pursuitist.com Archives - 27 September 2016, Tuesday

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    Luxury Ad Network

    pursuitist.com 26 Sep '16, 6pm

    We are the leading Luxury Ad Network. Discover the Pursuitist Influencers Ad Network. In addition to developing high impact digital advertising solutions, we are creating real world events and experiences with the right influencers. Objectives and deliverables are established prior — ...

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    Cara Delevingne For Yves Saint Laurent 'Sparkle Clash' Makeup Collection

    pursuitist.com 26 Sep '16, 6pm

    For this year’s holiday season, the French luxury label is rocking a beauty look that shimmers and shines with seasonal sparkle with its “Sparkle Clash” makeup collection. Yves Saint Laurent is standing out from the beauty crowd this year with a makeup collection that’s both fun and s...

  • rt @pursuitist Amazing View Of Versailles From The Sky (Video)

    Amazing View Of Versailles From The Sky (Video)

    pursuitist.com 26 Sep '16, 6pm

    View Versailles from the sky in a stunning drone video. The city of Versailles has released a five minute video profiling the historic seat of power, complete with numerous shots of its famous palaces, gardens and the avenues that lead to them. High and low shots, close ups motion por...

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    Ferrari GTC4Lusso T

    pursuitist.com 26 Sep '16, 5pm

    Ferrari will be making its appearance at the Paris motor show by unveiling the first car in its history to offer four seats and a turbo-charged V8 engine. Usually when a car has a prancing horse on the front grille and four seats behind the hood, the badge and the seats are separated ...

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    Le Palais Royal heads Toward November Completion Date

    pursuitist.com 26 Sep '16, 3pm

    With the Playboy mansion sold for $100 million and the legendary Owlwood estate transacted for $90 million, the ultra-luxury real estate market has lost two homes listed with triple digit pricetags. Which home will be the next to find a buyer? Listed at $159 million, Le Palais Royal l...

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    Amber Rose's Former Abode Gets A Price Cut

    pursuitist.com 26 Sep '16, 3pm

    Deidre Woollard has been writing both fiction and nonfiction for years. She has a Master of Fine Arts from Spalding University and her short fiction has been published in literary magazines and anthologies. She served as the lead editor on Luxist.com for six years writing about real e...

  • Launches Luxury Influencer Ad Network

    pursuitist.com 23 Sep '16, 2pm

    The Pursuitist was launched in 2010 and serves as an editorial source for luxury-related reviews and news, with coverage on all verticals from travel and food, to automotive and style, among other topics. Now, Pursuitist is venturing in a new direction with the introduction of its inf...

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    Morgan Hill Estate And Winery Listed For Sale

    pursuitist.com 23 Sep '16, 1pm

    Deidre Woollard has been writing both fiction and nonfiction for years. She has a Master of Fine Arts from Spalding University and her short fiction has been published in literary magazines and anthologies. She served as the lead editor on Luxist.com for six years writing about real e...

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    Are These Mind Controlled Headphones in Your Future?

    pursuitist.com 22 Sep '16, 7pm

    What will we think of next?! Apparently, our very thoughts are the next step in the technological revolution. That’s right. Rapid progress in brain mapping technology means that the ability to control devices with our minds may no longer be the stuff of science fiction. And one compan...

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    Crystal Cruises' 'Serenity' Makes History with Artic Route Voyage

    pursuitist.com 22 Sep '16, 6pm

    More than 1,000 guests and 600 crew members were on board — the largest number of travelers to traverse the once impassable route — as Crystal Serenity left Seward, Alaska on August 16 for its 32-day journey. The luxury expedition itinerary included port calls in Ulukhaktok, Northwest...

  • Pursuit Of BMW: A Weekend In Napa With The BMW 4 Series Gran Coupé -

    pursuitist.com 21 Sep '16, 9pm

    As a BMW owner, I can only rave about BMW’s new 4 Series Gran Coupé sedan. Going from the concert hall to the country, this diverse and subtle sedan arrives in style. With exceptional design, great handling and spacious comfort, the BMW 4 Series Gran Coupé is awarded Pursuitist Platinum.

  • rt @pursuitist Apple In Talks To Aquire McLaren

    Apple In Talks To Aquire McLaren

    pursuitist.com 21 Sep '16, 3pm

    Breaking! Financial Times reports that Cupertino-based Apple is in talks to acquire McLaren, the supercar company: “The California technology group, which has been working on a self-driving electric vehicle for more than two years, is considering a full takeover of McLaren or a strate...

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    Inside New York’s Iconic Pierre Hotel -

    pursuitist.com 20 Sep '16, 4pm

    , welcomes a new restaurant, Perrine. A feminine play on the hotel’s name, Perrine is helmed by Executive Chef Ashfer Biju, who serves seasonally-inspired fare with a focus on clean, distinctive flavors that allow the quality of the ingredients to shine. “At Perrine, we built a menu b...

  • Hermèsmatic Pop-up Concepts -

    pursuitist.com 20 Sep '16, 4pm

    The Hermèsmatic pop-up laundromat concepts are launching in Amsterdam, Strasbourg, Munich and Kyoto. Washing machines in the brand’s signature orange color give scarves a blue or pink rinse, and a dryer restores them to their original softness. The process takes 48 hours and is free o...

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    The New Mercedes-AMG GLC 43 4MATIC Coupé -

    pursuitist.com 20 Sep '16, 4pm

    Mercedes is promising a greater focus on electric mobility at this year’s event, including EV versions of its entire Smart car lineup plus a plug-in electric concept car. However, until that concept is unveiled its Paris Motorshow line up will resemble an AMG AGM. At the start of 2016...

