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Officine Panerai, the haute horologerie company from the Italian city of Florence, has released their new 2013 Catalogue app for the iPad and iPhone. Free to download from the Apple iTunes Store, this is the most up-to-date tool for all enthusiasts who wish to find out about the latest novelties from the watchmaker.
Montblanc has just announced a limited edition leather accessories collection – the Montblanc Meisterstück Selection – designed in collaboration with Harrods, and featuring four distinctive pieces in British Racing Green. The collection will be available from Harrods Great Writing Room from May 2013
Volpetti is a lovely family owned salumeria specialising in all things tartufi alongside a quality assortment of cured meats, home made pastas and all sorts of other Italian delicacies. Here you’ll find a gorgeous selection of freshly prepared dishes here as well and a deli counter stacked high with freshly baked pizza slices, calzones and panini as well as an array of potential gifts for all your gourmet friends back home.
Acknowledged in the Guinness Book of Records for offering the worlds most expensive haircut, Stuart Philips’ £8,000 price tag was soon eclipsed by his £20,000 VIP service, which in turn became insignificant when he embellished Serena Williams’ hair with £1 million worth of diamonds. Today I went to Covent Garden to interview the man himself …and get some of the star treatment in the process.
Want to buy her a perfume you know she’ll love for Christmas? Allow our list of the best perfumes to provide you with a spritz of olfactory-based inspiration and you won’t go wrong this season. From Armani to Yves Saint Laurent, there is a scent to suit all and a bottle for every woman’s dressing table…
Need some advice on the best MacBook cases around? Our definitive top 10 has a fantastic range of ideas, from flashy labels to über protective. Each case on the list centers around a different design aesthetic and desired outcome so there is a pouch to suit the needs of MacBooks everywhere. Compiled by our tech-savy computer buff, Sam Bryan-Merrett.
iPad cases make great Christmas presents. There are hundreds of styles, colours and even materials to choose from, which means finding one for the person you have in mind will be easy. Here at CDClifestyle, we have done all the hard work for you and compiled a list of the ten best designer iPad cases around. Prices range as much as the styles do, meaning there is also one to suit each bank account, too.
Jodie Jones lends her expertise in fashion to deliver her pick of the Top 10 Women’s Winter Coats. Whether you are Christmas shopping for that special someone or buying for yourself, you are sure to find something that fits the bill here. What’s more, all items are available at Harrods, which means you don’t have to worry about compromising on quality this winter.
Situated within Hampstead’s Finchley Road O2 Shopping Mall, beside Virgin Active, Joseph Koniak’s salon is a hive of activity when I arrive, with a friendly buzz that permeates throughout. Whilst Joseph himself is busy when I arrive, the exuberant salon manager Ziba warmly greets me and instantly makes me feel right at home. I also cannot help but notice, that whilst chatting with her at the front desk, she manages to individually welcome everyone who enters the salon by their first name, which includes a several individuals, plus one mother and each of her four children.
I have decided to dedicate my first opinion piece for CDClifestyle on one of my most desired designer labels, Céline. I have admired the brand for many years, but it wasn’t until Phoebe Philo was appointed Creative Director in 2008 that both the critics and the consumer started to take Céline seriously.
Celebrating sixty years of unquestionably polished elegance, through the hands of designers such as Stella McCartney, Karl Lagerfeld, Phoebe Philo, founder Gaby Aghion right down to former Pringle virtuoso Clare Waight Keller, Chloé puts on a show that creates a visual feast for industry socialites and fashion lovers alike.
The freedom of an unplanned Saturday is exactly what Kate Spade intends to convey with her newest Kate Spade Saturday brand. Acting as a sister line to her established, refined, Kate Spade New York brand, Saturday will launch in the Spring of 2013 and act as a more accessible line for a younger target market.
Following the release of the Etro AW12 Menswear look book, CDC Lifestyle has decided to revisit the collection behind the editorial shots. Models Francisco Lachowski and Andres Risso take command over the Italian brands latest artistic efforts for the look book presentation, capturing the charming essence of the collection.