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Thursday, June 30, 2011

Bond No. 9 Comes To The High Line

You got to hand it to Friends of the High Line, they are slowly (but surely) saving the Meatpacking District from read more

One-of-a-Kind Bra Sparkes With Over 6,000 Swarovski Crystals & Pearls

To look good on the outside, you need to feel good inside too. And you can start with keeping yourself happy with read more

Walton Ranch in Jackson Hole Wyoming

Seldom do you find such a beautiful ranch with outstanding fishing and hunting opportunities in a desirable area and convenient to a popular read more

Wednesday, June 29, 2011

Louis Vuitton 4Motion Sunglasses

True to the spirit of the House’s savoir-faire, Louis Vuitton presents Louis Vuitton 4Motion™, an eyewear line dedicated to read more

Bruce Wayne to drive Lamborghini Aventador in Batman: The Dark Knight Rises

Bruce Wayne has lots of toys at his disposal. Billions of dollars and Lucius Fox mean a near unlimited supply of pure awesome. Still, Wayne can’t read more

Tuesday, June 28, 2011

Chrome Audi R8 Spyder

Every once in a while you run across something so over the top that “blinged out” doesn’t even cover it. And so it is with the read more

Dartz plans an all-gold armored truck for ‘The Dictator’ movie

The story is simple: a beautiful Iraqi commoner gets raped by an evil husband. The theme is actually an allegory for the US invasion of Iraq but read more

Louis Vuitton’s Damier Infini Line for Men

For stylish gents looking to inject a little discreet glamor into their office-wear, consider Louis Vuitton’s new range of Damier Infini for men. Read More

Monday, June 27, 2011

Marilyn Monroe Champagne

If you are out of beer from your beer bar (see previous article) or looking to celebrate in style, then check out this Marilyn Monroe read more

Alpina Mobile Luxury Beer Bar

Move the party from inside to the great outdoors with ease thanks to the Alpina Mobile Beer Bar. Mounted on four sturdy wheels, the stylish bar can be read more

Rare Billy the Kid Photograph Sold for $2.3 Million

The only authenticated photograph of infamous Wild West gunslinger Billy the Kid was auctioned off to Florida billionaire read more

Modern Rocking Bed by Shiner

This modern rocking bed has definitely rocked a piece of our inspiration world, and so – we share. Designed by Shiner’s very own read more

Bentley Continental GT gets a Classic Pack Makeover

Time to give your Bentley Continental GT a new lease of life with the “the new Mulliner Styling Specification, a range of Bentley-designed styling options” Read More

Final Bugatti Veyron Sold

The final Bugatti Veyron 16.4 has been sold to a customer in Europe, says the supercar manufacturer. However the read more

Armani’s New Photo Campaign: Frames of Your Life

Wearing ultra cool luxury eyewear puts a spin on the trendy preppy chic look, and Armani’s new photo campaign aims to capture read more

Rolls-Royce SG Celebrates Spirit of Ecstacy Centenary

Rolls-Royce Singapore celebrated the centenary year of its iconic Spirit of Ecstasy with a specially themed gala dinner at the read more

Friday, June 24, 2011

Belvedere Vodka & RED™ Join Forces

In another move that’s burnished the premium vodka house’s glamorous reputation, Belvedere announced its partnership with (RED)™ with a high-octane read more

Custom-Made Louis Vuitton Wine Carrying Case

For the true wine connoisseur and collectors of classy liquors, flaunting the bottle is as important as the content of it. Perhaps, the reason why read more

Outdoor Lounge Bed by Usona Home

Get ready to make the most of your summer days with the Outdoor Lounge Bed by Usona Home. With a 360 degree adjustable read more

Sailfish Point: Private Waterfront Living on the Florida Coast

Sailfish Point is a private community, an island within an island. However, while secure and surrounded by water, Sailfish Point and its residents should read more

Thursday, June 23, 2011

$200k Emerald Sunglasses

The “filthy rich see the world with different eyes” literally got true with this pair of Emerald Sunglasses priced at $200,000. This unique pair of sunglasses has read more

Virgin Hotels Plan First Space Hotel

First he commits to take us to space, and now he’s planning to offer us a room in space! That’s the vision of read more

Porsche Cayman R Arrives in Singapore

The cayman, a sleek reptilian in the alligator family, would be proud of its automobile namesake, the Porsche Cayman R, a sporty read more

Miss USA 2011 Alyssa Campanella’s New Apartment Building

As per tradition, Miss USA gets to live for free in an apartment in that same building in New York City (Trump owns read more

Wednesday, June 22, 2011

Burberry Prorsum Men’s SS12 Collection

Burberry Prorsum’s Spring Summer 2012 men’s collection, which was sent down the runways of Milan last weekend and read more

