Day: September 2, 2011

Insólito Boutique Hotel in Búzios, Brazil 1
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Insólito Boutique Hotel in Búzios, Brazil

Insólito Boutique Hotel is a luxurious retreat situated near the Ferradura Beach, one of the most beautiful beaches in Búzios, Brazil. It boasts a “sustainable integration with nature” and plenty of high-end amenities to lure the wealthy. Thematic rooms, decorated with works of Brazilian artists are lushly appointed to give the very best in terms […]

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Danforth Standard Digitrola Modern Gramophone
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Danforth Standard Digitrola Modern Gramophone

Beautifully merging old gramophone design with new technological advances, Danforth Standard Digitrola is a high-end device for rich audiophiles. It is composed of two parts – a music box and a horn – and has only one sound control for the volume. The box is made of American Walnut wood and Bolivian rosewood and it […]

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Hot Air Balloon for Space Travel
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Hot Air Balloon for Space Travel

Suborbital space is now the new luxe destination. Space tourism is getting ready to bloom and Jose Lopez-Urdiales is making his part in speeding up the process with the stunning space balloon that he created. The unconventional spacecraft was named Bloon and it will send adventurous tourists to space from 2013, if all goes well.

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Bentley Collector’s Items to Be Sold at Charity Auction (15)
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Bentley Collector’s Items to Be Sold at Charity Auction

Bentley Motors graduates have created a beautiful new collection of Bentley-inspired items for the annual charity auction that the automaker holds to raise funds for the Prince’s Trust. There are twenty one-off collector’s items in all, each one carefully handcrafted for the special event.

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When $20,000 is Worth $21,350
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When $20,000 is Worth $21,350

Modern art is so free and unconventional that it’s often difficult to even recognize it as art. Take for instance this creation (if we can call it that) of Denis Beaubois, called “Currency”. It’s basically a stack of $100 bills, totaling $20,000. Not a bow, not a brush stroke, not a crystal more, just a […]

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Reverso Squadra Art Ice Watch from Jaeger-LeCoultre (2)
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Reverso Squadra Art Ice Watch from Jaeger-LeCoultre

Adorned with 1,755 sapphires and 1,300 diamonds, the dazzling Reverso Squadra Art Ice watch is a special Jaeger-LeCoultre creation, dedicated to the 68th edition of the Venice International Film Festival. The luxury watch manufacturer has been an important sponsor of the festival for seven consecutive years and it now decided to celebrate the event with […]

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Luxe iPad Cases from Louis Vuitton
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Luxe iPad Cases from Louis Vuitton

So you’ve already got a Louis Vuitton iPhone 4 case,  but how about your iPad? Did you find an equally glamorous protection case for it too? If not, you’d better take a look at these luxe LV creations. Available in two versions –LV Monogram Canvas and LV Taiga Leather – the cases are lined with […]

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Benjamin Franklin’s Join or Die Cartoon to Fetch $100,000 (4)
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Benjamin Franklin’s Join or Die Cartoon to Fetch $100,000

“There’s no way to overstate just what this cartoon means to American history, Pop Culture history and comics history”(Ed Jaster, Heritage Auctions). Indeed, Benjamin Franklin’s artwork representing the British American colonies of the time is expected to fetch over $100,000 at the upcoming Signature Historical Manuscripts Auction by Heritage Auctions.

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Cathay Pacific’s New Business Class Cabins (2)
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Cathay Pacific’s New Business Class Cabins

Cathay Pacific’s business class has just gotten better! The company acquired eight 777 Freighters and four 777-300ER aircrafts from Boeing for a whopping $3.3 billion and made them available for Asia-U.S. travel. Their business class is simply stunning, so let us take a sneak peek at it.

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Upgraded Mercedes-Benz CL63 AMG – C216 by VATH (5)
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Upgraded Mercedes-Benz CL63 AMG – C216 by VATH

VATH created an impressive tuning package for the new Mercedes-Benz CL63 AMG – C216. The package is called V63S and it includes both performance and design upgrades. With a sport exhaust system and an ECU remap, the car can put out 85 more horsepower and 96 more lb-ft of torque than before. This brings the […]

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New Luxe Watches in the Bulgari Bulgari Collection (1)
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New Luxe Watches in the Bulgari Bulgari Collection

The luxurious Bulgari Bulgari watch collection has been recently updated to include a range of new models for the rich and stylish. The Italian luxury goods retailer has refreshed the collection especially for women. The new models are available in three sizes: 26mm, 33mm and 37mm.

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