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Monday, April 23rd, 2012

6:30 pm

Bottega Veneta INITIALS Monogram Collection

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Luxury house, Bottega Veneta launched their INITIALS program during Salone del Mobile in Milan last week. The new INITIALS program allows for fans of the Bottega Venata brand to customize their own “initials’ onto Bottega Veneta’s handcrafted intrecciato nappa leather…

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Tuesday, March 20th, 2012

Friday, January 20th, 2012

6:00 pm

Quoddy – Seasonless – Build Your Own

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I’ve been thinking about “factories” like Maine’s Quoddy for a while. For those not aware, Quoddy is located in Lewiston, Maine, a town pretty much in the middle of nowhere. As in literally in the middle of no-where. Imagine one…

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Thursday, August 27th, 2009

2:23 pm

Russell Moccasin Co. “Exotic Shoes”

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The “exotic shoes” collection from Russell Moccasin Co. is perfect for nights out with ultra-liberal family members. “Kick it up a notch” (their words, not ours) with a Oneida Camp Moccasin crafted from Hippo. Elephant and ostrich are also popular…

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Monday, August 17th, 2009

Monday, July 13th, 2009

Tuesday, February 10th, 2009

9:09 pm

Guardian | Make Your Own Paul Smith Shirt

Selectism - Guardian | Make Your Own Paul Smith Shirt

Designer, Paul Smith, speaks with Guardian about making a vintage shirt into a modern look – and he even gives you a downloadable PDF pattern of the collar! “Paul Smith says: Making a shirt is complicated. It takes a specialised factory months…

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Wednesday, August 13th, 2008

4:00 pm

Aston Martin One-77 Custom Automobile

Aston Martin One-77 Custom Automobile

Coming later this year is the Aston Martin One-77 automobile. As Luxist describes it “the new One-77 model … will feature a hand-built 7.0-liter V12 engine, an aluminum and carbon fiber chassis, a top speed of 200+ mph, and a…

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Wednesday, January 9th, 2008

1:44 pm

PRPS Sea Blue Flannel

PRPS Sea Blue Flannel

We have seen more flannels this Fall/Winter season than in the past 10 years all together. They came of course in the form of shirts, sneakers, bags, accessories, jackets, you name it. Without wanting to bore you, we still do…

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