pursuitist.com Archives - 04 September 2015, Friday

  • rt @pursuitist Jaguar Previews F-Pace Before Frankfurt #luxury

    Jaguar Previews F-Pace Before Frankfurt

    pursuitist.com 04 Sep '15, 7pm

    Giving us the first good look at what’s to come, Jaguar shared this picture of the new F-PACE crossover today. The car will make its formal debut in a few weeks at the Frankfurt International Motor Show. While camouflaged prototypes have already been seen, this is the first image they...

  • rt @pursuitist Bentley Bentayga To Be Fastest SUV Ever #luxury

    Bentley Bentayga To Be Fastest SUV Ever

    pursuitist.com 04 Sep '15, 2pm

    Harvey Briggs is the Automotive Editor and a partner in Pursuitist.com. He has also written for Car and Driver, Winding Road and other publications. His passions run from fast cars, small planes, boats and motorcycles to music, travel, and outdoor sports like skiing, biking, hiking an...

  • rt @pursuitist The Dawn Of A New Era For Rolls-Royce #luxury

    The Dawn Of A New Era For Rolls-Royce

    pursuitist.com 04 Sep '15, 2pm

    Tuesday morning will mark the arrival of the much anticipated Rolls-Royce Dawn, a two-door drophead coupe based on the highly successful Wraith platform. Using a name draped with history has its risks but in the case of this car, we’re pretty sure they will be worth the rewards. Full ...

  • rt @pursuitist Xavier Dolan Stars In Louis Vuitton Men’s Fall Campaign #luxury

    Xavier Dolan Stars In Louis Vuitton Men's Fall Campaign

    pursuitist.com 04 Sep '15, 1pm

    Since childhood, Dolan had a passionate desire of becoming the face of an important brand. The artist, who was selected to be on 2015 Cannes Film Festival jury to be the youngest member ever, also added that, “That I am today the face of Louis Vuitton almost seems like a twist of fate...

  • rt @pursuitist Most Expensive Take-Away In The Universe Is A Gourmet Meal To Space #luxury

    Most Expensive Take-Away In The Universe Is A Gourmet Meal To Space

    pursuitist.com 04 Sep '15, 1pm

    Approved by the American space agency NASA and the Russian equivalent Roscosmos and the European Space Agency ESA, the meal was expected to be packaged in a single box measuring 24 x 22 x 12 cm weighing a maximum of 6.5 kg. He was also asked to make it such that it can be held for up ...

  • rt @pursuitist Own A Donald Trump Vegas Penthouse for a Cool $3.75 Million #luxury

    Own A Donald Trump Vegas Penthouse for a Cool $3.75 Million

    pursuitist.com 03 Sep '15, 2pm

    Highlights include dramatic double doors that open onto your exclusive Breccia Onniciata foyer and 10 foot floor-to-ceiling windows featuring breathtaking panoramic views of Las Vegas. Unwind in the expansive living room boasting supple couches and a custom-built entertainment center....

  • rt @pursuitist Michelangelo’s Villa In Italy Hits The Market For $8 Million #luxury

    Michelangelo's Villa In Italy Hits The Market For $8 Million

    pursuitist.com 03 Sep '15, 1pm

    Ever wondered what kind of structure would one of the greatest living artist in his lifetime as well as one of the greatest artists of all time would live in? Michelangelo Buonarroti, who we know as the Italian sculptor, painter, architect, had bought a villa in 1549. Nestled amongst ...

  • rt @pursuitist Kate Moss, Cara Delevingne And Other Stars Front Alexander Wang’s DoSomething Campaign #luxury

    Kate Moss, Cara Delevingne And Other Stars Front Alexander Wang's DoSomething Campaign

    pursuitist.com 03 Sep '15, 11am

    There are a dime a dozen options to celebrate ten years of success, but Alexander Wang picked 38 ways to mark his 10th year anniversary. The designer teamed up with DoSomething for a star-studded charity campaign and also designed a collection of tees and hoodies along with some of th...

  • rt @pursuitist Bag Of The Week – Jimmy Choo Lockett M #luxury

    Bag Of The Week - Jimmy Choo Lockett M

    pursuitist.com 03 Sep '15, 11am

    Here is a bag for someone who is looking to buy a new arm candy as Jimmy Choo has been on the road to create more elegant, refined as well as trendy designs. Jimmy Choo’s Lockett M Snow Leopard Print Pony edition is out to tame the craze of wild fashion as well as make a statement as ...

  • rt @pursuitist Wynn Las Vegas Rolls Out The Largest Fleet Of Rolls-Royce Phantoms In North America #luxury

    Wynn Las Vegas Rolls Out The Largest Fleet Of Rolls-Royce Phantoms In North America

    pursuitist.com 02 Sep '15, 2pm

    Wynn Las Vegas is committed to making every visit a once-in-a-lifetime experience to their guests. The luxury resort and casino located on the Las Vegas Strip in Paradise, Nevada stretches boundaries to accommodate and roll out the largest fleet of Rolls-Royce cars in North America. F...

