The Aston Martin DB10 – the first car created exclusively for James Bond by British luxury brand Aston Martin – is to go under the auctioneer’s gavel at the London auction house of Christie’s on 18th February with proceeds donated to Médecins Sans Frontières.
In developing the new manufactory Calibre 36 the designers and watchmakers at Glashütte Original have made time for what is essential: the basic form, as substantial as it is innovative, of a new generation of timepieces. The automatic movement with classic hour, minute and seconds functions has been thought through with care; exceptionally user-friendly, it meets, at the same time, the highest standards of the watchmaker's art.
Wine and good times flow during Les Vendanges wine tasting event every year at the beginning of autumn, Geneva’s luxury boulevard, the Rue Durhone, turns into a veritable vineyard. shoppers are given the opportunity to sample a host of red and white wines from the Geneva canton. Avakian’s guests were able to enjoy red wine from the “francine dupuis” vineyard along with mushroom risotto, while becoming acquainted with the newly designed boutique.
After the Chronomètre Optimum, the Quantième Perpétuel and the Octa Lune, it is the turn of the Octa Divine to move onto size 42 mm. Completely redesigned in 42mm, F.P.Journe’s Octa Divine model now features a new look: elegant, uncluttered, and perfectly legible
Christie’s will bring together an international selection of over 250 artists in the Post-War and Contemporary Art Evening and Day Auctions on 11 and 12 February at London’s King Street. This season’s evening auction is led by a strong core of British painting, with highlights including Peter Doig’s The Architect’s Home in the Ravine (1991, estimate: £10,000,000 – 15,000,000)
Blancpain introduces the new Fifty Fathoms Bathyscaphe Flyback Chronograph Blancpain Ocean Commitment II (BOC II). For the first time, this piece features an all-blue ceramic case. For each timepiece sold...
The World Media Group* has today announced that the World Media Awards (WMAs) will be back for a second year in 2017 following the success of their inaugural year in 2016. The global WMAs are the only awards that celebrate the effectiveness of cross platform, cross border, content-driven advertising.
Following on from the Gombessa I expedition, which revealed the secrets of the coelacanth, the greatest zoological discovery of the 20th century, and Gombessa II, which studied the spectacular spawn of the camouflage grouper, Laurent Ballesta and Blancpain have travelled to Antarctica for a pioneering exploratory, diving and photographic mission.
The Bensaude Hotels encompass seven 4-star hotels, six in the Azores Islands and one in Lisbon. Terra Nostra Garden Hotel, in Furnas on São Miguel Island, Hotel Marina Atlântico, Hotel Açores Atlântico and São Miguel Park Hotel in Ponta Delgada, Terceira Mar Hotel on Terceira Island, Hotel do Canal on Faial Island and, the one hotel outside of the Azores archipelago, Hotel Açores Lisboa in Lisbon.
All Aston Martin road cars possess some of that sporting DNA, but the luxury brand’s most extreme models draw directly from that knowledge and passion to deliver something altogether more overt in looks and ability. The new Vantage GT8 is just that.
Melchior Only Watch is a friendly robot best buddy with a mission to help and protect. Only Watch is a biennial charity auction of unique timepieces under the High Patronage of HSH Prince Albert II of Monaco to raise money for research on Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy (DMD). This is a genetic disorder characterized by progressive muscle degeneration affecting young children, primarily boys.
German high-end watch manufacturer Glashütte Original hosts the German Watchmaking Art exhibition, presenting Glashütte Original new world traveler watch, Senator Cosmopolite as well as highlights from its Ladies Collection, from 22 January to 24 February at Harrods, London.
William & Son’s guiding ethos is simple yet increasingly rare; to provide a carefully curated selection of the cream of luxury products, be they for enhancing the person or accessorising the home. From leather goods to silverware, jewellery to watches, crystal to bespoke items, William & Son pulls together an eclectic mix of the surprising and the special.