pursuitist.com Archives - 31 January 2015, Saturday

  • Zac Posen Designs Wine Bottle for Ecco Domani

    pursuitist.com 29 Jan '15, 4pm

    After dressing some of the world’s most fashionable and beautiful women, designer Zac Posen has been tapped to dress a bottle of Italian wine. Posen is collaborating with Trento-based Italian wine company Ecco Domani to create a wine label for its latest Pinot Grigio, made from grapes...

  • rt @pursuitist Moynat Jewelry Trunk Designed For Chaumet Diamond Necklace #luxury

    Moynat Jewelry Trunk Designed For Chaumet Diamond Necklace

    pursuitist.com 29 Jan '15, 1pm

    To commemorate their 165th year anniversary and their first voyage to Asia, Moynat has created a one-of-a-kind trunk. One of the oldest French trunk-makers have been commissioned by Parisian jeweler Chaumet to give shape to this exceptional curvy trunk. Located at 12, Place Vendôme, t...

  • rt @pursuitist Kristen Stewart Becomes The Face Of Chanel’s New Handbag Campaign #luxury

    Kristen Stewart Becomes The Face Of Chanel's New Handbag Campaign

    pursuitist.com 28 Jan '15, 12am

    In front of his camera Karl Lagerfeld unites three women, each one with their own individual style, and who today represent the image of Chanel. Kristen Stewart becomes the face of the 11.12 handbag while Alice Dellal continues her story with the Boy Chanel, and Vanessa Paradis embodi...

  • rt @pursuitist The Overhead Compartment with Chris McKendry #luxury

    The Overhead Compartment with Chris McKendry

    pursuitist.com 27 Jan '15, 12pm

    Like many of the tennis stars she covers so well, Chris McKendry is equally strong on either side of the court. One day, she’s anchoring the 11am SportsCenter at ESPN, as she has so smoothly for nearly two decades. The next, she is ESPN’s face of Australian Open tennis, keeping early ...

  • rt @pursuitist Is 30 Now Entrepreneurially Old? Two of Forbes’ ’30 Under 30′ Say It Ain’t So #luxury

    Is 30 Now Entrepreneurially Old? Two of Forbes' '30 Under 30' Say It Ain't So

    pursuitist.com 27 Jan '15, 4am

    If building a company and growing it into a huge success is on your To Do list, you’d better get it done before puberty sets in! It’s a thought that might make you chuckle, but it’s certainly true that young entrepreneurial success is being achieved more frequently — and applauded mor...

  • rt @pursuitist New Bentley Home Collection Unveiled At Maison & Objet Fair In Paris #luxury

    New Bentley Home Collection Unveiled At Maison & Objet Fair In Paris

    pursuitist.com 26 Jan '15, 4pm

    Bentley is back with a new collection of it home furniture and accessories. Debuting at the prestigious Maison & Objet fair in Paris, the latest home décor collection from the British luxury auto brand is inspired by the world of travel. Designed and manufactured in collaboration with...

  • rt @pursuitist Maryland’s Newest StillPoint Spa: A Haven on the Lake #luxury

    Maryland's Newest StillPoint Spa: A Haven on the Lake

    pursuitist.com 26 Jan '15, 3pm

    There’s a new sanctuary of skincare and serenity within a hefty stone’s throw from Washington, DC (Columbia, Maryland). The Still Point at Haven on the Lake , a brand new full-service mind and body wellness retreat that opened mere weeks ago, attracts those seeking to get fit and refr...

  • rt @pursuitist Haute Hotel (Re)Openings: Hilton Paris Opera #luxury

    Haute Hotel (Re)Openings: Hilton Paris Opera

    pursuitist.com 26 Jan '15, 3pm

    Carefully renovated to maintain the historic grandeur of the original building blended with contemporary, modern style, highlights of the property include the elegantly appointed 900 square-foot Maria Callas Suite, the hotel’s master suite. Besides a spacious living room with the high...

  • rt @pursuitist Cara Delevingne Tames Time And A Lion Cub For Tag Heuer #luxury

    Cara Delevingne Tames Time And A Lion Cub For Tag Heuer

    pursuitist.com 26 Jan '15, 3pm

    Targeting the youth, Tag Heuer has commissioned the current rage in the super model world for its latest ad campaign. The brand has moved a step further to garner attention for its latest promotion by teaming the Leo lady with a lion cub. Bobby, the handsome lion cub is seen being cud...

  • Cathay Pacific and Mandarin Oriental Design Sky-High Menu Offerings

    pursuitist.com 26 Jan '15, 2pm

    Cathay Pacific Airways and Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group are joining forces to bring new inflight menus to First Class passengers flying between Hong Kong and London, Paris, New York, San Francisco, Tokyo and Boston this year. The two luxury Hong Kong-based brands decided to expand th...

