YVES SAINT LAURENT's original designs are currently adorning tins of finest Caviar House & Prunier caviar. Saint Laurent began sketching works inspired the concept of love around 1970 before adopting them as his personal greeting cards, and now one previously unreleased design will be used yearly on the exclusive tins - making them a collector's item in every sense. Prices start from £295 for 125g and the nautical-themed, limited edition design for 2008 will be available until February from the Caviar House & Prunier in Harrods, London SW1, or via www.caviarhouse-prunier.com.
Harvey Nichols Wine Shops has exclusively launched a limited edition Viktor & Rolf, Piper-Heidsieck champagne bottle. This full sized upside down bottle of Piper-Heidsieck Rosé Sauvage champagne, at £50 for 75cl, is a show stopping addition to any drinks party.
Viktor and Rolf have redefined classical style and have reinterpreted the iconic object of champagne on behalf of Piper-Heidsieck bringing an upside down twist to their Rosé Sauvage champagne bottle to create a really striking and sophisticated objet d'art.
Piper-Heidsieck Rosé Sauvage by Viktor & Rolf is available from Wine Shops in Knightsbridge, Dublin, Manchester, Edinburgh, Birmingham and Leeds.
Anheuser-Busch is launching its own superpremium organic vodka brand, Purus. Purus -- made from Italian wheat grown in the Piedmont region is the second spirits brand developed by Anheuser-Busch's product development arm, Long Tail Libations, to hit the market. Price $35
Ecosse's ES1 Superbike has a frameless chassis with unique suspension design at both ends of the bike. The front and rear suspension use torsion springs fitted on the swingarm pivots and F1 spec dampers mounted directly between swingarm and engine. 10 customers gain full-factory support and involvement for a limited time period. This support will include personal protective equipment, paddock equipment, spare parts, scheduled inspection/rebuild program, training with champion road racers. Price $3.6 million for this bike that can go 250 mph max
An exceptional special edition of Rajasthan is available on assoulineusa.com. Each book is wrapped in raw silk, and comes wrapped in a one of a kind vintage Rjasthani shawl, all colored differently, making each edition completely unique.
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Christian Louboutin, 43, has upped his luxury profile even higher by quietly opening a made-to-measure salon on a courtyard across the street from his rue Jean-Jacques Rousseau headquarters.
“I was scared,” Louboutin tells W Magazine. “At first I thought, What if I don’t have any clients?”
In the past six months, 70 of Louboutin’s most faithful regulars—Sofia Coppola, Zoe Cassavetes, Arielle Dombasle, Liliane Bettencourt and Nobel laureate Toni Morrison among them—have tried the new service. “This is a world of standardization,” he says. “So when a woman comes to me with a wish, it’s exciting to be able to realize it. To fulfill a woman’s precise desire—that is the ultimate luxury.”
Princess Marie Chantal of Greece had her children in mind when she designed these diamond pendants that resemble playful girl and boy stick figures. They're designed to be worn in multiples—the Princess wears one for each of her four children.
Perfect for an evening out or to make a bold statement any time of day, this Fendi embroidered baguette will garner you some envious attention.
Color: Black / Silver / Pink / Camel
Woven bouclé with 'St. Tejus Kid' metallic trim and polished silvertone hardware
'Ricami' embroidery with patent leather and beaded lurex detailing
Front flap with magnetic snap-close logo buckle
Adjustable 21'' double buckle shoulder strap with 5½'' drop
Satin lining with zip pocket
Pet Set is a line of fine stationery that showcases dogs and their haute lifestyle.
The Pet Set Stationery Collection features hand-illustrated items such as breed-specific correspondence notes, greetings, invitations announcements, thank you cards and more.
Retail pricing ranges from $10.00 to $24.00, and can be purchased at The Pet Set web site.