pursuitist.com Archives - 05 May 2016, Thursday

  • The Overhead Compartment with Adrien Brody

    pursuitist.com 04 May '16, 11am

    In baseball, they call the guy who can do it all a “Five Tool Player.” In the art world today, those tools belong to Adrien Brody. The Academy Award winner, youngest ever in the Best Actor category, has starred alongside Owen Wilson and Naomi Watts, been directed by legends Woody Alle...

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    Chanel In Cuba

    pursuitist.com 03 May '16, 1pm

    is rumored to walk the show for Chanel’s Cruise 2017 collection. Gisele shared an Instagram of a beautiful Havana street captioned, “Hola Cuba!” Is the Brazilian supermodel simply watching from the front row or is she taking a quick break from her catwalk retirement to walk in what wi...

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    Met Gala 2016 Best Red Carpet Looks

    pursuitist.com 03 May '16, 12pm

    The annual Met Gala is one of New York City’s most high-rated event as notables from the worlds of fashion, film, society, sports, art, business, and music attend to celebrate art and fashion. Met Gala 2016 kicked off the Metropolitan Museum of Art ’s yearly Costume Institute exhibit ...

  • This $150 Tequila Donut Is Perfect for Cinco De Mayo

    pursuitist.com 03 May '16, 12pm

    Created by Chef Björn DelaCruz, of Manila Social Club in Williamsburg Brooklyn, the Patrón Platinum Donut has launched just in time for Cinco de Mayo, Priced at $150, this donut ups the ante after the success of their viral Golden Cristal Ube Donut . A longtime fan of Patron tequila a...

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    Own a Small Island Off the Coast of Ireland for $2.2 Million

    pursuitist.com 02 May '16, 11pm

    The 33-acre island is located just off the Southwest coast of Ireland , in the appropriately wild-sounding Roaring Water Bay. West Skeam was owned by the Donnelly family for more than a decade, but has recently been brought back on the market. The Donnellys lovingly renovated the thre...

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    Inside Hublot’s Largest US Flagship In New York -

    pursuitist.com 02 May '16, 10pm

    The new flagship outlet’s facade, which is claimed to be brand’s tallest in the world, features 70 feet powder coated black aluminum panels lit with LEDs. Step inside to explore the 1500 square feet interiors that boasts black lava stone and wood floors, graphite-colored leather furni...

  • How to Make Perfect Espresso at Home

    How to Make Perfect Espresso at Home

    pursuitist.com 02 May '16, 10pm

    Tamping ensures the water to flows smoothly through all the coffee in the basket and doesn’t just gush through one or two areas. To tamp put your coffee grounds into the basket and, on a smooth solid surface, use your tamper to press straight down into the basket with 20 – 30lbs of pr...

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    For $135,000, Eat Your Way Around the World On A Private Jet with Four Seasons

    pursuitist.com 02 May '16, 5pm

    From India, guests will travel to Florence where they will meet with pioneering wine makers in their medieval estates and explore the Chianti countryside. Guests will also experience a once-in-a-lifetime dinner with the legendary Chef Fulvio Pierangelini, who will return from retireme...

  • The Ritz-Carlton Spa Concept Launched Across 20 Hotels And Resorts

    pursuitist.com 02 May '16, 1pm

    Raising the bar of outstanding service and care, the American luxury hotel chain has launched The Ritz-Carlton Spa Concept. Spreading it across 20 hotels and resorts around the world that includes New Orleans, Fort Lauderdale, Amelia Island, Moscow, Vienna, Cairo and Budapest, The Rit...

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    Sail the Seas on this Historical Yacht from the Roaring '20s

    pursuitist.com 02 May '16, 1pm

    The restoration project focussed on returning the vessel to its former 1920s glory while still equipping it with state of the art facilities. The photographs show an extremely elegant interior, featuring carved wooden accents and sumptuous leather chairs. And while the yacht my initia...

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    Villainous Hideout from 'Diamonds are Forever' on Sale for $10.5 Million

    pursuitist.com 02 May '16, 12pm

    The 8,901 sq foot home centres on a large, circular living room which gives the exterior a UFO-like appearance that is appropriate for its Space Age origins. The 1.62 acre estate is actually composed of a two-bedroom main house and a two-bedroom guest house equipped with maid’s quarte...

  • Dolce & Gabbana Create Exclusive Doll for Charity

    pursuitist.com 30 Apr '16, 10pm

    For the ongoing Italian Doll Convention’s fundraiser, Dolce & Gabbana has created an exclusive doll for a charity that supports the cost and cure for chronic and terminal diseases in children. It always feel good to invest in a good cause doesn’t it? The world of fashion has been smit...

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    The Great Chanel Handbag Robbery In Paris

    pursuitist.com 30 Apr '16, 5pm

    This week in France, burglars slammed a sport-utility vehicle through the front of a Chanel store in central Paris in the latest shocking robbery on a luxury store in the French capital. The thieves made off with luxury handbags worth several thousand euros, leaving the 4×4 burning ou...

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    Marion Cotillard Returns As Lady Dior

    pursuitist.com 30 Apr '16, 4pm

    As an ambassador for Dior since 2008, Marion Cotillard has featured in around ten advertising campaigns for the brand’s bags, including her role as the face of the Lady Dior bag for several years. Peter Lindbergh has worked on four of these campaigns. The actress has also worked with ...

  • Four Seasons Jet Takes Off On A Culinary Journey With René Redzepi #FSJet -

    pursuitist.com 30 Apr '16, 3pm

    The Four Seasons has crafted a globetrotting culinary journey with the help of star chef Rene Redzepi that takes food lovers to nine gastronomic capitals across Europe and Asia aboard a private jet for the price of $135,000. It’s a bucket list trip fit for a celebrity chef, and includ...

