Kartell x .normaluisa: Glue Cinderella Ballet Flat

Kartell, one of the world’s most innovative plastics manufacturers, recently teamed up with Italian fashion brand .normaluisa to create the Glue Cinderella ballerina flat. The design takes advantage of Kartell’s extensive experience in plastics and injection-molding technology, to create a supple form marked by a two-tone color scheme that will be available in opaque/opaque or transparent/ opaque versions. The playful design comes with the added …

Ducati Monster 696: Interview with Designer Bart Janssen-Groesbeek

by Tamara Warren The Monster, originally released in 1993, is one of Ducati's more classic and successful models. Bart Janssen-Groesbeek was a Project Leader on the new Ducati Monster 696 (pictured) released this past April, and has already proved popular. During the upcoming Motorcycle Show in Cologne opening 8 October 2008, Ducati will unveil the Ducati Monster 1100 and 1100 S and we are looking …

MyWalit.com

When a friend came back from Lucca, Italy recently with a gorgeously-colored leather wallet, we had to find out more. Thanks to unsubtle branding, it was easy enough to do. With models including a medium tri-fold (€50), a zipped clutch (€65), a classic bi-fold (€40), there's something suited for every need. A design like the Matinee (€60) is a great example of the multiple slots …