{10.27.08} Gear


Need something that will pair well with suits and a top coat? Club Monaco's cashmere cuffs, $39.

Freehands gloves, with pull-back fingertips allow for easy picture taking or grabbing a card from your wallet. $20 to $40.

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When the autumn chill turns to freezing-your-ass-off cold, the last thing you want to do is take off your gloves to flick through pictures and podcasts or answer the call coming through on your iPhone. Which is why this innovation is so welcome. These wool gloves, crafted in New York, come equipped with a tiny enameled dot on the thumb and index finger. The smooth metal circles allow you to navigate the interface on the iPhone and iPod (along with Nintendo DS games and ATMs) without scratches, smudges or frostbite. $15 to $20, at DotsGloves.com.

  • Apple sold 6.9 million iPhones in the fourth quarter of 2008.
    (Source: Fortune)



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