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    This Quirky New Nashville Hotel Is Perfect For Your Next Girlfriend Getaway

    pursuitist.com 20 Sep '16, 2pm

    The hotel even feels authentically “Nashville.” The hotel partnered with Holler Design, a Tennessee-based studio, to envision and create the space. Numerous collaborations with local Nashville makers and creatives brought the space to life including Sideshow Sign Co. (custom signs), N...

  • Four Seasons New York Downtown Is Now Open For Business

    pursuitist.com 19 Sep '16, 5pm

    Four Seasons now has a second home in New York City with today’s opening of Four Seasons Hotel New York Downtown . “Downtown New York has been reborn as the most vibrant neighborhood in city,” says Peter Humig, General Manager of the all-new hotel. “It’s no longer simply a business di...

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    Along Portland's Western Promenade

    pursuitist.com 19 Sep '16, 4pm

    In addition to the park and the views, the Western Promenade also offers plenty of fodder for lovers of older homes, with Victorians, Queen Annes, Italianate, Colonial Revival and other styles represented. Manderly, also known as the Walter G. Davis House, was built in 1921 and is a b...

  • rt @pursuitist Fishing Reels As Works Of Art

    Fishing Reels As Works Of Art

    pursuitist.com 19 Sep '16, 4pm

    Can fishing reels be a luxury item? They can be when they are created by talented artisans. Canadian fishing gear company PEETZ, recently unveiled its 2016 limited edition Chain of Life reels hand-carved by renowned Kwagiulth artist and master carver Jason Henry Hunt . A total of 90 “...

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    The Ancient Underground Shells Flavoring France's Champagne

    pursuitist.com 19 Sep '16, 4pm

    In caves deep underground in France’s Champagne region lie thousands of shells that are 45 million years old, a site researchers describe as “rare and exceptional” — and which may have influenced the flavour of the local bubbly. “It’s my paradise,” says Patrice Legrand, a champagne pr...

  • Australia's Luxe New QT Melbourne Hotel Debuts

    pursuitist.com 19 Sep '16, 2pm

    When it comes to drinking and dining, QT Melbourne excels, offering The Cake Shop, a mouthwatering bakery and patisserie in the hotel’s lobby; the hotel’s signature French-style brasserie, Pascale Bar & Grill; and an edgy laneway bar, Hot Sauce, which will boast an extensive selection...

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    Christian Louboutin Sneaker Collection For Sporty Henri

    pursuitist.com 18 Sep '16, 5pm

    Christian Louboutin is joining forces with the French e-concept store SportyHenri.com to launch a new capsule footwear collection. The luxury shoe designer has created four limited-edition styles for the retailer, inspired by the Sporty Henri motto “Mettre Le Sport En Valeur”. Each st...

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    Hottest New Bars In The US

    pursuitist.com 18 Sep '16, 4pm

    Dining guide Zagat has rounded up a list of what they call the hottest new bars across America which includes a new watering hole by The Dead Rabbit team, known for winning the title of world’s best bar. Bar hoppers and lovers of an artfully made cocktail will want to heed the burgund...

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    Volvo V90 Cross Country Revealed

    pursuitist.com 18 Sep '16, 4pm

    “With All-Wheel Drive, increased ride height and a chassis optimised for comfort and control in all weather and road conditions, the new V90 Cross Country takes our versatile V90 estate and adds the heart of an explorer,” said Dr Peter Mertens, Senior Vice President Research & Develop...

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    Turnberry Place Penthouse, Las Vegas Living On The 28th Floor

    pursuitist.com 18 Sep '16, 4pm

    This penthouse at the coveted Turnberry Place embraces the Las Vegas spirit with bold go-for-it decor. Turnberry Place is a pretty exciting place to live in Las Vegas. It’s located close to the Strip but the four towers offer an element of luxury resort living heralded by the dramatic...

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    Pursuit Of Volvo: Safety In Style With The S90

    pursuitist.com 16 Sep '16, 7pm

    , Founder & Editor of Pursuitist, is an award-winning luxury marketing veteran, writer, a frequent speaker at luxury and interactive marketing conferences and a pioneer in web publishing. He launched Pursuitist as a curated list of the good things in life. As CEO of Parr Interactive ,...

  • Beary Goes To The Moon: New BearyBusy Video

    pursuitist.com 16 Sep '16, 7pm

    Blast off with Beary! This eight year old’s new stop motion video of her stuffed bear and bearded dragon on the moon is so adorable. Check out the latest adventure of BearyBusy , created by a young girl named Grace. This time, “Beary Goes To The Moon” and meets an alien – the young gi...

  • rt @pursuitist Nova Scotia Dream Home Up For Auction

    Nova Scotia Dream Home Up For Auction

    pursuitist.com 16 Sep '16, 4pm

    The Mahone Bay area of Nova Scotia is known for its long history of fishing and ship building. The area abounds with charm and tradition and is located less than an hour from the Halifax area. On Nova Scotia’s scenic South Shore Lighthouse Route, East River Point is a charming fishing...

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    This New Pet Spa Will Seriously Pamper Your Pooch

    pursuitist.com 15 Sep '16, 2pm

    “In order to innovate at retail, you have to try new concepts and that’s really what the PetSmart Pet Spa in Oceanside, New York, is all about,” said Eran Cohen, chief customer experience officer, PetSmart. “Like any spa, our Pet Spa store is intended to provide the amenities and comf...

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    Top 5 Hot Destinations In Europe

    pursuitist.com 14 Sep '16, 7pm

    This Italian island is another Mediterranean option for fall getaways. Swimmers can enjoy water temperatures around 20°C until the end of October. If that’s still on the chilly side, just lie back and enjoy Sardinia’s beaches, some of the most beautiful in Europe. Sardinia is a new al...