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FACETTE WATCH by BULBUL

FACETTE – it is the second design in the BULBUL collection. round and refined, FACETTE is a nod in the direction of an iconic watch shape while incorporating distinct design details. the markers float almost un-noticeably on the underside of the sapphire crystal and the Italian leather strap connects exactly in the middle of the case, creating an […]

VMAN by DAN FORBES

IN THE BEGINING the 31 st issue of VMAN magazine is photographed by DAN FORBES, featuring gorgeous sandals with matching snakes as props. all styled by JULIAN ANTETOMASO ……… job well done indeed, the snakes are real, aren’t they? ……… ENJOY!!! stay tuned & connect with us:  twitter / facebook , appreciated !!!

EDWARD WILDING by FRANCESCO SCONTRINI

  british model EDWARD WILDING is photographed by FRANCESCO SCONTRINI for the 6th issue of ODDA magazine …………. ENJOY!!!   all styled by ALBA MELENDO. stay tuned & connect with us:  twitter / facebook , appreciated !!!

SEAN O’PRY + NICOLE KIDMAN for JIMMY CHOO pre-fall 2014

model SEAN O’PRY is the new face for JIMMY CHOO pre-fall 2014 campaign …… what do you think? at least i know that’s him, unlike the outrageous photo-shopped NICOLE KIDMAN as below: stay tuned & connect with us:  twitter / facebook , appreciated !!!

Raf Simons X Stan Smith

Originally posted on Design & Culture by Ed:
As we all know, Raf Simons is the master of collaboration- take the AW14 collab with Ruby Sterling or Eastpack backpacks. And this time, it’s all about the extremely cool Stan Smith sneakers by Adidas- Raf Simons revisted them with a colourful blast- a wide stripe goes…

must-have-sunglasses by LINDA FARROW 2014

  summer is coming soon, darlings. a pair of good quality + fashionable shade is hard to come by. as always, i trust big & well-established optical manufacturer like LINDA FARROW and single-mounted-lens is a must-have-item this 2014. her recent collaboration with 3.1 PHILLIP LIM are totally awesome and fabulous!!!  AND the “single lens d-frame sunglasses” in […]

TOM FORD launches E-COMMERCE finally

  i remember so well that TOM FORD doesn’t like SOCIAL MEDIA very much when he first started his OWN label. i was his die-hard GUCCI’s fan……. way back in the late 90’s  :-)!!! i was working in visual merchandising industry & looking after GUCCI …… i don’t even remember how many months of my […]

must-have-backpack this s/s 2014 by VALENTINO

CAMOUFLAGE-PRINT backpack iLove this  camouflage-print leather & nylon backpack when i first saw it in green tone, now iLik it even more!!! it definitely one of the most highlighted backpack of 2014 with VALENTINO‘s signature pyramid stud detailing.   spotted!!! the lowest price on internet is £945.83 at MR.PORTER stay tuned & connect with us:  twitter / facebook , appreciated […]

must-have-handbag “EDGE” this spring 2014 by CELINE

    EDGE handbag   what can i say??? it’s simple, elegant & sophisticated!!! it comes in many color combos and finishings that i couldn’t find them on their site. check it out yourself and see which color you think it’s the best :-)   stay tuned & connect with us:  twitter / facebook , appreciated !!!

CELINE S/S 2014 campaign by JUERGEN TELLER – details

models DARIA WERBOWY, JULIA NOBIS & LEONA BINX WALTON are photographed by german fine-art artist / fashion photographer JUERGEN TELLER  & design by PHOEBE PHILO for CELINE S/S 2014 campaign ……. i totally like the idea of this campaign, fine art meets fashion photography. multi-colored composition on blank canvas with movement and yet all products showed […]

HAYinstyle hot picks – ALEXANDER MCQUEEN

SKULL LACE PRINT COLLECTION   some people never get tired of SKULL related stuff ……. i have no idea WHY  :-)  but when it comes to luxury goods. ALEXANDER MCQUEEN would be utterly one of the pioneers to make such a wonderful artistic collection that iLOVE.         if you like what you […]

iLove this brand: DRESS WATCH by UNIFORM WARES

YES, iLike its simplicity, modern design with details and would like to share with you guys. this is a british company that designs and produces timepieces based around a philosophy firmly rooted in contemporary british design & engineering. each timepiece is a carefully balanced exercise exploring the relationships between engineering, aesthetics, function, material choice & […]

another fabulous AESOP store in KYOTO

AESOP store in KYOTO  by SIMPLICITY everyone knows AESOP is my favourite skincare brand, not only their products are awesome and iLove their unique shop design as well. each shop has their own theme and collaborate with local design firm to stand out their individuality in different city around the world.   this one in […]

HAYinstyle hot picks – SKATESNEAKERS

STREET CHIC         stay tuned & connect with us:  twitter / facebook , appreciated !!!

