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Porsche launches Panamera at Laguna Seca

August 19, 2009/13.22

Porsche launched its Panamera four-door grand tourer at Laguna Seca, at the 36th Rolex Monterey Historic Automobile Races held between August 14 and 16. While the event typically sees classics—450 racers turned up, of which 145 were Porsches—the German marque brought new Panameras, along with four exhibits from the Porsche Museum. As the videos below […]

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BMW releases luxury hybrid

August 13, 2009/1.30

While Lexus has had a large, luxury car with a hybrid powertrain out for a while, BMW has caught up with its new 7-series. The BMW ActiveHybrid technology features a synchronous electric motor, a lithium-ion battery, and the power electronics required for the high-voltage on-board network. There’s still a turbocharged V8 under the bonnet, producing […]

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Robinson Designer Goldsmith reveals first of its Diamond Tattoo collection

July 29, 2009/11.36

Ken Robinson at Robinson Designer Goldsmith (Takapuna, New Zealand) gave Lucire a sneak peek at the first of his company’s exclusive Diamond Tattoo collection earlier this week. Robinson explains, ‘The platinum skull is pavé set with 2·4 ct of collection-grade diamonds. The 18 ct rose and yellow gold swallow is set with orange and yellow […]

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Porsche shows Panamera in motion

July 22, 2009/11.55

Porsche has released additional video of its new Panamera sports’ saloon, which we feature below. We have the Panamera from the outside, then the inside, then in motion. You may also like Porsche launches Panamera at Laguna Seca New Porsche Panamera 4S: official first videos Porsche reveals 918 Spyder concept as environmental response Porsche to […]

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Miami Swim 2010, day 4

July 21, 2009/10.26

The final day of the Miami Swim 2010 shows featured Vitamin A, Luli Fama and V del Sol (whose after-party, the last event of the week, went into the small hours). Lucire TV does not have the Cia Marítima show video, which took place at 8 p.m., but scroll down for a highlight reel of […]

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Miami Swim 2010, day 3

July 20, 2009/6.03

Saturday’s Miami Swim 2010 shows featured one label from the antipodes: White Sands Australia, from Queensland. Already known in Australia for its colourful, stylish swimwear, the Aussie label joined others showing at IMG’s Miami collections. Poko Pano, from Brazil, was another international label showing a southern hemisphere take on 2010’s designs. Mara Hoffman Ed Hardy […]

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L*Space closes Friday’s Miami Swim shows

July 19, 2009/23.57

We finally have the remaining show from last Friday’s Miami Swim collections: L*Space by Monica Wise. The second video is a summary of the Friday shows. You may also like Miami Swim 2010, day 4 Miami Swim 2010, day 3 Miami Swim 2010, day 2 Bohème Boutiques kicks off Miami Swim 2010 Miami Swim 2010, […]

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Elle drives a Fiat; Elyse remembers Michael Jackson


Remember that weekend after Michael Jackson died? It was a bit surreal, as Elyse Glickman discovered when she attended one of the BET Awards’ suites, specifically Rohn Padmore’s Red Carpet Suite—we feature her report today on the main part of the site. Meanwhile, we see that Elle Macpherson in fact drives a Fiat 500, and […]

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Manuel Bozzi commemorates Woodstock’s 40th

July 15, 2009/6.45

Pisa-based jewellery designer Manuel Bozzi has released his Flying Standard Gibson pendant to commemorate the 40th anniversary of Woodstock on August 15. Bozzi, according to his company, is a rock and roll fan, and the new pendant is a continuation of an earlier theme he started. He already knows the Gibson Flying V Standard guitar […]

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The Dark Room homage

July 13, 2009/1.54

This came in from Mint Condition, the PR company and showroom in Auckland, New Zealand. We love the homage to Saul Bass, never mind that the labels being sold are really good! You may also like Resurrecting another five articles from last century New Zealand Fashion Museum tells the El Jay story at Kirkcaldie’s Behind […]

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