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Olympus new E-P3 and E-PL3

Cameras × Gear

Today, Olympus took the wraps off of their newest point-n-shoot range, and those little ones really now how to keep up with the dSLR competition. The new PEN collection is spearheaded by the E-P3 and E-PL3, both boast a 12.3-megapixel Live MOS sensor, TruePic VI image processor, a respectable ISO range up to 12.300, 1080i HD video recording, a myriad of Art filters and a new bulked-up 35-point area AF that is even touted as world’s fastest. A vibrant and sun-competing three-inch display is made to let you take control of the scene, whilst the E-PL3 even offers an articulating LCD. Olympus definitely knows a thing or two about making great tools for great moments.

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John Varvatos Crosby Oxfords

Shoes × Style

These impressive calf leather oxfords unerringly reflect the design language, that made John Varvatos a staple in the wardrobes of today’s gentlemen around the globe. With an obvious emphasis on a comfortable laid-back everyday style, the Crosby is constructed entirely by hand using the Strobel welt construction method, which is known for impressive endurance and flexibility. Minute detailing and Varvatos signature burnished finish makes this a sophisticated pair of shoes to count on in various situations.

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Maison Martin Margiela Card Holder

Accessories

Do we really need more than just two pieces of brilliantly fabricated, made in Italy leather to hold our daily means. Regarding Maison Martin Margiela, it seems to be enough to hold your plastic and a few personal flyers, and it really adds an edge to your wardrobe. Give your usual portemonnaie some rest and go for this simple, but compellingly natural card holder.

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Hawkings McGill quirky Oxfords

Shoes

This is not the usual man’s pair of oxfords, this shoes obviously require a gentleman with a certain modern style-confidence. From the fashion-forward brand Hawkings McGill comes an oxford made of woven canvas and a flat sole, like a modern fusion of a classy construction and daring details. Even though the appearance suggests a timeless pair, the flat sole makes it a comfortable companion in combination with a casual outfit.

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TAG Heuer Link Phone

Mobile

TAG Heuer has officially unveiled their newest foray into the mobile phone market which answers to the name Link. The Link Phone is meant to marry the demanding standards of Swiss watchmaking with mobile phone technology and will thus come in numerous editions. Choose your piece of finest mobile craftsmanship starting with precisely crafted materials such as stainless steel, 18K rose gold or titanium, finished with leather, alligator- and lizard-skin, and rubber. Technology-wise the mobile features 3.5 inch display, 5 megapixel camera, 3G and WiFi connectivity, 256MB internal memory, 8GB of additional storage, 6 hours of 3g talktime and 330 hours of stand-by.

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Sony seizes the Light Peak with the new VAIO Z

Laptops

A couple of weeks ago, Apple unveiled their next innovation with the Thunderbolt port, but Sony has now made the first big innovative implementation with their very own Thunderbold substitute named Light Peak. Talk is of the new iteration VAIO Z laptop that was touted the ultimate mobile PC, which has now revealed its secret sauce, an external dock that incorporates an AMD Radeon 6650M GPU with 1GB of dedicated memory, hence there won’t occur a slowdown at the desk anymore. Less than 1.2kg and 16.65mm slim, but packed with up to a 2.7GHz Intel Core i7 processor, 8GB RAM, 256GB SSD, enhanced battery good for 7 hours of mobile activity and a 1080p 13.1-inch screen. The aforementioned Power Media dock additionally features USB 3.0 ports, VGA, HDMI slots, and a slot for an optical drive.

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Lanvin’s utterly Elegant Derby Shoes

Shoes

There will be an occassion to adequately make use of this utterly elegant derbies, and if not then it takes just a tad style-awareness to combine this gems to a less formal suit. As is usual, Lanvin exhibits a decisive no-fuss derby made of burgundy patent leather finished with leather lining and sleek leather soles.

LaCie and Porsche Design for a sturdy Duo – The Mobile P’9220 and the Desktop P’9230 HDD Image

LaCie and Porsche Design for a sturdy Duo – The Mobile P’9220 and the Desktop P’9230 HDD

Computer × Gear

When talking about upscale design tech-gadgets, the combination LaCie and Phillipe Starck will always occur and now Porsche Design is ready to give its bar of gilded artistry into the pot. Two drives will be released with a made by Porsche Design badge, the P’9220, a lightweight and slender mobile drive, and the P’9230, the capacious desktop solution. Both come with a casing made of 3mm thick, brushed aluminum and both offer USB 3.0 connectivity, while the mobile drive houses 500GB of your most precious data, and the desktop P’9230 provides its owner with either 1TB or 2TB of digital space.

