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Sony opens pre-orders for its $840 Google Glass alternative

Google might have shelved its Glass project for now, but its rapid about-face doesn’t mean that its peers have given up on their own augmented reality goggle projects. Sony today made a developer version of its Google Glass-esque SmartEyeglass available for pre-order, before it goes on sale in the US, the UK, and Germany on March 10th.

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Le Slip Français Underwear: The brand expands its 100% French-made offerings beyond undergarments and opens its first boutique

Le Slip Français Underwear

When he founded Le Slip Français in 2011, Guillaume Gibault didn’t realize he would be starting an underwear movement. He found a workshop in Dordogne, France, where several generations of craftsmen had been making undergarments for over 60 years……

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Test Ride: 2015 Ducati Scrambler: The exciting, retro-inspired motorcycle opens new doors for the performance-driven Italian superbike-maker

Test Ride: 2015 Ducati Scrambler

Originally introduced in 1962 exclusively in the United States, the Ducati Scrambler was a 250cc single-cylindar thumper on par with much of the enduro-style bikes coming out of Japan at the time. In 1968, its stateside popularity led to the launch……

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The Elder Statesman’s First Retail Store Opens in LA : The new indoor/outdoor space in West Hollywood carries the vibe of the understated luxury brand

The Elder Statesman's First Retail Store Opens in LA

After seven and a half years in business, picking up the 2012 CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund award along the way, The Elder Statesman has finally opened its first brick and mortar store in its hometown of Los Angeles. Founder Greg Chait—recognizable by……

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Jack Erwin NYC Fitting Room : The well-priced, men’s formal footwear purveyer opens their first brick and mortar

Jack Erwin NYC Fitting Room


In the world of men’s formal footwear, few brands offer worthwhile options for under a handful of hundreds. NYC-based Jack Erwin hopes to change this. With three collections spanning brogues, loafers, wingtips and boots, the one-year-old…

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Link About It: This Week’s Picks: Sheep invade Madrid, Japan’s whiskey win, One World Trade Center opens and more in our weekly look at the web

Link About It: This Week's Picks


1. The New World Trade Center After 13 years of planning and development, One World Trade Center has finally opened its doors and welcomed its new tenants. To celebrate, Time Magazine pays tribute to the dedicated…

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Private White V.C., Mayfair: The historical British brand opens its second store in London

Private White V.C., Mayfair


Manchester-made British brand Private White V.C. (named after WWI hero Private Jack White) has expanded its reach in the south with a second London store, selling the label’s military and motorcycle racing-inspired clothes. The new…

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Illustrator Donald Robertson on Great Jones Street: The Instagram-famous illustrator opens up his work to interact with passersby

Illustrator Donald Robertson on Great Jones Street


In recent years illustrator Donald Robertson has made a name for himself with technicolor drawings of toothy lipstick smiles, cartoonish animals and fashion industry icons like Anna Wintour and Karl…

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Warby Parker, Venice: The eyewear company’s first freestanding West Coast store opens in Los Angeles’ famed beachfront neighborhood

Warby Parker, Venice


Though the Venice boardwalk may once have been the place to see the eclectic beach town, Abbot Kinney Boulevard has become the go-to destination for shopping and eating, making it the perfect location for Warby Parker’s…

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Ditto Press London: The independent publisher and printer opens up shop with a bevy of books, photographs, risographs and more

Ditto Press London


Next to the Regent’s Canal in the pretty but comparatively sleepy De Beauvoir area in London, sandwiched in between Haggerston, Shoreditch and Islington, risograph print studio and publishing house Ditto Press has just opened its doors…

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