  • rt @pursuitist Burberry Scarf Bar Debuts To Celebrate The Personalization Of The Iconic Scarves #luxury

    Burberry Scarf Bar Debuts To Celebrate The Personalization Of The Iconic Scarves

    pursuitist.com 02 Sep '15, 11am

    Burberry introduces its new Scarf Bar to celebrate the British luxury fashion house’s cashmere scarves. With the global launch and debut of this online and in-store personalization service, clients and fans will be able to design their own unique scarf. Every standalone Burberry store...

  • rt @pursuitist Christian Louboutin Lip Definer Completes The Lip Color Collection #luxury

    Christian Louboutin Lip Definer Completes The Lip Color Collection

    pursuitist.com 01 Sep '15, 5pm

    can sport a naturally fuller-looking pout with the Parisian label’s Leanue Lip Definer. Ideal to complete the look, this expert tool from Christian Louboutin Lip Color Collection beautifies the lips perfectly. Offered in five nude shades, it defines and matches the actual tone of lips...

  • rt @pursuitist The Overhead Compartment with James Blake #luxury

    The Overhead Compartment with James Blake

    pursuitist.com 01 Sep '15, 4pm

    From the silence to the cheers, to the smack of the ball hitting the racquet, tennis is a game of skill, concentration and fun. Imagine being ranked the number one college tennis player in the country, going on to be ranked top ten in the world, and along the way being named one of Pe...

  • rt @pursuitist Bentley Opens Its First Mountain Lodge In Austria #luxury

    Bentley Opens Its First Mountain Lodge In Austria

    pursuitist.com 01 Sep '15, 4pm

    Bentley Suite at St. Regis Hotel New York as well as at St. Regis Istanbul , Bentley heads to the mountains to throw the doors of its first ever mountain lodge. Located in Kitzbühel, Austria, the British luxury automaker moves higher in the world of luxurious hospitality industry with...

  • rt @pursuitist Pursuitist Q&A: GRADE’s Edward Yedid Talks Design & Luxury Trends #luxury

    GRADE's Edward Yedid Talks Design & Luxury | Pursuitsit

    pursuitist.com 01 Sep '15, 2pm

    We recently designed a boutique landmark residential conversion at 87 Leonard featuring floor-through units which incorporate the structure’s industrial detail melded with luxe fixtures and finishes. For Ralph Walker Tribeca, we balanced classic shapes and geometric motifs with modern...

  • rt @pursuitist Video: Ford GT Caught Testing at Sebring #luxury

    Video: Ford GT Caught Testing at Sebring

    pursuitist.com 01 Sep '15, 1pm

    Harvey Briggs is the Automotive Editor and a partner in Pursuitist.com. He has also written for Car and Driver, Winding Road and other publications. His passions run from fast cars, small planes, boats and motorcycles to music, travel, and outdoor sports like skiing, biking, hiking an...

  • rt @pursuitist Inside Four Seasons Resort Mauritius at Anahita’s New Sanctuary Collection Villas And Suite #luxury

    Inside Four Seasons Resort Mauritius at Anahita's New Sanctuary Collection Villas And Suite

    pursuitist.com 31 Aug '15, 6pm

    Four Seasons Resort Mauritius at Anahita is once again open followed by a short term closure. Located in heart of the Indian Ocean, the spacious luxury resort has unveiled the new Sanctuary Collection as from August 1, 2015. It includes six new Sanctuary Pool Villas with ocean or beac...

  • MTV Video Music Awards 2015 Best Red Carpet Moments

    MTV Video Music Awards 2015 Best Red Carpet Moments

    pursuitist.com 31 Aug '15, 1pm

    At the 32nd installment of the event, Taylor Swift won four awards, including Video of the Year and Best Female Video. The 25 year old American singer dazzled in Ashish creation that included a sequined crop top and pants. She completed the look with striped Christian Louboutin heels....

  • rt @pursuitist MoMA Tower’s Floor Plans And Pricing Disclosed #luxury

    MoMA Tower's Floor Plans And Pricing Disclosed

    pursuitist.com 31 Aug '15, 11am

    The supertall skyscraper that is currently under construction in Midtown Manhattan, New York City adjacent to the Museum of Modern Art is considered to be the newest architectural artwork for the wealthy. Officially known as 53W53, the 1,050 feet building has been named after its addr...

  • Bill and Hillary Clinton's East Hampton Rental On The Market for $32.5 Million

    pursuitist.com 31 Aug '15, 12am

    The landmarked home, designed and built by John Custis Lawrence in 1920, was renovated in 2002 and has a game room, a formal dining room, a library, six fireplaces and a heated pool. There’s even a path leading directly down to the beach.

