pursuitist.com Archives - 27 November 2015, Friday

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    Facundo Rum Launches Bar Cart For The Holidays

    pursuitist.com 27 Nov '15, 7pm

    Facundo Rum Collection, Barcardi’s high end sipping rums, has rolled out a limited-edition bar cart for the holiday season to tempt the brand’s growing tribe of rum aficionados. The bar car is handmade walnut wood and the hardware is made of solid brass, including precision cut wheels...

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    Katy Perry Debuts Christmas Song in H&M Holiday Campaign

    pursuitist.com 27 Nov '15, 2pm

    While the 31 year old singer donned everything from a chic chignon to a wavy rainbow wig designed by her hairstylist, the fairy look was created by B. Akerlund and was the shiniest thing she has ever put on. The ultimate celebratory campaign, directed by Jonas Åkerlund, features Katy ...

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    Luxury Black Friday and Cyber Monday Travel Deals: Pursuitist's Best

    pursuitist.com 26 Nov '15, 7pm

    Marriott has announced a limited-time offer from Black Friday through Cyber Monday that includes up to 25% off rates on stays occurring between December 11, 2015 and January 17, 2016. Discounted rates are available at over 2,000 participating hotels and resorts across 11 brands in the...

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    Sneak Peek Inside The New St. Regis Dubai

    pursuitist.com 26 Nov '15, 2pm

    Owned by Al Habtoor Group, the hotel opens up with eight exceptional culinary venues, the first Iridium Spa in Dubai, a fleet of Bentleys as well as the first Bentley Suite in the Middle East. The hotel is part of Al Habtoor City, Dubai’s first-ever integrated resort comprising three ...

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    Plaza Hotel's Attic Penthouse Is Up For $50 Million

    pursuitist.com 26 Nov '15, 12pm

    Perched atop one of the most famous hotels in New York, the Plaza Hotel’s attic penthouse has hit the market with an asking price of $50 million. Located on the 20th floor, it is the only triplex residence at the renowned Plaza Hotel and Residences. The epitome of luxurious living, re...

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    Eminem Air Jordan Sneakers Fetch $227,552 For Charity

    pursuitist.com 25 Nov '15, 5pm

    This shoe edition is Eminem’s third and rarest collaboration with Air Jordan and is based on the brand’s iconic Jordan IV’s silhouette and sports Carhartt’s canvas material on the upper too. The black and grey design also features the ShadyXV logo, commemorating the 15th anniversary o...

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    Charlie Sheen To Sell Two Beverly Hills Mansions

    pursuitist.com 25 Nov '15, 2pm

    Charlie Sheen has been hitting the headlines, very frequently, for atrocious reasons. However he is under our radar for his intention of selling two of the three mansions he owns in the guard-gated and celebrity favored Mulholland Estates enclave in the Beverly Hills Post Office area....

  • 2015 British Fashion Awards - Best Red Carpet Moments

    pursuitist.com 25 Nov '15, 12pm

    The red carpet at the recent British Fashion Awards was on red alert as all the high-powered personalities from the world of fashion descended in their best form. Held at the London Coliseum, the award ceremony pays tribute to outstanding talent in the UK fashion industry. Karl Lagerf...

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    Lincoln Puts A New Face On Its Brand

    pursuitist.com 25 Nov '15, 11am

    Lincoln is also raising the bar on driver assist technologies making it competitive with comparable cars from Lexus and Cadillac. The MKZ will offer adaptive cruise control with stop-and-go functionality that can automatically slow the car to a complete stop if necessary, resuming hig...

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    Jude Law Drives A Delahaye 135 for Johnnie Walker

    pursuitist.com 25 Nov '15, 10am

    What do you get when you put Jude Law, Giancarlo Giannini, Zhao Wei and a bottle of Johnnie Walker Blue in a film with a stunning classic car? A masterpiece. While two Oscar nominated actors and the sensation of the Chinese cinema may be the draw, the real star of “The Gentleman’s Wag...

