If you are planning a romantic weekend, or a brief getaway, this handsome bag can lug your stuff. Whatever is on your agenda for the quick trip, the Moore and Giles Dillard XL Duffel is roomy enough to carry the basics and a few pockets for your favorite accessories. In case you don’t want to keep a grip on things, Moore and Giles provides you a nice padded shoulder strap so you can keep your hands free. Two zip pockets on the outside for quick reach of the essentials (think maps, phones and passport), one zip pocket on the interior and two more without zippers, the Cleland is an appreciated step above the common sports duffel. Available in Black Suede or Waxwear Rangertan.
Even though quite some time has passed since BigBerries first put the spotlight on a novelty pair of USB cufflinks, the demand for them (or at the very least the production of them) does not seem to be going away any time soon. Now, from being merely quirky, conceptual prototypes, functional cufflinks of varying types are becoming routinely available for you to purchase. That said, you can add these polished silver USB cufflinks with 2GB of storage capacity to your collection. Additionally, these cufflinks purportedly serve as a Wifi hotspot for your devices, making it so now you don’t have to mooch from the local coffeehouse to get your data. You can order them at Brookstone.
The Stockholm-based bag brand Sandqvist strikes gold again with the Sandqvist Lars-Goran Mountain Backpack in a beautiful navy palette highlighted with red side pockets and vegetable tanned leathers. Composed of high performance Cordura nylon this Sandqvist backpack is fashionable and functional. Other details include a flat zip pocket up at the top and a roomy pocket on the inside, just right for your tablet, netbook or laptop. Available here.
Lighter, slimmer, yet better performing than its predecessors, the Franc Vila Intrepido Collection is an evolution in contemporary watch design.
After two years of research, Franc Vila unveils NanoTube Titanium and Deep NanoTube Titanium Carbon-Graphene Composite; two materials the watchmaker says provide absorption and prevent shock damage.
Not content with mere chronographs and calendars, the Geneva based Franc Vila expanded upon their previous watch concepts that used nanotechnology and now bring you the latest in wrist wear using technology usually reserved for secret agents, the aerospace industry or Formula 1 race car drivers.
Unadorned sterling silver transformed into elegant cuff-links worthy of casual business luncheons or possibly a romantic dinner for two. Ebony antiqued enamel drapes across the sterling canvas creating glimmers of silver to harness the attention of onlookers. The buttoned back makes them simple to operate; the $300 price makes them something to not forget on the hotel dresser. Antique Oval Cufflinks
Handmade in London these Stephen Einhorn cufflinks take design cues from drill bits, rivets, and other industrial tools. Strength and simplicity are the strong points in these pop stud cufflinks. Zealously made from a variety of precious metals, including sterling silver, platinum and palladium these cufflinks from bespoke jeweler Stephen Einhorn should be able to assist you with carrying your daily workload, if you are digging ditches for the man or digging through emails.
Dana is the obsessed creative behind Urban Heirlooms. Inspired by all things vintage, Dana designs leather bags, leather accessories, and possesses a peculiar fetish for skeleton keys. Order from the Urban Heirlooms online boutique and you’ll receive an American-made, one-of-a-kind leather messenger bag made to order that will assist you with creating your personal image and individual style. The Urban Heirlooms Deluxe Pocket Messenger comes colored in a deep Espresso bean brown or in a rich inkwell black. This handmade bag is the perfect size for the little hiccups you need to carry, but prefer not to hold.
Industrial designer Spencer Nikosey continues to impress with innovations from the KILLSPENCER brand and has provided a brilliant update to the previously celebrated Weekender bag. The newly revised bag, the Killspencer Weekender 2.0 maintains the essentials but also acquires new features; including an expandable open top and a water-resistant interior zip pocket that seemingly is the perfect size for a MacBook Air or an iPad. As an essential weekend bag, the Killspencer has the perfect number of pockets to secure your stuff during last-minute overnight business stays and for your other more adventurous and pleasurable weekend affairs. Of course Killspencer provides several styling options for you to choose from for your made to order Weekender 2.0 bag of which includes military materials that were “used in combat” or select vintage fabrics of Vietnam and the Korean War from the KILLSPENCER “historical reserve” .
April 1st marked the first official day of Nike+ SportWatch GPS availability. Revealed during the 2011 Consumer Electronics Show, the new Nike+ SportWatch GPS has a tap screen and is ready to keep track of all your stats like time, distance, pace, heart rate, and calories burned. Additionally, the latest to the Nike+ lineup also tracks your run history, alerts you with run reminders in case you forget and has GPS location tracking to keep history of where you run. The Nike+ SportWatch GPS is social too, allowing you to upload your runs to Facebook and Twitter, but if you’re really badass (or just goal-oriented) you can upload and sync your data to Nikeplus, Nike’s massive online running community, where you can keep track of all your runs, get coaching, set goals and participate in challenges.
If the crisp, clean lines of the Knife Edge Sabre cufflinks shown on the left or the Horn & Tusk cufflinks shown on the right cannot bring the perfect balance of tophole or boss taste and subtlety to your wrist, nothing will. Created by Shaun Leane, collaborator with Alexander McQueen, the House of Givenchy, critically acclaimed, highly celebrated and considered by Sotheby’s auction house as the man who creates “antiques of the future” these cufflinks will not only look good today, but 100 years from today.