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The jewelry designer Judith Ripka has created a captivating collection of jewelry for Valentine’s Day that goes far beyond the standard heart motif. Known for employing an array of colorful and...
Just in time for Valentine’s Day, Cire Trudon —the 370-year-old Parisian maker of opulent candles for the royal court at Versailles — has created a $160 box set of three of its top-selling scents (...
Toast a loved one with a glass of Krug Champagne Brut Grande Cuvée and decadent chocolate truffles from Vosges. The Chicago-based chocolatier pairs a bottle of bubbly with a mix of nine exotic...
Tables for two are a hot commodity on February 14. These five restaurants are especially enticing, with innovative Valentine’s Day menus that engage both the heart and the mind. Aquavit, New York Red...
For those seeking an over-the-top experience this Valentine’s Day, the new Capella Washington, D.C., Georgetown hotel has partnered with Saks Fifth Avenue for a Capital Engagement Package . Priced at...
The riverfront Ritz-Carlton, Kyoto , brings a new level of luxury hotel to Japan’s former capital. Why Go: Kyoto has been called one of Japan’s most beautiful cities. Among the city center,...
The Chinese New Year, which is based on a lunar rather than a solar calendar, fell on January 31 this year, and Ulysse Nardin celebrated the occasion with the release of the Classico Horse, the third...
In 2008, the Van Cleef & Arpels Lady Arpels Féerie took home Robb Report ’s Best of the Best award for Women’s Watches. Now Van Cleef & Arpels is back with the Féerie Rouge , a new version of...
On the Thermal Club’s South Palm circuit, a 1.8-mile racetrack set amid the desert landscape of Southern California’s Coachella Valley, a Porsche Cayman blazes along at 120 mph as it nears the end of...
A new massage at San Diego’s Grand del Mar helps boost performance on the links as well as soothe golf-specific muscles.
The new De Bethune DB28 Digitale is a striking combination of classic technique and avant-garde design. It marks a departure from the typical dial aesthetic of the DeBethune DB28 series; rather than...
As the first large-scale showing of new luxury watches of the year, Geneva’s Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie is a barometer of new and upcoming trends in watchmaking...
Since producing the world’s first commercially available absinthe in the early 19th century, Pernod has become practically synonymous with the green-colored spirit. In the United States, the high-...
Last fall, Technogym released the Artis—a treadmill that employs the Italian company’s Unity digital control console, which runs on a platform based on Google’s Android operating system.
Fabergé pendants, ostrich feathers, and pearly shagreen leathers are among the materials used by Michel Heurtault to create his new line of custom umbrellas and parasols. Indeed, the Parisian...
For at least 90 years, Coca-Cola has kept spectacularly, theatrically mum about its recipe—even adopting a policy that the only two corporate officials at any given time who are formally permitted to...
The Palace Hotel Tokyo is giving 50 guests VIP access to Art Fair Tokyo, which takes place this year from March 7 through 9 at the Tokyo International Forum. The 10th edition of this annual event...
On February 2 at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, N.J., some 85,000 fans will attend Super Bowl XLVIII to watch the Seattle Seahawks take on the Denver Broncos. Robb Report has ample suggestions...
Kiteboarding conditions are near perfect in front of the new Zanzibar White Sand Luxury Villas , as are the Indian Ocean views from the resort’s massive accommodations. Why Go: After climbing...
The 150-foot Benetti Panthera was launched late last year and recently unveiled to the press. Constructed at Benetti’s shipyard in Livorno, Italy, Panthera sports gracefully undulating lines that...
Auralic , a relative newcomer to the audio scene, has taken the hi-fi world by storm in the last few years with a portfolio of front-end equipment that combines audiophile-grade sound quality with...
Sunday marked the conclusion of the 2014 North American International Auto Show in Detroit, the 14-day automotive extravaganza that hosted a bevy of noteworthy reveals from the world’s leading luxury...
Mercedes-Benz has developed a tendency to make bold promises with its concept cars. And at the recent North American International Auto Show in Detroit, the German carmaker has done so again with its...
While the Motor City has hosted an automotive trade show every year for much of the past century, the event did not become the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) until 1989, which made...
Although Jim Beam popularized the term small-batch whiskey in the 1990s, the practice of distilling limited editions of the spirit has actually been going on in United States for more than two...
At the 2014 Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie in Geneva (January 20 to 24), the watchmaker Jaeger-LeCoultre introduced the latest addition to its renowned Grande Reverso series, the Grande...
Two years ago, when Boulder Amplifiers first delivered its 3050 monoblocks —the manufacturer’s $205,000-per-pair flagship power amps, which were included in Robb Report ’s Best of the Best for 2013—...
The spa and skin-care brand Espa recently opened a spa at the Vdara Hotel and Spa in Las Vegas—its first outpost in the western United States. While the British company has more than 350 spas in 55...
Family owned and operated for more than 140 years, the Chinese builder Cheoy Lee Shipyards has debuted the newest addition to its Alpha line of sporty cruisers, the Alpha 87 Express Sportbridge. At...
With more villa accommodations than rooms and suites, Anantara Phuket Layan Resort and Spa lands on Thailand’s white-sand shores. Why Go: The jagged shape of Phuket island accounts for some of...

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