This season in Milan, Yves Saint Laurent creative director Stefano Pilati debuted a short film before his Spring 2010 men’s collection went down the runway. Directed by Samuel Benchetrit and starring Benchetrit’s 11 year-old son, Jules, the film depicts the mischievous happenings of a young boy left alone for the afternoon.
Hublot have partnered with Swiss racing bicycle manufacturer BMC to create a bicycle built along the same principals as Hublot watches. The distinctive of Hublot’s “All Black” bike is made from innovative materials created using state of the art technology. Attention has been paid to every single detail. The pedal bearings contain ceramic material to [...]
Plans for the worldâ€™s largest luxury yacht hotel, which was due to open in London in time for the 2012 Olympics, have been put on hold as a result of the global economic crisis. According to the original plans, the 170 metre super-yacht would have been permanently moored at Londonâ€™s Docklands, with 158 rooms and [...]
Asia Pacificâ€™s leading luxury hotel group, Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts, will open Shangri-Laâ€™s Villingili Resort and Spa Male, Maldives, on July 26, 2009. Located in Addu Atoll, the resort is surrounded by nearly 2 kilometres of beautiful white-sandy beach and more than 6 kilometres of breathtaking white sandy beach. The landscape of Villingili is dominated [...]
China’s first International luxury brand, Shanghai Tang has opened its Kowloon flagship store in the former Marine Police Headquarters, one of the oldest surviving government buildings in HongKong. Fusing current design concepts with innovative Chinese-inspired elements, Shanghai Tang offers ready-to-wear for women, men and children, as well as accessories and home ware. Coinciding with the [...]
Last month, the All England Club tested its new retractable roof over the Centre Court at Wimbledon. The addition of this retractable roof has to be one of the biggest changes in Wimbledonâ€™s long history. The Wimbledon Centre Court retractable roof covers roughly a 246 feet area. It takes only about 10 minutes to close. [...]