A painting by artist Francis Bacon sold for $142,405,000 on Tuesday, breaking the record as the most expensive piece of art ever auctioned.
The largest fancy-vivid orange diamond known to exist sold for 32.6 million Swiss francs ($36 million) at Christie’s International in Geneva.
Hong Kong buyer snaps up white truffles for three times the price of gold at Italy auction.
Nate Lowman worked with Los Angeles concept store Just One Eye to design 21 unique Converse All Star shoes. Priced at a cool $25,000 each, the limited edition shoes are lined in Italian calf leather.
The violin played by the bandmaster of the Titanic to calm passengers as it sank sold at auction for £900,000 ($1.45 million) on Saturday, a world record fee for memorabilia from the doomed liner.
Fine wine shop Le Clos in Dubai International Airport has put a Balthazar of Château Margaux on sale for $195,000, making it the most expensive single bottle of wine ever to be retailed.
For £70,000 ($109,700) you can get your hands on the world’s first pair of stilettos made out of solid platinum.
To celebrate the completion of a $1 million-renovation of their Lobby Lounge and Bar, the Ritz-Carlton St. Louis in Missouri has created a $500 martini they’ve dubbed the Grand XIII.
The Angolan capital Luanda has regained the top spot in an annual survey of the most expensive cities for expatriates, followed by Moscow and Tokyo.
French model Marine Deleeuw features in blurred shots for the Carven Fall/Winter 2013 campaign.
The private island sanctuary of North Island Lodge, located in the Seychelles, is the most expensive hotel in the world. That is the main takeaway of a new survey from Luxury-Hotels.com.
Luxury brand Fendi has unveiled its first kids’ store in Kuwait City. The Fendi Kids Store, located in the Avenues Shopping Mall, is “an adorable and cosy space carrying collections from the newborn to kids.”
A classic Mercedes-Benz race car driven by Formula 1 legend Juan Manuel Fangio has sold for 19.6 million pounds ($29.6 million) at Bonhams Goodwood Festival of Speed Sale auction on Friday. The 1954 Mercedes-Benz W196 single-seater was driven by the five-time world champion racer when he clinched his second title in 1954. The Argentine drove the … Continued
Beverly Hills 90H20 – a new mineral water created by a ‘water sommelier’ – claims to be the first expressly made to match fine wine and dining.
A tailor in Hong Kong has produced what he claims to be one of the world’s most expensive suits.
French designer Isabel Marant, beloved by celebrity fans like Jessica Biel and Jessica Alba, has teamed up with Swedish retailer H&M for the latest in the brand’s ongoing series of luxury collaborations.
A luxury champagne maker has created the most expensive bottle in the world after encrusting the logo with a 19-carat diamond worth $1.8 million.
An anonymous bidder paid $610,000 in a charity auction for coffee date with Apple chief Tim Cook, the organizers said Wednesday.
In promotion of its new whisky, Talisker Storm created an interactive storm installation to bring the Isle of Skye’s weather across Europe.
Luxury online retailer Net-a-Porter.com is preparing to sell its most expensive ever item – a dress with a pricetag of $50,000.