pursuitist.com Archives - 31 July 2014, Thursday

  • rt @pursuitist London In The Sky Pop-up Restaurant Raises The Standard Of Fine Dining #luxury

    London In The Sky Pop-up Restaurant Raises The Standard Of Fine Dining

    pursuitist.com 29 Jul '14, 8pm

    The 10 day sky-high gastronomical event will raise the standard of out-of-the-world dining with London in the Sky. Right from breakfast to dinner, including the lunch, will be served by a team of five Michelin starred chefs. Events in the Sky will bring the London in the Sky to the ca...

  • rt @pursuitist Wake Up With The Sun at Fiji’s Latest Luxury Spa #luxury

    Wake Up With The Sun at Fiji's Latest Luxury Spa

    pursuitist.com 29 Jul '14, 5pm

    Wake Up With The Sun at Fiji’s Latest Luxury Spa By McLean Robbins in Travel , Wellness on July 29, 2014 Sit back and relax. You’re in Fiji, starting your spa service with a piece of crystallized ginger and a chilled glass of guava juice while your therapist starts a pampering and cle...

  • Preorder A 24-Carat Gold iPhone 6 from @BrikkUSA #apple #iPhone6 #bling #luxury #gadget

    Preorder A 24-Carat Gold iPhone 6

    pursuitist.com 29 Jul '14, 5pm

    Even though Apple CEO Tim Cook hasn’t unveiled the new iPhone 6, accessory company Brikk is already taking pre-orders for its luxurious take on Apple’s next big thing. Aptly named The Lux iPhone 6, Brikk’s new collection includes 14 models that are extravagant versions of the upcoming...

  • rt @pursuitist Waldorf Astoria Berlin Opens its Sun Terrace for Summer Views of Berlin City West #luxury

    Waldorf Astoria Berlin Opens its Sun Terrace for Summer Views of Berlin City West

    pursuitist.com 28 Jul '14, 8pm

    For the season, the Lang Bar team has moved outside to the sun terrace on the sixth floor of Waldorf Astoria Berlin. Berliners and hotel guests are invited daily from 6 p.m. to celebrate the summer in a relaxed outdoor lounge atmosphere. Refreshment is guaranteed by long drinks, beer,...

  • rt @pursuitist Burberry Ponchos And Scarves Personalized With Your Initials #luxury

    Burberry Ponchos And Scarves Personalized With Your Initials

    pursuitist.com 28 Jul '14, 1pm

    Apart from the brand’s signature check print, it’s their monogramming service that has been catching attention. Like the models from Burberry Fall/Winter 14 show, very soon you too can step out wearing your newest Burberry scarves and ponchos with your own initials. Unveiled at the ru...

  • rt @pursuitist Harrods Shoe Heaven To Open With Manolo Blahnik, Christian Louboutin, Chanel, Christian... #luxury

    Harrods Shoe Heaven To Open With Manolo Blahnik, Christian Louboutin, Chanel, Christian Dior, Louis Vuitton And More

    pursuitist.com 28 Jul '14, 1pm

    Spanning over 42,000-sq.-ft on the fifth level of the store, the Shoe Heaven will lure shoppers by bringing the world’s best footwear brands and designers under one roof. The biggest shoe department will boast of 17 boutiques including the likes of Manolo Blahnik, Christian Louboutin,...

  • rt @pursuitist Bonhams To Auction 10 Amazing Ferraris At Pebble Beach #luxury

    Bonhams To Auction 10 Amazing Ferraris At Pebble Beach

    pursuitist.com 28 Jul '14, 1pm

    Ahead of the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance, on August 15, Bonhams will hold an exceptional auction at the Quail Lodge in Carmel, California, including the sale of 10 extremely rare Ferrari sports cars. The total estimated value of the automobiles in this “Maranello Rosso Collection...

  • rt @pursuitist Front Row Tickets To Fendi, Prada and Giorgio Armani Shows In Milan Are Up For Grabs #luxury

    Front Row Tickets To Fendi, Prada and Giorgio Armani Shows In Milan Are Up For Grabs

    pursuitist.com 26 Jul '14, 5pm

    New York’s Watermill Centre is auctioning off tickets to Fall/Winter 2015 Milan Fashion Show to benefit free art projects. Deep pocketed fashion enthusiasts can bid for tickets for two front row seats to each of Fendi, Prada and Giorgio Armani show and also gain backstage access to Fe...

  • rt @pursuitist Jaguar XE Previewed #luxury

    Jaguar XE Previewed

    pursuitist.com 26 Jul '14, 4pm

    The XE project, announced at the latest Geneva Motor Show, aimed to develop an innovative premium compact sedan that would embody the renewal of the Jaguar brand. The resulting vehicle is expected to stand out in particular for its new, ultra lightweight aluminum architecture, which s...

