The Perfect Pencil by Faber-Castell

Posted in: Pens and Writing Instruments- Aug 25, 2010 No Comments

There’s nothing quite like the smell of a graphite pencil. For some, it conjures joyful memories of grade school, while for others, long days spent in the drafting room. One thing’s for sure, whether you’re drafting, drawing, sketching, or writing, the Faber-Castell’s Perfect Pencil is nothing like the yellow #2 pencils many of us are […]

Juice in Style with the Bugatti Vita Juicer

Posted in: Uncategorized- Aug 24, 2010 No Comments

Sold exclusively at Harrods, the Bugatti Vita Juicer designed by Habits is the company’s latest release in high-end, high-style appliances.  The Bugatti Vita Juicer is as functional as it is beautiful.  Within the walls of this sleek silhouetted juicing machine, lies a powerful motor capable of juicing the most difficult of fruits.  Equipped with two […]

Get Fit with the Nautilus Mobia Treadmill

Posted in: Well Being- Aug 23, 2010 No Comments

It’s nice to see a treadmill that doesn’t look like a giant industrial spaceship. The Nautilus Mobia Treadmill is sleek and refined. In fact, it looks as if it was designed by Apple! The Nautilus Mobia Treadmill is a reinvention of the treadmill. Part treadmill and stair climber with a low impact workout of an […]

Ten Luxurious (and Expensive) Handbags

Posted in: Bags and Purses, Fashion, Fine Retailers- Aug 21, 2010 No Comments

Inspired by yesterday’s post about Gucci’s Limited Edition Sukey Tote Bag, I thought it would be fun to put together a list of some of the most expensive designer handbags. Typically, the more exotic the material, the more expensive the designer handbag will be, especially if only few bags are made. First up on the […]

The Beginner’s Guide to the Famous Savile Row Bespoke Tailors

Posted in: Clothing for Men- Aug 20, 2010 No Comments

Savile Row is a street in London that is home to the flagship stores of many of the highest rated, most respected, oldest, and most luxurious bespoke tailors, made-to-wear tailors and ready-to-wear tailors in all of England. These world famous Savile Row tailors include firms such as Turnbull & Asser, Anderson & Sheppard, Ede and […]

Mangelson’s Images of Nature – Fine Photography for Your Home and Office

Posted in: Art, Photography- Aug 20, 2010 No Comments

Mangelson – Images of Nature Gallery in Omaha, NE Acclaimed nature photographer, Thomas D. Mangelson has truly captured nature’s beauty on film.  Mangelson began selling limited edition prints of birds in flight in the early 70s, and opened his first gallery in 1978, in Jackson, Wyoming.  Since then, he has broadened his photograph subjects and […]

2010 Limited Edition Gucci Sukey Tote Bag

Posted in: Bags and Purses, Fashion- Aug 20, 2010 No Comments

I don’t know any girl who wouldn’t want a limited edition Gucci bag. Now through February 28, 2011, Gucci will donate 25% of the 2010 Limited Edition Sukey bag’s retail price to UNICEF’s “Schools for Africa” program.  With a retail price of $1,320.00, Gucci’s 25% donation amounts to an impressive $330 per Limited Edition Gucci […]

Gieves & Hawkes Bespoke Tailors at No. 1 Savile Row

Posted in: Clothing for Men- Aug 20, 2010 No Comments

Bespoke suit maker Gieves & Hawkes has the most famous address in the custom suit world: No. 1 Savile Row, which was originally constructed in 1732 as the townhouse of the Fairfax family.  The company has been located in the 6,500+ square foot shop for more than a century, although its roots go back much […]