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    Q&A Discusses Men's Style with The Tie Bar

    pursuitist.com 24 Nov '15, 2pm

    This holiday season the idea of personalized giving goes into everything The Tie Bar is doing. Whether that be customizing your own gift style boxes in-store or online, custom monograming on scarves, or working with The Tie Bar stylists directly to select a gift based on your guys per...

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    La Mer Launches Kelly Wearstler Designed Limited-Edition Vanity Box

    pursuitist.com 24 Nov '15, 2pm

    La Mer has teamed up with Kelly Wearstler to create a limited-edition box for the launch of its Genaissance de la Mer serum. American high-end exclusive cosmetics brand and the American designer have come together for first time for this exclusive product offer. Renowned for her use o...

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    The Overhead Compartment with Steve Kazee

    pursuitist.com 24 Nov '15, 1pm

    Some think he is a by-the-book FBI agent scarred by his failure to catch the criminal. Others believe he is a rock musician who may or may not get the girl. Or a country music star who gave it all up for family, or a Broadway standout with a Tony and a Grammy on his mantle. Well, gues...

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    Salvatore Ferragamo Marks 100th Anniversary With A Capsule Shoe Collection

    pursuitist.com 24 Nov '15, 1pm

    Salvatore Ferragamo, the Italian luxury fashion House, is celebrating 100th anniversary by launching an exclusive collection of shoes designed by Colombian designer Edgardo Osorio, the founder and creative director of high-end shoe label Aquazzura. It as been 100 years since Salvatore...

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    Amanera Opens in the Dominican Republic

    pursuitist.com 23 Nov '15, 6pm

    Spread over 370 acres, the world-class Playa Grande Golf Course was originally designed by celebrated architect Robert Trent Jones, Sr. His son, Rees Jones, an acclaimed designer in his own right and known as the Open Doctor, for his role in sprucing up many recent U.S Open venues, ha...

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    Fendi Opens A Large Pop-Up Store In Tokyo

    pursuitist.com 23 Nov '15, 5pm

    Fendi commenced the celebration of its 50th anniversary in Japan with an exclusive Peekaboo Bag project . The Italian fashion house is continuing the commemoration of the golden jubilee milestone in the land of rising sun with the opening an oversized pop-up store in the luxury shoppi...

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    Around the World in 132 Days on the Queen Mary 2

    pursuitist.com 23 Nov '15, 1pm

    Cunard has announced that in 2017 its exceptional flagship, the Queen Mary 2, will embark on a new Full World Voyages Programme featuring three grand world cruises of 132, 188, and 108 days, respectively. The grand dame will sail more than 37,000 nautical miles to visit 40 ports in 23...

  • Bag Of The Week – Philipp Plein Trippy Backpack https://t.co/MzpWkqSZ4o

    Bag Of The Week - Philipp Plein Trippy Backpack

    pursuitist.com 23 Nov '15, 11am

    This festive season, jazz up your look by strapping on Philipp Plein’s Trippy backpack. The chic sack is festooned with Swarovski crystals that ooze urban vibes with ease. The dazzling pop optic pattern ups the dressiness of the haversack with its colors too. Designed with plenty of r...

  • Selena Gomez Offers Her Los Angeles Mansion For $4.5 Million

    pursuitist.com 23 Nov '15, 10am

    Those hunting for a new address in Los Angeles can take a look at the latest celebrity pre-owned property on the market. Selena Gomez has listed her Calabasas home for $4.495 million. In 2014, the 23 year old American artist had bought the Mediterranean-style house, in the city which ...

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    11 Cars Worth Seeing At The Los Angeles Auto Show

    pursuitist.com 22 Nov '15, 8pm

    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...

  • Mandapa, A New Ritz-Carlton Reserve, Opens In Bali

    pursuitist.com 10 Nov '15, 3pm

    Another highlight is the Spa at Mandapa, which will allow guests to continue to discover peace of mind and body through holistic, comprehensive wellness and lifestyle programs based on six pillars – Balinese Spa, Detox and Nutrition, Alternative Therapy, Body Therapy, and Healing. Fea...

