With more than 90 years in business, Calabrese can with no doubt be named among the most influential Italian brands, those that made the Made in Italy badge a globally sought-after decoration. Made of premium Italian leather complemented by a smooth interior lining and a Calabrese badge on the front marks this simple wash bag an essential piece of kit accompanying your days abroad.
Glashütte Original pays homage to the pioneering spirit of two extraordinary men, Julius Assmann, who became famous as one of the pioneering spearheads of watchmaking in Glashütte, and Roald Amundsen, the legendary Norwegian South Pole explorer, who was also known to be fond of and rely on the precision of the Glashütte observation watches in his missions. The Senator Observer 1911 Julius Assmann exhibits the exclusive, understated presence a Glashütte Original is famous for as also the utterly delicate innards. The self-winding automatic caliber 100-14 beeps in the inside, visible through a sapphire case back, that also opens the view for the famous gold-plated double-G mark. On the dial shine subsidiary seconds, power reserve displays and a signature panorama date display.
Exclusively in a limited edition of 50, comes Cartier’s newest Rotonde Minute Repeater with a flying tourbillon. This exceptional timepiece, handmade in the firm’s manufactory, features a Swiss manual-wind Cartier in-house caliber 9402MC with 47 jewels and a power reserve of 52 hours. A certain piece of incredible watchmaking, that lends any combination a considered presence.
Never out-of-place, always a helping hand, that’s what a well crafted trench offers, and in the case of Moschino’s Italian-fashion inspired coat it also supplies a touch of couture. Complemented by a red lining, several details harking back to the trench coat’s military nature and an Italian cut completes this essential.
Smythson exhibits their established position in London’s upscale shopping street, that is old Bond Street, with this unique embossed crocodile leather kindle case. The polished leather adds an eccentric yet considered detail to your look and being accompanied by a document sleeve, this kindle case becomes an essential in an instant.
Cartier is to release this years grand complication watch using a Renaud et Papi movement, but this time it’ll be inspired by pocket watches from the 30s. The Grande Complication Skeleton pocket watch astonishes with a flawless luxurious look from the display flaunting hand-bevelled Roman numerals in white gold to the mechanical hand-wind Calibre 9436 MC, that features the already known tourbillon, perpetual calendar and monopusher function.
Californian label Apolis partnered with their close neighbor Heritage Leather to release a limited courier bag that oozes a pure modern classiness. Obviously meticulously thought out and finished, the Mason courier bag combines true American leather with military-grade duck cotton and time-proven craftsmanship, all perfectly sized for your travels.
Just in time for a an after-christmas high-stakes night, comes the Monte Carlo poker kit of Restoration Hardware. Whether if you’re a seriously straight player or a true maniac, nerves of steel are the basic requirement to grow in this game and the antiqued, dovetailed wooden box adds a pleasant visual detail to the table. The kit includes 200 colored chips, 2 plastic decks and the good ol’ dealer chip.
Amsterdam is not just one of those places a man has to visit once in a lifetime, it’s also the home of the leather goods maker Travelteq. They’ve now joined forces with the denim experts of Teneu de Nimes to creat a laptop bag crafted from Florentine Vacchetta leather and premium Japanese selvage Chambray lining. The limited bag reveals 8 practical compartments to hold your wallet, ipad or the book you are reading at the moment alongside your notebook, and quick-access compartments on the outside for your tickets, specs or other things.
LG proudly announces their third collaboration with high-fashion brand Prada presenting the PRADA phone by LG 3.0. As to be expected, the Prada mobile exhibits serious elegance including a Prada Saffiano leather back and a thoroughly minimized Android UI. It literally shines with one of the brightest screens available, a 4.3 inches NOVA screen with 800 cd, while an 1GHz dual-core processor cares for a smooth touch experience and an 8 MP camera offers the tools to keep track of the next catwalk around.
Made in the United States is a rare label these days, however Wheelman & Co. proudly flaunts their flag and shows crafting skills honed by decades of tradition. The Smithston is their upcoming all-purpose case featuring top-grain leather, brass details and water-proof zippers, and is sure to be worn in many years to come. Its size is enough to carry a 15″ notebook along all the needful things you need.
Suit fits like a second skin, shoes are polished perfectly, shirt’s dazzling white, well then there’s an a definite need for an adequate timekeeper to complete the package. Jaquet Droz presents their latest watch, the Grande Seconde Tourbillon, which displays a loud elegance including an astonishing tourbillon carriage crafted from sapphire crystal. The case is made from 18kt gold and measures 43mm, the dial exhibits Grand Feu enamel, and the caliber is a Swiss automatic Jaquet Droz in-house caliber 25JD with 31 jewels, 21.600 vph and a power reserve of 7 days.
When it comes to Google, widespread mobile payment is just a question of months, but until then let your plastic speak all against the recession. Besides aforementioned call to consume, hard graft constructed a card case that is light to the pocket and speaks the famous leather-wool signature the Austrian company is known for.
Even though Flud watches is a label that aspires to honor the watch as the phalanx in man’s modern gear, with this bag they proof to succeed in other métiers as well. A classy color combination of black and tanned leather makes this a great companion for the gentleman’s weekend away.
There are pocket watches, and there is the Kisai Rogue touch pocket watch. This touch-enhanced stainless steel pocket watch shines with a neo-retro look, that is equal parts flashy and dapper, resulting in an accessory made for this century’s era of modern men. However, as pioneering its innards is the way it displays time – in consistently animated bars. Further features are two time zones, date and an alarm function.