  • rt @pursuitist The Four Seasons Dubai at Jumeirah Beach #luxury

    Inside The Four Seasons Dubai At Jumeirah Beach

    pursuitist.com 26 Jul '14, 4pm

    The already saturated luxury market in Dubai is about get more crowded with the opening of a new Four Seasons hotel. As far as luxury hotels go, particularly in the city of superlatives where everyone is frantically trying to one-up each other with the tallest and largest of everythin...

  • rt @pursuitist Christian Louboutin Unveils Signature Nail Polish #luxury

    Christian Louboutin Unveils Signature Nail Polish

    pursuitist.com 23 Jul '14, 11pm

    Priced at $50, Rouge Louboutin is described by the brand as “a timeless, vibrant red suited to any skin tone.” Eight inches high, the bottle was inspired by the Ballerina Ultima shoe, the tallest heel Christian Louboutin has ever created, and features ombré-effect faceted glass and a ...

  • rt @pursuitist First Look: Louis Vuitton Men’s Fall 2014 Campaign #luxury

    First Look: Louis Vuitton Men's Fall 2014 Campaign

    pursuitist.com 23 Jul '14, 2am

    Here’s the first look at the Louis Vuitton Men’s Fall 2014 Campaign from Men’s Style Director Kim Jones. Featuring German model Johannes Linder, the upcoming campaign was photographed by the legendary Peter Lindbergh in Iceland.

  • rt @pursuitist Four Days with the 2014 Ferrari FF #luxury

    Four Days with the 2014 Ferrari FF

    pursuitist.com 22 Jul '14, 6pm

    With a front end that bears more than a passing resemblance to the F12, there’s no denying this car comes to the streets directly from Maranello. When walk around to the side and the see long doors and flowing lines sweep up to a utilitarian hatchback, it looks like the great-great gr...

  • rt @pursuitist Nike Fuel Vending Machine In New York #luxury

    Nike Fuel Vending Machine In New York

    pursuitist.com 22 Jul '14, 2pm

    Sadly, the Nike Fuel Vending Machine has moved to a new destination in New York. Utilizing social media, Nike has been hinting at where the vending machines are located, but hasn’t given up exact details. Follow

  • Wow talk about the essentials to #live #work #play in #Miami-Dade County!

    St. Regis Bal Harbour Hotel and Resort Reviewed

    pursuitist.com 21 Jul '14, 8pm

    No resort stay would be complete without some spa time. The St. Regis is home to the 14,000 square foot Remède Spa. With customized, locally inspired experiences, Remède Spa delivers the most exclusive and fashionable treatments in South Florida. Check out the 24-Karat Designer Facial...

  • rt @pursuitist The Clock Tower Apartment in Brooklyn: Daily Dream Home #luxury

    The Clock Tower Apartment in Brooklyn: Daily Dream Home

    pursuitist.com 21 Jul '14, 2pm

    The Clock Tower, erected in 1915 on the DUMBO waterfront, is on top of one of the largest poured concrete building in New York. What used to be a machine room for the clocks is now housing a 6,500-square-foot apartment boasting a breath-taking quadrangular view of NY. The kitchen, des...

  • rt @pursuitist Christophe Lemaire Departs Hermès #luxury

    Christophe Lemaire Departs Hermès -

    pursuitist.com 21 Jul '14, 2pm

    Axel Dumas, Chief Executive Officer of Hermès, commented; “I am very grateful to Christophe for the passion with which he has addressed and enriched the expression of our house in women’s ready-to-wear. Under his artistic direction the métier has renewed its aesthetic and produced ver...

  • rt @pursuitist American Bartender Wins Competition to be Chivas Regal’s First Ever Chivas Master #luxury

    American Bartender Wins Competition to be Chivas Regal's First Ever Chivas Master

    pursuitist.com 21 Jul '14, 1pm

    American bartender, Masahiro Urushido, has been revealed as Chivas Regal’s first ever Chivas Master, winning the iconic whisky brand’s inaugural bartender competition in style at the NoMad hotel in New York on July 15th 2014. Urushido was announced as the winner following a tightly-co...

  • rt @pursuitist London’s Dukes Bar serves James Bond Martinis #luxury

    London's Dukes Bar serves James Bond Martinis

    pursuitist.com 21 Jul '14, 1pm

    (Above: Bar manager Alessandro Palazzi created two signature James Bond martinis at the Dukes bar in London, where Sir Ian Fleming is said to have coined the phrase, “shaken, not stirred.”) As Sir Ian Fleming’s former watering hole, Dukes bar in London is a pilgrimage site for James B...

