Archive for March 8, 2012

Hedi Slimane to Return to Yves Saint Laurent

Hedi Slimane To Return To Yves Saint Laurent

YSL executive Paul Deneve made the official announcement that designer and sometimes photographer Hedi Slimane will be replacing creative director Stefano Pilati. Pilati has been at the helm of the fashion house since 2004 but unexpectedly left.

Rolls-Royce Phantom Series II – Extended Wheelbase

Rolls Royce Phantom Series II   Extended Wheelbase

Rolls-Royce sets out to improve its Phantom line of cars with the Rolls-Royce Phantom Series II. Not sure if you can improve a stunning luxury car as the Phantom too drastically, but as with anything luxurious it’s the little subtleties that makes a difference. The Phanom Series II was unveiled at the Geneva Auto Show in which Rolls-Royce showcased the extended wheelbase of the model.

Other features include: LED headlamps for cornering and better illumination, updated infotainment system that includes state-of-the-art 3D mapping, 8.8-inch control center display with front, rear, plus a top-view camera to improve upon drive condition awareness, and better fuel efficiency thanks to a new 8-speed automatic gearbox.

sidenote: The Spirit of Ecstasy in gold is dope!

More pics after the jump. (more…)

Video: Apple ‘The New iPad’ TV Commercial

As reported earlier, Apple is getting ready to release The New iPad which many have speculated is the iPad 3 but is not. This new iPad has the same design aesthetic as previous models with all new and updated features. The commercial above shows a little of what it can do. Check it out.