Italian manufacturer SIM2, whose striking high-performance home theater projectors are known worldwide for their pristine video, has added a new, aggressively priced model to its popular DOMINO series. SIM2 DOMINO D60 DLP front projection system delivers stunning 1080p full-HD imaging at the highly competitive $5000 US price point, where with SIM2's reputation for superb performance and unequaled style it will stand as a unique solution for discerning yet budget-conscious home theater enthusiasts.


Okeanos Aquascaping (www.okeanosgroup.com ), a custom aquarium and pond company has announced custom, luxury vacations for clients.

Okeanos, offers five-star experiential vacations where customers can travel with Okeanos’ staff around the world to see exotic fish, coral and other livestock in its natural habitats. You will have the opportunity to pick out the fish, coral and livestock , and Okeanos will replicate the environment in your location of choice. Click Here to read more...


Vertu Ascent Ti Knurled and Checked models

Vertu has launched the Ascent Ti Knurled and Checked models. The Knurled Ascent Ti features knurled side panels and metallic grey leather. The Checked Ascent Ti features helix shaped checked detailing on the side panels and deep purple leather.

The Vision SJ50

"The Vision SJ50," is a new deluxe miniature Jet by Cirrus Design. The Cirrus Vision merges a high performance single-engine class and very light jet type. Power-driven by a Williams International FJ33-4A-19 engine, the plane can take wing at about 300 knots at an utmost commissioning altitude of 25,000 feet.

Clarins Fix' Make-Up Fixing Mist

French house Clarins has a new product designed to keep make-up long-lasting. Fix' Make-Up Fixing Mist is described as an invisible perfecting and refreshing spray which leaves an invisible and ultra-resistant veil on the wearer's skin that fixes colors, prevents make-up from running, ensures a matte complexion and protects against dehydration.

Rick Owens Chiffon sleeve coat

A thoroughly modern piece in a luxe milk tone, this coat is a signature Rick Owens style. The Milk faille coat with chiffon batwing sleeves has concealed asymmetric fastenings, high neck and pockets. 70% cotton, 20% silk, 10% new wool.

Tiffany Swing

One Tiffany diamond leads to another. Three-row ring of round brilliant diamonds in platinum. Tiffany Swing

Beach House at Manafaru Maldives

The Beach House at Manafaru Maldives recreates the style and charm of traditional Maldivian hospitality, while seamlessly blending Asian traditions of simplicity and elegance to its overall appeal. The resort offers a level of serenity unsurpassed in the Maldives. Sleek, contemporary and sexy, The Beach House offers unparalleled luxury to the discerning few. Each villa and suite offers a private pool, complete privacy and a personal butler to pre-empt and exceed your expectations. World-class cuisine from all corners of the world combined with countless on- and off-shore recreational facilities round up the truly supreme character of the The Beach House at Manafaru Maldives.

AOC 2230Fm

AOC has launched HD3 Display technology with their 2230Fm; a multi-functional high definition platform that provides powerful performance and the ultimate in digital flexibility. The 2230Fm is a true HD monitor, HD TV, digital picture frame and Multi-media player all rolled into a light, sleek 22" frame. HD3 defines a new category in high definition displays with its built-in media player, allowing you, , to view movies without the use of an external DVD player or PC.

Mercedes SL65 AMG Black Series

Mercedes have announced the SL65 AMG Black Series based on the 2009 SL Series. The SL65 AMG Black Series features a carbon fiber hood ,trunk and solid carbon fiber roof with a roll bar. It uses a six liter V12 engine which features dual turbochargers which gives it a total horsepower of six hundred and sixty one and a top speed of three hundred and twenty kilometers an hour.

Azzedine Alaia Gladiator Sandals

Azzedine Alaia's Black gladiator 6 band sandal is a great look for the summer months. Buckle fastening straps run up the front of the foot and around the ankle. White stitching detail. Flat sole.


Isle of Dogs

Now, at long last, there is a line of products designed to meet the health and beauty needs of your pets.

Isle of Dogs’ COATURE, is the first-ever prescriptive canine skin and hair product line, designed to meet the unique needs of each and every dog.

Isle of Dogs COATURE is a holistic professional-grade system of pH-balanced shampoos, conditioners, sprays and nutritional coat care supplements that combine the best of science and nature to perfectly match what each dog needs to maintain a smooth, shiny and healthy coat from the inside out. All of the products are housed in soft-touch bottles that provide a unique sensory experience and, most importantly, are easy to grip as you bathe your dog.

