Month: July 2011

The Amazing Villa Sow in Dakar by SAOTA (13)
Architecture Luxury

The Amazing Villa Sow in Dakar by SAOTA

Designed  by Stefan Antoni Olmesdahl Truen Architects (SAOTA), this stunning residence in Dakar, Senegal, is a luxury home that will most probably leave you speechless. It was finished this year and boasts a dramatic architecture, superb interiors and lots of high-end amenities.

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1925 Rolls Royce New Phantom
News & Trends

1925 Rolls Royce New Phantom to Fetch $1 Million at Auction

During the famous Pebble Beach Car Week, Bonhams will again hold their much anticipated Quail Lodge sale in Carmel, California. One of the highlights of the event will be an extraordinary handmade Rolls Royce, specially customized for tiger hunting. Commissioned by Sahib Bahadur of India, the Maharaja of Kotah, the 1925 Rolls Royce New Phantom […]

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Gold Wire Ferrari 250 GTO Sculpture at Pebble Beach
Luxury

Gold Wire Ferrari 250 GTO Sculpture at Pebble Beach

Dante is a remarkable Swiss artist who has a passion for Ferraris 250 GTOs. His love for the car is beautifully reflected in a work of art that he made in pure yellow gold and which he will display at the upcoming Pebble Beach Concour d’Elegance Auction.

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Superb Digital Interiors by Ando Studio (1)
Architecture

Superb Digital Interiors by Ando Studio

Located in Tel Aviv, Israel, the 96 Hayarkon residential building is a ten-floor imposing building designed by Bar Orian Architects. For the 45 luxury apartments inside the building, digital imaging agency Ando Studio has got some really appealing interior design proposals.

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Walt Disney Los Angeles Home (5)
News & Trends

Walt Disney’s Los Angeles Home for Sale: $3.65 Million

If a celebrity house is what you’re after right now, you might want to take a look at the pictures below. They show the former home of cartoon genius Walt Disney. Located in Los Angeles, the house was built to Disney’s specifications and boasts twelve bedrooms. You can find it in the high-end Los Feliz […]

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President Nicolas Sarkozy’s Private Jet
Life style

President Nicolas Sarkozy’s Private Jet

Being the president of a nation involves a lot of responsibility, but it’s also lots of fun sometimes. Luxury hotels welcome you with expensive beverages, winter holydays are spent in warm, exotic places  and airplane companies create awesome private jets for you, like in the case of French president Nicolas Sarkozy.

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$1 Million Worth of Luxe Cars in a Spectacular Accident (9)
News & Trends

$1 Million Worth of Luxe Cars in a Spectacular Accident

The places where we usually see a Bentley next to an Aston Martin, a Ferrari, a Porsche and a Mercedes are either important automotive events or the opulent garages of the rich. But the most interesting place where we’ve seen such a “gathering” of expensive rides was actually a car crash.

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Most Expensive Bottle of White Wine (3)
Luxury

Most Expensive Bottle of White Wine Sold for $123,000

The most expensive commercially sold bottle of white wine was recently purchased by restaurant owner and private collector Christian Vanneque, who paid an impressive £75,000 ($123,000) for it. The rare bottle is a 1811 Château d’Yquem, containing a fine wine that is said to taste like “liquefied crème brûlée”. Still excellent after 200 years (unlike […]

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Paul Smith for Leica Luxe Leather Cases 1
News & Trends

Paul Smith for Leica Luxe Leather Cases

Expensive cameras always look better in expensive cases. Renowned camera manufacturer Leica and designer Paul Smith knew this very well and decided to bring forth a luxe accessory for the D-Lux 5 Leica digital camera. Available in two versions (chocolate calf leather and grey croc-style embossed leather), the cases feature purple lining and are limited […]

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Golden Skateboard by Miya Ando (3)
Luxury

Golden Skateboard by Miya Ando

Here’s your chance to boast your skateboarding skills in a striking (or tacky?) Midas manner. Designer Miya Ando has recently unveiled one of her latest creations, a steel skateboard covered with 24K gold leaf. To reduce the risks of accidentally scratching off the precious metal, she chose to leave one side of the board “unblinged”. […]

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The Panther Glasses from Givenchy (2)
Fashion

The Panther Glasses from Givenchy

The fashion industry always challenges us all with unconventional and extravagant items that are sometimes on the verge of being ridiculous (and which sometimes times really are so). Here is the latest such creation from Givenchy: the colorful Panther collection of retro glasses. Available in plum, charcoal, navy blue and yellow, the cat-eye glasses feature […]

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