NotCouture Launch Day 3! 20% off at Free People for the day ~ just a little something from us to you to help ease into all of these temptations.
Remember the Simpsons go to Paris spread? Well its up gallery style at Colette, and the designers themselves even showed up in matching outfits.
Rebecca Minkoff's classic morning after bag - debating between this and the matinee in grey.
The grey leather trend if growing on me. Gryson
Laura Multistrap Tote
BY - a new boutique in Barcelona specializing in wedding and celebration attire for gay men - gorgeous imagery on this site. Interactive mannequin too.
On mens grooming tools - this Phillips Norelco Arcitec 1090 Shaving System seems pretty sweet... full 360 swivel head and all... carbon fiber... even lifts the hairs and cuts it *below* the skin.
Kasil's website has some gorgeous imagery - including their washes being named after oceans
Been getting chilly lately, this peacoat seems to have that extra something to keep things interesting
Playful 34$ aviators at Free People!
Locher's latest - Petite Coquine - "cheeky little thing" in french... with moving brass scissors at the clasp.
I'm a sucker for lush tees to live out of... Alternative Apparel's Burnout V-neck is soft sheer and fitted.
Glaser Designs - beyond being gorgeous, classic, handmade in san francisco... you must see the organization wonder that is their Insiders line of modular components for laptops, wine, files, etc.
Stila's summer eye shadow trios in Acapulco reminds me a bit of Buddhist Mandala sand paintings - see the close up scans.
i|m active will change the way you hold your hair in place while you work out... from claw clip/elastic hybrids to extra grippy elastics and headwraps
Puma's Urban Mobility line makes great use of wood... and this is the belt which is airport security friendly! Also check out the other gorgeous bags.
Etcetera Media has a gorgeous felt tote - the Stockholm bag
Rebecca Minkoff's latest for fall: Matinee... from model shots and product shots to a sneak peek of the launch party... we're in love with this new bag.
ThisWorks - love the packaging of their giftsets ~ with titles like Survive. Who doesn't need one?
Giuseppe Zanotti Semi-Wedge Patent Pumps - Sak's calls these an architectural marvel... i'm loving the wood heel.
I wonder if i'm craving this bag b/c of its name... Fugitive Bag. "This steely specimen will speed your getaway with tons of space for your on-the-run must-haves. "
[NOTCOT.org #5278] "Passion" cufflinks from John Ferdinand, a new men's accessories brand. Styled in silver and inlaid with ebony. The wood used is actually offcuts from furniture manufacturing.
"Sometimes you look at a shoe and you realize that it's not just a shoe. It is art. It is multiple orgasmic sex. Christian Louboutin introduces the multiple orgasmic sex peep-toe." Papier blog's advertising copy writing is too cute.
Dror Benshetrit's Urban Cast-Away line of jewelry will change the way you thought you saw porcelain - these are second hand fur dipped into porcelain, then shaped and fired.
Simmons Jewelry - $125, and half goes to Diamond Empowerment Fund. Rough Diamond & Malachite Green bracelet
Also from Sabrina Dehoff's Little Helper's Collection - White Little Ghost No 023.
Coming Fall/Winter 07 ~ White Cane Label... a line coming soon as an "advocate designed to empower an independent lifestyle and to promote better services for the blind and visually impaired."
NotCouture (still in beta) makes NEWSWEEK!
Arbor belts ~ gorgeous in Bamboo, Ravenswood, Koa, Eucalyptus, and Bolivar.
Luscious light grey Moni Moni Savana Bag
Hermes turns their classic scarves into portable silk bags with their SilkyPop.
This showed up on NOTCOT.org as #5046 - Ink Blot Collection by Sandra Backlund
Swiss GLAMOUR Camping Kit ~ Paul Frank meets Urban Decay.
As much as i love my Anna Corrina mini city tote... i do find myself desperately lusting for her Jet Setter
Adorable Stella McCartney - Hand signal: a small clutch with a playful ring wristlet. in brown or red velvet
Ok the Dunhill Tweenie Devil Cufflinks are pretty sweet too... if i wore cufflinks i think i'd go one of each. 1st used as the mascot for the tweenie car that was sold by Alfred Dunhill faround 1913.
Dunhill makes some adorable Provenance cufflinks... Made from the aluminium metal panels of an original 1962 Maranello Ferrari 250GTO. Sweet.
Shu Uemura celebrates the 24th Anniversary of his first Boutique. To commemorate the occasion, he has created a special collection featuring whimsical artwork by Japanese graphic artist Hideki Inaba.
A+R is stocking Italian Toy Me's latest... gold and silver pill capsules you can really open... goes nicely with their edgy gun earings, bear trap bracelets, etc.
Tapeet Elastic Ankle Strap Ballet Flat (adorable and on sale!)
Juliette Has A Gun ~ The first two fragrances in this new collection: "Lady Vengeance" combines Italian rose, vanilla and patchouli. "Miss Charming" combines Moroccan rose, lychee and strawberry.
For the baseball junkie in your life ~ cufflinks he may actually wear, with pieces of yankee stadium. fenway park, etc.
Phillipe Starck teams up with Puma and creates skin hugging intimates
Rachel Roy's Karolina Trench Dress in the Pre-Fall '07 Collection is mesmerizing me as well.
Adorable gena trench in Rachel Roy's Spring '08 Collection