Day: November 24, 2011

The Union Square Loft in Manhattan, New York
Architecture

The Union Square Loft in Manhattan, New York

Situated in Manhattan, New York City, the Union Square Loft project was completed by Naiztat + Ham Architects Studio. The designers and the owners saw the real value of this 3,600-square-foot loft with structural steel columns, tall vaulted ceilings, and an open feel. A few modifications were needed for this place to be modern and […]

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PJ World Yacht – The Ultimate Luxury Home on Water
Luxury

PJ World Yacht – The Ultimate Luxury Home on Water

This amazing 82-meter (269-foot) superyacht is still under construction in Norway, but it has already drawn a lot of media attention with its awesome features. Designed by Palmer Johnson in collaboration with Rolls Royce, this baby has its own submarine and helicopter hangar! Whenever you feel like exploring the depths, you can enter the six-man […]

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Luxury

Luxury Cufflinks from Fonderie 47

Fonderie 47 is a company with a great goal: that of helping Africa become “free from the fear of assault riffles”. With this purpose in mind, they created the Transforming Cufflinks, made entirely of metal from AK-47 guns. With every pair of cufflinks that someone buys, one hundred riffles are destroyed in Africa. With an […]

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Olivia Wilde Unveils The Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree Star
News & Trends

Olivia Wilde Unveils The Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree Star

The 2011 Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree will sparkle with thousands of dazzling crystals, of which approximately 25,000 will be part of a huge Christmas tree star by Swarovski. Actress Olivia Wilde was invited to help unveil the impressive ornament. At the event, she wore a lovely shimmery dress and precious jewels from Swarovski’s 2011 fall/winter […]

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Award Wining Beachfront Residence in Florida
Architecture

Award Wining Beachfront Residence in Florida

This stunning beachfront residence in Florida was designed by Guy Peterson, a noted architect in Sarasota. Currently for sale at $14.5 million, the residence is situated on a 1.53-acre lot in the exclusive Sanderling Club, a gated community on Siesta Key. Its award-winning architecture seems to be inspired by the fascinating Rubik’s cube, with each […]

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News & Trends

Golden Edition Champagne by Moet & Chandon

Celebrate New Year’s Eve in style with a bottle of fine champagne by Moet & Chandon. Wrapped in gold leaves and hand-gilt by French artisan Arthus Bertrand, the Golden Premium Jeroboam Champagne is probably the best taste you can enjoy at the beginning of a new year. Each limited edition bottle will come with a […]

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Architecture

18 Kowloon East: The ‘Green’ Building in Hong Kong

This impressive tower located in Hong Kong was designed by Aedas. The 18 Kowloon East, as it is called, is a 28-storey building that includes retail spaces, offices and a car-park. Situated in the middle of the industrial area, between sumptuous and imposing blocks, this building stands out with its environmentally sustainable design. The car-park […]

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Architecture

Duplex Apartment Renovation by VMCF Atelier

VMCF stands for Valerio Maria Cinzia Ferrari, the founder of the architecture studio. He renovated this duplex apartment in Paris for himself and his family. First he bought a 1,700-square-foot space in a 1850 building: an apartment on the sixth floor and ten former maids’ rooms in the attic above. After merging the two spaces, […]

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Bespoke Christmas Gift for Gentlemen
News & Trends

Bespoke Christmas Gift for Gentlemen

Bowmore Tweed Savile Row Experience is this year’s ultimate Christmas gift for gentlemen. The luxe package is the result of a special collaboration between Malcolm Plews, an esteemed Savile Row tailor, and Bowmore, one of the oldest scotch whisky distilleries in Scotland. For £3,000 (about $4,700), interested customers will receive a bespoke Bowmore tweed jacket, […]

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World’s Most Expensive Mince Pie $4,700
Luxury

World’s Most Expensive Mince Pie: $4,700

Mince pie is not your favorite? What if it was made with holy water from Lourdes and sperm whale secretions? Not impressed yet? Ok, what if it contained a platinum coin and was dressed in high-grade platinum leaf? Still not interested? Well, we can’t blame you, but maybe this last piece of information will change […]

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Swarovski-Studded Luxury Umbrellas by Archer Adams
Luxury

Swarovski-Studded Luxury Umbrellas by Archer Adams

Bad weather is never a good enough reason to leave your unique style behind. Walk in the rain with a classy luxury umbrella made of fine materials and boasting a perfect mechanism that is guaranteed for life. Made by Archer Adams London, the Westminster Umbrellas flaunt elegant silver-plated handles that will attract glances of admiration […]

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