Bottega Veneta Parfum

Checking in with the "nose" behind the Italian label's first perfume

As anyone who’s sought a signature scent knows, selecting the right one is much harder than it seems. From the balance of notes and allusions to something that stands out from the crowd, perfume bears the burden of channeling the most poetic aspect of personal style. Imagine then the task of coming up with Bottega Veneta’s first scent. That was the job put to Michel …

Diesel Fuel For Life Denim Collection Shoot

Our exclusive behind-the-scenes visit to the set of Diesel's newest fragrance campaign

Advertorial content: We recently visited a New York City set where we met the models, creative team and crew behind the campaign for the launch of Diesel’s newest fragrance line, Fuel For Life Denim Collection. Conceived by the acclaimed director Melina Matsoukas, the fast-paced, sexy videos feature models Marloes Horst and Marlon Texeira, who also appear in the print campaign shot by Terry Richardson. The …

Talon Amulettes

Ward off evil with vintage-inspired vial necklaces

Ancient Babylonians warded off evil spirits with them, and Romans used the mini vessels to collect luck from fertility god Priapus, but today’s mystics may want to turn to jeweler Emily Hirsch’s new multi-purpose amulet line Talon for a vintage-inspired take on the concept. Designed to protect from evil, intoxicate lovers, enhance moods and interact with spirits, the cork-topped vial necklaces are filled with aromatic …