Orange Is the New Black

Orange is really the new black these days, so brighten up your life with these seven select pieces of gear.

Rubber Rolex

What’s better than having a Rolex on your wrist? Having one with a personalised, rubber strap, that’s what.

This orange band comes courtesy of leading rubber strap providers Rubber B, specialising in Rolex and Panerai watches. AED 810 –

Rubber B Rolex Replacement Watch Strao Rubber Universal Watch Strap

Big sound

Over ear headphones are statement makers, and what better way to make that statement than with a bright orange colour scheme.

This pair of Philips shl5001 will do the trick. Cheap too. AED 100 –

Philips shl5001 Ear Phones

Sit still

Four and a half years it took the design team Raw Edges to create this Concertina Chair for Louis Vuitton. The floral geometry and sculptural simplicity make its foldability, flawless. AED 67,000 –                                                                    Concertina Chair

Snap happy

Thanks to smartphones, cameras are on the way out – well, you’d think that until you got your hands on this gorges, ergonomic-focused Hasselblad Stellar compact digital camera. AED 12,000 –

Caffeine hit

Heston Blumenthall once told EDGAR that the beauty of Nespresso is that every cup is as good as the last. So, the only deciding factor for buying the Inissia EN 800 should be what colour you go with. We recommend the orange, obviously. AED 550 –

It’s on me

A serious man needs a serious wallet, so upgrade yours with one from the Ettinger collection at Bloomingdales – you’ll be surprised how many people notice. AED 1,700 –

Live fast

We’ve never been slow to whip out the ol’ EDGAR credit card, but we’re pretty sure we set a new speed record at the sight of this custom-made French Connection model from motor supremos Deus Ex Machina. – – How to look good in orange.