Archive for April, 2010

Dog Art Today

Check out  Dog Art Today’s post on Erwitt! Thank you, Moira!

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Johnny Depp: A Pirate With a Yacht that You Can Rent. Savvy?

With a foul/watery name, VAJOLIROJA is Johnny Depp’s yacht.

Apparently the name stems from a mixture of  the names of his two children, his long-time partner and himself.

However, from the looks of the interior, VAJOLIROJA is neither foul nor watery:

Of course the yacht is pirate-themed. Why not? And for roughly 100,000 USD you can rent it. Why not?

…And if you’re a yacht fanatic…or if your yacht is simply settling fitfully somewhere, check out this phenomenal book.

Read more about Johnny Depp’s play toy.

Our Favorite Sweetcheeked-Brazilian Is Back, Boys.

Back in the early 2000’s, walking by a Victoria’s Secret franchise, you would look up and see a buxom, larger-than-life sized woman with wide green eyes and tan Brazilian skin.

Later you’d recognize her as Adriana Lima; and who cared if her face was everywhere- she’s hot.

But have you noticed that she sort of disappeared in the past handful of years?

Well, apparently she had a baby. (That explains it!)

But according to MadeMan.com– she’s back!

And today, she’s doing a live photo shoot in NYC with our favorite photographer Russell James.

Known for his charming, sexy photographs of the Victoria’s Secret models in natural settings…word on the street is teNeues has a new Russell James micro-site on the way (coming in 2 weeks or less!) which will include a contest to win one of his photography books!

AND GUESS WHAT?! teNeues is reducing prices of Russell James’ book and MAKING A DONATION FOR EACH BOOK SOLD to the cause of child health research!

Michael Poliza Book Giveaway Contest!

teNeues is having a contest based on Michael Poliza’s photography book.

Check out the Poliza  microsite !

Hey! Top Spas!

“In this, our twentieth annual spa survey, 240 spas earn high ratings—almost triple the number of last year’s winners. Why such an explosion? While spas were once the province of women, new services have been added for children, teens, seniors, men, and pregnant women.”

Check out the top 240 Spas of 2010 !

Wrap yourself in seaweed, chocolate, mud, and love.

Well, if you’re into this sort of luxury…be sure you check out this book.

Gisele Bündchen’s New Skincare Line

Gisele’s new skincare line is eco-friendly!

Photo by Russell James

Examiner NY outlines the products for us:  “The three-product line, which is sold solely on the brand’s website, consists of a Day Cream, Night Cream, and Mud Mask . It also features a Pure Skincare Kit which includes a two-ounce jar of each product, a spa towel, and a mud applicator.”

Who wouldn’t trust products by a supermodel with exceptionally beautiful skin? Just look at the photos Russell James has taken of her…

Icons by an Icon: Elliott Erwitt’s Stunning New Project

“Erwitt’s latest project, Icons by an Icon, commissioned by Tod’s, the luxury Italian leather goods company, is a series of 40 black-and-white portraits of 22 families, all shod in their own Tod’s shoes.”

Telegraph explains the talented photographer’s new project here.