Vivienne Tam Teams up with Monster to Create Butterfly IN-EAR HEADPHONES

These Butterfly headphones will compliment the upcoming Vivienne Tam Butterfly Netbook

Monster, a longtime leader in advanced consumer electronics accessories and fast becoming one of the world’s leading manufacturers of premium headphones, is proud to introduce its new “Butterfly™” high-performance in-ear headphones (MSRP: $199.95), created in conjunction with world-renowned fashion designer Vivienne Tam. The new patent-pending Butterfly headphones echo the “Butterfly Lovers” theme of Ms. Tam’s acclaimed Spring 2010 fashion collection, featuring an elegantly curved design, light gold-brushed finish and colorful butterfly images on the earpieces. They provide style-conscious consumers with an unprecedented opportunity to enjoy great sounding music while expressing their personal taste in a way that is unmistakably the work of the renowned Chinese-born designer.

Noted Ms. Tam: “Fashion and music together give you a different journey, different world and experiences of life. Music gives my designs movement and rhythm. I dance with my designs.
Double Happiness.”

The world’s first intelligent Bluetooth headset -Jawbone ICON

Available in six designs  that you can coordinate with your clothes as well as your mood the new Jawbone ICON is sure to please.     With a little luck I will have a hands on review for you in the near future.

Jawbone ICON, its most sophisticated product to date and the world’s first intelligent Bluetooth headset. Jawbone ICON brings new meaning to the term ‘wearable technology’ by enabling users to select iconic voices that speak into the user’s ear; providing information such as remaining battery power, caller ID and more – using the all-new MyTALK platform currently in private beta at mytalk.jawbone.com.

Jawbone ICON is available in six unique designs with elegant, jewelry-like finishes that match the personas that they embody. Jawbone ICON features several audio advancements as well as upgrades to its wind-cancellation and battlefield-tested NoiseAssassin technology. Jawbone ICON retails for just $99.99

Technology & Fashion Merging Together on Project Runway

HP Computers Usher in New Levels of Design Innovation on Season Seven of Lifetime Television’s Hit Series “Project Runway”

Fusing the worlds of fashion and technology, HP today announced with Intel a product integration with Lifetime Television’s hit show “Project Runway” that makes HP’s touch-enabled PCs and notebooks an integral part of the Project Runway Logocreative process throughout the show’s new season.

Contestants will, for the first time in the history of the series, have the option to use computers to sketch designs and inspire their work. “Project Runway” season seven will premiere Jan. 14 at 10 p.m. ET/PT on Lifetime.

“Technology is what’s next in fashion design. Forward-thinking designers are exploring new ways to use technology in the design process,” said Barbara Schneeweiss, vice president of Production and Development for TV and Feature Film at The Weinstein Company.

Technology on the show HP TouchSmart tm2 Tablet PC with Pen

The “Project Runway” designers will have the opportunity to unleash their creativity using HP TouchSmart PCs and HP TouchSmart tm2 notebooks, both powered with Intel processors. The screen of the tm2 can be rotated around and converted to slate mode, morphing it into a sketchpad with digital pen. This allows the designers to draw, sketch and take notes with near limitless options for colors, brushes and effects.

The winning designer of season seven will receive a $50,000 prize package from HP and Intel to create, design and run his or her own business.

Fashion and Technology at its Best -HP & Vivienne Tam Rock the Runway

HP and  Designer Vivienne Tam

While the details on the spes for the upcoming HP Vivienne Tam are being kept under wraps, the Digital Clutch was unvailed at Fashion Week in New York and I was fortunate enough see  the beautiful butterfly covered netbook first hand.

HP Vivienne Tam Butterfly digital clutch netbook computer

HP Vivienne Tam Butterfly digital clutch netbook computer

HP and world-renowned designer Vivienne Tam unveiled the new look in digital clutch chic on the catwalk of Tam’s Spring 2010 fashion show during New York’s Fashion Week at Bryant Park. The HP Vivienne Tam digital clutch features an original butterfly design inspired by the classic Chinese love story “Butterfly Lovers.” Beautiful butterflies are brought to life on a champagne gold backdrop.

“To me, butterflies symbolize love, freedom, independence and transformation,” said Vivienne Tam. “I love working with HP because they are also inspired by nature. Together we bring life, color and personality to the computer world, creating fashionable technology for modern women.”

The HP Vivienne Tam collaboration marries two cultures – fashion and technology – to reflect transformative spirit and chic lifestyle.

“With her spring collection, Vivienne channeled her creativity into a timeless design that will help HP deliver the next must-have item for fashion-forward women around the world,” said Satjiv S. Chahil, senior vice president, Worldwide Marketing, Personal Systems Group, HP.

“The new digital clutch design embodies the inspiration for my entire spring collection,” said Tam. “When women around the globe carry HP’s digital clutch and wear my clothes, I want them to feel independent and free, like butterflies.” ‘StyleCaster’ virtual experience

Together, HP and Vivienne Tam also launched a fully integrated online experience and destination on StyleCaster. Fashionistas around the globe can learn more about Vivienne Tam and the new clutch at www.Stylecaster.com/viviennetam.

Fashion Night Out 2009 Is a isn’t just in New York City It’s a World Wide Event

Tonight I’m heading to Neiman Marcus to do my part in supporting retail shopping, restoring consumer confidence and celebrating fashion.

Technology and Fashion go hand in hand, there is an enormous amount of technology that goes into the clothes and accessories we wear.

Fashion’s Night Out 2009 | A Global Celebration of Fashion

In the United States, American Vogue has joined with NYC & Company, the City of New York, and the Council of Fashion Designers of America to enliven again the consumer spirit that churns the economy and boosts the local industry of America’s fashion capital, New York City. Next only to finance, fashion is the second-largest sector of industry in New York City—the headquarters of more than 800 fashion companies employing 175,000 people and generating $10 billion in total wages. At City Hall’s May 20 press conference to announce Fashion’s Night Out, Vera Wang said, “To put it bluntly, if people don’t shop, people lose their jobs.”

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Via: fashionsnightout.com

HP Mini 1000 Vivienne Tam Edition

The perfect fashion accessory The Mini 1000 Vivienne Tam Edition is so small that you can carry it in your purse. It’s also:

  • Stylish and alluring, with vibrant peony blooms signifying good fortune and prosperity (matching silk sleeve included)
  • Super slim and lightweight—just 2.45 lb. to start
  • Less than 1″ thick
  • ENERGY STAR® qualified

Go to HP.com for details.

HP Mini Vivienne Tam Edition Series

HP Mini Vivienne Tam Edition Series