options the watch displays.  A sapphire crystal display, mechanical module Caliber 5, with AMOLED screen, customizable dials, NFC and app connectivity, this is not your parents TAG.

The special edition boasts a white 18K gold case, 589 baguette-cut diamonds, comes in a special box, and costs £125,000.


Following last March’s unveil of the Connected Modular 45, TAG Heuer has updated the timepiece with a white gold case, now paved wit



Thursday, 11 January 2018

MGM National Harbor 24 Karat Cable Car.

Cocktails are one of the many items that get the ultra luxury treatment.  From the Washington DC MGM National Harbor hotel, Beltway Felt Bar & Lounge & Blossom Cocktail Lounge, coems the 25k Cable Car.

As with all the super pricy cocktails, it's all about the sccessories.  The drink itself contains Bruno Mar's award winning SelvaRay Rum, Marie Brizard Orange Curacao served in a gold flake rimmed markiti glass.  The accessory in this case is a 30 inch, 18 karat yellow gold and 36 carat diamond Cuban link chain featuring G vx1 diamonds.

And, to ensure maximum enjoyment for the entire evening, a special edition, signed bottle of SelvaRey Rum, with a bartender all evening to serve it.

The price of such extravagance?  £65,000.

Wednesday, 10 January 2018

Tudor Black Bay Harrod's Edition.


Harrod's has been focusing on upgrading it's interior of late, and the deluge of special editions have been slightly less frequent in the last 6 months.  With their shiny new multi level watch department now all finished, we see a special edition Tudor Black Bay.

Taking the popular Black Bay, this edition attempts to kill the myth that Tudor is a poor mans Rolex.  Surgical grade stainless steel, 200 metres water resistance, an automatic manufacture Calbre MT5612 movement with a 70 hour power reserve, nato strap or steel bracelet, and, most importantly, Harrods green bezel and green dial text.

Available exclusively from Harrods, naturally, each edition costs £2,630.




Tuesday, 9 January 2018

Daniel Jacobs Nike Jordan 1's.


Daniel Jacob's has up to this point been known mostly for create "art sculptures".  These new Nike Air Jordan 1's are an example.  Originally made in 2016 for the Market Art & Design show in the Hamptons,  the artist has decided to release a them in made to order form to be purchased by consumers.

By logging on to www.thedanlife.com, you can order a pair of gold Nike Air Jordan 1's, hand embellished with 140,000 Swarovski crystals.  

There is only one of these that will ever be made, and they cost £5,300.  Bt they exist, and are there if you want them


Monday, 8 January 2018

OFF WHITE Industrial Belt In Rubber And Hazard Stripe.


Virgil Abloh's OFF WHITE goes from strength to strength.  The iconic Industrial belt, oversized canvas belt, is in many ways the symbol of OFF WHITE.  Laconically drooping off one belt loop, or strapped around the leg, it is the quintessential piece of the brand. 

Each season see's new versions, and for 2018, we have hazard stripes, and transparent rubber.  The hazard stripe version is £146 each, and the rubber versions are £237 each.  Dimensions are 205cm by 3.5cm, all are available now.




Friday, 5 January 2018

OFF-WHITE Premium Cycling Caps.


Virgil Abloh is not too busy to cater to his base.  Despite collaborating with Nike, Moncler and Ikea, to name but a few, he has still managed to produce a fresh and inspired collection, including bringing back a fan-favourite, the primum cycling cap.

In two-tone white and light green, and white and light blue, fresh and bright for Spring/Summer 2018, the caps are comprised of durable polyester, with short brims, four grommet holes for air circulation, branding front and back, and "TEMPERATURE" on the white and blue version.

Both are available now priced at £180 each.


Wednesday, 3 January 2018

BAPE's Shark Hoodie Mask.


Ever looked longingly at BAPE's full zip shark hoodies?  But have you at the same time felt they were too much of a commitment?  This new product is definitely for you.  Rather than needing the whole hoody, you can keep out the cold with this piece of headwear, that gives consumers the chance to have the shark hoodie swag.

With an incorporated face mask to keep the icy city streets out, and the full zip goodness puts BAPE's iconic design on everyone.  

Available now in black or red for £150.