The Swiss manufacture Michel Perrenoud is globally acknowledge for the eponymous founder’s exceptionally innovative conceptions in the humidor industry. Not a novelty, but in the meanwhile grown to an icon of cigar indulgence, the Smoking chair is any aficionado’s realized fantasy. This chair is manually crafted of precious mahogany, clad with the finest Italian leather, and refined with gilded trimmings. The left armrest reveals, if pulled open, a high-grade humidor, which accommodates 150 of your favorite cigars, whilst the right armrest hides all the smoker’s essentials such as cutter, lighter and ash tray.
Who would have imagined that Dell would once become the phalanx in innovative laptop design, way off their austere and gridlocked conceptions. But now, with lifting the veil of a performance business laptop for the urbane executive on the go, Dell introduces the distinctive Latitude Z 600. Whilst weighting just 4.5 pounds and being a mere 0.57-inch thin, this 16-inch sharp magnesium-aluminum rag with soft-touch finish, is crammed with a Core 2 Duo processor at up to 1.6 GHz, up to 4 GByte RAM, up to two SSDs with 256 GByte, a 2MP webcam with face recognition and document scanning capabilities, a DVD burner and two WiFi modules of which one serves as always-online source for the Latitude ON feature. This particular feature allows the notebook to stay online, catching any urgent news and offering basic tasks, with just a marginal power consumption. The additional inductive charging pad is also worth a further notion, as it lends the notebook the ultimate finish on the desk.
The autumnal cold days already knocking on the doors, reminds the savvy gentlemen to swiftly take a gander on season adequate wardrobe. This particular double breasted coat of Paul Smith‘s capable design workshop might enframe your attire with an additional subtle military glance. The aforementioned military inspired collar either further refines a stately appearance or turns out to be a stylish detail when worn fastened. The knee length coat is fashioned from a navy wool blend fabric and is internally fully lined with a Paul Smith trademark stripe fabric held in blue tones.
Individualism, rarity and therefore distinction are supremely wanted attributes when it comes to find the next potential heirloom in a gentleman’s precious haute horology trophy collection. Certainly beyond its golden age, but still an ever-surprising accoutrement, are good old pocket watches. Fortunately, even the big players sometime revisit their past, thus it moved Vacheron Constantin to unveil an extremely rare issued addition to their Collection Excellence Platine, named Patrimony Contemporaine. Limited to a stock of 50, it further knows to impress with an immaculate elegance exuded by the 43mm polished platinum case in subtle dialog with a sand-blasted platinum dial, which proudly boasts the distinctive Maltese cross. On the whole a pure timeless yet modern impression driven by the Rhodium-colored, hand-wind Vacheron in-house caliber 4400 with 21 jewels at 28.800 bph, which bears the prestigious Hallmark of Geneva and features 65 hours of power reserve.
Today’s travel needs are definitely different compared with the situation 20 years ago, and the prime cause lies in the innumerable tech gadgets and devices that almost became crucial to a modern lifestyle. No matter you’re up to a weekend trip or just on the daily commute, this case will care about your precious essentials with its unique Grid-It organization system. It basically offers a dynamic way to keep that devices firmly in place via a weave of a myriad rubberized elastic bands, thus it provides an intuitive packaging without any thought wasted about how the mobile fits between the digi-cam and battery recharger. Besides it is bolstered for a slight shock absorbing capacity and features an additional hidden zippered pocket.
For whom the dual board solution represents the ne plus ultra to carve the snowy slopes, this new wall decor of Pottery Barn probably will instantly ascend to the top of his bill. A pair of solid birch skies, gently treated to reveal a captivating vintage charm including heavy metal binding, refined with an artificial mellow patina to complete the look of a bygone epoch.
Victorinox is famous around the globe for its legendary fine craftsmanship and supplying the world with versatile equipment for now 125 years. The limited travel bag of their 125th anniversary collection impressively reflects Victorinox’ foundation, which is drawn by a level of luxurious travel gear of a bygone era. Ensuring longevity by being meticulously crafted of the finest full-grain, Italian belting leather, the bag further shows its manifoldness with technical features such as compression gussets for easy access to the front garment compartment, a detachable and bolstered suiter with hanger in the rear compartment, never-jamming Riri zippers and the bag participates in the Swiss Tracker Bag Tracking Program which keeps you connected with your precious baggage.
The mobile phone producer Vertu is definitely not a blank slate in the reserved and admittedly scarce luxurious mobile industry, but the newest addition to their Constellation collection, the Ayxta, is after all their first released flip phone. The heavy, rugged optic is as always conceived by Vertu’s mastermind creative director Frank Nouvo, which implies laser etched and back-illuminated ceramic keys and certainly unique mechanics behind the folding mechanism, which assure durability no matter how impulsively it’ll be flipped opened. Furthermore, the Ayxta is also touted to be the first Vertu mobile to feature the Select Brief service, giving the worldly-wise owner a detailed list of noble points of interest.
