Monthly Archive: May 2011

May 31

Shoe Of The Week: Adidas Gazelle Yellow Suede Lowtop

The Adidas Gazelle 2 Yellow Suede Lowtop with blue stripes is the perfect sneaker to beat this New York heat. The yellow and blue combination is a perfect suit for some casual shorts and a cool t-shirt top. Don’t forget the sunglasses.

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May 31

Jan Leslie Devil & Angel Monkey Cuff Links

Wear your conscience on your sleeve with these Jan Leslie monkey cuff links. Angel and devil monkeys battle it out for control of your soul, in a uniquely creative design that could only have come from Jan Leslie. Both sterling silver links have moving enamel pieces that are painted by hand.

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May 30

Leica V-Lux 30 Camera

The new Leica V-Lux 30 camera features a 15.1 megapixel sensor and a 16x optical zoom lens. On the back-end is a 3” inch LCD touchscreen. Additionally it offers a vast range of focal lengths (24 to 384 mm) and GPS capability to store when and where every picture was taken. Online Photography Degree.org has …

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May 30

Jack Spade Embossed Anchor Wallet

Jack Spade introduces a very cool Anchor Wallet. Made of vegetable dyed dark brown cowhide, it is embossed with the classic sailor tattoo anchor throughout. The interior is lined with linen for the win. A very cool gift for any man who can appreciate a unique sense of style. $145.00

May 26

Derek Rose Striped Silk Robe

Striped 100% silk Derek Rose dressing gown in deep red, blue, green and yellow with slight ribbing, three front pockets, a shawl collar and removable belt. Pure old-school elegance, this richly colored dressing gown is befitting of the most luxurious downtime. Think Cary Grant or Hugh Hefner. $1060.00

May 26

Vita Di Lusso Bespoke

The experience of Vita Di Lusso Bespoke may be hard to summarize in words alone. You need to hear the sound of the heavy scissors sliding down the fabrics, the subtle whisper of the hands of skilled tailors sewing, basting and shaping each garment.

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May 25

Becker Estate Pinot Noir 2008 Wine Review

Type: White wine Color: Garnet Red Grapes: Pinot Noir Country: Germany (Pfalz Region) Friedrich Becker Estate Pinot Noir 2008 is a fruity and elegant Pinot that is grown the southern Pfalz region just north of Alsace, around the German-French border on limestone soil perfectly suited to Pinot.

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May 24

Shoe Of The Week: Gaziano & Girling “St. James II” Vintage Cherry Calfskin Shoe

  Gaziano & Girling “St. James II”. Sometimes these are known as G&G bespoke shoe “Adelaide”. This latest ready to wear and made to order design having a peak heel counter is absolutely elegant & stunning.

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May 24

First Inaugural U.S. Champagne Grand Tasting

Yesterday kicked off a week of Champagne festivities in the U.S., including two Grand Tastings in New York and San Francisco. This marks the first time tastings of this nature have been hosted in the United States by the Champagne appellation. Sommeliers, members of the wine industry and yours truly were invited to sample Champagnes …

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May 23

Mosieur Jean Yves Bow Ties

There is neck-wear and there are pieces of art. Consider Mosieur Jean Yves Bow Ties the latter.

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