Fashion designer Jil Sander is joining the growing list of luxury brands to launch a mobile phone. Custom designed by Jil Sander and engineered by LG the device carries the brand’s signature electric blue. The Jil Sander Mobile uses the Microsoft Windows Phone 7.5 operating system while inside, you get very respectable specs; a 1Ghz processor, 16GB of flash storage, a 5MP auto-focus camera, quad-band (850/900/1800/1900) HSPA+ GSM connectivity. It [...]
Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II , the Queen of England is the Monarch of Canada as well, prepares to celebrate an unprecedented 60 years as Canada’s monarch. For this occasion the Royal Canadian Mint is releasing collector’s coins in honor of both, based on distinctly Canadian themes. $300 Pure Gold Coin – The Queen’S Diamond Jubilee 1952-2012 ; Using a proprietary process, a certified Canadian diamond is locked inside the [...]
Nokia’s luxury phones brand Vertu has finally entered the touch screen handset arena. The phone has been spotted at Bluetooth SIG and will soon be ready to be launched on the market. The phone packs a pretty solid set of features: 3.5” nHD, brilliant, high contrast AMOLED display, 8 mega-pixel EDOF camera with twin LED flash with Heptagon lens , penta-band 3G connectivity, Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth 3.0, and 32GB of [...]
To celebrate Gucci’s 90th anniversary, Italian fashion label inaugurated a museum in its hometown of Florence, that will display some of their brand’s best designs to date, since 1921. “As Gucci turns 90 this year, I felt it was the right moment to inaugurate our own space, where hidden treasures would be open to public viewing for the first time. In this way the Gucci Museo will both conserve and [...]
Skullcandy and fashion house Dolce & Gabbana have come together to design a capsule collection of four distinct pairs of headphones. “Skullcandy has always blended fashion into our design process,” Clarke Miyasaki, VP Business Development, Skullcandy stated. ”We look forward to the growth potential of this collection with D&G.” The limited edition headphones were recently seen on the catwalk in Milan, and will
Italian automaker Maserati unveiled the sport luxury SUV Kubang concept at the Frankfurt motor show. Powered by Maserati’s 450 bhp 4.7 litre V8 the Kubang will be developed in Modena by the Maserati Product Development Department and built in Detroit, United States. Maserati CEO Harald Wester called it “the first tangible look into Maserati’s future.” More in press release after the jump!