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Bvlgari All Blacks Limited Edition

Bulgari celebrate their new partnership with New Zealand’s cherished rugby squad, the “All Blacks” with a specialty watch. The casing features a DLC-treated stainless steel and comes in at a substantial 56.5 mm in diameter. The face features traditional Maori imagery. The watch includes an AR-coated sapphire crystal with an etched window on the back featuring the All Blacks’ iconic logo. Movement is provided by a Swiss automatic Daniel Roth caliber DR1306 encompassing 34 jewels, 28,8000 vph and a power reserve of 45 hours.


Strelicious by Luciana Silvares

The in Germany based brazilian designer Luciana Silvares created the jewelry series Strelicious (
The bracelets are made from innovative materials and based on surprisingly simple construction methods, yet striking and design-oriented.
All Strelicious bracelets are laser cut in Germany and  later braided from 2D into 3D forms.
The first series of Strelicious products are two versions of bracelets in twelve different metallic  colors.
Strelicious products are soft, nice to wear and super light.

They are currently in available at the shops: Lieblingsstuecke in Frankfurt – Germany and HocDie Design in São Paulo- Brazil.

And also online at Etsy:

Radicada na Alemanha, a designer Luciana Silvares criou recentemente lindas as pulseiras chamadas de Strelicious (
Feitas de tecidos especiais que lembram metal escovado, as pulseiras são cortadas à laser e possuem impressão em relevo de fina textura sobre a superfície. Construída com métodos e montagem extremamente simples, porém intrigantes, as compõem bem com qualquer tipo de roupa.

Os braceletes objetos de desejo já estão sendo vendidos na Alemanha e aqui no Brasil podem ser encontrados com exclusividade na loja Hoc Die Design, em São Paulo. Quem preferir, pode comprar online, pelo endereço  <>

Hoc Die Design
R. Peixoto Gomide,1887 – Jardim Paulista – São Paulo – SP

Tel.: (11) 3088-6141


Billykirk Tool Bag for Perfecto Brand by Schott NYC

Unveiled at this week’s (Capsule) show in Paris was a collaboration between Schott’s Perfecto Brand and Billykirk. They’ve teamed up for an all-leather tool bag for Spring 2012. The bag’s hand made by brothers Chris and Kirk Bray with parts from California and Pennsylvania and features elements incorporated from the iconic Schott Perfecto and BillyKirk’s classic carryall. It’s made from brown and black American cowhide and is fitted with quilted nylon lining, heavy chrome zipper, exterior coin pocket and Schott Perfecto hardware. Other fine details include double drop handles, signature Billykirk luggage tag, metal hinge frame, two interior pockets and a detachable leather shoulder.

Ben Sherman Fall 2011 ‘Englishman in New York’ Campaign

The folks at Ben Sherman have cooked up this ad campaign for their Fall 2011 line. They worked with Dazed & Confused to find a few successful Englishmen who’ve crossed the pond and now call New York home. They were given the opportunity to pick items from the fall line and wear it in their own way and be shot in their own neighborhoods. Look for the six chaps to be profiled in the September 2011 issue ofDazed & Confused.

Ermenegildo Zegna Solar Power Jacket


Italian’s fashion company Ermenegildo Zegna is extending it’s Wearable Electronic collection after entering this market with the iJacket and the planned launch later this year with the Bluetooth iJacket under the Zegna Sport collection.

At the currently running men’s fashion show Pitti Uomo in Florence / Italy, Zegna showed the Solar JKT, an outdoor jacket with solar cells integrated into the collar.

Two solar modules, one on each side, convert the sun’s energy into electricity. The electricity is routed via conductive textile cables to a buffer battery, which can be used to charge a device directly or store the power until needed.

The solar modules measures 9 centimeters by 5.5 centimeters each and can generate up to 1 watt of power by full sunlight.

The battery measures 7 centimeters by 6 centimeters by 1.3 centimeter and weighs just around 100 grams. It requires four to eight hours to load. A fully loaded battery can charge a cell phone or iPod in less than four hours. A 5-volt connection is available for USB devices and a 6-volt connection for cell phones.

The integrated wearable electronics was developed by Germany’s Interactive Wearusing the solar technology from Solarc based in Germany as well.

Gucci Aquariva by Riva

Gucci and Riva, in collaboration with Officina Italiana Design, the design company which created the original Aquariva in 2000, are proud to unveil the exclusive made to order “Aquariva by Gucci”, a model customized by Gucci Creative Director Frida Giannini. This initiative will be one of the activities marking Gucci’s 90th anniversary year in 2011.

This unique collaboration between two of Italy’s most renowned design houses celebrates the era of La Dolce Vita, when a joie de vivre, glamour and elegance defined an attitude and a lifestyle.  In their respective sectors, Gucci and Riva have similar stories, each with a tradition of excellence in design and craftsmanship that has led to international notoriety.   

Electronic Tatoo by Phillips Design