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Rolls-Royce 'Dawn--Inspired by Fashion' isn't for everyone, and that's the point
Rolls-Royce 'Dawn--Inspired by Fashion' isn't for everyone, and that's the point

It would be easy to ridicule the newest offering from Rolls-Royce: a bespoke version of the company's new Dawn convertible called "Dawn--Inspired by Fashion". For starters, we're talking about Rolls-Royce, a company whose cars often straddle the line between luxury and absurdity. To make matters...Read More»

MariClaRo weekender bag made from a 1952 Mercedes W186 - 300 Adenauer Cabriolet
Car couture: luxury luggage made from Porsche 911s, vintage Cadillacs, more

If you follow fashion news, you might've noticed that Cadillac signed on as the first-ever automotive sponsor of New York Fashion Week for men. But Cadillac cars are making a fashion splash in other ways, too: they're being recycled into high-end bags by Canada's MariClaRo. MariClaRo isn't the...Read More»

Mood board items from the Mercedes-Benz Star Style Challenge
Mercedes-Benz Offers Fans A Trip To Fashion Week This Fall

Mercedes-Benz has become synonymous with high fashion. Not only are its luxury rides a great match for aspirational labels like Chanel, Dior, and Gucci, but the automaker has also gone the extra step and purchased branding rights to fashion weeks at venues around the globe. Now, the company is...Read More»

Model Natasha Poly and the Fiat 500 By Gucci
Fiat 500 By Gucci Debuts During New York Fashion Week: Video

If you're considering the purchase of a 2011 Fiat 500, you may want to hold off a few weeks longer. In addition to the standard model currently in showrooms, Fiat is also launching a very special edition of the 500 -- one that's tricked out by Gucci. Like many human models, it's set to debut during...Read More»

2001 Chrysler PT Cruiser Woody
The Rising And Falling Stars Of The Decade: A Quick Look

Just like the trucker hat jammed in the corner of your closet (let's hope), vehicles come and go with the tides of time, and what was hot just a few years ago might be an unremarkable ride today. Such is the case with the Chrysler PT Cruiser, which was an overwhelming sales success early in the...Read More»

From the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week website
Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Kicks Off

Back in 2007, Mercedes-Benz made a brilliant marketing move, scoring the title sponsorship of IMG Fashion's semi-annual Fashion Week in New York. The multimillion-dollar deal keeps the brand front and center of celebrities, publishers, the media, and other insanely wealthy tastemakers. It's an...Read More»

The smartEcolette collection
Smart Goes Trendy (Um, Trendier)

Small confession: we love Colette (the store in Paris, not the novelist). It's hip, it's full of nice-looking people, and it's just snooty enough to keep things interesting. (We're talking Paris, after all.) However, we're not entirely sure what the new, eco-friendly "smartEcollette" collection has...Read More»

Trashin the fashions with Mr. Steve
Geneva Motor Show: Trashin' The Fashions With Guest Blogger Mr. Steve

Most car sites don't know what to do with auto show booth-babes. Either they ogle the women like sixth graders who've just found their dad's stack of Playboys (dads still read Playboy, right?), or the journalists get jittery about being politically incorrect and ignore the models altogether. In our...Read More»

MINI Pop-Art Umbrella
MINI Pop-Art Umbrella: Ridiculous Release Of The Day

A steady rain is pouring down here on TCC's Atlanta satellite office, and e-mail inbox reservoirs are filling with a week's worth of press releases. Some are smart, some are snooty, some are silly...and some are just plain ridiculous. The MINI Umbrella release is soaked with saccharine, not to...Read More»

2009 Bentley Flying Spur Speed
Bentley, Elizabeth Arden Ignore Recession, Have Luxury One-Nighter

Gathering Depression be damned (right along with sinking Bentley sales): last Thursday, Bentley Motors teamed up with Elizabeth Arden to present the Luxury Limited Edition Night against "the suggestive backdrop of the Bentley Motors showroom in Rome." If you're going to have an over-the-top...Read More»

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