Here’s a little bling the next time you’re soaking in the lap of luxury – custom made sunglasses from the house of Cartier, Paris. Adorned with an exquisite array of 188 collet diamonds, this pair of Cartier sunglasses is bang on trend with its retro style black frames and is sheer glamour.
From the house of Lamborghini comes for the first time, a range of fashion bags made exclusively by carbon fiber material. The bags will come in various styles – Travel, Messenger, and Envelope – with each completed in hand-stitched leather with palladium-finish galvanized brass accessories, hand-mounted studs, and cotton lining. The colors of the bags are then highlighted by the diagonal graphite reflections, turn reflected by carbon fiber.
Lust after these! Nothing like an oversized bag – one with a place for everything and everything in its place! We have four practical choices for you, each offering spacious volume and plenty of travel convenience. Among those are: an olive green leather woven bag by Bottega Veneta together with a brown leather woven bag by D&G (first picture), a Wine red leather woven trolley suitcase by Bottega Veneta and the trolley TUMI orange ink blue rucksack bag by Hermes (second picture), a Ferragamo black hard briefcase black box with Logodark button box A4 folder from Louis Vuitton (third picture) and a Black twill bag Bally brown leather briefcase Dunhill Pouch black smooth leather briefcase by Versace Givenchy. The bags are ideal for business travel with its fly board chassis, light weight, space, and a sense of quality to withstand scrutiny specifications. There are specific slots for documents, notes and cell phones, each offering appropriate placement and protection, allowing you to look and be efficient!
Fashionistas can now flip their Ray Ban’s for a new look with every outfit. Ideal for our rich travelers, the Flip Out is Ray-Ban’s latest in blending style with innovation. The Flip Out is available for the Caravan and Aviator models and each box comes with a kit of three easily interchangeable lenses.
When traveling, often enough it’s our camera that captures the quintessence of our experiences. It’s a must-have for every traveler and now to add a designer-touch to your expensive gadget, Leica and fashion designer Paul Smith have teamed up to offer two exclusive, limited edition leather cases for the Leica D-Lux 5 digital camera. Only 300 of these stylish cases were made – 150, in smooth chocolate brown calf leather with the famous Paul Smith vintage multi-stripe on the sides, and the remaining 150, in light grey, croc-style embossed leather with a luxurious purple lining. The cases are hand-crafted in England and embossed with Paul Smith for Leica on the back and feature an elegant matching shoulder strap. Continue reading →
Not everyone understands and appreciates a good ol’ analog timepiece these days. But for those who do, Paul Smith, the originator of the quirky color stripe pattern comes a classic travel alarm clock. Playfully colored numerals and a blue alarm hand, a stainless steel case with a folding clasp and a black genuine leather pouch completes this perfect travel-ready accessory. Priced at £175 ($287), the travel clock also has a “The world is your oyster” engraved on its back.
From the house of Gucci comes their new limited edition bag collection for summer 2011. These bright, cheerful and trendy bags will be exclusively sold in the flagship stores in Capri, Cannes, Marbella and Monte Carlo, with a different color for each boutique. Sea green for Capri, lavender for Cannes, orange for Marbella and bright red for Monte Carlo — did that just hselp you choose your holiday destination?
In mood for some nostalgia, then be prepared to break the bank for Louis Vuitton’s vintage wardrobe trunk. Fish out $29,850 for this 1920’s trunk and its all yours. Measuring all of 25 7/8 in width, 24” depth and 2 3/8” in height, this trunk must have been a traveler’s delight in its time. Bearing the very famous “LV” logo, this sophisticated trunk is fixed with six leather covered drawers for valuables. It is also fitted with 14 wooden hangers for fine and delicate garments. The trunk’s velvet-lined lid and fabric screen ensures wrinkle-free protection. Not only is the rare trunk in excellent condition, it still bears the original label with the manufacturer’s name and serial number. For this we have to give high marks to the luxury luggage manufacturer Louis Vuitton. Who else can boast of such durability?
If you’ve got a safari lined up for summer, don’t miss British designer Alice Temperley new exclusive his ‘n’ hers Safari Traveler collection. Filled with all the specially selected lotions and potions from Elemis Spa and skincare products, it’s the ideal summer essentials kit. And there is a greater cause since these limited edition bags have been specially created to help raise money and awareness for Mothers4Children, an organization supporting children’s charities around the world. Named the Safari Traveler, the stylish kit contains Elemis beauty products for both face and body, including travel-size versions of their bestselling Pro-Collagen Marine Cream. Designed by Alice Temperley exclusively for Elemis, the bag features bold animal prints, studded faux leather and double-sided golden zippers. A matching men’s bag comes in charcoal and black and features moisturizer, shave gel and the brand’s popular Energizing Skin Scrub. Continue reading →
The next time you’re flying out of Rome Fiumicino, dont miss Ducati’s new apparel store, its pilot store in Italy. The store opens in partnership between the motorcycle maker and airport retailer Meridian Duty Free. Ducati is looking to extend its stores to more European and non-European airports, giving travelers around the world an opportunity to pick up branded merchandise on their journey. The outlet at Fiumicino sells the Ducati apparel collection, toys, books and other memorabilia, alongside additional items by brand partners such as sunglasses brand Oakley and fashion name Puma. A similar store is already open at Italy’s Bologna airport and two further European locations are planned to open by the end of this year. There are plans to further open six stores outside Europe in 2012, while they choose from the 30 busiest airports worldwide.