  • Marchesa Bridal Capsule Collection Is Exclusive To St. Regis Hotels & Resorts: via @StRegisNewYork

    Marchesa Bridal Capsule Collection Is Exclusive To St. Regis Hotels & Resorts

    pursuitist.com 30 Oct '15, 11pm

    St. Regis Hotels & Resorts is wooing brides-to-be by teaming up with luxury fashion brand, Marchesa, to unveil a bridal capsule collection. The Marchesa Bridal Capsule Collection for St. Regis Hotels & Resorts comprises of four exclusive and one-of-a-kind couture bridal gowns inspired...

  • This house in LA looks to sell for $500 million

    The Biggest And The Most Expensive Home In Los Angeles To Sell For $500 Million

    pursuitist.com 27 Oct '15, 4am

    Though still in the making, the 100,000 sq ft residence which is shaping up in Los Angeles’ Bel Air neighborhood has bagged the tags of one of the biggest as well as the most expensive home in the U.S. Built by Nile Niami, a Hollywood producer and a property developer, the mansion is ...

  • Pursuitist_Auto: Free rides in the new #7Series via BMWUSA and Uber Pursuitist #luxury

    Uber Users Get A Free Ride In BMW's New 7 Series.

    pursuitist.com 19 Oct '15, 3pm

    BMW has partnered with Uber to offer on-demand test chauffeured ride experiences prior to the car going on sale on October 24. Uber users in New York, Miami, Los Angeles and Chicago can get a free ride from a BMW product specialist to a destination of their choice in the brand new 7 S...

  • rt @pursuitist David and Victoria Beckham Set To Buy The $41 Million Manor House In England #luxury

    David and Victoria Beckham Set To Buy The $41 Million Manor House In England

    pursuitist.com 19 Oct '15, 2pm

    A country estate is all set to be crowned as the new ‘Beckingham Palace’ as David and Victoria Beckham have reportedly fallen for the Abbotswood Estate near Stow-on-the-Wold in Gloucestershire. The 40 year old retired English professional footballer along with his fashion designer wif...

  • rt @pursuitist For Love Of Norwegian Wildness And Adventure: Manshausen Island Above The Arctic Circle #luxury

    For Love Of Norwegian Wildness And Adventure: Manshausen Island Above The Arctic Circle

    pursuitist.com 19 Oct '15, 1pm

    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...

  • rt @pursuitist Daily Dream Home: Annapolis Waterfront Paradise for $6.9 Million #luxury

    Daily Dream Home: Annapolis Waterfront Paradise for $6.9 Million

    pursuitist.com 19 Oct '15, 1pm

    Yacht lovers will flip for this beautiful new listing on nearly 8 acres of waterfront property in Annapolis. 948 Melvin Road , has just been listed by Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage for $6.9 million. Located on Little Aberdeen Creek, the home provides for gracious outdoor livin...

  • rt @pursuitist Downtown LA Luxury: The Ritz Carlton, Los Angeles #luxury

    Downtown LA Luxury: The Ritz Carlton, Los Angeles

    pursuitist.com 18 Oct '15, 6pm

    With spacious rooms, sleek marble bathrooms and spectacular views, The Ritz Carlton, Los Angeles is the perfect place to escape from the urban bustle. And if you really need to unwind, take a dip in the roof top pool, boasting both city and mountain views, or visit the state-of-the-ar...

  • rt @pursuitist Frank Gehry Designed First Yacht Is all About Romance #luxury

    Frank Gehry Designed First Yacht Is All About Romance

    pursuitist.com 18 Oct '15, 5pm

    Frank Gehry, till now, has been more renowned as an outstanding architect responsible for adding some of the most unique structures to the world’s skyline. The 86 year old, Canadian-born American architect, residing in Los Angeles, has now tried his hand at designing structures for wa...

  • Inside Ralph Lauren’s First Restaurant In New York City

    Inside Ralph Lauren's First Restaurant In New York City

    pursuitist.com 18 Oct '15, 4pm

    After wowing New York City with its first Polo flagship , Ralph Lauren is all set to open it first New York restaurant. Located close to the brand’s Midtown flagship store, the new Polo Bar by the American designer will open its doors on 1 East 55th Street and Fifth Avenue. Scheduled ...