Imagine if you will for a moment a Rolex with a case made from real tobacco leaves. Seems crazy, right? And yet this is exactly what Montblanc – often referred to as Rolex’s alter ego in the pen world – has done. Called the Figurado Creation Privée, this new pen takes the concept of customisation to a whole new level.
Ever since the launch of the Apple Watch speculation that the smart watch will eventually displace mechanical watches has ramped right up. At this stage it seems unlikely but nevertheless major brands like Tag Heuer and Breitling are taking the threat seriously enough that they have invested in the development of their own smart watches. But what if you don’t need to replace your mechanical watch (or any watch for that matter) in order to enjoy the benefits of a smart watch?
Today, Beverly Hills based start-up DILUSSO officially launched its new luxury surprise box concept. That’s right, luxury surprise box. Don’t get too hung up on the name though because it’s not about the box – although I am told it is quite luxurious in its own right – but rather its contents; specifically, a hand-picked selection of luxury products and experiences, complete with your very own high-end Swiss timepiece.