  • rt @pursuitist Givenchy Perfume-Inspired Cocktails At London’s Hotel Cafe Royal #luxury

    Givenchy Perfume-Inspired Cocktails At London's Hotel Cafe Royal

    pursuitist.com 25 Jan '15, 5pm

    A posh London hotel bar has created a collection of cocktails inspired by Givenchy perfumes. Hotel Cafe Royal has teamed up with Parfums Givenchy to create an edible, drinkable form of L’Atelier de Givenchy, a collection of seven haute couture-inspired perfumes, reports The Spirits Bu...

  • rt @pursuitist Pursuitist Road Trip: The Ultimate NFL Pilgrimage In An Infiniti QX80 #luxury

    Road Trip: The Ultimate NFL Pilgrimage In An Infiniti QX80

    pursuitist.com 25 Jan '15, 2pm

    The ride in the Infiniti was as you’d expect from a vehicle this size, comfortable and quiet, but because its an Infiniti, a bit more on the sporting side. The 5.6L V8 engine delivers 400 horsepower with a very useful 413 lb.-ft. of torque. The QX80 is both quick off the line and has ...

  • rt @pursuitist Karl Lagerfeld Spring 2015 Campaign With Kendall Jenner Takes Off With A Bang #luxury

    Karl Lagerfeld Spring 2015 Campaign With Kendall Jenner Takes Off With A Bang

    pursuitist.com 24 Jan '15, 8pm

    Sporting a new look of blunt bangs, Kendall Jenner has kickstarted the new year by shooting for Karl is Kolor campaign. Captured by Karl Lagerfeld, the black and white images highlight the brand’s new accessories, which add color to the monochrome images.

  • rt @pursuitist Inside IWC’s Star-Studded ‘Journey to the Stars’ Gala #luxury

    Inside IWC's Star-Studded 'Journey to the Stars' Gala

    pursuitist.com 21 Jan '15, 3pm

    watch show celebrates its Silver Anniversary in Geneva, Switzerland, IWC Schaffhausen CEO George Kern hosted a star-studded gala dinner Tuesday night. Traditionally the high-point of the week-long event, this year’s IWC ‘Journey To The Stars’ Gala dinner was remarkably understated… bu...

  • rt @pursuitist Sneak Peek Inside The Most Expensive House Ever In Beverly Hills #luxury

    Sneak Peek Inside The Most Expensive House Ever In Beverly Hills

    pursuitist.com 13 Jan '15, 3pm

    Beverly Hills is renowned for its reputation as a residence for the rich and famous. High on glamour and opulence, the city is also known by one of its primary ZIP codes, 90210. Let’s take a look inside one of the mansions at 1181 N Hillcrest Rd, Beverly Hills, CA 90210. Recently boug...

  • rt @pursuitist Ian Schrager’s Newest New York ‘EDITION’… and More #luxury

    Ian Schrager's Newest New York 'EDITION'... and More

    pursuitist.com 12 Jan '15, 2pm

    EDITION is a luxury lifestyle hotel brand created in partnership with Ian Schrager that is on track to have six hotels operating in major global gateway cities on three continents by the end of this year. Working on these projects with Marriott has been “a privilege and a once in a li...

  • News In Review: A Trends Cornucopia 2015

    pursuitist.com 12 Jan '15, 2pm

    Susan Kime's career combines publishing, editorial, and PR/Media Relations. She was the Destination Club/Fractional Update Editor for Elite Traveler, and senior club news correspondent for The Robb Report's Vacation Homes. Her work has been published in Stratos, Luxury Living, Europea...

  • Three Ultra-Luxe Super Bowl Rentals

    pursuitist.com 12 Jan '15, 2pm

    This gorgeous five-bedroom home set in posh Scottsdale can host up to 16 in style. Enjoy home automation with iPad connectivity, five water features, 24-7 concierge, and a “home ambassador” to make sure that everything is to your liking. The price? A cool $100k for the week, or $400k ...

  • rt @pursuitist Glamorous Gowns Galore At The Golden Globes 2015 #luxury

    Glamorous Gowns Galore At The Golden Globes 2015

    pursuitist.com 12 Jan '15, 2pm

    The 72nd Golden Globe Awards, honoring the best in film and television for 2014, were presented on January 11, 2015, at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California. One of the biggest dates on the Hollywood calendar pays tribute to the best of the film industry as well as te...

  • #Hermès Scarves Can Dress Up The Walls In Style Too

    Hermès Scarves Can Dress Up The Walls In Style Too -

    pursuitist.com 11 Jan '15, 12pm

    Every Hermes scarf tells a story. Hermes scarf is much more than just a scarf; it can be defined as a work of art. The French luxury fashion house rolls out new scarves every year, featuring interesting patterns that are rich in color. Popular as a fashion accessory, the scarves also ...

