Category Archives: FASHION

Motorola MOTOACTV – fitness tracker + smart music player

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(image: Motorola) Motorola MOTOACTV | from US$249.00 | www.motorola.com

these days, wearable music player is to fitness exercise, like flash light is to darkness. it is even better if the wearable gadget also keep tracks of your fitness performance stats. that’s what the Motorola MOTOACTV is about. the MOTOACTV is both a fitness tracker and a smart music player. it tracks your ongoing fitness performance stats that include your pace, calories burned, and thanks to its built-in GPS, it will let you in on the distance that you have covered and the map of route covered. the MOTOACTV features a 1.6-inch full color touchscreen display that is resistant to sweat, rain and a scratch-resistant Corning Gorilla Glass completes the package. Continue reading Motorola MOTOACTV – fitness tracker + smart music player

Astro Boy 60th Anniversary CASIO G-Shock Watch

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(photos: MYCOM JP) Astro Boy 60th Anniversary CASIO G-Shock Watch | ¥5,750.00 | g-shock.jp

another special edition DW-5600 G-Shock watch is coming your way. this time round, Astro Boy aka Tetsuwan Atom takes the center stage, to mark its 60th Anniversary this year. yes, the adolescent robot with emotions is of a grand old age of 60 years. unbelievable. anyway, at the first glance, this limited edition DW-5600 may looks like just another regular G-Shock (blame it on the black) but on the contrary, it has a few tricks up its wrist. the watch features Astro Boy’s silhouette in red on its EL backlight, a 60th anniversary logo engraved on its case back, and comes in a special packaging that features Astro Boy comic artworks. limited to just 1,000 pieces, this commemorative watch will be available in late November from Charamono web store for ¥5,750 a pop (about US$76). a few more look after the break. Continue reading Astro Boy 60th Anniversary CASIO G-Shock Watch

CASIO G-Shock x Parra DW-5600PR Digital Watch

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(photos: CASIO) CASIO G-Shock x Parra DW-5600PR Digital Watch | £100.00 | www.g-shock.co.uk

love G-Shock but loathe the mundane black look? then look out for this eye-catching CASIO G-Shock x Parra DW-5600PR Digital Watch coming your way this November. born out of a collaboration between G-Shock and Dutch artist Parra, this watch comes in four contrasting pastel colors that is typical of Parra’s work and features a subtle Parra signature on the watch face, indicating that this is not your regular DW-5600. while the rest of the watch retains the original features of the DW-5600 that includes shock resistance, 200M water resistance, auto LED light with afterglow, 48 City World Time, 1/100th stopwatch with speed indicator, and four daily alarms. the CASIO G-Shock x Parra DW-5600PR Digital Watch is slated to hit the stores in mid-November with a price tag of £100 a pop or US$161, based on the current going rate. though no word on its availability outside of Europe. Continue reading CASIO G-Shock x Parra DW-5600PR Digital Watch

Hublot Liberty Bang celebrates U.S. Liberty Medal Award

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(photos: Hublot) Hublot Liberty Bang Limited Edition | US$na | www.hublot.com

we all treasure freedom and there’s nothing like making your statement on your wrist or a reminder of what you have been fighting for – if you have big bucks to spare. Swiss luxury time piece maker, Hublot has launched a special time piece, dubbed the Liberty Bang, to mark its partnership with The Constitution Center and the Liberty Medal as the ‘Official Timekeeper’ for 2011 and 2012. in this year’s Liberty Medal Award ceremony, in addition to the medal, the honoree also received an individually numbered Hublot Liberty Bang limited edition watch in recognition for their dedications in securing liberty for the people around the world. beside is exclusivity, the other obvious highlight is the eye-catching black sapphire dial that features text and citations from the American Constitution and colors of the American flag. Continue reading Hublot Liberty Bang celebrates U.S. Liberty Medal Award

halloween costume idea: Han Solo in Carbonite Costume

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one of the most memorable scene in the original Star Wars movies is perhaps the Han Solo in Carbonite scene, and that alone should give any Star Wars fans (rebels supporter, in particular) a reason to dress up like one for your halloween parties. forget about those cheesy Star Wars costumes the stores try to peddle to you. if you really want to proclaim yourself as one huge Star Wars geek this halloween, then DIY yourself one Han Solo in Carbonite costume. really. don’t know how to make one? well, no worries cos’ that’s where Instructables member bserinese’s instructions comes in. all you need is a geek-will to get your hands dirty, and i am sure you will be one walking Han Solo in Carbonite in no time. i think this is the best boxy halloween costume since Spongebob. Continue reading halloween costume idea: Han Solo in Carbonite Costume