New Tourbillon Pen Compliments Cufflinks

Like to have your accessories match? Then the new Tourbillon pen could be for you. The pens are steel with palladium plating for shine and color and select models feature a genuine carbon fiber top. They come with read more

Tuesday, June 21, 2011

BMW Art Car Arrives in Singapore This July

Since 1975, renowned artists from all over the world have been transforming BMW automobiles into pieces of art, each signifying read more

Boeing 747 Transformed Into Home

If you’re flying over the sprawling Malibu desert, be prepared to do a double take: you might chance upon a Boeing 747 perched atop read more

The St. Regis Bangkok – a Favorite Destination

Starwood Hotels and Resorts announced the opening of the first St. Regis hotel in Thailand on April 1, 2011. The St. Regis neighbors are read more

Vertu Super Luxury ‘Signature Precious’ Cell Phone

Vertu, the exquisite maker of luxury communication devices, has unveiled an exceptional super-luxury mobile phone series of superior quality and read more

Zafirro Iridium Razor

Is your handsome mug insured for several million dollars? Then perhaps you can justify buying a Zafirro Iridium Razor ($100,000). This insanely-expensive read more

Gucci’s Seventies Collection

Gucci’s new line of vintage-inspired bags called the Seventies Collection is an ode to this awesome decade when the bags were read more

Monday, June 20, 2011

Gordon Murray Brings Batmobile Back to Life

You don’t have to necessarily be a Batman fan to appreciate Gordan Murray’s latest concept car. You just have to be read more

The Most Important Lamborghini That Never Was w/ Video

This is the Marzal, the most important Lamborghini that never was. This car, the love child of 50 square feet of glass and half a read more

The 32 Meter Pendennis Akalam

Resulting in a technical tour de force, constructed and excecuted to extremely high standards, the 32 metre Akalam is very much a read more

Tennis Players Lady Gaga inspired Wimbledon Dress

Not only is American tennis player of Bethanie Mattek-Sands ahead of Venus Williams in the WTA rankings, she’s also managed to surpass read more

‘Father of the Bride’ House For Sale

The “Father of the Bride” house — where the iconic movie was shot 20 years ago — is officially on the market … and it could read more

Purple suede clutch by Ralph Lauren

Part of the Ralph Lauren Collection, the purple clutch comes as a perfect combination for an array of outfits – from smart casual to read more

Louis Vuitton Releases iPhone 4 Cases

What took Louis Vuitton forever to release these dashing cases for the iPhone 4? Some more wait and they could have read more

Princess Di’s Gowns On Auction

Some of the most recognizable dresses worn by the late, beloved Princess Diana will be put under the hammer this week by read more

Friday, June 17, 2011

Pink Pagani Zonda Roadster

A Pink Pagani Zonda C12 S Roadster to go under the hammer at 2011 Goodwood Festival Of Speed. While the choice of read more

St. Regis New York Unveils a Special Tiffany Suite

She might not have a Tiffany & Co. wedding ring but what you can offer is the 360-degree experience to make your bride blush a lot more by spending read more

Art Deco Bathroom Faucets by Brizo

Inspired by the Art Deco movement, Brizo’s Charlotte lavatory faucets truly embodies elegance, glamour, functionality and read more

Disney Tour Offers Limo Pick Up, Helicopter Ride, and an Indy Race Car Drive

Have you ever planned a trip to Disney land with your kids before? If not, then you can do so in style, and if you have, then do so with read more

Thursday, June 16, 2011

Colette X Montblanc Pen

The latest Montblanc special edition is another jewel in the writing instruments world. Called « Tribute to the Mont Blanc », the stunning read more

World’s First Production Bentley Goes to Auction at Pebble Beach in August

Classic cars have a certain sophisticated appeal, full of vintage flair – complete with a touch of elegance. The world’s first and oldest Bentley car certainly fits read more

Log Cabin in the Mountains

Expertly crafted & finely appointed, a secluded 3.42-acre site provides the perfect privacy for this artfully designed Lindal read more

The Alfredo Ferrari Table is a tribute to Enzo

So what if you design commissioned furniture for high-profile clients? You can still have a heart of gold and sell off exquisite pieces for read more

Gold-plated Nissan GT-R spotted in Dubai

Gold and bling is synonymous to normalcy in Dubai and we are not strangers to this fact. Recently another gold beauty was seen at the Emirate and this time it read more

Wednesday, June 15, 2011

Vintage British Autos Go to Auction

A selection of rare vintage British automobiles and motorcycles, including Aston Martins, Jaguars, Rolls-Royces, and more, will go up for auction on read more

Three $1.8 million ST1 50S Zenvo Supercars Coming to United States

Denmark may not rank among the countries – like Italy, Germany or England – you’d list as the foremost producer of exotic supercars, but Zenvo is read more

