Aug 20, 2014

Penny Blue XO Single Estate Mauritian Rum

Penny Blue XO Single Estate Mauritian Rum

Penny Blue XO as the award-winning Single Estate Mauritian Rum first introduced in 2013. Now a second batch of Penny Blue XO Rum has been released. The rum was distilled at Medine, the island’s oldest operational distillery, which first opened in 1926.

Penny Blue is a small-batch vatted rum, natural in color and non-chill-filtered, that is entirely produced on a single estate – from growing the…

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Aug 20, 2014

Selfridges Windows To Be Decorated by ‘Masters’ of Couture

Selfridges Windows To Be Decorated by ‘Masters’ of Couture

From September, the window displays at the Selfridges on Oxford Street in London will be decorated by the world’s couture greats.

One of the UK’s most popular department stores, Selfridges is celebrating high fashion from September 1 with the launch of its new project, The Masters. Twelve renowned couturiers have been invited to create an exclusive look or capsule collection for the store and to…

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Aug 20, 2014

Inside Jimmy Kimmel’s Los Angeles Bachelor Pad

Inside Jimmy Kimmel’s Los Angeles Bachelor Pad

Comedian and late-night TV host Jimmy Kimmel has placed his Los Angeles bachelor pad on the market. Jimmylived in the house until 2009, reportedly with comedian Sarah Silverman, his on-and-off girlfriend for years, during some of that time.

The comedian bought the house in 2002 for $925,000, public records show, and had been leasing it out the last few years. However, now it can be yours, as…

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Aug 20, 2014

London, Paris, and Toronto The Most Popular Destination For US Travelers

London, Paris, and Toronto The Most Popular Destination For US Travelers

London, Paris, and Toronto have emerged as the most popular international destinations among US travelers, according to a new ranking by online booking site Hotels.com.

Though the European capitals are perennial favorites among US travelers, and Toronto an easy destination for east coast Americans thanks to proximity, the list also reveals a growing trend: the increasing popularity of Latin…

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Aug 19, 2014

Sneak Peek Inside Robin Williams’ Villa Of Smiles In Napa Valley

Sneak Peek Inside Robin Williams’ Villa Of Smiles In Napa Valley

All those who have laughed and smiled with Robin Williams haven’t yet come to terms with the news of his death. The beloved American actor and comedian will be loved and deeply missed by all who have been touched by his charisma. However there is a way to connect with the late artist as his Napa Valley home, dubbed Villa of Smiles has been listed.

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Aug 19, 2014

New York City Gains First Park Hyatt Hotel

New York City Gains First Park Hyatt Hotel

Traveling in New York City last week, the cab driver asked where I was staying. I gave him the name of the hotel. Why not a Hyatt, he asked? There were Hyatts all over this city. He was right– the Chicago-based brand has eight hotels in Manhattan, and one across the water in Jersey City.

I mentioned that I wanted to visit the new Park Hyatt New York, the brand’s new flagship. He hadn’t heard of…

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Aug 19, 2014

An Updated Lakefront Luxury Hotel in Chicago

An Updated Lakefront Luxury Hotel in Chicago

Lake Shore Drive’s only hotel has just had a luxurious new update. W Hotels has just completed a $38 million renovation of the W Chicago –Lakeshore, and we can’t wait to visit in person.

All of the hotel’s 520 guestrooms got a top-to-bottom makeover, with a focus on the property’s lakefront locale. Soft tones let the views ‘pop’ and creative touches like in-room chandeliers add a touch of…

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Aug 19, 2014

Judith Leiber’s Rose, Bow And Camera Minaudieres Make A Dazzling Statement

Judith Leiber’s Rose, Bow And Camera Minaudieres Make A Dazzling Statement

Judith Leiber fans and bagaholics seeking to add more pieces of art to their trunk full of designer bags are in for a treat. Judith Leiber, the American luxury brand that is synonymous with elegance, style, and sophistication has been making women go weak in their knees with uniquely designed crystal covered minaudieres. Considered as pieces of jewelry, these creations are a cut above the…

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Aug 19, 2014

McLaren 500S Arriving in 2015

McLaren 500S Arriving in 2015

After presenting the P1 GTR concept and a racetrack version of the 650S at Pebble Beach, McLaren is reportedly preparing the 500S, which will be more affordable and less powerful than the 650S. This entry-level model will likely be unveiled at the 2015 Geneva Motor Show, according to the British publication Car Magazine.

As indicated by its name, the McLaren 500S is said to have a maximum output…

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Aug 19, 2014

Mandarin Oriental Chefs Creating Menus For Cathay Pacific First-Class Customers

Mandarin Oriental Chefs Creating Menus For Cathay Pacific First-Class Customers

The Hong Kong airline will be providing its first-class customers with menus cooked by renowned chefs as part of a partnership with the luxury hotel brand. These creations will available starting in September.

From the fall until the end of the year, two Mandarin Oriental chefs will take turns serving gourmet dishes on board the carrier.

Until October 31, carte blanche will be given to Uwe…

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Aug 18, 2014

1962 Ferrari 250 GTO Berlinetta Sells For Record $38 Million

1962 Ferrari 250 GTO Berlinetta Sells For Record $38 Million

A red 1962 Ferrari 250 GTO Berlinetta, said to be one of only a handful, was snapped up for $38.1 million in California, becoming the most expensive car ever sold at auction.

The previous record was held by a 1954 Mercedes-Benz W196R Formula 1 model bought in Britain last year for US$30 million.

The Ferrari, which has a checkered past, auctioned at Monterey Car Week near San Francisco on Thursday…

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Aug 18, 2014

Oscar de la Renta Exhibit at Bush Center in Dallas

Oscar de la Renta Exhibit at Bush Center in Dallas

lwb-whitehouseRunning until October, a show at the George W. Bush Presidential Center in Texas explores the world of 82-year-old designer Oscar de la Renta.

Honoring a designer famed for dressing First Ladies all the way back to Nancy Reagan, the exhibition has found a fitting home at the Presidential Center.

A retrospective of the Dominican-American fashion designer Oscar de la Renta’s work, the exibition…

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Aug 18, 2014

Bugatti Legends Fashion Collection Launched In Monterey

Bugatti Legends Fashion Collection Launched In Monterey

We were just standing on the lawn, enjoying a sparkling glass of Veuve Clicquot at The Quail: A Motorsports gathering in Monterey on Friday, when twelve impossibly tall, thin and beautiful men and women dressed in incredible outfits crossed our path.

Talk about being in the right place at the right time.

What we thought at first were just more celebrities joining the gathering turned out to be…

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Aug 18, 2014

The Berkeley Announces A Fashionably Edible Jimmy Choo Collection

The Berkeley Announces A Fashionably Edible Jimmy Choo Collection

Jimmy Choo traveled to Hong Kong and Munich to serve afternoon tea inspired by the British high fashion house’s stylish collection. This fall, Londoners can also join in the indulgence as The Berkeley has announced a fashion afternoon tea in collaboration with Jimmy Choo. The luxury hotel located in the heart of Knightsbridge, London has teamed up with Jimmy Choo for the first time for the launch…

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Aug 18, 2014

Bugatti Unveils A Capsule Collection Inspired By Les Legendes De Bugatti Models

Bugatti Unveils A Capsule Collection Inspired By Les Legendes De Bugatti Models

At the recent Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance, Bugatti wowed auto enthusiasts by putting all six Bugatti Legends editions on display. The French automaker also impressed fashion conscious fans by unveiling the Bugatti Capsule Collection. This lifestyle collection takes cues from the Les Légendes de Bugatti cars.

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