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Tuesday, May 31, 2011

Project Zeus: SR Project Ferrari 458 Italia

The Ferrari 458 Italia, like other stallions from the Italian automaker, is slowly coming one of the most tuned vehicles ever. Today, a Canadian tuner read more

Curved Bathroom Sink in Mosaic Tile

At this year’s Milano Design Week, Lago presented a curved, mosaic tile, bathroom sink, called Skin. This piece seems to act as read more

Grand Park Hotel in Singapore

The Grand Park Orchard is an upscale fashion hotel located in the center of Singapore’s most famous shopping street, Orchard Road. The hotel read more

Titanic plan sells for record $362,920

It was expected to top out at $250,000 but this Titanic keepsake sold for staggering $362,920. The artifact in question is a 33ft plan of read more

Chopard at Cannes

As the official partner of the Cannes Film Festival since 1998, Chopard continues to rule on the red carpet – in addition to read more

Bossom Manor: Dallas Texas

Sir Alfred Bossom’s Dallas mansion was built in the 1920′s by the renowned English architect who was responsible for Dallas’ first read more

Monday, May 30, 2011

Limited edition TAG Heuer Indy 500 Centennial Chronograph

Swiss watchmaker TAG Heuer is celebrating its 150th anniversary this year. TAG Heuer has given some of the most exceptional timepieces used for read more

Eagle Jaguar E-Type Speedster

Based on the Jaguar E-Type of the 1960s, the Eagle Jaguar E-Type Speedster is a custom, all-new design that celebrates the classic while updating it for read more

Famed Marilyn Monroe Subway Dress Goes to Auction

When you first form a picture of Marilyn Monroe in your head you likely picture her singing Happy Birthday to President Kennedy or her in a white dress over a read more

Aston Martin Introducing Branded Luxury Destinations

Renowned manufacturer of luxury British sports cars, Aston Martin, has extended its brand license agreement to include the development of read more

Friday, May 27, 2011

Charlie Sheen Lists Mansion for $7.2 Million

Actor Charlie Sheen has just listed his long-time Sherman Oaks, Calif. residence for $7.2 million. Sheen has owned his Sherman Oaks residence on read more

2011 Porsche 911 Turbo S 10 Year Anniversary Edition

Porsche entered the Chinese market back in 2001 and to celebrate its 10th anniversary, the company has announced a special edition read more

The Grand Rapids World Record Breaking Lip Dub…Wow!!

For those of you who appreciate a unique piece of cinematography this is something you will want to check out. It is a one camera shot that goes read more

Two Wheel Luxury by Mercedes-Benz

We all know how covetable the flashy fast cars by Mercedes-Benz are, but the German automakers’ two-wheeled offerings for 2011 are just the thing for read more

Thursday, May 26, 2011

Top Luxury Hotels With Celebrity Owners

These days, vacationers are spoilt for choice when it comes to luxury hotels. But you can always narrow it down a little. Ever considered staying read more

Mercedes-Benz Creating a Porsche 911 Competitor?

Mercedes’s ever-expanding lineup of models may soon grow yet again, but this latest model looks like one you might consider cashing in your read more

Men’s Luxury Grooming at HOMMAGE Atelier

A day of daddy me time at HOMMAGE is the ultimate Father’s Day gift. This elite grooming haven is a mans best friend. Internationally coveted luxury read more

Wednesday, May 25, 2011

The Beckham’s Malibu Vacation Pad

When you make millions of dollars each year for doing something you love then spending $158,000 per week on a summer rental in Hawaii is probably not read more

The Beckham’s Malibu Vacation Pad

When you make millions of dollars each year for doing something you love then spending $158,000 per week on a summer rental in Hawaii is probably not read more

Sergio Rossi’s Limited Edition Cannes Sandal

There’s something about red shoes that make a girl feel like a million dollars and Sergio Rossi‘s limited edition Cannes sandals certainly don’t read more

Aston Martin V12 Zagato

Inspired by the 50th anniversary of the legendary DB4GT Zagato, Aston Martin has once again teamed with the Italian design house - read more

The New BMW M5

Since 1984, the BMW M5 has been synonymous with the superior driving comfort associated with a premium sedan, combined with read more

‘Cakewalk’ Superyacht For Sale

Apparently there are an abundance of buyers of superyachts because yet another has hit the market. This time around it is the 2010′s superstar read more

