Day: March 21, 2011

Nicholas Clark Architects, Mityas Residence, Chicago (18)
Architecture

Urban Residence in Chicago by Nicholas Clark Architects

With this project, Nicholas Clark Architects has shown us just how much we can do with a limited lot in a crowded urban area. The Courtland Residence covers a 7,800 square foot area and rises three stories high. It’s a perfect home for a family with three children and it boasts two courtyards.

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Who Will Buy the World’s Most Expensive Pacifier
Luxury

Who Will Buy the World’s Most Expensive Pacifier?

It’s not exactly wise to spend $17,000 on a luxury pacifier, knowing that all babies reach a point where they find lot of pleasure in throwing away everything that falls in their hands. No one would like to see some of the 278 diamonds decorating this white gold pacifier scattered on the kitchen marble floor. […]

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most expensive mansion in Manhattan (1)
Luxury

Woolworth Mansion in Manhattan: $90 Million

The most expensive mansion in Manhattan was put up for sale with a mind-blowing asking price: $90 million! The French Gothic townhouse is situated on East 80th Street and it was built in 1916 for the (spoilt) daughter of Frank Winfield Woolworth, an American businessman after whom the mansion was named.

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Viatek HairPro Luxor Laser Hair Brush (2)
Luxury

Viatek HairPro Luxor Laser Hair Brush

Hair treatments can be really expensive, so it’s a great surprise to learn that the Viatek HairPro Luxor Laser Hair Brush costs only $499.99. Note that a session of laser hair therapy at a salon will set you back some $1,000 to $2,000.

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The Versatile Filo Sofa from Cappellini (3)
House Improvement

The Versatile Filo Sofa from Cappellini

Inspired by Filo pastry, the colorful Filo Sofa is an imaginative creation of designers Jay Osgerby and Edward Barber. Even though it’s a simple concept, based on an exposed framework and several layers of quilts, the sofa has got an air of sophistication that is bound to allure many customers.

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The Tallest Residential Tower to Be Built in Mumbai
Architecture Luxury

The Tallest Residential Tower to Be Built in Mumbai

When finished, World One will be India’s most iconic building, and the tallest residential one in the world. Its developers, Lodha Developers Ltd., have awarded the contract for civil construction of the tower to ACC (Arabian Construction Company) and Simplex Infrastructures Ltd. ACC is already famous for mind-blowing creations like 100-floors Princess Tower in Dubai, […]

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1938-Hispano-Suiza-Dubonnet-Xenia (6)
Luxury

The Alluring 1938 Hispano-Suiza Dubonnet Xenia

Coming from a forgotten era of art deco-inspired automotive design, the 1938 Hispano-Suiza Dubonnet Xenia is a true work of art. One highlight of this car is its suspension, especially designed by Andre Dubonnet (hence the car’s name) to offer a smooth driving experience and enhanced performance.

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Limited Edition McLaren F1 LM (6)
Luxury

Luxury Replicas of the Famous Limited Edition McLaren F1 LM

Only five Limited Edition McLaren F1 LM (LM standing for Le Mans) were originally built in honor of the McLaren F1 GTRs that finished the 24 H Le Mans race in 1994. However 199 smaller versions of the car are now here to allure race car enthusiasts.

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Oprah’s Bentley on eBay (3)
Luxury News & Trends

Oprah’s Bentley on eBay

Oprah Winfrey has recently sold her 1996 Bentley Continental GT to an auto company in Florida, and now it is listed on eBay with an asking price of $67,900. There are about 12 more hours left until the auction closes, to the price might still go up a little.

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Luxury Pool Table Disguised as Dining Table (8)
Luxury

Luxury Pool Table Disguised as Dining Table

Turkish furniture maker Koralturk has created a really impressive piece of furniture. You’d never guess that behind this sleek, elegant dining table lies a very functional luxury pool table. Crafted in high-quality MDF and featuring real gold leaf, the Flap Luxury Gold Dining/Pool Table from Koralturk is equipped with adjustable balancing systems, which ensures a […]

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L’Abeille de Guerlain (2)
Luxury

L’Abeille de Guerlain: A New Alluring Luxury Fragrance

Add to our list of most expensive perfumes this fabulous fragrance from Guerlain. Created by Thierry Wasser, the perfume comes in a jewel-like bottle designed by Baccarat with a glass applicator and a silk tassel near the seal.

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