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Basso Collection

Prescription eyeglasses can be a wonderful fashion accessory. The Basso is an exciting eyewear collection from Warby Parker that offers designer frames with a unique blend of colors and textures. The collection was inspired by low-relief sculptures, or basso-relievo in Italian, and therefore have an ‘elevated step’ design that sets them apart. The Basso Collection consists of three frame styles- the Duckworth, Winston and Percey. Continue reading

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Shrine Sneaker Rack

The Shrine Sneaker Rack is ideal for all you sneaker aficionados, limited edition collectors, athletes “championship wall”, or even boutiques. The Rack is a wall mount that enables you to display your favorite sneakers so that they always look their very best. Continue reading

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Terra Time

The Terra Time watch is one of those wrist watches that you can really get attached to and enjoy for a long time. Its designer face communicates elegance and sophistication as well as a connection to mother earth. Composed of layers, the Terra Watch has an exquisite monochromatic composition that gives it depth and interest. Continue reading

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Tesler Mendelovitch wood creations

Tesler Mendelovitch are a design team that creates beautiful objects from wood. They work with a wide variety of woods including African Walnut, Ebony, Rosewood, Emboya, Walnut and Birch. A trademark of their work is an exquisite geometry that gives their pieces a contemporary yet timeless feel. Currently, their main focus is designing and manufacturing hand-made handbags and tables. The handbags are truly wearable art – they are soft and flexible with beautiful and rich tones. The tables are also showstoppers and have a cylindrical shape composed of wooden triangles. Continue reading

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Valenki Boots

Valenki Boots are traditional boots made from felt. They are worn primarily in Russia and their history can be traced back over 1500 years to the nomads of the Great Steppe. Love Winter is a Canadian design company that has taken on the task of reviving the popularity of these boots. Their reinterpreted gives it a modern twist and that includes colorful and stylish galoshes. Another great design feature is that on the bottom of the galoshes the words “Love” and “Winter” are imprinted. This means that when you walk in the snow you leave a trail of these optimistic words. Continue reading

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Anso Knives

Anso Knives are great-looking folding knives created by Denmark-based knifemaker and industrial designer Jens Anso. What sets the knives apart is their extraordinary craftsmanship and quality. The handles often incorporate a very intricate textured finish. There are dozens of different models to choose from, so you can really find the perfect knife that reflects your personality. Continue reading

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2 Gaze Activated Dresses

Wearables are really changing the way we think about clothing and their function in our lives. Designer Ying Gao, a Canadian-based fashion designer and professor at the University of Quebec in Montreal, has designed two dresses that are truly on the cutting-edge of wearable technology. Her collection, known as “(no) where (now) where” consists of two dresses that are embedded with an eye-tracking system that makes them move and light up when a spectator stares at them. Also, the system can turn off the lights, causing the dresses themselves to light up. The effect is quite extraordinary- when the dresses move and glow in the dark they look like glowing sea creatures. Continue reading

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Bowtie

The Bowtie is an exciting accessory for trend setters. Unlike traditional ties this Bowtie is made from wood! Each piece is handmade and you can choose from a variety of fabrics that wrap around the center. The Bowtie is great if you love making a fashion statement and want a designer piece that adds a special touch. Continue reading

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Nordic USB Bracelet: Functional Fashion

For what they can do and the amount of data they can hold, USB thumb drives are startlingly easy to lose. So with a little bit of style and a lot of practicality, the Nordic USB Bracelet, by Danish designer Merete Nordvik, was created to solve these problems. Continue reading

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SL/01H Court Classic High Top Sneakers by Saint Laurent

The high top sneaker seems to never need revision and always lasts as a style icon. It started with the Converse Chuck Taylor with its thin canvas shell, and even that has lasted into the modern style setup. The SL/01H Court Classic High Top from Saint Laurent is all the classical comfort of the high top paired with the hyper-fashion of today. Continue reading