Capitalizing On The Catacombes. Morbid Luxury From Philippe Tournaire for S.T. Dupont.

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The Catacombes Limited Edition Collections in bronze, and new 2012 Catacombes Black Diamond collection by Philippe Tournaire for S.T.Dupont consist of fountain pens, lighters, cigar cutters, cuff links and ashtrays inspired by the Paris Catacombs and their dual symbolism. The french jeweller has designed these limited editions especially for S.T.Dupont, dedicated to this morbid underground side to architecture. Read more

This Is One Wicked Watch. The Tourbillon RM 052 Titanium Skull From Richard Mille.

Tourbillon RM 052 Titanium Skull

There are a lot of Skull watches out there. I’ve even blogged about a few myself. But this new Richard Mille Tourbillon RM 052 Skull Watch is different. The watch’s actual inner workings are integrated into the skull design. Read more

White Fiberglass Skull Chair By Pool.

Skull chair by Pool

This simple, modern white fiberglass skull chair, by Léa Padovani and Sébastien Kieffer of Pool, made its debut at the 2011 Milan Furniture Fair. Read more

Quiltsrÿche: Edgy Quilts By Boo Davis.

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You gotta love a crafter who labels her textile designs with the sign-off “Made With Hate.” At least I do. On her own site she describes herself as follows:”Boo Davis is a designer, illustrator and quiltmaker living in Seattle. She spent much of her youth cozied up under her grandmother’s quilt listening to Ozzy. As a grown-up metalhead and design geek, the intersection of cute and evil is what she finds most compelling.” Read more

Tiki, Tatts and Skulls. Lionel Scoccimaro’s Go Big Or Go Home.

Lionel Scoccimaro Go Big or Go Home

The talented contemporary artist and photographer Lionel Scoccimaro had an exhibit titled Go Big Or Go Home earlier this year at the Carpenters Workshop Gallery. If you missed it, don’t fret, I’m bringing it to you here. Read more

Make No Bones About It, Stephen Einhorn Is Much More Than A Jeweler.

The Work of Stephen Einhorn

We’ve all seen the large amount of Goth skull jewelry out there. And Stephen Einhorn of the UK is yet another who creates jewellery collections which include skulls of all types. But he also makes high end skull and bone items for the home that include water taps, ashtrays, corkscrews, even egg cups. In addition to those objects, he makes fire pits, candle cards and more. Read more