“BEEP” makes all your speakers WIRELESS

SYNCHRONIZED MUSIC in every room BEEP is a new simple device that connects to your speakers, receivers and docks through WIFI network (not bluetooth). it comes in COPPER and GUN METAL. it looks like an art object to me that would looks pretty on any home decor.     suggested retail price is USD 149 each […]

HAYinstyle hot picks – RAF SIMONS + ADIDAS S/S 2014 sneakers

FUTURISTIC SNEAKERS   yes, these fabulous sneakers are innovative, fashionable, design oriented , yet practical enough to hit the gym …… all by my favourite designer RAF SIMONS for adidas …….. 2014 would be the hardest year for me because i only allow myself to buy max. of 4 sneakers a year :-( …….. i […]

HAYinstyle hot picks – BALENCIAGA S/S 2014 sneakers

SPORT CHIC i have been its fans for a while ( haven’t buy anything under MR.WANG’s direction yet). their sneakers collection are one of the most unusual materials used, yet creative + looking fabulous but still NOT OVERPRICED in the market. these latest one are my favourite, what do you think? all available at BALENCIAGA stay […]

SONIA RYKIEL S/S 2014 campaign by CRAIG MCDEAN

ALL ARTISTIC PEOPLE TOGETHER for 1 CAMPAIGN ……. BRAVO model+singer+song writer KAREN ELSON is photographed by CRAIG MCDEAN for SONIA RYKIEL S/S 2014 campaign ……. the fantastic graphics are by M/M (Paris) …….. ENJOY !!! stay tuned & connect with us:  twitter / facebook , appreciated !!!

HAYinstyle hot picks – DIOR S/S 2014 pumps

CUTTING EDGE PUMPS   these fabulous pumps with organic lines are definitely the most highlighted pumps of the year, not only embodies all the modernity of DIOR that inspired by the world of RAF SIMONS, they are elegantly combine futuristic techniques with an innovative structures. which one do you think most?       all […]

HAYinstyle hot picks – KRIS VAN ASSCHE S/S 2014 sneakers

MULTI-LACE SNEAKERS         all available at KRIS VAN ASSCHE stay tuned & connect with us:  twitter / facebook , appreciated !!!

KRIS VAN ASSCHE S/S 2014 campaign by ALESSIO BOLZONI

FABRIC SAYS IT ALL fresh models ADRIEN SAHORES & JANIS ANCES are photographed by ALESSIO BOLZONI for KRIS VAN ASSCHE S/S 2014 campaign ……. spring is coming …….. ENJOY !!!       all styled by MAURICIO NARDI stay tuned & connect with us:  twitter / facebook , appreciated !!!

SHIBUYA by CHRISTOPHE PILLET for KARTELL

SHIBUYA vase/container french architect/designer CHRISTOPHE PILLET joins the KARTELL designer chorus and his 1st salone with kartell, he signs these elegant line of vases & table centres named SHIBUYA. aren’t they gorgeous?   if you like what you see, pls stay tuned & connect with us:  twitter / facebook , appreciated !!!

colorful wooden ruler by HAY, denmark

WOODEN RULER the design of this ruler is based on a combination of decoration & functionality. it comes in 6 different designs & 3 shapes by HAY denmark. aren’t they lovely? if you like what you see, pls stay tuned & connect with us:  twitter / facebook , appreciated !!!

PARADISET collection re-introduced by GUBI, denmark

THE PARADISET COLLECTION, 1956 it was originally designed by swedish female modernist designer KERSTIN HORLIN-HOLMQUIST in 1956. GUBI have recently acquired the rights to re-introduce us this timeless & iconic collection in IMM cologne, at MAISON & OBJECT PARIS. all designs are unique in their appearance – light, clean lines & gracious with an air […]

LANVIN’s womenwear S/S 2014 campaign by STEVEN MEISEL

  METALLIC SPRING & SUMMER models are photographed by STEVEN MEISEL for LANVIN’s womenwear S/S 2014 campaign ……. classic-parisian-chic…….. ENJOY !!! stay tuned & connect with us:  twitter / facebook , appreciated !!!

