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Recognizing the truth to the adage that home is where the heart is, we have assembled a selection...
On a recent spring evening, a mix of some 20 New York architects, interior designers, and magazine...
Tomas, properly attired in a waiter’s white jacket and black tie, pauses graciously at his dinner...
It’s impossible to write about bespoke furniture designer David Linley without mentioning his...
Normand Laprise was referring to himself, not the tall chef’s hat, when he named his restaurant...
It was without a doubt one of the most unusual and interesting whiskies I had ever sipped. Although...
Kopi Luwak, with a price tag of about $175 a pound roasted, just may be the rarest and most...
Any watch’s ultimate purpose is to tell the time of day, but an obviously unbridgeable gulf exists...
In the early 1990s, June Jacobs and Peter Thomas Roth became pioneers in the clinical skin care...
Some of the most unforgettable images ever captured on film are on display and on sale at the Pop...
If you haven’t been to a spa lately, you’re in for a surprise. Push open the door and you will...
Las Vegas, with all its diversions, is a noisy place where one’s senses are assaulted with a never-...
Each summer, the Mediterranean island playground of Capri attracts scores of global jet-setters who...
Recent patriotic fervor has the American flag appearing on everything from automobile bumpers to...
After cultivating a devoted female following, British jewelry designer Stephen Webster (212.226...
The creations for the human foot from Silvano Lattanzi, the master of Italian shoemaking, display a...
Martin Carstarphen has spent the last five years investing his money, time, and talent in...
Designer John Hardy lives and works in a luxurious retreat in Bali, where he frequently draws upon...
When Audemars Piguet introduced its groundbreaking Royal Oak in 1972, the company assumed a split...
Affluenza is a dysfunctional relationship with money or wealth, or the pursuit of it. —The...
The Sound of Music includes a scene in which the Baroness Schraeder character explains to her...
The Darwinian principles of survival had the Galápagos Islands as their testing laboratory; those...
Ferrari enthusiasts may soon understand what Formula One champion Michael Schumacher experiences as...
At first, the mileage and route seemed daunting. The Internet BMW Riders list ( www.ibmwr.org ), a...
Some people buy books online, others purchase clothes. A select few have raised the concept of...
We’re somewhere between Miami and Baltimore, some 60 miles out on the Atlantic Ocean. The...
For everyone, the realization comes differently. “I know for me it was a strange feeling,” explains...
Jaguar’s S-Type hasn’t exactly crumbled the competition, nor has it become lodged among our...
Parked beside the cream clapboard colonial building that houses Linney’s pearl emporium in Broome,...
In 1995, when John McLaren finished writing his first novel, Press Send, the former diplomat...
When Scott Jones decided he wanted to watch movies in his turn-of-the-century English manor near...
“I think California is the best country in the world and always will be no matter who comes into it...

Connoisseur at Large™: A Horse, of Course

The doorbell rang, and the Connoisseur opened the front door to find his old chum Smedley at the...
The automobile has captured our imaginations for more than 100 years—each new design the standard-...
A story—in all likelihood apocryphal—has an Englishwoman telling Ettore Bugatti that he built the...