Twelvesouth has quickly become synonymous for premium accessories strictly and exclusively designed for Apple with establishing and innovating the vintage book iPhone case or the HighRise iMac stand. Now, they’ve taken the vintage book look to the iPad shore with finishing the BookBook Travel Journal, a briefcase, which is made to carry anything that an iPad revolving office might need. A deceptively real book on the outside yet inside you’ll get a lined plush compartment fitting every iPad model, four small clutter pockets for like a mouse, ear buds, cables, one concealed compartment, and four elastic and adjustable straps, which can be used to accommodate a pair of headphones, a mobile HDD, charger and whatever you may come up with.
This is a special yet totally affordable gift for the typically hard-to-buy-for man who has almost everything, the engraved Winston shaving set from Harry’s. This kit comes with your custom initials, engraved into a shiny Winston handle, which is evenly balanced, light and displays an enticingly curved body, which is made of aircraft-grade aluminum alloy and meets the highest quality standards with beeing made in Germany. The shaving cream is something special as well, enriched with soothing licorice, milk thistle and cucumber, protecting Vitamins E and B5, refreshing peppermint and eucalyptus oils, and moisturizing marula and coconut oils. All that comes complete shipped in a sturdy black package.
Note: This is definitely among the best you can buy for $40, ever !
Admittedly, this is not the timekeeper to rival the mesmerizing innards of a Vacheron Constantin or Corum watch, but it emanates such a versatile look, that it becomes the focus of attention on almost any dress. The Belgian watch designers of Komono became famous for fusing a simple yet timeless round and slim design with a modern touch in form of wood dials or woven leather straps. This 41mm watch is named Winston and features a regular Japanese quartz movement and a subtly grained wood dial, which superbly harmonizes with the gold toned stainless steel case and the treated leather strap.
Note: Definitely, a great and affordable way to gift a man access to the world of watchmaking.
For those seeking an affordable weekender, which effortlessly rivals the quality of upscale bags, Everlane’s suede leather weekender should be on top of the list. This no-fuss weekender comes in a special chocolate-brown suede with a light water-proof finish. The tasty brown suede gives this bag a certain versatility allowing it to be worn in almost any combination and the overhead fitting form-factor makes it even a choice for the quick weekend abroad.
Instead of taking the usual classy path, why not stray off a bit from time to time for the casual way. This case adds a distinct and decisively striking military theme to your iPad without being to obtrusive. J.Crew joined forces with the fledgling brand Refleece for this special edition case crafted from re-used vintage military tents following the principles of Refleece of just using reclaimed fabrics for unique modern accessories.
It’s a freak, but one of those legendary, pioneering freaks who’s about to leave its mark in horological history. Ulysse Nadine’s new Freak Cruiser dares a conceptual venture with entirely ditching dials and hands and replacing it with a unique movement, that actually revolves on itself. With inventing the free-floating Carrousel tourbillon, Ulysse’s Freak watch shows you the time via the lower bridge indicating the hours, the upper bridge shows the minutes, which also shows the non-lubricated exclusive dual Ulysse silicon escapement. The subtly adorned 45mm 18kt rosé gold case houses a Swiss manual-wind Ulysse Nardin in-house caliber UN-205 featuring an impressive power reserve of up to 7 days.
Wisonsin leatherman Kenton Sorenson quickly gained a solid fellowship with quite uncommon simplified accessories and bags crafted from a unique bright full-grain vegetable-tanned cattle hide, which is utterly tough yet soft to the touch. To this end, this leather cigar case is no exception and thus strikes with a simple yet totally contemporary look finished by the Kenton Sorenson’s signature leather tie. However, the case does not shut entirely, hence you should thoroughly select the leaf rolls you desire to enjoy on the go.
To celebrate their 10th anniversary, the aspiring jeans experts of 3sixteen joined forces with the well-known leather craftsmen of Portland’s Tanner Goods for a limited batch of 24 Quad wallets. This limited edition of the compact, no-bulge Quad leather wallet enjoys a very robust stitching and a color mix combining dark navy Chromexcel leather with natural English bridle leather pockets, which are sure to gain a unique patina over time.
History told us, the small details are those which make the big differences, hence you may fall in love with this holdall bag of Paul Smith’s latest accessory collection. This leather holdall exudes a captivating elegance made out of a sturdy construction with thick Italian black leather, a subtle silver Paul Smith signature at the bottom and two easy-to-grab top handles crafted from a dark brown leather completing a subtle contrast and a bag, which is sure to stand the test of time and decades of ever-changing fashion ideas.
This is not the average retro-inspired dSLR, Nikon’s latest nod to the past is a true classic revived with professional-grade innards, namely the Df. This stunner of a dSLR camera features a 16.2-megapixel full-frame format CMOS sensor in a comparable slender 1.56-pound body, which displays sheer camera classicism down to the minutest details like the mechanical dials and deep leather textures. Being a beauty on the outside, the Nikon Df is a wonder in the inside with providing an ISO range up to unbelievable 204.800, 39-point Auto-Focus in a Pentaprism 100% FoV viewfinder, 2.016-pixel 3D matrix metering system and 5.5 fps burst shooting.
Albeit the autumnal days are almost over, this pair of great boots work well in multiple urban settings and situations such as childishly dashing through a pile of dry leaves, which we all like to do from time to time. ACNE Studios offers you a thoroughly designed boot crafted of subtly brushed suede in a dark brown tone, zipped on the inside, tonal stitching and a modern rounded toe gives each pair of boots a modern appearance.
The prolific guys of Dutch Travelteq just released a new watch roll for those in the need of a greater selection when abroad. The watch roll is crafted with Travelteq’s signature vegetable tanned Florentine Vachetta leather in a one-by-one manner and features a supple Alcantara lining protecting and bedding your favorite timekeeper.
Finally, Google has taken the wraps off of the eagerly anticipated bigger Nexus mobile, the Nexus 5. The Nexus 5 most notably hardware facts comprise a sharp 1080p 5-inch edge-to-edge glass screen and a powerful 2.3GHz quad-core Snapdragon 800 backed by 2GB RAM. For the better shots on the go, Google’s Nexus 5 also features a front-facing 1.3-megapixel camera and 8-megapixel sensor rear camera sporting an optical image stabilization system and a HDR+ feature. For the mobility part the Nexus 5 comes with a 2,300 mAh battery and 4G/LTE, Bluetooth 4.0, dual-band 802.11ac WiFi and NFC.