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Although Michael Bastian was only 19 years old when Perry Ellis presented his final collection in...
At the sale of actress Ellen Barkin’s jewelry collection last October at Christie’s in New York,...
When presented with a visually arresting landscape for a golf course, some designers respond with a...
It was mating season in Oberstdorf, the brightly frescoed village in the south of Bavaria, and all...
Since 1967, when he introduced his Polo label with a series of handmade ties, Ralph Lauren has been...
For years after its introduction, the 1600 Spider represented the defining design of Alfa Romeo...
Hype suffuses the hospitality business, but the Keating hotel in San Diego is indeed—as its...
Five years ago, Honda Motor Co. engineer Michimasa Fujino wrote a technical paper in which he...
Big Ben Roethlisberger no doubt wishes he had been wearing a helmet when his Suzuki Hayabusa sport...
Sitting in a private study in the corporate offices of the company his grandfather founded in 1873...
Our archetypal image of a radical is often at odds with reality, as early American history...
Some would argue that the Dino is the most beautiful sports car ever made, and it is an argument...
As the lights dim at Disneyland’s Honda ASIMO Theater in Anaheim, Calif., a blue curtain rises to...
During a group visit to Kiton’s Naples, Italy, factory in 2001, one of the guests questioned...
Not far from Vumbura Plains, a posh safari camp in Botswana’s Okavango Delta, Grant Harris is...
An interview with Nicola Bulgari cannot be contained to a q uestion-and-answer format. With his...
Venus Rising In the 1880s, in Sarnico, Italy, Ernesto Riva became the first boatbuilder to fit...
Something about this Pershing 90 is different. The original 90, a black and silver convergence of a...
On a bluff overlooking Bali’s rugged Bukit peninsula, a chorus of men in black-and-white-check...
What a difference pressing a button can make. One jab of the index finger upon the simple gray...
If BMW motorcycles were cars, they would be Porsche 911s. Both are high-end, high-priced forms of...
Ulysse Nardin received an early, though not immediately apparent, head start in the watch industry’...
In a building resembling an aircraft hangar, dozens of men clamber over an object as large as a...
The latest Mondial de l’Automobile—known outside of France as the Paris Motor Show—was genteel,...
It may be true that, as a BMW spokesman says, the M6 convertible will appeal to the car enthusiast...
To demonstrate how well the Vectrix handles, Dana DeCosta weaves the electric maxi-scooter along a...
Soon after Errett Loban Cord purchased the Duesen-berg company from brothers Fred and August...
Many golfers have surveyed the glacial pace of play ahead of them and fantasized about building...
Working his coa —a long-handled knife with a flat, moon-shaped blade—a jimadore hacks swordlike...
Europe’s fascination with so-called primitive art reached its apogee during the first half of the...

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