Monday, May 23, 2011

Landmark Luxury Hotel in the Windy City

The city of Chicago offers spectacular backdrop to a variety of year-end cultural and sporting events, plus a soaring city skyline that include the Willis Tower and read more

Belvedere Red Party Features Duran Duran

What’s the Cannes Film Festival without a good cause to raise a shooter of top-shelf vodka to? On May 13, 2011, the lush VIP Room was stuffed to its gills with read more

BMW 328 Homage Concept Unveiled

BMW has unveiled a special concept car at his year’s Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este event in Italy. Called the BMW 328 Homage, it pays tribute and celebrates read more

Labelux to Buy Jimmy Choo

Upscale shoe-maker Jimmy Choo is being sold to German luxury-goods company Labelux GmbH, the latest deal in a flurry of luxury-goods acquisitions as read more

Mineral Bath Tub by Treos

ust looking at the Mineral Bath Tub by Treos is enough to instill some peace of mind. This modern, free standing tub definitely has a natural luxury read more

Friday, May 20, 2011

$30,000 Ancient Phoenix Bracelets Can Bring Good Fortune

The possession of phoenix bracelet according to ancient belief brings good fortune which is always associated with a celestial bird. Read More

Rolex & Audi Set Sail for Loro Piana Superyacht Regatta

On June 7 – 11 luxury Italian clothing brand Loro Piana, known for the world’s finest cashmere, will once again stage its Superyacht Regatta in read more

Prada Approved for $2 Billion Hong Kong IPO

Italian luxury goods label Prada has reportedly received approval to go public in Hong Kong. The New York Times reports that a source has confirmed that Prada is read more

Ferrari Superamerica 45 Introduced ahead of Villa D’este

The Ferrari Superamerica 45, built exclusively for car collector Peter Kalikow, has made its debut ahead of its official unveiling at the Villa d’Este Concorso d’Eleganza read more

Rare 1955 Ferrari Bernileta can be yours

The history of the 375 MM Ferrari Bernileta dates back to 1947, when Enzo Ferrari started his own company and hired Gioacchino Colombo as his read more

Thursday, May 19, 2011

D’Amalfi Limoncello Supreme

The king of bling breaks his hiatus by raising a toast to world’s most expensive liquor. Stuart Hughes is the name responsible to jazz up almost every read more

Hawker Beechcraft Offers Free Lotus with Purchase of Aircraft

Some offers are simply too good to refuse – Hawker Beechcraft Corporation, the maker of state-of-the-art, high-end private aircraft, has partnered with read more

Chopard Diamond Stilettos to be Auctioned

If you are a Paul Simon fan, particularly the lyrics of ”Diamonds on the soles of her shoes” and if you wish such a shoe existed…well read more

Henge Concrete Table Tennis Platforms

Playing table tennis outdoors is preferable to an indoor setting, but typical indoor composite setups don’t stand up so well to the elements of nature. Enter read more

Wednesday, May 18, 2011

The Mercedes-Benz of Helicopters

The first finished EC145 Mercedes-Benz Style multi-purpose helicopter was unveiled at the European Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (EBACE) in Geneva read more

Tuesday, May 17, 2011

2012 Bentley Continental GT

The new 2012 Bentley Continental GT is here! Moonbeam exterior with Beluga interior. 6.0 Liter, W12 Twin-Turbocharged Flexfuel Engine, 6-Speed read more

Ultra-rare Porcupine to be the world’s most expensive motorcycle

The list of world’s most expensive motorcycle does will soon need to be updated as a rare 1954 AJS E95 “Porcupine” motorcycle is expected to read more

Gucci Cancun Handbag

Gucci Cancun is to get exclusive pieces for sale for the Cancun store only. The La Boutique Palacio will carry a limited edition of the Cancun handbag and a read more

Most Expensive Rolex Ever Heading to Auction

At its May 16 sale of Important Watches in Geneva, Christie’s offered a wide selection of the world’s finest watches from renowned brands like read more

Calvin Klein throws a party on Vantage superyacht at Cannes

After the Royal Wedding, the world turned its attention to Cannes where the stars glittered on land. While the stars and visitors from around the world read more