WHAT IT COSTS: $18 to $51
WHERE TO FIND IT: Isle of Dogs is available by calling 888-687-4872 or logging onto www.iodogs.com. In addition, Isle of Dogs is the official dog grooming line of W Hotels’ Pet Program (an Evening Primrose Oil Grooming Spray is placed in each doggie bed during turndown services) and is sold at all five W The Stores. Isle of Dogs products are also included in Premier Pet Travel Packs given to all dogs flying Midwest Airlines’ Premier Pet Program.

Diamond Encrusted Nokia 8800 Sapphire Arte

Swiss luxury designer and jeweler Knalihs Athem has recently created a diamond encrusted Nokia 8800 Sapphire Arte. This exclusive limited edition phone is encrusted with more that 1000 finest quality brilliant cut diamonds that weigh 6.75 carats in total. Only 20 such handsets will be created worldwide. Each handset is accompanied by appropriate and official diamond grading report from a gemological lab.

In addition, the handset can also be personalized with name, initials, lucky number, logo and almost about anything of your choice.

The Diamond encrusted Nokia 8800 Sapphire Arte by Knalihs Athem has a starting price of US $20,000.

For more information kindly visit our website www.athem.ch.


ReQuest Gets Sirius!

ReQuest, has unveiled two important features for its renowned iQ Music System.

This whole-house music system, which plays music in up to 32 different
rooms, consists of four key elements: The hard disk-based iQ Intelligent
Media Server, the 16-channel iQ Intelligent Multiroom Amplifier, a 15”
tabletop, and 3.5” in-wall touchscreens.

Now available this month for all iQ Systems is Sirius satellite-radio
compatibility and all-new on-screen HDTV GUI (graphic user interface), which
provides full-screen graphics that allow users to navigate various control
functions on any HD television.

STRUT Partners with Becker Automotive Design to Create A Custom Cadillac Escalade ESV

Custom Automotive designer, STRUT, has partnered with Becker Automotive Design to create a custom Cadillac Escalade ESV.

The exterior of the vehicle features a custom-crafted, and meticulously tooled jewelry collection from STRUT created from the finest stainless steel available that will withstand all weather conditions.

Meanwhile, integrated inside the Escalade ESV is an impressive Apple iPod® ready audio-video system featuring satellite HDTV, DVD, and digital surround sound!


Oscar de la Renta Saffron floral dress

Oscar de la Renta's Saffron floral dress is perfect for a modern, yet intriguing Park Avenue look. The Multicolored floral print silk twill dress with contrast floral belt has a pleated skirt, a high neck, a full skirt with weighted hem and a zip fastening on back.

MayFair Hotel Suite for a Year

London's MayFair Hotel is "selling" one of its Signature Suites for an entire year. For $585,000, you'll have full access to the suite for 365 days, compared with the nightly rate of $5,200. (This is a 60% discount.) The one-bedroom suite includes a Harrison & Gil hand-carved headboard in the bedroom and an Italian marble bathroom with a limestone egg bath. The sitting room features Chinese antiques, a full-size Cattelan dining table to seat 10 and a remote-controlled fireplace, Forbes reports

For more information, visit www.themayfairsuites.com.


SYMBOLS OF JUDAISM is a beautiful and moving visual record of the ancient traditions that form the cornerstones of Jewish existence. Full-page images of precious religious artefacts such as the Holy Ark and the Sabbath candlesticks, but also holy sites including synagogues and the Mount of Olives, accompany a thought-provoking text by Rabbi Marc-Alain Ouaknin. He provides answers to many fundamental questions about the traditions of Judaism, discussing not only their origins and application today, but also religious holidays and feasts according to the Jewish calendar.

Roberto Cavalli Stamped leather shoulder bag

This oversized exotic crocodile effect Roberto Cavalli shoulder bag will add a shot of luxe to your working day. Black stamped leather hobo bag with gold hardware and an adjustable shoulder strap. Roberto Cavalli bag has patent detailing, a flap closure across top with magnetic fastening, ruched sides and leopard print lining.

Self Service

Self Service offers experimental visual, artistic and photographic venues for creative talents and young fashion designers to explore their varied projects - thus enabling the heterogeneous readers to find common ground in the magazine's documentation of current ideas, opinions and trends.

