Category: Lifestyle

Mandibular Eyewear by Emma Montague for that toothy eye protection

Emma Montague is a natural history enthusiast who spends most of her time surrounded by carcasses and fittingly so her new collection of sunglasses which have the side frame as a mandible is jaw-dropping in retrospect. Made from black horn, the jaw bones of deer and acetate; the inspiration to make this Mandibular Eyewear came when one day she put her Ray Ban sunglasses down by the side of a mandible.

Delta415 Wearcom jeans have fighter pilot’s G-suit like transparent pocket

Taking interesting inspiration from G-suits worn by fighter pilots (for maps, clipboards and notes) these pair of jeans from Alphyn Industries, DELTA415 Wearcom also called the Dork-O-Tron 3000 lets you get instant access to smartphone in the pocket. To be precise it has a flip open pocket opening that reveals a transparent polymer film through which you can operate the touchscreen of the phone without even taking it out. This pair of jeans is made from 100% cotton premium denim in deep indigo color while the soft organic cotton pockets come in OD green color paying homeage to military heritage.

Stylish and colorful clutches made entirely of Lego Bricks

You’ve always wanted to stand out as fashion statement for your friends and others around you; your wardrobe is filled with the most unique dresses, shoes, clutches and handbags et al? Then, here is your chance to grab on to the rarest of clutches – rare because this dark blue clutch is made entirely with Lego bricks and is only made to order. Agabag can make the handbag in any color you prefer, multi-colored clutches are also available.

GroundWave Shadow Trainer sneakers teach you how to dance with perfection

Combining amazing design aesthetics and latest in motion sensing technology these cool looking sneakers can teach you how to tap your feet so that the world notices you. Designed by Industrial Designer Tom Sykes as part of his Final Year Project at Loughborough University Design School, he named them as GroundWave Shadow Trainer. Working in harmony with app specifically made to track the wearer’s feet movement courtesy accelerometer and sensors embedded in the shoe, GroundWave Shadow Trainer keeps you motivated to perfect those moves with video game like curiosity to keep going on till perfection is achieved.

Mind controlled dress tests your level of concentration to change form

There is no limit to the amount of technology that’s finding way into clothing these days, fashionistas have adorned different silhouettes over time and each of these creative designs have been different in their own way. Intelligent dresses with displays and LED lights have been a common site on many fashion platforms, but a dress that can be controlled by the wearer’s mind – perhaps this is first of its kind. Bringing a new twist to techno-couture is Nange Magro designed mind-controlled dress that changes form and illuminates depending on the level of concentration of the wearer.

You’ll never ever wear these Adidas shackle sneakers

These cool looking Adidas Shackle sneakers have been pulled off the market after rising controversy that deems them as a disgrace to slavery and racist portraying product. Couple of days ago since they were launched, it has not been a minute since people have stopped talking about them in a positive way and mostly have encountered negative response. These purple suede shoes are designed by Adidas Originals in collaboration with fashion designing icon Jeremy Scott that feature the controversial orange plastic leg cuff shackles.

Your smartphone slipping out of shirt pocket? Not anymore with K-pocke

Gosh whenever I put my smartphone or music player inside my shirt pocket the chances of hearing the dreaded thud as metal hits cold ground increase three folds. Simply because the age old shirt is very bad at holding anything solid that can easily pop out even if you bend over a little or jump up for some reason. Thank god to a new pocket design for shirts that will never let your expensive gadgets slip out and prevent any hefty repair bills that follow. K-Pocke is a new age design for shirts to prevent any spills and it is...

World’s first ever Hello Kitty beauty spa opened in Dubai

Dubai is the land of beautiful and never before seen architectures that attract people from across the globe owing to their sheer class. But this time around Dubai is in the spotlight courtesy introduction of world’s first ever Hello Kitty Beauty Spa. Since its first inception in Japan in early 1970’s, Hello Kitty has turned into a brand name with profound popularity amongst females of all ages.

Wearable balloon dresses: A fashion statement making way from China

Balloons are best for a kitty party celebration or a birthday bash, but balloons for a dress? Well even I’m still trying to digest! These shouldn’t come as a surprise though, we’ve seen dresses made of condoms come out of extra-creative China. These wearable balloon Cheongsams (traditional dress for Chinese women) by People’s Association Balloon Sculpturing Interest Group, does seem like the next fashion statement making way from the East. The balloon cheongsams are made in collaboration with the National Museum of Singapore’s “In The Mood for Cheongsam” where it is displayed by sexy models on their attractive bodies. Sadly,...

Hairchitecture by FAHR 021.3 and Gijo gives hair styling a new meaning

When it comes to hair styling fashion industry has always put forth something that may look outrageous at first glimpse but when one considers the creative aspect, it looks three folds better. As a part of the challenge from stylist GIJO, inspired by the European Capital of Culture in Guimarães 2012, this hair cut line designed in collaboration with FARH 021.3 (group of Portuguese architects working in Berlin) is amalgamation of hair styling and architecture. Taking it as well worth experimental challenge they joined forces and put forth this amazing Hairchitecture.