Leica has announced a new compact digital camera, the Leica X Vario. With a body machined from magnesium and aluminum alloy, along with a premium leather trim, the Leica X Vario uses the same 16 million pixel APS-C format sensor as the Leica X2, and features a Leica Vario-Elmar 18-46mm zoom lens (corresponds to 28-70 mm in 35 mm format) with an F/3.5-6.4 aperture. The Leica X Vario is capable of […]
American fashion designer Rick Owens has recently collaborated with Adidas on a line of men’s and women’s running shoes. The line will include six styles for men and four for women and will be unveiled after Rick Owens’ Paris fashion show on June 27, 2013. “Earlier this year, Owens got in touch with Adidas, which had previously approached him about a collaboration. He ended up designing a group of running […]
Italian automaker Fiat is bringing back the 500 by Gucci Edition to the United States “for a limited time” to meet “popularity and market demand”. The 2013 Fiat 500 and 500C Gucci features a Nero or Bianco exterior with chrome accents, retro-inspired 15-inch aluminum wheels and will be further distinguished by numerous “Gucci” badges. Inside two-tone interiors are available: all black, or a black/white contrast, Poltrona Frau leather seats and […]
H&M’s next designer collaboration will be with Parisian designer Isabel Marant. For H&M, Isabel Marant will create a wardrobe of must-have pieces inspired by her signature style. “I am flattered by this collaboration: H&M works with the best designers and this invitation is an exciting honor. I aim at creating something real, that women want to wear in their everyday lives, with a certain carelessness, which I think is very […]
French sportswear brand Lacoste celebrated its 80th anniversary by inviting nine of France’s most luxurious brands to produce a special product for the event. Hermès, Goyard, Veuve Clicquot, Baccarat, Chirstofle, Bernardaud, Boucheron, S.T. Dupont and Fauchon created luxurious homages to the famous crocodile. The Objects will go on display from June 10 until June 15 at Colette in Paris. Check out the limited-edition pieces below.
Givenchy shares a look at their newly released military-inspired timepiece called Seventeen, the first in an upcoming series of new Givenchy watches. Named after Riccardo Tisci’s lucky number, this watch is made from stainless steel and sapphire glass housing a Swiss made quartz movement. Available in six colour combinations of various cases and dials including black, anthracite, red, green, steel and gold. Seventeen will be exclusively sold in selected specialty […]
German tuning specialist Brabus has revealed its latest high-performance SUV dubbed the Brabus B63-620 Widestar. Powered by a 5.5-liter Biturbo V8 engine producing 456.3 kW / 620 hp (611 bhp) of power, this monster accelerates to 100 km/h (62 mph) in just 4.7 seconds and reaches an electronically limited top speed of 280 km/h (174 mph). A “Coming Home” mode dampens the sound as you get closer to home. The […]