2011 Luxury & Style News Archive (635)

  • Bell & Ross Launch Radar-Themed Timepiece

    Watch company Bell & Ross have taken their aviation-inspired watch range to the next level by creating a timepiece that incorporates an aeroplane radar.

  • The Albed Line: A Versatile Shelving System

    Amongst the exhibits on display at the prestigious Salone de Mobile furniture show in Milan earlier this month was a unique and versatile shelving system

  • The Marble Seating Unit from Kreoo

    Marble design specialists Kreoo, an offshoot of Italian firm Decormarmi, have created a unique set of consoles, tables and stools that together resemble an island of furniture.

  • Ritz Carlton Announces First Hotel in Abu Dhabi

    The Ritz-Carlton is to open a new waterfront hotel in Abu Dhabi, the luxury hotel group has announced.

  • The $12,000 Mangrove Chair Creates Eco-Awareness

    Fine furniture and design company Veraseri Designs have created a unique sculptured chair inspired by the disappearance of the world’s mangrove ecosystems.

  • The Carbon Diver Watch from Anonimo

    Italian watch maker Anonimo have gone against the grain of its typical designs by creating a timepiece complete with a carbon fibre bezel and dial.

  • Bentley Motors Creates £1,000 Luxury Edition Bond...

    Iconic British car maker Bentley Motors has produced a lavish, limited edition version of the new James Bond book due for release next month.

  • Week commencing 25 April 2011

    Recently we've seen the prospects of commercial space travel move one step closer thanks to serial entrepreneur Richard Branson. This week we profile the race to design the world’s first commercial...

  • The £1,600 Cufflinks from Villa

    Bespoke online retailer Couture Lab are offering a set of stunning Jade and cowrie shells cufflinks, designed by Italian brand Gioielleria Villa.

  • Supersonic Business Travel Within Six Years

    Aerion Corporation are edging closer to the launch of the world’s first commercial supersonic business jet (SBJ), that it believes will shape business travel for decades to come.

  • Fussball Table Moves from Bars to Boutiques

    German design company id-entity have released the twoeleven Fussball Table, which it hopes will transport the table soccer experience into the up-market world of boutique hotels, luxury lofts and VIP...

  • Southern Proper Launch Spring Collection

    Atlanta-based apparel company Southern Proper have unveiled their Spring Collection of neckties, bowties and accessories, all inspired by the Southern way of life and dressing.

  • Luxury Resort set to open in Macau

    Prestigious Asian holiday and resort group Banyan Tree are to open a 5-star urban resort in the Chinese city of Macau next month.

  • Luxury Paris Hotel Offers Barbie-Themed Room

    Some may consider it novelty-kitsch, but there’s no denying the originality of the Plaza Athénée Hotel’s decision to decorate one of its rooms entirely in the theme of iconic fashion doll Barbie.

  • Watch-maker to the Stars Launches $8,500 Timepiece

    Jason Arasheban, one of the rising stars of the watch industry in recent years, has launched a new collection, including an addition to his renowned ‘Hubris’ range.

  • Rolls-Royce Launch Extra-Spacious Ghost Model

    Distinguished luxury car maker Rolls Royce has launched the new Rolls Royce Ghost EWB at the Shanghai Motor Show, taking place this week in China.

  • Turks & Caicos Resort Gets ‘Best Beach’...

    An ultra-luxury holiday resort in the Turks and Caicos islands can expect a surge in bookings after its beachfront was named the world’s best beach.

  • Gold Plated Earphones from Final Audio Design

    High-end Japanese sound specialists Final Audio Design have released a new series of earphones boasting gold plating and chrome copper, with prices of over $2,500.

  • Fastest Maserati Showcased in Shanghai

    Amongst the automobiles on display at this year’s Shanghai Motor Show, which opens today, is what Italian manufacturer Maserati claims is its fastest, lightest and most powerful car to date.

  • Top Marques Monaco: It's a Wrap

    The 2011 Top Marques Monaco came to a close yesterday after four lavish days that brought the world’s most exciting cars together.