2014 Luxury & Style News Archive (467)

  • Aston Martin to Launch DB9 Carbon Edition

    Iconic British car brand Aston Martin are to launch two new versions of its classic Vantage and DB9 models at the Geneva Motor Show which begins this week, the latter as a striking carbon edition.

  • Private Island On Sale for $110 Million in Florida Keys

    An ultra-luxury private island in the Florida Keys complete with 20-slip megayacht marina has gone on the market priced at $110 million.

  • Maurice Lacroix Creates Masterpiece Gravity Watch

    Amongst the array of lavish creations on display at the 2014 Baselworld watch fair next month will be an innovative design by Swiss brand Maurice Lacroix.

  • Rose Rock Group to Develop $2.5 Billion Vietnam Resort

    A new $2.5 billion residential and hotel development is to be created in Vietnam, including a marina boasting a total of 350 yacht berths.

  • ‘Run To Monaco’ Rally to Take Place in May

    The 2014 edition of the Run to Monaco luxury car rally takes place in May, with a fleet of 30 supercars set to jostle for position all the way from London to the world famous principality as a...

  • Château D'Esclans Hosts Rosé Evening in...

    French vineyard Château D'Esclans hosted a lavish rosé evening last weekend as part of the annual South Beach Wine & Food Festival in Miami.

  • Orient-Express Hotels to Relaunch as...

    Orient-Express Hotels, owners and operators of 45 luxury hotel and travel experiences in some of the world’s most iconic destinations, has announced that it will market its collection under a new...

  • Week Commencing 24 February 2014

    This week we continue our look forward to next month’s Geneva Motor Show in Switzerland with a feature on the Koenigsegg One:1, which it is believed may become the world’s fastest production car.

  • Ferrari Named World’s Most Powerful Brand

    Italian car marquee Ferrari has been named the world’s most powerful brand by consultancy firm Brand Finance.

  • McLaren Host Private Presentation for 650S Model Ahead...

    McLaren Automotive held a private presentation to showcase its eagerly awaited 650S model earlier this week, ahead of the supercar’s official global debut at next month’s Geneva Motor Show.

  • Supersonic Jet to Have Windowless Cabin

    For some nervous flyers, the idea of not being able to peer out of an aircraft window could raise their anxiety levels to unmanageable levels.

  • Cartier to Release La Panthère Fragrance

    Cartier are to launch a new fragrance named after the panther symbol that is indelibly linked with the iconic French brand.

  • Shangri-La At The Shard to Open in May

    It has been a long time coming, but an official opening date has finally been announced for the ultra-chic Shangri-La At The Shard, one of London’s most eagerly awaited hotel openings for years.

  • Ideum Launch Multitouch Coffee Table with Android

    US-based technology company Ideum have created an innovative coffee table that doubles as a super-sized multitouch tablet.

  • The Royal TEC1 Wristwatch by Arnold & Son

    To marks their 250th birthday, British watch brand Arnold & Sons have created a new limited edition timepiece containing three complexities never previously combined in a watch.

  • The 2014 Aquatimer Collection by IWC

    Swiss watch makers IWC have created a new collection of luxury timepieces, including the use of bronze for the first time in the manufacturer’s history.

  • “World’s Fastest Car” to Debut at...

    In recent years, the battle between Bugatti and Koenigsegg to claim the title of the world’s fastest car has been comparable with some of most famous rivalries of all time.

  • Week Commencing 17 February 2014

    With just over three weeks until the start of the 2014 Geneva Motor Show, we take a look at what promises to be one of the stand-out launches of the event.

  • Royal Palm Marrakech Opens its Doors

    A beautiful new luxury hotel has opened in the Moroccan city of Marrakesh, set against the stunning backdrop of the Atlas mountains.

  • Rextail: Raising the Steaks in London Dining

    Russian restaurateur Arkady Novikov’s imprint on London’s restaurant scene has been well established for some time, thanks to his eponymous Mayfair establishment that is rarely anything less than full...