For Spring-Summer 2008, Balenciaga offers this genius Structured dress. The Black structured dress features a High neck, Short cap sleeves and Pockets on either side of the hips. The hemline falls above the knee. A zip fastening runs down the back of the dress.
Lalique's Sushi Set is made of fine grain black wood with crystal in the sides and is designed in the traditional Japanese stye, sybarites.org reports. The set comes with matching chop sticks with a crystal in the top and a unique black crystal soy sauce bowl.
Memo - the home and fragrance collection created in Paris by Clara Molloy was inspired by her travels and her Spanish origins, the scents and products are based on the exotic, vibrant and warm.
'Les Echappees' is a range of four fragrances for women, Lalibela, Siwa, Sundance and Inlé. They are all based on three key values; spontaneous partying, thirst for travelling and an ability for dreaming, that come together to delight and stir the imagination.
The home collection includes scented candles, room sprays and bath products.
Jason Pomeranc’s new hotel, the Thompson LES, is set to open in April. As Jason Pomeranc sees it, after you check into your $3,500 per night room, you can head to the pool to admire the 36-foot pool with a giant photographic mural of Andy Warhol , W Magazine reports. “It will be an extraordinary visual point on the Lower East Side,” Pomeranc says. “Many of the young, brave artists of today [in the neighborhood] are disciples of a generation that was created by Andy.”
Geneva Sound System's Model M is a complete, multi-function stereo system in a single wood cabinet. It's a tabletop size that is nonetheless capable of room-filling sound. There are four speakers, independently powered by a 100 watt digital amplifier, with sound accuracy unmatched by any product of its size. The sealed, wooden chambers feature ported bass for rich, powerful lows.
Model M features:
- iPod Universal Dock compatible with iPod®models with dock connectors (including, iPod video, iPod nano, iPod photo and iPod mini)
- built-in slot-loading CD (that also plays CD-ROM and MP3) and
- FM radio with digital tuner with presets
The Kensington Pram is a classically styled, hand-built carriage, that has the added benefit of folding away conveniently for transportation and storage.
The Kensington is a practical classic with a detachable body and wheels, and fully folding chassis, defined by a sweeping curve. Its handpainted steel body, highly polished chrome chassis and unique suspension design work in much the same way that the Balmoral does, giving the ride a beautiful gliding sensation, without compromising on safety. $3k
Austrian designer and jeweler Peter Aloisson has launched a customized iPhone, called Princess Plus, Princess Plus features diamonds in the square princess cut, and an 18K white gold lining around the edge of the phone. Price 120,000 euros.
Diamantini & Domeniconi, have launched Oro and Memoria golden clocks set for display at Salone del Mobile in Milan in April.
“MEMORIA” table clock by Diamantini & Domeniconi
design Pascal Tarabay 2008
A metal laser cut and bent table clock. A modern interpretation of the 19th century French clocks. The design is particular thanks to the clock
support being its own shadow. A perfect mix which combines tradition and innovation both in its materials, production technique and the contemporary romantic atmosphere it creates.
The satin stainless steel gold finish makes this clock even more refined and precious.
Sizes l. 29 x d. 29 x h. 35 cm
“ORO” wall clock by Diamantini & Domeniconi
design Pascal Tarabay and Raffaele Darra 2008
Oro is a wall clock with simple and essential lines, unique thanks to the serigraphy which covers the surface realized in 24-carat gold
Sizes: Ø 38 cm