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World’s largest gold coin sells for $4 million

The world’s largest gold coin, a Maple Leaf, sold for 3.27 million euros ($4.02 million) at the Dorotheum auction house on Friday in Vienna. The coin – measuring 53 centimetres in diameter and weighing 100 kilograms – was bought by Spanish precious metals firm Oro Direct. The Maple Leaf coin, which is listed in the [...]

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Tom Ford Eyewear Fall Winter 2010 Ad Campaign

Tom Ford Eyewear Fall 2010 ad campaign features Nicholas Hoult, Freja Beha Erichsen and ravens.

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Gucci And Fendi To Dress Your Kids

Gucci and Fendi are launching their first full children’s collections, entering a sector that has weathered the global downturn better than others. Gucci presented its Gucci Kids line at its historical Firenze boutique during the Pitti Bimbo international childrenswear fair last week. The line, aimed at children from newborn to age eight includes shoes, dresses, [...]

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Ritz-Carlton Shanghai, Pudong Opens

The Ritz-Carlton Pudong opened June 21 as the latest luxury hotel to hit Shanghai, occupying the top 18 floors of the city’s giant International Finance Center South Tower. The hotel offers 285 rooms designed by Richard Farnell, ranging from 50 meters squared to 400 meters squared for the Ritz-Carlton suite. The rooms offer a modern [...]

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Luxury pet hotel to open at Walt Disney World

Pets are soon to get their own hotel alongside their owners’ at Walt Disney World Resort in Florida. A new hotel catering to dogs and cats is scheduled to go into operation at the massive theme park on August 27, taking care of cats and dogs while their owners stay in one of the resort’s [...]

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Louis Vuitton Fall/Winter 2010-11 Ad Campaign

Louis Vuitton has unveiled a new campaign featuring a star line-up of Christy Turlington, Natalia Vordinova and Karen Elson. Steven Meisel shot all three models in a New York studio made to look like a Hollywood star’s old-fashioned dressing room. Turlington, Elson, and Vodianova look perfectly put together dressed in Jacobs’s “And God Created Woman” [...]

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