Archive for February 18, 2013

2013 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue – A Full Look

We’ve already shown you the cover, now take a deeper look into the 2013 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue, which is definitely the most anticipated issue of the magazine each year. As you know, the cover has been taken by Kate Upton, who takes over for the second year in a row.

Among the 17 girls to be featured in the 2013 edition, you find Cintia Dicker, Irina Shayk, Kate Bock, Genevieve Morton, Hannah Davis, Natasha Barnard and of course Kate Upton.

Checkout more images below.

A lot more videos and photos can be seen on the official website here.

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Rick Owens Spring/Summer 2013 Leather Accessories


Rick Owens presents several leather accessories for Spring/Summer 2013. Accessories include iPhone and iPad cases, wallets in an array of sizes and an envelope bag. Overall, the design is clean featuring a color block pattern on the upper in warm tones. Checkout more below.

Purchase all pieces now from LN-CC.

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50 Things You Didn’t Know About Michael Jordan

50 Things You Didn't Know About Michael Jordan

Think you know everything there is to know about His Airness? Complex begs to differ as they have compiled a list of 50 Things You Did Not Know About Michael Jordan. Besides having multiple championships, MVP trophies and the most impressive and sought after shoes ever, there are at least one or two or 50 more interesting facts about ol MJ. Check out a few below as well as the full run at Complex.

50) He once punched Steve Kerr in the face during practice.

35) He majored in cultural geography.

34) In grade school, MJ was suspended for smashing a Popsicle stick into the head of a girl who called him a racial slur.

32) He never saw “The Shot” over Craig Ehlo go in. His iconic celebration was based purely on the reaction of the crowd.

19) Out of respect for Nike, Jordan placed an American flag over the Reebok logo on his ’92 Olympic warmup.

ESPN Feature: Michael Jordan “Gotta Be The Shoes”

In honor of Michael Jordan’s 50th birthday this month, ESPN presents “Gotta Be The Shoes!” which dives into the mystique of the GOAT, his Jordan iconic brand, and the impact of his timeless pieces of apparel & footwear even years after he has left the game.

Watch “Gotta Be The Shoes” right now, above.

via: espn

Raf Simons Spring/Summer 2013 feat. Artwork by Brian Calvin


Belgian designer Raf Simons presents several casual pieces for the upcoming Spring/Summer season. The collection features a range of colorful sweaters, t-shirts, and more with the artwork of Brian Calvin as the overall design scheme. Take a look thru the pics below and head on over to Colette to purchase.

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Louis Vuitton Signature Damier Spring/Summer 2013 Collection


First introduced in 1888, and the very first design to be intellectually protected by the brand at the time, French luxury brand Louis Vuitton presents the new Signature Damier Luggage Collection for Spring/Summer 2013. The iconic pattern is back in numerous new versions, both in terms of colors and in terms of materials. From solid black and brown leathers to attention seeking fluo colors, the brand has something to offer for all tastes and styles, perfectly in line with its timeless allure. Check out the video below.

Mercedes-Benz Debuts Cigarette AMG Electric Drive Powerboat Concept

Mercedes-Benz Debuts Cigarette AMG Electric Drive Powerboat Concept 04

Check out the world’s most powerful electrically-driven powerboat presented by Mercedes-Benz and Cigarette Racing. The “Cigarette AMG Electric Drive Concept”, debuted at the Miami International Boat Show earlier last week.

The 38 foot-long powerboat has the same design aesthetics as the SLS AMG Electric Drive as both are finished in the same “AMG Electricbeam Magno” matt yellow paint.

For more information please visit CarScoop.

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