Tag Archives: Luxury Goods

Apple’s Jony Ive Designed A Diamond Ring That Is Entirely Made Of Diamond

When you hear people talked about diamond ring, it is always a tiny bit of diamond with the rest of the ring made of some precious metal. That’s the norm, but it does not apply to this particular diamond ring called The (RED) Diamond Ring. Designed by Apple’s design chief Jony Ive and renowned industrial designer Marc Newson, this bespoke ring was created exclusively for the (RED) Auction organized by Sotheby’s, slated to happen early next month. Continue reading Apple’s Jony Ive Designed A Diamond Ring That Is Entirely Made Of Diamond

This $79K Crocodile Leather Backpack Should Be In PUBG Mobile

Louis Vuitton has recently unveiled a new backpack made from rare crocodilian leather, and I think it should totally be in PUBG Mobile as a Level 3 backpack. BAPE has already collaborated with the video game and so why not LV? The question is, how much should PUBG Mobile gamers pay for this exotic backpack. While we do not know the answer to this hypothetical question, we do know that this reptilian skin backpack, officially called Backpack GM, commands a whopping $76,000 in real life. Yikes. That’s one hell of an expensive backpack. Continue reading This $79K Crocodile Leather Backpack Should Be In PUBG Mobile

Vertu Is Back With Two Luxury Smartphones Aimed At China Market

There seems to be a trend in the smartphone industry. We are not referring to the notch or edge-to-edge hype, though; we are talking about the trend of reviving once defunct brands. First it was Nokia by HMD, then Blackberry by TCL, and then now we hear Vertu is back in the luxury smartphone game. And it is not all talk and no action, mind you. The company has, to the surprise of many, launch a couple of new smartphones at an event in Beijing, China. Continue reading Vertu Is Back With Two Luxury Smartphones Aimed At China Market

Here’s A F1 V12 Engine Espresso Machine In Gold And Diamonds

If you haven’t heard of Super Veloce, it is a Germany company that makes aviation and motorsport inspired coffee machines. It is calling them “limited edition functional art.” Well, it is ‘art’ if only you appreciate turbines and fossil fuel engines spitting out hot Joe. Anyways, the company has a series of Formula 1 V12 engine-inspired espresso rigs which in itself is enough to draw our attention, but this one here called Espresso Veloce Royale Coffee Machine is different. Continue reading Here’s A F1 V12 Engine Espresso Machine In Gold And Diamonds

Bizarre Louis Vuitton Backpack Umbrella Hybrid Sold For $1,875

With the exception of Balenciaga, ‘bizarre’ is not synonymous with most fashion labels. However, there will come a time even the most mainstream design house will turn out some rather goofy product, such as this backpack umbrella hybrid from Louis Vuitton’s limited edition 1996 “Shopping in the Rain” collection. It apparently did not end up in someone’s attic. This treasure from 1996 resurfaced at Christie’s “What Goes Around Comes Around 25th Anniversary Auction” in September and it was snapped up by an unknown bidder for $1,875. Continue reading Bizarre Louis Vuitton Backpack Umbrella Hybrid Sold For $1,875

Brikk Unveiled A Range Of Super Luxe iPhone XS and XS Max

Remember the Carbon edition iPhone Xs and Xs Plus from Brikk we saw days ahead of Apple’s announcement? Well, the purveyor of opulent gadget, Brikk, now a whole range of luxe up 2018 iPhones for Scrooge McDuckians to choose from and also, we have their respective pricing too. Well, not that richie rich would be bother by the pricing anyways. Anywho, Brikk is also offering the 2018 iPhones, namely iPhone Xs and iPhone Xs Max, in ‘regular gold’ (24K yellow or 18K rose) and 950 platinum with Brikk’s signature repeating heptagon pattern, along with a super cool ceramic white edition that also features the signature heptagon pattern. Continue reading Brikk Unveiled A Range Of Super Luxe iPhone XS and XS Max

Here’s Louis Vuitton Space-inspired Monogram Galaxy Collection

Here’s another space-related news. Well, Louis Vuitton is not going into space, or at least not yet, but the Parisian fashion house has will get wealthy space-adoring, LV fans going ga-ga with the Louis Vuitton Monogram Galaxy Collection. It is basically the LV monogram you are familiar with, but the space serves as the backdrop. The collection comprises of four new bag styles, along with two LV classic travel classics, Keepall and the Horizon. Continue reading Here’s Louis Vuitton Space-inspired Monogram Galaxy Collection

Jada Dubai’s Passion Diamond Shoes Is The World’s Most Expensive At $17M

Would you drop, say, thousands, for a pair of heels? Probably not, but hey, the mindset of the richie rich is beyond an apartment-dwelling, commoner like me. Folks who swim in vault of cash probably has no qualm about splurging tens of thousands on a pair of high heels, but $17 million? Well, that is, without doubt, reserved for the richest of the rich. The elite rich of the elite rich. And oh, $17 million, btw, is how much this pair of ladies’ kicks commands. Continue reading Jada Dubai’s Passion Diamond Shoes Is The World’s Most Expensive At $17M

24K Gold Nikon Z7 Louis Vuitton Edition Should Not Be A Joke

Oh, so you think Leica isn’t expensive enough? How about a “$7 million” Nikon DSLR, like this example here called Nikon Z7 Louis Vuitton edition? This luxe pro-shooter has everything any luxe enthusiast photographer would have dreamed of, including soft albino buckskin adorned with Parisian fashion house’s signature monogram and a fair amount of 24K matte gold on it. It really is a dream device that had an amateur, non-DSLR using person like me swooning over it. Continue reading 24K Gold Nikon Z7 Louis Vuitton Edition Should Not Be A Joke

Brikk Show Off New Luxe 2018 iPhone Ahead Of The Official Launch

You already knew there are going to have a few iPhone X coming along. Now, have a look at the the luxe up versions even before the real-deal are announced at the September 12 event. Yes, already! Not surprisingly, Brikk is the one way ahead of the game once again. The maestro of luxe makeover for gadgets has get ahead of Apple, showing a couple of gorgeous luxury versions of the upcoming iPhone XS and iPhone XS Plus. Continue reading Brikk Show Off New Luxe 2018 iPhone Ahead Of The Official Launch