Boris Bidjan Boots, New Origin of Lights Shades

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Remember when the Origins of Lights sunglasses were sold out all over, and I managed to finally hunt them down? Now Oki-Ni has the Chronicles of Never sunglasses in the tortoiseshell frames that were pretty hard to locate before, plus an excellent pair of boots from Boris Bidjan to add to the mix. Neither are cheap, but both I covet immensely. Quality is king; you'll have to be ready to pay for...

10 Watches that Shape the Future of Modern Watchmaking

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16 of the Hottest European Models

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Hottest European Models - Everyone knows models are hot, but few of us ever stop to learn more than that -- and for some reason they're all from the same place, they're all European Models. It may come as a surprise that the photogenic babes splashed across magazine covers and billboards have home countries, interests, hobbies, and a life story wholly separate from knockout...

Worst Mens Fashion Ideas that Took Off

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Fashion is a progressive industry that changes with the wind and the tolerance of the people. Though women continually stretch the boundaries in the name of style, men’s fashion trends commonly remain in the safe zone - most of the time. Occasionally, however, men become courageous en masse, and the end results were typically disastrous. Below are notable trends that came and went...

14 Mens Fashion and Style Icons

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Fashion has always been, and always will be dynamic. But style is timeless. The former is largely concerned with the what is cool, or what trends are at what time, etc. The latter, is not. Few men exhibit times timeless cool and display of good taste, and those that have shone in the public eye deserve mention. The following fourteen men are ones which we believe deserve mention as having some...

Time Is Money: 10 Of The World's Most Expensive Watches

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Most Expensive Watches: The key to getting the best of the most expensive watches is that they should long outlive its wearer. The great watches are still handmade today by skilled craftsmen who tame metal into precision tools that rival the most complicated machinery in the world.  Time may be precious, but is it priceless? With these lavish watches, you'd think so.  Here are...

Sea Worthy: 10 of the World's Most Expensive Mega-Yachts

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Luxury Yachts - The world's wealthiest sea-goers travel in the ultimate luxury.  Their huge luxury yachts feature helipads, multiple swimming pools, a full staff and the latest in nautical technology.  They don't come cheap-- as the ten yachts on this list are worth a combined 1.6 billion dollars.  Want to see how the rich hit the deep blue sea?  Grab your swim trunks,...

Royal Resorts: 10 Outrageous Hotels For The Mega-rich

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MOST EXPENSIVE HOTEL IN THE WORLD: Most of us have simple demands when it comes to travel lodging-- a bed, a bathroom, a TV and wi-fi.  There are others, however, whose demands far eclipse the simple convenience of your basic hotel room.  When the world's most wealthy travelers take a vacation for their own, they are treated to suites that cover entire floors of a hotel...

Behind Bond: Behind The Scenes with Daniel Craig as 007

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Whether behind the lens or in front of a screen, Greg Williams has always loved film. On assignment from London's Sunday Times Magazine in 1997, the British photographer began what he’s become best known for: behind-the-scenes and on-set cinema photography. In 2001, he published “Greg Williams On Set,” a look at the underpinnings of the British film industry and he has since been tasked...

10 Bottles Of Wine You Can't Afford To Uncork

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No liquid beyond water is more storied than wine. It’s the subject of literature and art, legend and myth.  Good batches are part science: climate, grape genetics, yeast growth, water impurities and otherwise. The best wines are an almost indefinable art, an essence, feeling or quality that many try to bottle, but few ever uncork.  To celebrate those wines that have become legendary to...

Gumball 3000 Rally Kicks Off from LA to Miami

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Gumball Rally 3000 Pictures - On Saturday, more than 120 racing teams chirped out of Los Angeles and barreled for the Nevada desert. Some drivers sharply squealed off the starting line, others revved and roared away as the flag for their interval was dropped.  This year’s Gumball 3000 is out of the gate, and teams are making their way from West to East...

Costly Consumption: 10 Incomprehensibly Expensive Cognacs

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  Most Expensive Cognac: To bear the name "cognac", this 300-year-old spirit must be produced from a specific blend of grapes, distilled twice in copper stills and then aged for at least two years in French oak casks-- and that's just for the cheap stuff.  The liquid is made, quite literally, from the waters of life, and some collectors have dedicated the finances of their...

The Hunter S. Thompson Kentucky Derby Experience

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Luxury Grilling: 10 Expensive Grills for the Barbecues of the Rich

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Man has been burning beast since he first tamed flames, but the relatively simple process of barbecuing has evolved with a fever pitch over time.  Today, the art of grilling has been made bigger and better by adding shiny stainless steel, multiple burners, wheels, thermometers, refrigerators and even touch screens.  Before you dust off that clamshell Weber, Big Green Egg or try to remember...

10 of the Most Expensive Men's Shoes in the World

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The Most Expensive Men's Shoes | In a time when most large shoe brands have outsourced their labor, a handful of boutique shoe craftsmen have remain committed to the quality and care of an expert touch.  While some may opt for a $20 pair of mass produced shoes at Target, there are others who appreciate the work of a true craftsman.  When it comes to the craft of shoe making,...

17 Wonderfully Offensive St. Patrick's Day T-Shirts

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St. Patrick's Day is right around the corner.  Finally, that one day of the year when we can all get together and get completely hammered on a weeknight without having to come up with an excuse like "my dog died" or "I got fired" or "it's Wednesday."  Nope, no bullshit excuses to justify your chronic alcoholism and long suffering liver on St. Pat's day, just shitty green beer, good friends...

Classic Photography in Lego: the Art of Mike Stimpson

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Photographer and artist Mike Stimpson has a sense of humor when it comes to the images that have shaped our world.  While history's greatest photographs have represented some of the highest peaks and the lowest failures of humanity, Stimpson represents them with a child-like sense of humor.  He rebuilds them with Legos.  Dubbed the "Classics in Lego" collection, Mike Stimpson has shared a...

17 Amazing Supercars of the Geneva Motor Show 2009

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The Geneva Motor Show is in a class of its own.  While we here in the United States celebrate our auto conferences with much pride, car fans the world over recognize the Geneva Motor Show as the absolute best, the cream of the crop for luxury sports cars and rare automobiles.  The 2009 Geneva Motor Show did not disappoint-- as some of the greatest, fastest, greenest and most expensive cars...

15 Incredible Brazilian Models You've Probably Never Heard Of

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BRAZILIAN MODELS - You know who loves Brazilian models?  Stylecrave does.  You know who else loves Brazilian models? Everybody. Some of the highest paid and most lusted after models working today hail from Brazil, a country that values beauty so much it boasts more Avon ladies than there are members of its armed forces.  I know that last fact to be true, because I read it...

6 Hip-Hop Fashion Statements We Wish Never Happened

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Over the past few decades, hip hop has gone from what many people assumed would just be a flash in the pan novelty music genre to what is now one of the most powerful influences in pop culture.  But as celebrated as hip hop may be in today's fashion, it's important to stop every once in awhile to take a look back at some of the less fortunate hip hop trends that have come and gone.  For, if...