Even more incredible in person ~ Wabi-Sabi necklaces are molten silver dropped in water and hung on red cord, which borrows from Buddhist traditions, bringing the wearer good luck and protection.
A wild west showdown around your waist? Jon Wye - Showdown Belt (buckle not included ~ so you can really make it uniquely *yours*)
Gift Guide Day 17 ~ all about grooming, some gadgets and potions for men and women that even look good in your bathroom...
When is a bag more than just a gorgeous leather expedition pack? When it's filed with chilled champagne, indestructible glasses, a compass, and a silk map.
For our men who have it all ~ nappa leather cuff link box with suede lining so he can keep them under lock and key. £380.00 from Bill Amberg
Oooh, the math geek within is quite drawn to the concept of a Mobius Scarf ~ spotted over at Free People in cashmere! I'd be so tempted to just keep cutting it in half...
Conroy & Wilcox thorn cuff and rings in gold and silver
Strangely drawn to this Seahorse belly ring by J Herwitt ~ also take a look at her lovely ants, spiders, and scorpions.
Nike now has zip front sports bras?
A roundup of all of the silhouette rings we've been coming across, from diamonds in plastic to handscapes and farm animals...
It's about time someone designed a gorgeous line of luxury bags with built in solar panels. Noon Solar has black Cortland Tote that i'm craving, and the Logan Satchel for guys.
SWIMS ~ these modern galoshes give you a classier way to keep wearing your fancy shoes while running off to go puddle jumping.
Continuing the saga of my studded burberry fascination... this black leather trench is completely studded and will set you back about 11,000$
Sweet new watch from Oakley - Check out the Oakley Minute Machine Editions...
Design Glut has created limited edition Crude Necklases - oil barrels in gold as a social commentary on America's fetishization of oil - also available as a necklace or ring.
Forget that taffeta nightmare. The two birds bridesmaid dress is one you'll wear forever - jersey/nylon and you can wear it 10 ways [via NOTCOT.org #7273]
Uki International's "Go On" is the cutest, tiniest little hair dryer... also you've got to check out their designer twists on the full sized dual handle ergonomic dryer and colorists tray.
Katharine Hamnett's tees are big bold colorful ways to state your cause and scream it to the world. “MAKE TROUBLE question everything” - STOP AND THINK - SAVE THE SEAS - etc etc etc
Snickers Marathon Energy Bar ad featuring the workout you get form Sample Sales
Adidas adilibria PDX Casual Hoodie ~ cozy, warm, cute
Ultreo ~ the next generation of toothbrush technology is Ultrasound ~ and here's a full product review... honestly, i'm shocked how much better its work than my sonicare
Shu Uemura launches a MINI of their classic eye lash curler!
the creative staff of Marella accompanied the Aterbaletto dancers on the three-year tour of "Romeo and Juliet" and designed this limited edition "dancing bag" to meet their needs
I must admit there's something slightly logical about the finger holes in a clutch... although it does remind me a bit of the brass knuckle purses... Seril "knockout" Clutch
Toy Me has some new pieces ~ like a macho arm, robotino, and some glasses to hang your glasses from!
Bespoke Hermes bags ~ with the right amount of $$$ you too can have your own custom bag. This is the Cameron ~ mens tote/messenger bag
Freddy & Ma black leather bowler bag on sale!
On silly gifts to get your men-to-be used to grooming rituals, this Shaving In The Tub set is pretty funny
Bittersweets has managed to one up her incredible vampire bands.... by adding a diamond to their bite. Introducing the Vampress.
Missoni lattice belt - it looks like quite the sculptured torture device of a cage - yet strangely drawn to it
Brooks Salzwedel (a notcot fav for his layered resin belts and artwork) has launched Shane, jewelry that has the tiniest resin masterpieces hidden in woody metal pieces... Click to see inside that log.
North Face's new 845 Collection is where "Artistic design meets extraordinary performance." And these sleek silhouettes for men and women can actually withstand all kinds of insane unexpected weather.
Fascinating what your lipstick can say about you ~ Stacy Greene does an photo exhibition on just this subject.
Wow. Even Phillip Lim has started a kids line...
Japanese Hoya Crystal has some of the most incredible skull rings, skull cufflinks, necklaces, rose rings, mushrooms, and more.
Black & White Damask Shoe Organizer - i think my flip flops and flats kind of need one of these
Just played with the upcoming Oakley Split Thump mp3 glasses and have a full hands on review, unboxing, and comparison with the previous model... fun packaging details, and cool removable earbuds
Oooh check out the sweet black trench she's wearing in these old hollywood glam black and whites in the intro to Oliver Peoples
DIAMOND HARLOT - Storm/White Gold/Diamonds with Grey Gradient - Oliver Peoples 2008 Resort Spring Collection
John Varvatos takes the folding reading glasses to the next level with the auto-darkening sunglasses
Gah. I just saw this dark green Zulu NARS Nailpolish that is a sephora insiders exclusive... and want it! But it seems to be sold out.
Occi. Custom made by Tiffany's own Christian Tse for Gourmet.... super bling'd octopus men's pinky ring (go to desserts - jewelry on their flashy site)
Tylie malibu is doing an exclusive line of metallic utility bags for nordstrom
Hollywould for Target
Oooh apparently destressing Skyn Iceland ~ is launching Pure Cloud Cream in jan ~ Made with aloe, hydrolyzed rice proteins, and peptides that stimulate endorphins (natural "happy messengers")
On strange pricey bag collabs ~ DHL and Zac Posen teamed up to make this boldly colored tote for teachers.