New & Noteworthy

The new Arteriors showroom, which opened earlier this month on the corner of Melrose Avenue and Huntley Drive in West Hollywood, is the 25-year-old brand’s first store selling directly to consumers...
Resource Furniture, a 14-year-old distributor that specializes in multifunctional pieces that maximize space, is now the exclusive dealer of Stealth Kitchen Modules. Occupying a footprint as small as...
The U.S. exhibition of The Fashion World of Jean Paul Gaultier: From the Sidewalk to the Catwalk (currently on display at the Brooklyn Museum) may be coming to an end this weekend, but starting in...
What does your favorite car have in common with ancient rulers, deities, and saints? It too can be immortalized in sculpture, thanks to the stone specialists at Lapicida . The English company has...
Perched on the rim of a dramatic gorge, Alila Jabal Akhdar christens the Sultanate of Oman’s newest luxury travel destination. Why Go: Three years ago, Sultan Qaboos issued a decree to establish an...
This January, the German porcelain house presented a 23-piece furniture collection at the historic villa that speaks to the company’s future.
As the head of distilling and whisky creation for Glenmorangie , Bill Lumsden has been responsible for some extraordinary single malts finished in barrels that previously held something other than...
A Christian Liaigre–designed villa is currently for sale at Le Sereno, a beachfront hotel on the northeast end of St. Barts. The Parisian designer of interiors and furniture kept the 7,500-square-...
For the past 13 years, Fabio Micucci has selected the finest of Italy’s contemporary decorative arts for his eponymous showroom in Los Angeles, which he describes as an “Italian conceptual space.”...
Santa Fe is a haven for artists and a mecca for art lovers, with 200 galleries within 2 square miles. The following are a few stops to include in a leisurely gallery crawl. Gerald Peters Gallery A...
Two of the world’s most celebrated shorelines—the Amalfi Coast and Santa Monica State Beach—will come together this week when Southern California’s Shutters on the Beach welcomes Positano’s Le...
In 2012, the Aston Martin Owners Club formed AMOC Racing , an organization that holds races throughout England to provide Aston Martin owners an opportunity to compete on professional auto-racing...
The owners of vineyards sometimes exhibit personalities every bit as faceted as their wines. Katherine Crofton Cebrian Pringle was such a person. This figure of 20th-century San Francisco society...
After receiving numerous requests from clients who travel to dangerous regions of the world for business, Garrison Bespoke has developed a custom bulletproof suit….
The classic seersucker suit has been given a contemporary spin this season by the 105-year-old New Orleans–based menswear brand Haspel . Its founder, Joseph Haspel Sr., helped popularize the...
In 2011, the London financiers and frequent travelers Abel Samet and Samuel Bail embarked on an obsessive 18-month search for the perfect travel bag. “Most leather bags we found were too flashy,...
“In cities across the world, guys are leaving the car behind and discovering the simple buzz of cycling,” says Michael Herz, a former creative director (with Graeme Fidler) of the Swiss menswear...
The 1923 New York Yankees world-championship watch presented to George Herman “Babe” Ruth will cross the auction block on February 22 at Heritage Auctions’ Sports Platinum Night Auction in New York...
It may not have a 188 mph top speed like the 911 Carrera S or be as beautiful as the 918 Spyder hybrid , but the Porsche P1 has something that other models from the German carmaker can never claim:...
The all-wheel-drive Nissan GT-R has received a makeover for the 2015 model year—and a bump in starting price for the base Premium model ($101,770) and the Black Edition ($111,510). The starting price...
The Swiss watch manufacturer Hublot launched its first mechanical watches in the early 1980s—a bold and contrarian move at a time when most manufacturers were abandoning complicated mechanisms for...
Two and a half centuries ago, in 1764, King Louis XV authorized the foundation of the French crystal house Baccarat. To celebrate its sestercentennial, the company is hosting yearlong festivities...
When a 200-acre parcel in North Yorkshire, ­England, came up for sale, a local couple in their early 40s jumped at the chance to own a piece of history. The couple, fashion entrepreneurs with a...
In addition to its Vitruvius-series motor yachts launched in the last few years, including Exuma and Galileo G , the Italian yacht maker Perini Navi is also well known for its large and luxurious...
Imbibing Friday-evening cocktails (especially after a week of deadlines) has become a cherished editorial practice here at the Robb Report headquarters in Malibu, Calif. And for the last couple...
Jim Young—a co-owner and the vineyard manager of the Robert Young Estate Winery , whose father, the late Robert Young, planted the first Cabernet Sauvignon vines in Northern California’s Alexander...
In early January, the 2014 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) welcomed to Las Vegas more than 150,000 attendees, which the Consumer Electronics Association says beats the attendance record set at the...
When Tom Sellers was awarded a Michelin star this fall for his Restaurant Story , the 26-year-old became one of the youngest chefs in the United Kingdom to receive the accolade. In just six months,...
In a city known for its Renaissance architecture, the Florence-based Archea Associati continuously breaks ground with its cutting-edge projects. The firm recently designed a 5,400-square-foot art...
The Norman stirs up the roar of the 1920s in the thoroughly exuberant city of Tel Aviv. Why Go: Right next to the treelined Rothschild Boulevard, the Norman has unassumingly moved into a bustling,...

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