The proprietor of Hayward House shares the inspiration behind her newest collection
Tucked away on an unassuming residential street on Manhattan’s Upper East Side is Hayward House, the home to two accessory brands: Hayward Luxury and Hopper Goods. Both brands, named after founder and designer Marin Hopper’s parents Brooke Hayward and Dennis Hopper, inhabit a showroom on the brownstone’s ... More
A new watch collaboration designed by streetwear's founding father is out today at Dover Street Market
Bamford Watch Department specializes in tricking out watches with bespoke modifications, so it figures that horology’s resident art punks would partner with streetwear temple Dover Street Market for its latest release – the $14,290 Fragment Zenith El Primero, in stores today.
Founded by construction heir George Bamford, BWD ... More
Everyone from Olivia Wilde to Yara Shahidi has been seen sporting the minimalist piece with a big statement
Powerful product (re: merchandise) can take a social movement and multiply its message by tenfold.
#TimesUp undoubtedly swept the competition for “top trending hashtag” at the 2018 Golden Globes. And the virality of the movement’s namesake hashtag now has permanence thanks to tangible items (shirts, tote bags, pins, etc.) available ... More
For Ferragamo’s Resort footwear collection, Paul Andrew looked to the past. And then he went flower shopping
Not too long ago, Paul Andrew, the British shoe designer who now lives in New York City, found himself sitting in a large Gothic palace in Florence, Italy, almost entirely filled with shoes. “There were over 15,000 pairs,” he recalls, still bemused. Frescos—faded from time but no less transcendent—sprawled ... More
CEO Stephanie Watine Arnault tapped Oscar nominee Mike Mills to direct the inaugural ad
In the age of media oversaturation, ad campaigns have to deliver a fine-tuned cocktail of messaging in order to make an impression. For its first U.S. marketing push, LVMH Moet Hennessy’s recently launched e-commerce platform Clos19 did just that, enlisting an Oscar-nominated director and a mastermind ad agency to produce ... More
Discover Wempe's own exclusive diamond-cut called the WEMPE-Cut
Wempe is best known for carrying some of the world’s most prestigious luxury watch and jewelry brands—but a true jewelry connoisseur should learn that Wempe has its own special diamond-cut: aptly named the WEMPE-Cut. The development of the cut took two years, and has 137 facets—80 more than ... More
The luxury Italian sunglass brand has announced its all-metal designs are available at Saks Fifth Avenue
Since 1917, Persol has produced seasonal must-have shades along with classic designs that stay with you for years. Beloved by celebrities like Adam Levine, Jessica Alba and George Clooney, Persol frames are versatile and ones for the ages.
In honor of the brand’s 100th anniversary this year, Persol released ... More
London Jewelers is looking to pass the torch and carry on its legacy
London Jewelers was founded in 1926 by Charles London, a European watchmaker who settled in Glen Cove, Long Island. London became the Gold Coast’s go-to watchmaker, visiting the estates of the affluent (think: the Vanderbilts, Whitneys, Pratts and Morgans) in the area to fix and rewind their ... More
Maxime Büchi, the Swiss tattooist, partnered with Hublot for an all-new Big Bang timepiece
The tattooed man in front of me is explaining the cultural significance of watches to his native country, Switzerland, while wearing a watch on each wrist. “Even if you’re not passionate about watches or interested from an artistic point of view, you know people who work in the little workshops ... More
CEO Julien Tornare shares his vision for the brand’s future
"The Swiss watchmaking industry is very traditional, which is very good in one way,” Julien Tornare, CEO of Zenith Watches explains. “But on the other hand, tradition can live only if there is something new going on—only if we build on it through the future.”
For a brand ... More