Rent a Private Island in Bora Bora

Richard Branson has one. Bruce Willis, Mick Jagger and Christie Brinkley do too. It’s even a reality for illusionist David Copperfield. To help create your read more

Flea’s Malibu Beach House For Sale

The house that Red Hot Chili Peppers band member Flea owns out in Malibu is up for sale … and it could be yours — if you’ve got a spare read more

Tuesday, June 14, 2011

Bowers & Wilkins’ PM1 Speakers

Although it is almost impossible to recreate aptness, the British speaker manufacturer B&W (Bowers & Wilkins) has created many excellent read more

Airbus unveils transparent plane concept for 2050

I think this would be sweet, it would surely make flying more entertaining and there would be no more arguing over the window seat with my wife. Read More

2014 Lotus Esprit

The legend is back! Lotus has unveiled today the new Esprit sports car. Described as the "ultimate Lotus," the new Esprit will go into production at read more

Mondomarine Manifiq Superyacht

Choosing a name for a superyacht that is both original and relevant can be quite a difficult task. Perfectly capturing the anticipation and amazement read more

Candy Spelling Reportedly Sells Holmby Hills Estate

Candy Spelling’s sprawling estate in Holmby Hills, which has bragging rights as the most expensive residential listing in the U.S., reportedly read more

Two Mountain Peaks in Austrian Alps for Just $175,000

You want to have your own mountain? It is possible, and most important it won’t cost you a lot. Just for $175,000 (€121,000), you can buy read more

Monday, June 13, 2011

Starting Bid for Lady Gaga Steinway Piano is $60,000

This way, Bad Romance, Alejandro, Judas and Orange Colored Sky are some of the songs that you would immediately associate with read more

Five Swanky & Luxurious Hotel Rooftops

Summer is here and we’ve got a thing for swanky rooftops. Take a look at the following 5 beautiful hotel rooftops equipped with read more

BMW M3 Frozen Black Edition

Joining the ranks of other luxury cars to see recent colorless conversions is the BMW M3 Frozen Black Edition ($80,000). Boasting the full power of a read more

World’s Most Expensive iPad Costs $1.2 million

For all those Apple iPad fans who are flush with funds and impressed by the utility and convenience of an iPad, here is the world’s most expensive read more

Rothschild Tiara Sold For $1.9 Million

A magnificent, historically significant pearl and diamond tiara previously owned by a member of Britain’s de Rothschild empire sold at read more

Friday, June 10, 2011

Ferrari Masterpiece Jewel Brooch

Only exclusive few can boast to own a Ferrari and now Ferrari is all set to make this exclusive club smaller. Ferrari store is offering limited edition of three pieces read more

Louis Vuitton Resort 2012 Collection

A Sensual Resort Season Filled with Modern Parisian Elegance – Louis Vuitton’s 2012 Resort collection was guided by its muse, read more

Trump Ocean Club International Hotel & Tower Panama to become Latin America’s largest and tallest building

In less than a month’s time, Latin America will welcome its exclusive Trump Ocean Club International Hotel & Tower in Panama. The building is expected to become read more

Tag Heuer Link Android w/ Video

he Tag Heuer Link is an Android smartphone to be launched on in July. The TAG Heuer LINK is is Swiss-engineered, French-built, and powered by read more

Bombay Sapphire’s Imagination Installation artwork intoxicates with 75,000 crystals

Bombay Sapphire has managed to wow us on more than one occasion. And this time it’s no different. In a tribute to the heritage and the origins of its read more

New Scent: Cartier de Lune

Cartier de Lune is the French House’s first major women’s scent since Délices de Cartier in 2006. Inspired by the white luminosity of the night sky, read more

New Scent: Cartier de Lune

Cartier de Lune is the French House’s first major women’s scent since Délices de Cartier in 2006. Inspired by the white luminosity of the night sky read more

World’s ‘Most Valuable’ Car Now On Display

Museum Visitors may now view the historically significant 1936 Bugatti Type 57SC Atlantic. The Mullin Automotive Museum, an institution that celebrates read more

Thursday, June 9, 2011

Princess Diana’s Unseen Letters to be Auctioned

Princess Diana’s personal letters are on sale yet again. This time it has been put up for auction by 69-year-old Margaret Hodge. All correspondence between read more

The Ritz-Carlton Hotel & J.P.Morgan Launch Credit Card Providing “Access to the Extraordinary”

he Ritz-Carlton Hotel brand is synonymous with the best in luxury, and now the premier luxury hotel group has partnered with J.P. Morgan to read more


Mixing a classic boat shape with modern details and designs, the Firmship (€276,000; roughly $400,500) is a little like a James Bond boat from read more