In terms of fragrances, the name Aramis definitely rouses fragrant memories of one or two gentlemen. To establish those distinctive aromas, that have influenced decades of men, in today’s modern lifestyle, they’ve decided to re-introduces a range of past classic scents. The aptly named Gentleman’s Collection embraces six odors, which originally started in 1774 with the issue of the floral-woody Aramis 900 scent, and officially found an end with the fresh and aromatic fragrance of Aramis Alway. Just as the true originals, the re-issued scents all share solid base notes with little volatility and an ever-present masculinity assembling a wardrobe of scents suiting a multitude of moods for the modern gentleman.
Sometimes, you quickly need to solely carry your notebook with just a minimum of additional clutter, or you just want to keep that baggage as little as possible. For this reason, the Austrian felt artisans of Hard Graft conceived a pure utilitarian laptop sleeve, which reduces its load to just the merest essentials. Merely being a protective sleeve of Hard Graft’s trademark premium wool felt with two attached pockets made of beautiful aniline dyed Italian leather, fitted to accommodate an iPhone or similar sized gadget, and a wallet as also a graphite pen hold in a contrasting black herringbone patterned rubber stripe. source
With their core values holding true to their history of producing just extremely well constructed outerwear for those who regularly encounter cold weather conditions that really comply the term ‘extreme’, a jacket of acclaimed clothier Canada Goose will loyally accompany your Arctic adventure, be it in a northern expedition or in an harsh wintry urbane struggle. The reputation of being considered as a veritable survival tool on oil rigs or South Pole Research stations in combination with a special attention on metropolitan style, yielded the new unswerving Constable parka. Fashioned of insulating Arctic-tec with thick duck down lining, featuring an heavy-duty front zipper, a velcro secured storm flap, various pockets and several drawcords for a isolated fit.
Being a pioneer from the day one of the e-Book reader industry, Irex, a Philips subsidiary company, has now introduced a new device for the gentle reader abroad. The DR800SG is armed to capture the throne with unlimited 3G wireless access powered by Verizon, and HSDPA connectivity provided by Qualcomm Gobi radio, to unopposedly buy books wirelessly from the Barnes & Noble’s e-bookstore in addition to 1.140 newspapers in their original layout from Newspapers Direct. Till the 2GB built-in storage is reached, which is enough to comfortably store a private library’s content, an side-note feature is on hand. Besides aforementioned media, the new Irex also supports a few common formats such as ePub and PDF, displayed on an 8.1-inch touchscreen with advanced visibility and contrast ratio.
May the 24th in the year 1962 was a remarkable day both for the general Aeronautics as also for the world of horology as Lt. Commander Scott Carpenter wore a wrist chronograph of Breitling that therefore became the first timekeeper experiencing space travel. Not for their 125th year in business, they came up with a limited re-issue of said chronograph, which enjoys further refinement with a rigid perforated Air Racer bracelet that will only be seen on the Cosmonaut Limited Edition. The outsides further features are a 41,5mm stainless steel case with sapphire crystal, whilst in the inside beeps an automatic Breitling Caliber 22 at 28.800 bph, which offers a 1/5th of a second chronograph, 30 minute and 12 hour totalizators and a Flyback function.
That the Swiss are capable of constructing intricate mechanics, may they be ever so filigree, is a globally known fact, but now there comes a company just from the Switzerland to provide an innovative approach to men’s grooming. With infusing natural plants and fruits, such as Edelweiss or Papaya, extracts and vitamins with pure oxygen molecules, TASK essential provides high performance skincare geared to shield your skin against the daily metropolitan influences and to further boost skins collagen production for an overall nourished and healthier-appealing skin. The TASK range comprises any imaginable support, from an anti-oxidant gel wash across a rich vitamin serum to relaxing and refreshing clay mask, moisturizer and a few more, anything enriched with the revitalizing ability of highly concentrated oxygen.
Catherine M. Zadeh once inadvertently started her prospective business with conceiving accessories for herself and close friends, out of a passion that in the meantime evolved towards an unique refined masculine urban chic, which even gained accolade of Bergdorf Goodman or Robb Report. An absolute modern yet timeless design language described by authentic subtle elegance to cater the ever-developing gentlemen with sartorial details that’ll make your attire cut. The brand’s novelty collection revolves around implementing hand-carved water buffalo horn into sober and classic 18kt yellow, rose or white gold frames for studs and cuff reflecting the values of modern men.