Guerlain – Shalimar Parfum Initial

Guerlain – Shalimar Parfum Initial

After the success of Chanel n°5 and its Eau Première, Guerlain is launching Shalimar Parfum Initial. The Fragrance was composed by Thierry Le Vasseur the In-house perfumer. The Fragrance was composed by Thierry Le Vasseur the In-house perfumer.
All these first “chapters” give us a feeling of purity, of back to the Origins, to the truth, to the pure creation.

Dior Resort collection 2011

Dior Resort collection 2011

This year the Resort Collections are under the glamourous inspiration of the 60’s.

Chanel, Dior… they all decided to get some glamour under the sun. I specially liked the Dior Cruise collection. by looking to the silhouettes, I had the feeling of sunshine.

Thierry Mugler Men, The Anatomy of change

Thierry Mugler Men, The Anatomy of change

The big question on everybody’s mind going into the Thierry Mugler menswear show on the opening night of Paris Fashion Week was whether Lady Gaga would be present, because it was the debut collection for the new creative director, Nicola Formichetti, who has helped shape some of the entertainer’s more distinctive looks.

Abstraction at MoMa NY

Abstraction at MoMa NY

More than sixty years have passed since the critic Robert Coates, writing in the New Yorker in 1946, first used the term “Abstract Expressionism” to describe the richly colored canvases of Hans Hofmann. Over the years the name has come to designate the paintings and sculptures of artists as different as Jackson Pollock and Barnett Newman, Willem de Kooning and Mark Rothko, Lee Krasner and David Smith

Aura, Crystallized by Swarovski. The new Fragrance.

Aura, Crystallized by Swarovski. The new Fragrance.

Ok, here is perhaps the most wanted launch of 2011. Finally, after 2 years of supositions and speculations, now it is official: Swarovski is launching its First Fragrance. It is called AURA. The initial goal with Clarins was Fragrances, make up and beauty accessories. The project is leaded by Thierry Mugler Parfums teams that built a special A-Team for the occasion. As you might know, Thierry Mugler team works already with Swarovski on Angel limited editions for the past 10 years.

Is Steve Jobs coming back?

Is Steve Jobs coming back?

Steve jobs is leaving the company leadership for an undetermined time… Is Apple going to survive? Of course.

Vertu Ascent Ferrari GT, more than a phone

Vertu Ascent Ferrari GT, more than a phone

With the new Ascent Ferrari GT, Vertu shows how far inspiration can come from anywhere, even from the Automobile. As each phone is handmade, all details are in the state of art. Each detail reminds one characteristic part of a Ferrari car. It is masculine, discret yet design oriented, a luxury phone!

China Luxury – the key figures by Luxury Activist

China Luxury – the key figures by Luxury Activist

Hello, please find here below a video by Luxury Activist about the Cosmetic business in China. The figures are just amazing. Cheers, LA You can also check this video on youtube here.  

Limewire finally squeezed…

Limewire finally squeezed…

It just came up on Twitter. Limewire, the world well known P2P website and software was closed down by law. I just opened mine and check what I got: LimeWire, one of the world’s most popular peer-to-peer filesharing websites, has been shut down after a four-year legal battle with the US music industry. A federal court in New York issued a “permanent injunction” against LimeWire late on Tuesday, ruling that the platform intentionally caused a “massive scale of infringement” by permitting…

Nike – “What should I do ?”

Nike – “What should I do ?”

Here is the new advertising campaign from Nike called “What should I do?”. As many times, we do not understand a thing about it. Ok, it is for a new pair of shoes, the guy on the screen is James Lebron but what is the concept transmitted by the ad? Unclassified…. LA

Coca-Cola Mystic – By Jerome Olivet

Coca-Cola Mystic – By Jerome Olivet

The Coca-cola bottle is one of the few universal objects that everybody knows. And trust me, you do not have so many. The Swiss Army Knife perhaps and that’s it. But the Coca-cola bottle evolved in years and always got the attention of many artists and designers. Today, it is french designer Jérome Olivet. Designer Professor of prospective design, he has worked with large international companies, such as Alessi, Thomson, Baccarat, Nissan, RocheBobois… his creations are in the collections of…

Jeff Carter to save Walter Gropius, Bauhaus

Jeff Carter to save Walter Gropius, Bauhaus

In 2016, the Olympic games will take place in Rio de Janeiro, the most beautiful city in the world. Of course I am not very honest  by saying this as being brazilian 🙂 So I checked who lost the competition against Rio and I realized that Chicago had a very serious participation file. They had a huge plan to replace an historical old area of the city with a modern olympic town. Some people, in love with the american Architectural…

Four Seasons Tented Camp – Luxury Camping in Thailand

Four Seasons Tented Camp – Luxury Camping in Thailand

If you like to escape your city daily life but still keep a luxury lifestyle, here is something for you. If you do not know the Four Seasons Tented Camp, you know nothing about luxury travels! Just 15 tented accommodations – unique in luxury, complete with hand-hammered copper bathtubs – echo the romantic spirit of 19th-century explorers. All-inclusive Four Seasons adventures cover every detail, from drinks and dining to river boat excursions to meet local hill tribes. 15 free-standing tented accommodations spaced at…

The Picture of the month, Keith Richards – The last Rock Star?

The Picture of the month, Keith Richards – The last Rock Star?

Here is one of the cool pictures that you can find on the biography of one of the biggest and coolest rock stars: Keith Richards, the legendary guitarist of the Rolling Stones. He has definitely the “Rock Star aura”. For me this is the picture of the month! If you want to see more about his biography, check here: http://bit.ly/bM7QD0 LA

Life, Keith Richards- The Biography

Life, Keith Richards- The Biography

Finally Keith Richards, the legendary guitarist of the Rolling Stones, launch his biography. Welcome to Sex, Drugs and Rock & Roll… If one day you have dreamed to live like a rock star, here is your chance to see exactly how it was. With the Rolling Stones, Keith Richards created the riffs, the lyrics and the songs that roused the world, and over four decades he lived the original rock and roll life: taking the chances he wanted, speaking his mind,…