Reebok + Melody Ehsani + “Love Me or Leave Me Alone” SE Pump Omni Lite

Reebok Classics collabs with Melody Ehsani for a special Love Me or Leave Me Alone-dubbed edition of their iconic Pump Omni Lite basketball shoe. The retro mid-tops offer a different definition for ladies’ pumps but still maintain a B-Girl dopeness offering an upper influence by the beauty & multi-dimensional facets of a woman’s life. The […]

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Dope POD

Christine McConnell by Christine McConnell. Jan 2014 LA-based photographer Christine McConnell raises the bar on her profession by releasing images that place herself in multiple roles. The photographs feature her taking the picture, being a model, stylist, and costume & set designer. Even doper – it’s her interacting with herself in the same shot. She made […]

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QOTD

Life’s most persistent and urgent question is, ‘What are you doing for others?’ ~MLK

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The Look: Anthony Franklin + Fred Deffey

In the latest edition of The Look, we take a look at how mountain guides Anthony Franklin & Fred Deffey dress for the slopes this season as we explore The Great Unknown: Sunglasses by Thom Browne | Backpack by Marni | Gilet by Canada Goose | Sweater by J.Crew | Gloves by Kjus | Trousers by Peak Performance According to our guide, it’s known as une mer de nuages – a sea of clouds. When […]

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QOTD

Mr. Maryk, you may tell the crew for me that there are four ways of doing things aboard my ship: The right way, the wrong way, the Navy way, and my way. They do things my way, and we’ll get along. ~Lt. Commander Philip Francis Queeg

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FP Journe + Elégante Timepiece

Luxe watchmaker François-Paul Journe unveils its first ladies’ collection. The Elégante timepiece is powered by a Calibre 1210 electro-mechanical movement that features a mechanical motion detector which is visible at its 5. When the timepiece is not worn, it goes into stand-by mode after 30 minutes, in which its microprocessor keeps time and its mechanical […]

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Google Glass + Titanium Eyewear

Google introduces its latest iteration of the iconic geek-wear Google Glass in a Titanium Eyewear collection. A smidgen more normal-looking than its first generation, the new range includes four frame shapes to accommodate prescriptions lenses along with three sunglass options in collaboration with Maui Jim. Scout Life. $150-225

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Bentley Motors + Home Collection

At the Maison & Objet fair in Paris, Bentley Motors introduces its range of luxe home & executive furniture. Inspired by Bentley automobiles’ exquisite interior, the luxe motor brand collabed with one of Europe’s leading furniture makers for their second collection together. This time, the collection was developed by architect Carlo Colombo with Bentley’s Head […]

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QOTD

I found out that if you wanna know the purpose of a thing, you can’t ask the thing to tell you. A car doesn’t know why it’s a car. Only the manufacturer knows what it was made to do. I guess that’s the way it is with us and God. ~Dave Johnson

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Suit Supply + Harris Tweed Collection

Suit Supply introduces its latest range of leather, Harris Tweed, & cotton holdalls. The collection includes a tote, duffel, & hold-all bag, all made from vegetable-tanned leather, cotton, and authentic hand-made tweed from the Outer Hebrides in Scotland. The Harris Tweed Tote offers a handy option featuring mélange lining, a durable leather handle, an inner iPad pocket, […]

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Squair + Curvaceous Bumper

Japanese accessory brand Squair introduces a sleek, sophisticated protective case for Apple’s latest iPhone generation. The Curvaceous Bumper is made of non-slip, machined aluminum and cut from a single block of material for a sturdy, seamless design without marks like most plastic mobile accessories. Its exterior feels sexy while its interior is coated to protect […]

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Must-See TV

Blu-ray, Streaming movies & Games Downton Abbey (S4) Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 (3D) Rush Metallica: Through the Never (3D) Last Vegas Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa Dracula (3D) Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition (PS3, PS4, Xbox 360, Xbox One) Call of Duty: Ghosts EXtinction DLC (Xbox One, Xbox 360) Monday Hollywood Game Night, NBC, […]

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Duncan Sheik + London’s West End + “American Psycho”

This winter, London got a little bit bloody with the help of Bret Easton Ellis. The famed author’s iconic book American Psycho was fantastically created into a West End musical, with music and lyrics helmed by Duncan Sheik. Days before the show’s closing, Sheik (who brought Spring Awakening to infamous notoriety), tells Life+Times about the nuances involved in bringing a novel […]

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Saint Laurent + Canvas Backpack

Saint Laurent introduces a slick backpack with everything a dope commuter needs to travel A to B with downtown style. The Leather-Trimmed Canvas Backpack is crafted in Italy from black canvas with calf-leather detailing. Highlighted with a subtly-embossed golden emblem, the backpack features zipped front-pockets and a drawstring main closure with a buckle-fastening closure to […]

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Nike iD + Jordan Spizike Chroma

Nike adds a Chroma upper and Metallic Elephant accent to their Air Jordan Spizike Nike ID line-up. The shimmery iteration of the mid-top paying homage to Mars Blackman just might be the most-customizable option in Nike’s iD collection, allowing you to 1-of-1 everything from its strap, strap accent, & lace-pull, to its Spike Lee-signature 40 Acres […]

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