Urwerk UR-100 ZrN Torpedo luxury time piece

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(image: Urwerk) Urwerk UR-100 ZrN Torpedo Watch | US$tba | www.urwerk.com

combining the art of watch making and luxury is nothing new but creating one that look this futuristic is not you see every day in the luxury watch market. the Urwerk UR-100 ZrN Torpedo Watch you see here is not just about look and fine watch making but it also uses a high-tech, high performance Zirconium Nitride, a ceramic machine tool coating used for industrial parts and aerospace components. it is this Zirconium Nitride coating that gives the titanium bezel a distinctive pale gold hue that earned it the nickname “Champagne Supernova”. this material not only give it a nice, luxurious look but it is totally functional as it offers superb scratch, wear and corrosion resistance while measuring just a few microns thick. Continue reading Urwerk UR-100 ZrN Torpedo luxury time piece

Tokidoki x Barbie Doll apparels, totes and skateboard

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(photos: Tokidoki) Tokidoki x Barbie Doll Collection | from US$33.00 | www.tokidoki.it

Tokidoki’s last collaboration with Marvel is a little more guy-biased but these designer folks are not about to leave the girls out in the cold. it has announced a new collection that is sure to appeal that little girl hiding in your heart. well… assuming you are a gal, that is. the collection is none other than Barbie Doll – a doll that has no doubt captured the imagination of countless little girls since the late 1950s. the Tokidoki x Barbie Doll Collection includes the mandatory Barbie Doll action figure, a skateboard, a couple of tote bags, and the usual tee-shirts and hoodies. the Barbie Doll here deserves some special mention. this doll features a trendy pink hairdo, the familiar Tokidoki tattoos, dressed in a sassy outfit, and carrying a Tokidoki hand bag. Continue reading Tokidoki x Barbie Doll apparels, totes and skateboard

Oakley Shaun White Signature Series Sunglasses

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(photos: Oakley) Oakley Shaun White Signature Series Sunglasses | from US$120.00 | www.oakley.com

Oakley has teamed up with American pro snowboarder and skateboarder, Shaun White to create a series of sunglasses known as Oakley Shaun White Signature Series Sunglasses. a total of seven pairs of sunglasses are in the collection that includes Polarized Eyepatch 2, Dispatch, Polarized Plaintiff, Polarized Holbrook, Holbrook (black and white), and Frogskins. with the exception of the Frogskins, these sunglasses are available with Oakley prescription lenses (check with your local authorized retailers for details). Continue reading Oakley Shaun White Signature Series Sunglasses

incredible AT-AT Halloween costume for dog, Bones Mello

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what you see here is perhaps the most awesome Halloween costume for a dog. the owner of this Italian Greyhound, named Bones Mello, Katie M. created this one of the kind AT-AT costume for her lovely dog and as you can see from the photos, it is one heck of a costume for a dog which leaves us little to talk narrate about but to invite you to take a look at a few more images of this, again, awesome creation. hmm, is Bones thrilled? i can’t really tell. oh, Bones even has its own Facebook page. believe it. Continue reading incredible AT-AT Halloween costume for dog, Bones Mello

Hublot F1TM King Power Suzuka pays homage to Japan F1

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(photos: Hublot) Hublot F1TM King Power Suzuka | US$tba | www.hublot.com

folks with the love for luxury time piece and Formula One motorsports will be delighted that Hublot, the luxury time piece maker, has announced a very special edition Hublot watch, dubbed the F1TM King Power Suzuka. named after the much celebrated race track, Suzuka, which is also the very same track that is being used for the Japan leg of the Formula One Championship Race. aesthetically, the time piece bears several design that points towards this prestigious sporting event. inspired by the Japanese flag, the watch is presented in gorgeous white with red accents and staying true to its namesake, the watch uses several high-tech materials as used in a Formula One race such as the ceramic bezel with a circular-grained satin finished adorned with multiple holes that represent the high-performance brake disc, and a strap made from a combination of black rubber and Nomex, a synthetic fiber used to make the suits for F1 drivers. Continue reading Hublot F1TM King Power Suzuka pays homage to Japan F1