VALENTINO S/S 2014 campaign by CRAIG MCDEAN

model AUGUSTE ABELIUNAITE, ESTHER HEESCH, MALAIKA FIRTH, INE NEEFS & MAARTJE VERHOEF are photographed by well-known photographer CRAIG MCDEAN for VALENTINO S/S 2014 campaign …….. goddess on rocks awaiting summer to arrive …… ENJOY !!! stay tuned & connect with us:  twitter / facebook , appreciated !!!

CALVIN KLEIN COLLECTION S/S 2014 menswear campaign

model CLARK BOCKELMAN is the latest face for CALVIN KLEIN COLLECTION S/S 2014 menswear campaign …….. clean & sleek looks under ITALO ZUCCHELI‘s design direction …… ENJOY !!!   stay tuned & connect with us:  twitter / facebook , appreciated !!!

TOM FORD S/S 2014 menswear campaign

model CONRAD BROMFIELD & CARLOS PETERS are photographed by designer himself for TOM FORD S/S 2014 menswear campaign …….. glamorous as usual …… ENJOY !!! stay tuned & connect with us:  twitter / facebook , appreciated !!!

ESTHER HEESCH for TOM FORD S/S 2014 campaign

model ESTHER HEESCH for TOM FORD S/S 2014 campaign …….. seductive, glamorous, yet elegantly presented …… ENJOY !!!         stay tuned & connect with us:  twitter / facebook , appreciated !!!

DIOR HOMME S/S 2014 campaign by KARL LAGERFELD

models VICTOR NORLANDER & EDWARD WILDING are photographed by KARL LAGERFELD for DIOR HOMME S/S 2014 campaign ………….. ENJOY !!! stay tuned & connect with us:  twitter / facebook , appreciated !!!

MILEY CYRUS for MARC JACOB S/S 2014 campaign by DAVID SIM

singer/actress MILEY CYRUS + models NATALIE WESTLING & ESMERALDA SEAY REYNOLDS are photographed by DAVID SIMS for MARC JACOB S/S 2014 campaign ………….. ENJOY !!! stay tuned & connect with us:  twitter / facebook , appreciated !!!

REVERSO by LEONARDO DAINELLI for FIAM

REVERSO mirror when it comes to mirror, italian brand FIAM would be my first choice. their products are probably the best in the world. this gorgeous minimal mirror is designed by LEONARDO DAINELLI and in 6mm welded glass BLACK96 glass central element. the most brilliant idea of the this mirror is the angle of the […]

LANVIN’s menwear S/S 2014 campaign by STEVEN MEISEL

models are photographed by STEVEN MEISEL for LANVIN’s menswear S/S 2014 campaign ……. classic-parisian-chic…….. ENJOY !!! stay tuned & connect with us:  twitter / facebook , appreciated !!!

CELINE S/S 2014 campaign by JUERGEN TELLER

model JULIA NOBIS is photographed by german fine-art artist / fashion photographer JUERGEN TELLER for CELINE S/S 2014 campaign ……. i totally like the idea of this campaign, fine art meets fashion photography. multi-colored composition on blank canvas with movement and yet all products showed in ONE pix. it’s so unforgettable and brilliantly done!!!!  iLove it […]

360 degrés by ROBERTO PAOLI for LIGNE ROSET

 360 degrés coffee table versatile coffee table with a rotational extra surface that can be positioned on 3 sides is designed by italian architect/product designer ROBERTO PAOLI for french contemporary furniture brand LIGNE ROSET. it’s modern, stylish, yet sleek enough to match with any home decor. thanks to the designer by tapering the edges underneath……. gorgeous profiles !!! […]

ROBERTO CAVALLI resort 2014 CAMPAIGN by DAVID SIMS

norwegian model ISELIN STEIRO is photographed by DAVID SIMS for ROBERTO CAVALLI resort 2014 campaign ……….. effortlessly chic pose + animal prints all over again ……. ENJOY!!! if you like what you see, pls stay tuned & connect with us:  twitter / facebook , appreciated !!!

