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The Revival of François Borgel 1887 Genève

Here is my review of the Grand Combin Auto by François Borgel. I have been wearing this watch for 3 months now. I wanted something that would be extremely versatile. François Borgel are widely known in the watch community for offering well built watches for their price, and the Grand Combin Automatic is certainly no exception. François Borgel, a historic Swiss Maison released the revival collection – 130th Anniversary Signature Collection consisting of 13 styles in 67 variations and its exciting to see their new range. Follow the link to pre-order.

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Anatomy Of A Bag: Fendi’s “Dotcom Click”

Fendi’s “Dotcom Click”, a new big small bag has everything great in it. Kudos for the ethnic-inspired versions.

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Two bags in one is THE concept of  Fendi’s “Dotcom”. Created for the cruise collection 2016 by Silvia Venturini Fendi , artistic director of leather goods collections, men and children of the house Fendi, it was designed in a fun and functional spirit. Modern and sophisticated at once, it takes its name from the small apparent point at the front of the bag. READ MORE

PRADA Presents MOD Eyewear

“MODS, It was a lifestyle, A state of mind.”

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MOD is the contracted form of “Modernism”, a cultural phenomenon that is widespread among young English in the late ’50s and early’ 60s. It was a real movement that captivated a generation, using a military symbol as a sign of their religion. READ MORE

Taking FLIGHT

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Under the design direction of Chopard’s co-president Caroline Scheufele, the Geneva workshop artfully assembled a bestiary crafted with extraordinary skill by master goldsmiths and jewellers using a veritable cavalcade of gems. READ MORE

30’s Revisited with Sara Battaglia

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Sara Battaglia’s new sophisticated capsule collection combines the heritage of the Ferragamo house and modernity of New Age Silhouettes.

The Capsule takes us down memory lane to 30’s, remember those classic suede multicoloured Rainbow Wedges famously created by Ferragamo for Judy Garland in 1938, just before her most applauded role in Wizard of Oz (1939). READ MORE

L’amour à Paris

Chaumet gave remarkable precedence to matrimony in its new artistic short video, filmed and photographed by Matthew Brookes.

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The video proves witness of two Parisian lovers engrossed in love, centre to the video are the enduring symbols of love, Tiaras,…Engagement Ring…Wedding Bands…. and other alliance specific jewelleries.   READ MORE

ANATOMY OF A BAG

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Originally designed for the men’s line by Bottega Veneta creative director Tomas Maier, this women’s version of the ‘Monaco’ has recently been introduced, bridging the two worlds of the luxury brand. READ MORE

#TiffanyBlueBook

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Cunard Building, an Italian monument in the heart of Lower Manhattan, New York; this neo-Renaissance inspired building that once housed infamous Cunard Line was chosen to unveil Tiffany’s new magnificent collection, “Blue Book 2016”, inspired by the theme “The Art of Transformation”, by design director Francesca Amfitheatrof.    READ MORE

Shades of Jungle

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Vivid colour snakes, buzzing dragonflies and blooming flowers.  Jungle glasses from Fendi’s latest Spring/Summer 2016 collection takes inspiration from exuberant tribal colours of woods and wild. The large frames, both in a chic and appealing square version and cat-eye, are modern and transparent with a camouflage decoration. READ MORE

‘Bejewelled’ by Bulgari

 

Bulgari  recently launched the limited edition python bags focusing on an intriguing mix of time, tradition and textures interpreted in multiple innovative effects. The bags are decorated in a rich and sumptuous floral design, a cascade of flowers in rich tones inspired from Bulgari’s 1968 High Jewellery collection. READ MORE

Apple Watch Hermès

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The Apple Watch—it could have gone the way of the universally panned Google Glass—the smart watch was initially dismissed by some critics as ugly and worse still, boring. Now we are sitting up and paying attention because Apple has come together with master leather craftsmen at Hermès and the result is glorious.

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