New & Noteworthy

Lürssen has long been a global leader in megayacht construction, but in the last year, the German builder has delivered some of its largest and most stunning vessels to date. Following the delivery...
At Sociètè du Vin , a new wine-collectors’ clubhouse in Bridgehampton, New York, members get private cellars and access to exclusive tasting events. Designed by Hollywood set designer Elvis Restaino...
With a delicate, cushion-shaped case reminiscent of the 1920s, Glashütte Original ’s new women’s-watch collection has a distinctly feminine edge. The Pavonina Collection is named from the Latin word...
Chanel ’s first timepiece, the Première, was unveiled in 1987. It reflected some of Coco Chanel’s most enduring symbols: the octagonal case is in the shape of the stopper on the Chanel No. 5 perfume...
Timed to coincide with the 60th anniversary of the firm’s original diver’s watch, Blancpain ’s Fifty Fathoms Bathyscaphe can dive to new depths: It is water resistant to 1,000 feet. New developments...
On June 11, Christie’s will sell a Patek Philippe grand complication from 1900 that was originally owned by the American industrialist Stephen S. Palmer. Comprising a minute repeater, split-seconds...
Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts opened its second European property on May 11: the Shangri-La Bosphorus, Istanbul . The six-story hotel, set on the Bosporus, has 186 rooms and suites (from...
This limited edition ping-pong table from James Perse is as understated and sophisticated as the brand’s sportswear. The teak design comes with a removable leather-bound net and an optional teak top...
The Berlin-based fashion house Lever Couture has created one-of-a-kind pieces for celebrities such as Gwyneth Paltrow and Britney Spears. Now the company’s lead designer, Lessja Verlingieri, is...
The German audio expert Sennheiser began shipping its new flagship in-ear headphones, commonly known as earbuds, in late April. Priced at $1,000, the Sennheiser IE 800s feature a number of...
Earlier this month, the residential community of Golden Oak at Walt Disney World Resort began selling residences in its newest neighborhood, Marceline . For each of the 19 one-quarter-acre parcels...
The new PrimaDonna S ($2,999.95)—the highest-end espresso machine yet from De’Longhi—brews a fresh cup of coffee, from whole beans, at the touch of a button in about a minute. The unique, compact...
Former women’s-wear designer José Ramón Reyes has been specializing in closet organization and personal shopping since he founded his company, the Custom Project , in 2012. Recently the New York–...
The renowned chef Alain Ducasse has opened his latest restaurant concept, Rivea , at the Byblos Hotel in Saint-Tropez—just in time for the summer season. It replaces the chef’s restaurant Spoon. The...
The perfumer Roja Dove, who spent more than 20 years working with Guerlain fragrances and on other fragrance projects, unveiled an exclusive collection of signature scents at Bergdorf Goodman this...
Oracella , the latest river cruiser from Orient-Express , was built to capture the pioneering spirit. At just 200 feet long, the ship’s small size allows it to sail through remote destinations in...
When the all-new 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray arrives in September, there will be no shortage of buyers who will want to be among the first to get their hands on this latest iteration of the...
The Rodeo Drive Concours d’Elegance is something of a Father’s Day tradition in Beverly Hills, Calif., as a wide variety of vintage and racing cars and motorcycles line the street for the day. In its...
Now its fifth year, the goldRush Rally —a premiere automotive lifestyle rally—is providing its drivers with three different options for participating. For those looking to experience all that the...
Thousands of auto races are held all over the world annually, but very few can compare to the prestige and glamour of the Monaco Grand Prix . Run since 1929, the race is held on the Circuit de Monte...
Every spring, most of the major Swiss watch brands unveil their new product innovations for the year at BASELWORLD. After several days of reviewing new models from the top brands, Robb Report ’s...
A great selection of high-tech items are available that are sure to satisfy any dad this Father’s Day. From an all-in-one analog audio system to stylish audiophile-grade headphones to top-of-the-line...
In contrast with the bad-boy image of yesteryear’s tequilas—which were often associated with dusty, cork-stoppered bottles in equally dusty saloons—today’s premium tequilas are strictly controlled by...
The historic Peking to Paris rally is the most challenging endurance test for classic cars (and their owners), delivering an experience that is unparalleled in the crowded world of vintage-auto...
Since 1953, when Gucci first released the Horsebit loafer, the shoe has been worn by generations of stylish and famous men—from Clark Gable to Matt Damon—and has even been inducted into the...
Stone & Strand is a new website offering an exceptionally curated selection by 24 fine jewelry designers, from contemporary cameo pieces by Amedeo, whose family has been hand-carving them since...
Behind the scenes at some of the world’s greatest luxury brands, including Louis Vuitton, Bulgari, Christian Dior, and Berluti, are craftspeople creating leather goods, jewelry, watches, footwear,...
The historic French jewelry house Van Cleef & Arpels is revealing some of its unique techniques in jewelry and watchmaking this summer, from July 17 to 31, in a series of hands-on courses at the...
Created by David Grapshi of Sazerac, Harlen Wheatley of Buffalo Trace, and the tequila master distiller Miguel Cedeño Cruz, the Expresiones del Corazón collection brings tequila to the forefront of...
For his namesake firm’s first corporate project, the New York–based architect and interior designer Tony Ingrao (see Portfolio in the May/June 2013 issue of Robb Report Home & Style ) has...

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