Day: July 2, 2012

Architecture

The Lavish White Pearl Chalet by Philippe Capezzone

Located between the Val d’Isèrie mountain village and the Funival funicular in La Daille, in the French Alps, this remarkable chalet is an oasis of luxury amongst thick-snow-covered peaks. Called the White Pearl Chalet and built by renowned architect Philippe Capezzone, it flaunts 3,330 square feet of sophistication and elegance, answering to “the most demanding […]

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News & Trends

Nova, Lunar Europe’s Multifunctional Climbing Wall

Home gyms are not a new idea at all, but this outstanding concept beats everything you’ve ever seen before in terms of home training. Created by Lunar Europe, the Nova wall works both as a beautiful contemporary décor element and as a challenging climbing wall. It is easily controllable via an intuitive iPhone application, and […]

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News & Trends

Supercar Inspired Bicycle: Aston Martin One-77

Supercars are awesome, but sometimes what you really need is physical exercise instead of the alluring comfort of a luxe driver’s seat. Thankfully, your favorite automaker has developed the perfect solution for that! It’s called the Aston Martin One-77, and it’s an great bike for sports enthusiasts. Based on the Factor001, this bicycle uses the […]

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House Improvement

Luxe Duplex Apartment on Jay Street, Tribeca

Offering 4,200 square feet of space, this lovely duplex can be found on Jay Street in Tribeca, Manhattan, New York. It is a wonderful three-bedroom, two-bathroom dwelling with stunning 24-foot ceilings that ensure a sense of spaciousness and luxury. Back in 2002, the apartment was bought by artist Gianluca Berardi with $2.2 million, but the […]

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Fashion

The World’s First Black Diamond Dress by Debbie Wingham

Debbie Wingham, a celebrity dress designer from Amersham, UK has recently unveiled the world’s only black diamond dress at the Fairmont Hotel in Monte Carlo. The event took place on June 14, and all guests were mightily impressed by the glamorous gown worth a whopping £3.5 million (approx. $5.5 million). The incredibly expensive dress flaunts […]

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Luxe Travel

Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit All-Inclusive Luxury Resort

Rated by Forbes as one of the ten coolest all-inclusive resorts in 2012, the Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit, is a wonderful luxury destination in Mexico. It is located on the edge of Banderas Bay, only 15 kilometers from the Puerto Vallarta International Airport. All-inclusive holidays are not exactly the first vacation choice for exclusivity lovers, […]

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Fashion

François-Henri Pinault’s Outstanding Greubel Forsey GMT Watch

Ah, the world of the rich! For them a $500,000 birthday gift is almost something trivial, like a simple birthday card. According to François-Henri Pinault, CEO of Pinault-Printemps Redoute (PPR), his father gifted him a quite interesting gift on his 50th birthday: a €325,000 ($500,000) Greubel Forsey GMT luxury watch. With an 18-carat white gold […]

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Luxe Travel

The Superb Lakaz Chamarel Exclusive Lodge on Mauritius

Managed like a guesthouse, but offering the luxe experience of a five-star hotel, the Lakaz Chamarel Exclusive Lodge is a wonderful boutique hotel on the renowned Island of Mauritius. It is set in the heart of a 12-hectare tropical landscape, and the superb mountains of Chamarel surround the resort as if embracing it with majesty. […]

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Life style

Larry Ellison Buys Gorgeous Lanai Island in Hawaii

The sixth largest island in Hawaii has recently found a new owner. Measuring 141 square miles of land, including 47 miles of lovely coastline, the Lanai island was recently purchased by Larry Ellison, the founder of Oracle Corp. and the third richest man in America. It hasn’t been disclosed exactly how much Mr. Ellison paid […]

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Luxe Travel

Lily Beach Resort & Spa in the Maldives

The beautiful Lily Beach Resort & Spa in the Maldives is the birth place of the “affordable luxury” concept          , an oasis of wellness, comfort and high standards. It is also the first 5-star All-Inclusive Platinum Plan Resort in the area, making it that much more alluring for high-standard seekers. The first excellent thing about […]

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Life style

Jay Z Got a Private Jet on His First Father’s Day

Gifts between Jay Z and Beyoncé are never trivial. Whether it’s a $2 million Bugatti for him, a $350,000 Christmas shopping spree at Hermes for her, or gold, diamond and crystal gifts for their baby girl, everything that they buy for one another is way beyond the ordinary. Beyoncé’s last two acquisitions were both extravagant […]

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