Day: December 7, 2010

100 Million Mansion in Nevada
Architecture Luxury

$100 Million Mansion in Nevada

The name of the house – Tranquility – becomes even more meaningful when you learn that it hasn’t been disturbed in four years, since it first went on sale for a whooping $100 million. So why this exorbitant price? Located in Zephyr Cove, Nevada, the mansion is set on a 210 acres property near Lake […]

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Heavily Renovated House in Australia
Architecture

Heavily Renovated House in Australia

The only retained elements of this completely renovated house in Sydney, Australia, are the exterior walls. The rest has been heavily modified to look better than ever. Originally a 1980s building in a multi-tenancy style, the house offers extended breathtaking views of the harbor and of the surroundings.

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Obama to Spend Christmas in Hawaii Again
Architecture Luxe Travel Luxury News & Trends

Obama to Spend Christmas in Hawaii Again

It seems that since the Obama family’s first visit to this lush waterfront mansion in Hawaii, no other holiday destination has managed to steal their hearts. A new tradition or not, their Christmas trip to this villa on Oahu’s Kailua Beach will be the third one in a row. The only thing that may stand […]

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ALTAIR 70 Hybrid Yacht
Luxury News & Trends

ALTAIR 70 Hybrid Yacht

Hybrid machines are more and more appreciated nowadays, and pots of money are invested in developing nature-friendly motors to power our cars, boats or planes. What you see in the pictures is ALTAIR 70, an innovative hybrid yacht concept, which we find really interesting. The most important thing about this boat is that it features […]

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15 Pounds Equals 1,800 Pounds Sterling
News & Trends

15 Pounds Equals 1,800 Pounds Sterling

Did you ever imagine that the one thing more expensive than your new £1,000 kitchen hood will be the dinner you’ll serve? Believe it or not, the world’s most expensive ham weighs 7 kilos (over 15 pounds) and has an exorbitant price of £1,800 (about $2,850). Even more surprising was for us to learn that […]

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Louis Vuitton S/S 2011 ft Scott Campbell
Fashion News & Trends

Louis Vuitton S/S 2011 ft Scott Campbell

Louis Vuitton introduces the first step of the video diptyque dedicated to the men’s Spring/Summer 2011 collections.

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CDA 3C9 Curved Black Glass Hood
House Improvement

CDA 3C9 Curved Black Glass Hood

For £1,000 you can get yourself what we believe to be the most modern and minimalist looking hood for your high-end kitchen. With an impressive list of features and a perfectly elegant design, the CDA 3C9 is both a decorative element and a very functional hood. It has dishwashable aluminum grease filters, glass light diffuser […]

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A Quick Method to Chill Your Wine
House Improvement

A Quick Method to Chill Your Wine

With this modern and really effective wine bottle cooler, you don’t have to wait long hours for the drink to get chilled before serving it. Fourteen minutes will do for this small appliance. The cooler can do the job even faster than that, if you press the Waterfall button. There are five preset modes: for […]

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Grape Vine Candelabra for Christmas
House Improvement

Grape Vine Candelabra for Christmas

Simple, but with a charm of their own, each one of these candelabra is unique. They look very wild and natural, but you can be sure a lot of careful work has been done to make them so perfect. They can be used as original centerpieces and one great occasion for this is the upcoming […]

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Residence in Pleasant Bay
Architecture

Residence in Pleasant Bay

The idea was to create the perfect summer home and winter house in one residence, and Charles Rose Architects managed to do exactly that. The property is actually a small complex of building with a main house, a detached office tower and an art studio and guest apartment. With a quite extensive use of glass […]

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Domina Duo Photography
News & Trends

Top 20 Trends of the Day (Dec 6)

20. Wheeled Riding Dogs Taxi Leo is now in production. Taxi Leo is a fun, rolling, ridable, dog-shaped seat for children. The kid-centric, adult-attracting design comes from Swedish Ninja and is available in a number of eco-friendly fabric choices. One of the most important criterion for Taxi Leo is keeping kids safe while they play. […]

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