ECLECTIC by TOM DIXON

ECLECTIC WATCH by TOM DIXON it’s the first timepiece by UK product designer TOM DIXON ( famous in industrial-design-look that combined different raw metals both in lighting & furnitures ). it’s chic, fashionable and “feeling solid” to me, also affordable too (around £230).   “ i’m trying to produce something with an expressive neutrality,”  “ i […]

KILLER women’s sneaker S/S 2014 by LANVIN

well well well, holidays & parties are over and it’s time to look for quality things to indulge yourself this year again !!! this gorgeous luxurious metallic running sneaker (of cos light running, sweeties) are made of top grade CALFSKIN & GOATSKIN with LANVIN‘s signature ribbon shoe laces. it totally chic enough to go with […]

BUTCH table by KONSTANTIC GRCIC

BUTCH – THE WILD BUNCH collection by MAGIS i’ve been a fan of the (edgy but practical, yet innovative ) german industrial designer KONSTANTIN GRCIC‘s works for long and his latest BUTCH  table are one of favourite multi-tasks (work/dining )tables. top in HPL (high-pressed-laminate) which makes sure scratch-free and durability. frame in natural solid beech wood […]

wall-mounted ceramic clock manufacturered by MOUSTACHE PARIS

GUICHET by INGA SEMPE ” classic at first glance, INGA SEMPA‘s GUICHET clock is interesting because of slight differences that can only be noticed by paying attention. the clock appears round and then you’ll discover its oval, seems to be grey but is blue. opened or close, you can see the time running out trough its […]

must-have-flat-sandal this S/S 2014 by VALENTINO

it’s boxing day, if you didn’t receive the present that you wanted/preferred this year…… :-( it’s time to figure out something else and buy for yourself then. :-) these detailed flat sandal are by VALENTINO, they are gorgeous, chic, detail-oriented, yet sophisticated enough to go with skinny jeans, harem pants or even skirts in all […]

a table lamp makes by inmates in norway

BAKE ME A CAKE this charming and playful table lamp made out of oak wood and smoked tinted glass. simply lift up the glass to change the bulb. the lamp portrays a dim light. it will be manufactured by the inmates in a norwegian prison close to Bergen, through a unique collaboration between the designers, […]

FOGLIE by VALSECCHI 1918

FOGLIE they interpret the shapes of nature as the inexhaustible origins of signs, to grasp their geometries free of all rigidness and to pander to the perfection that is born out of imperfection. they are made of ash wood with lacquered highlights by VALSECCHI 1918 in italy. they are trays, in three dimensions, obtained from […]

must-have-handbag this spring 2014 by CELINE

another chic, well-designed and art-form-like handbag from CELINE this spring. ” ALL SOFT” handbag is made of calfskin, i can’t wait to tell you it felt so so so soft but the “folded-paper-bag ” shape are still remain. artistically unusual and well-chosen color combination that make this handbag totally stand out this 2014. watch it!!!! […]

brasilia rucksack by NEIL BARRETT

asymmetric leather patchwork rucksack i always like NEIL BARRETT‘s stuff, clean & sleek, minimal aesthetics with luxurious fabrics. this leather backpack really caught my eyes this season, ordinary shape with asymmetric patchwork to bring out the whole understated personality…….. nothing loud but focus on details + subtle elegant redefined, well done!!!   stay tuned & […]

finest premium olive oil brands – FIVE OLIVE OIL

probably the best packaging of olive oil in the world seriously, how is it possible to have this simple yet gorgeous packaging for a daily consumer’s product like this ??? i was stunned when i first saw this bottle & packaging, it’s totally high-end + minimal aesthetic at the same time. it is designed by […]

iLove this watch: PEDDLE by BULBUL

love it + love it + love’em all, who said it has to be square? round? oval? i’m so can’t wait till this late november. PEBBLE is the first watch from danish watch brand BULBUL. The watch, almost two years in the making, is the result of a collaboration with the idea-based danish design studio KiBiSi. the design takes […]

VALENTINO – sneaker + slip-on + derby

i was totally crazy about this trainer when i first saw the launch of “camouflage trainer” in green fabric that showed at style.com last year. and i was 110% sure that i will buy it once they hit the store this spring. earlier this march, i got call from shop and said they are finally arrived […]

jil sander – ultrasense

welcome back to the million dollar fragrance market, JIL SANDER. ULTRASENSE eau de toilette is elegant and fresh aromatic-spicy. with its sleek design and masculine look, there is no doubt it would become very popular in the men’s fragrance market. and i definitely would buy it just because of its bottle :-) the face of […]