Rankin Honors 100 years of Rolls-Royce’s Flying Lady

As one of the world’s most provocative photographers, Rankin is no stranger to challenge and controversy. In addition to shooting for prestigious read more

Monday, May 16, 2011

Seiko Instruments x Issey Miyake’s “O” Watch

Seiko Instruments Inc. presented at the Basel World in Switzerland earlier this year a gorgeous watch designed by Issey Miyake for the celebration of read more

Experimental 1926 Rolls-Royce 10EX Heading to Auction

At the Salon Prive Concours d’Elegance on June 23, RM Auctions will offer the rare 1926 Rolls-Royce 10EX, the only experimental Phantom I to be kept read more

Oakley Design Lamborghini Aventador LP760-2

The new Lamborghini Aventador is so perfect in every aspect that you wouldn’t want to change a single thing. But five of those who think read more

Sunday, May 15, 2011

BMW M Series Carbon Racer Bike

BMW will be the reason to inspire thousands to take the healthy route when it launches its exclusive M Series Carbon Racer Bike. It uses a high level of read more

Segway X2 Golf

Somewhere between walking the course and taking a golf cart lies the $8,000 Segway X2 Golf. This golf-specific Segway allows for even read more

Audi A7 Sportback Debutes Singapore

This week, Audi unleashed its A7 Sportback in Singapore. The handsome five-door coupe, with its sleek hood, C-pillars and optional LED headlights, combines a read more

Lamborghini Sesto Elemento – The World’s Most Expensive Supercar

Unfortunately for many that will read this article, it is not street legal in the United States. After almost a decade of dominance in the space of the most expensive read more

Anna Kournikova Lists Miami Beach Home

Tennis star Anna Kournikova’s 6,600-square-foot house in Miami Beach has volleyed onto the market with a price tag of read more

Buckingham Palace to Display 200 Years of Royal Diamonds

Although the spotlight has been on Kate recently, it isQueen Elizabeth II who will soon become the second-ever sovereign in British history to read more

Steve McQueen’s 1971 Husqvarna 400 Cross

“Don’t you want to be able to say you sold your bike to Steve McQueen?” That was apparently the line McQueen used at times to convince sellers to read more

Mosconi’s Balabushka Billiards Cue For Sale

Legendary player Willie Mosconi’s family is selling his favorite pool cue, pool table as well as other memorabilia that was owned by read more

World’s Most Expensive Casino

Sify, a news organization based in India, has named MGM’s sprawling City Center – set on 68-acres in Las Vegas — the most expensive read more

Tuesday, May 10, 2011

Charlie Chaplin’s 1929 Pierce-Arrow

From Easy Street to Modern Times, Charlie Chaplin has given us some of the funniest and most famous movies of all time. He is undoubtedly read more

Estate Built for the Monoco Royal Family

French luxury home, Eze was originally built for the Monaco Royal Family, and boasts a prime location just 5 minutes away from Monaco. Read More

Amosu 24ct Gold Kindle Now Available

Alexander Amosu, known for his uber-cool bling-bling creations, is back again with yet another striking creation read more

Lady Gaga Auctions Off Autographed Gucci Shoes to Help Christchurch, New Zealand

Christchurch, New Zealand suffered from a debilitating earthquake recently. While it was all but forgotten by the even greater tragedy that befell read more

Monday, May 9, 2011

James Packer Selling ‘Z Sidney Superyacht’

James Packer’s 46-meter Z Superyacht is now on sale, just over a year after it was first moored in Rose Bay. Australian billionaire, gaming and media magnate read more

Jaguar C-X75 Heading to Production

Today Jaguar announced exciting news that it has partnered with Williams F1 to build a production version of the exclusive C-X75 hybrid supercar which read more

American WWII spy Marie Aline Griffith’s jewels go to auction

Going back to jewelry Sotheby’s is all set to bring some stunning examples of beautiful craftsmanship owned by a former American World War II spy read more

Home Alone House

Even without the notoriety of being in one of the highest grossing movies of all time, this house seems to be an exceptional deal at $2.4 million. Read More

2011 Porsche Cayman S Black Edition

Porsche has announced it will be releasing a special edition of the Cayman, called the Porsche Cayman S Black Edition. Like the Boxster Black and read more

Chanel ‘The Tale Of A Fairy’ Trailer

Karl Lagerfeld has continued his foray into films with a 30-minute-long piece entitled “The Tale of a Fairy,” set to be screened at the Chanel Cruise collection read more

