The world famous Cadillac is very much a symbol what we call Americana as, for many, owning one means that have realised their American dream. Cadillac: 110 Years ($50) is a tie in with the 110th anniversary of this iconic luxury brand which is renowned for the high styling and high performances it offers the driver. This stunningly illustrated volume features more than 200 photographs in full color and chronicles the brand's evolution. It tells the story right from the beginning in 1905 when it produced its first closed body car through 2009 which brought us the ubiquitous Escalade and onto 2013 when they treat us to the brand new ATS.
If a wallet ever looked comfortable its the Alpha Card Wallets By Old Calgary ($35). The Alpha holds 4-6 credit cards and cash in a luxurious German wool felt. The leather is from Tuscany and it's used to create a small front pocket to hold a single card for immediate access. Additional pictures of the concrete, anthracite, and carbon colorways after the break.(more…)
If you have a Moto Guzzi V7 or are thinking of getting one, you're in luck because they're offering four Moto Guzzi V7 Custom Kits ($TBA)to update the look of your bike. Dapper offers a '60s cafe racer styling, the Dark Rider was made for the urban commuter, the Scrambler kit outfits your bike with the necessities to take on any terrain, and lastly the Legend goes for that old school vintage look. Each kit comes with a multitude of parts including mudguards, fuel tank, seating, handlebars, mirrors, license plate brackets, wheels, adhesive numbering and much more.
Designed for those who appreciate both exceptional design and reliable function, the B&O Beolab 5 Loud Speaker ($26,260) boasts a design unique to its own. Designed to stand proudly within any room, this luxury 2,500-watt speaker packs a powerful punch to deliver clear and crisp audio at any level. The 180-degree sound dispersion allows music to be heard with the same intensity from anywhere in the room while the floating high gloss aluminum discs create a base from which sound can reverberate for increased power. This floor stander pairs well with contemporary interior design.
Since the wild times of the 1960s, Ken Regan has been capturing the passion and energy of some of the most influential artists in the crazy world of rock & roll. His early works with the likes of the Rolling Stones and Bob Dylan made his fast become the photographer of choice for many of the most historic music invents including Amnesty International's Human Rights Now Worldwide benefit concerts and Live Aid. Events such as these gave Regan unique and unprecedented access to the personal personas of the biggest starts in the music industry. All Access ($49) is the definitive collection of the best of Regan's work and the behind-the-scenes anecdotes covering the forty years makes this an outstanding Who's Who list of rock superstars.
Got $75,000 blowing a hole in your pocket? Wanna see the curve of the earth in near-space? Well we have just the extreme experience for you. World View Enterprises Near-Space Ballon Flights ($75,000) let you see the curve of the earth from the safety of a hot air balloon capsule.The capsule will lift you 19 miles via a high-altitude balloon. The complete ride will take about 4 hours. The ballon will reach its maximum height in about 90 minutes, once there you'll sail for about 2 hours, followed by a 40 minute descent. Flights are expected to start early in 2016.(more…)