The Dell Dimension XPS 700 Special Edition Formula Red perfectly melds form and function by marrying Intel's super-fast Core 2 Duo processor, 2GB memory and a 512 nVidia GeForce 7900 video card with an aluminum forward-slanted casing reminiscent of a jet engine exhaust. This boutique-class gaming computer also boasts a 250-GB hard drive, DVD burner and a 19-inch flat-panel monitor. $2,999 from Dell , www.dell.ca
Zip your favourite luxe lady into M0851 's black short-waisted jacket ($720, 23 St. Thomas, 416-920-4001).
Toronto-based bike brand Cervélo just scored a 2006 Design Exchange Award for creative cycling products. Celebrate with your favourite pedaller by pushing them this swanky R3 SL bike ($6,000, Duke's Cycle , 625 Queen West, 416-504-6138, www.cervelo.com).
For the photographer who wants absolute craftsmanship - and isn't afraid to pay for it: the Leica M8 , a 10.8-megapixel camera from the manufacturer that introduced the first practical 35mm camera. This updated digital version is made to the same exacting standards, and is compatible with the same lenses engineered in the 50s for the original Leica M. ($5,599 from Vistek , 496 Queen East, 416-365-1777, www.vistek.ca).
You'll feel like you're there when you're watching this Panasonic Viera 60 series plasma TV , available in 37-inch, 42-inch, 50-inch and 58-inch screen sizes (from $2,299 at Bay Bloor Radio , 55 Bloor West, 967-1122).
Gnarly snowboard ers well aware of global warming's long-term impact on their season will love this stylee board made from fast-growing bamboo ($569, Boardsports , 2010 Yonge, 416-485-9463).