Year of the Horse

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James Doran Webb

The British sculptor creates furniture and animal sculptures from driftwood. The animal series are created both life-sized and in miniature. Rearing Stallion (below), on display at the Oakley Court Hotel, Windsor, UK. Steeplechase, a tabletop sculpture of driftwood and stainless steel (above) US$6,500. www.jamesdoranwebb.com

 Untitled37Vacheron Constantin Legend of the Chinese Zodiac

Drawing inspiration from the art of paper-cutting, or jianzhi, the finely crafted central horse sits on a face of leaf motifs – a classic in Chinese iconography. Calibre 2460 G4, with hands-free time display through the four apertures. Limited to 12 pieces in 18k pink gold and 12 pieces in platinum. www.vacheron constantin.complatinum.

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Puma Suede pack

The sports brand’s classic Suede silhouettes – PUMA Suede and PUMA Suede Mid – are reimagined in richly coloured copper and chocolate-brown hues, with the Chinese character for ‘horse’ embroidered on the tongue and etched on a wooden chess piece that hangs on the eyelet. www.puma.com

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99.99% pure gold in 1oz, 1/4oz and 1/10oz sizes. 1oz gold proof coloured edition (shown) AU$2,695 www.perthmint.com.au

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Cross

Special-edition ‘Year of the Horse’ fountain pen features an 18k gold nib and 23k gold-plated overlays within the polished translucent imperial-red lacquer. US$450 www.cross.com

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Shanghai Tang & Moleskine

Limited-edition notebook, embossed with a Tangram horse pattern. A5, 240 pages. US$51.60 www.shanghaitang.com

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Society6 throw pillows

1. Mark Ashkenazi, 2. Harry Leung, 3. Kate Fitzpatrick 16 x 16 – US$20, 20 x 20 US$28. www.society6.com

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Sk8-Hi Reissue

Thematic Sk8-Hi Reissue iteration mocked up in ‘Chili Pepper’ red pony-hair upper with tonal red suede. www.vans.com


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