Leica x Paul Smith Leica D-Lux 5 limited edition camera cases

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Paul Smith for Leica Limited Edition Case | £200.00 | www.leica-storemayfair.co.uk

Leica has teamed up with renowned fashion designer Paul Smith, to launch two limited edition cases specifically for Leica D-Lux 5 digital camera. two flavors will be offered: a smooth chocolate brown calf leather with the signature Paul Smith vintage multi-stripe on its sides and a light grey, crocodile skin style embossed leather with luxurious purple lining. each flavor will have a limited production run of just 150 pieces. Continue reading Leica x Paul Smith Leica D-Lux 5 limited edition camera cases

Sony introduces new HD series S-Frame Digital Photo Frames

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(credit: Sony) Sony HD series S-Frame Digital Photo Frame | from US$119.99 | www.sonystyle.com

Sony has just announced a new addition to its digital photo frame line up. dubbed the HD series S-Frame Digital Photo Frame, this photo frame now not only slides through your favorite digital photographs but also does 1080p full HD playback on its LED backlit high resolution display. it features an advanced image processor that scales and display content up to 192-megapixels, thus enabling the frame to accept footage taken with the most advance digital cameras or HD camcorders. three display sizes will be available, starting from 7-inch, running up to 10-inch model. Continue reading Sony introduces new HD series S-Frame Digital Photo Frames

hobo full grain leather iPhone 4 case – luxurious, chic case

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(image credit: hobo) hobo full grain leather iPhone 4 case | ¥9,240.00 | thathobo.com

every fashion brand out there are busy announcing their 2011 Fall/Winter Collection and hobo is without exception. among its announcement, one particular item caught my eyes and that’s the hobo full grain leather iPhone 4 case. made in Japan (we welcome that) from oiled cow leather and plastic, this luxurious and minimalist iPhone 4 case comes a variety of colors, including beige, black, choco, olive and light brown. expect to fork out ¥9,240 (about US$120) for one when it the stores, though no word on when exactly will that be. check out a couple of images of this luxuriously chic case after the break. Continue reading hobo full grain leather iPhone 4 case – luxurious, chic case

Sony announced three new Walkman MP3 players

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Sony is quick to churn out my Walkman MP3 players and this time, not one but three models are being announced. lining up the list is the Walkman NWZ-E460, the Walkman NWZ-S760 and the premium Walkman NWZ-A860. sporting a sleek new design, these Walkman aims to deliver “premium sound, a sophisticated design and enhanced features to satisfy any music lover.” common features among the three are Media Go software, a drag and drop software for transfer of music, videos, playlists and even photos to the player from iTunes for Windows, Windows Media Player or Windows Explorer. no mention about compatibility with Mac machine, though. Continue reading Sony announced three new Walkman MP3 players

Goldgenie Swarovski crystals encrusted wireless mouse

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(image credit: Goldgenie) Goldgenie Swarovski Crystal Wireless Mouse | £511.00 | www.goldgenie.com

if everything you use needs to be blinged, then you shouldn’t miss this computer mouse as spruced up by Goldgenie. more so, if have a penchant for beautiful cars. touted to be Goldgenie’s top selling product, i can easily see why is that so. it is a wireless mouse in the guise of a gorgeous sports car and it also completely engulfed by Swarovski crystals – save for the mouse scroll wheel and wheels. though it is said to be the “ultimate office accessory”, i won’t leave this shiny baby alone for a single moment on my office desk. apart from its obvious bling, these computer mice feature the world’s smallest USB receiver that measures just 19-mm. functioning via the now-standard 2.4 GHz wireless, it also features a ultra wide rubber scroll wheel, detailed chrome wheels with rubber tires, and a functional boot with generous space that not only stores the batteries but also the receiver when not in use. it’s from Goldgenie and it’s encrusted in Swarovski crystals, so a price tag of £511 (about US$835) shouldn’t surprise you. a few closer look at this blinged up mice after the break. Continue reading Goldgenie Swarovski crystals encrusted wireless mouse

