New & Noteworthy

Pritzker-winning architect Zaha Hadid has teamed up with France’s 126-year-old crystal manufacturer Lalique—a unique juxtaposition of avant-garde and tradition—to create Crystal Architecture, a...
The seating manufacturer Stylex, based in New Jersey, has released a stately new office chair this month.
In 2006, Tibaldi, Italy’s oldest pen maker, forged a partnership with the British automotive marque Bentley that resulted in the Tibaldi for Bentley series of writing instruments.
Scotch whisky was originally called uisge beatha, a Scottish Gaelic phrase meaning “water of life.”
The Pilatus PC-12 single-engine turboprop has been a popular aircraft in that category since it entered service in 1994, with nearly 1,300 examples delivered worldwide to date. Pilatus PC-12 NG is '...
This spring, Dior Homme gives black tie a lightweight, casual feel with an informal lineup of summer tuxedos and suiting.
The owners of the recently delivered yacht Sassy, from Hargrave Custom Yachts, were so satisfied with their three previous builds from the Ft. Lauderdale, Fla., shipyard, that they went back a fourth...
Chinese artist Li Hongbo’s current exhibition, Tools of Study—which will be on display through March 22 at the Klein Sun Gallery in Chelsea, New York—pays homage to numerous classical sculptures.
The Princess Yachts S72 is the first model in a new series from the English builder.
The Sanchaya welcomes guests to discover Lagoi Bay, an upcoming beach-resort destination on the Singapore Strait scheduled to open June 1.
The atmosphere at mid-February’s Miami International Boat Show, which displayed more than 3,000 boats, was the most positive it has been in years.
It stands to reason that Johnnie Walker’s master blender, Jim Beveridge would have quite a challenge if he wanted to select just three of these casks from which to make a superpremium, super-refined...
The newest men’s sneakers combine comfort with exceptional style touches that range from luxurious exotic-skin trim to edgy stud details and striking color combinations.
The dawn of a new Ferrari era is here, marking the end of naturally aspirated automobiles from the marque.
This spring will welcome the inaugural Bottega Gran Fondo to California’s Napa Valley.
Mooney Aviation has designed fast, efficient, single-engine airplanes since 1929.
Cartier’s newest triple complication, the Rotonde de Cartier Earth and Moon, made its global debut last month at the Salon Internationale de Haute Horlogerie.
The Shangri-La Hotel, Lhasa, beckons luxury travelers up to the roof of the world.
The most lavish suites from the Mirage and Caesars Palace in Las Vegas —once reserved as prizes for casino high rollers—are opening to the public.
The gleaming Waldorf Astoria Beijing, a newly built bronze jewel box, shines near the high-end Wangfujing shopping district.
New Ravenna Mosaics, known for its hand-cut glass and stone tiles, launched a new pattern in February.
Pangolin London, a sculpture-only gallery located just east of Regent’s Park, is re-creating a series of Britain’s Arts Council touring exhibitions from the 1940s and ’50s entitled Sculpture in the...
Created in 2002 to celebrate the 30th anniversary of Audemars Piguet’s Royal Oak line of watches, the original Royal Oak Concept was a radical reinterpretation of the esteemed design, featuring an...
From now until April 20, the St. Regis Aspen Resort is offering guests a travel package that entails a four-night stay at the resort highlighted by a day of heli-skiing fresh powder in the Colorado...
Typically, Richard Branson’s Necker Island must be reserved in its entirety for one group.
David Stewart, the longest-reigning malt master in Scotland, has been with the Balvenie for over 50 years, so he knows the Speyside distillery like few others.
Relais & Châteaux—the global network of chefs, restaurants, and five-star hotels—is marking its 60th anniversary by creating an ambitious food and wine festival.
Yachts from the Mangusta brand by Italy’s Overmarine Group are typically sleek and speedy and feature an open design, which makes them appealing to owners who desire abundant outdoor space.
In addition to getting the El Bulli Foundation off the ground, chef Ferran Adrià has produced a seven-volume collection of recipes for every dish produced during the last years of his legendary...
For decades, the boutique manufacturer Christophe Claret has produced movements for some of Switzerland’s most prominent watch brands.