Appearing to grab their inspiration from years long past, these steel cufflinks from Alice Made This keep the drama to a minimum without the many flourishes found on men’s cufflinks but speak boldly through the subtlety of the strong lines and engraving of the faces and their textured edges. The perfect type of cufflinks to wear when you want to stand apart from the rambunctious crowd around you, but not necessarily stand out in it. Alice Made This Matthew Steel Cufflinks
Amidst a successful run with Google Android powering most Samsung devices, the company is shifting towards their own open source-ish, Linux-based Tizen platform. The follow up to the original Samsung Gear has a 1GHz dual-core chip, 2 megapixel camera, 4GB of storage, 512 of memory, gyroscope, accelerometer, fitness tracking, heart rate monitor, app, email and text notifications, Bluetooth 4.0, serves as a media player remote and probably more I am forgetting. However, if you actually just want to know the time, the Samsung Gear 2 is also watch.
Hublot, the official timekeeper of the 2014 World Cup in addition to rolling out a new boutique in Rio de Janeiro just in time for the event has unveiled some new hardware in honor of Pelé, the soccer legend that hails from Brazil. The Classic Fusion Pelé takes the Hublot Classic Aero Chronograph and infuses it with a football elements (that’s soccer, not the NFL) styled onto the black rubber and black calf straps with yellow contrast stitching and the signature of the legendary forward / midfielder on the back. Limited to only 250 pieces, the 45mm Hublot Pelé Chronograph has a sapphire dial, polished and satin-finished black ceramic case and bezel with PVD titanium screws, and self-winding Skeleton Chronograph movements.
Know the hour in Zulu time or UTC, the World Timer Automatic Chronograph from Bremont boasts proud technology and engineering to run alongside its growing heritage. Along with military specs and automatic self-winding movements, you will find a sapphire crystal that will probably last beyond your expectation (unless you’re a black budget military operative) and a hardened stainless steel scratch resistant PVD case that should allow you to feel more at ease when doing your more dirty work, even under water @ 100 meters.
Do you think watch movement cufflinks are boring and overdone? Have you seen enough Scrabble cufflinks to start a game or two? And enough buffalo coin, nickel and dime cufflinks to open a bank? Well consider these moonstone cufflinks from Deakin & Francis. Gold, sapphire and moonstone form a collage of colors to manifest a divine pair of cufflinks that will surely accentuate your attire just perfectly. With 18ct yellow gold, layered sapphire and a pearlescent moonstone embedded in the center these cufflinks have just enough flair for you to draw attention, but subtle enough for you to not become the center of it.
After personally looking for a new bag for quite some time, I think Saddleback Leather will be the company from which I make my next purchase. This full grain leather duffel bag is an exemplary example of why. Made from 100% waterproof full grain boot leather, this duffel and the other Saddleback leather bags are made to survive the jungle, the dessert and practically whatever adrenaline fueling, fringes of society excursion you find yourself embracing, like Dave the founder of the company, who travels the globe with his own Saddleback leather bags in tow as living proof and as testimony that these bags are indeed some of the best in the world. This duffel in particular has no zippers or breakable parts, uses industry marine grade thread, pigskin lining (suede optional), has only three “major” seams and if that is not enough, it comes with a 100 year warranty.
It seems as though it took Ray-Ban about 75 years to do it, but Ray-Ban Folding Aviator sunglasses are finally a reality. Multiple frame and lens combinations give you a wealth of choices and starting at just under $200 you can take to the skies, or at least imagine that you are with a pair of Ray-Ban aviator sunglasses that can fold neatly into a space saving case like you always wanted.
To celebrate the 50th Anniversary of navigating the earth on the wrist of Scott Carpenter, one of the original seven members of NASA’s Project Mercury, Breitling has created the Navitimer Cosmonaute. A limited production 43mm stainless steel chronograph certified by the COSC, with a 24-hour display, an engraved Aurora 7 insignia, Celsius / Fahrenheit conversion scale, bidirectional rotating bezel with circular slide rule and 39 jewels. The Navitimer Cosmonaute pushes forward yet remains faithful to Breitling’s aeronautical heritage.
The No.21 Rucksack from Fjallraven is eagerly waiting for you to make use of it on your next hike through the city. The medium sized (also available in small and large), top loading pack features a snow lock under the lid and is made from the time tested, wind and water resistant G-1000 waxed canvas. Aside from being able to hold up against the elements, the sweet looking Fjallraven No.21 Rucksack has interior and exterior pockets for your tag along goodies, plus one for your beverage of choice and padding for your laptop or tablet to keep it snug and comfy along the way.
Amaryllis plants are loved the world over for their large and colorful flowers. These Duchamp London Amaryllis Bloom Cufflinks do their best to provide Mother Nature with the sincerest form of flattery. Blending art and craftsmanship, Duchamp captures perfectly the distinct charisma of the Amaryllis in full bloom. The exclusive design is hand enameled and is sure to catch the eye and possibly result in an evening with a Naked Lady; the other name often used to describe Amaryllis flowers.