Day: August 25, 2011

The New and Improved Bentley Continental GTC (9)
Luxury

The New and Improved Bentley Continental GTC

Following the remarkable success of the first Bentley Continental GTC, the second generation model is better in every respect and delivers a more contemporary presence. We will all have the pleasure of seeing it at the International Automobile Exhibition (IAA) in Frankfurt next month, but before that, we are happy to present some of the […]

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Runway Inspired Golf Wear (9)
Fashion

Runway Inspired Golf Wear

Upon first glance at the Toby Tucker Golf line, one is met with a visual of casual sportswear with a sharp runway attitude. This is no surprise, as the designer behind the line, Toby Tucker, started her professional life at Vogue and Glamour magazines, and eventually became Fashion Director at In-Style for 9 years. This […]

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iPad Briefcases from Thom Browne (6)
Life style

iPad Briefcases from Thom Browne

Thanks to Thom Browne, businessmen can now carry around their iPads with style. The New York-based designer created a classic-looking men’s briefcase especially designed to safely hold an iPad and a few other items in the extra pockets. It looks like a regular leather briefcase, only smaller and it has a gold locking clasp with […]

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Trouble Making Russian Oligarchs at a Billionaire Club
News & Trends

Trouble Making Russian Oligarchs at a Billionaire Club

A group of rich Russians who afforded to charter the Kismet superyacht for $860,000 per week, spent a crazy night in a billionaires’ club and failed to pay for the 90 bottles of bubbly that they had ordered. They simply slipped out when the club was very crowded and returned to their luxurious charter yacht. […]

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Maximo Rieras Rhino Chair (4)
House Improvement

Maximo Riera’s Rhino Chair

Maximo Riera is a Spanish designer with really bold ideas. He found some visually stunning ways of combining furniture design with art, by creating unique and very sculptural chairs. The Rhino Chair and the  are two of his amazing creations that merge comfort and style with life-size representations of wild and powerful animals.

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Brad-Pitt-Malibu-Beach-House (15)
Architecture

Brad and Angelina’s California Residence for Sale

Brad Pitt and his beautiful partner Angelina Jolie have three gorgeous residences in California and one of them is now for sale at $13.75 million. When Pitt bought the house in 2005, he paid “only” $8.4 million for it, but he then spent pots of money on various transformations and renovations. Thus the 1962 mansion […]

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Audi A8 hybrid/Standaufnahme (11)
Luxury

Audi Reveals More About the Hybrid A8

Audi is embracing the hybrid technology and after years of teasing with the hybrid Q5, the automaker is finally ready to do more. The hybrid A8 that they unveiled in 2010 at the Geneva Motor Show will be launched on the market in 2012 as an ideal car for those who love the Audi design, […]

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The Ergo Bathtubs from Hoesch (5)
News & Trends

The Ergo Bathtubs from Hoesch

Enjoy your favorite spa experiences from the comfort of your home with these very special bathtubs from Hoesch, called Ergo.  Available in different shapes (almost everything from oval to round or square), each bathtub can be fitted with up to four spots, plus a light strip set into the overflow grove. Choose your favorite LED […]

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Residence Zanzibar Resort by HBA (18)
Luxe Travel

Residence Zanzibar Resort by HBA

Design firm Hirsch Bender Associates (HBA)designed a superb resort on the beautiful Zanzibar Island in the Indian Ocean. It boasts a total of 66 luxe villas, spread over 80 acres. The colorful culture of Zanzibar is reflected in the eclectic design of the resort, which shows different influences from the British, Swahili, Indian and Omani […]

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Land Rover Defender Luxury Experience from Vilner (7)
Luxury

Land Rover Defender Luxury Experience from Vilner

The tough Land Rover Defender is not exactly a symbol of luxury, but with a little help from Bulgarian custom studio Vilner, two of these rugged off-roaders have become beautiful, luxe rides for the rich. Their owner is a Russian oligarch who has a passion for hunting and who will use the upgraded Defenders for […]

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News & Trends

Cadillac Ciel Concept Presented in Jay Leno’s Garage

The superb Cadillac Ciel concept caused some jaws to drop at this year’s Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance. It’s a gorgeous hybrid convertible powered by a twin-turbocharged 3.5-liter V6 engine capable of putting out 425 horsepower and an electric motor that draws its energy from a lithium-ion battery pack.

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