Translate

Friday, September 17, 2021

Oritain

In international trade, proving the authenticity of a product can be nearly impossible, but Oritain, a brilliant forensic detective agency has become a solution provider. Get to know Russell Frew.


Useful link: https://oritain.com

Rooom

Rooom's virtual events, showrooms, and product showings require only an ordinary smartphone or desktop browser, not specialized VR hardware. Take a look.


Useful link: https://www.rooom.com

The Panerai Submersible Chrono Flyback Jimmy Chin Edition

Mountaineer, alpinist climber, photographer and film maker, adventurer Jimmy Chin lives life on the edge, literally. The multi-talented explorer has collaborated with Panerai brand design a watch in his name. Take a look.

Useful link: https://www.panerai.com

BigPlanes Emirates Airbus A380

BigPlanes, the famous YouTuber, is best known for building aircraft models out of Lego. Take a look at a miniature version of an Emirates Airbus A380. Stunningly impressive. 

Useful links:

Alumination

A brilliant documentary on the origin story of the iconic Airstream trailer. Must watch.


Useful link: https://www.aluminationmovie.com

Hublot Spirit Of Big Bang Gold Crystal

Hublot is always full of pleasant surprises. It is not only creating magic with gold, but also transforming the DNA of its watchmaking signature with spectacular innovation. 


Useful link:

The IWC Schaffhausen Blue Angels

A storyteller.


Useful link: 

The Seiko 1959 Alpinist Modern Re-interpretation

A cult classic. The main draw with this wonderfully sized timepiece is the dial.


Useful links:

Original Eve Designs

Get to know Eve Streicker, a fine jewelry designer and storyteller.


Useful link: https://www.originaleve.com

SelectaDNA

It's particularly impactful as a deterrent. The primary focus of the technology is crime prevention. 


Useful link: https://www.selectadna.com

Thursday, September 16, 2021

Olivia Rodrigo

Actress. Singer. Songwriter. 


Useful link: https://www.oliviarodrigo.com

Montblanc Writers Edition Sir Arthur Conan Doyle Limited Edition

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle---Montblanc's focus for this year's Writers Edition---was a brilliant storyteller. Who doesn't love a good crime novel?


Useful link:

Ice Cold: The Untold Story Of Hip Hop Jewelry

The docuseries features the jewels of hip-hop stars and insights from the designers who make them. Must watch.


Useful links: 

Muhammad Ali

I am a huge fan of Ken Burns. He is a brilliant storyteller. Must watch.


Useful link:

David Gotlib Gold Rush Cufflinks

David Gotlib is a third generation diamond dealer and president of the Antwerp Diamond Bourse. He is also the creative mind behind stylistically diverse cufflinks brand. 


Useful link: https://www.davidgotlib.com

Reverse For A Better Move

A good storyteller.


Useful link:

Newhaven Wildlife Sanctuary

Newhaven Wildlife Sanctuary is known for its birdlife and the stark beauty of its desert landscapes. It is also what all of inland Australia once looked like. Must visit.


Useful link: 

Girard-Perregaux Neo Bridges Earth To Sky Edition

A captivating high tech timepiece.


Useful link:

Graduated Tennis Choker

Something fresh and feel good.


Useful link:

Time 100 The Most Influential People 2021

Take a look.


Useful link:

Wednesday, September 15, 2021

The 2021 Small World Photomicrography Competition

Take a look at the winners of Nikon Small World 2021.


Time Piece Documentary

Time Piece features Philippe Dufour and Vianney Halter, the finest independent watchmakers of all time. Must watch.


Useful link:

You Move Me Collection

Unique designs with elegance.


Useful link:

Asaka Aoi Edition Single Cask Japanese Whisky

Must try. Whether it represents value is down to the individual.


Useful link:

The Apple Watch Series 7

Apple Watch has become the most successful smart watch on the planet by design. It's all about experience.


Useful links:

Brand Finance Luxury & Premium 50 2021

Insightful report. It's not all bad news. Must read.


Useful link:

Electric Spark Stud Earrings

Feel inspired. 


Useful link: 

Ninety Percent Of Everything

Get to know Rose George.


