TF Est. 1968 is a Swiss company established in 2010 by Freddy Tschumi (born in 1968, hence the brand’s name). It specializes in quirky, unique products which range from watches to watch-inspired accessories. The product being showcased here is a T-Mechanic roller ball pen equipped with a vertically-mounted watch mechanism, which is enclosed in a hermetically sealed, highly shock-resistant sapphire crystal. A Schmidt mechanism commands the roller ball pen tip or pencil lead, and it takes all types of refill. The pen comes in three versions: palladium, yellow gold-plated, or pink gold-plated. Matching this interesting piece is a pair of watch-inspired T-Mechanic
Bose has unveiled its latest SoundTouch Wi-Fi music system with presents an innovative way to listen to music at home. This system allows you to easily stream music wirelessly in any room without compromising audio quality. At the touch of a button, the SoundTouch Wi-Fi music system plays tracks from a music player or the internet in any room you choose, with the option of either playing the same thing everywhere or something different in each room, indoors as well as out. The American audio company is very proud of its work, with Phil Hess, vice president of Bose Home Entertainment, saying
Swedish-born DJ Tim Bergling, better known by his stage name Avicii, is one of the hottest names in the music industry these days, so he had to get a home to match his new status. With earnings of about $20 million last year, he decided to invest 15 million of that into a mansion in Los Angeles. Situated on a steep slope overlooking Sunset Boulevard, it is 7,007 square feet of unparalleled luxury, with six bedrooms and seven bathrooms, as well as an incredible view of the City of Angels. There’s also a water wall adjacent to the driveway dividing the residence.
We keep seeing great things coming out of the Geneva Motor Show, and this time its two bespoke models from Q by Aston Martin, the British luxury manufacturer’s customization service. Firstly, there’s the V12 Vantage S, with a Stratus White exterior, Jet Black roof and orange accents. It comes with a revised grill, orange brake calipers and satin finish carbon fiber components, while the interior has True Teal leather upholstery and Californian Poppy orange accents on the seats, doors and paddle shifters. Then there’s the Vanquish Volante with its more classic appearance, featuring an exposed carbon fiber tonneau cover, hinting at the
The Nikon D4s is the latest in the Japanese manufacturer’s series of flagship cameras. Featuring a new sensor, new auto-focus technologies, new low-light peak and expanded video capabilities, it is a great update to was used to be Nikon’s most advanced DSLR camera, the D4. The camera offers a 16.2MP sensor, which provides the best image quality and light sensitivity you can get from any Nikon camera. Speaking of light sensitivity, the D4S can climb up to a setting of ISO 409,600, far more than any professional photographer could ever need. Another significant function is the camera’s auto-focus performance, extremely important for
Located in Buckhead, one of the wealthiest places in the South, as well as Atlanta’s most elitist neighborhood, this amazing Mediterranean estate is ready to welcome its new owners. Built in 2008 with a great emphasis on privacy and security, this opulent and grandiose mansion features an almost unparalleled feeling of luxury. With an amazing ballroom, a cigar room and even a theater, it provides residents and guests alike the feeling that they’ve somehow travelled back in time to an era of more classical tastes when it comes to an evening’s entertainment. More contemporary facilities include two gyms, a recording studio, and
French luxury hotelier Sofitel has recently unveiled their new flagship 5-star hotel in Ivory Coast’s capital, Abidjan. Set in the high-end Cocody district, Sofitel Abidjan Hôtel Ivoire blends the well-known French eye for luxury with African culture to create something graceful and unique. The 209-room hotel was designed by architect Moshe Mayer in 1963, and got a full face-lift in 2011, before reopening under the Sofitel name in February 2014. All 209 rooms are stylish and luxurious, with the two presidential suites being the definite stand-outs. The hotel also boasts two great restaurants: the Toit d’Abidjan, offering a great 180° view of
Bentley is legendary for the elegance and polish that graces the luxurious cars they create. Now, the British manufacturer is taking all that and going into partnership with Club House Italia, who will add its very own expertise and Italian sense of style, in order to create the Bentley Home furniture collection. The furniture items will include cabinets, dining, coffee tables, beds and seating units, all created with the utmost care and attention to details and with the British brand’s widely recognized style, craftsmanship and material selection. Made using the highest quality materials, including metal, veneers, leather and glass, and state-of-the-art techniques,