Karl Lagerfeld designs crystal collection for Orrefors

Karl Lagerfeld is a designer who hasn’t ever limited himself to just clothes. His portfolio includes designing of travel ware, Coca Cola Bottles, safes, and cars and even read more

Biggest Ritz-Carlton Suite Now Open

The newly unveiled Royal Suite at the Ritz-Carlton, Orlando, Grande Lakes is the largest suite of its kind throughout the entire collection of read more

Audi R8 GT Spyder

Audi has lifted the covers off its gleaming new convertible, the R8 GT Spyder. The new soft-top Spyder model was unveiled June 3 and production is set to read more

Wednesday, June 8, 2011

Bullet Superbike by Phil Pauley

Phil Pauley has done quite a job with the Bullet that can let you fly…literally! The new design makeover gives the rather heavy superbike four short wings and read more

Lighted Pillow Collection For Vondom

Patio furniture goes lighted with Stefano Giovannoni’s Pillow collection for Vondom. The glow is magical and transforms a moonlit outdoor space into read more

World’s Most Expensive Stradivari Violin

Stradivarian is a superlative often associated with excellence in the field of stringed instruments (violins). Until date, we have seen many exemplary read more

Converted Firehouses

It was recently announced that the Tribeca firehouse famous for starring in Ghostbusters is about to get vacated (along with 19 others) due to read more

Tuesday, June 7, 2011

HGTV Dream Home 2012 Announced

A new, fully-furnished modern western ranch house near Park City, Utah, home of the Sundance Film Festival, awaits the winner of read more

Barth & Sons Golden Putter

Barth & Sons have created for the passionate golf players The Golden Putter, a personalized and exclusive golf Putter. Read More

Gisele Bundchen Is the World’s First Billionaire Supermodel

Some would say it would be difficult for Tom Brady to marry up but in the mind of this author that is exactly what he did. According to Forbes, read more

Legendary J Class Yachts Return to Newport, CA

On June 15 – 19, Newport will be home to the first competitive regatta of J Class yachts in the U.S. since the America’s Cup in 1937. Among classic yacht enthusiasts read more

Monday, June 6, 2011

The Most Expensive Ferrari’s So Far

Fast cars with a jet-like pickup, are known to be a favorite amongst those who love speed, and Ferrari occupies a special position in read more

Hotel Icon in Hong Kong

Hotel ICON is the latest hotel to open over in TST and is a new stylish boutique hotel designed by famous architects read more

Flat Bathroom Sinks Laufen – Living Square

Clean lines and a super-slim silhouette characterize these ultra-modern flat bathroom sinks by Laufen. The Living Square collection features a read more

Rare Luxury Apartment Rental in NYC

Providing sweeping views overlooking Central Park, this exceptionally rare 4 bedroom (4 bath, 1-half-bath) Manhattan apartment rental at read more

Own Michael Jackson’s ‘Thriller’ Jacket

Michael Jackson’s iconic red jacket from the “Thriller” video is hitting the auction block in Beverly Hills in a few weeks — and it could be yours … if you’ve got read more

Gold ipad with a price tag greater than a Bentley

Camaél London has grabbed the heart beat of the opulent gadget-loving world by launching a customized Exclusive Solid Gold iPad edition. Read More

Friday, June 3, 2011

Limited Edition Belver Bears by Belvedere Vodka

Belvedere Vodka recently released the “Belver Bears” which is a limited edition bottle that has been crafted using a back lite shell from read more

Celeb Perfumes Continue to Drive Sales for Coty Inc.

Coty Inc., maker of perfumes named after pop stars Beyonce and Jennifer Lopez, says its highest-end products are fueling sales and it read more

Wednesday, June 1, 2011

Mid-Century Naval Binoculars

Complete your naval roleplaying accessory set with these Mid-Century Naval Binoculars. Brilliantly polished to showroom-like condition, each of these read more

Gold skateboard by Greg Hervieux and Anthony Palomares

Skateboards in gold are a bit too opulent, and good in a way, they tend to help you come over snow blindness (if you don’t mind being read more

Alexander Amosu’s Diamond Studded Gucci Belt

Created on the request of a celebrity in the US, Amosu has blinged out this Gucci belt to make it stand out from the crowd. With the use of read more

Corum Admiral’s Cup Challenger 44 Chrono Rubber Collection

Swiss watchmaker Corum has unveiled the Admiral’s Cup Challenger 44 Chrono Rubber collection. Its vulcanized rubber cases come read more

World’s Most Expensive Barbecue Grill

I love to barbecue but I don’t think this grill is one that is actually used for such a purpose. This particular grill is plated in 24-carat gold and read more

Al Capone’s Revolver at Auction

Christie’s is auctioning off a collection of guns and other American memorabilia including, most notably, a pistol once owned by infamous gangster Al Capone. Read More