Useful link: https://www.rosegeorge.com

Dominique Ansel Workshop

Dominique Ansel has opened Dominique Ansel Workshop, where he is devoting himself again to croissants. That's the ultimate treat. Must visit.


Useful link: https://www.dominiqueanselny.com

The HB Academy

HB Antwerp has launched a training and education center for current and prospective members of the diamond trade. The HB Academy, based in Antwerp, will have three components: training for people who want to become diamond specialists, courses for customer-facing jewelers, and a continuing education program for HB's own employees. Take note.


Useful link: https://hbantwerp.com

Tuesday, September 14, 2021

Earthrise Collection

It is hard to believe that the ethereal dresses are made entirely from trash. Take a look.


Useful link: https://www.irisvanherpen.com

Unraveling And Renatured

Get to know Laura Splan, a fine interdisciplinary artist.


Useful link: https://www.laurasplan.com/unraveling

LuLaRich

Once upon a time MLMs (Multi Level Marketing) needed to go door to door and you had to have a human connection. Today with social media, the doors are wide open all day. It's good news and bad news. Must watch. 


Useful link: 

Bent Rutile In Rock Crystal Quartz

Nature has no rules. Take a look at the stunningly beautiful but bent rutile inclusion. Many thanks to Amy Cooper and Nathan Renfro of GIA. 


Useful link:

Girard-Perregaux Laureato Absolute Light

Girard-Perregaux x Bucherer. Limited edition: 18 timepieces. Elegant design. For collectors only.


Useful link: 

Danner 007 Tanicus

The limited edition 007 boot worn by James Bond in No Time To Die will come in a special all black box adorning the No Time To Die logo on September 16, 2021. Visit Danner.com/bond.


Useful link: https://global.danner.com/007

Petersen Automotive Museum x Bond In Motion

Bond In Motion will be located in the Petersen's Mullin Family Grand Salon and runs from September 25, 2021 to October 30, 2022. There will be something interesting to satisfy every generation of Bond fan. Must visit.


Useful link: https://www.petersen.org/bond

Welsbro

A storyteller. Get to know Rich Reichbach and Katie Willis.


Useful links:

Lusix

Get to know Benny Landa. The company currently synthesizes diamonds at its sole operations center in Rehovot, Israel. It uses the chemical vapor deposition (CVD) method, which bears some similarities to digital printing, the discipline for which Benny Landa is famous. The company has 76 reactors and produces rough diamonds with an average color of F-G, and an average clarity of VS. It sells the diamonds to the market in the rough form, marketing them as 'as grown'---meaning there was no post-synthesis color treatment. 


Useful link: https://lusix.com

In Bloom Ring

A storyteller. Get to know Maggi Simpkins.


Useful links:

The Icepick Surgeon

Get to know Sam Kean.


Useful link: https://samkean.com

Monday, September 13, 2021

Original Rose

Get to know Olivia Rose, a fine plant designer.


Useful link:
 https://originalrose.com

Christian Dior Exhibition At McCord Museum

The Christian Dior exhibition is now on view at the McCord Museum in Montreal, Canada, until September 26, 2021. Must visit.


Useful links:

Faiveley Corton Charlemagne 2015

You be the judge.


Useful link: https://www.domaine-faiveley.com

Peter Rajkai

Breathtaking landscapes and architectural treasures. It's hard not to fall in love with this beautiful shot. Simply brilliant. Hats off to PR.


Useful links: 

Sue Jimenez

Get to know Sue Jimenez, a retired forensic anthropologist, and proud owner of what the Guinness Book of World Records recognizes as the largest collection of cookbooks in the world---nearly seven thousand of them. Hats off to SJ.


Useful links:

Borge Ousland

Polar explorer. Photographer. Writer. 


Useful link: https://www.ousland.no

Old Forester 2021 Birthday Bourbon

A great storyteller. If you are one of those whiskey aficionados with the patience and drive to find a bottle, happy hunting to you. Stay curious.


Useful link: 

Flower Pyramid

3-D printing with porcelain. A great storyteller. 


Useful link:

Growth Bracelet Gold

Get to know Mathias Bengtsson.


Useful link: http://www.mathiasbengtsson.com