If you haven’t noticed motorcycle jackets are all the craze right now. So I thought I might add some fuel to the fire with this Marc Jacobs calfskin Motorcycle Leather jacket ($2,824). Made from 100% black calf leather, this motorcycle jacket features epaulets on the shoulders and an asymmetrical silver toned zip and snap closure. So If you’ve been debating over which motorcycle jacket to add to your collection, I would firmly recommended a Marc Jacobs jacket of this kind as a solid choice.
For Spring 2010 3.1 Phillip Lim released their Donahue glasses (about $275), which are only available at their stores in Los Angeles and New York City. Made by hand in Japan, the Donahue features a unique frame design with a gold toned metal bar along the brow and gold outlining the lenses. The exclusive 3.1 Phillip Lim Donahue glasses are being offered in both sunglasses and eyeglasses styles in black and brown colors. (Source 1)
If you’re a women and a fan of the Maison Martin Margiela brand, then you’re probably going to love this Short Covered Wrinkled boot ($995). These crumpled boots from Martin Margiela’s Line 22 are fun and versatile. The scrunched design allows you to create different shapes with the excess material.
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The Chanel Quilted Denim Sneaker ($650) from the Spring/Summer collection is a must have for the ladies. The sneaker features quilted denim on the sides and a calf cap toe & heel. I can foresee much damage (and I mean damage in the good way) being done with this addition to your closet, especially since summer is right around the corner and these could be used as an upscale replacement for your Vans or Converse.
Here’s another unique sneaker design from Lanvin’s Spring/Summer 2010 shoe collection. Navy neoprene fabric is covered with brown cut-out leather panels and burgundy trim outlines the top. This sneaker (approx. $712) also includes brown laces, a white rubber sole and a navy leather pull-up tab. Lanvin remains a step ahead of their competition when it comes to interesting shoe design concepts and so it’s unsurprising that their footwear has gained more popularity over the years.
Exploring space is no walk in the park and the same can be said about having a dependable watch that can withstand the rough conditions found outside of our planet Earth. Taking on the challenge, Seiko successfully built their Spring Drive Spacewalk watch, which is the first timepiece specifically designed for outer space use. Tried and tested by private space adventurer Richard Garriott and a Russian cosmonaut, who actually took it on a 5 hour and 38 minute spacewalk, the watch is now receiving a commemorative limited edition release of 100 pieces. Seiko’s Spring Drive Spacewalk watch is available at select Seiko retail outlets and once the ($28,000) price tag is satisfied, you can be among the few who keeps time like a spacewalking astronaut.
The fruits of the Pharrell Williams and Moncler collaboration have finally been revealed for the world to see. With Pharrell’s recycled plastics company Bionic Yarn providing a majority of the fabric, Moncler and the famed producer created 5 pieces consisting of primarily vests jackets. Earthy camouflage print from Japanese artist Keita Sugiura illuminates each piece and premium leathers add further detailing. The Pharrell Williams x Moncler Jacket collection will be available for the Fall/Winter 2010 at select Moncler stores.