New & Noteworthy

As a follow-up to the fast-moving SRX and the surprisingly swift CTS-V, and as part of its return...
The second-generation Mercedes-Benz SLK ( www.mbusa.com ) will arrive in September displaying style...
Following the theme of rugged elegance set by the Range Rover, the new Land Rover LR3 ( www...
One-upmanship infects even those in the most sophisticated circles. Consider Swiss watch designers...
Only the cognoscenti are aware that the venerable British crown jeweler Garrard has opened its...
Michael Tapia has always considered himself a citizen of the world, and rightfully so. The Mexican-...
Is 100 years of experience really required to produce an exceptional watch? Jérôme De Witt does not...
As the Olympic torch makes its way home to Athens this month, you can expect the usual deluge of...
If two wrists cannot satisfy your urge to flaunt complicated mechanical accessories, you can now...
It was an idea that could have been conceived only in a bar, when the vodka was working its magic,...
The current trend in golf course design emphasizes a natural approach, one in which architects move...
While veneration is duly accorded to Ferrari and Lamborghini for their iconic, candy-colored beasts...
The way Bill Samuels Jr. tells it, his family had been making bourbon for seven generations when,...
Traditions run deep in California’s wine country. But none runs as deep, or can be traced back so...
Contrary to the wistful pronouncements of lore, the transformation of the Golden State from bovine...
John Hunt’s day begins at dawn. There are hundreds of avocado trees to plant and 10 tons of fresh-...
Forbidden X In 1992, the Arturo Fuente Cigar Co. literally planted the seeds for the Fuente Fuente...
The Glenlivet Cellar Collection 1964 While the Glenlivet arguably remains America’s most widely...
The ritualized use of sweets, primarily in the form of calorie-laden desserts, to mark the special...
The aristocracy of Art Deco, the streamlined design style that swept the world in the 1910s, 1920s...
In 76 b.c., the captain of a merchant vessel from Rhodes veered too close to the cliff-lined shores...
“We’re having trouble with one of the elephants,” our guide, Piet Marimane, informs us as the...
The Presidential Suite at the Four Seasons Hotel Boston (617.338.4400, www.fourseasons.com/boston...
Furniture created by architects has a room of its own in the world of interiors. The pieces are...
A jolt of caffeine has been the genesis of many a brainchild. The cappuccino Juergen Pluess was...
Ferguson Hill (+44.20. 7284.0969, www.fergusonhill.co.uk ) is already planning at least one...
In January 2003, when entrepreneur Peter de Savary acquired the Manor House hotel in Devon, England...
Forming a club is not nearly as challenging as sustaining it. In addition to maintaining the...
Visually and mechanically, Aston Martin’s new and striking DB9 seems to offer no compelling reason...
Henry Ford was wrong: history is not bunk. Refutations abound, especially in the auto industry,...

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