Sunday, May 8, 2011

Crazy Horse Undresses for Chopard at Cannes Film Festival

Chopard is as well-known for its exceptional jewelry and watches as it is for hosting fabulous evening events. In May 2011, Chopard will outdo itself by inviting read more

Maurice de Vlaminck Painting Breaks Record

Maurice de Vlaminck’s work broke all records at Christie’s when the French artist’s 1905 Paysage de Banlieue, oil painting on canvas fetched read more

Friday, May 6, 2011

World’s most expensive Jaguar E-type unveiled after restoration

After 7,000 hours of restoration in Shropshire the covers have off what is probably the most valuable Jaguar E-Type ever – worth a cool read more

Rare 1937 Bugatti Type 57SC Atlantic Coupé Available

Last year, a rare Bugatti Type 57SC Atlantic traded hands for $30-$40 million, setting the record for the highest sum ever paid for read more

Trussardi celebrates 100 years with camouflage sunglasses

Trussardi has unveiled a new range for its 100 year anniversary and it looks good, very good. The glasses cost $875 and there will be only read more

Giselle Bundchen in Alexander McQueen

uper model Giselle Bundchen wore a gorgeous Alexander McQueen gown to the 2011 MET Gala, celebrating the opening of read more

Stunning Lakefront Contemporary

NCE & LUXURY PREVAIL! Custom designed by architect Jeffrey Klum this stunning lakefront contemporary built w/the highest quality materials & craftmanship sits read more

‘Tranquility’ Lake Tahoe, Nevada (w/ video tour)

“Tranquility” is Lake Tahoe’s most prestigious property with few rivals in the World. 210 acres of magical seclusion overlooking Lake Tahoe situated on its own private lake. Read More

Foo Fitch Diamond Cutlery

Hatton Garden jeweler and Professional Jeweller Hot 100 Retail Star Nick Fitch has turned his artistic attentions to cutlery with the creation of read more

Wednesday, May 4, 2011

Jessica Alba – the new Face of Piaget’s

Swiss jeweler Piaget has unveiled Jessica Alba as the newest ambassador for its Possession line of fine jewelry. In collaboration with the Piaget team, read more

Ferrari Limited-Edition Motorboat Arno XI

If you want to have a Ferrari and a classic motorboat but can't currently afford either than perhaps we have a solution, a Ferrari Limited-Edition read more

Montblanc ‘Diamond Solitaire’ Pen

Montblanc has already given us a number of priceless writing marvels, and now the exclusive writing instrument by Montblanc called the read more

THE $75,000 Cannes Film Festival Luxury Lifestyle Experience

Cannes Film Festival is very well known for its glamorous allure, attended by a select list of celebrity and elite types on the idyllic French Riviera. This year the exclusive read more

Tuesday, May 3, 2011

Breitling Superocean Chronograph II Watch

The best watches offer a delicate blend of sportiness and class, and the Breitling Superocean Chronograph II Watch has plenty of read more

Kate Middleton to put her wedding dress on display

Catherine Middleton, or the Duchess of Cambridge had quite a lavish wedding that was viewed and enjoyed by the world. And now the Duchess is paying her homage to read more

Charter a Yacht for Cannes Film Festival

The Cannes Film Festival has been hailed as the most glamorous of film festivals from around the world. Held in the South of France, this year’s event will be read more

Panamera Diesel to Launch in Europe

It should come as no surprise that Porsche is putting a diesel power plant in their 4-door people mover the Panamera. Following in the wake of read more

Monday, May 2, 2011

Frauscher adds F 909 Benaco S to its range of sporty motor yachts

Gorgeous, speedy and sporty are some of the adjectives we can use to describe the range of yachts of varying character from read more

Royal Wedding Souvenir Coin

The Royal Mint has created a unique piece of Royal Wedding history like no other and only 40 of the 22 carat gold kg coins, featuring a traditional portrait of read more

Rapper buys new $8 million Maybach Exelero

Rapper Birdman (Bryan Williams), also co-founder of Cash Money Records, has apparently spent $8,000,000 on read more

Lighted Outdoor bar by Vondom

Check out this cool bar, it looks good during the day and even better at night. This lighted outdoor bar by Vondom is guaranteed to entertain read more