  • rt @pursuitist Haier’s New Silent And Motionless Wine Fridge #luxury

    Haier’s New Silent And Motionless Wine Fridge -

    pursuitist.com 10 Jan '15, 7pm

    Reds, they add, are particularly sensitive to subtle movements and temperature changes. And while traditional compressor fridges can produce continual, excessive vibrations and noises, Haier’s new collection of wine cabinets use carbon dioxide and water as a refrigerant to replace tra...

  • rt @pursuitist Inside Louis Vuitton’s Revamped Store At Avenue Montaigne, Paris #luxury

    Inside Louis Vuitton's Revamped Store At Avenue Montaigne, Paris

    pursuitist.com 10 Jan '15, 7pm

    Let’s discover Louis Vuitton’s newly renovated store on the Avenue Montaigne in the heart of the French capital. Located in the high end fashion avenue in Paris, the store has been expanded and given a complete makeover. Designed by architect Peter Marino, it allows clients to experie...

  • rt @pursuitist Prada Cuts A Fine Figure With Menswear S/S 2015 Campaign #luxury

    Prada Cuts A Fine Figure With Menswear S/S 2015 Campaign

    pursuitist.com 10 Jan '15, 6pm

    Prada has debuted its Menswear Spring/Summer 2015 Campaign by unveiling portraits of four leading Hollywood stars. Lensed by British fashion photographer Craig McDean, the new campaign features Ansel Elgort (The Fault in Our Stars; Men, Women and Children; Divergent; and the upcoming ...

  • rt @pursuitist Starbucks Unveils Flat White Coffee #luxury

    Starbucks Unveils Flat White Coffee

    pursuitist.com 07 Jan '15, 3am

    “The growing sophistication of coffee drinkers around the world and in the United States makes the Flat White a perfect beverage for coffee lovers,” said Christine Barone, vice president, Espresso and Brewed, Starbucks Coffee Company. “As a global company, we have the opportunity to f...

  • The Overhead Compartment with Jane Green

    pursuitist.com 06 Jan '15, 6pm

    When she started it, they called it Chick-Lit. Then it became Smart Women’s Fiction. Femme Fatale Literary Tales. Call them whatever you will, they are devoured by fans the world over and one of the founding mothers of this literary movement is the internationally beloved Jane Green. ...

  • rt @pursuitist Pursuitist’s Top Ten Experiences in Thailand’s Chiang Mai #luxury

    Top Ten Experiences in Thailand's Chiang Mai

    pursuitist.com 06 Jan '15, 6pm

    You’ll see this mountain landmark from the city of Chiang Mai and feel its draw. Perhaps best visited in the early hours of the morning (crowds gather to pray at this working monastery all day), not only will you feel a sense of accomplishment after mastering the 300+ steps of its Nag...

  • rt @pursuitist Sienna Charles Names 10 Great Spots for Pet-Friendly Travel #luxury

    10 Great Spots for Pet-Friendly Travel from Sienna Charles

    pursuitist.com 06 Jan '15, 3pm

    The Lowell Hotel , NYC believes in giving your furry friend nothing but the best. With its pet room service your pal can enjoy a cozy night in. Just know who to blame when you see the movie charges for Air Bud and Beethoven The Little Neill , Aspen gives pets their own customized pet ...

  • rt @pursuitist Mercedes-Benz Introduces Mobile Living At CES #luxury

    Mercedes-Benz Re-imagines The Automobile At CES

    pursuitist.com 06 Jan '15, 12pm

    “The car is becoming a mobile living space” With those eight words, Dr. Dieter Zetsche, Chairman of the Board of Management of Daimler AG and Head of Mercedes-Benz Cars demonstrated that he, and the company he heads is not afraid to redefine the automobile for the next century. Referr...

  • Daily Dream Home: A $30 Million Palm Beach Mansion

    pursuitist.com 05 Jan '15, 6pm

    Planning a party? A spacious ballroom boasts an ornate mirrored ceiling and room to entertain 75 guests. Love to cook? The kitchen features limestone walls, cherry cabinets, a center island with granite countertop, two pantries, two Sub-Zero refrigerators, two Bosch dishwashers, a 60-...

  • rt @pursuitist Miu Miu Unveils Spring Summer 2015 Advertising Campaign #luxury

    Miu Miu Unveils Spring Summer 2015 Advertising Campaign

    pursuitist.com 05 Jan '15, 3pm

    Miu Miu, the high fashion brand of women’s clothing and accessories from the Prada, has unveiled images of its spring advertising campaign. Headed by Miuccia Prada, the label has roped in Mia Goth, Imogen Poots and Marine Vacth to face the camera. Captured by Steven Meisel, the campai...