To commemorate the 40th anniversary of Apollo 11 mission, Louis Vuitton has created the Malle Mars, a space-age looking custom-made trunk opening up to unveil a variety of compartments and drawers to carry different essential items. It will be on display at the Rose Center for Earth and Space at the American Museum of Natural History, exhibited by NASA.
Saturday, July 25, 2009
Thursday, July 23, 2009
Victoire de Castellane has unveiled her latest fine jewellery collection for Dior: Rois et Reines. Marking the jewellery designer’s 10th anniversary at Dior, the collection features 20 three-dimensional skulls carved from ornamental stones such as chrysolite and jade, which are then dressed in dazzling collars and crowns in a variety of styles.
Tuesday, July 21, 2009
Friday, July 17, 2009
After the success of the Tiffany Keys collection introduced earlier this year, Tiffany & Co. has added three new pendants to the line, which sells at a much higher price level. Inspired by Art Deco jewellery in the Tiffany archives, the new platinum keys are encrusted with diamonds and black onyx in geometric shapes and suspended from gem-accented chains. The prices of new pendants range from $25,000 to $30,000.
Following the launch of the limited edition ‘All Black’ skis with Swiss ski manufacturer Zai, Hublot has now partnered with bike manufacturer BMC to create an ‘All Black’ racing bike made of light, high-performance materials. Available in a limited edition of 30 pieces.
Italian pen maker Omas introduced the One Small Step pen, which is crafted out of white gold and features 3-dimensional drawings of the footsteps of astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin. Only 21 fountain pens and 7 roller balls are available and the prices start from $49,000