  • rt @pursuitist Iron Maiden’s Bruce Dickinson Partners With Harrods To Sell Private Jets #luxury

    Iron Maiden's Bruce Dickinson Partners With Harrods To Sell Private Jets

    pursuitist.com 30 Aug '15, 6pm

    The lead singer of the heavy metal band Iron Maiden has joined forces with famed London retailer Harrods to open a pop-up shop for private jets. Bruce Dickinson is chairman of Aeris Aviation, an aircraft dealership from which the pop-up will be funded upon opening later this month, re...

  • Moët & Chandon Unveils New MCIII Champagne -

    pursuitist.com 30 Aug '15, 1am

    The renowned champagne house has launched a completely new and futuristic-inspired vintage champagne named MCIII. The new beverage was born from blending three different wines, grown and aged in metal, wood and glass. The Moët & Chandon house founded by Claude Moët in 1743 is used to ...

  • rt @pursuitist Rafael Nadal Strips Down For Tommy Hilfiger #luxury

    Rafael Nadal Strips Down For Tommy Hilfiger

    pursuitist.com 29 Aug '15, 3pm

    the new face and body of their underwear collection. One of the greatest tennis star of all time takes it all off for Tommy Hilfiger’s underwear and tailored clothing range along with new men’s fragrance, TH Bold. The 29 year old sportsperson is seen topless for the all-American brand...

  • rt @pursuitist Inside Dita Von Teese’s New Los Angeles Home #luxury

    Inside Dita Von Teese's New Los Angeles Home

    pursuitist.com 28 Aug '15, 12pm

    Every wondered what kind of house the biggest name in burlesque in the world will fall for? Dita Von Teese’s new purchase is a marvelous Tudor Revival-style house in Los Feliz, Los Angeles . The American burlesque dancer who is credited with bringing the art form back into the spotlig...

  • rt @pursuitist Jennifer Lawrence Is The World’s Highest Paid Actress For 2015 #luxury

    Jennifer Lawrence Is The World’s Highest Paid Actress For 2015 -

    pursuitist.com 28 Aug '15, 11am

    2. Scarlett Johansson – $35.5 million Second on the highest paid list is Scarlett Johansson. One of Hollywood’s modern sex symbols has been known to ask over $10 million for a movie. She made it big with her role in Avengers: Age of Ultron and her first solo action hero role in Lucy. ...

  • rt @pursuitist Jennifer Lawrence’s Pout Teases In Dior Addict Lipstick Campaign #luxury

    Jennifer Lawrence's Pout Teases In Dior Addict Lipstick Campaign

    pursuitist.com 27 Aug '15, 6pm

    Dior unveils a teaser, highlighting Jennifer Lawrence’s pout, from the upcoming Dior Addict film campaign. The house of Dior had already announced in June that the Oscar-winning actress is the new face of Dior Addict Lipstick. The young actress, who is widely known for her role in The...

  • rt @pursuitist A $20,000 “Stag Splurge” Bachelorette in Scottsdale #luxury

    A $20,000 "Stag Splurge" Bachelorette in Scottsdale

    pursuitist.com 27 Aug '15, 2pm

    A $20,000 “Stag Splurge” Bachelorette in Scottsdale By McLean Robbins in Travel It’s one last (luxe) fling before the ring at W Scottsdale , thanks to their new “Stag Splurge” package for the ultimate bachelor or bachelorette bash. The gorgeous property, the first W in Arizona, ups th...

  • rt @pursuitist Gisele Bundchen Dances In Stuart Weitzman’s First Commercial #luxury

    Gisele Bundchen Dances In Stuart Weitzman's First Commercial

    pursuitist.com 27 Aug '15, 12pm

    Stuart Weitzman’s first television commercial gets Gisele Bundchen dancing to establish the brand’s connection to dance and music. Directed by renowned fashion photographer Mario Testino, the black-and-white commercial stars the face of the brand, Gisele Bundchen along with a troup of...

  • rt @pursuitist Philipp Plein Debuts Men’s Boutique At Harrods #luxury

    Philipp Plein Debuts Men's Boutique At Harrods

    pursuitist.com 27 Aug '15, 11am

    Harrods is wooing English men by welcoming Philipp Plein inside its Knightsbridge store. The German fashion designer marks his London debut by opening a shop-in-shop men’s boutique within the shopping mecca. Philipp Plein’s new London address spans 40 square meters to offers a complet...

  • rt @pursuitist Karl Lagerfeld’s Film Stars Kristen Stewart As Coco Chanel #luxury

    Karl Lagerfeld's Film Stars Kristen Stewart As Coco Chanel

    pursuitist.com 26 Aug '15, 2pm

    Geraldine Chaplin played the role of Gabrielle Chanel in Karl Lagerfeld’s previous film. This time it is American actress Kristen Stewart, who will star in a film directed by designer and its creative director of Chanel. A regular in the campaigns for Chanel and also seen in front-row...