From McLaren‘s MSO (McLaren Special Operations) department comes this special MSO concept version of the MP4-12C. Exterior wise, it features a new hood, front wings, airbrake spoiler, and roof-mounted air scoop. Meanwhile, the interior boasts new titanium pieces and additional carbon fiber trim to shave weight. No word on whether this will become officially available.
With the release of the Chiffre Rouge watch in 2004, Dior became a serious contender in the sporty luxury watch market. The newest version of the watch is the Dior Chiffre Rouge C03 Moonphase. It offers a minimalist design with a brushed steel case, leather crocodile strap and a beautiful moonphase indication. The chronograph is powered by a Zenith Elite movement. Limited to only 100 pieces globally, the watch goes for about $9,800.
Givenchy's popular "Bambi" graphic gets its own capsule collection this holiday season. The unisex offering includes small clutch bags, zip bags, a backpack, and two T-shirts. The full collection is now available from colette.fr.
Motorcycle jackets are a dime a dozen but French fashion house Balmain has finally done something different. The company's Black Leather Ribbed Biker Jacket is features ribbed sleeves, a funnel collar, and adjustable buckles at the hem and sleeve cuffs. Finished with a quilted lining for extra warmth and comfort, it will set you back $6,400.
Italian brand Diesel pushes the limits with its 2014 calendar, shot by Terry Richardson and featuring model Tereza Kacerova, rapper Brooke Candy and actress Omahyra Mota, among others. The brand’s decision to work with the controversial photographer on the calendar is just one of the many changes Diesel has undergone since enlisting frequent Lady Gaga collaborator Nicola Formichetti as its artistic director.
Louis Vuitton has released two new cases for the iPhone 5 and iPad Mini. In addition to minimalist and elegant hand-stitched forms, both feature matte leather exteriors and microfiber liners. They also include pockets for credit cards and receipts. Priced at approximately $420 for the iPhone 5 case and approximately $480 USD for the iPad Mini case, both can be purchased now over at the Louis Vuitton website.
To honour the 60th anniversary issue of Playboy, featuring Kate Moss, Marc Jacobs has linked up with model and the iconic men’s magazine for a limited edition tee. Naturally, the tee sees supermodel in her Playboy Bunny ensemble emblazoned across the front while collaborative branding hits the back of the design. The limited edition light blue tee is now available online for just $35 USD with all proceeds going to benefit amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research.
Ray-Ban outfits its classic Wayfarer model with two shades of premium leathers. Available in either black or brown, each $300 pair comes with a matching polarized lens making for a contemporary and interesting update on a design classic.
These sleek headphones are the result of a collaboration between American designer Alexander Wang and Beats by Dr. Dre. The limited-edition collection is outfitted in a minimal matte black finish contrasted with pale gold accents each housed in their own embossed glossy stingray case with zipper and clip. Earbuds will cost $149, speakers will retail for $299 and the headphones' price tag sits at $449.
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