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    The Corridor Bar from BDI

    pursuitist.com 29 Apr '16, 11pm

    BDI specializes in sleek, modular furniture. Their corridor bar features a surprising amount of storage space, including a twelve bottle wine rack, a stemware rack, shelves on the doors which are ideal for storing spirits, and various other nooks and crannies for organizing tumblers a...

  • Shanghai Disneyland Hotel: First Look Inside

    pursuitist.com 29 Apr '16, 9pm

    – An elegant, gourmet 5-star restaurant. At Aurora, you’ll savor the ultimate expression of modern Asian cuisine in a stylish setting that overlooks Wishing Star Lake and Shanghai Disneyland. “Welcome to the ultimate dining experience, where signature dishes and an elegant setting cel...

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    Yoenis Cespedes Is Selling His Fire-Spitting Lamborghini

    pursuitist.com 29 Apr '16, 5pm

    Such a hot set of wheels are tough to own in New York City where the streets are rough and space is restricted. Cespedes had paid about $480,000 for the Aventador in late 2014. He has now opened the online bidding for the fiery beast. The winner will also drive away with four tickets ...

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    Surreal Furniture from Harow

    pursuitist.com 29 Apr '16, 5pm

    French design company Harow is notable for their unusual furniture. Each item is considered first as a work of art, and then the design is refined so that it can be incorporated into the home as a functional piece of furniture. Harow has received some buzz lately for their skull armch...

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    Beyoncé Flaunts $549 Pryma Headphones In Lemonade Album -

    pursuitist.com 29 Apr '16, 3pm

    The Pryma 01 Special Carbon Marsala headphones are under limelight for starring in a portion of Lemonade in which they adorn Beyoncé’s crown and cover her ears. Up for $549, the Pryma headphones are specially outfitted with carbon fiber cups to deliver unparalleled, world-class sound ...

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    Detroit Watch Company's Aviator Collection

    pursuitist.com 29 Apr '16, 3pm

    Most notable is their Aviator Collection, which began with their Pride of Detroit Aviator Series. This watch is inspired by the adventurous spirit of Edward F. Schlee who in 1927 purchased a Stinson-Detroiter monoplane and named it, “The Pride of Detroit”. Along with pilot Billy Brock...

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    First Look: Ritz-Carlton Reserve Residences, Los Cabos

    pursuitist.com 29 Apr '16, 1pm

    Priced from $4.2 million, the Puerto Los Cabos villas will feature 10,000 square feet of indoor/outdoor living space, sleek and modern architecture with floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking the Sea of Cortez, a double kitchen, five en-suite bedrooms with indoor/outdoor showers, massag...

  • Inside Christian Dior’s Château de la Colle Noire - Pursuitist

    pursuitist.com 28 Apr '16, 6pm

    The cradle of perfumery, Grasse, and the fascinating region of Provence are closely tied to each other with the threads of the rich history of the French atelier, Dior. It was in 1950 that the fashion legend Christian Dior, cognoscente of flowers, bought the Château de la Colle Noire ...

  • Léa Seydoux Is On The Move In Her First Louis Vuitton Campaign -

    pursuitist.com 28 Apr '16, 3pm

    Louis Vuitton unveils Léa Seydoux’s first campaign for the brand, portraying her as a daring, confident heroine who is constantly on the move. Joining the likes of Alicia Vikander, Michelle Williams, Jennifer Connelly and Doona Bae as an ambassador for Vuitton, Seydoux had already mad...

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    Rolls-Royce Wraith Luggage Collection Unveiled

    pursuitist.com 28 Apr '16, 3pm

    Automakers are rolling out luggage collections to complement their cars and help their clients travel with out compromising on style and quality even after steppingout of the wheels. Rolls-Royce Motor Cars rolls out a suite of elegant luggage to complement Wraith , the most powerful R...

  • Print Your Outfit from Home: The Future of Fashion and 3D Printing

    pursuitist.com 24 Apr '16, 2pm

    3D printers continue to offer up new possibilities, from creating everyday items (did you break a mug? simply print yourself a new one) to manufacturing complex prostheses. Revolutionizing the world of fashion seems a logical step in the development of 3D printing technology. Andrew B...

  • Print Your Outfit from Home: The Future of Fashion and 3D Printing

    pursuitist.com 23 Apr '16, 7pm

    3D printers continue to offer up new possibilities, from creating everyday items (did you break a mug? simply print yourself a new one) to manufacturing complex prostheses. Revolutionizing the world of fashion seems a logical step in the development of 3D printing technology. Andrew B...

  • Meaning

    pursuitist.com 23 Apr '16, 7pm

    Advertising and luxury marketing solutions. Advertisers on the site have included Burberry, BMW, Ritz-Carlton, Delta Private Jets, Bentley, Coach, Broadmoor Hotel, Rolls-Royce, Johnnie Walker, Hermes, Chase Bank, Audemars Piguet, Cosmopolitan Hotel and Effen Vodka. From traditional ad...

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    The World's Ugliest Ferrari

    pursuitist.com 23 Apr '16, 1am

    Digital art innovator Laurence Gartel has had his work exhibited at the Museum of Modern Art among others and is known for creating custom pieces for the likes of Justin Timberlake and Britney Spears. His latest “masterpiece,” however is rather abominable — the world’s ugliest Ferrari...

  • Louis Vuitton Volez, Voguez, Voyagez Exhibition Coming To Tokyo

    pursuitist.com 19 Apr '16, 8pm

    After a successful run in Paris, Louis Vuitton is bringing their “Volez, Voguez, Voyagez” exhibition to Tokyo this spring. The exhibit, which drew 200,000 visitors during its three-month run in Paris this past winter, traces more than 160 years of the company’s history from a single m...