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LaCie CloudBox connects the Cloud with your Home

Computer

The cloud is the ongiong big buzz word and LaCie wants you to have a bit of both worlds, the conventionel local storage coupled with cloud mirroring. The CloudBox is able to hook up with AES encrypted 100GB of cloud storage via the NAS system’s Ethernet port ensuring the ultimate data backup even though your computer isn’t connected to the CloudBox as it does all the online mirroring independently.

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Paul Smith MINI on Location Las Vegas Holdall

Accessories

Among other quirky things, Paul Smith acquired a certain popularity for their vintage MINI-print collection. Even though, the new coupé doesn’t adorn this holdall, it definitely deserves a spot in a modern wardrobe. Part of the MINI on Location collection, the holdall displays a vibrant print of a MINI in a Paul Smith signature stripe pattern in front of a Las Vegas sign. Smooth chocolate brown leather trims and canvas strap complete the fashion-forward bag, which offers enough space for a good flight abroad.

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MINI Coupé

Cars

Almost missed this one, MINI has officially unveiled their newest horse in the staple, the MINI coupé. The coupé exhibits a sporty, Gran Turismo inspired silhouette mixed with a MINI’s typical visual characteristics such as the big eyes and curvy design line. However, the coupé is not just a chopped MINI, it also is 52mm lower than the regular Cooper and provides overall improved aerodynamics inclusively an, at 50mph, automatically extending rear spoiler. The coupé will be available in MINI’s typical three standard editions, the Cooper with a 8.3 seconds, 121-horsepower engine, the S with a twin-scroll turbocharged 181 hp version good for a 6.5 seconds sprint and the leading JWC version with 208 horsepower and a scant 6 seconds time.

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Cu-clock – Neo Cuckoo Clock

Clocks × Home

This particular cuckoo clock unifies Japanese minimalism with Italian design and German tradition for a great accessory fitting any living room. The design Naoto Fukasawa is the creative mind behind the Cu-clock, which intention is to reduce all the usual signature of the Blackwood originals to its very basics creating a contemporary reminder of old German tradition right in your house.

Space Invaders the most Sophisticated Way – The Romain Jerome Watch Image

Space Invaders the most Sophisticated Way – The Romain Jerome Watch

Watches

Being famous for their intrepid avant-garde designs, Romain Jerome is the unquestionably best address, among those highly capable watchmaker of haute horlogy, to pay a unique tribute to a verily singular mark in gaming history, talk is of Space Invaders. This limited series embraces two editions, a colorful version and a Super-LumiNova coated night view version. The Space Invaders battlefield is compiled of three layers of pixellated and shotpeened dies featuring hand-drawn file strokes. 78 pieces define this RJ watch whose case measures 46mm of PVD stainless steel and inherits an automatic Romain Jerome caliber RJ001-A with a power reserve of 42 hours.

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Leica M9-P

Cameras × Gear

Today, Leica officially unveiled a new discreet version of the world’s smallest, full-frame camera, dubbed the M9-P. The M9-P is a genuine jump back to the good old time of rangefinders, but with state-of-the-art technology leashed inside. A 35mm 18 megapixel sensor guarantees for great processing of the moments captured with the the M-range objective. To deal with the harsh situations some agile shots produce, Leica spend the M9-P a rock-solid and anti-reflective sapphire crystal LCD display and a good old vulcanized leatherette body finish for an enhanced grip.

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Deakin & Francis 18kt Dollar Bill Cuff Links

Accessories

Since 1786, the English craftsmen of Deakin & Francis create cufflinks that count among the finest in the world. The century-old and utterly delicate hand work of vitreous Enameling distinguishes their pieces with a rare class. Particularly, this 18kt gold dollar bill cuff links are a perfect fit for almost any ensemble no matter the occasion. A spring sugarloaf fittings provides the secure fit a precious piece like this requires and the ultra-fine enameling guarantees this piece to be a conversation piece like no other.