MUJI Hard Carry Travel Suitcase – the beauty of minimalism

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(image credit: MUJI) MUJI Hard Carry Travel Suitcase 56L | US$197.50 | www.muji.us

MUJI, the Japanese lifestyle brand name for all things minimalistic cool, has lends its minimalist touch on luggages (or suitcase, if you prefer) too. latest to join their ever cool line of lifestyle products is the MUJI Hard Carry Travel Suitcase that has pretty much everything any style-centric traveller will want: 360-degree turning wheels for ease of mobility, adjustable handle bar to suit any stature, durable and lightweight polycarbonate construction and of course, sleek, minimalist design. it has 56-liter worth of space, which means it is not a carry-on suitcase but you will have a peace of mind knowing that TSA lock is included as a standard, hence your precious style bag won’t be plied opened indiscriminately for inspection. available in black, gray and khaki, the MUJI Hard Carry Travel Suitcase 56L carries a pretty affordable price tag of $197.50. Continue reading MUJI Hard Carry Travel Suitcase – the beauty of minimalism

Diesel x adidas Originals 2011 Fall/Winter Collection

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what happens when adidas is fueled with Diesel? well, what you get is a collection of funky yet functional sports sneakers that, at some point, kind of reminds me of Escape from New York and Pink Floyd. don’t ask me why, just check out the images after the break and judge for yourself. by the way, in case you still don’t know, Diesel is not an actual fuel but a uber-chic fashion brand. the collaboration between the sports shoes giant and the uber-chic fashion firm for the 2011 Fall/Winter Collection offers selection of high quality leathers, suedes and it even covers classics like the Stan Smith, ZX 700 and the Forum Mid. these awesome collaboration sneakers are available now via adidas Originals stockist. Continue reading Diesel x adidas Originals 2011 Fall/Winter Collection

ikelite – now even expensive camera can also go underwater

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(image credit: ikelite) ikelite underwater system | US$1,400.00 | www.ikelite.com

on contrary to the image above, ikelite is not a camera but it is a camera casing (or enclosure) that enables you to bring your expensive digital camera down into the blue for up to 200-feet (60-meters). the heavy duty polycarbonate case is shaped to the camera and keeps water out using ikelite’s Quad-Ring seal glands. like an actual professional underwater camera, the housing offers a pair of handles located on either side of the housing with easy access to zoom control and recording button. apart from the aforementioned control, ikelite also allows access to every aspect of the camera function with the exception of the diopter adjustment dial. Continue reading ikelite – now even expensive camera can also go underwater

Bang & Olufsen out ‘affordable’ BeoSound 5 Encore

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(image: B&O) Bang & Olufsen BeoSound 5 Encore | €285.00 | www.bang-olufsen.com

Bang & Olufsen, otherwise known as B&O announced its newest music system, dubbed the BeoSound 5 Encore, a network media center of sort that lets you listen from a choice of 13,000 Internet radio stations or spin your favorite tunes from a plethora of sources ranging from USB flash drive, NAS server, a computer or from your smartphone. unlike its older brother, the BeoSound 5, it does away with built-in hard drive and instead, relies on the aforementioned medium for your music sources. Continue reading Bang & Olufsen out ‘affordable’ BeoSound 5 Encore

Maison Martin Margiela 11 Phone Case cost over $400

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(image credit: Maison Martin Margiela) Maison Martin Margiela 11 Phone Case Black | €285.00 | www.maisonmartinmargiela.com

this phone case from Maison Martin Margiela recently announced Fall/Winter 2011 collection caught my eyes. hand made in Italy case, it features a leather exterior and grey shearling for the interior. it consist of two parts that closes up together to protect your phone or whatever items you fancy. you can even use it to stash your bills, it’s entirely up to you, really. it is not designed specifically for any phone but it is said to be “most suitable for iPhone shape”, thus any phone that’s of similar size to an iPhone should fit pretty well in it. however, as you would have expected from any designer’s product, it’s price never fails to amaze us commoners as it cost a pricey €285 (about US$410) and is available via Por Vocacao. a few more look of this gorgeous case after the break. Continue reading Maison Martin Margiela 11 Phone Case cost over $400

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