Absolut vodka one-litre pack

Maxxium Global Travel Retail is to launch a new seasonal gift pack for Absolut vodka.
The one-litre pack is made from shiny red spangles, complete with a zipper in the back. On opening the pack, the zipper slides apart, revealing the bottle. The pack is made from 3,238 shiny red sequins, while the label states: "In an Absolut world every night is a masquerade." The shiny red packaging was developed with design agency Family Business.

Dolfin Chocolate

Dolfin has brought the art of blending - its permanent leitmotiv - to chocolate making; the ingredients are directly mixed into the chocolate mass. Adding exotic spices, subtle flavors or fruity zests to top quality Belgian chocolate provides countless temptations for the taste buds. To convince all the gourmets of its philosophy, Dolfin also revisits the great classics. The idea is to be daring, but remembering to recognize the charm of recipes that have stayed the test of time.


VBH Alligator compact clutch

Sparkle with this exotic VBH compact clutch - the ultimate opulent accessory. The African violet alligator suede rectangle compact clutch with a contrast ornate trim has a sparkling lining and a plaque on the inside. $3,600


Brunopasso PD-1

Tadahito Ishibashi has designed the Brunopasso PD-1 for Japanese retailer deviceSTYLE. The espresso machine features gearshift-like the handle crafted in beech wood. Available for SEK 4,995 ( $850).

Clinique unveils new travel retail exclusive sets

Clinique has launched two new sets to its travel retail exclusive portfolio. New within make-up is Compact Colour, a sleek, portable set that contains a perfect combination of make-up for cheeks, eyes and lips, to create a complete wearable look on-the-go. New within skincare is Daily Moisture, a limited-edition trio set of Clinique’s best-selling Dramatically Different Moisturizing Lotion.

David Yurman eau de parfum

David Yurman will launch his first fragrance, David Yurman Eau de Parfum, in August. The scent for women was developed by perfumer Harry Fremont, and features notes of mandarin, fresh green petals, cassis, peony, water lily, natural rose otto, patchouli, exotic woods and soft musk.

David Yurman’s fragrance will be available for $120 for a 1.7 oz bottle of eau de parfum spray or $165 for the 2.5 oz bottle.

Lalique Encre Noire fragrance

Encre Noire, is a fragrance for men from Lalique. Fresh and woody vetiver and cypress mix with enticing cashmere wood and musk, leaving an unforgettable impression. The modern design, inspired by a decorative inkwell created in 1913 by René Lalique, combines black glass and dark Wengé wood for an effect that is mysterious and masculine.

2009 BMW 7 Series

BMW's 2009 7 Series completely redesigned as the fifth generation 7 Series is set to launch this fall. The 2009 7 Series will be available in several models ranging from a three liter engine to a five liter engine with an electronically limited top speed of two hundred and fifty kilometers an hour. The interior features an updated iDrive entertainment and navigation system.

Tod’s Alligator Briefcase

For Fall 2008, Tod's has launched this refined and timeless soft briefcase in opulent black alligator.

The Knot

Designer Tomas Maier has released a number of special edition clutches to celebrate Bottega Veneta's anniversary. “The Knot,” a small box clutch that has been carried Penelope Cruz and Mary-Kate Olsen.

Versace Madonna Small Boston Bag

Versace has launched a new Madonna Small Boston Bag. Features include Croc-stamped patent leather with ombre effect, Contrasting patent leather trim, Polished silver metal hardware, Rolled leather handles with D-ring attachments; 4.5" drop, Patent key bell dangles from handle, Mirrored Medusa logo plate on the front, Front patent-trimmed zip pocket, Silver metal ring and stud details throughout, Zip top with locking Versace pull tab, Lustrous satin lining and Interior patent-trimmed zip pocket, patch pocket, and cell phone pocket

1955 Jaguar D-Type on Auction Block

The first production example of the 1955 Jaguar D-Type is being auctioned off by Bonhams during the Goodwood Festival of Speed in Sussex, England on July 11. The car is expected to go for $4 - $5 million.

Dior La D creation and Christal Midnight Blue rubber watch

Dior has launched two new watches , La D creation and Christal Midnight Blue rubber. The Christal Midnight Blue rubber watch by John Galliano has a 33mm stainless steel case and a blue mother of pearl dial set with 36 diamonds. £3,150. The La D creation from Victoire de Castellane, artistic director of fine jewelry has an 18K rose gold case with a mother of pearl dial and an 18k rose gold in-set spiral of 55 pink diamonds. £14,900.