Over the past 100 years or so, Rolex has produced more than a few “dynasty” series of watches — from the Datejust to the Day-Date, to the Explorer, Daytona, and Speedking, to the piece we […]
As you might have noticed, we completely relaunched our beloved www.vintagestyle.eu. The website now includes a sleek and modern design, but we still focus on the good old days, from the roaring twenties till the […]
60 years ago today (7/15/56), Ian Curtis, lyricist and lead singer of Joy Divison was born. Curtis, who suffered from epilepsy and depression, committed suicide on 18 May 1980, on the eve of Joy Division’s first North American tour, […]
“In my vocabulary, there are two bad words: art and good taste,” German-Australian fashion photographer Helmut Newton (1920–2004) observed. He believed, “ Some people’s photography is an art. Not mine. Art is a dirty word […]
In the heart of the France’s Champagne-Ardenne region, a new sport was born in 1926 with the creation of the second Grand Prix de la Marne in Reims-Gueux. The 7.816 km road course was built […]
Part of the reason I’m rather obsessed with the film No Country For Old Men has to do with the rugged beauty of the landscape. The way the Coen brothers capture the atmosphere of the […]
A former model and self-described adventurer, Nick Fouquet (pictured; nickfouquet.com) has lived and worked all over the globe, from his native New York City to the South of France and Patagonia. He now resides in […]
In the mid-’80s, a big-haired then-Senator’s wife named Tipper Gore was taking a stroll near her 11-year-old daughter’s room. Without warning, she caught an earful of her tween’s tape deck (or turntable), as someone sang […]
The formative roots of Neapolitan tailoring can be traced back to 1351, when the Confraternita dei Sartoi (Tailors Association) was established in the church of S. Eligio al Mercato. As the centuries passed, the art […]
Located on a tree-lined street in the upscale community of South Kensington, the Kensington, a Doyle Collection property, offers a taste of proper British life. Comprising four cream-colored Victorian townhouses, the hotel features 126 well-appointed […]
What is the best juicer? Well, that depends a lot on what you want to juice, how much money you want to spend, your space requirements and the amount of time you want to spend […]
To say that Bullitt had a car chase scene is like saying Steve McQueen was a good actor. Both are arguably gross understatements. The history-making car chase from Bullitt is still considered the gold standard […]
Get ready to pick your jaw up off the floor after feasting your eyes on Riva’s stunning new Rivamore. The recently unveiled 39-ft speedboat continues Riva’s legacy of crafting stunning Italian rides and features everything […]
What’s the scene? The scene is that magical segment found in 2.5-star movies that makes — or almost makes — sitting through the entire film worthwhile. Not every forgettable film has one.
The first look at the new take on the Tracey brothers – pilots of the various craft that make up International Rescue for the new Thunderbirds series – arrived in January and caused, shall we say, divided opinions.
Well, the way they make shows is, they make one show. That show’s called a pilot. Then they show that show to the people who make shows, and on the strength of that one show they decide if they’re.
But when you do, you’ll know because then the pieces fit just right, and things move fast dizzyingly fast. Just ask NYC indie-pop-soul trio MisterWives, who recently dropped their first EP, Adam Robertson is bent over an old watchmaker’s drill press that looks signed with Island Def Jam, kicked off an East Coast tour, and started recording their debut album just a year after they began performing together.
Fresh off his Oscar win, Eddie Redmayne is keeping busy filming The Danish Girl, a true story. He plays Lili Elbe, the first transgender woman to successfully undergo sexual reassignment surgery in the early 1900s, and he looks beautiful in this first picture. The movie is directed by Tom Hooper (with whom Redmayne worked on Les Misérables) and costars Amber Heard. It’s not due out until 2016, but now I can’t wait to see more!
Bikes in general and medium-priced old ones, used mainly for timekeeping, are electronic watches with quartz movements.
A pair of white organic Japanese selvedge cotton trousers is included in the Italian brand President’s spring/summer 2016 collection. The range is inspired by “pre-war adventure and exploration”, and features a colour palette of blue, […]
Betty Brosmer was the highest paid supermodel of the 1950s – winning more than 50 beauty contests before the age of 20 yrs old, posing for more than 300 magazine covers, and stunning men and […]
Most inexpensive and medium-priced old cars, used mainly for timekeeping, are electronic watches with quartz movements. The subject is contextualised into a cultural that includes consciousness as a totality.
With The Deep Blue Good-By landing the services of Christian Bale to star and James Mangold to direct, 20th Century Fox’s adaptation of John D. MacDonald’s Travis McGee books is coming together at last.
True to its reputation, the Sundance Film Festival debuted a variety of fascinating and cutting-edge independent films during its annual run in Park City recently, but this year’s biggest breakout star was not celluloid.
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This really happened, at the 1957 Sebring 12 hour race, Stirling took a bottle of Coca Cola on the move and drank it over the course of a lap. Stirling had seen some of the […]
Hedon recently launched its Cortex collection of biking helmets. The Cortex range includes 14 helmets in different colours, 10 have a matte finish and four are glossy. The shell is made out of carbon fibre […]
A young Patti Waggin presenting 1950 AMA Grand National Champion, Larry Headrick, with a trophy. His career prematurely ended in 1950 when he was hit by a car while riding his motorcycle on the street. […]
Dominic Hinde shooted this video in London this year used mainly for timekeeping, are electronic watches with quartz movement