With Paris Fashion Week starting June 25th, you guys know how dapper you’ll be looking in just a couple of days… World’s most reknown fashion photographers, designers and models will be sweating around in the warm streets of Paris and the crowded, hot runway alleys. But you won’t. You’ll be casually drinking your cold caramel something frapuccino and ride for free in an air conditionned Jaguar. This is thanks to Mr Porter.com and chauffeur company Uber, who have teamed up to create MR UBER, arguably the most stylish chauffeur service in Paris. Service includes the latest edition of the Mr Porter journal, a custom-made musical selection… and a 50€ coupon to use on the online store plus a gift bag! Pretty nice right?
How to ride with MR UBER? Download and open the Uber app, input the promo code MRUBER in the Promo tab, select the MR PORTER option on the bottom slider and order your #MRUBER in two clicks FOR FREE!! Service will be available from 10am to 8pm from 25 June – 29 June. Enjoy your free ride guys!
Two years ago, we introduced the Proenza Schouler PS11 Mini. But this patchwork version is worth another post: a perfect blend of ostrich, karung and ayers snake… How hip is that! Shop here, your girlfriend cannot but LOVE it!
“Restaurants and bars offer architects and interior designers the opportunity to design for both style and entertainment. Aesthetics and function must come together to create ambiance and conviviality in a way that not only makes a bold first impression, but also secures a loyal following of regular customers” (quoted from Taschen website). The Restaurant & Bar Design Awards—the world’s only awards dedicated to hospitality design—recognize the importance of this particular field, singling out the world’s most exceptional settings for eating and drinking.
Divided into five chapters (for each continent), this Taschen book features 100 highlights from the establishments put forward to the panel. Either you’re looking for new designs for your home, or basically want to know about the most designed restaurants of your city, this book is a must-have on your coffee table. Read More
With the Fortress, Döttling is introducing a new era of security. The Fortress is the safiest luxury safe in the world! Among its features, the Fortress includes eight watch winders. Using specially designed software, each watch winder is individually controlled. And guess what? Inside The Fortress there is also a humidor made of original Spanish cedar, with an electronic humidifying system. Last but not least, the upper section of the Fortress integrates another product from our manufactory : a Colosimo two-door safe. Price depending on the options you’re looking for (starting at 141,600€). Read More
“Hey sorry, do you have the time?” To which you’d respond: “nope, but my Panerai Radiomir 8 Days table clock does.”. And you’d sound like the total jerk… So what? At least you’d have a table clock! Read More
Iniala Beach House is basically one of the most exclusive beach house hotels you can visit in Phuket (Thailand). A-cero, Joaquin Torres Arquitectos, have recently designed the interiors of one of the villas and the main restaurant of the hotel. A-cero have designed absolutely everything, even the furniture! Check out the Iniala website for more information.
Who said camo prints are dead? Who said parkas are dead? I know summer is supposed to come soon now, I know Givenchy only makes over-hyped over-priced items. Still, I’d love to get a hold on this camouflage-printed parka jacket. For the casual rainy days you know. For when you want to say “fuck the rain I’ve got my Givenchy parka“… (shop) Read More
Another beauty to magnify women’s feet by Azzedine Alaïa. Check out more images after the break. Read More
Looking for for a fresh alternative to traditional gallery canvases, artist Marguerite Bartherotte turned to fashion. So instead of canvas or paper, she paints on t-shirts. You might think okay, nothing new under the sun except the prints are original creations by the artist and the shirt is used as a canvas, meaning it’s a real support for art before it’s considered a piece of clothing. Plus the model for the SS2014 lookbook is super cute. Look for the collection online and at selected retail stores! Read More
Taschen always finds a way to publish affordable, greatly curated art books. The most recent one to stand out is “1000 Tattoos, an exploration of tattoos past and present”. With enough pictures to feed your imagination and satisfy your curiosity, should you be into elaborate dragons ar minimalist abstract shapes… Bringing together the vast knowledge of art historian and Berlin gallerist Burkhard Riemschneider and ink superstar Henk Schiffmacher, 1000 Tattoos is a deep collection of wearable art from the 1920s circus ladies to modern bikers. It’s actually as fun to go through as getting a tattoo, but it’s less definitive… Read More