  • rt @pursuitist Scout: A New Online Travel Planning and Booking Site for Skiers #luxury

    Scout: A New Online Travel Planning and Booking Site for Skiers

    pursuitist.com 16 Jul '14, 2pm

    experience doesn’t stop at the confirmation email. Scout takes its level of service beyond its high-tech booking engine and online trip planning resource by also offering a supplementary “low-tech” resource with its printed resort guidebooks. Once booked for their trip, skiers are mai...

  • rt @pursuitist Luxury Travel Trends for 2014: Technology And Voluntourism #luxury

    Luxury Travel Trends for 2014: Technology And Voluntourism

    pursuitist.com 15 Jul '14, 6pm

    As the term “luxury travel” continues to be defined and transformed, The Pursuitist is talking to the leading travel experts as they share the latest trends, innovations and topics in travel. Today, we speak with two experts in the luxury travel industry as they share the emerging tre...

  • rt @pursuitist New York’s Loews Regency Hotel Partners with Central Park Conservancy #luxury

    New York's Loews Regency Hotel Partners with Central Park Conservancy

    pursuitist.com 15 Jul '14, 2pm

    Loews Regency’s involvement with Central Park Conservancy extends beyond Park to Park. Most recently, The Regency Bar & Grill’s Executive Chef Dan Silverman participated in Taste of Summer, a summer benefit event in Central Park featuring culinary delights prepared by New York City’s ...

  • rt @pursuitist Mill Camp Mojito Recipe from Four Seasons Resort Maui at Wailea #luxury

    Mill Camp Mojito Recipe from Four Seasons Resort Maui at Wailea

    pursuitist.com 14 Jul '14, 6pm

    Gabe Harvey, a bartender at Ferraro’s Bar e Ristorante located within the Four Seasons Resort Maui at Wailea, is as passionate about Maui’s history as he is about mixology. This year, he created a cocktail that’s inspired by the people and products on Maui. Named the “Mill Camp Mojito...

  • rt @pursuitist Sweet Suites: The $60,000-a-night Golden Palace Villa #luxury

    Sweet Suites: The $60,000-a-night Golden Palace Villa

    pursuitist.com 14 Jul '14, 6pm

    Designed to mimic the splendor of the Ottoman Empire this six bedroom, eight bath palace features, sparkling private indoor and outdoor pools, an intimate private Jacuzzi and sauna, and a finely crafted traditional Turkish bath. You’ll also discover not one but three fully equipped ki...

  • rt @pursuitist Alexander Wang Unveils Objects Collection No. 5 For People On The Go #luxury

    Alexander Wang Unveils Objects Collection No. 5 For People On The Go

    pursuitist.com 14 Jul '14, 2pm

    A water bottle is a must have for every person who steps out for work or leisure. And the American fashion designer has made it easy by designing a water bottle with a leather holder. The matte black aluminium water bottle sports a black logo too. The black leather holder also feature...

  • rt @pursuitist Five Reasons Why Divas Should Travel With Gucci Luggage #luxury

    Five Reasons Why Divas Should Travel With Gucci Luggage

    pursuitist.com 14 Jul '14, 2pm

    With the onset of travel season owing to warmer temperatures and tulips in bloom, here are five reasons why stylish travelers should grab Gucci’s latest travel collection. Exclusively designed to cater to the whims of well-heeled travelers, the vibrant diamante and elegant guccissima ...

  • rt @pursuitist Summer Reading Made Fun: The James Launches New Collaboration with Books + Booze #luxury

    The James Launches New Collaboration with Books + Booze

    pursuitist.com 14 Jul '14, 1pm

    The James’ summer reading program collection features 16 titles representing the four cities in which The James hotels are located. Stein’s suggestions range from the classic to the kooky, including: York, Stein selected books that celebrate the eclectic nature of the city. These incl...

  • rt @pursuitist See inside the $35 million “Star Trek”-themed mansion #luxury

    See inside the $35 million "Star Trek"-themed mansion

    pursuitist.com 11 Jul '14, 5pm

    Okay, it’s not just “Star Trek” that dominates this massive Bocaq Raton mansion. Pop culture (especially science fiction) oozes out of almost every room of Mediterranean-style mansion, which is owned by Marc Bell, a tech tech entrepreneur and former

  • rt @pursuitist An Exclusive Look Inside The Suites At Four Seasons Resort Hawaii At Hualalai #luxury

    An Exclusive Look Inside The Suites At Four Seasons Resort Hawaii At Hualalai

    pursuitist.com 10 Jul '14, 9pm

    We work with whoever is available to do the planning (travel agent, personal assistant, or the guests directly) and gather as much information as we can about what the guests are looking for. We make our suggestions from there depending on what the guests are looking for out of their ...