Archive for the ‘want’ Category

want: wear the clay without getting dirty

June 2, 2011

Let’s leave the grime to the pros, ok?

What an entertaining semi! Schiavone played Bartoli, with the defending champ taking out the hometown fave 6-3, 6-3. She’ll face Li Na in the final; their combined age makes this the oldest women’s final since Tauziat and Novotna played Wimbledon in 1998 (via Christopher Clarey, that one).

Swatch comes up with the Jeux d’Elite Roland Garros watch — the same shade as the tourney’s clay courts — and puts it in a tennis ball case. Buy: € 67,00 at

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(semi) want: is it time for linen?

May 25, 2011

We’re always leary of linen, but with the big 3-0 just around the corner, it’s time to mix things up and see what happens.

Buy: Toast Linen Shirt Jacket, in anthracite or old gold khaki, £155.00,

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WANT: this year’s FO look

May 23, 2011

Magnetically creative: There is going to be plenty of WANT-ing during this fortnight. But, for now, let’s start with the Roland Garros design for this year — and the affordable magnet you can nab it on. | Buy: Affiche Magnet for around $11

More: On a men’s tee for $40, too

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WANT: tickets and (jessica’s) hair

February 19, 2011

Don’t you want tickets to the BNP Paribas Showdown at the Madison Square Garden in less than 10 days’ time. We sure do. I mean, come on: John McEnroe, Ivan Lendl, Pete Sampras and Andre Agassi? There is going to be more drama and cat fighting on this night in New York than even Jelena Jankovic could handle. | Buy here | Watch on ESPN

Jessica Simpson looks way to cool on the cover of New York Magazine right now. Seriously? We want that hair. At least to see it on… say, Bethanie Mattek-Sands. Let’s see if BMS is into such a suggestion, k? And if you’re wondering how JSimp got her hair so big, just read the article. It’s where she keeps all her money.

(bnpps msg screengrab; simpson photo by ruven afanador via nymag)

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